News and Events
NO January meeting.
the next meeting will be Tuesday, February 4th at 7:00 pm in
the lower level of the education building.
The lucky winner of the
drawing at the December meeting was Janet Bennett. The
January meeting will be held at noon on Wednesday, January
8th at Chapman's on Cherry St.
Will meet on Wednesday,
January 15th in the reception room of the church education
building. Eleanor Smith will be hostess. Please
let Elanor know if you plan to attend. Contact the
church office for her phone number, or tell her in
person at church.
Quilting is on holiday
until Wednesday, January 8th. They will resume at
9am. The quilters are always thankful for donations of
cotton fabric, and new or slightly used flat sheets.
Do you like to sing?
Please join the choir on Wednesday evenings at 7pm.
Gather in the church by the piano. If you have questions,
please call Keith Crider.
If you are interested in
going to the Higher Things Youth Conference this summer
please contact Linda Crider as soon as possible. The
theme this year is "Watermarked" based on 1 Peter
3:21. The deadline for the early registration is
January 31. The early registration fee is $385 per
person and must be paid at the time of registration.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Linda Crider.
1/19: James & Barbara
Spreen - 40 years
The fourth annual soup and dessert cook-off will be held on
Sunday, February 9th after church at noon. So get those
recipes out and decide which is your favorite soup or
dessert. Remember you are not too old or too young to
enter. One from the youth group has won the soup and also
the dessert. Please register if you plan to bring either a
soup or dessert so we have enough room for each and that the
committee can plan accordingly. Forms will be available
Below, find a few questions meant to tickle your brain cells and remind you of things that you were taught years ago.
Answers may be found in the given Bible passage.
1. What was the name of the priest under whom Samuel
ministered? (1 Samuel 2:11)
2. How did Eli die? (1 Samuel 4:18)
3. What three things were placed into the Ark of the Covenant? (Hebrews 9:4)
4. What was significant about the mercy seat of the Ark of the Covenant? (Leviticus 16:2)
5. What happened when the Philistines placed the Ark of the Covenant in their temple? (1 Samuel 5:2-12)
Enclosed with this months "Messenger" is a copy of the Synod
Constitution changes that will be voted on by our congregation
at the February Voters meeting.
As you read in the first paragraph, the 2019 convention of The
Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod adopted the changes, now needs
to be ratified by the congregations.
Please read before the Voters meeting, and bring a copy with
you if you have questions. The amendments will NOT be read
at the Voters Meeting in February.