The Lord's Day - January 21, 2018

WELCOME to all who have joined us in worship today. If you are visiting, we invite you to sign the guest book in the church 
entry or fill out your information on the pads in the church pew. You can place those in the offering bag. 

Morning Worship
Scripture: Jeremiah 31:11-25
Sermon: "Weeping in Ramah"  

Evening Worship 
Scripture: Revelation 21:1-14
Sermon: “All Things New”

Offering:  TodayTalking Bibles
Jan. 28 - Lost Timber

    Nursery:  Today - AM –  Rebecca S., Danielle H. and Owen V.
                                  PM – 
Larissa H.
                    Jan. 28- AM -  
Pam T., Megan H. and Miranda H.
                                    PM -  
Verla K.
                    Feb. 4 - AM  - Shela V.D., Nathan H. and Candance M.
                                    PM  -
Marcia T. 

   USHERS:  January: Grant Post and Steve Hoekman

   Greeters:  Today - Al & Sue Prins and Rog & Tami Krosschell
                      Next Week –  Leon & Sharla Vander Woude and Ivan & Amy Vogel

   Coffee Servers:  Today Mark & Rebecca Sankey             Next Week:   Loren & Sandy Vander Woude

   Children's Church Leaders:  TodayShela V.D. and Emma S.
                                                   Next Week – Chelsea S. and Cody P.

   Calendar:  
   Today    - 9:00 AM Church Education Classes. 10:00 AM Worship Service.
                 - Fellowship Coffee!
Please join us! 
                 - 6:30 PM 
Worship Service.
   Mon.     - 7:00 PM
GEMS will meet. Snacks: Sammy.  Drinks: Mariah
               7:00 PM
Cadets will meet.
   Wed.    - 7:00-8:00 PM
Game night at Chandler Christian School Gym. (See announcement.)
   
Next Sun. – 9:00 AM Church Education Classes. 
                    - 10:00 AM Morning Worship Service. Communion.
                    -  6:30 PM 
Evening Worship Service. 

    ITEMS OF PRAYER AND PRAISE 

    We remember all of our members who reside at area care facilities. Chris Sankey and Dick Talsma who reside at Edgebrook’s Assisted 

 Living, Gert Krosschell who resides at Edgebrook Apartments and Geneva Peters who resides at the Pipestone Good Samaritan Care Facility.

   ANNOUNCEMENTS:   

     Today is our Preparatory Service as we anticipate celebrating the Lord's Supper next week Sunday, January 28.
    From the Council: The council has decided to change the evening service time to 6:00 p.m. on a year-round basis, beginning the first Sunday 

 of February.
    Wednesday Games Night is back!! Come to the Chandler Christian School Gym at 7:00 for a time of fun and fellowship. 

    CCS BASKETBALL TOURNEY:  On Saturday, February 3rd, CCS will be hosting their annual basketball tourney.  Please come and

 support our players and stay for lots of great food in our concession stand! Games will start at 8:30am and we will have cinnamon and caramel

 rolls on hand.  Hope to see you, thanks in advance for your support!
    CHANDLER RIDGE RINGERS are looking for 3 additional hand bell ringers & a director.  Performances are roughly once per month 

 with weekly practices.  Basic music knowledge preferred! Contact Trish Dysthe for more information: 507.220.0546
     Please also keep in mind the Season of Giving. During the 17-18 basketball season, SWMCH is asking for your help in supporting 

 Trentin Bass, H- BC student injured in a football game, and three SW families in the midst of cancer treatments, Mark Van Dam, 

 Ryan Vanderby, and Rob Veldkamp. Collection boxes will be at the gate tables and concession stand during the basketball season and 

 during the month of January, all concession proceeds will be directed to the Season of Giving opportunity. Thank you for your love and

 support of each of these families in so many ways.
     Please remember, you are always welcome to join us at SWCH for chapel, stop in to walk through school, seek ways to support the

 school, and reminisce and remember your story and the story of your classmates as being part of God’s great and wonderful story and plan. Hope 

 to see you during the New Year!
    Classes available at ATLAS for Life in Pipestone: Financial Peace starting Tuesday, Jan. 23 at 7 pm.  Women's Bible Study,

 "Start Strong, Finish Strong" by Christine Caine, starting  Tuesday, Jan. 23 at 1-3 pm. "Learning How to be an Effective Mentor" on

 Jan. 18 and Feb. 1 at 6:30. Learn what it means to mentor and how to make a difference in someone's life. Contact ATLAS at 507-562-5777 

 with more information and more classes offered..
    

    ADVANCE NOTICES 
   Feb. 16 - Prison Ministry— Our next scheduled visit will be Feb 16.