Sunday, May 27, 2018
Lanse Evangelical Free Church

The Online News Bulletin of Lanse Free Church

This Week at LEFC

Wednesday (5.30)
– Prayer Meeting, 7:00pm

Sunday (6.3)
– Graduation Sunday
– Sunday School, 9:00am
– Worship, 10:00am
– Graduation Luncheon

Serving: May 27 — June 3

Greeters: Nancy Morlock + Ildiko Schall — Cathie & Laurie Verost
Nursery: Marilynn Kristofits + Ruth Murray — Cindy Michaels + Robin Mitchell
Children’s Church: Becky Hubler + Alisa Liptak — Judy Carlson + Becky Hubler
Prayer Room: Keith & Pennie Folmar — Jeff & Becky Schiefer
Coffee Ministry: No coffee ministry — No coffee ministry
Church Lock Up: Bryce Craft — Hospitality Team

Church Family News

Graduation Sundays
Plan to join us next week as we celebrate the class of 2018 and our high school graduates: Regina Hayles, Jacob Kovalick, Joseph Matthews, and Jourdan Yatchik. We will also celebrate those from our church family who have completed their post-secondary education within the past year: Meili Belko, Aspen Galley, Hunter Galley, and Jordyn Skacel.

Benefit Baseball Game
Lanse Little League is hosting a benefit game for Carolyn Dobo. Please see the flyer on the Community Bulletin Board in the foyer for more information.

Spaghetti Dinner
Friends and coworkers of the Guerra family are planning a spaghetti dinner on June 9th at Gethsemane to benefit Esther Guerra’s medical expenses. More information is available on the Community Bulletin Board in the foyer.

Key Collection
Ever wonder what to do with those old, unused keys lying around your house or business? Kindra O’Connor is currently collecting them to recycle and support a summer camp especially designed to accommodate children with special medical needs. Questions? See the flyer in the foyer or Kindra.

Family Bible Week Teachers meeting & Team Sign-ups
There will be a meeting for FBW teachers on Thursday, June 14th at 7:00pm. If you cannot attend, please see Misty Michaels. We are gathering our team of volunteers to serve at our FBW program this year. Would like to be a part of our team? Sign-up sheets are now posted in the foyer. Stop by the bulletin board and sign up today. Questions? See Misty Michaels.

Electronic Giving Option
For those who prefer to give their offerings electronically, we now have an easy option. Those who have a CNB account can use the free P2P feature through Mobile and eBanking. Printed instructions for using this no-cost feature are available in the foyer. Send your CNB P2P gift to [email protected] All gifts remain tax deductible, and you will receive a complete record at the end of the year for tax purposes. If you have any questions, see Anita Allen, our 2018 Financial Secretary.

Harvest America
Pastor and evangelist Greg Laurie will be once again leading a major national outreach event next Sunday, June 10th at 7:00pm and broadcasted from the AT & T Stadium, in Arlington, TX. Harvest America. Individuals and families can invite their friends and stream this event for free in their homes. If you are interested in learning more, visit

Challenge Hoagie Fundraiser
Our Challenge group is selling hoagies to help raise money for the EFCA conference in July. Ultimate Sub Company hoagies are $7.00 each and will be delivered June 13th. Pick up will be from 4-6pm here at the church. You can place an order for pick up and pay for your hoagies at the table in the foyer the next two Sundays. If you prefer delivery, see any member of the Challenge team to place your order. Leaders: Cody & Holly Crumrine, Pastor Matt Mitchell, and Mikalah Beveridge. Students: Robin Mitchell, Meizhen Belko, Laura Michaels, Dalton Kristofits, Adante Vargas, Drew Mitchell, Ben Schiefer, Thomas Kovalick, Elijah Creek, Owen Howe, Peter Mitchell, Jeremiah Michaels, and Isaac Mitchell. A designated giving account is open to help get our group to Challenge. Please mark your gift “Challenge.” Remaining estimated need: $1,673.

Who are you fishing for in 2018? Drop their name in the fishbowl in the foyer and we will pray for you as you fish for men.

Gospel Project Sunday School Class
Next week, our Adult Sunday School classes will begin a new study using The Gospel Project: Come, Lord Jesus. Pick up your free copy in the foyer today and join us for Session 1: The Plot Against Paul.

Hide The Word
“But I tell you: Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, that you may be sons of your Father in heaven.” – Matthew 5:44-45a