12/09/2018

Birthdays & Anniversaries  

                                    12/12 Bob Mitchell

                                              Sheila Potts

                                    12/13 Dave Hallberg

                                    12/14 Allan & Sharon Jones

                                              Colby Christzman

                                    12/15 Meghan Ehko

THIS WEEK

Today             5:30pm     Kidz Club

                      5:45pm     Youth Group

                       6:00pm     Evening Service

                       7:00pm     Choir Practice

                        Speaker: Pastor Chris Roberts

                        Song Leader: Dave Hallberg

Tuesday       7:00pm     Board Meeting

Wednesday  6:45pm     Youth Group

                     7:00pm     Prayer Meeting

 LOOKING AHEAD

December 11: Board Meeting

December 21: Homeless Ministry

December 23: Christmas Caroling

December 24: Christmas Eve Service

December 28-30: Youth Castle Retreat

Special Music Next Week: Christmas Program

Evening Song Leader Next Week: Pastor Chris Roberts

 Choir Practice

There will be choir practice after the evening service tonight.

 Thank you to Ike & Kathy Drake for decorating our church so beautifully for Christmas and all year long!

 Christmas Caroling

We will be going Christmas Caroling on Sunday evening, December 23rd at 6pm. Please bring Christmas cookies to share. If you know of any shut-ins, please give the names to Pastor Chris.

 **Christmas Card lists and December calendars on the back tables.

 

12/02/2018

LOOKING AHEAD

December 11: Board Meeting

December 23: Christmas Caroling

December 28-30: Youth Castle Retreat

Special Music Next Week: Barry & Anita Peffer

Evening Song Leader Next Week: Dave Hallberg

 **December Calendars are on the back tables.

THIS WEEK

Today            5:30pm     Kidz Club

                      5:45pm     Youth Group

                      6:00pm     Evening Service

                      7:00pm     Choir Practice

                      Speaker: Pastor Chris Roberts

                      Song Leader: Scott Young

Monday        6:30pm     Prayer Sisters Christmas Party

Wednesday  6:45pm     Youth Group

                      7:00pm     Prayer Meeting

Saturday       9:00am    Ladies’ Bible Study

 Birthdays & Anniversaries   

                      12/3 Pam Hallberg

                      12/6 Amy Ehko

                      12/7 Ron Yeater

 Choir Practice

There will be choir practice after the evening service tonight.

 Prayer Sisters Christmas Party is tomorrow at 6:30pm in the church basement. Don’t forget to bring your favorite appetizer to share. Also, the devotional is about prayer, so please bring a verse with the word, “prayer” in it. Each Prayer Sister can exchange a gift with their present Prayer Sister. If you do not want to do that, there will be a grab bag exchange of $10-$15. Also, we will be collecting warm, long socks, hats, and gloves for the Women’s Homeless Shelter. We will be selecting new Prayer Sisters for the new year. If you would like to join us and are unable to attend, please see Anita Peffer.

 Christmas Poinsettias

Please see the insert for information about ordering poinsettias this year. Orders are due by Wednesday, December 5th.

 **Christmas Card lists on the back tables.

11/18/2018

LOOKING AHEAD

November 25: Nursing Home Ministry

December 3: Prayer Sisters Christmas Party 6:30pm

December 28-30: Youth Castle Retreat

Special Music Next Week: Emily Roberts

Evening Song Leader Next Week: Luke Vogel

 

THIS WEEK

Today            5:30pm     Kidz Club

                      5:45pm     Youth Group

                      6:00pm     Thanksgiving Service

                        Speaker: Pastor Chris Roberts

                        Song Leader: Pastor Chris Roberts

 

Wednesday  6:45pm     Youth Group

                      7:00pm     Prayer Meeting

 Birthdays & Anniversaries   

                       11/19 Ezri Roberts

                       11/20 Barb Brenneman

                                 Laura Vogel

                       11/21 Lillian Hutalski

                                Tristian Brenneman

Choir Practice

There will be choir practice after the evening service next Sunday, November 25th.

 Prayer Sisters Christmas Party

Attention all ladies who have been praying for their Prayer Sisters all year long. We invite you to a Christmas party on December 3rd at 6:30pm at the church. Please bring an appetizer to share. Everything else will be provided. Our devotion will be asking each one attending to bring their favorite verse with the word, “prayer” in it for discussion. All those who want to participate in a Grab Bag Exchange, please bring a $10-$15 gift. We will be collecting items for the Women’s Homeless Shelter. Please bring long, warm socks and warm hats and gloves. We will be selecting our new Prayer Sisters for the upcoming year. If you would like to do this and unable to attend, please let Anita Peffer know.

11/11/2018

LOOKING AHEAD

November 18: Thanksgiving Service 6:00pm

November 25: Nursing Home Ministry

December 3: Prayer Sisters Christmas Party 6:30pm

Special Music Next Week: Pam & Laurie Hallberg

Evening Song Leader Next Week: Pastor Chris Roberts

THIS WEEK

Today           5:30pm     Kidz Club

                     5:45pm     Youth Group

                     6:00pm     Evening Service

                         Speaker: Pastor Chris Roberts

                        Song Leader: Alvin Vogel

Tuesday         7:00pm    Board Meeting

Wednesday  6:45pm     Youth Group

                       7:00pm     Prayer Meeting

 Friday            4:00pm     Homeless Ministry

         

 Birthdays & Anniversaries   

                        11/11 Donna Vogel

                        11/14 Christy Burgoon

                                 Rachelle Drake

                                 Jon Charles

                         11/15 Diane Baker

                         11/17 Doug Brenneman

 Youth Castle Retreat

The Castle will be held December 28th-30th.  Please see Aaron Kniess if you have any questions.

Veteran’s Day Evening Service

We would like to invite all Veteran’s to a special evening service tonight at 6:00pm. There will be refreshments afterwards in the basement.

 

11/04/2018

LOOKING AHEAD

Special Music Next Week: Doug Brenneman

Evening Song Leader Next Week: Alvin Vogel

 ***Soup-A-Palooza will be held today after the morning service.

THIS WEEK

Today            12:00pm   Soup-a-palooza

                      Youth Group following lunch

5:30pm     Kidz Club

                       6:00pm     Evening Service

                        Speaker: Pastor Chris Roberts

                        Song Leader: Barry Peffer

 Wednesday  6:45pm     Youth Group

                       7:00pm     Prayer Meeting

Saturday       9:00am     Men’s Bible Study @ Brown’s

                      9:00am     Ladies’ Bible Study

 Birthdays & Anniversaries   

                        11/7 Don & Faye Rape

                        11/8 Betsy Stiefel

                        11/9 Melanie Hutalski

                       11/10 Barry & Anita Peffer

 Thank You to everyone who attended the Ladies’ Fall Craft Day. Thank you to those who prepared the lunch that was provided and the ladies who demonstrated their crafts.

 Operation Christmas Child

Boxes must be at the church no later than today. Thank you to everyone who filled a box!

 Youth Castle Retreat

The Castle will be held December 28th-30th.  Please see Aaron Kniess if you have any questions.

10/28/2018

Congratulations to Matt & Jessica Bergfelt on the birth of their daughter, Kenzie Elizabeth. She was born on October 23rd.

THIS WEEK

Today              2:00pm     Nursing Home Ministry

5:30pm     Kidz Club

                        5:45pm     Youth Group

                        6:00pm     Evening Service

                        Speaker: Pastor Chris Roberts

                        Song Leader: Pastor Ray Bauder

 Wednesday  6:45pm     Youth Group

                        7:00pm     Prayer Meeting

  Saturday         9:00am     Men’s Bible Study

                          9:30am     Ladies’ Fall Craft Day

 Birthdays & Anniversaries   

10/28 Carol Christley

10/29 Alicia Bessel

10/30 Cory Charles

11/2 Sharon Oesterling

11/3 MaryBeth Blackwell

Operation Christmas Child

Let’s pack those boxes! Boxes must be at the church no later than Sunday, November 4th. There are how-to-pack-a-box brochures (with labels for the boxes) on the back-bulletin board. You can use a standard size shoebox, or you can buy a plastic rectangular container from the dollar tree (that comes with lids). Any questions see Jessica Bergfelt. Call or text at 724-674-1140.

 Kidz Club is this evening at 5:30pm. Kids are to dress as their favorite Bible characters. This week is also the last week to bring in donations for the shoeboxes.

10/14/2018

LOOKING AHEAD

October 28: Nursing Home Ministry

November 3: Ladies’ Fall Craft Day

Special Music Next Week: Sunday School Kids

Evening Song Leader Next Week: Pastor Chris Roberts

 

Ladies Fall Craft Day

There will be a craft day for the women of the church on Saturday, November 3rd at the church. Please mark your calendar and invite your family and friends!

         

Birthdays & Anniversaries   

           10/17 Abby Peffer

           10/20 Dave & Nickie Weller

 

Missionary Christmas Donations

Thank you to all who signed up for Christmas donations for our missionary families. If you still need to hand in your money, please give it to Jane Chronister by November 4th. If writing a check, please make it out to the church.

 

Operation Christmas Child

Let’s pack those boxes! Boxes must be at the church no later than Sunday, November 4th. There are how-to-pack-a-box brochures (with labels for the boxes) on the back-bulletin board. You can use a standard size shoebox, or you can buy a plastic rectangular container from the dollar tree (that comes with lids). Any questions see Jessica Bergfelt. Call or text at 724-674-1140.

 

Kidz Club is this evening at 5:30pm. Ages 3 through 6th grade is welcome to attend. We are going through a video series called, The Jesus Storybook Bible. See you tonight and bring a friend!

10/07/2018

LOOKING AHEAD

October 19: Homeless Ministry

October 28: Nursing Home Ministry

Special Music Next Week: Christy & Joey Burgoon

Evening Song Leader Next Week: Mike Kennedy

 

THIS WEEK

Today              5:30pm     Kidz Club

                        5:45pm     Youth Group

                        6:00pm     Evening Service

                        Speaker: Pastor Chris Roberts

                        Song Leader: Dave Hallberg

 Tuesday       7:00pm     Board Meeting

 Wednesday  6:45pm     Youth Group

                       7:00pm     Prayer Meeting

 Saturday       9:00am     Ladies’ Bible Study

 

Ladies Fall Craft Day

There will be a craft day for the women of the church on Saturday, November 3rd at the church. Please mark your calendar and invite your family and friends!

       

Birthdays & Anniversaries   

           10/11 Sadie Charles

                    Sarah Baker

 Missionary Christmas Donations

Thank you to all who signed up for Christmas donations for our missionary families. If you still need to hand in your money, please give it to Jane Chronister by November 4th. If writing a check, please make it out to the church.

 Operation Christmas Child

Let’s pack those boxes! Boxes must be at the church no later than Sunday, November 4th. There are how-to-pack-a-box brochures (with labels for the boxes) on the back-bulletin board. You can use a standard size shoebox, or you can buy a

Contact info

Head Elder: Dave Hallberg 724-758-7398
Head Deacon: Lon Oesterling 724-679-8003
Secretary: Ashley Charles 724-991-6317

portersvillebible@gmail.com

PRAYER CHAIN
Please contact Ashley Charles if you need something added to the prayer chain. You can call or text 724-991-6317 or email the church email address. Please leave a detailed voicemail if there is no answer.

PHONE TREE AND EMAIL PRAYER CHAIN
Our church has a  phone tree which automatically calls those in our church that desire this service. We use it for prayer requests and also some announcements. The email prayer chain is also available. These requests and announcements are sent to your email address.
If you would like to be included in these ministries, please see Ashley Charles to be added to the list.


If you have a birthday or anniversary this month and it is not on the church calendar or if we have not included you on any of our calendars, please give your dates to Ashley Charles.