January 7 announcements

This week all congregations in Eastern District & Franconia Conference are praying for Lakeview Mennonite Church.  They appreciated your prayers during a very critical but exciting time in the life of he church!  To read more about Lakeview, go to franconiaconference.org/profiles.


Enjoy viewing stunning quilted art by Rachel Derstine on display at the Mennonite Heritage Center from January 15 to March 14. Rachel will discuss her work in gallery talks during the Opening Reception on Sunday, January 19, 2:00 to 4:00 pm. For info, visit www.mhep.org.


Bally Community Preschool will hold an Open House on Wednesday, January 22 from 9:00 to 11:30 am.  The teachers will be available to meet potential new students.  They have experienced, certified teachers, and offer music and Spanish instruction in a Christian environment. 


MCC Material Resource Center invites you to help out during their Warehouse Work Weekend! Help sort and process items in the warehouse to be sold, bringing in funds for their work. Call 267-203-8074 to be scheduled Friday, January 24, 5:00 -10:00 pm, or Saturday, January 25, 7:00 am-2:00 pm.


Bally Community Preschool will be serving a Spaghetti Dinner, including spaghetti with sauce, assorted meat toppings, salad, garlic bread, and assorted homemade desserts, on Saturday, February 29 from 4:30 to 7:00 pm.  The cost is a donation and take out is available. If you have any questions, call the Preschool office at 610-845-1600 or visit www.ballycommunitypreschool.org.  They are also currently accepting registrations for the Winter Play & Learn class for 2 year olds, and have openings for the current school year in the 3 and 4 year old classes.


Plains Mennonite Church is seeking a part-time Church Administrator to coordinate and support the vision of the congregation.  Interested persons are encouraged to send their resumes and questions to Patti Freed and to request a copy of the Job Description. Email Patti at pjfreed@verizon.net.


What will you do after high school? Be informed about your options! Come visit a current service unit during the Service Adventure preview weekend, February 20 to 23. Contact Susan Nisly for more information at SusanN@MennoniteMission.net.