Week of February 16th thru 22nd

12 Feb

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 Steve and Rose Kienzler in memory of our parents.

MEETINGS AND EVENTS:  Monday – Bridge Builders 6:30PM, Wednesday – Bible Study 10AM,

BIBLE STUDY – Midweek Bible Study will meet on Wednesdays at 10:00 a.m.  We will be studying the Passion of Jesus.  This Wednesday, February 19 – The Savior’s Prayer – Unity – John 17

TIME AND TALENT is in your mailbox!  Please pick yours up today and we will collect them today following the offering during the morning service.

ASH WEDNESDAY SERVICE is next Wednesday, February 26th at 7PM.

PANCAKE AND SAUSAGE SUPPER will be next Wednesday, February 26th starting at 6PM in the fellowship hall.

MARCH NEWSLETTER is in your mailboxes. Please save a stamp and pick yours up today.

SIGN UP SHEETS for Lenten Suppers and Easter Breakfast are on the table in the east entrance.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – 2020 April – June small Portals of Prayer are in the information rack in the east entrance and on the table in the back of the church. Watch for the large print April – June soon.  January thru March are still available on the ledge of the mailboxes in the east entrance.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS!! Vacation Bible School Rainforest Explorers (Jesus Leads the Way) will be June 15th – 19th.  Watch the bulletin for more information.

2020 ALTAR FLOWERS CHART is full!! Thank you to everyone who signed up! 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 – We began 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, Paul DeLong, Randy Hovarter, Carole Bishop, Donna Kurtz, Vivian Householder, Carolyn Scammahorn, Art Grawcock,

Fred Norden

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 MarchNewsletters; Visitors Packet; January – March 2020 Portals of Prayer; Lutheran Witness; Cross Connection; Thrivent Dollars information; Lutherans for Life.


Worship Attendance – Sunday 53 + Jesus. God loves a cheerful giver.  2 Corinthians 9:7 

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

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY – God is glorified when Christians live together in peace.