our weekly Announcements - St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church

THIS WEEK’S
CALENDAR
SUNDAY, JANUARY 11
ANNOUNCEMENTS
JANUARY 10 & 11, 2015
Our Mission: To know and proclaim
Jesus Christ and as disciples reach out in love.
DATES TO
REMEMBER
Sunday, Jan. 18
Blood Pressure Clinic
Saturday, Jan. 24
Altar Guild Meeting
Sunday, Feb. 15
Blood Pressure Clinic
Taste of St. John
Wednesday, Feb. 18
Ash Wednesday
Saturday, Feb. 21
Blood Drive
WELCOME!
Holy Communion: Is celebrated every weekend at
all services. All who believe in Jesus Christ as their
Lord and Savior are invited to be His guest.
ADULT EDUCATION
Christian Life And Service Seminars
SPONSORSHIPS
You may sponsor altar
flowers at a cost of $30;
the bulletins at a cost of
$25; the radio broadcast of
our 8 am service at increments of $35, $65 or $110;
or the television broadcast
of the service at a cost of
$40.
END OF YEAR
UPDATE
Offering reports will be
mailed in January for your
tax records.
CLASS will be held Sunday mornings between services. The course will meet in the Koinonia Room.
Jan. 11, 18 & 25 Introduction to the Gospels
Feb. 1, 8 & 15 Technology and Faith
Narrative Lectionary Study (NLS)
Thursdays 10:00 AM in Memorial Hall with Beth
All are Welcome!
POINSETTIAS
can be picked up after the 10:30 AM service
Sunday, January 11. They are offered on a first
come first serve basis.
8:00 AM Worship Install Council
9:00 AM Coffee Fellowship
9:15 AM Education Hour
10:30 AM Family Worship
MONDAY, JANUARY 12
9:00 AM Card Ministry
TUESDAY, JANUARY 13
9:00 AM AA
10:30 AM Staff Meeting
5:30 PM Yoga
5:30 PM Ed Board
6:00 PM Church In Society
7:00 PM Council
WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 14
VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION
BREAKFAST
Sunday, February 1, 9:00 AM
Everyone is invited to breakfast served
by your Church staff as a thank you for
all of your volunteer efforts.
TASTE of
ST. JOHN
3:30 PM Kingdom Crew
5:15 PM LIFE Supper
6:00 PM LIFE
6:30 PM Bell Choir
7:00 PM YG
7:30 PM Choir
THURSDAY, JANUARY 15
Staff Development - Office Closed
9:00 AM AA
1:00 PM Sarah Circle
5:30 PM Yoga
7:00 PM AA
7:00 PM Pub Theology
FRIDAY, JANUARY 16
9:00 AM Quilting
SATURDAY, JANUARY 17
5:15 PM Worship
SUNDAY, JANUARY 18
8:00 AM
9:00 AM
9:15 AM
9:15 AM
10:30 AM
1:00 PM
Worship
Coffee Fellowship
Education Hour
Blood Pressure Clinic
Family Worship
9th Grade Confirmand/
Mentor Retreat
Sunday, February 15, 11:30 AM
Time to start thinking what you are
going to make and serve for the Taste
of St. John. Bring your cooking skills
and your taste buds!
CONNECT WITH US ON . . .
[email protected]
Facebook www.facebook.com/sjlcr
Web Page www.sjrdb.com
PRAYER CHAIN
To start our prayer chains please note
your prayer on your attendance registration form, or contact Rosemary
LaRowe at 524-2677, Yvonne Brekke
at 524-3813, the church office at 2549763, or email [email protected] If
you wish to become part of our prayer
chain, contact the office.
IN KEEPING WITH GOD’S
Walking together through
grief and loss.
This FREE grief support program allows you to identify the seasons of
your grief and assists you in your
grief walk. This 5 session videobased program will meet at RAMC.
Session dates are
January 15, 22,29,
and February 5
6:30—8:00 PM
All sessions are in Reedsburg Area
Medical center’s Conference Rm
Please contact Tammy Koenecke,
RN, BSN, MASL, Spiritual Care Coordinator for more information or to
sign up for the class/pre-registration
is not required).
768-6249
commandment to pray for others, we
ask you to include the following in
your prayers. They are prayed for in
the month in which they celebrate
their birthday: Betty Statz, Samantha
Strutz, Brian McGee, Jaime Ryczek,
Carrie Schwerman, Shirley West,
Shawn Foss, Ryan Rott, Rod Flink,
Lynn Eberl, Marjorie Driefke, Sherry
Bernien, and the mission and ministry
of Sugar Creek Lutheran Church,
Elkhorn.
OFFERINGS TO SUPPORT OUR
MISSION AND MINISTRY
AND WEEKLY ATTENDANCE
Watch for 2015 numbers next week.
Last weekend’s attendance: 209
Readings This Week
JESUS’ BAPTISM
Matthew 3:1-17
Monday - Psalm 2:7-8
Psalm
For every exercise hour or every
Tuesday - Judges 13:1-7
pound of weight loss, St. John LutherThe Birth of Samson
an Church will get 10 pounds of food,
Wednesday - Isaiah 11:1-9
courtesy of the Princeton Club and
God’s Peaceful Kingdom
our hunger-relief partner Second Harvest Food bank of Southern Wiscon- Thursday - Zechariah 3:1-10
sin.
Joshua and Satan
Go to www.princetonclub.net/mpc.
Friday - Numbers 31:21-24
Sign up to record either the amount
Cleaning by Fire
you exercise or the amount of your
Saturday - Isaiah 40:1-11
weight loss. You will also find plenty
A Voice in the Wilderness
of information on how to participate
Next Sunday - Matthew 4:1-17
in the Challenge and support our
Tempted in the Wilderness
Christ’s Cupboard.
Individuals, groups/organizations and
schools are welcome. There’s no cost
to participate or obligation to join a
health club. You can work out at
home!
YIELDING TO JESUS MAKES
COFFEE FELLOWSHIP HOSTS
PLEASE SIGN UP
HIM THE MASTER OF YOUR
Jan. 11
Jan. 18
Jan. 25
Feb. 1
either he will hate the one and love
Please Volunteer for treats
Tracy Schmus
Please Volunteer for treats
Volunteer Appreciation
Breakfast
POSSESSIONS.
“No one can serve two masters, for
the other, or he will be devoted to the
one and despise the other. You cannot
serve God and money” (Matthew
6:24).