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CHURCH STAFF
Transitional Pastor
Youth Pastor
Minister of Worship
Administrator
Treasurer
Custodian
Howard Garver
Dave Barkema
Patti Bos
Julie Miller
Deanne Kauffman
DAILY BREAD FOOD PANTRY Open
Sunday morning from 11:30 to 12
noon, the pantry is designed to supplement the weekly groceries of those who
regularly worship with us. Donations welcome throughout the year! See
Candy Knepp for more information.
FULL CIRCLE MEN’S MINISTRY Provides
volunteers to those unable
to hire someone for general home maintenance, contact Jack Knepp at 3567117 or Brian Yoder at 379-0469.
GOT BIKES For
those who need a bicycle for transportation.
To donate
bikes, contact Dan Hernley, Greg Schlabach or email gotbikes11@gmail.com.
HOPE IN SRQ Helping
Other People Eat in Sarasota, our community
breakfast, takes place at 8 am, the 2nd and 4th Saturdays, Feb. 14 and 28.
See Kris Miller to participate.
WMSC
Sewing Ladies meets at 9 am on Thursdays for quilting, knotting &
machine sewing. Bring a sack lunch.
Register for Feb. 1,
1, 2015
Worship: 319 Sunday School:
Total: $12,240.80
General Fund
Education Fund
Other
$ 3,725.00
7,875.80
630.00
Everyone welcome!
Palmer Blvd. Debt Reduction
Balance: $178,675 ☺
Our next Special Offering
Is March 8, 2015.
Nursery volunteers today: Megan & Riley Mullett
To submit items for consideration in next week’s bulletin –
Provide in writing or email bayshore7@comcast.net by Tuesday, 9:00 am.
February 8, 2015
Bay Shore Mennonite Church
3809 Chapel Drive, Sarasota, FL 34234
www.bayshoremennonite.org • bayshore7@comcast.net
phone 941.355.4168 • fax 941.351.1969
WELCOME TO BAY SHORE
FEBRUARY 8, 2015 – 9:00 AM
HAPPENING THIS WEEK: FEB. 9-14, 2015
Wed
Prelude
Call to Worship
Praise & Worship
Special Music
Message
Duane Kauffman
Brad Schlabach
Bryan Hershberger & Worship Team
Jessica Bender & Caris Miller
Package Deal
Howard Garver
Genesis 29:14-30
KREW
HIGHLIGHTS
• TODAY you are invited to the MYF Valentine Fundrai$er Lunch
following Sunday School. Menu: ham, cheesy potatoes, green beans,
salad and dessert. Proceeds benefit the MYF summer mission trip.
• NEXT SUNDAY! Feb. 15, Bontrager Family Singers Concert, at Bay
Shore, 6 pm, Love offering.
• Feb. 17, 3rd Tuesday Sr. Carry-In: Sign up in the Communication
Walkway for catered meal by Miller’s Dutch Kitchen! Or call Velma
Peachey 941.365.9994 by this Thurs., Feb. 12th.
• Feb. 17, Peacemaking & Entrepreneurship, MEDA Event, Bent Tree
Country Club, 4700 Bent Tree Blvd. 5:15 pm – light hors d’oeuvres;
5:45 Guest Speaker Kara Klassen, project manager for the Women’s
Economic Opportunities Team at MEDA. RSVP by 2.12.15
meda.sarasota@gmail.com
• Feb. 20-21, SCS 56th Annual Auction & Festival, Fri., 5 pm Pig Roast,
Class Baskets, Quilt Auction; Sat., 7:30 am – 3:30 pm, Live &
Silent Auctions, Delicious food & more
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WELCOME GUEST!
We are blessed to share worship with you
today; if you have a question, talk to one of our ushers or someone
sitting near you. After the service, enjoy a cup of coffee, available in
our lobby.
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Thurs
Sat
Bible Study @ Bay Shore, 10:30 am, Howard Garver
Ladies Bible Study @ SCS, 6:30 pm
Bible Study @ SCS, JYF, 7 pm; MYF, 7:30pm
Men’s Study @ Papa Nick’s, 6 am
WMSC/Sewing Ladies, 9 am, quilting, knotting, sewing; bring
a sack lunch; everyone welcome!
Bike Repairs, 5:30 pm
Leadership Team, 7 pm
HOPE/Got Bikes!, 8 am
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MENNONITE DISASTER SERVICE has opportunities for voluntary
service in Florida: Pensacola, Defuniak Springs & Old Town
(near Gainesville). We are looking for volunteers for all 3
projects and organizing groups to respond. For more info or
to volunteer, contact Merlin Wittmer @ 941.544.8812
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MEDA: Guest Speaker John Powell
How can congregations work at economic & community development in productive
and beneficial ways? Why is this important in our mission as God’s people? How can
MEDA help? Tues., Feb. 24, 11:45 am – 12:45 pm, lunch meeting at Gecko’s Bar &
Grill, 5585 Palmer Crossing Cir. Please RSVP by email meda.sarasota@gmail.com or
call Sandra @ 941.866.6418. Thank you!
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HOPE – List of Needs for our homeless friends
Personal Items: razors, deodorant, shampoo, toothbrushes, combs,
toenail clippers, tissue packets (Kleenex), hairbrushes.
Clothing: jeans, weather appropriate shirts (polo, T-shirts preferred),
jackets, sweatshirts, shoes, socks (white or black), underwear.
Other: bug spray, AA/AAA batteries, blankets, flashlights, backpacks.
THANK YOU ! We thank you for the cards, text messages, calls, prayer
blanket, food and especially your caring prayers. It’s the prayers of His
people that help carry us through these difficult times. I feel blessed
and thankful. “Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid…your God
goes with you, He will never leave you nor forsake you.” Deut. 31:6.
– Judi Mullett and family