THE WEEK OF DECEMBER 9 - 15
Sunday, December 9th is the final day for collecting gifts or items for Heart to Heart of Lyon County Christmas Charity. Thank you to those who have participated! The Board of Education will be taking our donations to Hear to Heart on Monday, December 10th.
Join us for Evening Prayer this Wednesday (2/12) at 7pm as we continue to explore the canticles of Advent. This week we will take up Mary's Song: The Magnificat.
We would like to thank you for all the thoughts and prayers, and the many visits made throughout the years for our mother, Doris. The church was her source of strength as well as her family. We would also like to thank the many people who contributed food and helped with the luncheon. -The Petrich Family
Attention Congregation: You and your families are invited downstairs to eat supper after the children's Christmas program on Sunday, Dec. 23rd. The program is at 4:00 and the meal will immediately follow. The Board of Education will be serving pulled pork, sides and dessert. There is no cost. Bring your families and join us for fellowship.
There are Advent Devotionals on the resource table in the narthex. Please pick up a copy at your convenience.
Christmas Program practice will be held after Sunday School on Dec. 2, 9 and 16. A light lunch will be served with practice starting at 12:00. We will be done each Sunday at 12:45. Thank you!
The offering for the Sunday School Christmas program will got to the food shelf. The congregation is invited to donate food. There are collection boxes in the narthex.
All those who have expressed interest in studying Greek are asked to buy the following book: A Grammar for the New Testament Greek by James M. Efird. Copies are available on Amazon. We are planning to begin on Saturday, January 5th.
TALK RADIO FOR THE ADVENT SEASON.....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 teachings include: The Advent Hymns "O Come, O Come, Emmanuel" & "Once He Came in Blessing," Messengers from John the Baptist, Mary Visits Elizabeth and more. You can listen at your convenience at www.issuesetc.org and on the LPR mobile app.