Opening Anthem by Adoration Choir: “Teach Me, O Lord”
Liturgy – Page 15 (Communion liturgy – abbreviated)
Scripture Readings: Ecclesiastes 11:1-4; 2 Corinthians 9:6-7; Luke 19:11-27
Nicene Creed – Pages 18-19 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 486
SERMON – Luke 19:11-27 – THE INVESTMENTS OF GOD
Offertory – Offering – Prayers – Lord’s Prayer
THE LORD’S SUPPER – Page 23 (front of hymnal)
Distribution Hymn – 487
Closing Prayer – Benediction (Pages 24-25)
Closing Hymn – 469
ALTAR FLOWERS are placed by Jim & Vicki Whalen for their anniversary.
THANKS to all those who helped out with the spring cleaning of church!
THANKS to our faithful Sunday School Staff: Mrs. Angela Bunker, Mr. Michael Horstman, Mr. & Mrs. Michael Johnson, Miss Michaela Johnson.
IN MEMORY of Gary Schroeder, $100.00 has been given to Luther High Tuition Assistance by the family.
COUNCIL NOTES – Inspection of church property was conducted. Annual allocation of tuition assistance to St. Paul’s students attending Luther High for the 2017-2018 school year was set at $500.00 each. Tuition assistance for each of our members attending MLC next year was set at $250.00 each and a new line item in the budget was established to receive donations toward future support of members who are pursuing worker training.
POSTED IN THE ENTRY
Info on Reformation Service at St. John’s, Ridgeville, June 4 at 3:00 p.m. Info on Pastor Schultz’s 25th in the Ministry; Info on jobs at the “Barre Patch”
ON THE ENTRY LEVEL TABLE
Extra copies of Rise Up & Build Info, Church Picnic Sign-Up Sheet; Forms for Thrivent Members who can choose to designate “choice dollars” to church, school or charity of choice. For more information, contact President Bradley Gollnik.
THE CONGREGATIONAL PICNIC is Friday, May 26 at noon in the Village Park. $3 per hot dog or brat. Please bring a dish to pass. So that we may have an accurate count for the brats and hot dogs, please sign up in the entry, call Sara Stratman (486-4735) OR call the Village Inn (486-2741) by Sunday, May 21.