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West York Church of the Brethren Loving, Building, and Nurturing the Community of Christ

Morning Worship August 12, 2018

He Has Made Me Glad




Jake Hershey


Days of Elijah Ancient of Days When the Roll is Called Up Yonder


Children Dismissed for Children’s Church


Pastor Greg


Pastor Greg

The Tree of Life

Revelation 22


It Is Well with My Soul


Pastor Greg

#705 Pastor Greg

*Please stand as you feel comfortable.

West York Church of the Brethren Pastor: Gregory L. Jones 5101 Darlington Road, York, PA 17408 Phone: (717)792-9260; Prayer Line: (717)792-9260 Pastor: 717-320-2792 E-mail: Web Site: Find us on Facebook: Sunday School 9 am Wi-Fi Guest Password is guest12345 Worship 10:15 am

This Week’s Calendar

Monday Bible Study - 9 am Care and Share Women’s Group - 7 pm Tuesday Child Education Center Board Meeting - 6 pm Budget Committee Meeting - 6 pm Wednesday Day of Prayer for Children and Youth Youth Meeting - 6:30 pm AA Meeting - 8 pm Saturday Men’s Breakfast - 8 am Youth Laser Tag - 11 am to 6:30 pm

Welcome to all who are visiting with us today. Please sign the sheet on the table in the narthex. Thank you. We are looking for students that will be entering 1st grade and 6th grade in the fall. We need these names so we can give them a Bible at the Back-to-School Breakfast on Sunday, August 26th. Please contact the church office TODAY with their name.

For your children Crib and Toddler Nursery Service is available up to age 3. Special children’s bulletins are available in the foyer.


Opportunities to Serve GROCERY CART MINISTRY Each month we are collecting certain items for our Food Pantry. For the month of August we are collecting CANNED CORN AND SMALL CANS OF FRUIT. You can place your donation in the shopping cart that is in the hallway. THE ITEMS WE ARE REQUESTING ARE THE ONLY ITEMS WE NEED THIS MONTH. Thanks for your help!!

Special Announcements September Newsletter Deadline for articles for the September Newsletter is

August 20, 2018 Thank you.

Back to School Breakfast Sunday, August 26th

9:00 am

Breakfast casserole dishes, pastries, fruit Sign up sheets for breakfast casseroles and for attendance at the breakfast are on the mobile chart in the hallway.

Back to School Blessing (A prayer for children as they return to school)

Sunday, August 26th 10:15 a.m. (During the Worship Service) 3

Today’s Important Reminders August 19 - Distribute Backpacks August 20 - Newsletter Deadline August 25 - CEC Open House/Ice Cream Social August 26 - Back to School Breakfast Back to School Blessing


make sure ALL INTERIOR DOORS ARE LEFT OPEN. This includes the narthex, sanctuary and hallway doors.

August Special Offering Our special offering for August is

“Stewards” This offeri g ill go to the Propert & Grou ds Mi istr Tea . Please use the ro e elopes o the ta le i the gatheri g area.

STATISTICAL INFORMATION for August 5, 2018 Attendance: Giving Sunday School: 9 General Fund: $2,995.00 Worship: 70 Received to Date: $99,508.40 Amount needed weekly without Special Funds: $5,483.77 58.54% of budget without Special Funds 4

Youth Meeting! Youth in Grades 6th through 12th Meeting weekly on Wednesday evenings 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm Bible study, games and more Laser Tag - Saturday, August 18th Meet at 11 am - Laser Tag 12 to 5 pm Return by 6:30 pm Questions? See Tyler

MEN’S BREAKFAST Saturday, August 18th

8:00 am

Dover Valley Restaurant 3720 Carlisle Road, Dover

Be sure to invite a friend.

SUMMER MISSION PROJECT Next Sunday, August 19th, we will distribute the backpacks with the school supplies from 12 noon until 2 pm. The backpacks have been assembled. Your help will be greatly appreciated with the distribution. If you know a family in need, you can let them know about this outreach.

We would like to include special music during our worship services this summer. If you, or someone you know outside the church would like to offer special music, please contact Beth Marshall or Linda Zumbrum. 5

Thank you! To all those who helped make our Summer Splash successful and a fun time for everyone!

Thank you! To all the volunteers that made our VBS program so much fun. Also thank you to those who supported both of these programs with donations and prayers.

SAVE THE DATE Summer picnic & Vesper service September 16, 2018 12:30 pm (New Time) Jake & Arlene Miller’s Homestead Lake Road, Spring Grove (Sign up sheets will be available later this month)

Starting in September, Pastor Greg will begin a sermon series that looks at the Promises of God. Topics will include God’s love, grace, compassion, forgiveness, and many others. This series will explore the heart of God.


Sunday School classes ARE BEING HELD for K thru th grade as Pastor Greg does a parenting class this summer. Tyler McCauley is teaching this class.

ADULT SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASSES Adult Sunday School class - This class is using the weekly Bible Study found in the back of the Upper Room Devotional. (Janet Jones) “Seeking Amazing Grace” Adult class - “30 Life Principles” (Larry Marshall)

BIBLE STUDIES Monday Morning Bible Study - Meets Mondays at 9 am Book of 1 Corinthians (Janet Jones) Care and Share Women’s Group - Meets Mondays at 7 pm. “James: Growing in Christian Life” (Judith Wallace)

SPONSOR OPPORTUNITIES There is an opportunity for the people of WYCOB to help offset the cost of printing the bulletin each week or the newsletter each month. For $10.00 you can sponsor the bulletin for 1 week; or for $15.00 you can sponsor the newsletter for 1 month. Also, you can provide flowers for on the altar for our worship service on a Sunday morning. Sign up sheets to sponsor the bulletin, newsletter and flowers in 2018 are available on the INFORMATIONAL BULLETIN BOARD at the hallway coat rack.


Friends of Cross Keys Village The Brethren Home Community Mum Sale Friday, September 7th 10 am until sold out

Nicarry Meetinghouse & Harmony Ridge ***********

Life and Times of General and Mrs. Robert E. Lee (Part of Professional Artists Series)

Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 7:00 pm Nicarry Meetinghouse Presented free of charge

The Newsletter can be viewed on our church website. Check it out! Let Barb know if you no longer need a printed copy of the newsletter or if you want it emailed to you.

The Child Education Center has openings for the 2018-2019 school year in the Tuesday/ Thursday 3-Year Old class and the Monday/Wednesday 4-year old class. If you know of a child in those age groups, please let them know of our preschool and have them contact the church office or on our website at Thank you for your support of our school.

PRESCHOOL OPEN HOUSE AND ICE CREAM SOCIAL Saturday, August 25, 2018 2 pm to 3 pm

Please pray for our enrollment! 8

Giant gift cards for CAS will be sold in the narthex Sunday, September 2nd between 9:45 and 10:15. If you are unable to be at church that day, please call Nancy Anthony. ******************

All three centers need paper goods - paper towels, Kleenex, wipes, toilet paper, paper plates, copying paper and construction paper. When these items are donated, the money that is saved goes to providing services for the children. There is a CAS box in the narthex where you may place your donations, or you can drop them off at the Lehman Center in York or the Nicarry Center in New Oxford. Thank you for your continued support for CAS.

Southern PA District Church of the Brethren

2018 District Conference “What’s on God’s Heart”

September 14-15, 2018 Newville Church of the Brethren 16 Carlisle Road Newville, PA

Contact the church office if you are interested in attending.

MARK YOUR CALENDAR!! DISASTER RELIEF AUCTION September 21 & 22, 2018 Lebanon Valley Expo 80 Rocherty Road, Lebanon PA

DONATIONS NEEDED: Good antiques, collectibles, paintings, pottery, handcrafted items, baked goods (pies, cookies, cakes, bread, etc.), coin collections, fresh vegetables, lawn & garden tools, hand tools, sports equipment, good quality furniture, theme baskets, quilts and wall hangings, etc. There are special children’s activities: pony rides, children’s auction, children’s toy store, etc. Auction booklets will be in your mailbox.



If ou k o a o e ho ight e i terested, ha e the all the a p offi e for details. There is so e i for atio o the poster ha gi g o the hall a ulleti oard. ********

SENIOR DAY Wed esday, August 5th : a Ca p Eder Li esto k De o: Beekeepi g, sheep, a d geese a Co oa a d/or ookies i a jar a ti it p Lu h: Chi ke /gra , aked potatoes, dessert Cost: $ per perso RSVP: ********

LABOR DAY FAMILY CAMP August to Septe er ,

Fa ilies eed ti e spe t together. Co e o e, o e all! This eeke d is desig ed for fa il fu . We ill e plore, fello ship, lear , ou a i est i our fa il . Co ta t the Ca p Offi e for registratio details at . ********

Ca p Eder Booklets for E e ts & Festi als are lo ated the hall a ulleti oard. Carlisle Truck Stop Ministry FALL FUNDRAISING BANQUET

Saturday, October 6, 2018

New Fairview Church of the Brethren 1873 New Fairview Road - York

Silent Auction 4:00 to 5:20 pm Meal served at 5:30 pm Music by THE VINE STREET BOYS Ministry Update ♦ Doorprizes See Dave Miller for tickets ($12.00 each) Available until September 22


Prayer Requests Praise: The children and youth of our church A wonderful Summer Splash picnic last Saturday Anna & Mike McMonigle & family: new baby Isabella Grace A wonderful Vacation Bible School We collected school supplies to fill 35 backpacks so far New Concerns: Isabella Grace McMonigle: in ICU with fluid on her lungs Chad Whitcraft (Joyce Whitcraft): hospitalized for infection Steve Rickrode & family (Nancy Anthony): severe stroke Bob Garrett (Nancy Anthony): chemo for bone cancer Kayla McCauley: beginning new job Carter Fluke (Heather Fluke): had kidney checkup Tuesday Emma Hartman (Beth Marshall): fell and broke 7 ribs Family of Daisy Feeser (Janet Heiner): upon her death Helen & Joann Diodato (Sue Smith): both have breast cancer Family of Terry Herman (Ray Shearer); upon his death Sue Smith: recovering from breast cancer surgery Amy Diggs (Connie Emory): recovering from breast surgery Ongoing prayer concerns: Melinda Avey: multiple sclerosis, Sharon Berger: multiple myeloma, Bob & Faye Breeden: health issues, Helen Eller: eye problems, Barb Fallert: breast cancer, Bill Fulmele: prostate cancer, Ted Heiner: prosthesis, Marsha Kunkle: recovery from thyroid surgery, Cindy Lepley: cancer, Kathleen Lloyd: health concerns, Isabel Magness: health issues, Merl Messinger: health issues, Scott Miller: health concerns, Nancy Patterson: health concerns, Merle Senft: health issues, Nancy Smith: recovery from hernia surgery, Bob & Mary Wildasin: health concerns and Lorraine Yohe: health issues. Ted & Julie Smoker & family: doing mission work in Guatemala Kume Mutah & the other Chibok school girls & their families: still missing in Nigeria The Church of the Brethren in Nigeria Persecuted Christians around the world All public servants who put their lives at risk every day Numerous individuals who are grieving the loss of loved ones The Leadership Team 11

If you have a prayer request you would like to share with the church, please fill out a prayer card (found in the narthex) and give it to Pastor Greg or the Worship Leader.

The Wellspa Spiritual Care a d Edu atio Depart e t a ts to let our hur h k o he a e er is i the hospital. PLEASE ide tify our hur h at registratio a d ad itta e i to the hospital. A ordi g to HIPAA regulatio s, if ou pro ide this i for atio to the hospital, our hur h a e otified of the ad issio .

SERVING TODAY: Pastor: Gregory Jones Worship Leader: Jake Hershey Music Coordinator: Beth Marshall Pianist: Susan Parente Acolyte: Breauna Roseberry Greeters: Connie & Willis Emory Power Point: Bill McDowell Sound Board: Bill Fulmele Head Usher: Dave Miller Children’s Worship: Dawn Keefer Nursery: Linda & Bill Zumbrum Hospitality Table: Dawn Keefer

SERVING NEXT WEEK: Pastor: Gregory Jones Worship Leader: Don Hubbell Music Coordinator: Beth Marshall Pianist: Linda Zumbrum Acolyte: Ben Grove Greeter: Tim Coonan Power Point: Levi Keefer Sound Board: Ed Jacobs Head Usher: Dave Miller Children’s Worship: Wanda Keefer Nursery: Brenda Myers & Susan Parente Children’s Story: Don Hubbell Hospitality Table: Pennie Jacobs



August 12, 2018 Worship Bulletin  

West York Church 10:15 am Worship Service

August 12, 2018 Worship Bulletin  

West York Church 10:15 am Worship Service