December 2018 Encounter

Please see attached.

December 2018 Encounter.pdf


Saturday Decorating

Please join us on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. to help decorate the church for Advent and Christmas.

Rolls and coffee will be served and fun will be had by all!!

Schedule and Announcements for November 18


  • Sunday, November 18 @ 9 a.m. – Sunday Service, Rev Larry Olson Preaching; 10:30 a.m. – Choir Practice
  • Wednesday, November 21 @ 7 p.m. – Thanksgiving Eve Service, Pastor Larry Olson preaching
  • Sunday, November 25 @ 9 a.m. – Sunday Service, Pastor Terese Tomanek preaching (Pastoral Candidate)

Joys and Concerns

  • Concerns: Liz Deblicek, Faye Kuznia, Sue Rollins, Hazel Carter, Allen Clausen, Peggy’s mom, Jane Shoulder surgery; California Wild Fires; Continued Mass Shootings; Problems in Yemen;
  • Joys: Thankful for Veterans; the high school musical; No more political ads on TV; Prairie Arts Concert; Lots of activity at Pearl’s; Deer hunters safe.

Schedule and Announcements for November 4


  • Sunday, November 4 @ 9 a.m. – Sunday Service, Rev. Larry Olson preaching; 10:30 a.m. – Choir Practice
  • Monday, November 5 @ 7 p.m. – PAC
  • Wednesday, November 7 @ 5 p.m. – Sanctuary, worship, membership committee meeting
  • Sunday, November 11 @ 9 a.m. – Sunday Service, Allen Gislason preaching; 10:30 a.m. – Choir Practice

Joys and Concerns

  • Concerns: People impacted by the shootings in Pittsburgh; Persons dealing with cancer, Negative rhetoric – particularly on social media in our country
  • Joys: The Sun!!; Joy of Music – Prairie Arts Chorale will start the fall concert series soon; Local concert is at GF Lutheran on 11/10/18; Audrey Zemple is doing better – thanks for our prayers – she is going to her daughter’s today; Allen is glad to be here!