Information for the Congregation for Sunday, June 11, 2017

Posted June 9th, 2017

“Operation Kid to Kid” is the 2017 VBS service project and offering. This is to assist with the building of a water well in a Peruvian village. Every $5 donation will help provide clean water for an entire year for a child in a Peruvian Village. To donate, please check their website http://groupcares.org/ok2k/. or write VBS/Operation on your check memo. Questions, contact Sarah Hendricks (620-480-0165).

Pastors Chris and Kathryn Whitacre will be on vacation from today through Wednesday, June 21. For pastoral care and concerns, contact Roger Schrock (620-504-4392) or the Church Office (620-241-1109).

Due to street repair, Gordon Street will be closed from June 12 – July 31.

Gloria Price is the Pre-Junior Camp Director at Camp Mt. Hermon, June 25-29. She is looking for 2 male counselors and 1 youth counselor. If interested, call 620-331-0551.

Western Plains District will sponsor a trip to Lybrook Community Ministries near the Navajo Mission in New Mexico, September 10-16. We will be working on garden clean-up, winterizing homes and housing construction. We will also be sponsoring another trip to Eureka, Missouri, December 3-9, where we will work on rebuilding after flood damage. If interested in either of these trips, please contact Bud or Susan Taylor (taylorsbud48@cox.net or susandtaylor@yahoo.com).

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).

Church Cancellation

In the event of severe weather or a catastrophic event:

listen to local radio KBBE 96.7

watch rolling banner on bottom of screen on TV Channel 12

check KWCH Channel 12 website CLOSED list and the church Facebook page

When personnel can get to the office, an All Church Email will be sent

2017 Monthly Financial Report

 

June 4

June 11 June 18 June 15

Total

Weekly Offering Needed
$8,000 $8,000 $8,000 $8,000

$32,000

Offering Received
$8,183.00
       

2017 Year-to Date Financial Report

 

January

February March April May

June

Monthly Offering Needed
$40,000 $32,000 $32,000 $40,000 $32,000

$32,000

Offering Received
$43,183.44 $26,650.04 $28,431.94 $28,707.78

$24,643.00

 

 

Western Plains Service Opportunities

Posted June 6th, 2017

Western Plains District will sponsor a trip to Lybrook Community Ministries near the Navajo Mission in New Mexico, September 10-16. We will be working on garden clean-up, winterizing homes and housing construction. We will also be sponsoring another trip to Eureka, Missouri, December 3-9, where we will work on rebuilding after flood damage. If interested in either of these trips, please contact Bud or Susan Taylor (taylorsbud48@cox.net or susandtaylor@yahoo.com).

 

Information for the Congregation for Sunday, June 4, 2017

Posted June 2nd, 2017

June Newsletter – Printed copies are available today. Check for e-mail updates and stay up-to-date with church news by signing up for e-mail alerts. Visit www.macbrethren.org and enter your e-mail address in the left column of the screen under “Subscribe to E-mail Updates” and follow the instructions.

The Cedars Homemade Ice Cream Social — 2-4 p.m., today, The Cedars Conference Center – Members and friends of the McPherson Church of the Brethren are invited to a homemade ice cream social and kick-off of the Vision 20/20 Campaign. Everyone is welcome to this free event as they say “Thank You” for all that the church does to support The Cedars. Entertainment will be provided by the Flatland String Band from Wichita. This highly regarded group plays a wide variety of American music.

“Operation Kid to Kid” is the 2017 VBS service project and offering. This is to assist with the building of a water well in a Peruvian village. Every $5 donation will help provide clean water for an entire year for a child in a Peruvian Village. To donate, please check their website http://groupcares.org/ok2k/. or write VBS/Operation on your check memo. Questions, contact Sarah Hendricks (620-480-0165).

Name Tags – for a new or replacement name tag, contact the church office (241-1109).

Church Cancellation

In the event of severe weather or a catastrophic event:

listen to local radio KBBE 96.7

watch rolling banner on bottom of screen on TV Channel 12

check KWCH Channel 12 website CLOSED list and the church Facebook page

When personnel can get to the office, an All Church Email will be sent.

2017 Monthly Financial Report

 

May 7

May 14 May 21 May 28

Total

Weekly Offering Needed

$8,000

$8,000 $8,000 $8,000

$32,000

Offering Received

$6,290.80

$5,912.00 $6141.20 $6,299.00

$24,643.00

2017 Year-to Date Financial Report

 

January

February March April May

June

Monthly Offering Needed

$40,000

$32,000 $32,000 $40,000 $32,000

$32,000

Offering Received

$43,183.44

$26,650.04 $28,431.94 $28,707.78

$24,643.00

Information for the Congregation for Sunday, May 28, 2017

Posted May 26th, 2017

June Newsletter – Printed copies are available today. Check for e-mail updates and stay up-to-date with church news by signing up for e-mail alerts. Visit www.macbrethren.org and enter your e-mail address in the left column of the screen under “Subscribe to E-mail Updates” and follow the instructions.

The Cedars Homemade Ice Cream Social — 2-4 p.m., Sunday, June 4, The Cedars Conference Center – Members and friends of the McPherson Church of the Brethren are invited to a homemade ice cream social and kick-off of the Vision 20/20 Campaign. Everyone is welcome to this free event as they say “Thank You” for all that the church does to support The Cedars. Entertainment will be provided by the Flatland String Band from Wichita. This highly regarded group plays a wide variety of American music.

All women are invited to join Women’s Fellowship of Monitor Church of the Brethren for their June gathering at 7 p.m., on Wednesday, June 7. The event will be held in The Cedar’s Down Under Room #2, 1225 Darlow Drive. The program will be presented by Circles of McPherson County. Please RSVP to Shana Leck (620-755-5098 or slleck@hotmail.com) by June 1.

Childcare Volunteers – We continue to seek persons who are willing to staff the nursery during the Sunday school hour and worship service. Willing to assist? Sign up on the church website (www.macbrethren.org), under the “Church Life” tab and click on “Surveys and Signups.”

Church Cancellation

In the event of severe weather or a catastrophic event:

listen to local radio KBBE 96.7

watch rolling banner on bottom of screen on TV Channel 12

check KWCH Channel 12 website CLOSED list and the church Facebook page

When personnel can get to the office, an All Church Email will be sent

2017 Monthly Financial Report

 

May 7

May 14 May 21 May 28

Total

Weekly Offering Needed
$8,000 $8,000 $8,000 $8,000 $40,000
Offering Received
$6,290.80 $5,912.00

$6141.20

   

2017 Year-to Date Financial Report

 

January

February March April May

June

Monthly Offering Needed
$40,000 $32,000 $32,000 $40,000 $32,000

$32,000

Offering Received

$43,183.44

$26,650.04 $28,431.94

$28,707.78

   

 

In Memoriam — Viola Seitz

Posted May 24th, 2017

The family of Viola Seitz has contacted the church office, to report that Viola has died on Sunday, April 23. Viola, who resided in Ontario, Canada, was a former McPherson resident and continued to be a member of the McPherson congregation. We wish to express our sympathy to her family.