The Weekly Bee

Here's the Buzz

Week of May 22, 2022

Church News:

-Stewardship & Finance Committee
*Forms are available in the church office to have church contributions made by direct deposit.
*Don’t forget to put that extra dollar in the plate. It adds up by the end of the year!

Worship Service Information

Sunday, May 29, 2022
Seventh Sunday of Easter

The Rev. Dr. Phil Olson, Interim Pastor

“The Other Side of the Fence”

New Testament Lesson: Acts 16:25-34
Gospel Lesson: John 17:20-26

Ushers: Chuck & Marty Hird and Dennis & Marilyn Hunter

Worship will be a hybrid service at 10:30 a.m. on Sunday. The radio broadcast will be available for those choosing to remain in their vehicles. Tune your radio to 90.5 FM and adjust the volume as necessary.


A sign-up sheet for volunteers to serve as coffee hosts for our fellowship time after worship is posted on the information table. Men and women are equally welcome to volunteer. When performing this service, please prepare enough coffee to serve 20 cups.

In-kind donations of toiletries left in the red suitcase in the foyer will be given to the new homeless shelter in Marshall.

Westminster Circle will meet at 1:00 p.m. tomorrow (Wednesday, May 25) in the parlor.

A sign-up sheet will soon be posted on the information table in the foyer for volunteers to provide items for a reception after worship during the Return to the Roost event on Sunday, June 12.

The church office will be closed on Monday, May 30, in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.

Effective Monday, May 30, the Administrative Assistant’s office hours are 9-5 Monday and Tuesday (with a 30-minute lunch break).

If you are in need of pastoral care outside of church office hours, please contact Rev. Phil Olson at 810-845-2078.

Birthdays and Anniversaries:

Happy Birthday
May 25 John Guthrey
May 26 Mary Elizabeth Sanders
May 30 Bedford Knipschild

Happy Anniversary
May 28 Bruce & Linda Brock


Be in Prayer for:
Jack Sandwith, Jim & Barbara Thompson, Laura Festa, Linda Brock, Ashley (& Brian) Schultz, Stephanie Wesloh, Nancy Kleinschmidt, Bedford Knipschild, Katie Sharon, Jacki Carton, Donnie Joe and LulaBelle Underwood, and Charles Ferguson’s brother-in-law Clyde. We pray for Yulia Ostafiychuk and all of the people of Ukraine during the ongoing Russian invasion of that country. We pray for friends and family of Buddy Hannaford, Larry Thomas, Beth Blumhorst, Kevin Boyer, Don Switala and Jim Bennett (who recently died).

On the Church Calendar

This week’s events:

Tuesday, May 24
7:00 Changing Lives

Wednesday, May 25
1:00 Westminster Circle

Thursday, May 26
5:00 Girl Scouts

Friday, May 27
1:00 Bridge
7:00 Changing Lives

Saturday, May 28
No events scheduled.

Sunday, May 29
9:30 Sunday School
10:30 Worship
11:30 Fellowship

Monday, May 30 – Memorial Day
10:00 Laughing People
5:45 Girl Scouts
Office Closed