Would you like to become a member? Would you like to dedicate your child(ren)? To initiate a conversation, express your intent or to ask questions, contact: Pastors Chris, Jerry, or Kathryn, through the Church Office (620-241-1109).
The McPherson College Choirs will present a Homecoming Concert in the Church Sanctuary at 2 p.m. today. A goodwill offering will be taken. We hope you can attend.
The Cedars Café will host a lunch buffet on Monday, October 12, to benefit United Way of McPherson County. All community members are invited to come enjoy soup, salad and desserts from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost is a free-will donation. One hundred percent of the proceeds will support the PASS IT FORWARD campaign. All dollars raised during the annual campaign remain in McPherson County to support human service programs related to education, health and income.
Fall Work Day is planned for Saturday, October 17. Everyone is encouraged to participant. Details will be forthcoming.
Fall Festival – 4 – 7 p.m., Sunday, October 18, Bruce and Barbara Wagoner Farm, 755 14th Avenue. Activities will include a bonfire, hay ride, fishing, board games, and pumpkin decorating. You are invited to sign up on the church website (macbrethren.org) for providing chili, toppings, a side dish, or desserts to share. Inclement weather – meet at the church.
Everyone is invited to participate in the CROP Walk which is planned for Sunday, October 25. The walk will involve the congregation and McPherson College students and staff. An ice cream social will follow the walk with free will donations to the CROP walk. Contact Kendra Bowen, CROP Walk Coordinator, for questions (email@example.com or 620-504-2772).
The Gathering is planned for Friday – Sunday, October 30 – November 1, at the Webster Conference Center, Salina. For early bird registration (due by Monday, October 19), check the District website (firstname.lastname@example.org).
An African Adventure – January 6 – 14, 2016 – You are invited to join Herb and Jeanne Smith who will be traveling to the New Jerusalem of Africa – Lalibela. Discover the eleven churches carved monolithically into the ground 38 feet, worship in a cave monastery, deliver PET wheelchairs, visit the Patriarch of the Orthodox Church in his mansion for tea, and shop in the largest outdoor market in Africa. For additional information, contact Herb Smith (email@example.com or 620-241-7128).
2015 Financial Information
September September Year-To-Date
Offerings/Pledges $21,876.97 Offerings/Pledges $273,154.88
Other Gifts 9,578.28
Expenses: (34,300.91) Expenses: (304,722.09)
Net Surplus (Deficit): (12,423.94) Net Surplus (Deficit): (21,988.93)