Opening Hymn – 1st Service: Grades 4-8 – “Give Me Joy”
2nd Service: 394
Liturgy – Page 15 (front of hymnal)
Scripture Lessons: Ezekiel 37:1-6; Ephesians 2:1-10; John 5:24-29
The Apostles’ Creed – Page 19 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 384
SERMON – Ephesians 2:1-10 – DEAD OR ALIVE
Offertory – Offering
Prayers – Lord’s Prayer – Page 20 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 378
Closing Prayer & Benediction
Closing Hymn – 389
ALTAR FLOWERS are placed today by Ray & Bonnie Horstman in gratitude to God for their 50th wedding anniversary.
WITH THE LORD – Elmer Horstman passed away on Monday at the age of 96. Funeral services were held here at the church on Saturday. Flowers are placed in his memory.
BAPTISM – Kara Lillian Bright, daughter of Aaron & Alison Bright, is received into the kingdom of God’s grace by the washing of water and the Word in this morning’s second service.
REDWING REPORT – Extra copies of our monthly school newsletter are available in the narthex.
OTHER NEWS AND NOTES – A brief presentation to discuss our current school building and the possibilities for a new school will be given by leaders of our Ed. Comm. between services on the main floor on next Sunday, Oct. 6 at 9:15 a.m. A tour of our current building will be available on Sun. Oct. 13 after the 2nd service (11 – noon). The Council will recommend to the October Voters Meeting a change in the times of evening meetings, classes and services here at St. Paul’s – from the current 7:30 p.m. time slot to 7:00 p.m. If approved, this change in all evening meetings and worship services would take effect Jan. 1.