Opening Anthem by 5th – 8th Grade Girls: “What Child Is This?”
Liturgy – Page 15 (abbreviated Communion Liturgy – front of hymnal)
Scripture Readings: Isaiah 60:1-3; 2 Peter 1:16-21; Mark 5:21-34
The Nicene Creed – Pages 18-19 (front of hymnal)
Hymn – 82
SERMON – Mark 5:21-34 – FAITH THAT FINDS THE EPIPHANY
Offertory – Offering
Prayers – Lord’s Prayer
THE LORD’S SUPPER – Page 23 (front of hymnal)
Distribution Hymn – 280
Closing Prayer – Benediction (Pages 24-25)
Closing Hymn – 85
WITH THE LORD Delores Allen passed away on Thursday at the age of 81. Visitation will be held here at the church today from 4-7. Service will be tomorrow (Monday) at 11:00 a.m.
EDUCATION COMMITTEE & CHURCH COUNCIL NOTES
We await a decision from Mrs. Kristine Schomberg on the Divine Call we extended to her to serve as our 4K Preschool Teacher. Annual Meeting of the voters is set for Sunday, January 20, 1:00 p.m. An updated memorial wish list was approved. Patricia Spoo has generously served as our bookkeeper, assisting our treasurers, for many years. She has informed the Council she will not be able to continue in this function following the annual meeting. The Council expresses its deep gratitude for her faithful service to St. Paul’s. Council is pursuing options for the new year.
IN THANKS TO GOD for Scott Herman’s birthday, $50.00 has been donated to our school’s technology fund from Scott, Jenny, Kaylee & Madisyn.
NEW FLOWER CHART for 2013 is now posted downstairs.
CHURCH FINANCE RECORDERS Please get your final reports in to Financial Secretary Jeff Parr promptly.
A NEW ADULT INSTRUCTION CLASS WILL START Monday, January 14, 7:30 p.m. downstairs. If you or someone you know is interested in reviewing the ABC’s of Bible teachings or in church membership, please call the pastor (486-2754).