Opening Anthem – Adoration Choir: “Shine, Advent Candle, Shine”
Liturgy – Page 15 (abbreviated Communion liturgy – front of hymnal)
Scripture Lessons: Amos 9:11-12; Acts 15:1-35; John 1:1-14
The Nicene Creed – Pages 18-19 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 384
SERMON – Acts 15:1-35 – “CONTEND FOR THE FAITH!”
Offertory – Offering
Prayers – Lord’s Prayer – Page 20 (front of hymnal)
THE LORD’S SUPPER – Page 23 (front of hymnal)
Distribution Hymn – 390
Closing Prayer & Benediction (Page 25)
Closing Hymn – 389
ALTAR FLOWERS are placed in memory of Elmer & Virginia Horstman by loved ones.
COUNCIL WILL FILL CHRISTMAS BAGS Sun. Dec. 21st after 2nd service.
EXTRA COPIES of The Redwing Report are on the table in the entryway.
EDUCATION COMMITTEE & CHURCH COUNCIL NOTES
Our Athletic Director, Mr. Groth, presented a sports schedule change being proposed by LALSAC for next school year. Input from parents will be obtained before the Ed. Committee expresses its view to LALSAC. A tour of some newer WELS schools will be undertaken by Mr. Payne and Ed. Comm. Chairman Mike Langrehr to gain information and insight for the ongoing new school discussion. Annual Voters Meeting is Sunday, January 18, 1:00 pm.
OFFERING ENVELOPES for the year 2015 are available in the church basement. If you have not yet picked up yours, please do so promptly.