March Volunteers

GREETERS 9:00 AM Service                                                                10:45 AM Service 3/5 Paulette LaMie                                                           Judy Schooley 3/12 Cathy Olsen                                                               Loren and Judi Schultz 3/19 Charlene Hollowell                                                  Mick and Marlene Noble 3/26 Kirk and Amy Younts                                             Martin and Linda Holzschuh Please contact Marie Hawk at 821-2618 if you would like to volunteer as a greeter. USHERS MONTHLY 9:00 AM Service                                          10:45 AM Service Tom and Dana LaMadline                                              Ron Vanderboegh and…Keep Reading

Anniversaries in March

3/17 DENNY AND DIANE WALKER 3/25 TED AND ALYSSA HAWK Please contact the church office at 821-2323 with any Anniversary corrections or additions.

Birthdays in March

3/2 CAROLE VANDENBERG 3/4 ELLA MATTHEWS, MARY PEKEL 3/5 DEB ESKEW, JUDI SCHULTZ, JUSTINE HUNT, MIKE ZUWERINK 3/7 MARY FOLLETT 3/8 NORMA BOLTZ, HENRY HUISJEN 3/9 ART STEVENS 3/10 ALISSA HAWK, TONY TRAVIS 3/11 JOHN BROOKHOUSE, KEVIN SLOWIK, JENNIFER SWARTS 3/13 TIM BEATTIE, CAROL BUSCH 3/18 JIM ESKEW 3/19 ORVILLE HAWK, ELIZABETH LANGAN 3/20 D’LANI FINNSON 3/21 JILL HAWK, KAROLYN ROLLENHAGEN, DAVE STITT 3/22 GRANT YOUNTS 3/23 PAULEEN COUSINEAU, JIM…Keep Reading

Program Team Minutes

Program Team Holton United Methodist Church February 21st, 2017 Present: Rosemary Johnson, Jim Eskew, Deb Eskew, Carole Vandenberg, Paulette LaMie, Tom LaMadline, Dana LaMadline, Art Stevens, Pastor Jerry Selleck. Attending: Claudia Selleck Absent: Stacy Wright, Mick Noble, Bruce Zerlaut -Pastor opened with Prayer -Discussion of good things in the Church: Decolores weekend, beauty of the grounds, prayer garden use. -Remaining Nov. minutes up for approval. Paulette moved for approval. Deb…Keep Reading

Who Do You Say I Am?

Who Do You Say I Am?

Swaying and coddling her baby back and forth in the pew the young mother suddenly became motionless. Movie viewers struggled to read the main movie characters bewildered face and the room fell silent as they waited for the answer. Even children present quieted as they heard shouting from the movie screen grabbing their attention. You could have heard a pin drop in the sanctuary as the movie “God is Not…Keep Reading

umw corner

The UMW Grand Rapids District is ready to serve the UMW Women with brand new leadership. We will be electing a new president and others on the team. First on this year’s agenda is the Spring Fling 2017. This event will be held at Cedar Springs UMC on Saturday March 11, 2017 at 9:30 AM. The event will feature two speakers first will be Jody Pratt from Middleville UMC. She…Keep Reading

HUMC 2017 Easter Season Activities…

Ash Wednesday Service The Ash Wednesday Service is on Wednesday, March 1 at 7:00 PM. This special service starts the 40 days of Lent which is a time for penance (a time of self examination and spiritual renewal; preparing our hearts). This is the day after Fat Tuesday, the first day of fasting, or giving up of something you enjoy. During this service we observe the custom of marking foreheads…Keep Reading

Thank you…

Dear Friends at Holton United Methodist Church—My sincere thanks for the cards, visits and prayers during my recent surgeries. A special thank you to Mike Guerne and Bruce Zerlaut and all who helped build my ramp. It is great! I am getting better every day. Again, thanks to all… keep praying! See you in church. Louise Vermilyea

Think About Jesus’ Blood

We are purchased with a price…the precious and powerful blood of Jesus.   “Keep watch over yourselves and all the flock of which the Holy spirit has made you overseers. Be shepherds of the church of God which he bought with his own blood.  Acts 20:28 “He is so rich in kindness and grace that he purchased our freedom with the blood of his Son and forgave our sins.  Ephesians…Keep Reading

Faith and Friendship Women’s Groups

Claudia Selleck’s Faith and Friendship group will meet on Wednesdays from 2:00 to 3:30 PM and Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:00 PM, at the Church, in the Sr. High room. Child care will be provided for Thursday evenings. The groups will continue to meet through May 11. All women of the church are invited to attend. If you have any questions, please contact Claudia at 821-0374.

March Church Volleyball Schedule

Volleyball is held on Thursdays at the Fremont Rec. Center. March 2, 7:30 PM First Baptist Church (2) vs. Holton United Methodist Church March 9, 7:30 PM Holton United Methodist Church vs. First Baptist Church (1) March 16, 7:30 PM Holton United Methodist Church vs. 2nd Christian Reformed Church (1)

Leader Volunteers Needed ASAP

Please contact Pastor Jerry if you would be interested in leading Vacation Bible School summer of 2017. In addition, a volunteer is needed to coordinate Family Camp. Family Camp has been reserved for August 9-13, 2017 at Albright Camp in Reed City, Michigan.