Zion-Friedheim Evangelical Lutheran Church

We welcome you to Friedheim to worship with us this morning. If you are a visitor this morning, please take a moment to sign one of our guest registries which are located in both entry ways. Please worship with us again soon.

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Last Judgement

November 7, 1999

+ In Nomine Jesu +

Order of Worship

Page 15


TLH #609; #613; #605; #610; #611; & #651

The Readings

Daniel 7:9-10
1 Thessalonians 5:1-11
Matthew 25:31-46

The Sermon

  The Guest Speaker
Reverend Thomas Park

The Accolyte

Devin Sielschott


The Lord's Supper: "In this Sacrament, the Forgiveness of Sins is not only preached, proclaimed, and promised, but here at the same time Christ gives, His Christians, His Very Body and Blood, as a pledge of it" (Walther). As we receive His gift, we ask any guests desiring to commune to speak with the Pastor before the service. Because of the Bible's witness to doctrinal oneness by those receiving the Sacrament together, the churches of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod promise to practice closed communion.



We remember our members celebrating birthdays this week -- Scott Gehres, Barbara Geyer, Heidi Knipstein, Matt Nidlinger, Katie Linnemeier, Amy Dekoninck, Amanda Hunkins, Erik Blomenberg, Carrie Robinson, and Becky Dekoninck. We also remember, in our prayers, our second grade teacher, Diane George, and also, Deborah Miller, who teaches at our sister congregation, Zion, Decatur. May the Lord continue to guide, direct, and bless their lives.

May the Great Physician grant health and strength to all who are in need of His presence in their lives. We especially remember, in our prayers this morning, Eugene Burger, Anne Hess' father, who is at Parkview Hospital.

The flowers on the altar this morning were given to the glory of God, in honor of Mike and Carol Selking, by their children, for their 25th anniversary on Tuesday.

Nomination letters have been sent out; if you do not wish to serve, please contact Pastor Dahling or Dennis Werling, no later than Sunday, November 14.

Propitiation? What's that? This word has a special meaning for your eternal future. Dr. Wallace Schultz explains the significance of propitiation using the texts Romans 3:25; Hebrews 2:17 and 1 John 4:10. Hear Dr. Schulz's message, "This Word Will Change Your Life" on the Lutheran Hour. The show airs on WOWO at 7:35 a.m. (8:05 a.m. on 92.7 FM) on Sunday.

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. Listen to next week's program, "When a Loved One has Alzheimer's". Alzheimer's disease is legendary for the disruption and heartache it inflicts on both the persons with the disorder and those who care for them. This show examines the disease and offers hope to caregivers.

Altar Guild Members, please plan to attend our quarterly meeting, on Tuesday, November 9 at 7:30p.m.

The Morning Glories will be attending the St. Joseph Hessen Cassel Craft Show, on Saturday, November 13, from 8:00a.m.--3:00p.m. Our booth will be in the newer activity center-(gymnasium). Set up time is from 6--8:00p.m. on Friday, November 12. For those volunteering to help set up; please be at the Parish Hall at 5:15p.m. We will need help for set-up, and also to run the booth. Please call Marlene Conrad at 547-4597, if you need information or have any questions. NO baked items will be sold at this show, but craft items can be brought to the Parish Hall by Tuesday, November 9.

Friedheim's Men's Basketball Team will play its first game of the season, Monday, November 8, at 6:00p.m. vs. St. Mary's at Monmouth. New players are needed. Contact Steve Conrad, at 547-4597, for more information.

Thank you to all, who helped clean up the "Cornfusion" site yesterday! It's hard to believe it's all over. Here's some A-maze-ing facts: 5178 people visited the regular maze and another 1582 came to the haunted maze; totaling 6760 people in all. These people represented 22 different states and 4 different countries. The preliminary profit amount is $39,514.67; this amount does include all of the expenses so far. What a great team effort!

There are still some "Cornfusion" merchandise items available. We have caps, cupcoolers, and yoyos; there is also, a complete size assortment of T-shirts, in sizes Child's Medium through Adult XXXL, in both the "Corn Guy" and Maze logo styles. We also have postcards with a color aerial photo of the entire maze. Why not give a "Cornfusion" variety pack to your favorite in-law for Christmas. You can get your items at the Chili Supper this Friday Night, November 12, or contact Jane Thieme, Carma Conrad, Micki Blomenberg, Melissa Bultemeier or Judy Werling.

The Decatur Lutheran Fastpitch Softball League is sponsoring its 11th Annual Hall of Fame Round and Square Dance at the Hoagland Hayloft on Friday, November 12, from 9:00p.m. to Midnight. Eight former league players and contributors will be inducted into the Hall of Fame. This year, Gene Kiess, is Friedheim's inductee. Tickets are $3.50 each, and can be obtained from Steve Conrad.

Advent by Candlelight Attention all ladies! The LWML is planning an evening of devotions, Christian fellowship, and dessert on November 29, which is the first Monday of Advent. This will be a good time to prepare our hearts and minds to welcome the Savior at His birth

Hostesses, as well as, ladies to help with the program will be needed. You do not need to be an active LWML member to participate; all are welcome to participate. Please prayerfully consider being a part of this joyous event. Guest are also welcome; please register your guests, because we will need their names. Registration forms have been included in today's bulletin; for more information, please contact Doris Conrad or Ann Crosby.

We will also be having an ingathering for the Crisis Pregnancy Center; please bring something from the list below with you, on November 29.

1. Infant shirts - 6 to 12 months, in solid colors.
2. Baby bottles- New
3. Booties & socks - newborn to 18 months.
4. All sizes disposable diapers
5. Cloth diapers
6. Baby formula - (Similac w/Iron, is the most used).
7. One piece sleepers - newborn to 18 months.
8. Maternity clothing, tops and jeans.

The Annual Holiday Concert, performed by the Decatur Lutheran Chorale, entitled "With a Gladsome Voice", will be on November 14, at 5:00 p.m. at Zion Lutheran Church, Decatur. Please attend, and worship the Lord in song.

ATTENDANCE: Sunday Worship Service - 266; Adult Bible Class - 30; Sunday School - 52; Monday Night Bible Class - 7; Early Bird Bible Class - 6.

Wyneken News

The PTL will be meeting on Tuesday, November 9 at 7:00p.m.; please plan to attend, a program will be presented on effective discipline by . The 8th graders will provide childcare for $1.00 per child during the meeting.

Due to the size of today's bulletin, the Market Day Order Forms are in the entry ways for this month. Orders are due to the school office by Tuesday, November 16. For a Happy Valentine's Day, plan ahead and order $30.00 or more for December, January and February, and be entered in a drawing to win some Valentine steaks or the Valentine dessert of the month. Remember, you must order $30.00 or more each month.

East Allen Students will not have bus service on Thursday, November 11, in the afternoon, and on Friday, November 12, students will not have bus service in the morning or afternoon.

The November Chapel Offerings, sponsored by the 2nd and 6th grade, are once again "adopting a family", through Lutheran Social Services. A donation list was included in this month's ZIONEWS; donations can be left in the hallway outside the school office. Thank you.

Saturday, December 4, is the day for the 7th Annual Wyneken Craft Show, sponsored by the 8th grade. There are still 14 tables left to rent; if you would like to have a booth at this show, please contact Shelly Kiefer at 547-4327.

The 8th grade will begin selling Mike's Carwash certificates for $6.00 each, during the month of November. These certificates would be great stocking stuffers, for that hard to buy for person or as a teacher gift.

The 8th grade will continue to sell the home interior candles for your holiday needs,; through December 4. Friedheim's 8th Graders are: Chelsae Armao, Nathan Conrad, Drew Heckman, Valerie Jackson, Cheryl Kiefer, Jason Miller, Brian Moeller and Megan Schamerloh. Proceeds from this fund raiser will help pay for the 8th grade's Washington D.C. Trip, next spring. A Big Thank you, to everyone who has already contributed toward our fundraisers, thus far.

SCRIP NEWS! Another competition, for a pizza party and other goodies, has been planned for this week, November 7-13. All of Wyneken will benefit, from the total sales, from any purchase made today and the rest of the week. Please see Kris Blomenberg after the worship service, if you need more information or are purchasing SCRIP today.


Amount Received

Amount Needed

Home Purpose

$3,086.48 $5,010.16


$ 296.00 $348.15

YTD Received

YTD Needed

Home Purpose

$166,184.48 $220,447.04


$12,286.00 $15,230.60


Checking Balance, October 1, 1999 $ 64.06
Income for October $19,391.40
Expenses for October $19,345.31
Checking Balance, October 31, 1999 $ 110.15
Estimated Expenses for November
Van Dyne Crotty $ 40.54
Electricity $150.00
Telephone $91.00
Salaries $4,228.00
Students $75.00
Radio $15.00
Social Security & Medicare $277.12
Postage $114.00
Wyneken - Remainder of October Payment $6,200.00
Wyneken - November Payment $11,310.39
Loan Payment @ Decatur Bank & Trust $300.00
Total Expenses $22,801.05
Total needed to meet November expenses: $22,690.90
Missions Budget needs to meet budget at year-end: $5,700.00
Loan at Decatur Bank & Trust: $7,320.03



9:00 A.M. Worship Service w/Holy Communion
10:30 A.M. Sunday School & Bible Class
All Day Boy's Basketball Tournament @ Indy


6:00 P.M.

Men's Basketball @ Monmouth

7:00 P.M. Monday Night Bible Class


6:00 A.M. Early Bird Bible Class @ Bingen
9:00 A.M. Morning Glories
7:00 P.M. PTL Meeting @ Wyneken


8:20 A.M. Chapel at Wyneken

7:00 P.M.

Choir Practice
THURSDAY 9:00 A.M. LWML Bible Class @ Jo Buuck's
8:00 P.M. School Board Meeting @ Wyneken


5:00 - 7:00P.M.-?

Chili Supper in Parish Hall


Hall of Fame Dance @ the Hayloft



Morning Glories @ St. Joe Hessen Cassel


November 14

9:00 A.M. Worship Service w/Holy Communion
10:15 A.M. Sunday School & Bible Class
10:15 A.M. Monthly AAL Meeting

November 15

7:00 P.M. Monday Night Bible Class

November 16

6:00 A.M. Early Bird Bible Class @ Bingen
9:00 A.M. Morning Glories

November 17

8:20 A.M. Morning Chapel @ Wyneken

All Day

Tabia Society Extra Quilting

7:00 P.M.

Choir Practice

November 18

9:00 A.M.

LWML Bible Class