News & Events for Nov 24-30

News & Events

Serving Opportunities                               

Timeout Helpers

Contact: Kristina Griffis or Erin O’Connell

We need more helpers: people to hold babies, or sit, read or color with toddlers. Only 4 hours a month.

Community Thanksgiving Dinner

Contact: Janet Boardwell

Thanksgiving Day, from 12-2 PM, is our annual dinner. There are signups on the bulletin board for help providing food, cooking, and/or clean up. There is also a signup sheet for those planning to attend the meal.

Awana Juice

Contact: Shannon or Gina Sharpe

We need more Capri Sun juice pouches. Donations can be placed in the tote in the Fellowship Hall.


Photo Directory Update

Contact: Church Office or Dan Todd

It’s time to update our photo directory. Dan Todd will be taking individuals pictures on Sundays, Dec 1 and 8, before the service. If you’ve been attending or it’s been awhile since you had your picture updated (especially if you have younger children), please plan to arrive early or contact Dan to arrange a time. You can also email a photo to the office. No professional photos, please.

3Mile Project (Lock In)

Contact: Luke Craymer

3Mile is our biggest teen outreach of the year and we need your help. The event is Dec 13-14. If you’re interested in helping, please speak to Pastor Luke. If you can't join us, please pray for all the teens that will be hearing the Gospel, as well as good traveling weather.

Christmas Food Baskets

Contact: Elaine Tate or Linda Ackley

See the insert for more information, items needed, and a submission form for names of families. Please make sure any names are turned in by Dec 8 so that we can order hams.

Christmas Poinsettias

Contact: Theresa Anderson  

We are again offering an opportunity for you to purchase poinsettias in memory or in honor of a loved one, for yourself, or just to decorate the sanctuary. Order forms must be turned in no later than Dec 8. The poinsettias will be displayed beginning Sunday, Dec 15 and may be taken home after the service on Sunday, Dec 22, or the Candlelight Service on Dec 24.

Family Life Marriage Conference

Contact: Church Office

The Weekend to Remember conferences are scheduled for Feb 21-23 (Grand Rapids) or Apr 24-26 (Kalamazoo). Register at To save $100, register using the group name “RothburyCC”. Brochures are available in the lobby.



Weekly Prayer Sheets

Available at the Welcome Center

Hymn of the Month

I Will Sing of My Redeemer

Missionary of the Week

Hope Community Church Barlanark, 20 Schemes

November Food Pantry Focus

Laundry soap, cleaning supplies


Let us know the dates you will be gone and, if you want bulletins/CDs sent to you, your winter address.

Hearing Assist

If you would benefit from this option, please see one of the people at the sound booth (at the back of the sanctuary.)