Worship Services 9:00AM 10:45AM
October 23, 2016
You Are Good The Lion And The Lamb Greet One Another Call To Worship—1 John 4:7-10 The Stand You Are The One “Closer To Being Self-Controlled” - Pastor Tom Beeghly Sermon series titled, “Closer”
Giving Back to God Please complete the communication card in bulletin and place in offering plate. Members/Regulars only need name and any information on back.
Rejoice In The Lord Always Closing Prayer
If you have a personal need or question about this morning’s service, please write it on your communication card. CCLI License Number 685675
Reaching, Encouraging, Equipping… one life at a time to become devoted followers of Jesus Christ.
Welcome to our Guests Welcome! We are glad you’re here! Thank you for joining us today. May God bless you as you worship this morning. Please join us for coffee and refreshments after the service. If you have any questions or need assistance, please stop at the Guest Services Desk in the entryway and someone there will be happy to assist you. Communication Card - Please complete the communication card in the bulletin and place it in the offering plate. If you have any questions or prayer requests, we would love to serve you. Offering - If you are a guest here with us, please do not feel obligated to participate in the offering. It is our hope that God has given you something this morning. Nursery - Our nursery is for children from birth to 2 years of age. Pagers are available in the nursery. Power Up Children’s Worship—Ages 2 years through 5th grade We have an exciting time of worship during both services for children ages 2 through 5th grade in our meeting area downstairs. Check your child in at either of the two kiosks in the foyer. Parents—you will be required to pick up your children after services! Guest Services—Visit the Guest Services Desk for free books, family and child devotionals, the church directory, our current newsletter and signups for our upcoming events. Facebook—Find us on Facebook at “Evangelical Covenant Church of Whitehall”. Website—visit www.eccwhitehall.org to listen to sermons, see upcoming events, try online giving and more!
Prayer Opportunities Joan Kaweck Diane Pineda Carolyn Dubois Josephine Moreno Dave Schweigert
Physical Needs Richard Dresden Gini Parker Greg Dresden Dick Haggadone
Pam Kring Fred Bush “Smitty” Smith Francis Mills
Church Life & ECC Staff We are highlighting these church families, staff and ministries. Keep them in your daily prayers.
Brian & Carol Rood David & Kim Roosevelt Laura Roosevelt College Age—Megan Stout Worship & Youth Pastor—Craig Smith Leadership Team—Todd Jensen Finance & Stewardship Team To share a praise or request prayer, call the church office at 894.4271 or email to [email protected]
Contact Information Phone: Address: Website: Office Hours: Senior Pastor:
231-894-4271 900 S. Warner St. Whitehall MI 49461 www.eccwhitehall.org Monday—Thursday, 8:00am-3:30 pm
Tom Beeghly [email protected]
Associate Pastor: Justin Porath [email protected]
High School/Worship Pastor: Craig Smith [email protected]
Junior High Youth Director: Chuck Connell [email protected]
Director of Children’s Ministries: Terri Means [email protected]
Office Manager: Amy Love [email protected]
Bulletin/Newsletter: [email protected]
Building Fund Update Building Fund Update Things to Thank God for: • The new office wing is complete • The staff has moved in • Amy’s office is under construction • $193,505 has been raised or spent on this project so far! Still to be completed: • Amy’s office • Tom’s office • 2 new children’s classrooms There is only $15,665.00 to go!
Youth Ministries WANTED: HI-LEAGUE SMALL GROUP LEADERS Hi-League is looking for 4-6 couples to host/lead our HS Sunday Small groups. Meet each Sunday after church @ homes for food, fellowship & discussion • Grade-level mixed small groups • October—May—times are flexible! • Contact Craig for more information/details!
Grades 9-12 Wednesdays, 7:30-9pm ALL OCTOBER EVENTS ARE @ Smith House 8730 Chase Road, Montague Transportation leaves ECC at 7:00pm.
Junior Hi-League GRADES 6-8 Wednesdays, 6:30-8pm Here @ ECC Breakfast Club @ Lifehouse
Questions? Contact Craig Smith
Sundays, 9:00 –10:15am
894-4271 or [email protected]
Questions? Contact Chuck Connell
Watch “World’s Best Youth Group” on Facebook for updates!
894-4271 or [email protected]
Watch “Jr. High League” on Facebook for updates!