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. If you are communing this morning, please take a moment to
complete a communion registration card and place the card in the offering plate
or give it to one of the Deacons. There
are extra cards in either entrance way of the church. Please worship with us again soon.
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April 2, 2000
+ In Nomine Jesu +
Order of Worship
|The Lutheran Hymnal (Provisional Revision)|
|Lent is a Time of Believing|
|Numbers 21:4-9||Healing comes by looking in faith|
|Ephesians 2:4-10||Sinners are saved by grace through faith|
|John 3:14-21||Eternal life comes by faith in Christ of the cross|
thing God never says - God sends nobody to hell"
+ SOLI DEO GLORIA +
remember our members celebrating birthdays this week -- Doug Putteet, Alvina Schroeder (who celebrates her 99th birthday today),
Velma Buuck, Ben Miller, Richard Scheumann, Nick George, and Leesa Heckman.
In addition, we remember in our prayers our Wyneken Pre-K
teacher, Anne Hess, and Addy Schuller who teaches at
Bethlehem, Ossian. May
the Lord continue to guide, direct, and bless their lives.
extend our Christian sympathy to the family and friends of Sam Derrow who
was called to his heavenly home on Tuesday, March 28, with final services
held on Saturday, April 1. May
the God of all comfort be with those who mourn.
the Great Physician grant health and strength to all who are in need of His
presence in their lives. We
especially remember the father of Hollie Hormann who will be undergoing
tests this week.
remember in our prayers our Wyneken principal, Jim Krupski.
He has received a call from Zion Lutheran School, New Palestine,
Indiana. May the Lord guide him
as he contemplates this call.
also remember in our prayers Dennis & Sylvia Scheumann who will be
celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary on Tuesday, April 4.
May the Lord continue to bless this couple.
you came into church this morning, you received a copy of the provisional
revision of the Order of Holy Communion.
Any comments concerning this order of service, should be directed to
Pastor Dahling or one of the Elders. Please
leave this booklet in the pews (in a stack at the end of the pew).
goal is that all people be saved. To
achieve that end, God has everyone caught up in the first chapters of His
book of life. Hear Dr. Dale
Meyer's message, "Gripping
First Chapters," 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 p.m. on 1090 on Sunday.
midweek Lenten services continue with services at noon and 7:00 p.m. this
Wednesday, April 5. The theme
for this week is "The Attitude of Sacrifice."
At noon, the sermon text is based upon Jeremiah 31:31-34,
"Sacrificing the old covenant for a new one."
At 7:00 p.m. the sermon will be "Obedience comes from
sacrifice" from Hebrews 5:7-9.
Council Members: The
minutes from the March 7 Council Meeting can be found in your slots in the
entrance ways of the church. Please
pick up your minutes as you leave the worship service this morning.
The next Council Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday,
special thank you to our LYF who are assisting residents of Lutheran Home to
their worship service this morning. Following
that worship service, the LYF will head to Pizza Hut for lunch and a short
Quarterly Voters' Meeting will be held next
Sunday, April 9, following the church service.
There are copies of the Annual Meeting in either entrance way of the
church for you to review.
clean-up day has been rescheduled for either
Saturday, April 8, or Saturday, April 15, beginning at 9 a.m. Listen to Pastor's announcement this morning.
Please bring willing hands as well as rakes, buckets, and
wheelbarrows. Thanks in advance
for your help!
LLL/LWML Spring Rally will be held at St. John's Bingen today
beginning at 3:00 p.m. The
rally will be held in their Fellowship Hall.
Brett Balfour, a seminary student who was brought up in a
Jewish-Catholic-Lutheran background, will be the guest speaker.
The regular meetings of the LLL and LWML will follow his
presentation. A light supper
will then be served by the Bingen ladies.
A free will offering will be received.
All members of the congregation are invited to attend.
will be a door collection for Jon and Amie Smithley today.
Jon is one of our seminarians. This
collection is our congregation's gift to them in anticipation of the birth
of their second child. May the
Lord bless this family.
Lutheran Home Auxiliary's Annual Card Party will be held on Wednesday, April 19, at 1:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Room at Concord
Village II. You may park your
vehicle at the rear of Concord Village II.
A $3 donation is requested. If
you wish to purchase tickets, please see Margaret Buuck.
a reminder that if you are ordering flowers for the Easter Garden through
the Decorating Committee, your order (with payment) must be received by Sunday, April 16. You
may give your order to a member of the Decorating Committee, to one of the
Deacons as you enter church, or in the box in the entrance way.
Vision 2000 Committee has decided to publish a cookbook.
Forms for you to submit your recipes were included in the April
newsletter. There are also
extra forms in either entrance way of the church.
Start looking through those favorite family dishes and submit your
recipes to the Cookbook Committee.
LWML will have their quarterly meeting on Tuesday,
April 11, at 7:30 p.m. All
ladies of the congregation are invited to attend.
I would like to thank Pastor Dahling, my family,
friends, and neighbors for the care, prayers, cards and calls during my
recent stay in the hospital and recuperation at home.
God bless all of you. --
Allen will have their spring break from April
3-7. East Allen parents
will have to arrange transportation to and from school this week.
Round-up is set for Tuesday, April 4,
from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Northwest Elementary School in Decatur.
If your child is attending Wyneken, please come to the North Adams
first meeting of the Wyneken Mini 4-H will be held on Thursday,
April 6, from 3:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Children in grades Kindergarten through second grade are invited to
participate. The meetings
will be held in the lunchroom each Thursday in April.
Please return the enrollment form to your child's teacher by Monday,
April 3. A $5 fee will be
collected at the first meeting. If
you are interested in helping with activities or refreshments, please
contact Lisa Kiess as soon as possible.
Market Day pick-up date
Monday, April 10,
from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Wyneken cafeteria.
Monday, April 10, Wyneken
will dismiss at 11:40 a.m. North
Adams students will have bus transportation both ways. East Allen students
will need to find transportation home that day.
you like to bid on the lawn care job at Wyneken?
If so bids are due Thursday,
April 13, to a School Board member (Jim Heckman, Kim Schamerloh, or Stan
Stoppenhagen) or our Wyneken principal (Jim Krupski).
If you have questions about this position, you may contact the school
or a School Board member.
order forms are included in this morning's bulletin.
Look over the participating vendors and consider ordering some SCRIP.
There will be a contest next week with all the profits (for that
week) going to the Wyneken school expansion fund.
See Kris Blomenberg or Becky DeKoninck after the worship service this
morning if you wish to purchase some SCRIP.
practice begins for the girls on Monday,
April 3. Practice will run
from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Their
first game is scheduled for Friday,
April 14. The game will be
held at Wyneken with Suburban Bethlehem as the opponent.
Sunday Worship Service -
225; Sunday School - 47; Bible
Class - 14; Monday evening Bible Class - 9; Early-bird Bible Class - 7;
Midweek Lenten Service (noon) - 23; Midweek Lenten Service (7:00 p.m.) - 97
OFFERINGS LAST WEEK
THIS WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
Worship Service with Holy Communion
|10:30 A.M.||Sunday School & Bible Class|
|Door Collection for Jon & Amie Smithley|
Adult Bible Class
Early Bird Bible Class @ Bingen
Elders/Trustees/Vision 2000 Meetings
|7:30 P.M.||Board of Finance Meeting|
|8:00 P.M.||Council Meeting|
|WEDNESDAY||8:20 A.M.||Chapel at Wyneken|
|All Day||Tabea Society Business Meeting|
Midweek Lenten service
LWML Bible Class @ Doris Conrad's
NEXT WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
|10:15 A.M.||Sunday School & Bible Class|
|10:15 A.M.||Quarterly Voters' Meeting|
Adult Bible Class
Early Bird Bible Class @ Bingen
Chapel at Wyneken
LWML Quarterly Meeting
Midweek Lenten Worship Service
Midweek Lenten Worship Service
LWML Bible Class
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