NORTHMINSTER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH NEWSLETTER
Thursday, May 9, 2019
Sunday, May 12
is
MOTHER'S DAY
HONOR or REMEMBER
your mother with love this Sunday
...and every day.


RUMMAGE SALE
Saturday, May 11 - FINAL CALL!
It's time to do your Spring cleaning and bring your unused items to the church for an upcoming Rummage Sale.
The proceeds from the sale will be use to fund
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL this summer.

Help needed for...

Setting Up the Sale - Friday, May 10, 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.
and / or
Working the Sale - Saturday, May 11, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


COME SHOP THIS SATURDAY!
HUNGER WALK
RESULTS!
Thanks to all who contributed to the Hunger Walk!

MONETARY GIFTS:
Northminster - $274.00 / Calvary - $484.00 / Total - $758.00
CANNED GOODS: 36 lbs.
THIS SUNDAY'S SERMON

"Following the Shepherd"
by Rich Holmes

LAST WEEK'S SERMON
"Feeding the Hungry"



MEALS NEEDED
We are looking for volunteers to help provide meals for Jesse and Ann Pittman. They currently have some friends helping out, but we want to help provide meals. Here is the current schedule:
Friday, May 10 - Susan Hill
Monday, May 13 - Stephanie Allen
Wednesday, May 15 - Tina East
Friday, May 17
Monday, May 20
Wednesday, May 22
Friday, May 24

If you can help. please call or email Barb in the office to be scheduled.
330.499.4606 / barb.harwell@northminsterlife.org
Pastoral Care for April
Hospital Visits - 2
Funeral - 1
Pastoral Care Visits - 4
Please know that if you would like me to pay your a pastoral visit you may call me or Barb at (330) 499-4606. You can also reach me on my cell phone at (803) 312-5147. Blessings, Pastor Rich

THIS WEEK'S SCRIPTURE READING

GOSPEL READING:
John 10:11-18

ADULT SUNDAY SCHOOL
will NOT meet this Sunday.
MINISTRY LEADERS
There is just ONE liturgist date left
on the current schedule...
June 23.

to View the April to June Schedule
Tuesday, May 14, at 10:00 a.m.
In the Parlor

TUESDAY MORNING BIBLE STUDY
BREAKING FREE by Beth Moore

COMBINED SERVICE
and CHURCH WORK DAY
Sunday, May 19
9:30 a.m.
Join us for a great day of fellowship and service opportunities.

Northminster will be providing the music with the Rev. Ben George (of Camp Wakonda) delivering the message.

A sign up sheet is on the Welcome Desk.

There are inside jobs, that include cleaning, straightening and organizing...and outside jobs that include mulching, planting and general clean up.
FOOD CUPBOARD
MINISTRY
DONATIONS GIVEN on Sunday, May 5

17 Items
Thank You for your Contributions!
PREGNANCY CHOICES
BABY BOTTLE CAMPAIGN

COMING SOON
Kick Off is Sunday, May 19

LADIES LUNCHEON
at HARTVILLE KITCHEN

Tuesday, June 4
12:30 p.m.
Once again all the ladies of Northminster are invited to enjoy lunch and fellowship at Hartville Kitchen. We will meet at 12:30 p.m. where you will be able to choose from the great Hartville Kitchen Menu. It is BYOM (Buy Your Own Meal)!

There is a sign up sheet on the Welcome Desk. We must let Hartville Kitchen know how many will be attending. Sign-ups should be done by Sunday, June 2.
MARK YOUR CALENDAR
for July 22-26
9:00 a.m until Noon
Birth to 5th Grade

May Birthdays

1 - Liam Hill
1 - Karen Moore
3 - Elaine Clark
8 - Courtney York
11- Tina East
16 - Sam Verble
18 - Adam Dowell
27 - Brett Jacobsen
30 - Rich Holmes


May Anniversaries

15 - Bill & Joyce Rake
15 - Walter & Janet Watkins
19 - Larry & Nancy Marcus
28 - James & Emily McKelvey
30 - Greg & Karen Moore



CONGRATULATIONS TO
ANDREW SPIES
Andrew graduated with honors from Ashland University on May 4 with a BA in Business Management. Andrew is an Ashbrook Scholar, was a representative on Student Senate and an Executive Officer of Academic Affairs. Andrew has accepted a job with Konica Minolta in Dublin, Ohio.
NORTHMINSTER HOMEBOUND
This Week's Featured Member
SUZIE BURNETT
Sanctuary Grande - #514
850 Applegrove St. NW
North Canton, OH 44720

2019 FLOWER CHART
Dates are still available!

There are three dates open in June
and four dates open in July!
The 2019 Flower Chart is posted in the narthex. Take time on Sunday to enter your requested date(s).
PRAYER REQUESTS

IN ORDER TO KEEP PRAYER REQUESTS CURRENT PLEASE
CONTACT THE CHURCH OFFICE TO
UPDATE OR REMOVE REQUESTS ON A REGULAR BASIS.


  • David Appleby - Cancer
  • Karen Bonnette (friend of Micki Williams) - Cancer
  • Howard Bowen (Paula Bowen's husband) is on kidney dialysis.
  • Nick Ciccozzi (21) (son of friend to Cindy Taylor) diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma.
  • Mark DeGalen (friend of Cindy Taylor) is in the hospital and is having some bad reactions to the chemo treatment.
  • Tom Fiebig (friend of the Hills) who has mesothelioma.
  • Onita Hall (aunt of Bob Allen) - Bone marrow cancer.
  • Brenda Kavali ( Ryann's (Allen) mother-in-law) - Please pray for strength and healing.
  • Jayne Kidder - At home.
  • Tiffany King (granddaughter of Joyce King) in need of prayer.
  • Julie Klaserner - Cancer. Recovering from a bone marrow transplant.
  • Lecia Lance (friend of Jayne Kidder) needs our prayers.
  • Sarah Latham (daughter of the Hills) - Health concerns.
  • JJ Ohmann, (son of Susan Verble's coworker) needs continued prayer.
  • Jim Pinder - Recovering from eye surgery.
  • Jesse & Ann Pittman - Both in need of prayer.
  • Mark Reels is undergoing treatment for cancer.
  • Larry Sprandel (son-in-law of Joanne Sogan) is recovering from surgery.
  • Babe Strebel - Health concerns.
  • Cindy Taylor is still recovering but will be with us on Sunday!
  • Bill & Lillian Wellington (friends of Micki Williams) - Both in need of prayer...conditions are declining.
  • Browning West (grandson of Chuck & Ginny) - Needing Prayer

2019 Per Capita - $30.56
Per Capita given to date is $1,349.83

ON the CALENDAR 
Sunday, May 19
Combined Service & Work Day
Monday, May 20
Session Meeting at 7:00 p.m.
In the Parlor

Monday, May 27
Memorial Day
Church Office Closed

Tuesday, May 28
Reedurban Community Dinner