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.

This morning Pastor Chris DeMott will be concluding our summer sermon series as we look at the final chapter of 2 Samuel.

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 poor and hungry in our community.
Health Issues: Vernice Berton, Ruth Ford, Evelyn Ruppert, Ez Sims, Nick Scholten, and Doris Bittner.
This week’s * families/individuals: Chris Ford, Chris Todd, and Rick & Jewell Woodall.

* 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

Wesley Cell Camp Meeting

All are invited to the annual Wesley Cell Camp Meeting tonight at 5:30pm. There will be special music, hymns, fun, food, fellowship and a message from guest speaker Rev. Randy Murphy. Join us at the tent behind the church, bring a finger food snack to share and lawn chairs. Hot dogs and drinks will be provided. Contact Joyce Bittner at 231-349-7014 if you have any questions.

Campfire Tonight

Our Guatemala Mission team will be hosting a campfire tonight following the Wesley Cell Camp Meeting.  Everyone is invited and encouraged to join us. S’more supplies will be provided.

NOTE Change to Sunday, August 26 Schedule

All Sunday School classes (9:15am) will be on “Summer Break” on Sunday, August 26 so please plan to join us for our 10:30am Worship Service.

August Ladies Trip

All ladies are invited on a tour of the Music Museum in Traverse City on Thursday, August 23. Cost of admission is $12 with plans for eating lunch out. Departure will be at 10:30am from the church with return at 4:30pm.  Sign up with Sharon Moritz or the church office.

Family Breakfast September 2

Everyone is invited to join us for the final family breakfast of the summer on Sunday, September 2 at 9:15am in our Family Room.  Please RSVP here or on your Connect Card.

Are you interested in Baptism?

A baptism service is being scheduled for Sunday, September 23. If you have ever considered being baptized or would like to know more, please click below, mark your connect card or talk to Pastor Chris.

Ladies Retreat

All ladies are invited to the annual Northern Michigan District Ladies Retreat on October 12-13 at the Lakeside Resort in Houghton Lake. Our own Melissa Maynard will be leading worship - you don't want to miss out! Registration forms (register by Sept. 4 & save $5!) and information are in the back of the Worship Center or you may contact Becky in the church office.


TODAY’S ACTIVITIES

9:15AM

  • Solid Rock Small Groups (Preschool-6th Grade)
  • “Pursuing Holiness” (Teen-Adult) (Family Room)

10:25AM

  • Men’s Prayer Huddle 

10:30AM

  • Worship* 
  • Nursery & Preschool

*Family Worship for Solid Rock K-6th grade.

5:30PM

  • Velocity (7-12th Grade) (Youth Room South)
  • Wesley Cell Camp Meeting (RCCN Back Lawn)

7:00PM

  • Campfire (RCCN Back Lawn)

MINISTRIES

garden

RCCN is inviting any gardeners/farmers in the congregation to share their bounty on Sunday mornings. If you have an abundance of fresh produce/eggs etc. that you would like to share you can drop them off anytime to the garden refrigerator on the shaded west side of the shed. Extras will be distributed on Sundays to bless others. Contact the church office or Mallory DeMerell if you have any questions.

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  

Join the ladies on Thursday, August 23 for a tour of the Music Museum in Traverse City. Admission is $12. Plan to meet at the church at 10:30am and return by 4:30pm with lunch out.  Sign up with Sharon Moritz or the church office.

Connect - Wednesday
Returning in September -  Ladies Bible Study led by Marilyn Boelk
Returning in September -  Men's Bible Study led by Jerry McInnis

Connect - Parents
Sundays at 5:30pm, RCCN Youth Room North (sporadic summer schedule - contact the office for dates)

Connect - Young Adult
Summer Schedule = special events throughout summer. Contact the church office or Mallory DeMerell for details.

VELOCITY

Velocity will meet on Sundays at 5:30pm throughout the summer on the following dates:
  • August 19 and 26

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.


weekly updates

ATTENDANCE:     

Morning Worship:         187
Sunday School:             39
 

FINANCIAL REPORT:

GIVING:
Tithes/Offerings:     $5,190
Debt Reduction:      $300

Income:  
Year-to-Date Received:     $163,377
Year-to-Date Budget:        $151,980

Expenses:
Year-to-Date Expended:   $157,673
Year-to-Date Budget:        $160,257


upcoming events

THURSDAY, august 23

5:30pm – Shepherd’s Table (Family Room)


August 28 – Food Truck Distribution
September 2 – Family Breakfast
September 9  – Fall Sunday School Classes Begin
September 22 – Annual Golf Scramble
September 23 – Club 56 Sundae Fundae


NEXT SUNDAY

august 26, 2018

10:25AM

  • Men’s Prayer Huddle 

10:30AM

  • Worship* & Solid Rock Promotion
  • Nursery & Preschool

*Family Worship for Solid Rock 3rd-6th Grade 

5:30pm

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