Everyone is welcome to our congregational activities.
During our winter worship series congregational members will tell stories about people that inspire them to live out our vision statement: We will love as Jesus loves, pursuing God’s peace at the river and at the table.
Sunday February 26 is Mission Sunday, with Cory Martin, Elkhart County Jail Chaplain, as our guest preacher. We will take our annual Thanksgiving offering with half for Mennonite World Conference and half for the county jail ministry.
Shrove Tuesday, February 28, 6:30 pm, the pancake races are back! Come enjoy pancakes and poetry as we have one last day of feasting before the season of Lent. In our efforts to be enlightened and gender inclusive, we once again are opening the housewife pancake races to persons of any gender as long as they wear housewife attire, which is a skirt, apron, and handkerchief headcovering.
Ash Wednesday service, March 1, at Greencroft Meetinghouse. This will again be a joint service with Rock Run Church of the Brethren. All are welcome.
Bluffton University Camerata Singers, Thursday, March 16, 7 pm. Come hear our own Eddie Martin (along with his fiancee Meghan Gibson) as they sing with this 28-member select choral ensemble. This year’s theme is “Hymns and Songs of the Church” featuring sacred choral music from the Renaissance period through to the present, including music from a variety of styles and genres: gospel music, choruses from major works, spirituals, hymn arrangements and more. Director is Professor Mark Suderman and accompanist is Professor Ana Yoder Coulter.
Haystack Breakfast Benefit for Sonshine Children’s Ministry, Saturday, 7 – 10 am, March 18. Scrambled eggs with all the toppings, biscuits and gravy, homemade cinnamon rolls, muffins, coffee cake, juice and coffee.
Below you will find weekly, monthly, and quarterly updates on congregational events, including the most recent bulletins, monthly calendars, and worship schedule. Our weekly announcements and leadership meeting minutes are available on request. You will need Adobe Reader to read these documents.
Worship Planning Schedule