2 Corinthians 5:1-10 – “AND NIGHTLY PITCH MY MOVING TENT…”

2 Corinthians 5:1-10 – “AND NIGHTLY PITCH MY MOVING TENT…”

Opening Hymn – 270
Liturgy – Page 15 (front of hymnal)
Scripture Lessons: Isaiah 25:6-9; 2 Corinthians 5:1-10; Matthew 25:31-46
The Apostle’s Creed – Page 19 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 213
SERMON – 2 Corinthians 5:1-10 –
Offertory – Offering – Prayers – Lord’s Prayer – Page 20 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 214
Closing Prayer & Benediction (Page 25)
Closing Hymn – 466

Estimates and proposals for new copying machine at school will be brought to the May Council meeting. Children’s Easter celebration is this coming Saturday, 10 a.m. – Noon. A sports participation policy was adopted for the school handbook emphasizing that student-athletes at our school are first and foremost students, and secondly athletes, and that eligibility for sports participation will be tied to students working to their God-given potential and completing assignments. 2011-2012 school calendar is under review by the Education Committee and will be brought to the Council in May for final approval. Next Education Committee meeting will be April 27 at 6:30 p.m. to inspect school property. The Council accepted with thanks the proposal of the Ladies Aid to fund the renovating of the downstairs women’s washroom. Speakers are now on order and will be installed under the balcony in the near future. The WELS Connection video will be shown on the second Sunday of each month at the beginning of the fellowship hour downstairs. The approximately 5 minute video highlights various areas of the synod’s work. Stewardship-Evangelism Committee has been at work on visiting members we have not seen in some time. Allocation of our St. Paul’s Luther High Tuition Assistance will be determined at the May Council meeting. Our webmaster, James Lockman, presented encouraging information regarding our congregation’s website (well over 600 different visitors to the site per month). Quarterly voters meeting is Monday, April 18, 7:30 p.m. downstairs at church. Pastor is serving as a delegate to the synod convention this summer (July 25-29). Next Church Council meeting is Wed., May 4, 7:00 p.m. at church for the annual inspection of church property. Any concerns regarding church property can be brought to the attention of our congregation president, Mr. Gary Horstman. His new phone number is (608) 769- 7687.

LUTHER NOTES – Please remember in yours prayers Pastor Bilitz as he considers a Call to St. Peter’s, Appleton and Mr. Dan Larson as he considers the Call Luther High has extended to him to serve as grade-school band director and Cantate Choir director.

HOSPITALIZED – at Methodist, Rochester: Delores Allen

QUARTERLY VOTERS MEETING is Monday, April 18, 7:30 p.m. downstairs at church.

IN MEMORY of Anita Doering, $400.00 has been given toward electronic pianos for church and $100.00 to Ladies Aid.

IN MEMORY of Arnold & Angelica Meier and Edith Koch, $150.00 has been given to St. Paul’s Luther High Tuition Assistance Fund by Katherine Meier.

IN MEMORY of Edith Koch, $50.00 has been given to St. Paul’s Luther High Tuition Assistance Fund.

IN GRATITUDE TO GOD for her 80th birthday, Ruth Amborn has given $80.00 toward choir music.

FOUND – outside the entry on Wed. evening – cell phone with no battery. You may contact pastor.

CONFIRMATION DATES – Pictures – May 8, 9:00 a.m. sharp! Examination- May 8, 10 a.m. Confirmation – May 15, 10 a.m.