Maranatha - Join The Journey



May 29, 2022 Bulletin

Bible Passage: Philippians 3:7-14
Message: Go For It!
Pastor Tom Baird

Prayer Request Box: Fill out a card in the seat pockets and drop in the box in the foyer.

Personal Prayer: Drop in for prayer every Tues-Thurs between 11:30am-1:30pm.

Post-Service Prayer: Prayer teams available after every morning service.

Prayer Appointment: Contact Deborah at to make an appointment.

Our Church Family: Condolences to James & Candice Stickland and Adam & Erin on the passing of James’s father and Adam’s grandfather this past week. Condolences to Shirley Visser on the passing of her brother Klaas this past Sunday. Congratulations to Frank Brink as he celebrates his 81st birthday today, to Pieter Englesman as he celebrates his 80th birthday on Wednesday, to Herman Kamink as he celebrates his 87th birthday on Friday and to Gloria Kerr as she celebrates her 80th birthday on Saturday. Please keep our sick and shut-ins in your prayers.

Team Today: Acoustic Guitar: Adam Stickland, Bass: Harrison Noble, Lead Guitar: Jordan Hall, Drums: Joel Batelaan, Vocals: Jillian Vanderlaan, Lisa VanSteenbergen. Interpreter: Jenn Abel.

Offerings:  This week the offering is for World Renew, next Sunday, June 5 the offering is for Resonate.

Next Sunday Morning we hope to celebrate the Lord’s Supper together . Let us prepare our hearts accordingly.

Pastor of Discipleship: If you would like to reach out to Pastor Mike and offer a word of encouragement, his email address is or you may send letters to 578 Ackerman Cres., Peterborough, ON, K9K 2S5.

Henry Huiskamp’s Celebration of Life will take place at 2pm today  Sunday May 29 at their home at 1749 Hwy #62 Bloomfield. Bring a lawn chair and dress for weather as it is going to be held outdoors. All are welcome.

May 22 Giving: Total: $11,333.30, including Budget: $5,528.30, Building: $5,020.00, Maranatha Ministries: $560.00, Tokens: $100.00, Other Causes: $100.00.

Mark your calendars! A church picnic is coming on June 26th after the morning service. Stay tuned for more information.

A Heartfelt Thank You to all that so willingly drove me back and forth to the hospital. A special thank you to Janny Klompmaker, Wilma Brak and Kathy Vos for their support. Aaltje Yntema

Address for Henry Huizinga: Chartwwell Trilogy, 340 McCowan Road, Scarborough, ON, M1J 3P4. His phone number is 1-343-645-4562.

New Phone Number: Elsie Walker’s new phone number is 613-968-6467 ext 2540. She is at Hastings Manor in Room 443.

Last chance to sign up for Explore Maranatha: Have you been attending Maranatha for a while and want to know more about the church? Or, are you even ready to take the step of membership? If your answer to either of these questions is “yes", we'd like to invite you to the Explore Maranatha session scheduled for May 31. At that session you will learn about the church. The class will start with a meal provided at 6:30pm and will be finished by 9pm! Sign the sign-up sheet in the foyer or email to let her know you plan to come. Youth: We would love to welcome the younger generation into membership! For the first time we will be running a class for those 11-17 years old. Join us after the service from 12-2:30 either today or June 5. Pizza lunch will be provided. Come learn more about our church and your place in it. Adults and youth who are interested, please sign up at the Information Desk.

Women's IF Conference is this weekend! Fri., June 3 from 6:30-9:30pm and Sat., June 4 from 9am-4pm. If you haven't registered yet for this women's weekend of worship and video teachings featuring Jennie Allen, Ann Voskamp, Christine Caine, Matt Chandler and more, you don't want to miss it! We’ll be talking about how to live in this world right now, how to build community and tell people about Jesus in the middle of this culture. Cost is $19, plus Sat. lunch may be pre-ordered for $10 (or bring your own). Lunch must be ordered by TODAY! To register online, go to and select Maranatha IF: Belleville for group name. For more info, contact Deborah Morgante at Please join us!

Prayer Group for Parents and Family Members: Our children, young and old, need our prayers to fight against the pressures, temptations, confusion and lies that surround them! Join with others to stand in the gap for them every Wednesday from 12:00-1:00pm or Thursday mornings from 7:00-8:00am until the end of June. Meet in the chapel (use back entrance). For more information, contact Deborah Morgante at or sign up at the Info Centre.

Maranatha Sings has been cancelled this month but will continue in June. The next date will be June 26 at 2pm in the chapel. Young and old are invited to come and sing the old familiar much loved hymns. There is no cost.

Meal Train for Jennifer Allison: Jennifer is scheduled for day surgery on May 31st. She and her dear children, Caitlyn, David and Hannah, would greatly appreciate supper meals being provided for them for that week following surgery. Please go to this Meal Train link to get more details and to volunteer for a meal. If you wish to volunteer and cannot access this site call Linda (613-848-7083) to direct her to do so on your behalf. Thank you.

Thrift Store: All orange stickers/tags are $1. After several requests, we will be starting a maternity section in the store, and we are looking for donations. The store is looking for storage totes with lids. For more information call the store 613-967-1371.

The Praise Hymn Worship Ensemble presents “Silver Lining” on Friday, June 3 at 7:30pm at Quinte Alliance Church. There is no admission fee but a free will offering will be taken in support of New Life Women’s Home.

New Life Women’s Home is Hiring! Be a part of the new groundwork God is doing at New Life. Thanks to the Summer Student Jobs Grant we have 2 positions to be filled starting June 18th for individuals 15-30 years old. Grounds Maintenance/Construction Labourer - General upkeep and maintenance of buildings, yards, and lands connected with the new campus project. Construction experience would be an asset as we’re in the middle of construction. Office assistant—General office duties including organizing, researching and creative projects. For full job descriptions contact: (613) 394-3341 or email



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