The Second Sunday in Lent-March 12, 2017 10:45 AM

This Week in Worship

Texts:  Genesis 12:1-4; Psalm 121; Romans 4:1-5, 13-17; John 3:1-17

Message:  "Giving Up Expectations" Rev. Leslie

Announcements

  • Today, March 12 is Project Hope Sunday! The following items are needed for Project HOPE: Cake Mixes, Frosting, Pudding, and Jell-O or any other nonperishable items are welcomed.  Monetary donations are also accepted; please make checks payable to Project HOPE Food Bank, and give to our HOPE Representative:  Ruth Ann Herman.

  • Community Bible Study on Wednesday nights through Wednesday, April 12 at MoCo.  We will color the Stations of the Cross banners at 6 pm and have Bible Study reflecting on the Scriptures behind them at 7 pm. 

  • Mission/Evangelism Committee will meet next Saturday, March 18, 11 am at MOCO House.

  • The Mission/Evangelism Committee will have a coffee hour after worship next Sunday, March 19.

  • The deadline to submit information for the April 2017 newsletter is next Sunday, March 19.  The April 2017newsletter will be passed out on Sunday, March 26.

  • 4G Bible Study will meet Thursday, March 30, 6:30 pm at MOCO House.

  • Raise the Roof Campaign:  We have launched our Raise the Roof Campaign to replace the roof on the church.  Pledge cards are available on the narthex table.  Building Fund/Raise the Roof envelopes are available in the pews.

Local Happenings

  • Our Mohawk Meals on Wheels route needs two volunteers to deliver meals every-other Wednesday in our area. Anyone interested in helping with this service to the community may call the Westfield Church office at 724-667-7045 to find out more information.

  • Free Community Dinners are held the third Thursday of each month at Mahoning Presbyterian Church at 5 PM.  Their next dinner is Thursday, March 16.  The church is located at 4401 Sky Hill Road, Pulaski, PA16143.  Phone:  724-964-8954.

  • We are invited to joyfully celebrate the Ordination and Installation Service of David R. Champ next Sunday, March 19, 5:00 pm.  Join us as Rev. Champ is confirmed as Minister of Word and Sacrament and installed as Associate Pastor for Youth and Family Ministries of Westfield Presbyterian Church.  Dinner to follow in the Fellowship Hall.  RSVP for dinner by calling the church office at 724-667-7045 or emailing the office:  office@westfieldchurch.org.  The deadline to make your reservation is Sunday, March 12.

  • New Song, a vocal ministry group from Geneva College, will be singing at Mt. Jackson      Church on Sunday, March 26, at 2 pm.  Come hear this amazing group of young people!     There will be a meal before the concert at 12:45.  All are welcome!  Contact Nathan Parrott at (724) 730-7963 for questions or additional info.

F.D. Campbell Library News

*Tech Time-Mondays, 12 pm by appt.

*Pre-K Free Play-Every Thursday, 2 pm

*”The Time of Your Life”-Every Thursday, 12:30 pm

*Adult Coloring-Every Friday, 1:00 pm

*Friends of the Library meeting-Saturday, March 18, 9 am @ MOCO House  

*Lego Club-Saturday, March 25, 1 pm

  •  Adult Art Therapy:  Saturday, March 18, 2 pm.  Jazz up your garden or landscaping this spring with “Painted Garden Rocks.”  All ages are welcome! 
  • Family Movie Night:  Saturday, March 18, 6:30 pm at our church.  We will be showing “Moana”Free Admission, popcorn, snacks and beverages, a fun time for everyone! 

  • Book Club: Tuesday, March 21, 5:30 pm.  This month’s Title is:  “Titans” by Leila Meacham.  Call 724-667-7939 to reserve your copy.

Bessemer Rotary Ziti Dinner

Sunday, March 26, 2017

11:30 AM-2 PM

At Mohawk High School Cafeteria.

$ 9.00 Adults

Children (under 12) $ 4.50

Tickets will be available at the Door

Take Outs Available