Creature • Creation • Creator
Blessed are those who trust in the Lord
…They shall be like a tree planted by water. – Jeremiah 17:7-8
Call to Worship
Touch the Earth Lightly
Open up the heavens
Prayer response move about
KIDS: Can you find where flat Jesus is today?
Following the time of worship all are welcome to enjoy a picnic lunch and conversation
Leading Us In Worship:
Worship Leader: Kim Lichti
Music and song leading: Worship Team
Children’s Time: David Martin
Sermon and Prayer Response: Brandon Gingerich
Monday (church office closed)
8:50 -11:30 a.m. Baden Summer Bible Camp
7:00 p.m. VFT meeting
Aug. 14 (Wed.) 9:00 p.m. St. Soxx vs. East Zorra Bruzers (Queens)
Aug. 18 (Sun.) 8:00 p.m. St. Soxx vs. East Zorra Bruzers (St. Agatha)
Aug. 21 (Wed.) 9:00 p.m. St. Soxx vs. East Zorra Bruzers (New Hamburg)
Aug. 15 (Thurs.) 7:00 a.m. Steinmann Mennonite Church men’s breakfast, join us for fellowship and a prayer on a summer morning before work or retirement activities. Location: Omega Restaurant 685 Fischer Hallman Road, Kitchener, ON N2E 4E9 (across from Sun Rise Mall on Ottawa St.). http://www.smchurch.ca/ministries/kitchener-west-end-breakfast/
Aug. 17 (Sat.) 6:30 p.m. SOSA-(Single or single again) will be holding their annual corn/wiener roast at 307 Maurice St. New Hamburg. Please RSVP (519-662-2971) if you are able to come so we know how much food to get. Corn & wieners will be provided, please bring a chair, beverage, & snack to share.
Aug. 18 (Sun.) 2—5 p.m.—Pastor Sara’s 30th Birthday Open House. All are invited to the family farm 656891 Rd 15, Tavistock. Bring your own lawn chairs. There will be food, games, piñata, and time to enjoy the farm and the pond. Parents of young children please bring your own life jackets. There will be a photo with all the kids at 3 p.m. Hope to see you there!
Aug. 18 (Sun.) 2:30 p.m.—Detweiler Meetinghouse. The Fair Wind sings and plays acoustically, the traditional music of England, Ireland and Scotland. Everyone welcome. More information: Laurence Martin, 519-504-4591.
Sept. 20 – 22 (Fri.–Sun.) Men’s Retreat at Silver Lake Mennonite Camp. For more details visit www.slmc.ca.
Sept. 29 (Sun.) – Save the date! Hymn sing, potluck, and pie auction to raise funds for the new hymnal, Voices Together, coming in 2020.
Reminder send your photos of Flat Jesus, wherever he’s going with you this summer … the beach, camping, or just hanging out at home. Send photos to firstname.lastname@example.org
Wendy Wagler, Church Accountant will be working remotely Aug. 7—16. Please feel free to reach out through email accountant@smchurch or leave a message with Dawna through the church 519-634-8311.
• Congratulations to Jean Gingerich, who is celebrating her 89th birthday Wednesday August 14th and Arthur Steinmann who is celebrating his 92nd birthday Friday, August 16th.
REMEMBER IN PRAYER
• Pray for the participants and leaders of the Baden Summer Bible Camp, that they will all have fun and experience Jesus’ care. Good weather would also be a blessing.
• Other congregations in Wilmot.
• The peace teaching of International Witness workers Joji & Dann Pantoja around the world as well as through PeaceBuilders communities in the Philippines.