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Men’s Institute

All Countryside men are invited to our Men’s Institute on Saturday, February 27th, from 7:30 to 9:00 am in The Commons.  Coffee, juice and light refreshments will be available. This month Pastor Otto Skoog will be speaking and his topic will be Aligning with God’s Heart in Prayer. After Pastor Otto speaks, there will be a time for encouraging one another in smaller groups as we discuss the topic together. In order to help us prepare for the refreshments please sign-up at We hope to see you on the 27th.

High School JR/SR Leadership Retreat

Juniors and Senior in High School are invited to an overnight leadership retreat March 12-13 near Emporia, KS. This retreat will be a great time to connect, build relationships, and grow in your faith. The cost for this trip is free, but will require registration. Sign up at

The deadline to sign up for this event is March 7th.

Contact Philip Johnson with any questions you might have.

Newcomer Class

Pastor Mike will be teaching a newcomers class during the Sunday School hour each week from February 28 – March 21. This class lasts four weeks and explores the history, purpose, beliefs, and values of Countryside Church for those who are new to our ministry. If you know someone who is new, invite them to join the class! They can sign up on our website in the Sunday School section under “Newcomers”.

Pray for Brazil

Pray for Carlos to grow in the grace and knowledge of the Lord as he trains for being a future leader of the Aracaju work. Pray for Fabiano, Erasmo, Paulo, and Rafael’s salvation.

Power Pack is Looking for Helpers!

Power Pack is Countryside’s Kids’ Club that meets Sunday evenings.  We are in need of helpers (age 14+)  from 5:45-6:15 pm.  Volunteers will be able to attend the main service (or youth group) after the music portion.

Four Different Jobs Include:

  • Checking Kids’ Memory Work (15+)
  • Supervison (18+)
  • Check-in (14+)
  • Greeting Kids in Costume (Prefer male, 5’7”-5’10”)

For general information about Power Pack, please watch this YouTube video about the ministry.

For information about volunteering, please contact Jessica Lammers-Meis.

Pray for Mexico

Pray for Pastor Brian as he trains Pastors Boris and Joel for church planting ministry.

CHOW Needs your Help!

The Children’s Hour Of Worship ministry needs volunteers to serve one Sunday a month during the morning worship service. Anyone who is a member of Countryside or the teenage child of a member may help. Both Little CHOW (ages 3 to 6) and Big CHOW (ages 7 and up) need helpers. Please contact Tommy Trendel or David Smith for more info.

KC Regionals

Please join us for the 6th Annual KC Regionals Bible Quiz Tournament March 12-13, 2021 at Countryside. 

The entire church will be in use from Friday Noon through 5:00 p.m. Saturday. 

Please contact Richard Dietzel with questions.