Grunthal Bergthaler Mennonite Church
101 Southwood Street.
Box 70, Grunthal, MB R0A 0R0

Church Office: 204-434-6241
Church Email Address: office@gbmchurch.com


Pastors Hours:      Tuesday – Friday         8:30 am – 4 pm
Office hours:    Tuesday – Friday     8:30 am – 12:00pm

Sunday January 29, 2023
Praise & Worship – Team 1
Pastoral Prayer – Pastor Jeff Penner
Worship Leader – Steve Elias
Scripture Reading – 1 Thessalonians 2:17-3:5
Message – Our Glory and Joy in Christ’s Presence – Missionary Keith Peters with Engage Today

Keith will also be sharing during the morning Sunday School hour, those that would like to hear more, can join us in the Sanctuary at 9:30am.



THIS SUNDAY, January 29th, after the morning service, please join us downstairs for lunch.
If you would like to bring a large pot of soup, please contact Andrea Friesen, 204-905-0015.


SUNDAY           7:30am – Elder led – Bible Study & Prayer – Open to all men.

MONDAY          7 pm – Prayer Meeting. Open to all.  Contact Nathan Martens
TUESDAY         9:30 am – Daytime Young Moms Bible Study at church. Contact Rachel Bezditny.

WEDNESDAY  10 am – Bible Study with Randy Fast at church for anyone interested.

7 pm Wednesday Evening Study – Systematic Theology – at church, led by George Wiebe.



Junior Youth (grades 7-9) – WEDNESDAY’S
February 1 – SERVICE/MISSION NIGHT – Drop off 7pm at church, pickup at 9pm.


Senior Youth (grades 10-12) – FRIDAY’S

February 3 – MISSIONFEST – Meet at Church, 5:30pm, leaving at 5:45pm. Church of the Rock, Winnipeg.



New City Catechism—on the back of the bulletins for 2023 and in the weekly emails, there will be a question and answer from the New City Catechism for meditation and memorization.

Question 5: What else did God create?

Answer: God created all things by his powerful Word, and all his creation was very good; everything flourished under his loving rule.

Genesis 1:31

(For Memorization: Adults: question and full answer.
Children: Question and underlined portion of answer.)



TableTalk Magazine Update: February TABLETALK has arrived and is in your mailboxes for those that requested. More have been ordered! Due to printing and shipping times, our subscription increase will only be available for the March 2023 issue.  If you would like to be sure to receive TABLETALK in your church mailbox – please let the office know so we can add you to the list!


The Lost & Found is located above the coat rack by the main entrance doors, please see if anything belongs to you before it is donated to the local Thrift Store!





Coordinator needed for Discovery Time at South Oaks School – Grunthal!  Please prayerfully consider joining the missions of bringing Jesus into our schools by being a Coordinator or volunteering to teach.  Both are low key commitments.  As a coordinator your busiest season is mid Sept to mid Oct.  Getting volunteers paperwork where it needs to go and touching base with South Oaks principal to figure out a schedule that best works for all.  Please contact Julie Harder for more details.  204-392-0578



Needed:  Treasurer for DropZone:  Please prayerfully consider this volunteer role, contact Henry Abrams (Bergthaler Church Rep—204-434-6064) or Christine Janzen at (204) 371-6510 sophie1892@gmail.com


MissionFest Manitoba 2023!

February 3-5, 2023, at Church of the Rock in Winnipeg.

More information is available on poster on the bulletin board or speak to Mawande Mani!


ONE HOPE CANADA Annual Banquet

February 27, 2023, 6pm at Winnipeg Evangelical Free Church.

See Poster on Bulletin Board for more Details!



April 21-22, 2023 at EMB Church

This Year’s Theme: The Things Which are Fitting for Sound Doctrine.

More Details will be released soon.


Bergthaler Kids Ministry:
– Want to know what’s going on in Sunday School?  Read our weekly parents’ emails.!
– Don’t get our emails?
Email us at bergthalerkids@gmail.com  and we’ll add you to our contact list!


Please email Cindy in the church office if you need help with:
– Getting a Church Mailbox;
– to be put on the Church Family email list for announcements, upcoming events, and missionary newsletters.
– Invitation to free resources through Right Now Media
– Setup Online Giving


I look forward to hearing from YOU!