Church Events: 04-11-14

BOWLING GREEN
Pastor Ted Gullixson’s sermon Sunday at Abiding Word Evangelical Lutheran Church will be "Your King
Is Coming."
Pastor Dennis Gugger’s sermon Sunday at Bowling Green Alliance Church will be "Who Is This
Jesus?"
Evangelist Harold Driver’s sermon Sunday morning at Bowling Green Church of Christ will be "Looking
at the Cross." The evening service will be "Through Much Tribulation."
"Countdown to the Cross: Crucified," will be Pastor Tom Mullins’ message Sunday morning at
First Baptist Church.
Rev. Brent Pomeroy’s sermon Sunday at First Christian Church will be "Not What They Expected."

For Palm Sunday at First Presbyterian Church there will be an original drama, "The Life of
Christ." (See related story.)
Pastor Tom Mellott’s sermon Sunday at First United Methodist Church will be "It Is Finished – Into
Your Hands I Commit My Spirit."
The program Sunday at Maumee Valley Unitarian Universalist Congregation will be "Treasuring Our
Memories, Realizing Our Dreams," by Rev. Lynn Kerr.
Holy Week begins this Palm Sunday at Peace Lutheran Church with distribution of palms and a healing
ritual at both services.
Senior Pastor Steve Baney’s message Sunday at Plain Congregational Church will be "Did Jesus Come
for the Church or for Someone Else?"
Pastor Denny Maurer’s theme for Palm Sunday’s services at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church will be
"Hosanna to the Son of David."
The sermon by David K. Boswell, minister, Sunday at Village View Church of Christ will be "God Is So
Good."
BLOOMDALE
Pastor Jeff Ridenour’s sermon Sunday at Trinity United Methodist Church will be "Sticks and Stones
Break More Than Bones."
BRADNER
Preacher Dan Horner’s sermon Sunday at Bradner Community Christian Church will be part six of his Easter
sermon series, "Selfies."
The Bradner House of Prayer will
"Sticks and Stones Break More Than Bones," will be Pastor Jeff Ridenour’s sermon Sunday at
Bradner United Methodist Church.
Rev. Melanie Haack’s sermon Sunday at St. James Lutheran Church will be "Thrones, Donkey, Cross,
Hands."
The "Hosanna Fair" will follow the service. (See Briefs for details.)
CYGNET
Pastor Dean Durant’s sermon Sunday at Faith United Methodist Church will be "Denied and
Betrayed."
DUNBRIDGE
Pastor Dale Smeltzer’s message Sunday at Christ’s Bible Church will be "Jesus Is a King."
GRAND RAPIDS
"Daniel Is Traveling Tonight," will be Pastor Jeff Kempton’s message on Palm Sunday at First
Presbyterian Church.
HASKINS
Rev. Jennifer Jackson’s sermon Sunday at Haskins Community Church will be "Palms and Betrayal."

Rev. Jim Paulson’s theme Sunday at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church will be "Face of
Glory."
HOYTVILLE
"When the Cheering Stopped," will be Pastor Rick Adams’ message Sunday at Hoytville United
Methodist Church.
LEMOYNE
Pastor Ron Shinkle’s message Sunday at Lemoyne Baptist Church will be "The Coronation of The King of
Kings."
LUCKEY
Emmanuel Freewill Baptist Church will hold a special service at 6 p.m. Sunday. Brenda Cole Ministries
will be singing and Pastor Aaron Boggs will be preaching. Snacks and fellowship follow.
Pastor Randy Winsand’s sermon Sunday at Zion Lutheran Church will be "Palms of Reverence."
Interim Pastor Judith Frank’s sermon topic Sunday at Zion United Methodist Church will be "The Pain
of Suffering."
NEW ROCHESTER
Pastor Dale Schaefer’s message Sunday at St. Paul Lutheran Church will be "Cheering to
Jeering." The service will include special music by the BGSU Collegiate Chorale.
NORTH BALTIMORE
"When the Cheering Stopped," will be Pastor Rick Adams’ message Sunday at St. James United
Methodist Church.
Pastor Ralph Mineo’s sermon topic Sunday at St. Luke’s Evangelical Lutheran Church will be "Window
11: Forgiveness of Sins," the 11th in a series based on the Apostle’s Creed looking through the
church windows.
PEMBERVILLE
Pastor Matthew Musteric’s sermon Sunday at Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church will be "The Cry of
the Whole Congregation" for the 9 a.m. worship. This will also be the first Communion for
fifth-grade students. The 5 p.m. contemporary service theme will be "The Last Seven Words From the
Cross."
Pastor Jim Miller’s sermon Sunday at First United Presbyterian Church will be "Palms not for
Conquest, but Praise."
Pastor Al Baumann will preach Sunday at Sonfire by the River.
RUDOLPH
Pastor Larry Garzony’s sermon Sunday at Rudolph Christian Church will be "Enter the King."
STONY RIDGE
Pastor Robert E. May’s sermon Sunday at Stony Ridge United Methodist Church will be "The Crowd and
the Cross."
SUGAR RIDGE
Pastor John Randall’s sermon on Palm Sunday at Sugar Ridge Community Church will be "The Centurion’s
Confession."
WAYNE
Rev. Mark Kuhlman’s sermon, continuing the series, on Sunday morning at Wayne United Methodist Church
will be "Who Is This?" The Well" service will be held that evening.
WESTON
Pastor Chris Boggs’ sermon Sunday at Sonlight Church and Community Center will be "Ten Simple Rules
to Live By."
Rick Broughton’s message Sunday at Weston Church of Christ will be "The Day That Changed
Everything."
Rev. James Stewart’s sermon Sunday at Weston United Methodist Church will be "The Curse of a Bad
Habit."