Welcome

Welcome to the Reed City Church of the Nazarene.  Thanks for choosing to worship with us today.  May God fill you with His presence as you seek Him this morning.

Rev. Eric Woods, Chaplain from Eagle Village, will share a message today from Galatians 2:1-10 entitled “The Unlimited Potential of the Gospel”.

We would like to know you were here today - please connect with us:


PRAYER

Join us as we pray for the following...

Special focus: The men and women serving in our Armed Forces.
Health Issues: Vernice Berton, Ruth Ford, Evelyn Ruppert, Ez Sims, Nick Scholten, and Doris Bittner.
This week’s * families/individuals: Joe Quales Family, Sue Carlson, and Joe & Cathy Johnston.

* Our church family is very important to us and so we choose to remember a few families/individuals each week in prayer.

Please share with us God’s activity in your life and how our Pastoral staff can pray for you. 


ANNOUNCEMENTS

Welcome for Pastor Joe & Molly Lee

Pastor Joe, Molly, Bracy & Anders join our church family to begin serving our Youth & Children on Sunday, November 11. We would like to make them feel welcome by stocking the parsonage with snacks, cleaning supplies & paper goods prior to their arrival. Donations will be collected at the church through Sunday, November 4. Suggested food items are Vernors, sparkling water drinks, almonds, pretzels, peanut butter, lunch meat, kids fruit & veggie pouches, Goldfish & other crackers, hummus & veggies. Other suggested items are swiffer and other cleaning supplies as well as paper goods (plates, napkins, paper towel, toilet paper).

Monthly Prayer Meeting

We hope to see you at the monthly prayer meeting this Thursday, October 25th at 7:00pm. Our emphasis will be our mentoring program, KidsHope, and Solid Rock children’s ministry, including the upcoming Fall Fun Fest.

Galatians Reading Challenge

Pastor Chris DeMerell and Rev. Eric Woods will be preaching from the book of Galatians for the months of October and November. Pastor Chris has challenged us to read through the 6 chapters of Galatians each week in preparation for the coming Sunday’s sermon.

Fall Fun Fest

If you have not yet volunteered for our October 31 Fall Fun Fest, there is still time - please click below or mark your connect card. We also need your help in getting the word out! There are flyers at the Welcome Center at the back of the Worship Center - please take several and share them with your places of work and your friends and family. If you are able, many hands are also needed to help set up and decorate for the event following the morning service next Sunday, October 28th. Donations of candy can be brought anytime and left at the Welcome Center. Thank you!


TODAY’S ACTIVITIES

9:15am

  • A Charitable Discourse, Peter Strom (Family Room A)

  • God Calls a People, Bob Jacobs (Family Room B)

  • Solid Rock Small Groups (Preschool-6th Grade) (Children's Wing)

  • Feed the Dog Teen Study (7-12th Grades) (Youth Room North)

10:25AM

  • Men’s Prayer Huddle

10:30AM

  • Worship

  • Solid Rock Nursery, Preschool & Large Groups (K-6th Grade)

11:30AM

  • Club 56 Sundae Fundae (Family Room)

5:30pm

  • Foundations Bible Study (3rd-6th Grades) (Children’s Blue Room)

  • Wesley Cell (Family Room)


MINISTRIES

CONNECT GROUPS

Get further connected with God and His family here at RCCN through one of our Connect Groups.  Contact the Church Office at 832-5871 or click below to request more information.

Connect - Ladies  
All ladies are invited to a Bible Study on Ephesians twice monthly at 6:30pm (2nd & 4th Wednesdays) at the home of Sharon Moritz. Contact Sharon or the church office for more information. The next meeting will be October 24.

Connect - Wednesday
Weekly at 7pm:
”Reflecting His Word” Ladies Bible Study led by Teresa Kingsbury 
Men's Bible Study led by Jerry McInnis

Connect - Parents
Weekly meetings Sundays at 5:30pm in the Youth Room North.

Connect - Young Professionals
Meeting weekly on Thursdays at 6:30pm in the Youth Room South this group is for both men & women, married or single, college-age to thirty-something.  This fall they are studying “Forgotten God” by Francis Chan. Childcare will be available each week.

Be sure to get added to the Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/groups/Rccnconnect/) if interested or contact Mallory DeMerell for more information.  

solid rock

Foundations Bible Study for 3rd-6th Graders meeting weekly from 5:30-7:00pm.

TODAY is Club 56 Sundae Fundae. All 5th & 6th graders are invited to stay after church for Star Wars-themed food, fun and games until 2:30pm.

Practice has started for the children’s Christmas musical during Solid Rock music time. Pat Osborne is leading this fun musical called “Really Really Really Good News!” and we need all of our Solid Rock students to participate and attend as many practices as possible (as simple as coming to church/Solid Rock!).

Volunteers are needed! See Joe or Kendra Quales if you are interested in working with our children. The most crucial need is in the preschool and nursery rooms.

VELOCITY

All 7-12th Graders are invited to come for Velocity youth group on Sundays at 5:30pm on the following dates:

  • October 28

  • November 11 and 18

  • December 2 and 9

SHEPHERD'S TABLE

Join our Shepherd’s Table ministry team as we serve 75-100 individuals each week at our Thursday evening meal.  To volunteer or to get more details, click below.


special events in the community

LOVE INC FUNDRAISER DINNER

Join LOVE INC at their Annual Fundraiser Banquet on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at the Fox Hill Event Center with punch at 6 PM and a delicious dinner at 6:30 PM and a fun auction to follow. They will share how they serve those in need in Wexford and Osceola Counties. Tickets are $30.00 and can be bought individually or you can purchase a table of 8 tickets and reserve it. Please pray for their efforts to provide an impact experience and transformation to Christ in all they do for the Kingdom! For more information call 231-779-1888.


weekly updates

ATTENDANCE:     

Morning Worship:         221
Sunday School: 96
 

FINANCIAL REPORT:

GIVING:
Tithes/Offerings:     $5,054
Debt Reduction:      $375

Income:  
Year-to-Date Received:     $222,192
Year-to-Date Budget:        $211,451

Expenses:
Year-to-Date Expended:   $217,921
Year-to-Date Budget:        $220,353


upcoming events

wednesday, october 24

6:30pm Connect Ladies (Home of Sharon Moritz)
7:00pm
 – Connect Wednesday - Men's Bible Study (Family Room)
7:00pm – “Reflecting His Word” Ladies Bible Study (Youth Room South)

THURSDAY, october 25

5:30pm – Shepherd’s Table (Family Room)
6:30pm – Connect Young Professionals (Youth Room South)
7:00pm – Monthly Prayer Meeting (Worship Center)


Oct. 31 – Fall Fun Fest
Nov. 11 – Club 56 Sundae Fundae
Nov. 29 – Monthly Prayer Meeting


NEXT SUNDAY

october 28, 2018

9:15am

  • A Charitable Discourse, Peter Strom (Family Room A)

  • God Calls a People, Bob Jacobs (Family Room B)

  • Solid Rock Small Groups (Preschool-6th Grade)

  • Feed the Dog Teen Study (7-12th Grades) (Youth Room North)

10:25AM

  • Men’s Prayer Huddle

10:30AM

  • Worship

  • Solid Rock Nursery, Preschool & Large Groups (K-6th Grade)

11:30AM

  • Decorate for Fall Fun Fest

5:30pm

  • Foundations Bible Study (3rd-6th Grades) (Children’s Blue Room)

  • Wesley Cell (Family Room)

  • Velocity (7-12th Grades) (Youth Room South)

  • Connect Parents (Youth Room North)