Congregational Notices – Week of August 27th, 2017
Summer is ending and things are getting busy around here! Look for the August newsletter here or in the narthex, and make note of the events under “Mark Your Calendars” below. You can also keep an eye out here on the website and on our Facebook page.
Team C (captain Pastor Frese) will be cleaning this week. (Team C could really use another member or two! Contact Donna Petersen if you would be willing to help clean for an hour or two every four weeks.)
Ladies Aid will meet September 9th at 9:00 am due to the memorial service for Wayne Rutz at noon.
Welcome Brunch for seminary families is September 10th at noon. We will be serving a variety of egg casseroles and breakfast pastries as well as fruit. Please talk to Jane Casey if you are willing to help. (firstname.lastname@example.org or 260-602-4924)
Christian Wisdom begins Tuesday, September 12th at 7:00 pm. This fall’s session will focus on Luther’s life and theology as seen in the Catechisms. Participants will be given a copy of Luther’s small and large catechisms for the class, free of charge. They will then be given assigned readings each week from those books and also from the book of Galatians.
Here is Pastor Petersen with more details on the course: Video on Christian Wisdom 2017
Registration is required for Christian Wisdom. Please click here to sign up.
Join us for the Luther movie Friday, September 15th at 6:00 pm in the undercroft. This is part of the Christian Wisdom class, but everyone is invited that evening. Pizza and snacks will be provided.
Dart competition September 23rd to benefit the Matters. $15 will get you into the games, plus pizza, snacks, one beer, and a raffle ticket. $12 will get you pizza, snacks a beer, and a raffle ticket. Additional beer and raffle tickets will be available for purchase.
Please register for this event by clicking here.
The Ladies Aid fundraiser for the Ritzmans raised $852. Thank you to all who helped!
Mark Your Calendars:
- September 9th – Ladies Aid
- September 10th – Welcome Brunch
- September 12th – Christian Wisdom Begins
- September 15th – Luther Movie Night
- September 17th – Church Council
- September 23rd – Darts Fundraiser
- October 1st – City-wide Reformation Service at St. Paul’s
- October 7th – Work Day
- October 20th – Sauerkraut Supper
- November 5th – Church Anniversary/ Potluck
- December 8th – City of Churches Tour