Northwest Church of Christ building
3904 38th Street NW, Canton, Ohio 44718
330-492-5523    Fax: 330-493-7119


Please note: I will be unable to update the Newsletter starting March 5th - March 19, 2017.

February 26, 2017


A.M. – “Ready To Grow” (Acts 2:40-47)
P.M.  – “What About Miracles Today?” (Hebrews 2:1-4)

Church Family:   Vivian Starkey: Aultman Hospital. Jan Kull had knee surgery on Thursday at Mercy Medical Center. Anna Masalko: Nobles Pond. Mary Poulos: Bethany Nursing Home; Nina Witter (testing); Dayton Burfield is now home. Margie Mahaffey; Betty Anderson; Jim Tedrick; Patrick Shepler.

Friends & Family: Mark Craddock, son of Bill & Vee, is hospitalized in Florida. Virginia (Todd Himebaugh’s mother) sustained broken rib and sternum in a recent auto accident. Allen Stoneman (brother-in-law of Margie Mahaffey); Shirley Shockey (family of Nada Shockey); Louie Clouse; Ian Oluoch. Remember our Shut-In members, those in the Armed Forces: Garrett Holmes and Aaron J. Dimit (addresses posted on bulletin board), our Brethren in Kenya – and the Leadership of the Lord’s church here at Northwest.

Golden Agers: Tuesday, February 28th– NO MEETING.

Men’s Retreat:  April 28th & 29th at the Elkhorn Valley Christian Service Camp. Cost is $45 for overnight or $20 for Saturday only. Make Check payable to “Northwest Church of Christ”. Pre-registrations are due by April 14th. Registration forms available on the bulletin board. See Emmanuel Bradley with questions.

Men’s Breakfast:      Saturday, March 18th from 8:30 to 9:30 AM. Sign-up on the bulletin board if you plan to attend.

Birthday Fellowship:           Today following the evening service. Please bring finger foods, a 2 liter bottle of soda and plan to stay.

2017 Northwest Ladies Retreat: March 10 & 11, at the Berlin Grande.

VBS:   There will be a VBS planning meeting held from 4:30-5:30 PM on Sunday, March 12th to plan out the 2017 VBS, which will be June 3rd. We encourage all who have interest to please attend.

FYICards and letters of encouragement have been requested for: Dick Snyder – 64330060, Northeast Ohio Correction Center, 2240 Hubbard Road, Youngstown, OH 44505-1357. Address labels and guidelines for sending mail to inmates are available on the bulletin board. You may also call the church office for information.


March 5thTeen Activities Planning Meeting (4:00 - 5:45 PM)

MARCH 24th & 25th:  50th Annual Stark Co. Youth Meeting

Kids for Christ - Sunday, March 5th: Battle of Kids vs. Adults.  Immediately, after morning bible class families and children will share in a covered dish luncheon and then prepare to face off against one another over questions from the book of “Matthew.”  Families are asked to sign-up on the Youth Bulletin board and bring an Italian covered dish(es) to share.  Any questions see Cheryl Bradley or Alycia Taylor.

Current Adult Bible Class Offerings

1.   “Acts” – Lance / Auditorium
2.   “Romans” – Keith Kull / Room #14
3.   “College Age/Young Adults” – John R. Oberlin / Room #17
1.   “More Than Conquerors...” – Lance / Auditorium
2.   “Revelation” – Duane Glover / Room #14
3.   “Rom – Rev” – (Men’s Class) – E. C. Bradley / Room #9
4.   “LadiesClass”Shirley Wyatt / Room #7

*Classes are provided for children of all ages*


** If you are unable to serve in the scheduled capacity, let John R. Oberlin know.** 

February 26, 2017     A.M.                           P.M.
Opening Prayer           Elder                           Elder
Singing                       Mark Daverio             Art Hopkins
Communion                Ron Franks                 Howard Koon
Offering                      James Blackwell         Keith Kull
Prayer                         John Oberlin               Mark Abbott
Reading                       Eugene Fox                 Terry Pyles    
Text                             Acts 2:40-47               Hebrews 2:1-4
Dismissal                    Gary Palmer               Frank Kruger, Jr.

Serving:                           A.M.                             P.M.

1.  Jacob Stayer          5. Don Higgins              1. Ned Taggart
2.  John Logan             6. Wesley Wyatt            2. Jerry Boney
3.  Virgil Anderson     7. John Simone              3. Glenn O’Connor
4.  David Witter          8. Steve Moser               4. Jeff Bowser


Ushers:                       A.M.                              P.M.
1.  Ron Franks             3. Brian Dimit                1. Todd Himebaugh
2.  Loren Stayer          4. Ted Taggart               2. B.J. Holmes

For The Record (02/19/17)  
AM Worship..................201
AM Bible Study.............144   
PM Worship...................108    
Wednesday (02/22/17).....88