Mt. Clinton Mennonite Church Bulletin

Psalm 105:1-6 (selections) (NIV)

Give praise to the LORD, proclaim his name…tell of all his wonderful acts… Remember the wonders he has done… you his servants, the descendants
of Abraham… He remembers his covenant forever… the promise he made, for a thousand generations…his chosen ones, the children of Jacob.

July 5 , 2020

Warm greetings to each of you.

Warm greetings to each of you. This morning we worship our God together in homes using Zoom on our laptops and phones. Please use this Zoom link
Meeting ID: 980 4657 6531
Password: 254271MCMC.

9:45 a. m.

Eric will be in the Zoom room to answer questions and make sure you can be heard and seen and can see and hear. Try to log in early, you can talk with each other to catch up.

See the info below on how to join our gathering on Zoom.

10:00 a. m.

Call to Worship
Scripture ~ Genesis 11:31-12:8
Tithes and Offerings
Scripture ~ Ephesians 2:11-22
Sermon ~ God Creates Community
Sharing and Prayer
Sending Song

Worship Leader: Wilmer Lehman
Song Leader: Jim Hershberger
Offertory: Maria Martin
Scripture Reading: Sharyn Tieszen
Preacher: Les Horning

Prayer Focus

Pray for those of our Hispanic brothers and sisters in this area who have contracted and are recovering from Covid-19. Pray for wisdom as we work toward expanding our Zoom worship services to include worship services in our meeting house. .

Here is the information on how to join the Zoom meeting

(Most of us will use our laptops, but a desktop with speakers and a microphone may be used, instead. Smartphones may use the one-tap number below.)

Contact Pastor Jim Hershberger for the web address for attending our Zoom meeting via your laptop, desktop computer or smart phone.

Zoom Meeting Tutorial Video


We will have a praying together Zoom Service on Wednesday evening at 7. Pastor Jim will send out a Zoom link on Wednesday morning.

Judith Stroop’s mother, Daisy Yoder, passed away this past week. Let’s all bless Judith and Rick in this time of the their loss and pain and yet rejoice in Daisy’s going to be with God.

Here is the link for Kids Club live on Wednesdays at 6 pm. Go to Click on videos. You will see all the past ones. If you are going online Wednesdays at 6:00, click on videos and when you are in the site, it should just pop up.

Jim and Ann Hershberger have some potted 1-2 foot tall Red Oak seedlings that are looking for some nice rich soil to sink their roots into. Drop by and pick one up.

Church Campout will be August 7-9 at Highland Retreat. More information will be coming later. If you have any questions about campout, please contact Roberta Shantz.

A weekly morning prayer time for Mt. Clinton Mennonite Church
Eric Bendfeldt, on behalf of the Pastoral Team, invites you to a scheduled Zoom meeting for a morning fellowship time each Wednesday from 7 am to 7:20 am to share prayers of adoration, thanksgiving, and petitions. The first meeting date will be Wednesday, July 8, 2020, 07:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada). We will aim to gather each week and aim to keep the prayer time within a 20-minute timeframe.

Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 945 4324 4170
Password: 842820
One tap mobile
+19294362866,,94543244170# US (New York)
+13017158592,,94543244170# US (Germantown)

Church Council would like to extend appreciation to Roberta Shantz for her years of faithful service as Administrative Assistant. We are currently seeking a new Administrative Assistant to begin in July or August, as Roberta has chosen to step away from the role. If you are interested, please contact Church Council Chair Paul Yoder ( ).

We Want You to Know

June 28:
Estimated attendance for the Zoom worship service: 51
Offering of checks and transfers received:
   Budget: $4275.00
   WRFP: $75.00

Our Vision

God calls us to be a worshiping, welcoming and united family of faith, following Jesus Christ, empowered by the Holy Spirit, and ministering God’s salvation, healing and hope to the local community, the nation and the world.

Mt. Clinton Mennonite Church Pastoral Team

Jim Hershberger, Pastor - 540-908-8005
Eric Bendfeldt, Elder – 540-383-5393
Martha Clymer, Elder – 814-542-8391
Wanda Harder, Elder – 540-828-2908
Les Horning, Elder – 540-808-9554

Church telephone: 540-867-5885
Church e-mail:
Church web:

Mt. Clinton Mennonite Church, Vol. 71, #27; July 5, 2020