Acts 3:1-10 – GREAT EXPECTATIONS

Acts 3:1-10 – GREAT EXPECTATIONS

Opening Hymn – 270
Liturgy – Page 15 (front of hymnal)
Scripture Lessons: Isaiah 35:5-6; Acts 3:1-10; Matthew 11:1-6
Apostles’ Creed – Page 19 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 234
SERMON – Acts 3:1-10 – GREAT EXPECTATIONS
Offertory – Offering
Prayers – Lord’s Prayer – Page 20 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 238
Closing Prayer & Benediction
Closing Hymn – 334
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ALTAR FLOWERS are placed today in memory of Leonard Manke, Trevor Glen Manke & Glen Proeber, Sr. by Todd & Gwen Manke and Tyler, Grant & Grace. GIFTS in the amount of $125 to the General Fund and $125 to the New School Fund have also been received in their memory.

WELCOME! into our fellowship: Levi Kemp; Justin & Heidi Groth & children: Emily, Sarah, Andrea, Melanie

NOTES FROM THE VOTERS MEETING
The quarterly voters meeting was held this past Monday evening. Various printed reports are available in the narthex. The voters determined that any special thank-offerings received for the 125th anniversary of our congregation will be designated for the restoration of the south, outside stairs leading up to the church. Any remaining balance will be designated for the new school fund.

ADULT INSTRUCTION CLASS – We are looking to start a new class in the fall. This class is suited for anyone from 9th grade through the golden years. If you or someone you know is interested, please phone the pastor: 486-2754.

THE THEME FOR OUR 125TH ANNIVERSARY IS: “Jesus Christ is the same yesterday and today and forever” (Hebrews 13:8). The observance will be Sunday, September 28th at 8 & 10 a.m. Pastor Steven Olson will preach. Noon Potluck & Program follow at school gym. Various items from our congregation’s history will be on display.

WELCOME, NEW TEACHER!
Mr. Justin Groth (Grades 2-3 Teacher & Athletic Director) will be installed on Sunday, August 10th with a special welcome between services. A table for non-perishable food and household items, and a box for cards will be available at church on that day.

IMPORTANT UPCOMING DATES
Installation of Mr. Justin Groth August 10 8:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.
St. Paul’s School Registration August 17 9:15 – 11:15 a.m.
First Day of School at St. Paul’s August 21 8 am Service at 8:30 am
Sunday School Teachers Meet August 24 9:00 a.m. on Main Floor
Mid-Week Bible Hour Resumes Sept. 2 & 3 7:00 p.m. & 9:00 a.m.
Public School Confirmation Starts Sept. 3 3:30 p.m. Downstairs
Sunday School Resumes Sept. 7 9:10 – 9:50 a.m.
Sunday Bible Study Resumes Sept. 7 9:15 – 9:40 a.m.
St. Paul’s 125th Anniversary September 28 8:00 a.m. & 10:00 a.m.