Announcements

Announcements

Announcements for the Week of March 7

Overview of Minor Prophets – Stonebrook will start a new series on the Minor Prophets this Sunday. In preparation, there is an overview of the Minor Prophets available. Women’s Game Night March 6 – Ladies, please join us for the game night Saturday March 6th from 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. This game night has a theme: Luau. Dress up in your favorite Hawaiian shirt and/or beach gear. Or you can simply have a little flower in your hair. There…

Overview of Minor Prophets

On March 7, Stonebrook will begin a series on the minor prophets. In preparation for that series, here is an overview of the minor prophets. OVERVIEW OF MINOR PROPHETS (PDF)

Sign up for Women’s Retreat

We are looking forward to spending time with you either in-person or virtually on Saturday, April 10th for this year’s one day retreat.  We will gather at the church to spend some time in (socially distanced) fellowship with our sisters in Christ.  We have a full day of connection, relaxation, and fun planned for you.  God is our creator and we are his masterpiece (Ephesians 2:10).  Each of us have innumerable characteristics and experiences that God is using to mold and shape us…

Announcements for the Week of Feb. 28

Women’s Game Night March 6 – Ladies of Stonebrook, the Women’s Ministry Team is coordinating a game night Saturday March 6th from 7 p.m. -8:30 p.m. This game night has a theme: Luau. Dress up in your favorite Hawaiian shirt and/or beach gear. Or you can simply have a little flower in your hair. There are in person and zoom options available. We are looking forward to a fun evening of laughter, fellowship and snacks for those attending in person. It will…

January 3 Announcements

Diaper Donations for Obria Nursery Volunteers for Spring Sunday Morning Information Tune into Sunday Service Pre-Service Zoom Meeting BLAST For Kids Adult Sunday School/Prayer Discussion Weekly All Church Prayer Meetings Prayer Requests Prayer and Care Parent and Teen Ministry Sermon Information Finances Diaper Donations for Obria – This is last Sunday to donate diapers for Obria…the crisis pregnancy center here in Ames. Nursery Volunteers for Spring – Liz Crimmins is looking for nursery volunteers for 2021 and is looking for…

Dec. 27 Announcements

Christmas Eve Service No Prayer Meeting Dec. 20 and 27 Diaper Donations for Obria Demo Days! Nursery Volunteers for Spring Sunday Morning Information Tune into Sunday Service Pre-Service Zoom Meeting BLAST For Kids Adult Sunday School/Prayer Discussion Weekly All Church Prayer Meetings Prayer Requests Prayer and Care Parent and Teen Ministry Sermon Information Finances Christmas Eve Service – Join us either in person or on the live stream for Stonebrook’s annual Christmas Eve Service, 6:30- 7:30 p.m. on Christmas Eve!…

Dec. 20 Announcements

Dear Stonebrook, Here is a list of this week’s announcements. Christmas Eve Service No Prayer Meeting Dec. 20 and 27 Diaper Donations for Obria Demo Days! Nursery Volunteers for Spring Sunday Morning Information Tune into Sunday Service Pre-Service Zoom Meeting BLAST For Kids Adult Sunday School/Prayer Discussion Weekly All Church Prayer Meetings Prayer Requests Prayer and Care Parent and Teen Ministry Sermon Information Finances Christmas Eve Service – Join us either in person or on the live stream for Stonebrook’s…

Dec. 13 Announcements

Christmas Eve Service Diaper Donations for Obria Angel Tree Deadline is Monday Demo Days! Sunday Morning Information Tune into Sunday Service Pre-Service Zoom Meeting BLAST For Kids Adult Sunday School/Prayer Discussion Weekly All Church Prayer Meetings Prayer Requests Parent and Teen Ministry Sermon Information Finances Christmas Eve Service – Join us either in person or on the live stream for Stonebrook’s annual Christmas Eve Service, 6:30-8 p.m. on Christmas Eve! Diaper Donations for Obria – Life is MESSY and full…

Dec. 6 Announcements

Diaper Donations for Obria Angel Tree Sunday Morning Information Tune into Sunday Service Pre-Service Zoom Meeting BLAST For Kids Adult Sunday School/Prayer Discussion Weekly All Church Prayer Meetings Prayer and Care Prayer Requests Parent and Teen Ministry Sermon Information Finances Diaper Donations for Obria – As you are Christmas shopping in town or online, don’t forget to buy a package of diapers for the crisis pregnancy center, Obria.  The teens will be collecting diapers each Sunday this December or you…

Nov. 29 Announcements

Check out this week’s announcements for information on Thanksgiving donations, the Angel Tree ministry, Sunday morning info, and much more!

Sunday, November 29th Service Online Only

A week ago, we sent an email stating that though COVID rates are rising dramatically, we would continue our current trajectory of in-person services plus online streaming. We would like to tweak that for one week.  This coming Sunday, November 29th, we will be online only.  We plan to return to in-person services on December 6th.  

Nov. 22 Announcements

Nov. 22 Announcements No Nursery for Next Two Weeks Food Drive for Bethesda Food Pantry Operation Christmas Child Thank You Janitorial Position Opening Sunday Morning Information Tune into Sunday Service Pre-Service Zoom Meeting BLAST For Kids Adult Sunday School/Prayer Discussion Weekly All Church Prayer Meetings Prayer Requests Parent and Teen Ministry Calendar Sermon Information Finances No Nursery for Nov. 22, 29 – Due to a lack of volunteers, no nursery will be offered during the Sunday services on November 22…

Nov. 15 Announcements

Here is a list of this week’s announcements. No Nursery this Sunday Week of Prayer Nov. 9-15 Food Drive for Bethesda Food Pantry Urgent Volunteer Needed Janitorial Position Opening Operation Christmas Child Christmas Card Crafting Events Sunday Morning Information Tune into Sunday Service Pre-Service Zoom Meeting BLAST For Kids Adult Sunday School/Prayer Discussion Weekly All Church Prayer Meetings Prayer Requests Prayer and Care Parent and Teen Ministry Calendar Sermon Information Finances No Nursery this Sunday – Due to a lack…

Nov. 8 Announcements

Week of Prayer Nov. 9-15 Food Drive for Bethesda Food Pantry Volunteer Needed Janitorial Position Opening Operation Christmas Child Christmas Card Crafting Events Sunday Morning Information Tune into Sunday Service Pre-Service Zoom Meeting BLAST For Kids Adult Sunday School/Prayer Discussion Changes to All Church Prayer Meetings Prayer Requests Parent and Teen Ministry Calendar Sermon Information Finances Week of Prayer Nov. 9-15 – Be sure to sign up for prayer time(s) during Stonebrook’s annual week of prayer November 9-15. This year,…

Nov. 1 Announcements

Daylight Savings Time this Saturday Plan for All Church Thanksgiving Meal Volunteer Needed Changes to All Church Prayer Meetings Janitorial Position Opening Adult Sunday School/Prayer Discussion Operation Christmas Child Week of Prayer Nov. 9-15 Tune into Sunday Service Pre-Service Zoom Meeting BLAST For Kids Prayer Requests Parent and Teen Ministry Calendar Sermon Information Finances Daylight Savings Time – Don’t forget to turn your clocks back one hour this Saturday before you go to bed! Plan for All Church Thanksgiving Meal…

Stonebrook’s Response to the Coronavirus

We value meeting in person as a church more than ever during these “Days of COVID,” so we have resolved to find creative, faith-filled ways to continue to meet while caring for both our spiritual and physical health.

Women’s Oct. 17 SIP!

Stonebrook women, join us online Saturday morning, Oct. 17, 10:00 – 11:30 am, for a SIP! (Sisters in Progress) gathering on the topic of Anxiety.  Holly Lukasiewic, LISW, from the Cornerstone Counseling Center will speak with us about clinical aspects of anxiety, what God says about anxiety, and practical ways of addressing our anxiety.  Loralynn Riggle will share with us a message of hope and freedom, and Dawn Bovenmyer will lead us in a time of reflection as we bring…

All Church Prayer Meetings

This ministry year we are adopting the following changes to our all church prayer meetings with a desire to better serve you: – increasing the frequency: do it weekly.  This will give us a better rhythm. – for a shorter duration each time: 30 minutes. – Day/time: Sundays 7-7:30pm. Every Sunday unless otherwise notified. – Do it via Zoom. Below is the zoom link that will be used each time we meet.  Topic: Stonebrook Church Weekly Prayer Meeting (Sundays at 7-7:30…

Women’s Book Club

This year’s book is The Emotionally Healthy Woman: Eight Things you Have to Quit to Change Your Life, by Geri Scazzero.  Geri writes of her own struggles with pain, resentment, and an inauthentic, superficial spirituality.  She invites us to share in her journey as she discovered greater emotional health and genuine freedom in Christ.  The topics covered are: being afraid of what others think; lying; dying to the wrong things; denying anger, sadness, and fear; blaming; over functioning; faulty thinking; and living…

Renew Campaign Update Meeting

Join us on Sept. 23 from 8-9 p.m. via Zoom for an update on the Renew Campaign and the construction progress that has been made in recent months. We will talk about the finances, and show photos of the construction, as well as discuss upcoming construction plans. A Zoom link will be sent soon.

Women’s Ministry Kickoff

Stonebrook Women — this Saturday evening at 7:00 is our Women’s Ministry Kick-Off Event!  In years past, our women have enjoyed a Progressive Dinner to introduce the new ministry season.  One of the highlights of this annual event has been the chance to gather in different small groups over the course of the evening and get to know each other better.  This year we are continuing this tradition with a Progressive (Virtual) Game Night on Zoom.  Designed to be fun and chill,…