Mark 12:18-27 – HERE AND HEREAFTER

Mark 12:18-27 – HERE AND HEREAFTER

Opening Hymn – 223
Liturgy – Page 15 (front of hymnal)
Scripture Lessons: Exodus 3:1-6; 1 Corinthians 15:12-22; Mark 12:18-27
The Apostles’ Creed – Page 19 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 167
Offertory – Offering
Prayers – Lord’s Prayer – Page 20 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 466
Closing Prayer & Benediction
Closing Hymn – 449

WITH THE LORD – Joyce Hatz passed away on Tuesday at the age of 87. Funeral services were here at the church on Saturday. Flowers are placed in her memory.

ALTAR FLOWERS are placed in memory of Trevor Glen Manke, Glen Proeber and Leonard Manke by their family.

BAPTISM AFFIRMATION – 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 June 27, 2013 at Mayo, La Crosse. His baptism is affirmed in today’s 2nd service.

BAPTISM – Hayden Benjamin Horstman, son of Benjamin & Angela Horstman, is received into the kingdom of God’s grace by the washing of water and the Word in the Monday evening service.

IN GRATITUDE TO GOD for the 7th anniversary of Bill & Norma Roubik, $50.00 has been received toward the new school fund.

IN GRATITUDE TO GOD for the 96th birthday of Elmer Horstman, $50.00 has been received toward the new school fund.

WELCOME, NEW TEACHERS! Mrs. Beth Schmeling (Pre-K Teacher) and Mr. Justin Wiechmann (Grades 2-3 Teacher & Athletic Director) will be installed on Sunday, August 11th with a special welcome between services. Tables for non-perishable food and household items, and boxes for cards will be available at church on the weekends of July 28, August 4 & 11. We welcome these teachers as gracious gifts from the Lord of the Church.

AT THE DOOR – New issue of Meditations; Various reports from the July 22nd voters meeting.

Various reports are in the narthex. Financial report was presented as prepared by Hayden CPA. Installation of Mrs. Beth Schmeling as PreK teacher and Mr. Justin Wiechmann as grades 2-3 teacher & athletic director will take place at the start of each service on Sunday, August 11. The fellowship hour that Sunday will serve as a special welcome to them. A float for St. Paul’s Lutheran School is being built by volunteers for the Bangor Fun Daze parade (also August 11). Clean up / Fix up Night at the school is Wed. August 14, starting at 6:00 p.m. School Registration is Sunday August 18, 9:15 – 11:15 a.m. at St. Paul’s School. PreK Welcome & Registration is Tuesday, August 20, 3 – 7. First Day of School is Thursday, August 22. Parents will provide transportation for the first six days of school. Busing will begin Sept. 3. A brief discussion was held regarding the condition of the current school building and the possibility of building a new school.