Announcements for Sept. 9, 2023

Prayer Meeting will resume again on Wed. evenings at 7:00 p.m.   


Women’s Ministry is collecting soda pop tabs as a fundraiser to benefit the Ronald McDonald House for parents of sick children.  We are helping a little girl from our area name Deklyn that was recently diagnosed with Leukemia.  Please deposit tabs in the glass containers on both entrances.


Ozark Academy Vespers in the auditorium on the campus of OAA.  Please join us at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 15, as  we welcome the Sabbath with music, prayer and a message from Mr. Ron Krueger. 


Total Life Community Center would like for you to save your Walmart grocery bags.  Drop them in the TLC box in the hallway.


Funeral Service for Ted Stricker will be at Compass Fellowship on Sunday, Sept. 17.  Visitation at 3:00 p.m. and service at 4:00 p.m.  Ted is the brother of Don Stricker and cousin to Bobby Stricker. 


Pathfinders will begin on Tuesday evening, Sept. 19, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. If you are a 5th grader or older please come and register and get ready for an exciting year. 



Missing Item We are trying to locate the burgundy table cloths that are used for our funeral dinners.  If you have borrowed them please return them to the church office.  We would appreciate having them back.


The Boys Are Back!! 20 Dorm Dudes are still available.  To adopt a student contact Bonnie Pendergrass at 479-233-0001 or Jessica Vejnar.  There have been several requests for minor changes in the ministry, so we are implementing the following:


  1. Recommended food or small gift twice per month
  2. Recommended maximum limit of $15 per gift
  3. Dorm Dude Ministry Party – Dec. 10, 4:00-6:00 p.m.
  4. Dorm Daughter Ministry will take place second semester
  5. This year identities will not be secret



Students Away at College  If your travels take you to where our local students live, check with the parents and see if they need a care package taken to them.  Let them know they are loved and missed at their home church.


Andrews University           Greta and Russell Blotor

Berrien Springs, MI           Joshua and Brennan Katsuren

                                                    Hannah Harris


Union College                   Elesio Mendoza         

Lincoln, NE                       Augustin Ramirez (Contact Katsuren)


Southern University          Micah and Noah Norwood

Collegedale, TN                 Josie Stabel

                                                  Jed Fetters

                                                  Brielle Gilstrap

                                                 James Harris