June 4, 2017 Announcements

Calendar of Events

June 4 8:30 am Worship with Holy Communion
  9:30 am Coffee Fellowship
  9:45 am Adult Education Hour
  11:00 am Worship with Holy Communion
 June 5 6:00 pm Board of Elders
  7:00 pm Kingdom Workers
June 6    
June 7 8:30-4 pm Lutheran’s For Life Calling
 June 8 10-2:00 pm Family Service Quilters
June 9    
June 10    
Sunday  New Member Sunday
 June 11 8:30 am Service of the Word
  9:30 am Coffee Fellowship
  9:45 am Adult Education Hour
  11:00 am Service of the Word
  12-4:00 pm Women’s Event- Weddings in Small Town Iowa


SHARE THE FUN of Adventureland Discounted Adventureland tickets now good through June 30th! There are still discounted tickets available for $22 each – a savings over $20 per ticket. Admission gets you in the park for unlimited rides any weekend in May or both the park and Adventure Bay in June. Contact the office or Carla Murphy for tickets or more info.

Join us today at 9:45 am to recognize our high school and college graduates in the fellowship hall.

Thank you to all who ordered from Schwan’s for our fundraiser for the LWML. The initial phase is over but we will continue to receive 5% of every order for the next 90 days! Please use www.schwans-cares.com and campaign code 31507 when ordering on- line and 1-855-870-7208 campaign code 31507 by phone.

Women’s Bible study –  May through August, the women’s Bible study group will meet on the 2nd and 4th Mondays (same as the men’s group).  We are doing individual studies, so come and join us for one or for all.  We meet at 5:45 pm in the church basement.

Please check the church directory in the narthex to make sure your contact information is correct.  Many people are getting rid of their land lines, so please make sure we have a correct phone number for you.  Many people are including their email addresses, so please consider if you would like your email address added.   Thank you.

SOME HISTORY TRIVIA ABOUT THE LWML:  LWML became international when a society from Bruderheim, Alberta, Canada joined in 1948. The Ontario district was formed in 1950. In 1971, a LWML chapter was formed in Hong Kong, representing fourteen congregations. In 1975, Liga de Senhoras Luteranas do Brazil voted to be affiliated with the LWML. Canadian LWML members formed their own sister organization in 1993.

“Weddings in Small Town Iowawill be presented June 11 at 2 pm in the fellowship Hall by the Slater Historical Society. spouses will be the honored guests. The Women’s Ministry Team invites all ladies to bring a friend to enjoy this “wedding reception” as we look back at fond memories and view bridal attire from the last 100 years. If you have a vintage gown to display please contact Gretchen Zitterich at 515-201-7570.And YES, there will be wedding cake from the Dutch Oven Bakery!

We are looking to collect some plastic grocery bags to be donated to Camp Okoboji. This is to help them save money on trash bags. Bags should be in decent shape meaning no big holes. If you are willing to help, please contact Charles Ellis for more information.

HOLY LAND TOUR (November 14 – 25, 2017)A Biblical tour of Israel & Jordan where Scripture is read and explained at each Biblical site – The trip of a lifetime! Contact Rev. Darold Reiner, retired LCMS pastor & former International LWML Counselor, for a brochure: 406-890-1149 or imhis38@gmail.co