We welcome all who worship with us. If you are visiting us this morning, please take a moment to sign one of our guest registries that are located in either entranceway of the church. If you are communing, please complete a communion registration card. There are cards in either entranceway of the church. The card should then be given to a Deacon or placed in the offering plate. Please worship with us again soon.
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February 7, 1999
+ In Nomine Jesu +
Order of Worship
The Choir Anthem
|“Come Thou Fount”|
TLH #127, vv. 1-3; #412; #304; #427; #127,
|A More Excellent Way of Life|
|Isaiah 58:5-9a||The Christian life expresses itself in service|
|I Corinthians 2:1-5||The Christian life results from the Gospel|
|Matthew 5:13-24||The Christian life exceeds living the Law|
Your Light Shine"
+ SOLI DEO GLORIA +
A Confirmation Prayer
We remember those members who are
celebrating birthdays this week -- Wava Lichtle, Chris Lichtle, Tyler
Stoppenhagen, Esther Gallmeyer, Jo Buuck, Mark Conrad, Todd Lee, Adam Sielschott,
and Brett Conrad. We also remember
our 5th grade teacher, Richard Shwantz, in our prayers.
May the Lord continue to guide, direct, and bless their lives.
We remember in our prayers Gerhard
Kiefer, Dick Hileman, and Al Hormann who have returned home after hospital
stays. We also remember in our
prayers our seminarian, Ernie Muller, who is undergoing tests at Parkview
Hospital. May the Great Physician
be with them and all others in need.
Tune in to The
Lutheran Hour next Sunday. The
program is broadcast at 7:35 a.m. on WOWO and at 8:05 a.m. on 92.7 FM.
Lutheran Hour Ministries sponsors the “Woman to Woman” program.
It can be heard on WLAB (88.3 FM) at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday or 11:00 a.m.
on WLYV (1450 AM) on Sunday.
The Sunday School children are again
bringing their offering for the Vision 2000 campaign.
We thank them for their contribution.
Guild MEMBERS: The meeting has been changed from
Tuesday, February 9, to Monday, February 8, due to a conflict with Lutheran
Bible Institute. The meeting will
be held at 8:00 p.m. Please make
this change on your calendar.
Members: There will be a short meeting
following the worship service this morning.
Plans need to be finalized for the ski trip this Saturday, February 13.
If you're bringing a friend along, that person needs to pay prior to
leaving for the trip. The money should be given to either Sara Des Jean or Julie
Heckman. Chaperones and vans are
also needed. Parents, if you are
willing to drive and/or chaperone, please contact Pastor or Corbin or Lisa
If you haven’t picked up your Annual
Report and 1999 Membership Directory, please do so this morning.
MEMBERS: Since the winter meeting was cancelled
due to inclement weather, our LWML contributions are low. As a result the state and international contributions are
also running low. Any contribution
would be appreciated. Thanks --
Your LWML Officers
Mark your calendars! Sunday, March 14,
is the day for the Soup and Sandwich Dinner.
As in previous years, a list of needed items is being provided if you
would like to donate them for the dinner. Please
contact Mike or Carol Selking (547-4252) or John or Nan Nidlinger (724-9920) by Sunday,
Tomatoes - 6
|Coffee -3 lbs. (regular)|
|Coffee -3 lbs. (decaffeinated)|
Onions - 16
|Pickle Relish - 1 jar|
Celery - one
|Canned Beef - 16 lbs.|
|Potatoes - 10 lbs.|
Cabbage - one
|Beef Broth -5 gallons|
|Homemade Noodles -9 lbs. (narrow cut)|
|Smoked Ham (for bean soup) - one|
Slices - 6 qt.
|Fresh Pork Shoulder - one|
|Chocolate Pudding - 1 gallon|
|Vanilla Pudding - 1 gallon|
Are you willing to donate a salad or
dessert? If so, please contact Sean
or Belly Sielschott (724-3946) for salad donations or Lester or Ruby Werling
(547-4138) for pie or cake donations. Please
let them know by Sunday, March 7.
NOTE FROM THE TREASURER
balance, January 31, 1999
Estimated expenses for February:
payment, Decatur Bank & Trust
Security & Medicare
estimated expenses for February
Total needed to meet estimated expenses for February
Words cannot express my heartfelt
appreciation to Pastor Dahling for all his faithful visits to me during my
illness. Also a warm thank you to
all of you for your prayers, letters, and cards. God
is the Great Physician, and to Him we owe all our praise. Thanks again for all your uplifting words during a time when
Jesus truly had to carry me.
Market Day pick-up date is Monday, February 8, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. Questions?
Please visit www.marketday.com or contact Anne Fuhrmann.
The upper grades (6-8) will have a
semi-formal dance (no blue jeans!) at Wyneken from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on
Friday, February 12 There will be a $3 admittance feet
Mid term ends on Friday, February 12. Reports will be sent home with the students on Wednesday,
The next PTL meeting is Monday, February 15. The
meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. All parents of Wyneken students are invited to
come. Childcare will be provided at
a cost of $1 per child.
Freshmen orientation will be held at
Bellmont on Monday, February 15, at
Plan now to attend the 2nd Annual
Square Dance & Silent Auction featuring the Breakaway,
on Friday, February 19, from 7:30
p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at the Hoagland Hayloft. The doors open at 7:00 p.m. The cost is $5 for adults and $3 for children. Tickets
are available in the school office or at church. The
7th grade class will have food and beverages for sale. If
you would like to donate an item to the silent auction, contact Joe Gorman
(547-4385) by Monday, February 15.
SCRIP will be available today following the worship
service. Going out to eat this week
(or maybe making plans for Valentine’s Day)? There are many, many restaurants who support SCRIP
(Applebee's, Back 40 Junction, Bandidos, Carlos O'Kelly's, Galley, Olive Garden,
Red Lobster, Richard's/Bearcreek Farm, Ruby Tuesdays, to name just a few).
the Hot Lunch Committee: All lunches and milk money
served in the first half of the school year need to be paid for by February 15. If you have questions concerning your account, please
call Darrell Ehlerding at 547-4229.
The children of the Indian orphanage
are in need of new or gently used lightweight blankets. A drop box is located in the hallway outside the school
The African Immigrant Ministry of Ft
Wayne is the recipient of the chapel offerings this month.
Brazil Lutheran University, the largest
Lutheran University in the world, will present a choir concert at Concordia
Seminary on February 10 at 8:00 p.m. in Sihler Hall. A
free will offering will be taken.
The 7th grade boys and girls will play
St. Peter/Immanuel this Thursday,
February 11. The girls will
play at 4:45 p.m. and the boys' game will begin at 6:00 p.m.
The 7th grade boys and girls will also
be participating in a tournament at Bethlehem (Ossian) this coming weekend. Check
with a player for game times. Good
luck in the tourney.
ATTENDANCE: Sunday Worship Service - 236; Sunday School - 56; Bible Class - 15; Monday Evening Bible Class - 10; Early-bird Bible Class –6
THIS WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
|10:30 A.M.||Sunday School & Bible Class|
|10:30 A.M.||LYF Meeting|
|7:00 P.M.||Adult Bible Class|
|8:00 P.M.||Altar Guild|
Early Bird Bible Class @ Bingen
|9:00 A.M.||Morning Glories|
|7:30 P.M.||Lutheran Bible Institute at Zion, Decatur|
|Chapel at Wyneken|
|LWML Bible Class at Jo Buuck's|
|Wyneken School Board|
|LYF Ski Trip|
NEXT WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
|February 14||9:00 A.M.||
|10:15 A.M.||Sunday School & Bible Class|
|10:15 A.M.||AAL Meeting|
|February 16||7:00 P.M.||Choir|
|February 17||All Day||Tabea Society Extra Quilting|
Ash Wednesday Worship with Holy Communion
|7:30 P.M.||Ash Wednesday Worship with Holy Communion|
|8:15 P.M.||Confirmation Parents to Meet|