Christmas Services

We will be having our regular worship service at 9:30am on Sunday, December 24.  The choir will be providing special music during this service.  Ken Kutz will be sharing the Christmas message.  There will Children’s Church available for those children ages 5-12.

A Christmas Eve Candlelight Service is planned for Sunday, December 24 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm.  This is a special opportunity to invite guests to gather with our church family to celebrate the anticipation and joy of our Savior’s arrival.  Come and enjoy Christmas carols, a special children’s skit and a brief message by Caleb Altman.  This service will be streamed live on our website for those who are unable to attend.




Choir practice begins Nov. 14

It’s only October but it is time to think about joining the Choir to sing for Christmas on Sunday, December 24 during the worship service.  The first practice will be on Tuesday, November 14 from 6:30pm to 7:30pm.  Won’t you consider joining us this Christmas season?…every voice is welcome.  Contact Carol Stanik if you are interested in participating this year so she can have a songbook and CD prepared for you at the first rehearsal.



Harvest Dinner-November 12

We are planning our annual Harvest Dinner for Sunday, November 12 after Sunday School (12:00noon).  It is also Mission Sunday and we will have one of our missionaries to update us on their work.  Don’t miss our church Thanksgiving dinner.  The sign-up sheets are in the foyer for you to reserve your place at the table and indicate which side dish or dessert you will bring.  The deadline to signup is Sunday, November 5.





Church Picnic on September 24

The Church Picnic is scheduled for Sunday, September 24 immediately following the worship service outside under the tents.   All are welcome (newcomers, friends, past attendees, occasional church visitors).  There will be inflatables for all ages.  Come dressed casually and bring your own lawn chairs and any lawn games you would like.  The meat and drinks will be provided.  Those attending with last names beginning with A-L are asked to bring a dessert.  Those attending with last names beginning with M-Z are asked to bring a salad or side dish.  Be sure to bring your food in coolers or food safe containers ready to serve.   We will have a signup sheet in the foyer for you to volunteer your help for the picnic.  Please sign up or contact Scott Bernhard.

GriefShare Support Group

There will be a 14-week GriefShare Support Group beginning at the church on Thursday, June 15, 2023 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm.  You will find help and encouragement after the death of a loved one.  Let us help you through your grief journey.  Workbooks are $20.00 each.    If you have any questions, see Jean Priestap or call the church office (419-866-1332).

Easter Sunday Worship-April 9

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There will be TWO different services of worship on Easter Sunday morning (April 9):

9:00 AM – Remembrance Service with communion

9:45 AM – Fellowship time (Easter breads)

10:15 AM – Easter Worship Service

Tom Harmon will be our guest speaker during the 10:15 am Worship Service.  The choir will be singing at both services.

There will be no Children’s Church or Sunday School on Easter Sunday.

Between the two services, there will be a time of fellowship downstairs in the Fellowship Hall.  We are asking people to bring Easter breads, cut and ready to share during this time.

Christ in the Passover

Greg Williams from Jews for Jesus will be here on Wednesday, March 29 at 7:00pm to present “Christ in the Passover”, an exploration of Passover, the Last Supper, and your communion experience.  Please be sure to attend and invite your friends and neighbors.