Meatball Dinner Prep

We have only 5 days until the Meatball Dinner! We need all hands on deck to get these meatballs ready and to finish everything else that needs to be done. As such, we will be having our Prep Day this Saturday (February 22) at 9:01 a.m. We are counting on all of you to be here if you can.

Remember: If you are working with food you must wear a hat. Any hat will do, but please pick one without any political statements.

Schedule and Announcements for February 16

Schedule

  • Sunday February 16 @ 9 a.m. @ choir; 10 a.m. – worship; 11 a.m. – Sunday School
  • Saturday February 22 @ 9:01 a.m. – Food Prep Class
  • Sunday February 23 @ 9 a.m. @ choir; 10 a.m. – worship; 11 a.m. – Sunday School

Joys and Concerns

  • Concerns: Sue Rollins, Dan Maiden, Paul Ledford, Mae Peterson, Gerri Frederick, Peggy’s mom, Pearl’s family – Jenny & Cindy, Rich Rollins, Landon Berends (great nephew of Keith & Deb Koerlin) dealing with heart transplant issues, The families of Ken Carter & Ardis Mahon.
  • Joys: Sharon & Peggy visited with Sue Rollins and Barb Gustafson and they both send their greetings, The Sun is out, Margaret and Madalyn are here

Duties: February 23

  • Liturgist: Sue Selden
  • Fellowship: Chad VanOverbeke/Jeff/Sheila VanOverbeke
  • Cleaning: Gail Rohlik
  • Ushers: Volunteer

Church Happenings – December 2019

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Coffee after service

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Coffee after service

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The sanctuary all decorated for the season.

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The sanctuary all decorated for the season.

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The sanctuary all decorated for the season.

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Food shelf donations

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Santa’s elves helping with the food shelf donations!

2020 Annual Meeting Announcement

Our church will hold its annual meeting on Wednesday, January 22. A potluck dinner will be served at 6 p.m. and the meeting will follow at 7 p.m. Please mark the date on your new 2020 calendars. Plan to come for the meal and stay for the meeting.

Pledges

Hello everyone!

Just a gentle reminder that pledges for giving in the new year are due. Please turn them in as soon as possible so we can correctly plan for the new year.

Thank you!

Schedule and Announcements for November 17

Schedule

  • Sunday, November 17 @ 9 a.m. – Worship, Noisy Offering; 10 a.m. – Sunday School
  • Monday, November 18 @ 7 p.m. – Circle of Stones at Pearl Lenzen’s Home
  • Wednesday, November 20 @ 6 p.m. – Confirmation; 7 a.m. – Choir
  • Sunday, November 24 @ 9 a.m. – Worship; 10 a.m. – Sunday School

Joys and Concerns

  • Concerns: Sue Rollins, Dan Maiden, Paul Ledford, Mae Peterson, Bob Slettedahl, Gerri Frederick, Ray Olson, Diane Beninga, Peggy’s mom, Our government, Sharon’s cousin Kenny Peterson in his last days,
  • Joys: Youth participated in the ecumenical food drive and had a great time, Kaylia was the lead in “Annie” and we had a flutist in the orchestra, farmer’s finishing harvest, PAC concert was good, Peggy had fun telling Spencer about Myracle’s deer since he had not gotten one yet

Duties: November 24

  • Liturgist: Steve Zumhofe
  • Fellowship: Sue Selden, Jeff/Sheila VanOverbeke
  • Cleaning: Gail Rohlik
  • Ushers: Dennis/Konnie Holtz

Next week’s readings: November 24, 2019

  • Jeremiah 23:1-6
  • Psalm 46
  • Colossians 1:11-20
  • Luke 23:33-43

Schedule and Announcements for November 10

Schedule

  • Sunday, November 10 @ 9 a.m. – Worship; 10 a.m. – Sunday School
    Wednesday, November 13 @ 6 p.m. – Confirmation; 7 p.m. – Choir; 8 p.m. – Council
    Sunday, November 17 @ 9 a.m. – Worship, Noisy Offering; 10 a.m. – Sunday School

Joys and Concerns

  • Concerns: Sue Rollins, Dan Maiden; Paul Ledford; Mae Peterson; Bob Slettedahl; Gerri Frederick; Ray Olson; Diane Beninga; Families of Maggie Bjorge, Howie Jorgenson, Rick VanGronigan & Matti McLaurin; Mae Peterson; Pearl’s daughter Cindy & Granddaughter Jenny are going through hard times; Audrey’s daughter Cheryl is having health problems.
  • Joys: Hazel Carter is recovering and doing well; Beautiful day; John Thoma can put weight on his foot; Randy made it safely home from NC and the organ is fixed; Joanne is spending weekend at Pearl’s; GFLC & St Andrew have accepted our invitation to Community Service.

Duties: November 17

  • Liturgist: Sue Selden
  • Fellowship: Ray/Sharon Olson, Diane Bakker
  • Cleaning: Bev Nordang
  • Ushers: Dennis/Konnie Holtz

Schedule and Announcements for November 3

Schedule

  • Sunday, November 3 @ 9 a.m. – Worship Service, Communion
  • Wednesday, November 6 @ 7 p.m. – Choir; No Confirmation,
  • Sunday, November 10 @ 9 a.m. – Worship

Joys and Concerns

  • Concerns: Sue Rollins, Dan Maiden, Paul Ledford, Mae Peterson, Bob Slettedahl, Gerri Frederick, Ray Olson, Diane Beninga; Those impacted by the wildfires; Connie’s struggles with her eyes; for the homeless and those dealing with addiction, depression, anxiety and mental illness.
  • Joys: Hazel Carter is recovering and doing well; Karen is at her great nephew’s confirmation; farmers are back in the fields

Duties: November 10

  • Liturgist: Sharon Anderson
  • Fellowship: Paul Ledford, Dwayne/LaVonne Koenen
  • Cleaning: Wayne Kling
  • Ushers: Dennis/Konnie Holtz