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Sunday, November 24, 2019

9:30 am. Sunday School
10:45 am. Worship Service

 
Children's Church for ages 2 - K during part of the worship service.

Parents of Young Children:
As part of our church’s Safe Place Policy, a sign in/sign out program is in place for children ages 2, 3 & 4 in Sunday School & for all children going to Children’s Church.
Parents with children please follow this link for more information.


Galatians 6:9

“Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.”

Current Message Series

"Show a Little Kindness" - Pastor Dale

UPCOMING MINISTRY EVENTS

Follow the links for more information.

Children's Church Ministry

As part of our church’s Safe Place Policy, a sign in/sign out program is in place for children ages 2, 3 & 4 in...

DOCK 68 (GR 6-8)

Fri. Nov. 22: 7:00 - 9:30 pm. Party Time! Fri. Dec. 13: Christmas skate & gift exchange.

YOUTH (GR 9-12)

Fri. Nov. 29: 7:00 - 10:00 pm. Home Invasion Fri. Dec. 6: 7:00 - 10:00 pm. Square Dance! And starting a 3-part...

55+ MINISTRY

Fri. Nov. 29: 10:00 am. Meeting

MEN'S MINISTRY

Mon. Dec. 2: 6:30 am. Breakfast  

SUNDAY SCHOOL

Grade 1 & 2: We have 2 teachers & 2 helpers for a class of 15 children. We would love to separate them into a...

WOMEN'S MINISTRY

Mon. Nov. 25 - Mon. Dec. 2: 7:00 - 9:30 pm.  Women's Fall Bible Study. How do we reconcile the longings in our hearts...

Making God's Love Known

This is our mission. It helps us to focus on the important stuff. Making God's Love Known is the answer to the question, "What are we supposed to be doing?"

INFORMATION FOR YOU

Please take note of the following important information.
November calendars are on the table under the mailboxes. Please take one if you want one.
Please help us in working towards being a nut safe facility. When bringing food/snacks into our building, avoid all nut products. Thank you!

ELECTRONIC GIVING OPTIONS:

 

TITHE.LY

Go to https://tithe.ly/give

Create an account.

Our church name should show up at the top of the big green box (if not, just do a search for it).

NEW: you can choose from 3 options – ‘give’, ‘youth events’, ‘other’ – there is also an option to include a note.

The only payment method we are set up for is Credit Card.

Continue to follow the instructions - you can set up your donation as a one-time payment OR as a recurring payment.

You have the option of covering the processing fee – otherwise we pay the fee.

You can also get the FREE Tithe.ly mobile giving app (iOS & Android) at https://get.tithe.ly

 

CREDIT UNION ONLINE BANKING

With most credit unions, you can set up the ELM CREEK MENNONITE BRETHREN CHURCH as a Bill Payee.

Email Lori at treasurer@elmcreekmb.com for your account number.

You can set up your donation as a one-time payment OR as a recurring payment.

 

ETRANSFER

You must be set up for online banking with your financial institution.

Send your etransfer to treasurer@elmcreekmb.com

You will have to set up a security phrase with a password.

NEW:  use password ‘ecmb’ or email Lori if you want to use something different (if you have used etransfer before, continue to use the phrase/password that you first set up)

Greg Wiens is taking a group of people to Cambodia/Thailand in February to bring  Global Vision 2020 U-See Eyeglasses and share Jesus love. There are 2 people from Elm Creek MB church planning to go and there is room for one more to join this team. Please prayerfully consider this opportunity. Questions, contact Jeanette
Thank you to all who have asked how you can help pay for the ground beef served at Winkler Bible Camp this summer. The total for the year was $3,375. Anyone interested in donating to help cover the cost, please contact Rob Penner.
The Plane Truth About Christmas
The Christmas season is indeed a very exciting time. However, it’s easy to get caught up in the hustle and bustle that the holidays bring. Hopefully, in some small way, this musical will help us all to focus on the true
meaning of Christmas - Jesus!
On December 22 at 6:00 pm. community children will be performing the musical “The Plane Truth About Christmas” at the Elm Creek MB Church.
Practicing for this play will take place on Sunday mornings as well as December 16, 18 and 20 at 4:00 pm. at the Elm Creek MB Church. For those students Gr 1-8 interested in participating, please contact Gloria Froese or Terri Dyck for more information.
Pastor Dale will be in the office Thursday mornings 9:00 am. - 12:00 pm.
Opportunity to serve on local MDS Rebuilding Project: Marquette Manitoba - Construction of a new Home
Site is open Monday - Saturday each week from 8:00 am. to about 5:00 pm. Appreciate any volunteers who can help for part days, full day or any number of days. Youth and Adults welcome, youth under 15 yrs. must be accompanied by at least one parent. Lunch and snacks will be provided.
Month of Nov. - Working on interior of the house. Please call Richard Redecop, Project Director at 1-204-292-6166 for further details.
Directions to Site: Entering Marquette from the South - turn Right (East) just after the railway tracks on Prairie Lane Rd. Proceed 1/2 km. East - will see the MDS sign and building site on the Left side of the road.

Focus on the Family is presenting their Hope Restored marriage intensive program in Manitoba.
If you’re interested or you know someone who would benefit from this program, contact Focus on the Family by November 29 for their December 16-20 group intensive.
There is financial assistance available from them because they don’t want the cost of these programs to be a barrier to anyone!
Please call today if you or someone you know would like to join their therapists for 32 hours of group therapy in an all-inclusive luxury setting, where guests can learn life-changing principles to deal with fractured relationships. Call 1.833.999.HOPE (4673) today for a no-obligation consultation with their staff to learn how they can help!
Dec. 1: "Church Name Change" - brief 20 minute Town Hall meeting immediately following the service. Child Care will be provided.
Refer to document "Changing the Name of our Church" - previously distributed. Copies also available in the foyer.

PRAYER POINTS


God is listening to you and God is speaking to you.

Please pray for these items as you spend time with your heavenly Father.
FAMILY OTW
Ian & Elfrieda Graham
MINISTRY OTW
Women's Ministry Team
MISSIONARY OTW
Tyler Friesen - Carman Back Door
BIRTHDAYS
Please pray for those celebrating birthdays this week!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY: - Kendal Enns (24), Rylan Lepp (25), Laura Thielmann (28), Willie Schroeder (29), Jacco Benthem, Dominic Veldman (30)





































PRAY FOR:
Don & Debbie Groening & Kristen Janzen on short term mission trip to Mexico

Volunteer Opportunities

Have you considered using your talents right here at ECMB?

Are you looking to serve in church ministry? There are opportunities to serve on Ministry Teams, or as Activity Volunteers in the the different Ministries. If you are not sure where you would like to serve, you can try out different roles as a helper at any time. Check out the Volunteer Bulletin Board in the foyer for volunteer roles & Volunteer Request Form. 

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