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Interim Notes

I am glad to say that after staying home and resting on Monday and Tuesday of this week, I am now feeling much better.  I hope all of you have been stricken with what’s going around are also doing better. I just finished writing my report as interim pastor to be included in the church’s […]

Weekly News: Pastor Jim

Scriptures: Genesis 1:26-27; 2 Corinthians 5:6-7; Matthew 26:36-39 Sermon: “At the Fork in the Road:  Understanding God’s Will” My sermon last Sunday was about Jesus’ baptism by John the Baptist.  I said that in submitting to baptism Jesus showed he was obediently devoted to doing God’s will; I also asked what it means for each […]

Music, Music, Music!

Affirmation of Faithfulness – Williams/Martin “Affirmation of Faithfulness” is a stately declaration of  faith and devotion to God.  It is a dynamic celebration of God’s goodness, and dares to ask us for our response in return.

Sock It To ‘Em

Sock Drive For Westside CARES The need for clean, warm, dry socks at Westside Cares (WSC) is great all year long, but especially now in these cold winter months.  Everyone please join in the collection of socks for WSC, beginning this Sunday January 15, and continuing for the following two weeks, January 22 and 29. Here’s […]

Sunday School and Nursery!

Sunday School meets this Sunday following the Children’s Sermon about 10:30 a.m. The children will be excused for their Sunday School. We also offer a nursery for children under 4. This is the lower level of Fellowship Hall.

Youth Group: Last Sunday Each Month

Save the Date: The next youth group meeting will be January 29th, about 11:30 a.m. Please plan to join us and bring a friend! The babysitting project for December brought us time to generally hangout, watch movies, snack…it doesn’t get any better! See you on the 29th.  

Women’s Bible Study

Thursday, January 12, 2017, 1:00 p.m. What Jesus Meant by Garry Wills Page 108, Chapter 7, The Death of God  

Turning The Tables On Rockey

Photo by Cathy Karr Usually Charles Rockey is the one holding the brush and painting a picture, however, last Sunday Tina Riesterer was doing the painting. After church Rockey sat quietly while Tina painted his portrait. Even while other members were taking down all the Christmas decorations the two of them continued with Tina’s creation. […]

Oh No! Those Crazy Typewriters!

At the evening service tonight, the sermon topic will be ‘What Is Hell?’ Come early and listen to our choir practice. ————————– Eight new choir robes are currently needed due to the addition of several new members and to the deterioration of some older ones. “A cheerful heart is a good medicine.”—Proverbs 17:22

Pocket Blessing

Dear Father, Today we pray for your help as we deal with setbacks in recovery and health for ourselves as well as those around us. The faith we have in your healing spirituality is what carries us through the difficult times. Our full recovery from health challenges, those challenges our family may face, the issues […]

Pledges Still Coming In

Thank you for your pledges of support for this church into 2017! The “Stewardship Drive” is over, but we are still accepting pledges into this year. If you have not turned in your pledge it is not too late! Please drop it in the offering plate or send it to Patsy in the office. Please do […]

January Calendar: 2017!

Sat. Jan. 7, 11:00 a.m. Memorial Service for Dorraine Schipper (Betty’s sister) Jan. 15th, 11:30 a.m. Executive Council Sunday, Jan. 29, 11:00 a.m. Annual Meeting after worship Ongoing Events: Weekly Sundays Choir Rehearsal: 9:15 a.m. Worship Service: 10:00 a.m. Coffee Fellowship: 11:00 a.m. following worship service Bell Choir Rehearsal: 11:15 a.m. Youth Meet: Second Sunday Each […]

Take Time To Celebrate!

JANUARY BIRTHDAYS Jan. 1  –  Atticus Baker Jan. 8  –  Patsy Woods Jan. 9  –  Cathy Karr Jan. 10  –  Gary Smedley Jan. 13  –  Lou Carpenter, John Morgan Jan. 14  –  Robert Smith Jan. 17  –  Larry Matejcek Jan. 20  –  Deb Bornholdt Jan. 23  –  Keith Elsberry Jan. 24  –  Linda Baker Jan. […]

Rocky Mountain Conference News

Congregations Alive! 3 is coming soon! Specifically, it will take place February 2–4, 2017 at First Plymouth Congregational UCC, Englewood. In fact, the Information Envelopes have been in the churches for a couple of weeks and folks are starting to register in order to get that early-bird discount. And now, you can download / print your own […]