Welcome to Vergennes Church

Digital Bulletin

Sunday, November 28, 2021

Pastor Scott Loomis

Stay Engaged

Join the Women of Vergennes as we prepare our hearts for celebrating the birth of Jesus.

Readers & Table Hostess’s are needed. Sign up in the Fellowship Room

Wednesday Morning Bible Study with Pastor Scott
This weekly study will begin Wednesday, September 8 @ 10:00 a.m.

Adult Sunday School
Sundays @ 11:00 a.m. Beginning October 3

In Person Worship
Every Sunday @ 9:30 & 11:00 a.m.

Stream Online
Streaming live every Sunday @ 9:30 a.m.
Live Worship Service

Serving Opportunities

Volunteers Needed in the Following Areas:
Tech Team, Children’s Mentors, Nursery Care, Coffee Hour and Greeter/Usher

Passionate about photography?
We need someone to capture our events. Contact leslie@vergenneschurch.com if you would be intersted in serving in a photography role for Easter, Baptism/Picnic, Wacky Water Night, Fall Festival, Christmas, and maybe a few more.

 

Vergennes Kids

Need to finish up some Christmas shopping? Need a date night? or, a Girls night out? Our annual Parent’s Night Out to the rescue! Make plans with another family and have them bring their kids to this fun event!  Register with Mallory mallory@vergenneschurch.com

Children will practice during Sunday School. A video of the song and movements are also found on the Vergennes Kids Facebook page for you to practice with your littles at home.

Ministry Updates

Congratulations to Vergennes Kids!!! They have earned a pizza party for collecting 243 food items for FROM! Great Job!!!

Special Mission Offering

Sunday, December 12 we will be collecting for Flat River Outreach Ministries

 

2021 Mission Offering Schedule

January – UMCOR – UMC mission                                                                          $215.00

February – Youth Camp – Lake Louise                                                                   $210.00
Special Offering – Sikkenga Family –                                                                   $1,125.90
March – Be Nice (Mental Health Foundation of West MI) – benice.org            $279.75
April – Crop Hunger Walk – Lowell Crop Hunger Walk
Parnell East – $210.00   Parnell West – $50.00    Kids & Youth – $1,520.00
May – International Needs: Burkina Faso – International Needs                   $65.65
June – Volunteers in Service – visgr.org                                                                 $95.00
July – Alpha Family Center – afclowell.org                                                            $353.75
August – Gilda’s Club of Lowell –                                                                             $135.00
September – Hunger Relief in Kampala, Uganda                                              $2,029.75
October – Kids Food Basket – kidsfoodbasket.org                                                   $92.00
November – Circles of Grand Rapids – circlesgr.org                                            $217.30
December – Flat River Outreach Ministry – FROM
Prayer Requests & Thanksgiving

Prayers for Connor Wright, healing for migraines.

Prayer for those suffering from Mental Health issues.

Contact Staff

Church Office Phone Number – (616) 897-6141

Pastor: Scott Loomis                                                                Ext. 2           scott@vergenneschurch.com

Administrative Coordinator: Leslie Woodman                Ext. 1             leslie@vergenneschurch.com

Children’s Ministry Coordinator: Mallory Keenan                 Ext. 3             mallory@vergenneschurch.com

Treasurer: Tami Ortez                                                                                   tami@vergenneschurch.com

Finance Secretary: Alice Bush                                                                   vergennesfinance@gmail.com

Save the Date!

Contact Mallory to sign up @ mallory@vergenneschurch.com

Donation Needs

NEEDED: Blood Donations on Monday, November 15 from 2-7 pm blood is at an all time low. Save a life. Go to vergenneschurch.com/donateblood to make your appointment.

 Vergennes Kids are collecting non parishable food items for FROM until Noveber 21st.  Help them collect 100 items so they can earn a pizza party!

 

Volunteer Schedule

Calendar Of Events

Sunday, November 28
Worship in Person or Online @ 9:30 a.m. — Join Here
Worship in Person @ 11:00 a.m.
Nursery 0-3 yrs / Sunday School Pre-K – 5th Grade
Adult Sunday School @ 11:00 a.m.

Wednesday, December 1
Wednesday Morning Bible Study with Pastor Scott @ 10:00 a.m.
In person or on Zoom ( look for your zoom link in your email )

Saturday, December 4
Parent’s Night Out @ 5:00p.m.

Sunday, December 5
Worship in Person or Online @ 9:30 a.m. — Join Here
Worship in Person @ 11:00 a.m.
Communion Sunday
Nursery 0-3 yrs / Sunday School Pre-K – 5th Grade
Adult Sunday School @ 11:00 a.m.

Wednesday, December 8
Wednesday Morning Bible Study with Pastor Scott @ 10:00 a.m.
In person or on Zoom
Christmas by Candlelight @ 6:30 p.m.

Sunday, December 12
Worship in Person or Online @ 9:30 a.m. — Join Here
Worship in Person @ 11:00 a.m.

Nursery 0-3 yrs / Sunday School Pre-K – 5th Grade
Adult Sunday School @ 11:00 a.m.

Wednesday, December 15
Wednesday Morning Bible Study with Pastor Scott @ 10:00 a.m.
In person or on Zoom

Sunday, December 19
Worship in Person or Online @ 9:30 a.m. — Join Here
Worship in Person @ 11:00 a.m.

Nursery 0-3 yrs / Family Christmas Service @ 11:00 a.m.
Adult Sunday School @ 11:00 a.m.

Wednesday, December 22
There will not be a bible study today, due to Christmas

Friday, December 24
Christmas Eve Services @ 5:00

Saturday, Decemver 25
Happy Birthday Jesus!

Sunday, December 26
Worship in Person or Online @ 9:30 a.m. — Join Here
Worship in Person @ 11:00 a.m.

Nursery 0-3 yrs / Sunday School Pre-K – 5th Grade
Adult Sunday School @ 11:00 a.m.

Friday, December 31
Happy New Year!

Saturday, January 1
2022!

Sunday, January 2
Worship in Person or Online @ 10:00 a.m. — Join Here
Nursery 0-3 yrs / Sunday School Pre-K – 5th Grade during 10:00 a.m. service
Adult Sunday School @ 11:00 a.m.

 

Stay Engaged

Women’s Study – October 6 – November 10

Wednesday Evenings @ 6:00 p.m.
Ismond Home
10155 Deer Creek Dr. Ada, MI 49301

Contact Pattie or Mathea Ismond with Questions      mkismond@gmail.com          ismondp@gmail.com

Wednesday Morning Bible Study with Pastor Scott
This weekly study will begin Wednesday, September 8 @ 10:00 a.m.

Adult Sunday School
Sundays @ 11:00 a.m. Beginning October 3

In Person Worship
Every Sunday @ 10:00 a.m.

Stream Online
Streaming live every Sunday @ 10:00 a.m.
Live Worship Service

***We will be moving to 2 services at 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. beginning October 3

Serving Opportunities

Do you have a passion for photography?
We need someone to focus on capturing our events. If this is your gift,
Please contact leslie@vergenneschurch.com

Volunteers Needed in the Following Areas: 
Tech Team, Children’s Mentors, Nursery Care, Coffee Hour and Greeter/Usher

Volunteer Opportunity 4 times per year
We are in need of an idividual to be responsible for water testing at the church. This job requires a person to collect a water sample, fill out a form, and drop off to the Kent Co. Health Department on Fuller. If this sounds like just the right thing for you, email Leslie

Fall Festival:
Volunteers are needed before, during and after the event. Contact Beth or Leslie

 

Ministry Updates

Special Mission Offering

Sunday, October 10 we will be collecting for Kids Food Basket click here for more information.

 

2021 Mission Offering Schedule

January – UMCOR – UMC mission                                                                          $215.00

February – Youth Camp – Lake Louise                                                                   $210.00
Special Offering – Sikkenga Family –                                                                   $1,125.90
March – Be Nice (Mental Health Foundation of West MI) – benice.org         $279.75
April – Crop Hunger Walk – Lowell Crop Hunger Walk
Parnell East – $210.00   Parnell West – $50.00    Kids & Youth – $1,520.00
May – International Needs: Burkina Faso – International Needs                      $65.65
June – Volunteers in Service – visgr.org                                                                 $95.00
July – Alpha Family Center – afclowell.org                                                            $353.75
August – Gilda’s Club of Lowell –                                                                             $135.00
September – Hunger Relief in Kampala, Uganda                                                $1,829.75
October – Kids Food Basket – kidsfoodbasket.org
November – Circles of Grand Rapids – circlesgr.org
December – Flat River Outreach Ministry – FROM
Prayer Requests & Thanksgiving

Prayer Requests:

Prayers of comfort for a friend of Josie Holdburg. Prayers for her sister as well, that God will bless her future.

Prayers for Carol, who is traveling.

Pati Besteman has a friend in need of healing prayers for Leukemia

Prayer for all who are struggling with health & grief issues.

Betsy Maki asks for prayers for a friend suffering with pain, anxiety and depression.

Prayers for Tim Tindal, continuing to recover from Covid

Praises! Vergennes Township is donating their shed to us.

Contact Staff

Church Office Phone Number – (616) 897-6141

Pastor: Scott Loomis                                                                Ext. 2           scott@vergenneschurch.com

Administrative Coordinator: Leslie Woodman                Ext. 1             leslie@vergenneschurch.com

Children’s Ministry Coordinator: Beth Wright                  Ext. 3             beth@vergenneschurch.com

Treasurer: Tami Ortez                                                                                   tami@vergenneschurch.com

Finance Secretary: Alice Bush                                                                   vergennesfinance@gmail.com

Save the Date!

 

 

                                                       

Christmas Through Lowell

November 19-20

Contact Betsy Maki to Reserve Your Booth!
betsymaki@gmail.com

Christmas by Candlelight

Wednesday, December 8 @ 6:30

wraypati@yahoo.com

Save the Date!

 

Donation Sign Up in the Fellowship Room

Christmas Through Lowell

November 19-20

Contact Betsy Maki to Reserve Your Booth!
betsymaki@gmail.com

Christmas by Candlelight

Wednesday, December 8 @ 6:30

wraypati@yahoo.com

Donation Needs

 Food & Monetary Donations are Needed for Fall Festival! Sign Up in the Fellowship Room or on the Vergennes Church Facebook Group

 

 

Volunteer Schedule
Stay Engaged

Women’s Study – October 6 – November 10

Wednesday Evenings @ 6:00 p.m.
Ismond Home
10155 Deer Creek Dr. Ada, MI 49301

Contact Pattie or Mathea Ismond with Questions      mkismond@gmail.com          ismondp@gmail.com

Wednesday Morning Bible Study with Pastor Scott
This weekly study will begin Wednesday, September 8 @ 10:00 a.m.

Adult Sunday School
Sundays @ 11:00 a.m. Beginning October 3

In Person Worship
Every Sunday @ 10:00 a.m.

Stream Online
Streaming live every Sunday @ 10:00 a.m.
Live Worship Service

***We will be moving to 2 services at 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. beginning October 3

Serving Opportunities

Volunteers Needed in the Following Areas:
Tech Team, Children’s Mentors, Nursery Care, Coffee Hour and Greeter/Usher

Volunteer Opportunity 4 times per year
We are in need of an idividual to be responsible for water testing at the church. This job requires a person to collect a water sample, fill out a form, and drop off to the Kent Co. Health Department on Fuller. If this sounds like just the right thing for you, email Leslie

Fall Festival:
Volunteers are needed before, during and after the event. Contact Beth or Leslie

 

Ministry Updates

Special Mission Offering

Sunday, October 10 we will be collecting for Kids Food Basket click here for more information.

 

2021 Mission Offering Schedule

January – UMCOR – UMC mission                                                                          $215.00

February – Youth Camp – Lake Louise                                                                   $210.00
Special Offering – Sikkenga Family –                                                                   $1,125.90
March – Be Nice (Mental Health Foundation of West MI) – benice.org         $279.75
April – Crop Hunger Walk – Lowell Crop Hunger Walk
Parnell East – $210.00   Parnell West – $50.00    Kids & Youth – $1,520.00
May – International Needs: Burkina Faso – International Needs                      $65.65
June – Volunteers in Service – visgr.org                                                                 $95.00
July – Alpha Family Center – afclowell.org                                                            $353.75
August – Gilda’s Club of Lowell –                                                                             $135.00
September – Hunger Relief in Kampala, Uganda                                                $1,829.75
October – Kids Food Basket – kidsfoodbasket.org
November – Circles of Grand Rapids – circlesgr.org
December – Flat River Outreach Ministry – FROM
Prayer Requests & Thanksgiving

Prayer Requests:

Prayers of comfort for a friend of Josie Holdburg. Prayers for her sister as well, that God will bless her future.

Prayers for Carol, who is traveling.

Pati Besteman has a friend in need of healing prayers for Leukemia

Prayer for all who are struggling with health & grief issues.

Betsy Maki asks for prayers for a friend suffering with pain, anxiety and depression.

Prayers for Tim Tindal, continuing to recover from Covid

Praises! Vergennes Township is donating their shed to us.

Contact Staff

Church Office Phone Number – (616) 897-6141

Pastor: Scott Loomis                                                                Ext. 2           scott@vergenneschurch.com

Administrative Coordinator: Leslie Woodman                Ext. 1             leslie@vergenneschurch.com

Children’s Ministry Coordinator: Beth Wright                  Ext. 3             beth@vergenneschurch.com

Treasurer: Tami Ortez                                                                                   tami@vergenneschurch.com

Finance Secretary: Alice Bush                                                                   vergennesfinance@gmail.com

Save the Date!

 

Sign Up in the Fellowship Room

 

                                                        

Contact Pati Besteman to register or with any questions.

wraypati@yahoo.com

Donation Sign Up in the Fellowship Room

Christmas Through Lowell

November 19-20

Contact Betsy Maki to Reserve Your Booth!
betsymaki@gmail.com

Christmas by Candlelight

Wednesday, December 8 @ 6:30

wraypati@yahoo.com

Save the Date!

 

Donation Sign Up in the Fellowship Room

Christmas Through Lowell

November 19-20

Contact Betsy Maki to Reserve Your Booth!
betsymaki@gmail.com

Christmas by Candlelight

Wednesday, December 8 @ 6:30

wraypati@yahoo.com

Donation Needs

 Food & Monetary Donations are Needed for Fall Festival! Sign Up in the Fellowship Room or on the Vergennes Church Facebook Group

 

 

Volunteer Schedule

       Fall Festival ! Sign Up in the Fellowship Room

Calendar Of Events

Sunday, October 3  Beginning 2 Services
Worship in Person or Online @ 9:30 a.m. — Join Here
Worship in Person @ 11:00 a.m.
Nursery 0-3 yrs / Sunday School Pre-K – 5th Grade
Adult Sunday School @ 11:00 a.m.
Communion Sunday

Wednesday, October 6
Wednesday Morning Bible Study with Pastor Scott @ 10:00 a.m.
In person or on Zoom.

Women’s Study @ 6:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 10
Worship in Person or Online @ 9:30 a.m. — Join Here
Worship in PersoSn @ 11:00 a.m.

Nursery 0-3 yrs / Sunday School Pre-K – 5th Grade
Adult Sunday School @ 11:00 a.m.

Mission Offering – Kids Food Basket

Monday, October 11
Fall Fix & Fellowship @ 5:30 ( light dinner provided)

Wednesday, October 13
Wednesday Morning Bible Study with Pastor Scott @ 10:00 a.m.
In person or on Zoom.

Women’s Study @ 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 16
Fall Festival & Chili Cookoff!
4-7 p.m.

Sunday, October 17
Worship in Person or Online @ 9:30 a.m. — Join Here
Worship in PersoSn @ 11:00 a.m.

Nursery 0-3 yrs / Sunday School Pre-K – 5th Grade
Adult Sunday School @ 11:00 a.m.

Wednesday, October 20
Wednesday Morning Bible Study with Pastor Scott @ 10:00 a.m.
In person or on Zoom.

Women’s Study @ 6:00 p.m.

Stay Engaged

Women’s Study – October 6 – November 10

Wednesday Evenings @ 6:00 p.m.
Ismond Home
10155 Deer Creek Dr. Ada, MI 49301

Contact Pattie or Mathea Ismond with Questions      mkismond@gmail.com          ismondp@gmail.com

Wednesday Morning Bible Study with Pastor Scott
This weekly study will begin Wednesday, September 8 @ 10:00 a.m.

Adult Sunday School
Sundays @ 11:00 a.m. Beginning October 3

In Person Worship
Every Sunday @ 10:00 a.m.

Stream Online
Streaming live every Sunday @ 10:00 a.m.
Live Worship Service

***We will be moving to 2 services at 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. beginning October 3

Serving Opportunities

Volunteers Needed in the Following Areas:
Tech Team, Children’s Mentors, Nursery Care, Coffee Hour and Greeter/Usher

Volunteer Opportunity 4 times per year
We are in need of an idividual to be responsible for water testing at the church. This job requires a person to collect a water sample, fill out a form, and drop off to the Kent Co. Health Department on Fuller. If this sounds like just the right thing for you, email Leslie

Fall Festival:
Volunteers are needed before, during and after the event. Contact Beth or Leslie

 

Ministry Updates

Special Mission Offering

Sunday, October 10 we will be collecting for Kids Food Basket click here for more information.

 

2021 Mission Offering Schedule

January – UMCOR – UMC mission                                                                          $215.00

February – Youth Camp – Lake Louise                                                                   $210.00
Special Offering – Sikkenga Family –                                                                   $1,125.90
March – Be Nice (Mental Health Foundation of West MI) – benice.org         $279.75
April – Crop Hunger Walk – Lowell Crop Hunger Walk
Parnell East – $210.00   Parnell West – $50.00    Kids & Youth – $1,520.00
May – International Needs: Burkina Faso – International Needs                      $65.65
June – Volunteers in Service – visgr.org                                                                 $95.00
July – Alpha Family Center – afclowell.org                                                            $353.75
August – Gilda’s Club of Lowell –                                                                             $135.00
September – Hunger Relief in Kampala, Uganda                                                $1,829.75
October – Kids Food Basket – kidsfoodbasket.org
November – Circles of Grand Rapids – circlesgr.org
December – Flat River Outreach Ministry – FROM
Prayer Requests & Thanksgiving

Prayer Requests:

Prayers of comfort for a friend of Josie Holdburg. Prayers for her sister as well, that God will bless her future.

Prayers for Carol, who is traveling.

Pati Besteman has a friend in need of healing prayers for Leukemia

Prayer for all who are struggling with health & grief issues.

Betsy Maki asks for prayers for a friend suffering with pain, anxiety and depression.

Prayers for Tim Tindal, continuing to recover from Covid

Praises! Vergennes Township is donating their shed to us.

Contact Staff

Church Office Phone Number – (616) 897-6141

Pastor: Scott Loomis                                                                Ext. 2           scott@vergenneschurch.com

Administrative Coordinator: Leslie Woodman                Ext. 1             leslie@vergenneschurch.com

Children’s Ministry Coordinator: Beth Wright                  Ext. 3             beth@vergenneschurch.com

Treasurer: Tami Ortez                                                                                   tami@vergenneschurch.com

Finance Secretary: Alice Bush                                                                   vergennesfinance@gmail.com

Save the Date!

 

Sign Up in the Fellowship Room

 

                                                        

Contact Pati Besteman to register or with any questions.

wraypati@yahoo.com

Donation Sign Up in the Fellowship Room

Christmas Through Lowell

November 19-20

Contact Betsy Maki to Reserve Your Booth!
betsymaki@gmail.com

Christmas by Candlelight

Wednesday, December 8 @ 6:30

wraypati@yahoo.com

Save the Date!

 

Donation Sign Up in the Fellowship Room

Christmas Through Lowell

November 19-20

Contact Betsy Maki to Reserve Your Booth!
betsymaki@gmail.com

Christmas by Candlelight

Wednesday, December 8 @ 6:30

wraypati@yahoo.com

Donation Needs

 Food & Monetary Donations are Needed for Fall Festival! Sign Up in the Fellowship Room or on the Vergennes Church Facebook Group

 

 

Volunteer Schedule

       Fall Festival ! Sign Up in the Fellowship Room

Calendar Of Events

Sunday, October 3  Beginning 2 Services
Worship in Person or Online @ 9:30 a.m. — Join Here
Worship in Person @ 11:00 a.m.
Nursery 0-3 yrs / Sunday School Pre-K – 5th Grade
Adult Sunday School @ 11:00 a.m.
Communion Sunday

Wednesday, October 6
Wednesday Morning Bible Study with Pastor Scott @ 10:00 a.m.
In person or on Zoom.

Women’s Study @ 6:00 p.m.

Sunday, October 10
Worship in Person or Online @ 9:30 a.m. — Join Here
Worship in PersoSn @ 11:00 a.m.

Nursery 0-3 yrs / Sunday School Pre-K – 5th Grade
Adult Sunday School @ 11:00 a.m.

Mission Offering – Kids Food Basket

Monday, October 11
Fall Fix & Fellowship @ 5:30 ( light dinner provided)

Wednesday, October 13
Wednesday Morning Bible Study with Pastor Scott @ 10:00 a.m.
In person or on Zoom.

Women’s Study @ 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, October 16
Fall Festival & Chili Cookoff!
4-7 p.m.

Sunday, October 17
Worship in Person or Online @ 9:30 a.m. — Join Here
Worship in PersoSn @ 11:00 a.m.

Nursery 0-3 yrs / Sunday School Pre-K – 5th Grade
Adult Sunday School @ 11:00 a.m.

Wednesday, October 20
Wednesday Morning Bible Study with Pastor Scott @ 10:00 a.m.
In person or on Zoom.

Women’s Study @ 6:00 p.m.

10411 Bailey Dr NE, Lowell, Mi 49331
616-897-6141
web@vergenneschurch.com

Join us!

Worship with us online, this Sunday at 10:00 am