Opening Hymn – 1st Service: 2
2nd Service: Grades 6-8 – “Born For Us That Christmas Night”
Liturgy – Page 15 (front of hymnal)
Scripture Readings: Isaiah 7:11-14; Galatians 4:4-7; Luke 14:15-24
The Apostles’ Creed – Page 19 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 339
SERMON – Luke 14:15-24 – THE R.S.V.P. OF FAITH
Offertory – Offering – Prayers – Lord’s Prayer
Hymn – 23
Closing Prayer & Benediction
Closing Hymn –12
CALL RETURNED – Mr. Justin Groth has returned (declined) the Call to Salem Lutheran in Milwaukee. May God bless his continued labors at our school.
POINSETTIAS ARE PLACED by St. Paul’s Ladies Aid and by Greg & Barb Loomis in memory of Don & Shirley Klich
IN MEMORY of Charles Arndt, $500.00 has been given to the New School Fund by Eileen Arndt and family.
IN MEMORY of Germaine Erickson, $240 has been given to the General Fund.
IN MEMORY Shirley Harbach, an additional $10.00 has been given to the St. Paul’s Luther High Tuition Support Fund.
LOST & FOUND ITEMS on table downstairs today. If not claimed, items will be given away.
RISE UP & BUILD Building Committee is looking for volunteers to assist with the installation of cabinets and doors in the new building addition beginning Saturday, Dec. 17 at 9:00 am (lunch will be provided) and then continuing the following Monday through Thursday evenings beginning at 5:00 pm. Work will continue the week between Christmas and New Year’s during the evening as our schedules allow.
EDUCATION COMMITTEE & CHURCH COUNCIL NOTES
Mr. Groth met with Ed. Comm. & Council to share information about his Call to Salem Lutheran in Milwaukee. Brad Gollnik reported that he and custodian Peggy Meyer completed asbestos training and certification for St. Paul’s. Acquisition of property adjacent to our school is progressing with a property survey being arranged. Shortfall in offerings for this year was noted along with the Council’s continuing prayers that our members will rejoice in the gift of our Savior’s gospel and worship Him by regular attendance and by regular, cheerful and proportionate giving.