Our Worship in Living Our Worship Service

Our Worship Service
April 13, 2014
9:30 am
Sing To The King
Opening Song
Welcome and Announcements
Meet and Greet
Worship in Song -
Hosanna (Praise is Rising)
All Hail The Power Of Jesus Name
Prayer Time
Worship in Song
Blessed Assurance (My King is Coming)
Bill Roff
Closing Song
Our Worship in Living
Welcome to Antigo Community Church! Thanks for worshipping Jesus
with us today. We ask our visitors to fill out a Connection Card and place it in an
offering box in the entryway.
We welcome Bill Roff as our speaker today. Bill is a member of the ACC
elder board and chairs our pastoral search team. He recently made a
career change from English teacher to financial planner. Bill and his wife
Heather, along with their children Seamus, Murron and Bram, live in a 90
year old rural schoolhouse that they remodeled themselves. Bill's hobbies
include bee-keeping, cheering for his kids on the swim team coached by
Heather, hunting, backpacking and canoeing. He also enjoys early
Americana, time in the wilderness, Celtic music, and learning to play the
Pastor Larry and Hilda will return Monday from a week back home in
Michigan. Pray for safe travels.
EASTER WEEK ACTIVITIES - see the purple bulletin insert for
information about the Seder Supper on Tuesday, the Good Friday service,
and Easter. There will be no Sunday School classes on Easter. Youth
groups will not meet on Easter.
Crafting for Hope Wednesday April 16 at 12:30 pm, MOPS room.
Come help finish making the table decor for the Hope Banquet.
Today’s worship leader is Ben Wilhelm.
Introduce Equip Serve
We exist to introduce people of all ages to Jesus Christ as Savior,
to equip people to grow in a faith that works in real life,
and to send them out to serve where they are
in Jesus’ name and for His glory.
Antigo Community Church
ACC is affiliated with the Evangelical Free Church of America - www.efca.org
Larry Schwarck, Interim Pastor
Phone 715-627-2805 (office); 715-350-4060 (home)
Email - [email protected]
336 Field Street, Apt. #1, Antigo, WI 54409
Church Office - 723 Deleglise Street, Antigo, WI 54409 Phone 715-627-2805
Email - [email protected]
Sermons and bulletin available on our website at www.antigocommunitychurch.org
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SALT will meet this Thursday with Rich Hess as speaker. See the purple
insert for more information.
Hope Pregnancy Center's annual fundraising banquet will be
Tuesday, April 29 at Peace Lutheran Church, Antigo. Doors open at 5:15
pm, dinner at 6:00, dismissal by 8:00 sharp. Special guest speaker is David
Bereit, nationally-known founder of 40 Days for Life. Tickets are $35 each;
table of 8 is $250. For information or to purchase tickets please call 715843-4673 or e-mail [email protected]
Pray for Dave Klasing who has been diagnosed with cancer of the
tongue and neck. The Klasings were long-time members of ACC, and were
associated with Silver Birch Ranch as well.
They would appreciate
receiving cards and letters. Their address is Dave & Marilyn Klasing, 1239
Mt. Tabor Ave, Greenville, IL 62246.
Children’s & Youth Ministries
Nursery Care is available for children up to age 3 in the lower level of
the Worship Center. A cry room is also available at the back of the
Worship Center.
Sunday School classes for students 8th grade and younger are
offered during the sermon portion of the service, except for the first
Sunday of the month, which is a Communion Sunday.
• Pre-school (ages 3-5, not yet in K) downstairs in Rm #4
• Grades K-2 downstairs in Rm #3
• Grades 3-5 meet downstairs to walk together to Quest Center Rm #3
• Middle School (grades 6-8) Rm #9 (sofa room) Quest Center
Youth Clubs & Groups
• One Way Club for grade K-2 Wed at 6:30 pm, Rm #5 in the Quest Center
• CrossTrainers for grade 3-5 Wed at 6:30 pm, Rm #8
• TNT for middle school Sun at 6:30 pm, Rm #10 in the Quest Center
• Quest for high school Sun at 6:30 pm, Rm #3 in the Quest Center
Additional Announcements
Prayer requests may be written on the notepad in the entry.
Large print bulletins are available by request in the entry.
Sermon and bulletin available on the website.
SALT Meeting
Thursday April 17
Potluck at 12:00 Noon
in the MOPS Room
Our speaker will be Rich Hess of
Silver Birch Ranch and Nicolet Bible Institute
A Men's Bible Study meets in Pastor Larry's office at 6:30 am every
Friday morning. All men are invited to come as your schedule permits.
Upcoming Events
- Seder Supper 5:30-8:30 pm
- Craft Day for Hope PRC 12:30 pm, MOPS room
- SALT 12:00 noon
- Good Friday Service 6:30 pm
- Easter! No youth groups tonight
- Baby Dedication Sunday
Annual Meeting 11:00 am following worship service
May 3 - Shower for Brianna Zeckmeister and daughter Jordyn
May 7 - Closing Program for Wednesday night clubs
May 11 - Mother's Day Brunch following the worship service
- Start of Operation Baby Bottle for Hope Pregnancy Center
June 22 - Budget Meeting 11:00 am following worship service
Oct 17-18 - Art of Marriage fall conference at ACC
As always, we welcome guests!
Senior Adults Living Triumphantly
Antigo Community Church Seniors 50+
Call Barb Palmer (715-623-7274)
with questions or your RSVP.
Seder Supper
This Tues April 15, 5:30-8:30 pm in the Quest Center Cafeteria
Limited seating still available TODAY ONLY!
TICKETS - $5/person, $20 family maximum. Make your reservation, or
pay for a reservation you've already placed, after the service today
with Mary Wilhelm at the nametag table.
Ben & Brianna (Sanford) Zeckmeister
have welcomed their adopted daughter,
3-yr old Jordyn, into their family!
You're invited to a shower
for Brianna & Jordyn
Bruce Scott of Friends of Israel will give an interactive presentation on the
elements of a traditional Jewish Passover meal. The evening will include a full
kosher meal. Passover was a family meal, so the seating will be reserved by
on Saturday May 3
ACC Quest Center – MOPS Room
10:30 am brunch
Good Friday Service
Friday April 18, 6:30 pm
ACC Worship Center
The Good Friday service will be a joint service
with The Well. Pastor Thom Desmond will bring
the message, and there will be music from both
The Well and ACC. Consider bringing a friend!
Sunday April 20
9:30 am Worship Service
Come rejoice with us as we worship our Risen Lord!
Registries at amazon:com and Target
To participate in the group gift,
contact Kate Raab at 715-627-4780
We are providing you with the agenda and ballot for that meeting, in
accordance with the church constitution. If you have questions, please
speak to one of the elders (listed below on the ballot). All members
are urged to attend. Regular attenders are also welcome to attend, but
only members may vote.
Annual Business Meeting of the Antigo Community Church
Sunday, April 27, 2014, 11:00 AM
Call to Order – Chairman Todd Stensberg
Establish quorum
Selection of Clerk of the Congregation
Motion to approve minutes of previous meeting
(December 8, 2013 special business meeting)
New Business:
Election of Elders –
Terry Fluger and Ben Wilhelm, candidates
Interaction over Ministry Reports –
• Chairman’s Report
• Ministry Team reports
• Treasurer’s Comments
Announce results of Elder election
Motion to Postpone 2014-15 Budget Meeting until June 22,
Motion to adjourn
Closing prayer
For the Office of Elder of Antigo Community Church
April 27, 2014
Elders at ACC serve 3-year terms, and may serve two consecutive
terms. Two elders, Todd Stensberg and Tollef Wienke, are leaving the
board at this time. Both have completed one 3-year term, and have
chosen not to seek a second term.
The nominating committee has put forth two individuals as candidates
to fill the two openings on the Elder Board. If elected, they will each
serve on the elder board along with:
Interim Pastor Larry Schwarck (or the future senior pastor)
Steve Sanford, who has served one year of his second term
(which will be a 2-year term)
Mike McCabe, who has served two years of his first 3-year
Tom Duke, who has served one year of his first 3-year term.
Bill Roff, who has served one year of his first 3-year term.
Elder……………………………….Terry Fluger
Elder……………………………….Ben Wilhelm
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Lessons from the Garden
Thank you for your thoughts and prayers during my surgery. I love the
beautiful flowers and I appreciated the visit from the pastor.
God Bless! Margie Dowling
Sermon Notes for April 13, 2014
Thank you for the prayers, meals and cards over the time of my recent
surgery, as well as the plant from the church. Cathy Cooper
Free for the hauling - we are disposing of the sofas and recliners in our
"sofa room." Suitable for student dorms or cabins, they are free for the
hauling. If interested, please speak with Terry Fluger or Ron Kuchenbecker
Support the Wienke family as they approach another adoption! Order
your frozen, fully-cooked pasties using the order forms in the basket in the
Just in time for Easter wearing and giving - new India scarves!
Check out the selection of newly arrived scarves in the entry of the
worship center. These scarves are made by widows in India, and the $20
purchase price goes for their support through Don Shire Ministries.
Mother's Day Brunch! Men of the church, under the capable leadership
of Keith Cunningham, will be preparing and serving a brunch after the
worship service on Mother's Day, May 11. You won't want to miss it!
The Aging & Disability Resource Center of Central WI is in need of
volunteers to deliver hot meals to homebound seniors. A nutritious
hot meal and a smile from a friendly face can make all the difference in
the life of a senior citizen. To volunteer, call the ADRC-CW at 715-6276232.
Bill Roff, speaker