Genesis 15 – WINDOW TO THE HEART OF GOD

Genesis 15 – WINDOW TO THE HEART OF GOD

Opening Hymn – 1st Service: 581
2nd Service: Grades 3-8: “As A Little Child”
Liturgy – Page 15 (front of hymnal – abbreviated)
Scripture Readings: Genesis 15; Psalm 105:8-11 
Galatians 3:1-9; John 8:31-36
[Old Testament Lesson from NIV ’84; Psalm, Epistle & Gospel from EHV]
The Nicene Creed – Pages 18-19 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 277
SERMON – Genesis 15 – WINDOW TO THE HEART OF GOD
Offertory – Offering – Prayers – Lord’s Prayer
THE LORD’S SUPPER – Page 23 (front of hymnal)
Distribution Hymn – 310
Closing Prayer & Benediction
Closing Hymn – 293
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WITH THE LORD – Maurice “Morrie” Sprehn passed away on Tuesday at the age of 100. Funeral services will be held here at the church tomorrow at 11:00 a.m.

IN MEMORY of Mr. & Mrs. Ervin Schroeder, $50.00 has been given to the St. Paul’s Luther High Tuition Assistance Fund.

AT THE DOOR – The fourth and final outreach DVD from NPH – depicting the mission work of St. Paul at Philippi entitled To The Ends Of The Earth. Each household will receive one at the door this morning to view and then to share with friends, neighbors or relatives. Thanks to the St. Paul’s Ladies Aid.

NEWS & NOTES
SIGN-UP SHEET in the entry for those willing to help with snow removal 
PROP REPAIR HELP NEEDED- It’s time again! We are looking for handy men and women to help with our prop repair for the Live Nativity! Come Monday and Wednesday nights 6:30-9pm to the Rotary Building(27 Market St. -entrance at center of the building. Go to back offices.) Thank you! Questions? Call George Italiano 608-317-0271. 
LUTHER HIGH INFO MEETING – for parents and students, past and potential – at Luther High’s Chapel/Auditorium from 5:00-6:00 PM on Wednesday, November 14.
REFORMATION RALLY at Luther High, Sunday, Nov. 4, 2:00 p.m.
INFO ON “MEN OF HIS WORD” Conference is still on entryway table.

EDUCATION COMMITTEE & CHURCH COUNCIL NOTES
Quarterly Voters Meeting is Sun. Oct. 21, 11:15 a.m. downstairs to accommodate Luther Fall Festival and Building Dedication at 2 p.m. that day. Scrip Order Forms to support our school are on the entryway table, New School Building Committee report was submitted by building chairman Dan Arndt. Committee meets again Oct. 29, 7 p.m. We welcome input and questions from all of our members. Feel free to contact Dan Arndt. Nominating Committee will meet Wed. Nov. 7 in Mr. Bakken’s room. Budget for 2019 will be submitted by the Council to the voters on Oct. 21.