Opening Solo – “Were You There On That Christmas Night?”
Liturgy – Page 15 (front of hymnal)
Scripture Lessons: Isaiah 43:1-3; Galatians 4:4-7; Mark 4:35-41 (NKJV)
The Apostles’ Creed – Page 19 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 357 (Melody from The Lutheran Hymnal)
SERMON – Mark 4:35-41 – “WHILE THE NEARER WATERS ROLL”
Offertory – Offering
Prayers – Lord’s Prayer – Page 20 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 23
Closing Prayer & Benediction
Closing Hymn – 42
TEACHER CALL – Acting on behalf of St. Paul’s, our Church Council has extended a Divine Call to Mrs. Kristine Schomberg to serve as our part-time K4 Preschool teacher (Tuesdays & Thursdays) starting next school year. Please keep her in your prayers as she deliberates.
WEDDING – Tara Arndt & Dylan Blount exchanged marriage vows before the Lord’s altar yesterday.
HOSPITALIZED – at Mayo, La Crosse: Delores Allen
ALTAR FLOWERS are placed in memory of Willard Koltermann by the children.
IN THANKS TO GOD for the birthdays of Mr. Timothy Payne and Joshua Payne, $50.00 has been given to the General Fund by Jessica Payne.
IN MEMORY of Clarence “Andy” Anderson, a basket of Poinsettias has been placed by the family.
POINSETTIAS ARE ALSO PLACED
IN MEMORY of Margaret Schlaeger by Bruce & Candace Warhanik
IN MEMORY of Don & Shirley Klich by Greg & Barb Loomis
IN MEMORY of Mr. & Mrs. Alvin Anderson by the Lawrence Anderson family. AND BY THE ST. PAUL’S LADIES AID
2013 OFFERING ENVELOPES are still available in the narthex – main floor.
ADULT MEMBERSHIP CLASS If you or someone you know is interested in this course on the ABC’s of Bible teachings toward church membership, now is the time to call the pastor for more information (486-2754).
CHRISTMAS SEASON WORSHIP SCHEDULE
Christmas Eve Children’s Services: Monday, December 24 5:30 & 7:00 p.m.
Christmas Day Worship: Tuesday, December 25 9:00 a.m.
Regular Sunday Worship: Sunday, December 30 8:00 & 10:00 a.m.
New Year’s Eve Communion: Monday , December 31 7:30 p.m.
CLASS OR NO CLASS?
No Sunday School December 30. Resumes Jan. 6
No Sunday Bible Study Dec. 23 & Dec. 30. Resumes Jan. 6
No Midweek Bible Hour Dec. 25-26 & Jan. 1-2 Resumes Jan. 8-9
No Public School Confirmation Dec. 26 or Jan. 2. Resumes Jan. 9
ST. PAUL’S SCHOOL no school Dec 24 – Jan 2 Resumes Jan 3