December 27, 2015

Post date: Dec 23, 2015 5:28:3 PM

Thank you to Mary Johnson for preaching today.

Thank you to Judy Ragland for playing the organ today.

Flowers for today are provided by Sheila Johnson in memory of her husband Mike.

Pastor Dennis and family are on vacation December 25-January 2. Mary Johnson is covering any emergencies: 607-9130.

Cold Weather Shelter for homeless people Thursday Nights at First Lutheran. The weekly schedule is: Mon/Tues—First Christian, Wed—-First Methodist, Thurs—First Lutheran, Fri—Chestnut St. Baptist, Sat—Mercer Creek, Sun—Community of Christ. Please call me 925-2844 church or 933-2605 home or e-mail flceburg@yahoo and let me know and/or indicate on your Time & Talent sheet that you are willing or go to and sign up. Blessings upon you, Pastor Dennis

Update your directory: Pastor Dennis and family have no landline. Please call the church at 925-2844 or Dennis cell 929-2927 or Cathy 929-2925.

There will be NO Sunday School classes for children, youth or Adults on Dec. 27 or Jan. 3 during Christmas break. Classes will resume Sunday, Jan. 10.

Annual Reports are due by Sunday, January 17th.

Flower Chart: We have a new flower chart up in the Fellowship Hall. If you are celebrating a special day and you would like to bring flowers for the altar, please sign up.

Garrett Snedeker just completed his first semester studying piano at Washington State University, and he has some wonderful music that he would like to share with the community. Quinn Price, also from Ellensburg, has recently finished his first term studying violin at the Cleveland Institute of Music. They will be having a joint community recital at the CWU Music Building Recital Hall on Tuesday, December 29 at 2:00 pm. Come to hear Bach, Beethoven, Chopin, Sibelius, and Carl Vine.

Youth Activities

We had an amazing trip to FUSED! and our ornaments are available for picking up.

A HUGE “Thank you” to all who donated hats, scarves, and mittens for our community members. The tree looks beautiful! This winter our donations will be sincerely appreciated. Thank you!!

Upcoming events:

Wednesday, December 30 – Wednesday Night at Winegars. Bring your Bibles, pen/pencils, and a pad of paper/notebook

Saturday, January 2 – Pajama Pancake Party! Come in your PJs for your plate of pancakes. 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.