Opening Anthem by Choir: “I Am Content! My Jesus Liveth Still”
Hymn – 157
Pastor: CHRIST IS RISEN! Congregation: HE IS RISEN INDEED!
Liturgy – Page 45 (front of hymnal)
Congregation Sings Psalm 73 (Page 94 – front of the hymnal)
Scripture Lessons: Zechariah 14:6-9; Romans 6:1-5; Luke 24:1-8
Choir: “Run, O Run To Jerusalem”
Hymn – 143
SERMON – Zechariah 14:6-9 – THE CURSE REVERSED!
Congregation Sings “We Praise You, O God” (Pages 48-49)
“Lord, Have Mercy” – Prayers – Lord’s Prayer (Page 50)
Hymn – 160
Prayer For Grace & Benediction (Pages 50-51)
Closing Hymn – 152
THANK YOU! to all the singers and musicians who aided us in worship today and to all those who helped beautify the church with Easter lilies & flowers. Thanks also to those who so cheerfully contributed of themselves and their substance to prepare today’s Easter breakfast between services.
THE NEW WHITE ALTAR CLOTHS, material purchased with memorial money, are the handiwork or Marian Olson.
SOMETHING SPECIAL NEXT SUNDAY Next Sunday, Sonshine Singers and Praise Chorus will present a “mini” sacred concert of the selections they sang at St. Paul’s School for a recent choral clinic – in the Bible Study time slot: 9:15 – 9:40 a.m. main floor. (Adult & Teen Bible Study on Main Floor will resume after Labor Day).
CONFIRMATION DATES – Pictures – May 8, 9:00 a.m. sharp! Examination- May 8, 10 a.m. Confirmation – May 15, 10 a.m.
ALTAR FLOWERS are placed in memory of Natalie Lochen by John (“Andy”) & Janel Lochen and Aryn & Ryan.
IN MEMORY of Mr. & Mrs. Alvin Anderson, an Easter lily is placed by the Lawrence Anderson family.
IN MEMORY of their parents, Greg & Barb Loomis have placed three Easter lilies.
HOSPITALIZED: At Franciscan-Skemp, Sparta for physical rehab: George Kapanke At Gundersen Lutheran: Les Swiggum
NOTES FROM THE QUARTERLY VOTERS MEETING Extra copies of various reports available at the door. Balance in New School Fund stands at $1,433.15. Maintenance items at church & parsonage will be addressed this summer. Children’s Easter Celebration attendance was 40, not including older children and adults who served as helpers and teachers. Usher Schedule is now posted on our website (stpaulsbangor.com). Click on “worship schedule.”
AT THE DOOR – Meditations & extra reports from the Quarterly Meeting
LUTHER HIGH NEWS – Pastor Jon Bilitz has returned (declined) the Call to St. Peter’s in Appleton. Mr. Dan Larson has accepted the Call to Luther High to serve as grade school band instructor and director of the Cantate Choir.
LWMS SPRING RALLY – Sat. Apr. 30, Christ Lutheran, Burr Oak. Registration: 9:30 a.m. Rally starts at 10:00 a.m. For more info,contact reporter Jan Lash(486-2648)