Opening Hymn – 1st Service: 12
2nd Service: PreK-4: “Your Little Ones, Dear Lord, Are We”
Liturgy – Page 15 (front of hymnal)
Scripture Lessons: Isaiah 7:10-14; Galatians 4:4-7; Luke 1:39-56
The Apostles’ Creed – Page 19 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 274
SERMON – Luke 1:39-56 – “MY SOUL DOTH MAGNIFY THE LORD!”
Offertory – Offering
Prayers – Lord’s Prayer – Page 20 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 56
Closing Prayer & Benediction
Closing Hymn – 47
WITH THE LORD – Ora Stuebs, wife of the late Pastor Arden Stuebs who served as pastor of St. Paul’s, Bangor from 1946-1961, passed away last Sunday at 97. She was a member of St. Paul’s in Onalaska. Services were conducted here at St. Paul’s, Bangor by Pastors Baumann and Bader on Thursday. Burial was at Fairview Cemetery in Bangor. A poinsettia is placed.
IN GRATITUDE TO GOD for the 65th wedding anniversary of Elmer & Virginia Horstman, $50.00 has been donated to the electronic piano fund.
REMAINING 2012 OFFERING ENVELOPES are available in the narthex.
EDUCATION COMMITTEE & COUNCIL NOTES – Council & wives will fill Christmas bags on Dec. 21, 5:30 p.m. Annual Voters Meeting is Sunday, January 22, 1:00 p.m. Elections for church offices will be held. Nominations will be published in the bulletin on January 8 & 15. Installation of newly-elected and re-elected officers will take place on January 29 in the second service. Council will take down Christmas tree on Wed. Jan. 4, 6:00 p.m. Snow guard/shields above emergency exits on school addition will be installed by Jon Kloehn at cost (estimated $240). School apparel orders will arrive soon. Council received materials on Bible translations to study.
CHRISTMAS SEASON WORSHIP SCHEDULE
Saturday, December 24 5:30 & 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, December 25 8:00 & 10:00 a.m.
New Year’s Eve Communion Saturday , December 31 7:30 p.m.
New Year’s Day Communion Sunday, January 1 8:00 & 10:00 a.m.