May 2018 Encounter

Please see attached.

May 2018 ENCOUNTER.pdf

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Schedule and Announcements for May 13

Schedule

  • Sunday, May 13 @ 9 a.m. – Sunday Service; 10:30 a.m.m – Choir Practice
  • Sunday, May 20 @ 9 a.m. – Sunday Service; 10:30 a.m.m – Choir Practice

Joys and Concerns

  • Concerns: Liz Deblieck, Faye Kuznia, and Molly Jaenish dealing with cancer; Mae Peterson; Joan Johnson; Pearl’s granddaughter Jenny; People dealing with depression; Colleen Tate – Peggy’s mom; Employees of Norecraft, MPI & Herbergers who are being laid off.
  • Joys: John’s youngest niece got her masters degree; Beautiful weather!; UCC -1st denomination where in 2017 more than half of ministers are female; Pearl had fun cleaning yard & windows.

Schedule and Announcements for April 15

Schedule

  • Sunday, April 15 @ 9 a.m. – Sunday Service; 10:30 a.m. – Choir Practice
  • Wednesday, April 18 @ 7 p.m. – Circle of Stones at Sharon Anderson’s home
  • Sunday, April 22 @ 9 a.m. – Sunday Service; 10:30 a.m. – Choir Practice

Joys and Concerns

  • Concerns : Liz Deblieck, Faye Kuznia, The Plight of the Palestinians
  • Joys: Snowbirds back, Allen’s Microphone working, Knowledge Bowl goes to state on Thursday- Coach & parents – sendoff Thursday at 9:55, Bob left warm Arizona to come to cold MN

Next week’s readings: Acts 4:5-12; Psalm 23; 1 John 3:16-24; John 10:11-18

Schedule and Announcements for April 8

Schedule

  • Sunday, April 8 @ 9 a.m. – Sunday Service; 10:30 a.m. – Choir Practice
  • Wednesday, April 11 @ 7 p.m. – Council Meeting
  • Sunday, April 15 @ 9 a.m. – Sunday Service; 10:30 a.m. – Choir Practice

Joys and Concerns

  • Concerns : Liz Deblieck, Faye Kuznia, Molly Jaenisch-all dealing with cancer, Pearl’s granddaughter Jenny, Lee Johnson, May Peterson
  • Joys: Happy Easter! He Is Risen!; Rosanna’s joy to be able to preach on Easter; Family; Many in Church; Members and Friends of church helped Dan & Paul move on Friday; Kvams’ dog – 2nd set of stitches seem to be holding.

Announcements:

  • Prairie Arts Chorale, Singers of Southwestern Minnesota, invites you to join them for an evening of music “By Request.” The chorale will be performing in Montevideo at United Methodist Church Saturday, April 28 at 7:30 pm. Tickets are $10 in advance and can be purchased at Thrifty White and Bill’s in Montevideo or from Sue Selden. Please visit http://www.prairieartschorale.org for more information including other performance dates and locations.

Schedule and Announcements for March 25

Schedule

  • Sunday, March 25 @ 9 a.m. – Palm Sunday Service; 10:30 a.m. – Choir Practice
  • Wednesday, March 28 @ 7 p.m. – Circle of Stones at Helen’s home
  • Thursday, March 29 @ 7-8 p.m. – Quiet Reflection
  • Sunday, April 1 @ 9 a.m. – Easter Sunday Service; 10:30 a.m. – Choir Practice

Joys and Concerns

  • Concerns : Liz Deblicek, Faye Kuznia, Dick Anderson, Molly Jaenisch
  • Joys: Knowledge Bowl going to state, Little signs of spring, John’s Geraniums have germinated, Bryan & Peggy’s grandson visiting, Allen’s back

Announcements

  • Please note the Maundy Thursday service of Quiet Reflection from 7-8 p.m.
  • Flowers on the Alter are in memory of Leah Skinner from her childhood friend Dodo Wilson Hollimon.

Schedule and Announcements for March 18

Schedule

  • Sunday, March 18 @ 9 a.m. – Worship Service; 10:30 a.m. – Choir Practice
  • Wednesday, March 21 @ 6 p.m. – Lenten Supper/Meditation
  • Sunday, March 25 @ 9 a.m. – Worship Service; 10:30 a.m. –
  • Choir Practice
  • Thursday, March 29 @ 7 p.m. – Quiet Meditation

Joys and Concerns

  • Concerns: Herb Steenson Family; Carol Peterson Family; Robert Johnson Family; Duane Holien Family, Liz D.; Faye Kuznia; Cancer Victims
  • Joys: Grandkids here; Joy having Allen here; Laura B is in Amsterdam

Announcements

  • Lenten Service from 6-7 p.m. on Wednesday
  • Upcoming Concert in Monte

schedule and Announcements for March 11

Schedule

  • Sunday, March 11 @ 9 .m. – Worship Service; 10:30 a.m. – Choir Practice
  • Wednesday, March 14 @ 6-7 p.m. – Lenten Supper/Meditation
  • Wednesday, March 14 @ 7 p.m. – Council Meeting
  • Sunday, March 18 @ 9 a.m. – Worship Service; 10:30 a.m. – Choir Practice

Joys and Concerns

  • Concerns- Robert Johnson; Lee Johnson; Mae Peterson; Family of Elmer Knutson (Hazel’s brother); Family of Geraldine Velde.
  • Joys- Rev. Rosanna Walker is with us; Spring is beating back the forces of winter – Vicke thinks she heard a robin; Laura is having a good time in Athens.

Schedule and Announcements for March 4

Schedule

  • Sunday, March 4 @ 9 a.m. – Worship Service; 10:30 a.m. – Choir Practice
  • Wednesday, March 7 @ 6-7 p.m. – Lenten Supper/Meditation
  • Sunday, March 11 @ 9 a.m. – Worship Service; 10:30 a.m. – Choir Practice

Joys and Concerns

  • Concerns: Liz DeBliek; Pearl’s granddaughter Jenny; Lee Johnson; Family of Walter Wilson; MaryLou Stevens; Elmer Knutson (Hazel Carter’s brother) Faye Kuznia; Mollie Jaenisch; The homeless; School children everywhere
  • Joys: Beautiful outside; Thanks to John for shoveling; Thanks to all who have pitched in to do the services