Sunday

February 1

 

Sid BattsThis Sunday, Senior Pastor Sid Batts will be the preacher during all three worship services:

  • 8:30 a.m. in the sanctuary
  • 10:45 a.m. in the sanctuary
  • 10:45 a.m. Rejoice! in Mullin Life Center.

Sid's sermon title is "Super Bowl Clash in the Synagogue."

Scripture: Psalm 111 and Mark 1:21-28

Sunday's Sanctuary service bulletin (pdf)

Church School: 9:30 a.m.

Children and youth classes:

  • Preschoolers meet on the second floor of Corl.
  • Grades K-1 and 3 students meet on the third floor of Corl.
  • Second-grade students continue "Taste the Bread, Touch the Water," a Milestone class about Baptism and Communion (Corl 303).
  • Fourth-grade students continue "Getting to Know My Bible," a Milestone class about Bible basics (Corl 306).
  • Fifth-grade students meet in Memorial 300.
  • Youth classes meet on the third floor of Shetler.

Adult classes:

  • The Agape Class meets in Memorial Chapel. In January, Professor Sandie Gravett is leading "Ecclesiastes: Our Stories -- Life, Meaning and Advice." 
  • The Commitment Class (Memorial 100) features "Jesus Incorporated: Exploring Contemporary Issues Through the Scriptures."
  • The Faith Matters Class (Memorial 202) continues "The Gospel According to Music."
  • The Foundations Class (Memorial 303) continues "Real Kids, Real Faith."
  • The Homebuilders Class meets in Memorial 200 to continue "Spirituality and the Twelve Steps" by Richard Rohr.
  • Parents of Teens Milestone Class (Shetler 116) continues "Sticky Faith" this week.
  • The Seekers Class (Shetler 214) continues its study of John, led by Gerard Davidson.
  • The Travelers Class (Memorial 304) continues its new study, "The Gospel According to the Academy Awards," with Austin Carty teaching.
  • Young Men's Bible Class meets in Redhead Hall. Charles Howell continues the class's study of Amos.

Milestones classes for children

Second-grade students and their parents continue "Taste the Bread, Touch the Water," a Milestone class about Baptism and Communion (Corl 303).

Fourth-grade students and their parents continue "Getting to Know My Bible," a Milestone class about Bible basics (Corl 306). The students will receive their Bibles during worship.

Confirmation Class

Our eighth-grade students meet for Confirmation Class, third floor of Shetler, at 9:30 a.m.

Youth groups will not meet

Youth groups will not meet this Sunday evening.

Upcoming Sundays

Feb. 8: Bob Goff, author of Love Does, joins us for worship and activities.

March 1: Congregational meeting following 10:45 a.m. Sanctuary service to vote on a slate of elder nominees

Feb. 22: First Sunday in Lent (Ash Wednesday is Feb. 18).

March 22: Confirmation Sunday.

March 29: Palm Sunday begins Holy Week.

April 5: Easter!