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May 11 & 12, 2019


Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church

Saturdays 7:00-8:00 pm

Sundays 10:00 am


Like us on Facebook @ Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church


Announcements


May 19th!  

Domino Chicken Foot Tournament at 6:00pm sharp to 8:30ish. It’s ok if you don’t know how to play, it will be explained. Hosted by Camp Witness and E-Free. It will be here at the church. There will be prizes!


Our Church Serving our Community

Family Fun Concert is Sunday, June 2nd in the Courthouse Park from 5:00pm to 8:30pm. How can you serve? Go sign up in the Fellowship Area, and simply show up to reflect Christ and visit with others.


Weekly handprints on the bulletin board!

Please pray for Fabio Salazar. Fabio is one of the orphans we reach out to through our church partner (Grace and Truth Church), and World Orphans, in Zone 18 in Guatemala City, Guatemala.


SMF Snack Coordinator Needed

This person would check the schedule and remind people to sign up, if needed. Please contact one of the deaconesses for more information about this opportunity.    


Grace & Truth Church

May Family Profile

Please pray for Roxana Vazquez, her mother Maria, and Roxana’s four children. Pastor David and the committee need guidance to know what is best in this situation. Their information is posted on the bulletin board this month.


What’s Your Story?

Do you have a story of something God has done in your life?

Or possibly a song, a poem, or something that reflects God’s beauty?

Consider sharing with the congregations Sundays mornings.

Please talk with Pastor Scotty.


May Shoebox Ideas:  Hygiene Items


Prayer Requests

·  Pray for area graduates, that they submit their plans to the Lord and trust His wisdom. Praise God for reaching this milestone!

·  Please continue to pray for preparations for the Family Fun Concert in the Park; that we would love our neighbors and share the Gospel boldly in word and deed.

Please contact Janelle Carpenter at (402) 989-2076 or efreeprayerchain@gmail.com with any prayer requests, updates or to be added to the prayer chain list. She will forward requests on daily.


Sermon Notes

May 11 & 12, 2019

Series:  Around the Horn

Text:  1 Thessalonians 4:13-5:11

Title:  The Starfish Hypothesis

For a free CD of the sermon, please visit the sound booth after the service. Also, you may download a copy from our website @ www.ainsworthfree.org


Church Info


Staff

Mick Thornton, Senior Pastor

pastormick@mac.com  (402) 760-2047

Scotty Clark, Pastor of Community & Outreach

pastorscotty@threeriver.net  (402) 760-2923

Joel Barrow, Sunday Worship Director

jpbarrow416@gmail.com  (402) 273-4015

Toby Clark, Saturday Worship Director

theclarkslovejesus@yahoo.com  (402) 387-9956

Cheri Meister, Director of Children’s Ministries

cherimeister@usa.net  (405) 269-9090

Miriam McNabb, Administrative Assistant

efreeofc@threeriver.net  (402) 760-0438


Church Leadership

Elders:  Joel Barrow, Brad Wilkins, Kevin Scheer, Jonathan Seidel, Mick Thornton

Deacons:  Brad Kroll, Bryan Doke, Josh Titus, Tim Denny

Deaconesses:  Carlene Burrows, Miriam McNabb, Sandy Clapper, Ginger Brockman


Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church

PO Box 384 Ÿ Ainsworth, Nebraska 69210

(402) 387-0755 or 1-800-594-7149

Email: efreeofc@threeriver.net


Stewardship for May 11 & 12, 2019

Giving Last Week:  $3,952.00              YTD Giving: $84,432.62

Need Per Week:  $5,522.12           YTD Needs:  $99,398.16

Thank you for your gifts.

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May 4 & 5, 2019


Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church

Saturdays 7:00-8:00 pm

Sundays 10:00 am


Like us on Facebook @ Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church


Announcements


May 19th!

Domino Chicken Foot Tournament at 6:00pm sharp to 8:30ish. It’s ok if you don’t know how to play, it will be explained. Hosted by Camp Witness and E-Free. It will be here at the church. There will be prizes!


Weekly handprints on the bulletin board!

Please pray for Antonio Garcia. Antonio is one of the orphans we reach out to through our church partner (Grace and Truth Church), and World Orphans, in Zone 18 in Guatemala City, Guatemala.


Regular Attenders

If you brought a guest, or someone you have invited to church is here today, bring them to Connect Central to get a Welcome Bag.


Sweeter Than Honey

This Bible memorization group meets in the ROCK room on Sundays, 8:45am to 9:30am. Everyone is welcome.

~Amber Thornton, amber@threeriver.net, 402.760.1067


Monthly Prayer Gathering (2nd Wed. of the month) meets this Wednesday at 6:00pm.


Grace & Truth Church

May Family Profile

Please pray for Roxana Vazquez, her mother Maria, and Roxana’s four children. Pastor David and the committee need guidance to know what is best in this situation. Their information is posted on the bulletin board this month.


Did you know?  There is a 9:30am Wednesday morning Women’s Bible study, here at the church.


Self Service Coffee Cart in the Fellowship Area

Please enjoy decaf coffee, regular coffee, tea, cider, and hot chocolate anytime during the week or on weekends.


Coffee with a Purpose!

Purchase a bag of Guatemalan coffee. Makes for a great gift! 100% of the purchase goes to a Guatemalan partnership that supports an economic empowerment program. Handmade gift bags can be re-gifted to Christmas Shoeboxes. See the display next to the church library or go to ainsworthfree.org for more information.


SMF Snack Coordinator Needed

This person would check the schedule and remind people to sign up, if needed. Please contact one of the deaconesses, if you would like more information about this opportunity.


Operation Christmas Child

May Shoebox Ideas:  Hygiene Items


Prayer Requests

·  Please pray for preparations for the Family Fun Concert in the Park. What a privilege to stand boldly sharing the Gospel and being the Good News in such a public space!

Please contact Janelle Carpenter at (402) 989-2076 or efreeprayerchain@gmail.com with any prayer requests, updates or to be added to the prayer chain list.

She will forward requests on daily.


Sermon Notes

May 4 & 5, 2019

Series:  Around the Horn

Text:  Colossians 1:12-23

Title:  Fad Diet

For a free CD of the sermon, please visit the sound booth after the service. Also, you may download a copy from our website @ www.ainsworthfree.org


Church Info


Staff

Mick Thornton, Senior Pastor

pastormick@mac.com  (402) 760-2047

Scotty Clark, Pastor of Community & Outreach

pastorscotty@threeriver.net  (402) 760-2923

Joel Barrow, Sunday Worship Director

jpbarrow416@gmail.com  (402) 273-4015

Toby Clark, Saturday Worship Director

theclarkslovejesus@yahoo.com  (402) 387-9956

Cheri Meister, Director of Children’s Ministries

cherimeister@usa.net  (405) 269-9090

Miriam McNabb, Administrative Assistant

efreeofc@threeriver.net  (402) 760-0438


Church Leadership

Elders:  Joel Barrow, Brad Wilkins, Kevin Scheer, Jonathan Seidel, Mick Thornton

Deacons:  Brad Kroll, Bryan Doke, Josh Titus, Tim Denny

Deaconesses:  Carlene Burrows, Miriam McNabb, Sandy Clapper, Ginger Brockman


Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church

PO Box 384 Ÿ Ainsworth, Nebraska 69210

(402) 387-0755 or 1-800-594-7149

Email: efreeofc@threeriver.net


Stewardship for April 27 & 28, 2019

Giving Last Week:  $3,261.02              YTD Giving: $80,030.59

Need Per Week:  $5,522.12           YTD Needs:  $93,876.04

Thank you for your gifts.

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April 27 & 28, 2019


Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church

Saturdays 7:00-8:00 pm

Sundays 10:00 am


Like us on Facebook @ Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church


Announcements


Child Dedication Sunday, May 5th

If you are interested in dedicating your child, or would like to find out more information, contact Pastor Mick or Pastor Scotty.


May 19th!

Domino Chicken Foot Tournament at 6:00pm sharp to 8:30ish. It’s ok if you don’t know how to play, it will be explained. Hosted by Camp Witness and E-Free. It will be here at the church. There will be prizes!


Weekly handprints on the bulletin board!

Please pray for Jonathan Sanchez. Jonathan is one of the orphans we reach out to through our church partner (Grace and Truth Church), and World Orphans, in Zone 18 in Guatemala City, Guatemala.


Adding to the Team

Our church has teams that help provide food and assistance at funerals and memorial services. These teams rotate schedules and consist of three members each. If you would like to help those who are grieving the loss of a loved one by serving in this way or have questions, please contact Carlene Burrows at (402) 376-5615.


Sunday Connection Time

11:20am to 12:00pm is our fellowship time. Join us back in the sanctuary to hear from Dee Jay & Christy Burton from Royal Family Kids Camp. Or enjoy the Keurig machines, snacks & treats, and each other’s company in the fellowship area while children, middle school, & high school meet.


Grace & Truth Church - April Family Profile

Please pray for Mayra Ofelia Salinas and her mother, as they care for Mayra’s four children. Pray for health and provision for the family. Their information is posted on the bulletin board this month.


SMF Snack Coordinator Needed

Please contact one of the deaconesses, if you would like more information about this opportunity. We’d like to give a special thank you to Wendy Wilkins, who has been faithfully serving in this role.


Operation Christmas Child - April Shoebox Ideas

Stuffed Animals!


Prayer Requests

·  Please continue to lift up those who lost their homes, properties and livelihoods in the floods earlier this spring.

Please contact Janelle Carpenter at (402) 989-2076 or efreeprayerchain@gmail.com with any prayer requests, updates or to be added to the prayer chain list.

She will forward requests on daily.


Sermon Notes

April 27 & 28, 2019

Series:  Around the Horn

Text:  Philippians 1:12-26

Title:  The Best Kind of Pain

For a free CD of the sermon, please visit the sound booth after the service. Also, you may download a copy from our website @ www.ainsworthfree.org


Church Info


Staff

Mick Thornton, Senior Pastor

pastormick@mac.com  (402) 760-2047

Scotty Clark, Pastor of Community & Outreach

pastorscotty@threeriver.net  (402) 760-2923

Joel Barrow, Sunday Worship Director

jpbarrow416@gmail.com  (402) 273-4015

Toby Clark, Saturday Worship Director

theclarkslovejesus@yahoo.com  (402) 387-9956

Cheri Meister, Director of Children’s Ministries

cherimeister@usa.net  (405) 269-9090

Miriam McNabb, Administrative Assistant

efreeofc@threeriver.net  (402) 760-0438


Church Leadership

Elders:  Joel Barrow, Brad Wilkins, Kevin Scheer, Jonathan Seidel, Mick Thornton

Deacons:  Brad Kroll, Bryan Doke, Josh Titus, Tim Denny

Deaconesses:  Carlene Burrows, Miriam McNabb, Sandy Clapper, Ginger Brockman


Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church

PO Box 384 Ÿ Ainsworth, Nebraska 69210

(402) 387-0755 or 1-800-594-7149

Email: efreeofc@threeriver.net


Stewardship for April 20 & 21, 2019

Giving Last Week:  $3,845.00              YTD Giving: $76,769.57

Need Per Week:  $5,522.12           YTD Needs:  $88,353.92

Thank you for your gifts.

_______________________________________________________

April 20 & 21, 2019


Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church

Saturdays 7:00-8:00 pm

Sundays 10:00 pm


Like us on Facebook @ Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church


Announcements


Monthly Men’s Breakfast is the last Thursday of the month. This month it is the 25th from 6:00am to 7:00am.


Planning Meeting

Our church serving our community, Family Fun Concert planning meeting is Saturday, April 27th at 5:00pm, in the Middle School ROCK room. Everyone is welcome to attend. Come and give suggestions or learn what we are planning. The Family Fun Concert will be June 2nd this year. Join us next Saturday for the planning meeting.


Spiritual Gift Assessment

Find out what your spiritual gift is. Go to www.ainsworthfree.org and follow the instructions on the right side of the home page.


Child Dedication Sunday, May 5th

If you are interested in dedicating your child, or would like to find out more information, contact Pastor Mick or Pastor Scotty.


Weekly handprints on the bulletin board!

Please pray for Angye Najera. Angye is one of the orphans we reach out to through our church partner (Grace and Truth Church), and World Orphans, in Zone 18 in Guatemala City, Guatemala.


Grace & Truth Church

April Family Profile

Please pray for Mayra Ofelia Salinas and her mother, as they care for Mayra’s four children. Pray for health and provision for the family. Their information is posted on the bulletin board this month.


RightNow Media

Sign up today, go to www.ainsworthfree.org  On the lower right side is a banner you can click on to get set up for FREE, it is already paid for by the church. RightNow Media is like the Netflix of Bible studies. It includes biblical video content for adults and children.


Food Pantry

Our Local Ministerial Association collectively has a food pantry and a transient fund. If you would like to donate food, there is a labeled cabinet in the foyer. It is there year around. If you would like to give financially, then make a check out to the E-Free Church and note that it is for the Food Pantry or Transient Fund. Also, your Red & White and H&R bonus points can go to the Food Pantry.


Regular Attenders

If you brought a guest, or someone you have invited to church is here today, bring them to Connect Central to get a Welcome Bag.


Adding to the Team

Our church has teams that help provide food and assistance at funerals and memorial services. These teams rotate schedules and consist of three members each. If you would like to help those who are grieving the loss of a loved one by serving in this way or have questions, please contact Carlene Burrows at (402) 376-5615.


SMF Snack Coordinator Needed

Please contact one of the deaconesses, if you would like more information about this opportunity. We’d like to give a special thank you to Wendy Wilkins, who has been faithfully serving in this role.


Prayer Requests

·  Please pray for the missionaries and ministries that our church supports.

Please contact Janelle Carpenter at (402) 989-2076 or efreeprayerchain@gmail.com with any prayer requests, updates or to be added to the prayer chain list.

She will forward requests on daily.


Sermon Notes

April 20 & 21, 2019

Text:  Matthew 28

Title:  Roller Coaster

For a free CD of the sermon, please visit the sound booth after the service. Also, you may download a copy from our website @ www.ainsworthfree.org


Church Info


Staff

Mick Thornton, Senior Pastor

pastormick@mac.com  (402) 760-2047

Scotty Clark, Pastor of Community & Outreach

pastorscotty@threeriver.net  (402) 760-2923

Joel Barrow, Sunday Worship Director

jpbarrow416@gmail.com  (402) 273-4015

Toby Clark, Saturday Worship Director

theclarkslovejesus@yahoo.com  (402) 387-9956

Cheri Meister, Director of Children’s Ministries

cherimeister@usa.net  (405) 269-9090

Miriam McNabb, Administrative Assistant

efreeofc@threeriver.net  (402) 760-0438


Church Leadership

Elders:  Joel Barrow, Brad Wilkins, Kevin Scheer, Jonathan Seidel, Mick Thornton

Deacons:  Brad Kroll, Bryan Doke, Josh Titus, Tim Denny

Deaconesses:  Carlene Burrows, Miriam McNabb, Sandy Clapper, Ginger Brockman

 

Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church

PO Box 384 Ÿ Ainsworth, Nebraska 69210

(402) 387-0755 or 1-800-594-7149

Email: efreeofc@threeriver.net


Stewardship for April 13 & 14, 2019

Giving Last Week:  $4,085.00              YTD Giving: $72,924.57

Need Per Week:  $5,522.12           YTD Needs:  $82,831.80

Thank you for your gifts.

_________________________________________________________

April 13 & 14, 2019


Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church

Saturdays 7:00-8:00 pm

Sundays 10:00 am


Like us on Facebook @ Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church


Announcements


Planning Meeting

Our church serving our community, Family Fun Concert planning meeting is Saturday, April 27th at 5:00pm, in the Middle School ROCK room. Everyone is welcome to attend. Come and give suggestions or learn what the plan is.


Did you know?

There is a 9:30am, Wednesday morning Women’s Bible Study, here at the church.


Weekly handprints on the bulletin board!

Please pray for Teresita Valenzuela. Teresita is one of the orphans we reach out to through our church partner (Grace and Truth Church), and World Orphans, in Zone 18 in Guatemala City, Guatemala.


Pillowcases Needed

Don’t forget to return your Royal Family Kid’s Camp pillowcases by Monday, April 15th.


Go to www.ainsworthfree.org to hear sermons, Mick’s Minute, see the church calendar, link to our amazing free video library through Rightnow Media, link to a free spiritual gift test, and much more.


Grace & Truth Church

April Family Profile

Please pray for Mayra Ofelia Salinas and her mother, as they care for Mayra’s four children. Pray for health and provision for the family. Their information is posted on the bulletin board this month.


Sunday Morning Connection Time

11:20am to 12:00pm is our fellowship time. Adults can hang out and talk or at about 11:20am, come back into the sanctuary for an open discussion on today’s message with Jonathan Seidel.


Prayer Requests

·  Please continue to lift up those who lost their homes, properties and livelihoods in the floods earlier this spring!

Please contact Janelle Carpenter at (402) 989-2076 or efreeprayerchain@gmail.com with any prayer requests, updates or to be added to the prayer chain list.

She will forward requests on daily.


Sermon Notes

April 13 & 14, 2019

Series:  Around the Horn

Text:  Ephesians 4:1-16

Title:  Same Differents

For a free CD of the sermon, please visit the sound booth after the service. Also, you may download a copy from our website @ www.ainsworthfree.org


Church Info


Staff

Mick Thornton, Senior Pastor

pastormick@mac.com  (402) 760-2047

Scotty Clark, Pastor of Community & Outreach

pastorscotty@threeriver.net  (402) 760-2923

Joel Barrow, Sunday Worship Director

jpbarrow416@gmail.com  (402) 273-4015

Toby Clark, Saturday Worship Director

theclarkslovejesus@yahoo.com  (402) 387-9956

Cheri Meister, Director of Children’s Ministries

cherimeister@usa.net  (405) 269-9090

Miriam McNabb, Administrative Assistant

efreeofc@threeriver.net  (402) 760-0438


Church Leadership

Elders:  Joel Barrow, Brad Wilkins, Kevin Scheer, Jonathan Seidel, Mick Thornton

Deacons:  Brad Kroll, Bryan Doke, Josh Titus, Tim Denny

Deaconesses:  Carlene Burrows, Miriam McNabb, Sandy Clapper, Ginger Brockman


Ainsworth Evangelical Free Church

PO Box 384 Ÿ Ainsworth, Nebraska 69210

(402) 387-0755 or 1-800-594-7149

Email: efreeofc@threeriver.net


Stewardship for April 6 & 7, 2019

Giving Last Week:  $4,823.00              YTD Giving: $68,839.57

Need Per Week:  $5,522.12           YTD Needs:  $77,309.68

Thank you for your gifts.

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