Mark 4:1-20 – “LIKE SEED INTO THE GROUND”

Mark 4:1-20 – “LIKE SEED INTO THE GROUND”

Opening Hymn – 1st Service: 2
2nd Service: PreK-K: “Tell It! Tell The Good News!”
Liturgy – Page 15 (front of hymnal – abbreviated Communion liturgy)
Scripture Lessons: Ezekiel 33:30-33; 1 Peter 1:22-25; Mark 4:1-20 (NKJV)
The Nicene Creed – Pages 18-19 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 324
SERMON – Mark 4:1-20 – “LIKE SEED INTO THE GROUND”
Offertory – Offering – Prayers – Lord’s Prayer – Page 20 (front of hymnal)
THE LORD’S SUPPER – Page 23 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 541
Closing Prayer – Benediction (Pages 24-25)
Closing Hymn – 1
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HOSPITALIZED at Mayo, La Crosse: Shirley Horstman

ALTAR FLOWERS are placed in memory of Virginia Horstman by loved ones.

IN GRATITUDE TO GOD for their 40th wedding anniversary, Randy & Susan Miller have donated $300.00 to the General Fund.

IN GRATITUDE TO GOD for the 88th Birthday of Katherine Meier, $50 has been donated to the Luther High Tuition Assistance

IN MEMORY of Lucy Rhodes, $535.00 has been given to the Home Fund and Larry & Bernadine Wehrs have also donated $100.00 to the Ladies Aid.

THE ST. PAUL’S VOTERS ASSEMBLY (Male communicant members 18 & over) will meet tomorrow at 7:30 p.m. downstairs at church. The Education Committee and the Church Council will ask the voters to approve their joint recommendation that the teaching position being vacated by Mrs. Larson’s retirement be filled by calling a part-time preschool teacher (Tuesdays & Thursdays only) and the other teachers fill the following positions: Mrs. Manke – Grades K – 1. Miss Bauer – Grades 2, 3, 4. Mr. Nielsen: Grades 5-6. Principal Payne: Grades 7-8. Anyone is free to contact any member of the Education Committee & Church Council in advance to express their thoughts or to speak in advance to any voting member who plans on attending.

THE REDWING REPORT (School Newsletter) – extra copies are in the narthex.

2013 OFFERING ENVELOPES are still available in the basement.

CHRISTMAS DIORAMA sign-up sheets are in the entry of the church. St. Paul’s weekend is Dec. 8 & 9.