Mark 11:27-33 – CHRIST’S CHALLENGE: “FROM HEAVEN OR FROM MEN? ANSWER ME!”

Mark 11:27-33 – CHRIST’S CHALLENGE: “FROM HEAVEN OR FROM MEN? ANSWER ME!”

Opening Hymn – 239
Liturgy – Page 15 (front of hymnal)
Scripture Lessons: Jeremiah 6:13-17; 2 Timothy 4:1-5; Mark 11:27-33
The Apostles’ Creed – Page 19 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 85
SERMON – Mark 11:27-33 – CHRIST’S CHALLENGE: “FROM HEAVEN OR FROM MEN? ANSWER ME!”
Offertory – Offering
Prayers – Lord’s Prayer – Page 20 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 279
Closing Prayer & Benediction
Closing Hymn – 619
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WITH THE LORD – Leslie Swiggum passed away on Wednesday at the age of 68. Funeral Services were here at the church on Saturday. Flowers are placed in his memory.

BAPTISM – Silas Benjamin Bakken, son of Benjamin & Brooke Bakken, was received into the kingdom of God’s grace by the washing of water and the Word on Thursday evening (June 27). A public affirmation of the baptism will be Sun. July 28, Second Service.

CHURCH WEBSITE Check out our updated website: stpaulsbangor.com

NOW AT MULDER’S, WEST SALEM – Maynard Tauscher & Min Weinke

NEW USHER SCHEUDLES are available in the narthex this morning.

EDUCATION COMMITTEE & CHURCH COUNCIL – PLEASE NOTE: Joint Meeting is this Mon., June 30th here at church after the worship service.

PASTOR HEFTI will leave Tuesday morning for California. Pastor Paul Stuebs will conduct services here July 7-8. In case of pastoral emergency, please contact Pastor Riediger of Christ Lutheran, West Salem (Home: 786-4750; Office: 786-1250 Extension 113). For further assistance, call President Gary Horstman (608) 769-7687, or Principal Tim Payne (461-0030),or Mrs. Hefti’s cell phone: (608) 792-8356.

OTHER NOTES – Quarterly Voters Meeting will be Monday, July 22, 8:30 p.m. downstairs. Installation of Mrs. Beth Schmeling and Mr. Justin Wiechmann will take place on Sunday, August 11 with a welcome downstairs between services. The 125th Anniversary of our congregation will be observed in connection with NEXT year’s Harvest-Mission Festival – on Sun., Sept. 28, 2014.

A NEW ADULT INSTRUCTION CLASS toward church membership is planned for after Labor Day. If you or someone you know is interested, call the pastor (486-2754).

HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS interested in getting regular info from Martin Luther College, New Ulm, MN can go to mlc-wels.edu and click on “Admissions,” then “Resources,” and then “HS Student Info Form.”