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.
Pastor Chris DeMott will share a message entitled The Revolution VI - The Characters.
We would like to know you were here today - please connect with us:
Join us as we pray for the following...
Special focus: The men and women serving in our Armed Forces.
Health Issues: Ruth Ford, Evelyn Ruppert, Ez Sims, Nick Scholten, and Doris Bittner.
This week’s * families/individuals: Arend & Nancy Smith, Karl Nelson Family, Wendy Sims Family and Pastor Joe Lee Family.
* 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.
Holy Week Schedule
You are invited to participate in several activities with your church family and community. Mark your calendars and plan to join as your schedule allows:
Maundy Thursday, April 18
6:30pm: Family “Come & Go” Communion - Pastor Chris DeMott will lead small groups in prayer, reflection and the receiving of communion from 6:30-8pm in our Worship Center.
Good Friday, April 19
1pm: Annual Reed City Ministerial Association Cross Walk beginning at the United Methodist Church and concluding at the cemetery. It is suggested that walkers bring a personal hygiene item (toothpaste/shampoo/soap etc) for the pantry to leave at the foot of the cross in the cemetery as a sign of sacrifice.
7pm : RCCN’s annual Good Friday Service helps us remember and consider the great sacrifice Jesus made for each of us on that day He surrendered His life for ours.
Easter Sunday, April 21
9am: breakfast in our Family Room. There is no cost for this meal but please RSVP on the Connect Card or by following the link below.
10:30am : Worship & Baptism Service/All for Others Offering (no evening activities)
All for Others Offering
RCCN has a tradition of utilizing our Easter offering to bless other individuals & ministries. Please prayerfully consider how God desires for you to participate in next Sunday’s collection. Thank you for your generosity.
Refresh Reed City/Cookie Bakers Needed
In lieu of our annual community service clean up, we encourage you to join the inaugural Refresh Reed City event on Saturday, April 27. If you would like to participate in the spruce up efforts, please contact City Hall at 832-2245 to volunteer. We will continue our tradition of distributing homemade cookies to our community leaders and servants. If you would like to bake cookies, sign up on the Connect Card and drop off your cookies to the RCCN kitchen on Sunday, April 28 (they will be distributed Monday, April 29).
Monthly Prayer Meeting/National Day of Prayer
In commemoration of the National Day of Prayer, we are combining our April and May Monthly Prayer meetings into one meeting on Thursday, May 2 at 7:00pm. You are invited to join your church family and local community in prayer for our nation as RCCN is one of several sites open in Reed City that day.
World Vision 6K
Each year RCCN participates in the World Vision 6K. Doing so makes a life-changing difference by providing clean water for life for a young child. Please set aside your Saturday, May 4 and plan to walk or run in the Global 6K for a donation of $50. See the bulletin board in the foyer for more information or follow the link below to register.
A Few Special Invitations from Pastor Chris DeMott (PC)
You’re invited to take the next step in your faith journey by being baptized on Easter Sunday. If you have ever considered being baptized or would like to know more, please mark your interest on the Connect Card or by following the link below or marking it on your Connect Card.
Join PC and his family as they visit our sister church in Guatemala this summer, August 1-6. Now is the time to express your interest as plans are beginning to take shape; let Pastor Chris know or jot a note on your Connect Card. If you would like to know more, plan on joining Pastor Chris at 9:45am on Easter Sunday in the Youth Room for an informational meeting.
A Charitable Discourse, Peter Strom (Family Room A)
God Calls a People, Bob Jacobs (Family Room B)
Solid Rock Small Groups (Preschool-6th Grade)
Teen Sunday School Class, Patty Fasbender (Youth Room South)
RCCN Info/Membership Class, Pastor Chris DeMott (Youth Room North)
Men’s Prayer Huddle
Solid Rock Nursery, Preschool & K-6th Grade
Velocity (7-12th Grades), Youth Room South
Wesley Cell, Family Room
Parent Connect, Worship Center
Foundations Bible Study (3-6th Grades), Children’s Blue Room
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 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 April 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 Worship Center. They are watching a DVD study by Louie Giglio, Goliath Must Fall.
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. Childcare is provided.
Be sure to get added to the Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/groups/Rccnconnect/) if interested or contact Mallory DeMerell for more information.
The final Club 56 Sunday Funday date for the school year is May 19.
Foundations Bible Study for 3rd-6th Graders meets weekly on Sundays from 5:30-7:00pm in the children’s area blue room.
CONNECT - EXPLORE FAITH - HAVE FUN
Velocity youth group for 7-12th grade students meets weekly on Sundays from 5:30-7:00pm in the Youth Room.
7: Velocity Sunday Night
14: Velocity Sunday Night
21: NO VELOCITY (Easter)
28: On the Road: Movie Night @ Pastor Joe’s (5-7pm)
Connect to Velocity on Social Media:
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.
Morning Worship: 238
Sunday School: 99
Debt Reduction: $275
Year-to-Date Received: $44,613
Year-to-Date Budget: $40,350
Year-to-Date Expended: $34,730
Year-to-Date Budget: $40,680
Wednesday, april 17
7:00pm Connect Men’s Bible Study (Family Room)
7:00pm Reflecting His Word Ladies Bible Study (Youth Room South)
Thursday, april 18
5:30pm Shepherd’s Table (Family Room)
6:30pm Family “Come and Go” Communion (Worship Center)
6:30pm Connect Professionals (Youth Room South)
FRIDAY, APRIL 19
1:00pm Community Cross Walk (United Methodist Church)
7:00pm Good Friday Service (Worship Center)
Apr. 26-27 – District Assembly
Apr. 27 – Refresh Reed City
May 4 – World Vision 6K
april 21, 2018
Family Breakfast (Family Room)
Guatemala Informational Meeting (Youth Room South)
Men’s Prayer Huddle
Worship & Baptism Service
Solid Rock Nursery & Preschool
Family Worship K-6th Grade