Week of January 9th thru 15th

05 Jan

CHURCH OFFICE – If you need to meet, speak, or make an appointment with the Church Secretary the office is open on Monday and Wednesday.  If you need to meet or speak to Pastor Kuhlman you can always reach him on his cell and at his home.  Please note that the church will be locked at all times unless two people are present.

FLOWERS – The flowers on the altar today are given to the glory of God by Dennis Householder

MEETINGS AND EVENTS THIS WEEK: Tuesday – Bridge Builders 6:30PM

CONGREGATIONAL ASSEMBLY will be today Sunday, January 9th following morning worship to review the year end.


Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ,

Thank you for your kind and generous Christmas gift.  In our prayers we thank God for you and your spirt of generosity.  We look forward to the New Year and pray for every blessing in Christ for you.                    The Kuhlman’s

BRIDGE BUILDERS Winter Session will be January 11-March 15th.  Fun, Friendships and Faith for Kids in 2022! All elementary kids invited!  Every Tuesday from 6:30PM – 8:00PM.  Games, music, and more!  Learn to build bridges by loving God and loving others.

2022 IMMANUEL VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL will June 20 – 24, 2022.  Stories, Music, Crafts, Snacks, Games and More!!  Put it on your calendar for 2022.

THE 2022 ALTAR FLOWER CHART IS UP!!   The cost for 2022 is $30 for the 2 vases.  We are in need of flowers for March 13th, May 8th, July 31st, August 7th, September 4th, 25th, October 2nd, 30th, November 13th, 27th and December 18th. 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.  The Chart is hanging on the wall in the main entrance at the back of the church by the stairway.

AVILLA FOOD PANTRY – Please do not 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;

PRAYER LISTPrayer for the sick & recovering: Dan Phares, Tiffany Lawson, Myrtle Bohnenberger, Carole Bishop, Cheryl Chester, Dawn Reichhart, Owen VanGessel, Elizabeth Pfafman, young relative of a church member who is suffering mentally and parents who need wisdom and comfort.

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 2022 Portals of Prayer; Lutheran Witness; Cross Connection; Thrivent Dollars information; Lutherans for Life.

LAST WEEK’S STATISTICS: Worship Attendance –Sunday – 43 + Jesus,

God loves a cheerful giver.  2 Corinthians 9:7 

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

THOUGHT FOR THE DAY – The certainty of our faith lies in the dependability of God.