March 21, 2021
Lent 5: Called to deep growth
Call to Worship
O Worship Our God VT 129
What is this place HWB 1
Scripture: John 12:20-33
In the Bulb There Is a Flower HWB 614
Lord, I Need You VT 155
Leading Us in Worship:
Prelude/Postlude – Delphine Schwartzentruber
Worship Leader & Prayer – Janessa Otto
Children’s Time – Gladys Bender
Testimony – Kathy Loree
Sermon – Pastor Steve Drudge
March online (formerly coin) offering: renovation of a Mill St. house in Kitchener for affordable housing by Mennonite Disaster Service volunteers and MennoHomes funds. More info here. To contribute, e-transfer to email@example.com., go to https://mennohomes.com/ or mail to 202-50 Kent Ave., Kitchener, ON N2G 3R1 and designate for Mill St.
Today 11:00 a.m. Adult Education
Today No Coffee Time
Next Sunday (Palm Sunday), March 28
Lent: Deep Calls to Deep
9:45 a.m. Livestream and limited in-person worship
Lent 6: Called to deep Hope
Scripture: Matthew 21: 1-11
Speaker: Pastor Max Kennel
11:00 a.m. Children’s Sunday School
11:00 a.m. Coffee Time
Holy Week Services
March 28 (Sun.) 9:45 a.m. Palm Sunday (printable Palm Branches will be emailed out or available at the back of the fellowship hall.)
Thurs Apr 1 (Thurs.) time TBD. Maundy Thursday Prayer and Songs on Zoom
Apr 2 (Fri.) 10 a.m. Good Friday Hybrid Worship Service with Communion
Apr 4 (Sun.) 9:45 a.m. Easter Sunday Hybrid Worship Service
Coming Steinmann Events
March 24 (Wed.) 3:30 p.m. – Peace & Justice Committee meeting.
March 26 (Fri.) 10:00 a.m. – Rental Committee meeting.
March 24 (Wed.) 8 p.m. MYF Sponsor Meeting.
March 24 (Wed.) 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. Treaty as Sacred Covenant Storytelling – internationally recognized storyteller Sandi Boucher. Details and registration https://bit.ly/3cI0dDv
March 25 (Thurs.) 8 p.m. Anti-Racism Indigenous Learning Group – Exploring the Indian Act
March 28 (Sun.) 1:30 p.m. Forest Church meeting at Hidden Acres Camp. Theme: Standing on Holy Ground. Registration required. https://bit.ly/3cJ1LwS
MCC New Hamburg Thrift Centre – Volunteers are needed to cut rags on Monday mornings. Call Emma at 519-662-2867 for more information.
Canadian Mennonite subscriptions: All who attend Steinmann Mennonite Church may receive a subscription to Canadian Mennonite. The biweekly magazine is delivered in print, by email, or both. Subscriptions are paid for collectively through MCEC. To start a new subscription, add digital delivery to an existing print subscription, or switch to digital-only, please contact Dawna at 519-638311 or firstname.lastname@example.org. We will submit our congregation’s subscription list by March 26.
Congratulation to Ray McAllister who is celebrating his 80th birthday on Monday, March 22.
We would like to say thank you to our church family. We appreciated all the phone calls, emails, cards, messages, meals and the prayer shawls given to us. All these gestures have helped us with the passing of our brother Bruce. Thanks again . Sharon Leis & Mark and Sandy Scheerer
Remember in Prayer
Mark Erb who is undergoing knee replacement surgery on Tuesday in London.