Week of January 12th thru 18th

08 Jan

ADULT SUNDAY SCHOOL meets 8:30 – 9:20 A.M. each Sunday in the west Sunday School room. The class is studying Prophecy. This Study examines Justification and Sanctification.  All adults are welcome!

FLOWERS – The flowers on the altar today are given to the glory of God by Don and Bethel Buckles in memory of Russell and Lavina Buckles.

MEETINGS AND EVENTS:  Monday – Bridge Builders 6:30PM

CONGREGATIONAL ASSEMBLY today following morning worship.

2019 CONTRIBUTION STATEMENTS are in your mailboxes!

THANK YOU – I want to thank Steve Kienzler for updating my computer in the office!  It works great!     Shelia

FEBRUARY NEWSLETTER DEADLINE is tomorrow, Monday, January 13th.

2020 CONTRIBUTION ENVELOPES are in your mailboxes.

2020 ALTAR FLOWERS CHART is up!! We are in need of the following date: March 1, May 24, October 4, November 1.  The cost is $30 for the 2 vases.  If in memory of someone or in honor of a special occasion, please make a note of that.  Make checks payable to Immanuel Chancel Society and place it in their drawer in the east entrance.

BRIDGE BUILDERS will begin our second winter session on Monday, January 6 and continue for ten weeks ending on March 9.  We are looking forward to another session with your children and seeing new faces too!

AVILLA FOOD PANTRY – Please don’t forget the needy people in our community. You may place your food donations in the box in the east entrance.

 BULLETIN BOARD – Cross Connection; Worship for Shut-Ins; Thank you cards, Coffee and Snacks for Sunday Mornings.

PRAYER LIST–  Prayer for the sick & recovering: Judy McKinley, Dan Phares, Georgia Zimmerman, Betty Heiman, Ruth Seidel, Paul DeLong, Randy Hovarter, Carole Bishop, Donna Kurtz, Vivian Householder

WEEKLY ANNOUNCEMENTS are now on our website.  The announcements in the bulletin each week can be seen on our website under Blog and then correct month.

INFORMATION RACK– last week’s bulletin; extra January Newsletters; Visitors Packet; January – March 2020 Portals of Prayer; Lutheran Witness; Cross Connection; Thrivent Dollars information; Lutherans for Life.

LAST WEEK’S STATISTICS:   Worship Attendance – Sunday 62 + Jesus

God loves a cheerful giver.  2 Corinthians 9:7 

WORSHIP SERVICE NEXT WEEK:  Sunday: Sunday School 8:30AM, Morning Worship 9:30AM

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY – God’s Son frees you from sin and frees you to love.