SUNDAY, February 25
“Don’t You Even Care?” | Luke 14:1-6 |Pastor Charlie Ilyes
MONDAY, February 26
9:00 am/7:00 pm – Women’s Bible Study (Room 113)
TUESDAY, February 27
10:00 am – Women’s Bible study (library)
WEDNESDAY, February 28
5:30 pm – Wednesday Night Wave meal and programs
6:30 pm – Nursery care/ Children’s Choir Practices, Kids Clubs/Adult Bible Studies
7:30 pm – Worship Choir rehearsal
8:40 pm – Men’s Choir rehearsal
THURSDAY, March 1
9:00 am – Quilting Day (experienced and beginners welcome)
9:30 am – Mothering Hearts Women’s Ministry (Room 111)
7:00 pm – Prayer and Evangelism Team meeting
7:00 pm – Praise Team rehearsal
SATURDAY, March 3
6:00 am – Men’s Prayer Time (Room 111)
5:30 pm – Kingdom Builders Winter Party (The Outlet)
NEXT SUNDAY, March 4
Spiritual Renewal Services begin with David Musser
March 4-7 – Spiritual Renewal Services w/Bro. David Musser
March 10 – Elders Team meeting (8:00-11:00 am)
March 11 – Membership Transfer (10:15 am)
MARCH NEWSLETTERS are available TODAY!
SPIRITUAL RENEWAL SERVICES will be held March 4 – 7 with Dave Musser speaking. Keep these upcoming services in prayer.
COMING UP – Contact Pastor Charlie if interested in any of these:
· Membership Transfer – March 11 (FLC)
· Baptism – April 29 (Sanctuary)
· Baby Dedication – May 13 (FLC)
DVDs ARE AVAILABLE from the CONGREGATIONAL BUSINESS MEETING on Tuesday night in the library. Also extra packets are in the narthex at the Information Center for you to pick up.
WE REJOICE with the following who will baptized on April 29:
Chris & Jamie Keener; Zach McGlothin
ORDER YOUR EASTER FLOWERS to decorate the church for the Easter Choir Program. Order forms can be found at the Information Center. Orders are due March 11. Details are on the order form.
ADULT WORK CAMP to Marion County, South Carolina is scheduled for August 5-11. Sign-up sheets are posted in the narthex and FLC lobby if interested. Volunteers are needed.
A NEW SUNDAY SCHOOL ELECTIVE for March is titled “Abide in Christ.” This elective will be held in the Choir Room. Sign-up in the narthex or FLC lobby if interested so books can be purchased.
SIGN-UP TODAY for the WOMEN’S ANNUAL SPIRITUAL RETREAT on March 14 from 9:30 am – 2 pm featuring Linda and Jen Barrick. Sign-up in the narthex or FLC lobby if you will be attending. Sign-up in the narthex if you can provide cupcakes for the noon meal.
ALL-CHURCH CAMPING is July 13-15. The sign-up sheet is now posted at the SIGN-UP CORNER in the narthex. Deadline to sign-up and make your payment is MARCH 28.
SINGLE SISTER “BUTTONS & BOWS” LUNCH SOCIAL is Sunday, March 18 at 12 pm in the FLC. Help us “button up winter and tie it with a bow!” Join us for lunch as we bid winter good-bye. Sign-up in the narthex if you will be attending.
NEW ADULT SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASSES begin next Sunday. Check out the March newsletter for details and locations.
REMINDER TO ALL PARENTS! All children from nursery through 5th grade must be checked in at the KID CHECK-IN CENTER in the narthex.
HELP IS NEEDED TO SERVE REFRESHMENTS after the Easter Choir Program on March 24 and 215. Everything is provided, you just need to serve. A sign-up sheet will be posted at the SIGN-UP CORNER for anyone who is interested.
STAGE SETUP for the Easter Choir Program will be on Monday morning, March 19 at 10 am. Help is needed. Contact Tom Krall if you have questions. Tear down will be Monday, March 26 at 10 am.
TUESDAY MORNING WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY will be going to Sight & Sound to see “Jesus” on Tuesday, April 17 for the 11 am show. If you would like to go along, contact Patty Smith or sign-up in the narthex or FLC lobby.
PRESCHOOL REGISTRATION IS OPEN for the 2018-2019 YEAR! If your child is 4-ytears old by the end of September, he/she is welcome to join. Contact Charity Martin or Carolina Shirk for a registration form.
PRAISE DINNER will be held on Tuesday, April 10 at 6:00 pm at the Lebanon Expo Center. The evening includes a buffet style dinner and music by The Talley’s and inspiration by Robert Kettering. The event benefits COBYS Family Services, Evangelical Seminary, Friendship Community and On Fire Youth Ministry.
Tickets are $125 per person or $1,250 for a table of 10 guests. Contact Rose Walmer – 717-866-8403.
COBYS BARBERSHOP FUNDRAISING BANQUET is Thursday, March 8 at noon and 6:30 pm at Middle CoB. Pick up an invitation in the narthex or visit www.cobys.org.
BE PART OF OUR PHONETREE – If you are not part of our Phonetree to be included in announcements and cancellations, you can receive text messages by texting the word “Midway” to 292929.
MOBILE CHECK-IN FOR YOUR CHILD(REN) is available! Cards are at the Check-In Center to explain how to do it.
HELP IS NEEDED WITH WAVE MEALS! A sign-up sheet is posted in the narthex for anyone interested in helping to make desserts or helping in other areas of the Wave Meal Program.
CHRISTIAN EDUCATON MINISTRY TEAM MEETING is March 12 at 6:30 pm.
MOTHERING HEARTS WOMEN’S MINISTRY for all women!
· March 1 – to be announced
· March 15 – Renne Groff “Character Counts”
GOOD FRIDAY SERVICE will be held on Friday, March 30 at 7 pm. Watch for more details and location to come.
EASTER SUNRISE SERVICE will be held on April 1 at 6:30 am at the church outside on the lawn, weather permitting. Brandon Wenger will bring the meditation. All are welcome to join us!
EASTER CHOIR PROGRAM is March 24 and 25 at 7 pm. Posters are at the Information Centers for you to take and post at your work place or community or to hand out to friends and family.
Junior High Youth Events
1. March 11 – Bible study at 6 pm
Senior High Youth Events
1. March 11 – Bible study at 6 pm