Bulletin for Sunday, June 5, 2016

Worship Leader:                Milissa Fortier      

Song Leader:                     Sheryl Wideman

Pianist:                                  Lois Burkholder  

Greeters:                            Gwen Wideman & Ruth Fockler

Order of Service

Welcome and Announcements 

Call to Worship 

Opening Prayer 

Praise Singing 

Scripture Reading: 1 Kings 18closeERROR: The IP key is no longer supported. Please use your access key, the testing key 'TEST'closeERROR: The IP key is no longer supported. Please use your access key, the testing key 'TEST': 1-2, 17-39 

Message: “Faith to Choose” – Ken Driedger 



Congregational Response/Thanksgiving/Prayer Requests 



Bulletin Announcements

Today, June 5, following the service – bag lunch in the basement, then Prayer Meeting in the Upper Room.  Scripture reading is 1 Peter 1:10-16closeERROR: The IP key is no longer supported. Please use your access key, the testing key 'TEST'closeERROR: The IP key is no longer supported. Please use your access key, the testing key 'TEST'.

Pastor Ken will be in the office/visiting on Monday, June 6th.

Barb Ribble will be in the office June 7, 9 and 10.

We extend our sympathy to the family of Mary Shank who died last week.  Visitation  at Dixon Garland Funeral Home in Markham,Tuesday, June 7 from 2-4 and 7-9.  The funeral will be Wednesday, June 8 at 1:00 at Dixon Garland.

Monday, June 6 – WMCEC (note change of date) – Join us at sewing circle to quilt and tie comforters. Men and women are welcome. Bring your lunch, beverage provided.

*Sunday, June 12 Ordination Service – Pastor Ken Driedger will be ordained during the morning worship service. Henry Paetkau, from Mennonite Church Eastern Canada , will be preaching. There will be a potluck lunch following the service.

*Sunday, June 12 at 7:00 p.m. – Hymn sing led by the Youth.  Please bring cookies and squares to share.


Tuesday, June 7, 6:30pm  Annual Mennonite  Central Committee Toronto Supper. See Mission bulletin board for details.

Saturday, June 18, 10am – Mennonite Historical Society of Ontario at Conrad Grebel.  See Events bulletin board for details.

Wednesday, June 22 at 7:30 p.m. – MICAH (Markham Interchurch Committee for Affordable Housing) AGM and information evening.  See bulletin board by elevator.

Friday, July 1- Sunday, July 3.  Family Camping Weekend at Hidden Acres Mennonite Camp. See Events bulletin board for brochure.

Mennonite Disaster Service – the Fort McMurray fire situation.  Donations can be made to “MDS” by cheque, online, or by phone.  6A –1325 Markham Rd, Winnipeg, MB, R3T4J6, phone: 1-866 261-1274.  See bulletin board by the elevator.

Would you be interested in becoming a volunteer blanket exercise facilitator? ? If there is enough interest, one will be planned in the area. Please contact Mim at mimmyh@gmail.com. If a group is interested in planning a blanket exercise, please contact Shannon at  sneufeldt@kairoscanada.org

 Wideman Mennonite Church 200th Anniversary

Sun, June 12, 7pm – Hymn Sing; bring cookies and squares to share.

Sat, July 23, 5pm – BBQ (RSVP to widemanchurch@gmail.com); 7pm – Hymn Sing

Sun, July 24, 10am – Worship Service; 12pm – Potluck ; 2pm – Memories and Music


Alumni MYF, we are counting on you to have some great stories and pictures from the last 106 years of MYF! The youth are organizing the June 12 Wideman Anniversary Hymn Sing, if you have anything you would be able to contribute to the program, please email Hannah Taylor, hdtaylor@outlook.com.


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