November 8th Bulletin

Peace Sunday

Prelude
Call to Worship
Prayer
Jesus Be the Centre STS 31
Come Walk with Us STJ 2
Children’s Time
Scripture Reading – Ephesians 4:1-6
Sermon
Whatsoever You Do STS 52
Announcements
Beauty for Brokenness STS 115
Benediction
Postlude

Leading Us in Worship:
Worship Leader: Rick Brenneman
Music: Al Mills, Sara Roth
Children’s Time: Steve, Michelle, and Samantha Wagler
Sermon & Benediction : Pastor Steve Drudge
Congregational prayer: Cliff Kennel

Today we have used some worship resources from Mennonite World Conference. Feel free to contribute to the MWC Global Sharing Fund.

NEXT SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 15

9:45 a.m. Livestream and in-person gathering for worship.
Scripture: Luke 14: 7-24
Speaker: Al Mills

JR. YOUTH

Nov. 14 (Sat.) 2-4 p.m. Outdoor Scavenger Hunt at the Wagler farm, dress to be outdoors.
Nov. 29 (Sun.) 11 a.m. Jr. Youth Sunday School on Zoom

MYF

Nov. 15 (Sun.) 3-5 p.m. Community Scavenger Hunt, dress to be outdoors, meet at Pastor Sara’s.

COMING STEINMANN EVENTS

Nov. 10 (Tues.) 7 p.m. Advent worship planning meeting

Nov. 11 (Wed.) 7:00 p.m. Vision Focus Team meeting

Nov. 22 (Sun.) Eternity Sunday. A sacred time and space to feel our grief and losses. We will remember members of the congregation and other family and friends who have died during the past year (Nov. 2019-2020). If you wish to have a name read during the service, please add their name and information to the sheet at the back of the fellowship or be in touch with Pastor Sara by November 18.

Virtual Sunday School and Christian Education classes; links will be sent out Sunday mornings.
Nov. 8th, 22nd, 29th (Sun.) 11 a.m. Virtual Coffee Times
Nov. 15 (Sun.) 11 a.m. Adult Ed on Zoom
Nov. 29 (Sun.) 11 a.m. Jr. Youth Sunday School on Zoom
Dec. 6 (Sun.) 11 a.m. Children’s Sunday School on Zoom

COMMUNITY EVENTS

Nov. 12 (Thurs.), 7:00 p.m. Eby Lecture 2020 Online: #MennonitesToo: Sexual Violence and Mennonite Peace Theology. Professor Carol Penner presents her research. More information at http://grebel.ca/eby.

Nov. 16 (Mon.), 2-8 p.m. Blood Donor Clinic at Steinmann Mennonite Church. Appointments are required. To book an appointment call
1-888-236-6283 or To Donate

Nov. 20-21, (Fri.-Sat.) Becoming Peacemakers: MCC’s Virtual Peace Conference. Join MCC staff and friends as we discuss what it means to be a peacemaker, especially in the midst of a global pandemic and increasing racial tensions. Register at mcco.ca/peace-conference.

Nov. 21 (Sat.) 8 p.m. MCC Centennial Celebration: storytelling, music, prayer and thanksgiving. RSVP at mcccanada.ca/centennial-celebration.

NOTICES

Mennonite Central Committee Christmas Giving
Christmas gifts that share comfort and joy with our neighbours around the world. See the catalogue on the table the Fellowship Hall or online at https://mcccanada.ca/christmas#!

Come to Hidden Acres for a personal retreat or a family getaway. For more information: www.hiddenacres.ca or contact info@hiddenacres.ca or 519-625-8602.

PERSONAL NOTES

Congratulation to:
• Viola Dorsch who is celebrating her 94th birthday on Tues. Nov. 10
• Daniel Ropp who is celebrating his 85th birthday on Tues., Nov. 10
• Ruby Gingerich who is celebrating her 92nd birthday on Wed., Nov. 11
• Victor Dorsch who is celebrating his 93rd birthday on Thurs., Nov. 12
• Marie Zehr who is celebrating her 84th birthday on Thurs., Nov. 12

Thank you for the wonderful celebration last Sunday! We were overwhelmed with your many kind words, music, cards, emails, and gifts. We will miss you, and we wish you God’s blessings.
Pastor Myrna & Tim

With grandparents David and Susan Seyler and parents John and Melissa, we rejoice in the birth of Lillian Melissa on Friday, October 30.

REMEMBER IN PRAYER

Please hold in prayer Betty Roth, who is receiving care at Grand River Hospital.

Praise God for the generosity of those who gave to the Global Church Sharing Fund COVID-19 response. May the good news accompany the efforts of 27 communities whose proposals have been approved to improve the physical situations of their neighbours. – Mennonite World Conference

Steinmann Mennonite Church 1316 Snyder's Road West Baden, Ontario Canada N3A 3K8 Founded: 1824