Opening Anthem by Choir: “Easter Song”
Hymn – 157
Pastor: CHRIST IS RISEN! Congregation: HE IS RISEN INDEED!
Liturgy – Page 45 (front of hymnal)
Congregation Sings Psalm 73 (Page 94 – front of the hymnal)
Scripture Lessons: Job 19:23-27; Romans 6:1-5; Luke 24:1-12
Hymn – 160
SERMON – Luke 24:1-12 – LOOKING FOR JESUS
Congregation Sings “We Praise You, O God” (Pages 48-49)
“Lord, Have Mercy” – Prayers – Lord’s Prayer (Page 50)
Hymn – 166
Prayer For Grace & Benediction (Pages 50-51)
Closing Hymn – 152
to all the singers and musicians who aided us in our worship today
to those who beautified the church with Easter lilies & other flowers.
to those who so cheerfully contributed of themselves and their substance to prepare today’s Easter breakfast between services.
to all those who kept the church walks clear this past winter.
to the kind souls who provided and supervised our Lenten suppers
500 ANNIVERSARY OF THE LUTHERAN REFORMATION
Return to Grace: Luther’s Life and Legacy, a movie hosted by the La Crosse area WELS congregations will be shown at the Marcus theater on Ward Ave, La Crosse on Wednesday, June 14 at 6:30. Go to barremills.NewLutherMovie.com to purchase tickets. Tickets are $9.00. Come to learn, grow and celebrate the Lutheran Reformation with other Lutherans from our area. Please also tell people you know.
ALTAR FLOWERS are placed today in memory of Margaret Schlaeger by Bruce & Candace Warhanik.
IN MEMORY of LaVone Manke $1,500.00 has been given to the General Fund, $1,500.00 to the New School Fund. Direct offerings were also given of $500.00 to Luther High & $250.00 to our Ladies Aid.
EASTER LILIES ARE PLACED TODAY
In Memory of Mr. & Mrs. Alvin Anderson by the Lawrence Anderson family
In Memory of loved ones by Greg & Barb Loomis
In Memory of Sid Kopp & Helen Byzewski by Luella Kopp
And By The St. Paul’s Ladies Aid
IMPORTANT UPCOMING DATES
Midweek Bible Hour Resumes Tue. Apr. 18 7:00 p.m.
Midweek Bible Hour Resumes Wed.Apr. 19 9:00 a.m.
Quarterly Voters Meeting Sun. Apr. 23 1:00 p.m.
Joint Pastor Conf. in Mauston Apr. 25-26 (NO Midweek Bible Hour)
Education Comm. at School Wed. Apr. 26 6:00 p.m.
Music Clinic Concert at School Sun. Apr. 30 2:00 p.m.
Examination of Confirmands Sun. May 14 10:00 a.m.
Confirmation Pictures Sun. May 14 9 a.m. Sharp!
Confirmation Sun. May 21 10:00 a.m.
Ascension- Graduation Thu. May 25 7:00 p.m.
Pastor & Mrs. Hefti in California May 26-31 Guest Preacher
Pastor at District Conference June 5-6 (Mon. Worship Starts June 12)
We are grateful to the Holy Spirit that we can share this letter:
April 11, 2017
Rev. Roy Hefti
Members of St Paul’s Congregation
401 N. 16th Ave.
Bangor, WI 54614
Dear Pastor Hefti and members of St. Paul’s congregation:
After much prayerful consideration the Holy Spirit has led me to accept the call to teach grades 3 and 4 at St. Paul’s. I appreciate all the prayers you have said on my behalf during the deliberation time period. I am looking forward to meeting with all of you in the near future.