WELCOME & CALL TO WORSHIP - Pastor Kim Engelmann
Please fill out the register found in the pew rack. Fill out the yellow prayer cards with your requests for prayer and praise and place them in the offering plate or in the prayer box located in the church lobby.
The Wonderful Cross
How Deep The Father’s Love
ANNOUNCEMENTS & GREETING - Pastor Kim Engelmann
CHILDREN’S MESSAGE - Terri Dias
PRAYERS OF THE PEOPLE - Pastor Kim Engelmann
The Lord’s Prayer
OFFERING - Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone)
MEMORY VERSE - Matthew 11:28-30 - Todd Misfeldt
SCRIPTURE - Matthew 13:31-33, 44-45 - Sally Lantz
VIDEO - Chapter 24 - No Ordinary Man
COMMUNION MEDITATION - Pastor Kim Engelmann
The Kingdom of Heaven is Like...
THE SACRAMENT OF COMMUNION
Please eat the bread when served and hold the cup until everyone has been served.
My Jesus, I Love Thee
BENEDICTION - Pastor Kim Engelmann
POSTLUDE - Rebecca Harrison
Come, Ye Faithful, Raise The Strain
WE WELCOME YOU this morning! If you are a first-time visitor, stop by the WELCOME CENTER and pick up a gift mug, and coupons for a free latte and a free Bible.
SAVE THE DATE - Men’s retreat 2015 This year the Men’s Retreat will be held at Mount Hermon on the weekend of October 9, 2015. For more information contact Greg Orr at firstname.lastname@example.org.
FINANCIAL STATUS OF THE GENERAL FUND
· Total offerings received through 3/31/15 $138,180
· Budgeted offerings needed to cover staffing and ministry through 3/31/15 $149,578
· % of budgeted offering received 92.4%
For more information contact Finance Committee Chair Doug Gips at email@example.com.
Connect with others, Grow as part of the WVPC family and discover what it means to be a church member. Please plan to attend on all of the following dates::
· April 14th, 6pm - Dinner and 7pm - 1st class
· April 16th, 6pm - Dinner with church leaders
· April 21st, 7pm - 2nd class
· May 3rd, 9:30am - Reception of new members (should you decide to join)
Let Pastor Kim know if you are interested or call the church office. Childcare is provided if notified in advance
Tuesdays, 4/14, 4/28, 5/12, 5/26, 6/9, 6pm - 8pm
The evening starts with dinner at 6pm ($5/person, $10/family) and a short time of worship before going to Bible study at 7pm. There is a class for everyone!
· Confident Kids - A group for children, ages 2.5 to 5th grade (Nursery care also available for children up to 2.5 years).
· Middle School Ministry - Students, 6th - 8th
grades join the youth advisors for Bible study, games and fun (7pm - 8:30pm).
· Love & Logic (Parenting 7-12 year olds) - Offering guidance in dealing with issues faced by tweens. Help your child become a respectful, reliable, responsible adult.
· Celebration of Discipline - Learn some of the practices that help us to connect with God in a deeper way - fasting, meditation, prayer, solitude, submission, contemplation, service, etc. The class is led by Pastor Kim using the book written by Richard Foster entitled “Celebration of Discipline”.
All WVPC members are asked to attend a Congregational Meeting on Sunday, April 26, 2015 to approve the changes to the church by-laws for ECO. Copies of the proposed changes will be available at the front desk for review.
Strawberry Frestival today!
Come meet your deacon today on the patio. Enjoy a strawberry, dips and cookies. If you don’t have a deacon or don’t know who your deacon is this is a great time to find out more about the Deacons.
YOUTH HOUSEBOAT CAMP
June 15 - 20, 2015
All Middle School and High School students are invited to spend a week at houseboat camp at Lake Shasta. Students will spend the week making new friends, swimming, boating, and growing their faith. The cost is $475 per student. Register now! For more information about camp contact Ryan Eshoff at firstname.lastname@example.org.
VBS - Dive Deeper
June 22 - 26, 2015
Join us for VBS as we DIVE DEEPER into God’s Word this summer! Come sing, dance, create, and discover God’s amazing love for us as we adventure under the sea! Registration begins April 12th. $25 per child. For more information or to find out how you can help contact Sarah Stierwalt at email@example.com.
Women’s ministries Tea
Saturday, May 9th; 11:30am - 1:30pm
Celebrate spring at our high tea. Bring your mom, your sister, your daughterm or any shpecial woman in your life. Purchase your ticket on the patio Starting April 12th or contact Jean Fujiki at CAJ356@gmail.com. 10 and under $5, over 10 $10.
TEDDY Bear Fair
Tuesday, May 2nd, 10am - 2pm
A fun event for the whole family. Come adopt a stuffed animal or bring your favorite stuffy for a check-up with a real medical professional. There is entertainment, carnival games, and food for everyone. Join the fun!
FLAMINGOS ARE COMING!
Migrating in May to a front yard near you.
Starting April 12th you can sign up to have your friends flocked. Flockings begin the first weekend in May. Purchase a flock (12) flamingos to be planted in your friend’s yard by the youth group. All proceeds go to the Youth Group Houseboat Scholarship fund. $40/flock
April 12 - April 18, 2015
9:30 am - Worship Service - Sanctuary
9:45 am - Sunday School - Rooms 13 & 15
10:45 am - Adult Education - Rooms 11/12 & 15
10:45 am - Youth Bible Study - Youth Room
6:30 pm - Senior High Ministry - McHattie Hall
7:00 pm - College Bible Study - Jake’s Pizza, Saratoga
7:00 pm - Young Adult Bible Study - Westgate Mall
6:30 am - Corporate Prayer - Library
9:30 am - Women’s Bible Study - Room 11/12
6:00 pm - Tuesdays Together - McHattie Hall
7:00 pm - Confident Kids - Rooms 2 & 3
7:00 pm - Middle School Ministry - McHattie Hall
7:00 pm - Celebration of Discipline - Room 15
7:00 pm - Love & Logic - Room 11/12
7:00 pm - Newcomers Class - Room 7
8:00 pm - HELP Group - Sanctuary
8:00 pm - Admin & Finance Meeting - Room 11/12
9:00 am - Boutique - Room 15
12:00 pm - Women At The Well - Library
6:00 pm - Ensemble Practice - Sanctuary
6:00 pm - Bell Choir Practice - Room 11/12
7:30 pm - Choir Practice - Sanctuary
6:30 am - Men’s Breakfast - Room 11/12
9:00 am - Women Together - Library
6:00 pm - Session Dinner - Room 11/12
7:00 pm - Session Meeting - Room 15
7:00 pm - Route 56 - Room 11/12
Saturday - Quiet