September 9, 2018

Post date: Sep 06, 2018 5:35:54 PM

Flowers for today are provided by Estelle & Sheila Johnson in memory of our sister, Faith.

Ministry Meetings all are welcome to join in the Ministry Meetings TODAY after worship.

Sunday School Begins September 16th: The first day of Sunday School classes will be Sunday, September 16. All kids age 4 through 5th grade will meet during part of the worship service immediately after “Just for Kids” time. Middle/High School youth will meet at 8:45 in the youth room off the gym, and the adult class will meet with Pastor Dennis at 8:45 in the chapel room down the hall. There’s a class for everyone—hope to see you on Sunday, September 16th!

Church Potluck! Next Sunday, September 16th, right after worship Everyone in the congregation is invited to attend the POTLUCK lunch on Sunday, September 16th in the fellowship hall. Please bring a dish to share. Come and enjoy some good food and fellowship!

Confirmation Pizza Feed Wednesday, September 12th at 6:30 pm. All 6th, 7th, and 8th graders and their parents who are interested in our Confirmation ministry are invited to a pizza feed and information time from 6:30 to 7:30 pm on Wed. Sept 12th. This will be a good time to ask questions, get an overview of the year and sign up to be acolytes. On Sept 12th we will also walk through what you do as an acolyte on Sundays. Actual confirmation classes will start on Wed., Sept. 19th at 6:30 pm. Please let pastor Dennis know how many from your family are coming to the Pizza Feed on Wed., Sept 12th so he orders enough food. Please call the church office at 925-2844, or Pastor Dennis at 929-2927, or email High Schoolers are welcome to come and have pizza with us, too, but let Pastor know if you are coming.

Soup, Soup, Soup………..we are still collecting soup for FISH Food Bank. This will continue through October. Thank you to all those who have donated.

Prayer Vigil for keeping families together. Monday-Thursday 9a.m.-noon at First Lutheran and noon to 3p.m. at United Methodist.

Anyone is invited to come in for silent prayer. We pray that children will soon be reunited with their parents and better immigration practices will prevail. And pray for whatever is on your heart and mind for a few minutes, half an hour or whatever you have time for.

Youth Activities

Youth Group (grades 6 - 12)

This Saturday - High School Youth go to the Escape Room! Beat the clock and break out in less than 60 minutes! Will the Mummy's curse be too much for the seniors? Will the freshman cry mutiny in the pirate's room? Only time will tell!

Sunday, Sept 23 - Nailed it! Baking and decorating competition. Be at the church at 1 pm!

12th Man Fundraiser!! This year we are raising money for the new Lazy F dining hall! Sign ups to bring food will be up in a couple of weeks so think about your best game day finger foods! Get your favorite team gear out and dress up. This year I will be wearing the Bears in honor of my father. Sorry Seahawks! Decorating Party date: Saturday, October 6 Fundraiser date: Sunday, October 7

**Family Fun Night Haunted Maze Planning Committee (FFNHMPC) - Meeting after church today and September 16. Shopping day on Saturday, Sept 22.