Announcements for week of March 27, 2011


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Announcements for week of March 27, 2011

  1. 1. Disciples of Christ<br />A movement for<br />wholeness<br />in a <br />fragmented world.<br />
  2. 2. Disciples of Christ<br /><br />Spiritual formation<br />and wellness website.<br />
  3. 3. We offer prayers for…<br />Gay Cutler<br />Tom Gilson<br />Jim McKinstry<br />Joe Miller<br />John Niemantsverdriet<br />
  4. 4. We offer prayers for…<br />Park Avenue Christian ~ Des Moines, IA<br />First Christian ~ Woodbine, IA<br />First Christian ~ Packwood, IA<br />From the<br />Regional Prayer Calendar<br /><br />
  5. 5. Do you have a prayer request?<br />Names will be printed with<br />permission by those for whom prayers have been requested.<br />Leave written requests<br />in the offering plate,<br />call the office at 753-3129<br />or email<br />
  6. 6. Birthday Blessings<br />28th Karen McBride<br />5thBritney Best<br />
  7. 7. FOOD BOX NEEDS <br />Leave<br />food offerings <br />in the grocery cart.<br />Desperately NEEDED:<br />Chicken noodle soup<br />Tomato soup<br />Large cans of soup with meat<br />Monetary donations: place in offering plates marked EFB<br />
  8. 8. FOOD BOX Thank You <br /> “We express our sincere appreciation to you for your support. Your generosity<br />enables this ministry to continue.”<br />2010 Collections<br />$523<br />834 food items<br />
  9. 9. March Mission Project<br />Stork’s Nest<br />Diapers & Wipes<br />Newborn to 3 months<br />Place in Gathering Area Basket<br />
  10. 10. Comfort Quilters<br />Third Thursday of the Month<br />9:00 am to Noon<br />All are welcome to help.<br />Contact: Sarah Sade<br />
  11. 11. “The E perience”<br />9:00 a.m. Sunday Mornings<br /> Pre-school – K Nursery worship<br /> Grades 4 - 6 Upstairs<br /> Grades 7 – 12 See next slide<br /> Live and Learn Downstairs<br /> Adult Experience Library downstairs<br />x<br />
  12. 12. Youth Group<br />Grades 7 – 12<br />1st and 3rd Wednesdays<br />7:00 – 8:30 p.m.<br />Here at the church<br />April 6 & 20<br />
  13. 13. Community<br />Lenten Breakfasts<br />Wednesdays, 6:30 a.m.<br />March 9 Here<br /> March 16 St. Mary’s Catholic<br /> March 23 First Presbyterian<br /> April 6 Hope United Methodist<br /> April 13 Our Savior Lutheran<br /> April 20 First United Methodist<br />
  14. 14. DWF: Disciples<br />Women Fellowship<br />All women welcomed!<br />Lenten Breakfasts<br />March 30, April 6, 13, 20<br />9:30 a.m. No cost<br />“Bouquet of Blessings –<br />Devotions to Delight Your Soul”<br />
  15. 15. Fellowship Time<br />Hosts Wanted<br />Sign up in the Gathering Area.<br />Provide snacks and/or drinks for 100 (coffee is available) – something simple. Ask your group, committee, class or friends to join you in offering this simple ministry of hospitality following worship.<br />Serving Fair Trade Equal Exchange Coffee<br />
  16. 16. Faith in Action 2011<br />Are you interested in helping<br />organize a Faith in Action Sunday<br />for this spring?<br />Contact Pastor Gail<br />753-3129<br />
  17. 17. SHARE Iowa<br />Volunteer and receive<br />groceries<br />for half price.<br />1-800-344-1107<br /><br />
  18. 18. Free Trade Equal Exchange<br />Coffee & Tea Sales<br />It’s Working!!!<br />Your purchase is helping farmers around the world. For sale in the Gathering Area.<br />
  19. 19. Recycle Your Bulletin<br />*If you take a bulletin and<br />don’t wish to keep it,<br />please place it and other papers<br />in a recycle bin by the doors.<br />*Help us reduce paper use and waste.<br />Please take a bulletin only if you use one.<br />Sponsored by the<br />Middle School & High School classes<br />
  20. 20. The Library<br />Check out the novels by<br />Missionaries (DD #266)<br />Free internet access.<br />Delivery to homebound members.<br />On the lower level off Fellowship Hall.<br />
  21. 21. Book Lovers<br />Look for the Book Cart<br />in the Gathering Area<br />for the library’s used book sale.<br />Free will donations accepted.<br />
  22. 22. The current newsletter<br />is now available online at<br /><br />The March newsletter is online.<br />
  23. 23. Gathering Area<br /> Resources<br />Annual Report<br />Lenten Study<br />Golden Envelopes<br />Mission Project for March<br />Fair Trade Coffee<br />February Board Report<br />
  24. 24. Weekly Calendar<br />Check today’s bulletin<br />
  25. 25. Please fill out the<br />attendance information<br />In one of the black books<br />in your row.<br />Thank you!<br />
  26. 26. Central Christian Church<br />(Disciples of Christ)<br />Phone: 641-753-3129<br />Email:<br />Website:<br />
  27. 27. Central Christian Church<br />(Disciples of Christ)<br />Office hours<br />Office 9:00 am – noon Mon. & Thurs.<br /> 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Tues. & Wed.<br />The building will be open Mon. – Thurs. at 8:30 am. It will remain open during office hours and for scheduled activities.<br />
  28. 28. Central Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)<br />300 West Main Street<br />Marshalltown, IA 50158<br />Office open Monday – Thursday <br />8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.<br />Pastor Rev. Gail Thiessen<br />Organist/Pianist Colette Benge<br />Choir Director Chris Thiessen<br />Office Denise Juel<br />Custodian Ken Fiscus<br />Board Chair Jim Anctil<br />