IT'S THE WEEKEND!
LET ST. JOHN KNOW THAT THEY ARE INVITED
TO YOUR CHURCH!
Happy Friday Everyone!
From the Leadership Team
COMING UP AT PATHWAY:
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 20 8:15 AM Set Up Begins 8:45 AM Praise Team Practice 9:00 AM Catechism for 6th-12th Grade Will Meet10:00 AM Service Begins - Pathway Kids Will Meet 5:00 PM High School Youth Group Will Meet 5:00 PM "Hymns for Him" Hymn Sing at Bethel Christian Reformed Church, Lansing Illinois
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 27 8:15 AM Set Up Begins 8:45 AM Praise Team Practice 9:00 AM Catechism for 6th-12th Grade Will NOT Meet10:00 AM Service Begins - Name Tag Sunday - Special Offering for Pathway's Thanksgiving Day Meal Delivery Project - Pathway Kids Will NOT Meet 5:00 PM Combined Area Reformation Worship Service at Bethel Christian Reformed Church, Lansing, Illinois
This Sunday we welcome Pastor Mark Morris. He has 25 years of ministry experience as a Youth Pastor, Pastor, and Missionary. His message is titled "A Gospel Worth Living (and Dying) For" based on Ezekiel 36:22-37:14. Next Sunday we welcome Pastor Laryn Zoerhof. Laryn has served five churches in the CRC, two of them in Classis Illiana, and on July 14, 2019 retired from full time pastoral ministry.
PASTORAL CARE CONCERNS – In this time of transition, please contact your Elder with any pastoral care concerns or celebrations.
NEXT SUNDAY'S SPECIAL OFFERING – Our offering for October is NEXT Sunday, October 27 and it will be for our Thanksgiving Day Meal Delivery Project.BOXES NEEDED – Please save your boxes for our Thanksgiving Day Meal Delivery Project. You may give them to Cassie Siersema any time!LEADERSHIP TEAM AND ELDER MEETING NOTES – • Reviewed Senior High Youth Group participating in a Winter Retreat to Grace Adventures in Mears, Michigan.• Discussed comments and feedback from the Congregational Meeting. • Reviewed Pulpit Supply for the next four weeks. We are encouraged hearing the Word of the Lord clearly presented every Sunday. • Elders reviewed reports from their care districts.HIGH SCHOOL YOUTH GROUP – We will meet THIS Sunday, October 20 from 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. for a Photo Scavenger Hunt in St. John, Indiana. Dinner will be provided. Friends are welcome. If you have any questions, please contact the church office at (219) 558-0573.
HYMN SING – Everyone is invited to the quarterly “Hymns for Him” hymn sing THIS Sunday, October 20 at 5:00 p.m. at Bethel Christian Reformed Church, 3500 Glenwood Lansing Road, Lansing, Illinois. A nursery will be provided. Join us for this special acapella hymn sing as we will worship God and share Scripture. COMBINED REFORMATION SUNDAY WORSHIP SERVICE – Everyone is invited to the area CRC Reformation Service NEXT Sunday, October 27 at 5:00 p.m. at Bethel Christian Reformed Church, 3500 Glenwood Lansing Road, Lansing, Illinois. Rev. David Feddes will bring the message. A nursery will be provided and a time of fellowship and refreshments will follow the service.
WOMEN'S WEDNESDAY EVENING BIBLE STUDY – The Women's Wednesday Evening Bible Study will meet Wednesday, October 30 at 7:00 p.m. in St. John, Indiana. We will discuss Chapter 7 of Life Without Lack by Dallas Willard. This book reveals the secret to enjoying God's presence and becoming utterly caught up in His abundant generosity. If you have any questions, please contact the church office at (219) 558-0573. We encourage all to come!
BLOOD DRIVE – Pathway will host a Blood Drive on Sunday, November 10 from 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. with the Bloodmobile at Crown Point Christian School. You may sign up online at redcross.org, through the Red Cross Blood Donor app or by calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767). Invite your friends to sign up and join us in saving lives.
FROM THE YOUTH MINISTRY DIRECTOR SEARCH TEAM – We continue to receive and review resumes of potential candidates and conduct phone and in-person interviews. Please pass along the information and/or link to anyone who you think might be interested in the position. The position description and overview to be used in our search for potential candidates may be found at www.pathwaycrc.org/YouthDirector.
PLEASE SHARE – Help us find a worship coordinator! If you have a Facebook account, go to facebook.com/pathwaycrc and share the post with the link to more information about our job opening. Be sure to include the original post. Let's get the word out there, and let's pray that God will provide someone who is the right fit for our church!
SET UP/TAKE DOWN OF CHAIRS SUNDAY MORNINGS – Would You Help? We are in desperate need of help Sunday mornings setting up chairs and taking down chairs for worship starting at 8:15 a.m. each Sunday. If you can help even just one Sunday, please let the church office know, (219) 558-0573 or email@example.com.
NURSERY VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – Do you have a love for infants and young children? Why not serve in the Pathway Nursery about once a month? If you are willing and available to help, please email the church office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please remember to check out our website, http://www.pathwaycrc.org/ for more information on all our programs and opportunities.
See you on Sunday,
The Leadership Team