Opening Hymn – 582
Liturgy – Page 26 (“Service of Word & Sacrament” – front of hymnal)
Scripture Lessons: 1 Kings 11; 1 Timothy 6:6-10; Matthew 19:16-26
(Note “Alleluia” response following Epistle & the response after the Gospel – page 30)
Hymn – 431
SERMON – 1 Kings 11 – GOOD GIFTS GONE BAD
Nicene Creed (Page 31)
Prayers – Lord’s Prayer
THE SACRAMENT OF HOLY COMMUNION – Page 33 (front of hymnal)
Distribution Hymn – 311
“Thank The Lord” – Page 36 (front of hymnal)
Closing Prayer – Benediction (Pages 36-37)
Closing Hymn – 463
ALTAR FLOWERS are placed today in memory of Wilhelmina “Min” Weinke by daughter Jane Alberts.
IN MEMORY of Esther Meinking Folkerts $100.00 has been given to the new school fund by the children of Jack and Elvira (Meinking) Horstman
EDUCATION COMMITTEE & CHURCH COUNCIL NOTES
St. Paul’s School Enrollment at the start of the new school year stands at 54 (44 in K-8 and 10 in PreK). Thanks was expressed by Principal Bakken for great turnout on school clean-up night on Aug. 12 and to all who have helped with the start of the new school year. The New School Fund currently stands at $62,229.13. Budget Committee meets Wed. Sept. 9, 6:00 p.m. at school. Pastor Jon Bilitz from Luther High will preach for our Harvest-Mission Festival on September 27. Quarterly Voters Meeting is Sunday, October 18, 1:00 p.m. downstairs.
ON THE TABLE IN THE ENTRY
Information on the Luther High Building Project (“Rise Up And Build”)
Information & Registration Packets For OWLS National Convention
A NEW ADULT INSTRUCTION CLASS STARTS SEPTEMBER 14
A new adult instruction class toward church membership will start up on Monday, September 14, 7:00 p.m. downstairs here at church. If you or anyone you know is interested in a course on basic Bible teachings toward church membership or simply for review, please contact pastor (486-2754).
CAMPUS MINISTRY – LA CROSSE AREA COLLEGE STUDENTS!
Join us for our back to school campfire on Wednesday 9/9! Meet new friends & catch up with old ones! Get to know our new Campus Pastor, Ben Schmudlach! We will have a devotion, s’mores & music. Meet at the Campus House at 8:30 p.m. If you need directions or want a buddy to walk over with, just pop onto our Facebook page (search WELS Campus Ministry of La Crosse: In Christ Alone). We will have Bible Study every Wednesday night at 8:30 throughout the school year. Hope you can come! Our address: 1530 Main St. La Crosse, WI. Pastor Bilitz phone # (608) 519-0041 (h) or (608) 385-5258 (c).