MANBECK’S ZION EVANGELICAL
Worshiping the Lord in Spirit and Truth
October 6, 2020
Norman Dixon, Pastor
Web Site: www.manbecks.org
Organ Prelude to prepare your heart for worship
Welcome and opportunities to Worship and Serve
Greet one another in the Name of Jesus
Call to Worship – Psalm 95:1-3
* Opening Chorus #83 There’s Something About That Name
* Opening Hymn #348 My Savior’s Love (stanzas’ 1, 4, & 5)
First Scripture: John 3:1-6; 14-18
Praise Hymn #459 We Remember You
*Prayer Hymn #157 The Love of God (marked stanzas’)
Offering of Tithes and Gifts to the Lord
via offering plates in the back of the Sanctuary
Special Music – Congregational Favorite
Communion Meditation: God SO loved!
Scripture: I Corinthians 11:23-26
The communion elements will be distributed in a sealed package to everyone in their seat. We will partake of the elements at the direction of the pastor.
* Hymn of response #324 When I Survey the Wondrous Cross
* Recessional Response #426 Bless Be the Tie that Binds (1st verse)
Leave to Serve
*Please Stand **Please kneel (if able)
People don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care.
The Cross is a declaration of how much God cares.
TODAY: World Wide Communion Sunday/individual at pews Autumn Stroll meeting 10:00 A.M.
WEDNESDAY: Bible Study/Abraham (Genesis 13-14) 7:00 P.M.
NEXT SUNDAY: Building Fund Offering Autumn Stroll meeting 10:00 A.M.
LOOKING AHEAD: October 17 – Autumn Stroll October 20 – Official Board Meeting 7:00 P.M. October 25 – Special Offering (EC Missions General Fund)
– Fellowship Brunch
Statistics: September 27, 2020
Attendance: Worship Service – 39
Bible Study – 10
Offering – $1,230.00
Missionary Christmas Offering – $252.001.
We will be returning to the book of Ephesians on Oct. 11th.2. Don’t forget to turn in hymn request slips.
Operation Christmas Child
Due to any number of issues resulting from COVID-19 we will not be doing a Pack a Shoebox campaign this year. If you would still like to participate there are options available for you.
Pack a Traditional Shoebox-shop for the items you wish to put into a shoebox, pack them in a box and drop the box, along with shipping costs, off at The Lighthouse Church during National Collection Week • November 16-23. Drop off times will be posted on the Lighthouse Church website at: www.thelighthousechurch.com1. Build a Shoebox Online- Go to the Samaritans Purse website (www.samaritanspurse.org) Select: What We Do, along the top menu bar of the website and choose: Operation Christmas Child. Select: Build a Shoebox Online, and follow the onscreen instructions
PRAYER CONCERNS❖ Fritz Lehr (fell and broke his nose)
❖ Cosmo Hardenstine (over his birth weight)❖ Jon R. (Luke at E-Town and Granddaughter at Bloomsburg)
❖ Wayne (Dan’s uncle passed away this week)
❖ Pastor Jim (Kathy traveling to TN to help daughter as she transitions back to work)
❖ Hannah Bossler (Type 1 diabetes/kidneys becoming compromised)
❖ Betty (husbands health and salvation)
❖ Carol (Treatment of Jenny)
❖ Pray for our service men and women
❖ Those battling cancer:
Grace, 5 year old with leukemia
Pastor Lloyd Yeager (prostate cancer)
Tim Ditzler – stage 4 pancreatic cancer Bob Kramer
Mike Sis Sagusky Jake Wolfe Rick Fidler
Cindy Segal (liver cancer)Carol Shira (last stages of cancer)
Bill (Deb another spot on her lung)Tim McMillen❖ Military: Keith Gillespie Lois’s grandson, Kolby – Air Force
Ashley Somers, Navy Caleb Reiter❖ Nursing home/Assisted living residents
Grace Kimmel Nancy Wildsmith
Edgar Bennett Caroline Zimmerman
PRAISE: ❖ Mark (only broke 2 bones/not more serious)❖ Arti (while in college/opened every class with “This Is My Father’s World”, God is in charge.❖ Glen (strength for a friend God put in his life)❖ Deb R. (Rain)
❖ Week Day Church School❖ Joe Toy (Street ministry in Philadelphia)❖ Jamie and Anita Farr (Wycliffe in Florida)❖ Robert and Bettina Schaeffer (L.I.F.E. Ministries in New York City)❖ Wagner’s & Stoltzfus’s (Rift Valley Academy in Africa)