February 11-18, 2018

Deacon of the Week

 Ed Lambert

On-going health concerns:  see the weekly PRAYER CONCERNS

MARGE HOWELL—pancreatic cancer; home
CLARA HUTCHINS—compression fractures from a fall; home resting
STU KAY– multiple spots of skin cancer
ELLEN LEVESQUE—broken bones in foot
ANITA TAYLOR—knee replacement 1/30; Bodwell Unit
WILLIAM WOODRUFF IV—cancer surgery 2/13 in MN
Choir Rehearsal  4:30 p.m.
Nominating Committee      5:30 p.m.
Evening Service 6p.m.

Ladies’ Bible Study         1:30 p.m.
Board of Missions           6:30 p.m.

Visitation 9a.m.
Ladies’ Bible Study 36 Peary Dr.     6:30 p.m.
Men’s Bible Study          6:30 p.m.

DETOUR 6:00 p.m.
AWANA 6:15 p.m.

Women’s Bible Study  7 Perkins St. Topsham 9:30 p.m.
Prayer Meeting, Pastor Mark Rockwood leading 6:30 p.m.
Area Men’s Breakfast and Conference 8:00 a.m.
at Shiloh Chapel


Sunday School for all ages         9:30 a.m.
Morning Worship/Children’s Church             10:45 a.m.
Detour Leaders Meeting 4:30 p.m.
Choir Practice 4:30 p.m.
Evening Service 6:00 p.m.




HELPS– The Board of Deaconess’ are looking to update the HELPS list. There are some options for involvement: 1. willing to give rides on an “as needed basis”; 2. willing to assist with light household tasks or grocery shopping, etc on an “as needed basis” and 3. willing to provide meals to people who are sick, recently hospitalized or had a baby. If you would like to help, please sign up on the WALL. If you have any questions, see Debbie Witmer.

CE BOARD—is looking for some help. We need a Sunday school teacher & helper for grades k-2 and people willing to work in the nursery during the Sunday School hour. You must be a member to teach, but helpers can be regular attenders. The same is true for nursery workers. We are also looking for members willing to be substitute teacher in all classes. Please sign—up on the Wall or see June Bartlett.

AWANA GRAND PRIX CAR KITS—are now on sale, kits cost $6.00. Any adults, teens and Awana clubbers are invited to make a car and race in the Grand Prix on March 16th. To get a kit or if you have any questions see June Bartlett.

WORK AS WORSHIP—1-day local church retreat, Feb. 23. Join other Christian business owners, CEOs and leaders who want their faith to impact their work. $25 per ticket, got to www.workasworshipretreat.org. See Pastor Mark for any questions.

BABY BOTTLES— empty baby bottles are available for you to take home and fill with loose change, cash, or checks to help support our local CareNet crisis pregnancy center. Filled bottles due back next Sunday, Feb. 18th.
WEEKEND TO REMEMBER– Holiday Inn by the Bay, April 20—22. A two and a half day weekend getaway that equips couples with practical tools and resources. Don’t just survive—discover a marriage that THRIVES! Visit weekendtoremember.com. to register. More info at the Welcome desk or see Greg or Sherry Kenney.

TOTE BAGS—again this year, the Women’s Missionary Fellowship is asking for help in sewing tote bags to give to OTAN. Kits are now available, they are in the tote bag hanging on the coat rack in the foyer. Any questions see Van Sawin.

Tune to WBCI 105.9FM on Saturday mornings at 11:00 a.m. to hear our weekly sermons.