January 19, 2020

Post date: Jan 16, 2020 6:53:4 PM

F.I.S.H. Food Bank Special Offering for December was $100.00.

Glenn Stocker will be in the back after worship if you would like to make a donation to the Gideons.

Did you leave your dishes at the church?? Please pick them up on your way out the door. Thank you!

The 2019 end of year financial statements are available to be picked up in the fellowship hall. If you do not see yours there or did not receive it via email, let James Stolte or the church office know.

Annual Meeting of First Lutheran Church: Sunday, Jan 26th

Our youth will be serving a baked potato bar. Immediately after lunch we will have our annual meeting, the main purpose of which is to pass an annual budget and elect church council members. So we need all voting members to stay for a brief meeting. (If you are an adult or a confirmed youth, you are a voting member.)

Budget Forum NEXT SUNDAY, January 19th

Our budget forum, will be Sunday, January 19th at in the fellowship hall. If you have questions or input about the church budget, please come to the 9am budget forum on the 19th. (Don’t wait until the annual meeting.)

FLCWomen’s next lunch is Thursday, January 23rd at Dakota Café at noon. All women are welcome to attend.

Sound Operators – Do you want to share your talent by helping with the Sunday morning service? You can if you want to run the sound board (iPad) during the service. If you are interested see James Stolte or leave your name with the church office. James can show you the system so you can see what is involved before youdecide. Arrangements can be made to sit in at the sound station during the service to see it in action if you wish. Youth are welcomed to participate.

The 2020 offering envelopes are ready to be picked up in the fellowship hall. If you do not see a box set with your name on it and would like a box of envelopes, you can write your name and address on the sheet on the table by the envelopes and a box of envelopes will be there by the following Sunday.

Youth Activities

Youth Group (grades 6 - 12)

Confirmation Retreat at Lazy F Camp January 31-February 1

The retreat is coming soon. We hope there will be snow. If there is snow, please bring warm gear for the awesome tubing hill. There will also be time for the game room, craft room and great food in the dining hall. Make sure you bring your sleeping bag, pillow and a toothbrush, as well as a Bible and a notebook, as we plan to cover a couple confirmation lessons.

High school youth are welcome, too. $40 per student, please make your check out to FLC, memo line “Confirmation Retreat”. Scholarships available—see Pastor Dennis. Adults—free! We’ll plan to leave the church Fri 1/31 at 4 pm and return to church Sat at 4 or 5 pm. It’s a really fun time!

Please, RSVP to the church office 925-2844, flceburg@yahoo.com and fill out a parent permission slip (unless your parent is going).

Saturday, Jan 25 Potato Scrub party! 4 pm in the FLC Kitchen! We will be scrubbing potatoes and setting up for the Annual Baked Potato fundraiser on Sunday! Be sure to bring any food donations that can be brought early!

Sunday, Jan 26 Baked Potato fundraiser! Get ready to dish up some chili and toppings for this awesome annual event!

Stay tuned for more events to come!