Note: Pastor Mark will be gone February 19 (following the service) - February 27. If you have a need or prayer concern please contact one of the Calling Elders.
Sympathy is expressed to the family of Wayne Brouwer who passed away onThursday. A Memorial Service will be held on Sunday from 2:00-400 p.m. at the Presbyterian Church in Edgerton.
Thank you to the Priscilla circle for sponsoring this weeks radio broadcast in honor of Marjean Wesselink.
Book Giveaway: Our February book giveaway is "Taking God at His Word" by Kevin DeYoung. We are giving away a paperback and an audiobook. Drop your name in the boxes in the narthex for a chance to win.
Dwell in the Word: The shelf for Dwell in the Word resources is beginning to fill up in the church library. Our theme for Dwell in the Word is "Pick a book. Dig deep." and there are plenty of options on how you can do that. On the Dwell in the Word list there are some longer books of theBible but there are also some you can read in a few short minutes. If you aren't sure about what Dwell in the Word is or if you need some ideas on how to do it check out the church blog. There are several posts about Dwell in the Word that gives suggestions on how to dwell in a book of the Bible.
Address Update Sheet: Please remember to turn in your address update sheet. I only have 1/3 returned to me. Because so many people are dropping their land line and just have a cell phone we would appreciate the update so we can make the changes in the directory.
Bible Study Opportunity: On March 1 we will offer a four-week online Bible Study on the Trinity. This study is designed to take less than 25 minutes per week and is done entirely online. This is a free study offered by the Campaign for Core Christianity but the class is supervised by Pastor Mark. Core Christianity's website is optimized for mobile so it works well not only on your computer but you can easily do the entire study on your smartphone or tablet. To sign up go to edgertonfrc.org/discipleship. The course begins on March 1 but you can sign up and go through the information on how to take the course right now.
Thank You: Please accept this thank you to the women who served the lunch at my mom’s funeral service. We so appreciated this gift of service and mission to my mom (Sebia Gunnink). Sylvia Poe
Thank you for the cards, food, and visits after the passing of my daughter Sharon Johnson.
Membership Classes: The class for those interested in making Profession of Faith will start on March 5. The class will run for six Sundays and will meet in the library following worship.
Church Group Outing: On Friday on March 10 we have a block of group tickets for a Sioux Falls Stampede game. Tickets are only $12 for excellent seats for the game against Omaha. Tickets must be paid for in advance. You can sign up for tickets on the sheet in the entry. If you have any questions please talk with Jeff Snyder.
Old Hymnals: All of the old hymnals that had dedication placards in them are now located in the library. If you are interested in acquiring the hymnal that was dedicated in honor of a loved one you can pick them up anytime. The hymnals will be available to peruse until May 1.
Spring Soup Supper - March 1, 5:00-7:00 p.m. The sign up sheet is in the entry.
Ministry Vision Dinner: Our congregation is invited to our annual Ministry Vision Dinner to be held at the Main Lodge on Tuesday, March 21st. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. with dinner being served at 6:15 p.m. RSVP by March 15th: email us at email@example.com or call the office at 712-986-5193 with your name and number of friends attending with you.
Ladies Auxiliary Annual Meeting: Registration starts at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 23rd with the program starting at 10 a.m. The annual meeting by the Ladies Auxiliary will consist of a speaker, music, a business meeting, lunch, and a silent auction. All women of area churches are invited to join us for the day. The cost for lunch is $10. Auxiliary members dues may also be paid that day. Yearly dues are $5 or a lifetime membership is $100. You do not need to be a member in order to come. RSVP by March 16 by calling the office at 712-986-5193.