Announcements



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The 150th Anniversary Committee is continuing their fundraising projects in remembrance and celebration of St. John Ev. Lutheran Church for: 

      1)  Updated church marquee - in digital format and housed in the current  marquee frame   Fully funded!

      2)  Restoration of the Sanctuary

      3)  ELCA Missionary support for our current missionaries


Christmas ornaments & travel mugs are available after worship or in the office:

$15 – travel mug; $10 – ornament; $5 – brass ornament stand

                                

Committee Members:  Linda Kohlman (chairman)        Linda Dunn            Karen Demangos                                                                                          Lisa Oestreich                                Cheryl Sandrock


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THE 150TH ANNUAL CONGREGATIONAL MEETING  

is scheduled for Sunday, November 17th 

beginning at 11:00am in the 2nd floor Social Room.  

Assorted muffins, bagels, doughnuts, fresh fruit & beverages will be available.  Agenda will include election of Council positions, acceptance of the 2019 budget & Endowment Trust grants. Please plan to attend.


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2019 HOLIDAY HEROES is looking for someone to chair the program.  Our congregation helped provide Christmas to 9 families in 2018 and many more in previous years.  We want to keep this tradition going!  If you would like to volunteer, please contact the office, or Tricia Tallman (419-250-3065) and she will pass along her information.

PASTOR RICK JENSEN will be installed as Pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church, Arcadia on Tuesday, November 12th at 6:30pm.  If you would like to attend or send congratulatory letter, see the narthex bulletin board for the address.

CHRISTMAS COOKIE CHEER PACKAGES will be packed & delivered on Monday, December 9th beginning at 9am.  Cookies are needed for our homebound members & those in care facilities.

STEPHEN MINISTERS will be changing the color of the “Prayer Concerns” cards beginning in January 2020. If you have a concern that needs to remain for 2020, please transfer it to a new green card.

PB & J (Prayer, Bible & Jesusmeets at 6:45pm on Wednesdays in the 1st floor lounge with Bible Study from 7:00 - 8:00. All are welcome to join us on Wednesdays!

COMMUNITY MARKET RECEIPTS Please keep your community market receipts and bring them to church - the LYO is collecting the receipts! There is a box in the elevator lobby or you can drop them off to the office. A special thanks to Marge Felder for organizing and tallying them for the LYO!

THERE IS A LARGE PRINT HYMNAL available for the congregation.  It is in a 3-ring binder located on the credence table by the handicap entrance.  If there is a need for more than 1 hymnal at a service, please contact the office.



Keep in your prayers the members of our Call Committee

                                                Karen Abbott        Karen Demangos

                                                   Marcia Jess        Lindsey Lohman

                                         Diane Meckfessel        Mike Shadoan        

                                              David Tooman        Logan Witt