Centenial Celebration

Photos from the Centennial Celebration at the Church held on July 8 & 9, 2017. Highlights were visits from sons of the church Pastor Aldon Schaap and Pastor Timothy Limburg as well as former pastors George McGuire, Jim Stoel and former interim pastor Frank Pott.

Showing up for coffee fellowship
Showing up for coffee fellowship
George and Hollis sharing a memory
George and Hollis sharing a memory
A true Hawkeye living in Alabama!
A true Hawkeye living in Alabama!
Carolyn and Shirly
Carolyn and Shirly
Memories table.
Memories table.
Renewing friendships
Renewing friendships
Sharing memories
Sharing memories
Lee, Pastor Al and Kent
Lee, Pastor Al and Kent
Jolene, Lee, Al and Kent
Jolene, Lee, Al and Kent
Myra, Celia and Cindy
Myra, Celia and Cindy
Pastor Frank and Arnold
Pastor Frank and Arnold
Dale and Dennis
Dale and Dennis
The tent for outdoor seating
The tent for outdoor seating
The Church is looking good for her celebration!
The Church is looking good for her celebration!
Bernie
Bernie
Janna manning the gifts table
Janna manning the gifts table
Table decorations
Table decorations
Brittney!
Brittney!
Happy Birthday Leah!!
Happy Birthday Leah!!
God's faithfulness!
God's faithfulness!
A Place to Belong, Grow and Be Strong!
A Place to Belong, Grow and Be Strong!
Enjoying the shade of the tent!
Enjoying the shade of the tent!
Centennial Banners made by Janna
Centennial Banners made by Janna
The crowd begins to gather!
The crowd begins to gather!
Getting full!
Getting full!
Getting full!
Getting full!
Even using the overflow!
Even using the overflow!
Keri and Shelly providing the
music all day!
Keri and Shelly providing the
music all day!
Pastor Tim as the worship leader
for the AM service.
Pastor Tim as the worship leader
for the AM service.
Pastor Tim leading the service
Pastor Tim leading the service
Jacob and Luke doing an
awesome job running sound
Jacob and Luke doing an
awesome job running sound
Pastor Al giving the message
Pastor Al giving the message
A message of encouragement from
Pastor Al
A message of encouragement from
Pastor Al
Thanks Phyllis, for the flowers!
Thanks Phyllis, for the flowers!
Getting ready for the lunch
Getting ready for the lunch
Lunch crowd
Lunch crowd
Denekas family
Denekas family
Waiting to be served
Waiting to be served
Ardene, Darren and Jolene
Ardene, Darren and Jolene
Brittany serving the delicious lunch
Brittany serving the delicious lunch
Dennis showing Dale where
to bring the food
Dennis showing Dale where
to bring the food
Enjoying the fellowship
Enjoying the fellowship
Abbas family
Abbas family
That's quite a ham ball Jake!
That's quite a ham ball Jake!
Enjoying lunch
Enjoying lunch
Big crowd....
Big crowd....
but enough room for everyone!
but enough room for everyone!
Celina and her crew!
Celina and her crew!
Leah and Sarah....
Leah and Sarah....
getting photo bombed by Ben!
getting photo bombed by Ben!
Jim and Tim Limburg
sharing some memories.
Jim and Tim Limburg
sharing some memories.
Ben, Gil and Leah playing
Ben, Gil and Leah playing
Afternoon service crowd 
coming in.
Afternoon service crowd
coming in.
Getting full!
Getting full!
Lots of noise from the fellowship!
Lots of noise from the fellowship!
Pastor Jon calling the service
to order!
Pastor Jon calling the service
to order!
Jace helping out in the nursery.
Jace helping out in the nursery.
Dale leading the history and
remembrances time.
Dale leading the history and
remembrances time.
Pastor Frank sharing memories.
Pastor Frank sharing memories.
Jim and Esther remembering 
their time in Austinville.
Jim and Esther remembering
their time in Austinville.
Tim giving an update on his 
family that grew up here.
Tim giving an update on his
family that grew up here.
Pastor George bringing the message
Pastor George bringing the message
Pastor Jon leads the closing hymn...
Pastor Jon leads the closing hymn...
.."My Friends May You Grow
In Grace"
.."My Friends May You Grow
In Grace"
"To God Be the Glory, Now
and Forever!!"
"To God Be the Glory, Now
and Forever!!"
Haans visiting with old friends
Haans visiting with old friends
Dale and Lynda visiting with
Frank and Betty
Dale and Lynda visiting with
Frank and Betty
Lynn and Hollis
Lynn and Hollis
Gracie! Where are your clothes??
Gracie! Where are your clothes??
Arnold greeting visitors from
other churches.
Arnold greeting visitors from
other churches.
The Kats family, all the way 
from Idaho!
The Kats family, all the way
from Idaho!
Martha and Dan.
Martha and Dan.
Great fellowship!
Great fellowship!
Pastor Tom visits with Pastor Jon.
Pastor Tom visits with Pastor Jon.
Laura
's not too sure about this picture!
Laura
's not too sure about this picture!
Hey Brooke!
Hey Brooke!
Serving great food went
smooth all day!
Serving great food went
smooth all day!
Keri visits with Kathryn.
Keri visits with Kathryn.
Jim visits with his mentor Arnold.
Jim visits with his mentor Arnold.
Elaine visits with Miss Myra.
Elaine visits with Miss Myra.
Farewell hugs!
Farewell hugs!
Elaine says goodbye to Myra.
Elaine says goodbye to Myra.
Thanks Esther and Jim, for
coming all the way from Indiana!
Thanks Esther and Jim, for
coming all the way from Indiana!
Thanks George and Myra!
Good to see you again!
Thanks George and Myra!
Good to see you again!
The McGuire family, all the
way from Alabama!
The McGuire family, all the
way from Alabama!