“Where the UNCHANGING WORD meets the needs of a CHANGING WORLD” Pastor Gary Gladfelter 342-8663 or 264-6671 PastorGladfelter@ElkRapidsbc.com Check us out on Facebook and at elkrapidsbc.com! July 30, 2017 “To Reach Those Who Are Seen in 2017!” Opening “Lord I Lift Your Name on High” Worship in Offering Worship in Scripture Reading – 2 Thessalonians 2 Worship in Prayer and Meditation “My Faith Looks Up to Thee” - #539 Worship in Praise “All Hail the Power of Jesus’ Name” - #43 “He is Exalted” - #36 “Open the Eyes/Holy, Holy, Holy” “How Great Thou Art” - #147 “How Great is Our God” Closing – “I Exalt Thee” - #31 Unsung Servants: Our church officers for the past year. Lona Goodrich and Ed & Lodena Benak. Thank You!
Welcome to our services! 10:00 a.m. – Sunday School 11:00 a.m. – Morning Worship Service Prayer Ministry: Today: Richard Friske. Next Sunday: Lisa King and Cheri Peterson. Nursery Ministry: Today: Jerica Gillett. Next Sunday: Shonda and Kendra Benak. TODAY Quarterly Business Meeting – this morning following the service. All voting members make your plans to be in attendance. We will hear oral reports and also be approving our ballot of officers for the coming year: Deacons: Ed Benak, Richard Friske, and Jim Tollefson. Treasurer/Bookkeeper: Ed and Lodena Benak Church Clerk: Karen Haspas Love Offering – We will be taking up a one-time love offering for Jon and Melanie Mitchell this morning. THIS WEEK Wednesday, August 2nd – Wednesday Night Live – 5:15 pm – Meet at the church at 5:15 pm or downtown Elk Rapids at 5:30 pm. Saturday, August 5th – Harbor Days Parade – We are still waiting on details for the parade. The puppet team from God’s Helping Hands will be riding on a float. Sunday, August 6th - The team from God’s Helping Hands will be sharing their ministry in the morning service. Our luncheon will be at Jim and Diane Tollefson’s home at 1:30 pm. We might also have a baptism that afternoon. Come and fellowship with us!
The total offering last week was $2,355.67: $200.00 was received into the Deacon’s Fund for Jon and Melanie Mitchell, $30.00 was contributed to the Building Fund, the remaining $2,125.67 was posted to the General Fund.