Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

Marshall, Minnesota

Weekly Announcements

ANNOUNCEMENTS

A VOTERS’ ASSEMBLY WILL BE HELD SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 17 beginning at 11:45 with a potluck. The meeting will commence at 12:15. At this meeting we will approve a budget for 2020. All eligible voters are welcome to attend.

 CLASS OF THE MONTH-Our Sunday School Class-of-the-Month is the Pre-school class taught by Erin Berg and Katie Brockberg, with Kara Staufacker as the class assistant.  The class includes:  Ava Berg, Benjamin Berg, Olivia Berg, Everly Brockberg, Lucy Hendrickson, Amelia Staufacker and Hannah Stefanic.

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO PURCHASE A POINSETTIA FOR CHRISTMAS, you will find order forms on the resource table in the Narthex or click on this attached file Pointsetta order form 2019.docx. Please return it to the Church Office by Sunday, November 27th.  The cost  for each plant is $12 and checks should be made out to the church with Poinsettia in the memo line. 

The Evangelism Committee needs your help!  SMSU Finals Week is fast approaching for the Winter semester! Once again, we will be providing goody bags for college students to help through their time of study. Donations we are looking for again are: granola bars, small bags of chips, candy, Ramen noodles, juice mixes/boxes, etc. We need items/donations by Sunday, December 8th as we will be preparing bags after church to get them to the students one week before finals week.   Donations can be left in the Narthax   If you have any questions please contact Jason Manthei  (507)-530-0959.


CHRISTMAS PROGRAM PRACTICE: There will be Christmas Program practice on Nov. 17th, 24th, Dec. 8th and 15th. From 11:45-1pm. There will be a light lunch served to the children at 11:30. Please let Katie Brockberg know if your child(ren) will not be participating or with any questions.

 ALL ARE INVITED to the Children’s Christmas Program at 4:30pm on Sunday, December 22, followed by a meal. The main course will be provided, contributions of salads and desserts are welcome.

 HEART-TO HEART- Our Sunday School Mission Project for VBS and Fall Quarter is drawing to a close.  Soon we will be distributing the collected gifts and presenting our funds to Heart to Heart.  We’ve raised over $180 and have had many gifts donated.  YOU CAN STILL BE A PART OF THIS!!  If you’d like to help with this project, please bring in a new, unwrapped toy and place under the tree.  If you are donating MOOLA, please contact Michelle Bingham or Sheila Tabaka.  ‘Tis the season to be giving!  YEEHAW!!

 RENEWING OF YOUR MIND…Issues, Etc. is a radio talk show and podcast produced by Lutheran Public Radio in Collinsville, IL and hosted by LCMS Pastor Todd Wilken.  This week’s topics include: 1 Corinthians, Is Divorce Contagious?, First Century Bishop Clement of Rome, Temptation, Evil and more.  You can listen live or at your convenience at www.issuesetc.org and on the LPR mobile app.

If you missed being here last Sunday and would like a bulletin, they are available in the foyer on the free materials table.