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.

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PRAYER

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 & Shirley Scholten, and Doris Bittner.
This week’s * families/individuals: DuWayne & Carol Burr, Torry Deady Family, Amador Mora Family, and Nick Grein 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. 


ANNOUNCEMENTs

Family Breakfast June 2

Everyone is invited to join us for our first family breakfast of the summer next Sunday, June 2 at 9:15am in our Family Room.  Please RSVP on your Connect Card or by following the link below.

Joyce Meyer Ladies Event

All ladies are invited to attend the Joyce Meyer Conference on Saturday, June 8 in Grandville. There is no cost for the event but plan to stop for lunch after the conference. They will leave by carpool from the church at 6:15am. Reserve your spot by June 2nd at the welcome desk in the back of the Worship Center. See Joyce Bittner or Sonya Hudson or contact the church office if you have any questions.

Summer Sunday School Schedule

Our summer adult Sunday School schedule will begin on Sunday, June 9 at 9:15 in our Family Room. All adults are encouraged to join Pastor Chris as he facilitates an eight week DVD series by N.T. Wright & Michael F. Bird entitled - “The New Testament You Never Knew.”  Fliers with the schedule are available on the Welcome Center.

There are also classes available for Preschool-6th grade students in Solid Rock and the teens will meet with Pastor Joe for breakfast & conversation on topics of faith (meet in the foyer by 9:15am to go off-site).

Packed with Love: NYC Service Project

The students attending Nazarene Youth Conference this summer will have the chance to make a great impact on the Phoenix area through a unique service project called Packed With Love. They will be collecting gender-neutral backpacks full of new school supplies at NYC to be distributed to students and schools. Our goal is for each person going from RCCN to take a suitcase full of school supplies. Please consider helping by picking up a few items (gender-neutral backpacks, pencils, crayons, glue sticks, etc). Fliers with more details are on the welcome desk. Supplies will be collected through June 9 at the back of the Worship Center.


TODAY’S ACTIVITIES

9:15AM

  • Sermon Discussion, 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)

10:25AM

  • Men’s Prayer Huddle

10:30AM

  • Worship Service

  • Solid Rock Nursery

  • Family Worship for Preschool & K-6th Grade

No evening activities - enjoy time spent with your families.


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  
A once a month excursion will be planned for the months of June through August. Watch your bulletin for information on each month’s trip. The regular twice monthly Bible study will resume in the Fall.

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
Regular Sunday evening meetings will resume in the Fall.

Connect - Young Professionals
Contact Mallory DeMerell for more information.  

solid rock

Summer Schedule:  Today is the final day of the school-year schedule for Solid Rock. There will be 3 regular Solid Rock services throughout the summer: June 2, July 7, and August 4. All other Sundays will be Family Worship Sundays, but we have something special planned for the other Sundays in August.

Sunday School will continue to meet at 9:15 all summer. We will have a combined class for Preschool-6th grade. It's going to be a great summer!

Foundations Bible Study for 3rd-6th Graders will take a break for the summer months. Watch for it to start back up in September.

The Northern Michigan District is once again hosting kids camp for ages 8-12 years old this summer at Manton Christian Camp from July 29 - August 2. Mark the date on your calendar now and pick up a registration form at the Solid Rock Check-In Desk!

VELOCITY

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.

Schedule:
May 26: No Velocity (Memorial Weekend)
June 4: Pizza & Parables, 6:30-8pm, RCCN
June 8: Backyard BBQ, 3:30-6pm, Pastor Joe’s
June 13: Coffee & Conversation, 6:30-8pm, Biggby BR

Endless Summer

Once it starts, nobody wants summer to stop! Make the most of summer by living in the moment and pretending that summer doesn’t end! Velocity on Sunday nights will be on break for the summer beginning in June BUT Pastor Joe has scheduled regular Meetups to have fun and stay connected to each other and God. Click below for the full schedule so you don’t miss out!


middle school/high school camp

If you are in middle school or high school, you don't want to miss camp this summer! It's a powerful week filled with challenging messages, inspirational musical worship, playing games, water activities, climbing, connecting with old friends, and making new ones. It's a great opportunity to get away from your everyday life and connect with God and others!  High school camp is June 17-21 and middle school camp is June 24-28 at Indian Lake Nazarene Camp in Vicksburg. Cost for camp is $290 (scholarship funds are available). For more details or to register, go to: www.indianlake.camp/summer-camp

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.


Community announcements

LOVE IN THE NAME OF CHRIST GOLF OUTING

Please join Love INC for their 10th Annual Golf Outing on Saturday, June 15 (9 AM start time) at the beautiful Cadillac Country Club on M55 West.  $75 per golfer includes 18 holes of golf, a delicious lunch and a great time.  Space is available for golfers and also for sponsorship.   If you’re interested in having fun on the course and helping our ministry reach those of our community who are in need, please call the Love INC office at 231-779-1888 for more information. 


weekly updates

ATTENDANCE:     

Morning Worship:         217
Sunday School: 92

FINANCIAL REPORT:

GIVING:
Tithes/Offerings:     $5,157
Debt Reduction:      $225

Income:  
Year-to-Date Received:     $80,736
Year-to-Date Budget:        $80,700

Expenses:
Year-to-Date Expended:   $74,919
Year-to-Date Budget:        $81,360


upcoming events

Wednesday, may 29

7:00pm Connect Men’s Bible Study (Family Room)
7:00pm Reflecting His Word Ladies Bible Study (Youth Room South)

Thursday, may 30

5:30pm Shepherd’s Table (Family Room)


June 2 – Family Breakfast/Grad Sunday
June 8 – Joyce Meyer Conference
June 9 – Summer Sunday School Schedule Begins
June 9 – Wesley Cell
June 17-21 –High School Camp
June 24-28 – Middle School Camp
July 7 – All Church Picnic


NEXT SUNDAY

JUNE 2, 2018

9:15AM

  • Family Breakfast, Family Room

10:25AM

  • Men’s Prayer Huddle

10:30AM

  • Worship Service/Grad Sunday

  • Solid Rock Nursery, Preschool & K-6th Grade

No evening activities - enjoy time spent with your families.