THIS WEEK'S ANNOUNCEMENTS
LIFE GROUP CAFE
Sundays at 10:45 am
You're invited to gather to discuss the morning sermon with others. Attend the 9:15 am service, then meet with us in the Youth Room (306C) to discuss God's word and how it applies to your life. Sign-up at the Welcome Center, call the church office, email Nancy (email@example.com), or just show up. Everyone is welcome.
PORTAGE COUNTY RIGHT TO LIFE MOTHER’S DAY AD
Sign up at the Welcome Center today
The ad will appear in the Portage County Gazette on Fri., May 8th. A min. donation of $1 per name is requested. By signing up, your name will appear with hundreds of others in the two full-page ad! Many local pro-life programs are supported through this effort! Please consider taking part in thanking our mothers and God for the gift of life.
Today, April 19th, 6:30 pm
Baptism is the next step of obedience following your decision to follow Christ. We are holding a Baptism service tonight at the SPASH pool. Please come support those that are taking this next step in their faith.
A NIGHT OF WORSHIP
Friday, April 24th, 7 pm, Plover Chapel
Join us for an extended time of worship in music, Scripture and prayer! Pastor Rajib will also be sharing stories of God at work in India.
7th ANNUAL TROKOSI RUMMAGE SALE FOR FREEDOM
Doing your spring cleaning? Consider donating your gently used sellable items (no adult clothing please). Donations will be accepted at Bridget Lohr's home (2324 4th Ave, SP) between Mon., April 20th & Wed., May 6th. Tables, volunteers, and baked goods needed. Contact Bridget Lohr at 715-342-5649 if you can help.
WOODLANDS ANNUAL SPRING CLEAN-UP DAY
Saturday, April 25th, 8 am - 2 pm
Join us for fun & fellowship as we clean up our church grounds. Many hands are needed so bring the kids, ages 10 & up! We will be clearing fallen trees, branches, washing windows, raking and more. Please bring work gloves, rakes, shovels & wheelbarrows, if you have them. Rain or shine! A pizza lunch will be provided. Please sign up at the Welcome Center so we have a food count.
COMPASSION SPONSORS: LETTER WRITING POTLUCK + SPEAKER
Sunday, April 26th
We are gathering Compassion sponsors and those interested in Compassion to a letter writing potluck. At this event, you can connect with other sponsors, send some hope & love to your sponsored child(ren) through a letter, as well as hear from a pastor who works with Compassion in the field. We have the opportunity to welcome Pastor Rajib to this event to share more about his ministry in India.
Friday, May 8
Leadercast exists to positively change the way the world thinks about leadership. This year’s theme - The Brave Ones - challenges leaders to focus on the courage necessary to lead. Experience Leadercast live on May 8, 2015 and discover what it means to be a leader worth following
FOOD FOR STUDY DAY
Monday, May 11
Study Day is coming up on Monday, May 11 and we need you to provide our students with tons of food! We need lots of drinks, bottled water, crock-pots of food, desserts, sandwich ingredients, and healthy food options to get our college students through a long day of studying.
You can sign up on The Grove in the “Study Day Food” group which has all our needs listed, OR sign up at the Welcome Center.
SPRING INTO ACTION 2015
Spring Into Action is coming up on May 17th. This year we are giving life groups an opportunity to register in advance as a whole group. Please be thinking about what you want to be doing if you want to serve as a group. Very soon you will have the opportunity to register your life group for a project. General registration will be starting Sunday, April 12th. In the meantime, please see general information about this year’s Spring Into Action here.
If you enjoy providing encouragement to others through visiting, listening and praying, then the Visitation Team might be for you! Members of the team bring Christian fellowship to those in our congregation who are homebound, hospitalized, residing in a nursing home, or going through a difficult time of loneliness. If you have a couple of hours per month and would enjoy serving others by making short visits, please contact John Jordens at 715-341-0800 or Char Whitmarsh at 715-341-4955 for more information. You may also stop by the information counter on Sunday, April 26 and speak with someone from the team.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
VBS 2015 is coming up! Mark your calendars for July 27th - 31st for a fun filled week!
THIS WEEK IN PLOVER - (At the Plover Campus unless noted)
The full church calendar can be found here
9:15 am Student Ministry Church U begins
6:30 pm Baptism Service
Tuesday, April 21
6 - 7:40 pm AWANA
Wednesday, April 22
7 - 9 pm Student Ministries - Edge/Reality Check
Friday, April 24
NO Adult Basketball
7 pm Night of Worship
Saturday, April 25
8 am - 2 pm Outdoor Spring Clean Up
Sunday, April 26
Noon - 2 pm Compassion Sponsor Letter Writing Potluck
Thurs., May 7
6 pm AWANA Carnival
Sun., May 17
10:30 am Worship Service at SPASH
12:30 - 5 pm Spring into Action