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Week of
June 17, 2018







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REMEMBER OUR HOMEBOUND WITH PRAYER 

Bonnie Hamann, Pauline Mitchell, Mabel Phebus, Stanley Schneider, Louise Sievers, Minnie Pfingsten, Doris Laking, Mary Cirks, Mildred Katz 

 

OFFERERING COLLECTED   

 An offering of $1,780.00 was received on June 10, 2018.   

 

THANK YOU  

Thank you to Rev Tom Norwalk for bringing our message today. 

 

MONTHLY CHURCH COUNCIL HIGHLIGHTS   

* Committee Members are eagerly working on extra fellowship events.   

* Council received 3 quotes for new windows.  

* Missions Committee was able to put together 5 Cleanup Buckets. Thank you for all that donated items. 

* The emergency phone in the Elevator lift is soon to be operational. 

* A Knox box will be installed for First responders to access the Church in the event of an emergency. 

 

FOOD PANTRY 

We received a thank you from Rev. Tom Ewing for our generous contribution of food to the St. Luke and St. John Food Pantry.  

 

YOUNG AT HEART 

Young At Heart /Senior Citizens meeting this Monday 1-3 will have guitar and country music. 

 

UPCOMING 

             Calling and Caring training all Mondays in June at 6:00 pm.  

             The Church Life Committee is looking to have the temporary directory done this month 

             Ashlee Eckhoff will lead worship on June 24th 

             June 25 Christian Ed will meet for June-July meeting at 7:00 pm. 

             July 1st wear red, white and blue to church as we celebrate Independence Day. 

             July 1st at noon the Messianic banquet continues as Calling and Caring, staff and Church Council join the cloud of witnesses.   

             Farmer’s Sunday August 26th

             Church Yard Sale September 8th as part of the fall festival. 

 


 



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                    Church Life Summer Activities and Plans…..

June – finish the temporary Directory – we will
have hard copies but hope to have computer version done first. 

July – Feasting with God continues…..July 1 

August 26  – Farm Sunday – we honor our
farmers during worship and ask that several will drive their tractors
to church and give tractor rides (for all ages) following worship.
At noon we gather for a Farm Picnic Lunch. Church Life is
providing fried chicken and asking the congregation to bring the
side dishes for an outdoor meal together.      

July-August time frame – there is a fundraiser possibility of a
Bunco party in the church basement – see Anita.

September 8  – a Church Yard Sale – we will offer
members and community folks a parking space in the south
parking lot or on the extra lot (if they have a tent to put up) for
$10/space.  We will coordinate with the Village as part of the Fall
Festival activities.  Time: 7am – 3pm.  Church Life will also take
donations from anyone to sell and then send to Vincent DePaul
(they will bring a truck that day and remove what is not sold).
$1 bag from 2pm-3pm at the Church Life table.

November:  Turkey Supper and they will begin organizing in
July/August – as per Shirley K.





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