James 1:19-27 – FAITH GETS PRACTICAL

James 1:19-27 – FAITH GETS PRACTICAL

Opening Hymn – 1st Service: 462
2nd Service: Grades 3-5 – God’s Own Child, I Gladly Say It”
Liturgy – Page 15 (front of hymnal)
Scripture Reading: Micah 6:6-8; Psalm 37:25-26; James 1:19-27;
Matthew 13:18-23
[Old Testament Lesson from NIV ’84; Psalm, Epistle & Gospel from EHV]
The Apostles’ Creed – Page 19 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 492
SERMON – James 1:19-27 – FAITH GETS PRACTICAL
Offertory – Offering – Prayers – Lord’s Prayer
Hymn – 452
Closing Prayer & Benediction
Closing Hymn – 323
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EDUCATION COMMITTEE & CHURCH COUNCIL NOTES
Open informational forum on 2018 budget is this Sunday on main floor at 9:10 a.m. Quarterly Voters Meeting is Sunday, October 22, 1:00 p.m. downstairs. Voters will set the 2018 budget.

ATTENTION SEASONED MEMBERS (aka our Senior Citizens)
Dear Friend and Faithful Supporter of St. Paul’s Ev. Lutheran School,
You are cordially invited to be a guest at our Grandparents’ Day at St. Paul’s. This special day isTuesday, October 24. Our program will begin at 10:00 a.m. It will conclude with a light luncheon. The students have a fun variety of entertainment prepared for you. Please give Mrs. Hefti a call by October 19 to let us know to set a place for you, school – 486-2641 or email her at secretary@stpaulsbangor.com

REFORMATION 500 SERVICE IN MADISON
Alliant Energy Center (Dane County Coliseum) Sun. Oct. 29, 4:00 p.m.
(Special Hymn Sing at 6:00 p.m. Featuring Koine)
Buses are available for the “once-in-a-lifetime” event celebrating the 500th anniversary of the Lutheran Reformation in Madison, WI. $20/person (Please make your check out to St. John’s Lutheran Church) To reserve your spot on the bus, please sign up in the entry or contact Mrs. Hefti at school, 486-2641 or email secretary@stpaulsbangor.com Departure times and place for pick up/drop off to be finalized.

SIGN-UP SHEET in the entry for those willing to help with snow removal this winter.
INFORMATION & REGISTRATION for “Men of His Word” in Rochester on entry table

BUDGET INFORMATIONAL MEETING – An informational meeting on options for the 2018 congregational budget as it also impacts St. Paul’s School staffing and our annual commitments to WELS Missions and Luther High School will be held on the main floor between services TODAY, at 9:10 a.m. Everyone is invited. Opportunities for questions and answers.