"Conscious and Intentional Ministry: Mending the Broken - Proverbs 17:22 and 18:14"



  • Attention Parents! We need your children in Church School! Remember your children need to attend Church School in order to participate in Youth Department Activities.
  • Church Meeting, Saturday, November 18@1:00 pm
  • Thanksgiving Day Service @ Calvary Baptist Church, 10am
  • Pilgrim Rest is now a part of Strong Baby Sanctuary and Blanket of Love, sponsored by Ascension Columbia St Mary’s. By our becoming a part of these community based programs, we pray our ministry to young women & babies will be beneficial to our community. Please call the office for more details and how you can participate.
  • Pilgrim Rest will partner with PHEN (Prostrate Health Education Network) and The Medical College of Wisconsin in sponsoring a Prostate Health Educational Symposium on November 11, 2017. More information will follow in the coming weeks. See the flyer in your bulletin.
  • If you have old Sunday school books, that you do not want to keep, please bring them to the church to be sent to Africa.

Prayer List

Pastor Martin Childs, Jr.                                                      Victims in Florida

Sister Marquyala Ellison’s mother Sreniee Johnson      Victims in Houston, TX

Sister Beulah Hunt & Family                                               Victims in Puerto Rico

Brother Meeks’ brother Robert                                            Prima Triplett

James & Betty Cooper (Sister Graham’s Son & wife)      Families of Violence

Sister Francine Smith                                                             Our Children (they all belong to us)

Sister Erma Smith                                                                   Pray for revival in the Milwaukee

The Sick & Shut-in List


Sister Harriet Harrison                             Sister Eva Ellis                                     Brother Don Watts

Sister Minnie Delaney                              Sister Geneva Bost                             Sister Hattie Oglen

Sister Maracin Nord                                 Sister Mattie Bailey                          Sister Nather Roby     Sister Betty Stephens                 Sister Eora Williams                        Brother Willie Allen

Nursing Homes/Health Care & Rehab Centers

Prima Triplett                                         Bria on the Lake, 2115 E. Woodstock Place

Sister Willa Lau                                        Bria on the Lake, 2115 E. Woodstock Place

Sister Freddie MaJeed                            Alexian Villiage, 9301 North 76th Street

Geraldine Walker                                    Matthews of Glendale, 7325 N Port Washington Rd

Sister Linda Mixon-Dozier                    Wellspring Nursing Home, 9350 W Fond du Lac Ave

Reverend Leroy B. Mixon                      Wellspring Nursing Home, 9350 W Fond du Lac Ave


Attention Church Members and Guests: Our Box Tops for Education basket is still located in the foyer along with a list of products that they are found on. We also have posters to show some of the things schools are able to pay for with the proceeds from the box tops. We thank you for your support.  — Sisters Bea Holt & Rubye Jones, PRMBC Library Ministry.


  • Pastor Childs is on WGLB-1560 Radio Station each Sunday morning at 10:00 a.m. If you have the opportunity, listen.
  • Remember to check the foyer for the job listings and other interesting information.

As we are prayerfully considering ways to continue assisting the residents of Houston & Puerto Rico who were affected by Hurricanes, we are forming a Houston Missions Ministry Team. This team will coordinate the resources of the church, and explore long-term options to work through our Houston Missionaries to minister to families in Houston & in Puerto Rico. Call the church office if you are interested in being a part of this ministry.




Get to know neighborhood police officers and fellow residents who live, work, learn or worship in Sherman Park. Free community meal followed by listening circles (Police & Residents) guided by Zeidler Center Facilities. 4 Dates: Thursdays @ 6:00pm, Sept. 21, Oct. 26, Nov. 16, Jan. 4. The sessions will be held here at Pilgrim Rest in the School Auditorium. Call the Church Office to register or with your questions.

Community Announcements: 

  • Applications now open for “Apprenticeship in Medicine”. Call 414-955-8735, fax 414-955-0129 or email studentdiversity@mcw.edu. Flyers in foyer.
  • The Salvation Army will be giving away coats on Friday, December 8 and Saturday, December 9 from 9am – 3pm at 5880 North 60th If you are in need of a coat before the family distribution date please call 414-464-2940. Please note that inventory is limited, but they will do their best to get you a coat.
  • The Bucks organization will sponsor “Beyond the Game” Understanding & Leveraging your role as coach/mentor to inspire change.

Dates: Thursday, Nov. 16, 5-8pm & Saturday, Nov. 18, 9am -3pm

Location: Journey House, 2110 West Scott Street, Milwaukee 53204

If you are a coach, mentor, teacher and out of school time youth provider from a community based organization in Milwaukee you are invited to participate. Maximum capacity 200. Flyers are available in the foyer.

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