We welcome you to Friedheim to worship with us this
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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February 27, 2000
+ In Nomine Jesu +
Order of Worship
|"Concerto on Hyfrydoi"|
TLH #377, vv. 1-4; vv. 5-8; vv. 9-10 ©
|God's New Deal|
|Hosea 2:14-20||The new covenant is one of faithfulness|
|2 Corinthians 3:1-6||
covenant of the Spirit written in our hearts
|Mark 2:18-22||New forms are needed for a new covenant|
the Confidence of Christ"
+ SOLI DEO GLORIA +
remember our members celebrating birthdays this week -- Gunnar Cale, Justin
Jackson, Jacob Stoppenhagen, Dan Buuck, Alvin Witte, Aaron Gaul, and Delmar
Heckman. In addition, we remember in our prayers our Wyneken 3rd grade
teacher, Michele Martin, and one of our public school teachers, Jan Heimann.
May the Lord continue to guide, direct, and bless their lives.
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
Clarence Bultemeier who has
returned home following a stay at Parkview and Elsie Buuck who is in the
extended care unit at Adams County Memorial Hospital.
extend our Christian sympathy to the friends and family of Clara Ewell (mother
of Dorothy Heckman) who was called to her heavenly home on Friday, February
18, and was given Christian burial on Tuesday, February 22.
We also remember the family and friends of Shirley Knight (grandmother
of Shirley Drier) who was also called to her heavenly home.
May the God of all comfort be with these families as they deal with
week has been designated as Lutheran Schools Week with the theme
"Lutheran Schools Shine Like Stars."
Today our Wyneken students will "Shine Like Stars" by sharing
the gift of music with us. During
pre-service, four of our Wyneken students (Emily Fuhrman, Ashley Fuhrmann,
Laura Fuhrmann, and Dawn Heckman) played the piece they performed at the ISMA
contest entitled "March."
During the offering, Cheryl Kiefer will play "Panis
Angelicus" on her flute. At the conclusion of the service, all Wyneken students will
come forward and sing "From All
that Dwell below the Skies" (TLH #15).
We thank them for enhancing our worship service this morning.
say the Christian faith evolved from the human person, Jesus of Nazareth, to
the divine being, Jesus the Christ. The
truth is, Christianity was planted in history when Jesus was put in the grave
and began to grow when Jesus rose from the dead and His disciples proclaimed
His resurrection. Hear
Dr. Wallace Schulz's message, "Is
Christianity a Myth?" on
The Lutheran Hour. The
show airs on WOWO at 7:35 a.m. and at
8:05 a.m. on 92.7 FM, and at 3:30
p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on 1090 on Sunday.
Ladies: Would you like to receive
the LWML Quarterly this year?
The cost of the quarterlies are $4 per year.
We are asking the members who wish to receive this to cover the cost of
their Quarterlies. If so, please contact Laurina Conrad, the LWML treasurer,
by this Wednesday, March 1, and give her the $4. Thanks!
forget to pick up your Annual Report. The
Report as well as the 2000 Church Directory are in the back pew. Any remaining reports will be placed in the south
entrance way after today.
time to start planning for our annual Soup & Sandwich Dinner. The following items are still needed. If you can donate any of the items listed below, please
contact John or Nan Nidlinger at 724-9920 or Don or Sara Bultemeier at
|Hamburger - 45 lbs.||Tomatoes - 6 qt.||Onions - 16 medium|
|Canned Beef - 16 lbs.||Peach Halves - 8 qt.||Celery - one bunch|
|Beef Broth - 5 gallons||Pear Halves - 4 qt.||High Chairs|
|Turkeys - 3 (12-15 lbs.)||Pineapple Slices - 6 qt.||Booster Seats|
and desserts will also be needed on March 12 for the Soup and Sandwich Dinner.
If you wish to donate a salad, please contact Dave or Teri Conrad
(724-8464). If you wish to donate
a dessert, please contact Sheila Putteet (547-4433).
Please let these committees know by Sunday,
some of the old slate shingles from the church roof?
Pieces can be found in the dumpster next to church.
Feel free to take as many as you wish from the dumpster.
Since the removal of the old shingles may be completed this week, if
you want any you need to do so soon. Bundles
of the new shingles arrived this week.
take a moment to read the information about the Midwest Chinese Ministries
which is included in today's bulletin. Let
us keep this ministry in our prayers.
men's basketball team doesn't have a game this week.
Tourney play will begin on March
ushers for March will be Jason Werling and Matt
Guild members for March are Sylvia
Scheumann and Dorothy Heckman.
Sunday, March 5, there will be a
door collection for WLAB and Worship for Shut Ins.
Dear Members of Friedheim,
Thank you so
much for all the cards, prayers, care and concern shown to me during my recent
hospitalization and recuperation. I
appreciated it so much. May the
Lord bless each of you.
Schools Week will be held the week of February
28 with the theme "Lutheran Schools Shine Like Stars."
There will be a joint chapel service at Zion (Decatur) at 9:00 a.m. on Monday,
February 28. This will
also be "Dress Up Day." Tuesday
will be "Hat Day;" Wednesday, "Crazy Sock Day;" Thursday,
"Prayer Partner Day;" and Friday, "Shine Like a Star Day."
Also on Friday there will be a special assembly in the afternoon.
All are welcome to attend.
will be a PTL meeting on Tuesday,
February 29, at 7:00 p.m. After
a short business meeting, Denny Howard will speak on "Developing a
Wednesday, March 1, open.
The lower grades (Pre-K through 2) will be presenting "A Night of
Veggies" at 7:00 p.m. in our Wyneken gym.
All are invited to attend this special presentation by our youngest
students. Parents are reminded to
bring your favorite cookie, cake, or snack for the bake sale.
A free will donation will be accepted for these items.
forms for the 2000-2001 school year will be mailed out on Friday, March 3. If you
know of a family who may be interested in our school or if
you do not receive your registration by March 10, contact the school
Fair projects for grades 6-8 are due on Friday,
March 3. These projects will
be available for viewing on Monday evening,
March 6, from 6 - 8 p.m.
When picking up your Market Day order, you can check out these efforts
of our Wyneken students.
Market Day pick-up date is Monday, March 6, from
6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Wyneken cafeteria.
March 6 is listed as a staff in-service day.
School will dismiss at 11:45 a.m.
North Adams students will have bus transportation both ways.
East Allen students will need to find transportation home.
testing for grades K-8 is planned for the week of March
13. Parents, please make sure
your children are well rested so that they can do their best on these tests.
Talent Show/Art Festival is being planned for Tuesday,
May 9. There will also be a
band concert that night. Watch
the parent note and newsletter for more information as this date draws nearer.
lost and found items are being placed on a table outside the school office.
After two weeks, any unclaimed items will be given to Goodwill.
you starting to plan that "spring break" trip?
Did you know American Airlines, the
Hyatt, Marriott, Courtyard, Residence, and Fairfield Inns are all part
of the SCRIP program? When making
those travel plans, you may wish to look over the vendors involved in our
SCRIP program and think of purchasing some of their certificates. See Kris Blomenberg or Becky DeKoninck after the worship
service this morning if you wish to purchase some SCRIP.
Preble Volunteer Fire Department invites you to their 6th annual "All You
Can Eat" pancake and whole hog sausage brunch on Saturday,
March 11. Serving will be
from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Preble Fireman's Park Pavilion. A free will donation will be accepted with all proceeds going
to the payment of the truck replacement loan.
(Bulk sausage will also be sold.)
Sunday Worship Service -
240 with 146 receiving Holy Communion; Sunday
School - 53; Bible Class - 17; Monday evening Bible Class - 9; Early-bird
Bible Class - 5
OFFERINGS LAST WEEK
THIS WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
Sunday School & Bible Class
Joint chapel service at Zion, Decatur
Adult Bible Class
Early Bird Bible Class @ Bingen
Lutheran Bible Institute
LWML Bible Class at Adele Blomenberg's
NEXT WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
Worship Service with Holy Communion
|Door collection for WLAB & Worship for Shut Ins|
|10:30 A.M.||Sunday School & Bible Class|
|March 7||7:00 P.M.||
Elders/Trustees/Vision 2000 Meetings
Board of Finance Meeting
|March 8||Noon & 7:00 P.M.||
Confirmation Parents meeting
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