welcome you to Friedheim to worship with us this morning. If you are a visitor, 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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April 30, 2000
+ In Nomine Jesu +
Order of Worship
|1 John 5:1-6|
The Examination of the Confirmation Class of 2000
+ SOLI DEO GLORIA +
remember our members celebrating birthdays this week -- Kim Schamerloh,
Jenny Schamerloh, Don Erxleben, Hilda Bauermeister, Perry Caston,
Gilbert Hartmann, and Allison Hormann.
In addition, we remember in our prayers our Wyneken principal,
Jim Krupski, as well as Christine Bultemeier who teaches in the public
school system. May
the Lord continue to guide, direct, and bless their lives.
flowers on the altar are to the glory of God and in honor of the 90th
birthday of Eldina Boese last Wednesday, April 26.
They were placed in church by family friends, John and Julia
into membership this morning through the Sacrament of Holy Baptism is Alexander Jon Smithley, son of Jon and Amie (Gage) Smithley.
Serving as sponsor is Ann Larson.
May the Good Shepherd keep an ever-watchful eye on this most
precious of His lambs.
seventh grade teacher, Marv Drier, has received a call to Immanuel
Lutheran School, Seymour, Indiana.
May the Lord guide him as he contemplate this call.
the Great Physician grant health and strength to all who are in need of
His presence in their lives. We
especially remember Frank Buuck who has returned home from Lutheran
also remember the ten members of this year's confirmation class as they
will be examined in their Christian faith this morning.
May their faith continue to grow.
AAL invites the congregation to join them in the church basement for a
reception honoring the Confirmation Class of 2000 following this
morning's worship service.
week we recall the life and teaching of Dr. C.F.W. Walther, considered
by many to be one of the greatest theologians in American history.
Not only was Walther a great preacher, teacher, and churchman,
his Bible-based and Christ-centered writings are used increasingly today
in many countries. Learn
how God used a humble man to explain His Word of Law and Gospel, a
message that will also lift up your hear.
Hear Dr. Wallce Schulz's message,
Distinctions," 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.
deadline for recipes for our new cookbook has been extended to Sunday,
May 7. There are extra
forms in either entrance way of the church as well as
boxes for you to put in your completed forms. Please consider submitting a recipe or two (or three or
four). Everyone's help is needed to make this project successful.
If you have any questions, contact one of the committee members,
Becky DeKoninck, Karen Gallmeyer, Mary Gallmeyer, Shirley Hormann, or
Morning Glories are going to take a "spring/summer break." However, a workday is planned for Tuesday, May 9, beginning at 8:30 a.m. The group will be working on cutting old jeans into strips to
ready them for being made into rag rugs.
Please bring willing hands, scissors, and/or rotary cutters and
mats. Bring a lunch to stay
the day. If you can't come
for the day, why not come for a few hours in the morning or afternoon.
date for the 3rd Annual Friedheim Open is set.
Keep Saturday, June 24,
open for a morning of golf at Cross Creek in Decatur.
Cost for a four-person team is $100.
A meal will again be served.
Sponsors are also needed. A
registration form was included in the May newsletter. If you have
questions or would like to be a sponsor, please contact Paul Des Jean or
9th Annual Bargain Bonanza Extravaganza (BBE) Garage Sale is coming
again to Southtown Mall. Sale
items can be brought to the BBE delivery entrance on the east side of
the mall from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Fridays and from 10:00 a.m. to
2:00 p.m. on Saturdays through Saturday,
May 6. The profits from this year's sale will go towards lush new
plants, walkways, shaded seating areas, and handicap accessible doors to
renovate one of the courtyards. You
can shop at the BBE on Thursday,
May 11, (8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.) and Friday,
May 12, (8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.)
Sweet Corn Growers Needed!
you would be willing to grow extra sweet corn for the Cornfusion produce
stand, please contact Teri Conrad (728-8464).
Any amount you wish to donate, from a couple rows to an acre or
two, would be appreciated.
men's softball team will have two pre-season practices.
Practices will be held tonight
at 6:00 p.m. and next Sunday, May
7, at 6:00 p.m. Both
practices will be held at the Hoagland diamond behind the fire station. Anyone is welcome to play on the team. First game of the season is May 8 followed by a game on the
10th. For more information,
contact Steve Conrad or Kevin Buuck.
ushers for May are Matt DeKoninck and Kevin
7th and 8th graders of Zion Lutheran School, Decatur, are hosting a
spring dinner next Sunday, May 7, with serving from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00
p.m. The menu will feature
ham, scalloped potatoes, green beans, salad, roll, and dessert.
Profits from the freewill offering will go towards their
Washington, DC trip the second week of May.
It's hoped you can join them on this day for fellowship and food!
reports will be sent home with the students on Monday,
Day orders need to be phoned in by Tuesday,
May 2. Pick-up date Monday, May 8,
from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Wyneken cafeteria.
you have a name to submit for the position of principal?
If so, please contact a School Board member by Wednesday, May 3.
for talent show acts will take place on Wednesday,
May 3. Remember to send
in the parental permission slip by Tuesday,
May 2, if your child wishes to participate.
carnival/fun day is being planned for our Pre-K through 4th grade
students on Friday, May 26 (with a rain date of June 1).
A planning meeting is scheduled for Wednesday,
May 3, at 7:00 p.m.
Hope to see you there!
Kris Blomenberg or Becky DeKoninck after the worship service this
morning if you wish to purchase some SCRIP.
You may especially wish to think of items needed for
confirmation, Mother's Day, or those upcoming graduation parties and
purchase SCRIP to satisfy those needs. (The ice cream sundae party for the school will be held at
1:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 4.)
teacher's aide position will be available next school year.
If you are interested in the job or desire more information,
please contact the school office at 639-6177 or one of our School Board
members (Jim Heckman, Kim Schamerloh, or Stan Stoppenhagen).
Annual 7th/8th grade Sports Banquet will be held on Monday,
May 15, with a potluck supper beginning at 6:30 p.m.
Each family is asked to bring two dishes to share (one main dish
and one salad, vegetable, or dessert dish) along with your own table
your kindness! The Resource
Room at Wyneken needs your help in serving the Lord!
Thousands of people in Mexico are in need of eyeglasses and
hearing aids, but cannot afford to buy them on their own. Please help support our service project and make this mission
to Mexico possible by donating your old eyeglasses and/or hearing aids!
A drop box is available in your church lobby and at the school
entrance. Monetary gifts
are also welcome! Thank
are still openings in the 4/5 year old Pre-K class.
Contact the school office (639-6177) or Anne Hess (547-4618) for
Rich Schwantz at 493-1454 or E-mail him at firstname.lastname@example.org if you
wish information on the Germann Servanthood Scholarship.
Any Wyneken graduate who is attending a Synodical college and
intends to serve in a church-related profession or is taking colloquy
classes is eligible. Awards
will be given up to $750 per school year.
girls will play St. Peter at Kreiger Park at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday,
May 3. and Concordia at 4:30 p.m. at Concordia on Friday, May 5.
Maundy Thursday Worship Service (noon) - 5 with 4 receiving Holy
Communion; Maundy Thursday Worship Service (7 p.m.) - 103 with 80
receiving Holy Communion; Good Friday Worship Service (1 p.m.) - 22;
Good Friday Worship Service (7 p.m.) - 172 with 111 receiving Holy
Communion; Easter Dawn Worship Service (dawn) - 101; Easter Festival
Service - 392 with 215 receiving Holy Communion; Monday evening Bible
Class - 8; Early-bird Bible Class - 8
OFFERINGS LAST WEEK
THIS WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
Examination Worship Service
Sunday School & Bible Class
AAL Reception for Confirmands
Softball practice at Hoagland
|MONDAY||7:00 P.M.||Adult Bible Class|
Early Bird Bible Class @ Bingen
|7:00 P.M.||Elders/Trustees/Vision 2000 Meetings|
|7:30 P.M.||Board of Finance Meeting|
|8:00 P.M.||Council Meeting|
Tabea Society Business Meeting
|8:20 A.M.||Chapel @ Wyneken|
|THURSDAY||9:00 A.M.||LWML Bible Class at Lucile Stoppenhagen's|
NEXT WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
with Holy Communion
|10:30 A.M.||Sunday School & Bible Class|
|6:00 P.M.||Men's softball practice at Hoagland|
|May 9||7:30 P.M.||
|May 10||8:20 A.M.||
Chapel at Wyneken
|May 11||8:00 P.M.||
School Board @ Wyneken
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