WELCOME TO MARTENSVILLE BAPTIST CHURCH
Guests are always welcome! We love to get to know new people and to hear your story. If you have visited MBC or you are thinking about making MBC your church home, please fill out this Communication Card so we can get to know you sooner and help you to get to know us! Communication Card
TWO SERVICES || 9:30 & 11:15 am
DECEMBER 29 || 10 am || ONE SERVICE ONLY
COMMUNION SUNDAY || FIRST SUNDAY OF THE MONTH || Communion elements are gluten-free.
Benevolent Offering: On Communion Sundays, there is a basket at the front of the auditorium to collect funds used to help people in need in our community. These gifts can be receipted – leave your name & address. (Use a cheque or cash in an envelop marked Benevolent.)
Sunday Services || 9:30 & 11:15 am
Children’s Ministry || 9:30 am Service|| ALL kids need to Check-In – at the Check-In Center in the lobby || Use the CHURCH CENTER APP for fast, easy check-ins
- Kids, Preschool – Gr. 5 go directly to the Games Room in the Lower Level.
- Nursery is available for 0-1 year olds.
- Toddler Room is in the Lower Level – to the right at the bottom of the stairs.
Children are important to us at MBC! If you prefer to have your children stay with you in the service, we provide a Children’s Bulletin for them to help them learn in the service. Our ushers will be happy to get one for you.
Children’s Play at the Christmas Eve Service: Parents note: The kids will be practicing every Sunday from now until Christmas in the Games Room right after the first service.
Mondays || Men’s Study || 7:30 pm || at the church Authentic Manhood: A Man and His Design || Drop-in attendance welcome.
Tuesdays || Olympians || 6 pm || FOR KIDS K-Gr5 || PARENTS: Register/ pay online at Church Center.
Tuesdays || 6—7:30 pm || Women’s Study Warriors Life Group || at the church
Wednesdays || 9:30 am || Women’s Study Warriors Life Group || at the church || Childcare for crawling babies to preschool age
Wednesdays|| 1:30 pm||Crafty Pins & Needles
Contact Lorraine for details. email@example.com
UPCOMING EVENTS: CHURCH CENTER APP Register for MBC Events with this APP
Dec. 2 || 7:30 pm || Church Prayer Night
Dec. 6 || 7 pm Cherished Women’s Christmas Event
Please join us for a Christmas gathering on Friday, Dec. 6th! We are excited to hear from Jenn Pauls as she shares with us about her time in Israel and how believers there celebrate
Christmas. Please bring a treat or appetizer to share if you wish. Register on the Church Centre app or sign up at the Communication Centre.
Dec. 20 || 6 pm || Church Family Potluck Register on CHURCH CENTER APP.
December 24 || 6 pm || Christmas Eve Service
December 29 || 10 am || ONE SERVICE ONLY
The Church Center App is a tool that we hope will make life easier for you! All these things can be done on your phone:
- Check out & Join a Life Group
- Fast Kid-Worthy Check-In
- Register & PAY for Events
1) Download the Church Center App on your phone
2) Search for our church
3) Get a login code texted to your phone
Click on the icons on the bottom of the page to access Giving, Groups (Life Groups), Check-In (Children’s Ministries), Events (Registrations and info)
PLANNING CENTER GIVING — NOW ON CHURCH CENTER APP
Follow steps 1 –3 above to download the APP.
Click on the icon on the bottom of the page to access Giving
On the GIVING page, you will be asked to enter a credit card number. A Debit Card with the Card Security Code (3 numbers) on the back will also work. All online donations initiated in Giving are processed by STRIPE. Please note that as with all online giving programs, there is a fee associated with each transaction and kindly give accordingly.
¨ Your information is always private and will not be shared.
¨ Please feel free to come into the church office during the week if you need help setting this up on your phone.
MINISTRY OPPORTUNITIES AT MBC
KIDWORTHY Children’s Ministries on Sunday
Please be in prayer for our Children’s Ministry. We are still in need of several key workers on Sunday mornings. Be praying about how God would use you to impact these kids’ lives and impact His Kingdom for the next generation.
OPPORTUNITIES FOR SERVICE in CHILDREN’S MINISTRIES:
- Kindergarten– Gr. 5- teachers and helpers
- Olympians- games coordinator, other leaders We have a record number of kids signed up for Olympians this year. Extra help is needed even if you can only help once in a while.
Email/call Pastor Aaron to talk about how you would like to be involved. firstname.lastname@example.org
BABY BASKET DONATIONS NEEDED
To bless our families with new babies, our Care & Compassion Team creates a basket of baby things for them from the donations that you have given. Your generosity is greatly appreciated at this time as we have many new babies and our supplies are low.
The bassinet in the lobby near the Communication Center is the collection place for your donations of baby clothes, blankets, toys or other baby needs. Thanks for helping us bless these families.
UTH MEXICO MISSIONS TRIP
THE WALL in the Lobby: A new opportunity to help this team reach their goals.
Contact Pastor Tim Rauser if you would like to donate to this trip.
MBC DISCIPLESHIP MINISTRIES…
…SEEK TO HELP PEOPLE BECOME FULLY DEVOTED FOLLOWERS OF JESUS BY PROVIDING GROWTH OPPORTUNITY MINISTRIES:
LIFE GROUPS MINISTRY
Life Groups are about building relationships with people, no matter where they are on their spiritual journey and helping them to become fully devoted followers of Jesus. Life Groups meet at different times, locations and days of the week. Check out our groups on Church Center. All the groups are listed with a short description and you can request to join one that fits you. Or you can register to say you want to be in a Life Group and we’ll help you find one.
PROTEGE MEN’S MINISTRY Sign up on the Church Center App
NEW Study: Authentic Manhood Vol 1: A Man and His Design. Mondays at 7:30 pm, Protege men is hosting a men’s video study. Come learn about how God has designed you and the purpose He has for godly men. All men are welcome! Bring your Bible and a notepad.
CHERISHED WOMEN’S MINISTRY || Study Warriors Groups
Tuesday Evening || 6—7:30 pm || in the Auditorium
Wednesday Morning || 9:30-11:30 am || at MBC (includes childcare)
Sign up for these studies on the Church Center App.
FACEBOOK: Cherished Women’s Ministries || Women’s Retreat: March 27-29, 2020
Marriage Mentoring is available. Ask Nicole Van Ee for details.
Our Church subscribes to RIGHT NOW MEDIA. This online video library is full of discipleship training, leadership training, video Bible studies, and a great kids video section.
Sign up at the Communication Center in the Lobby to receive your free subscription or connect with Pastor Aaron Dalman.
MBC FINANCIAL UPDATE:
E-Transfers are still accepted.
If you are paying for something at MBC PLEASE INCLUDE A COMMENT explaining what the money is for.
Send e-Transfer Donations to MBC: email@example.com
Contact the church for a Financial Update.
- Church Center GIVING is now available. Please note that a fee per gift will be charged to the church.
- To send E-transfer donations, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Send a 2nd email to this same address to let us know the password.
- Pre-Authorized Payment forms are also available at the church.
At Martensville Baptist Church we believe everyone is on a spiritual journey. We are committed to walking with people as they discover the relationship God wants to have with them and help them to become fully devoted followers of Jesus. If you have any questions or need to talk to someone, please don’t hesitate to call the church office at 306-931-2688.