Last Updated: December 7, 9:05 am
The LWML will meet on Tuesday, December 14th at 3:00 pm. Everyone is asked to bring a snack to share. We will have an Advent/Christmas Bible Study and will also sing some Christmas songs. All ladies of the congregation are welcome to attend.
To those who took gift tags from the Giving Tree that the gifts must be brought to the church before Sunday, December 12th. If shipping has been delayed for any of the gifts, please let the church office know as soon as possible.
DISTRICT MISSION CONTRIBUTIONS
There have been people asking about how much money has been contributed to District Missions this year. The total contributed as of December 7, 2021 has been $6, 480.00.
DOOR OFFERING SUNDAY, DEC. 12th
The door offering on Sunday is for the Orphan Grain Train.
ALTAR COMMITTEE FOR 2022
The signup sheet for Altar Committee for 2022 is on the library unit. To see what dates are open, click HERE
The coffee signup for December is now full. Thank you to those who have signed up. The signup sheet for January and February 2022 is on the library unit. To see the open dates, click HERE
CHILDREN’S CHRISTMAS PROGRAM
The children’s Christmas program will be on Sunday, December 19th during the worship service.
GOD GUIDES (WITH HIS WORD)
As you remember, not long ago it was announcement the Rev. Jack Baumgarn had written a book. He has graciously donated two books to our church library that can be checked out. Please talk to the Pastor to check out a book.
THE GIVING TREE
This years Giving Tree doesn’t have many tags as not many families signed up for it this year.
1. Take the tags you wish to buy the gift listed.
2. Purchase the gift as soon as possible, due to so many ordering online, deliveries will be delayed.
3. Wrap or bag the gifts, attach to tag to the gift securely.
4. Return to the church as soon as possible (before December 12th) and place under the Giving Tree.
5 The gifts will be picked up at the church and delivered to the intended parties after Dec. 12th.
Next summer, Pastor Jason Wolter (St. Mark’s, Benson) will be hosting a theologically-themed trip to Germany. The itinerary includes trips to Luther’s monastery in Erfurt, Eisenach, Wittenberg and Wartburg Castle. There will also be a visit to the Buchenwald concentration camp and a day in Munich. The Oberammergau Passion Play (which has been presented once every 10 years since 1634) is also included. The cost (before any discounts) is $4,350. For more information, contact Rev. Wolter (email@example.com) or go to: https://purposefuljourneys.org/journeys/in-the-footsteps-of-luther .
your legacy. Learn how to equitably transfer property to your family. An online webinar on November 18th or December 9th. Check out the bulletin board or website for the details. Sponsored by Thrivent. Check out the DETAILS.
UPCOMING SPECIAL SERVICES
Friday, December 24th— 5:00 pm—Christmas Eve candlelight service
Saturday, December 25th—9:00 am—Christmas Day worship Service