We welcome you to Friedheim to worship with us this
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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Easter 4 (Good Shepherd Sunday)
May 14, 2000
+ In Nomine Jesu +
Order of Worship
|(Dawn Buuck) "A Faithful Shepherd is My Lord"|
|The Risen Good Shepherd|
|Acts 4:23-33||The Risen Shepherd emboldens and unifies His sheep|
|1 John 3:1-2||The Risen Shepherd feeds us with knowledge|
|John 10:11-18||The Good Shepherd died for His sheep and rises|
"The Risen Good Shepherd"
+ SOLI DEO GLORIA +
remember our members celebrating birthdays this week -- Marv Drier, Stan
Stoppenhagen, Loren Gallmeyer, Al Hormann, Walter Nuerge, Phil Franke,
Kevin Linnemeier, Rachel Smithley, Judy Baumann, Cliff Buuck, Margaret
Buuck, Leonard Fuhrmann, and Bertha Witte.
In addition, we remember in our prayers our Wyneken 7th grade
teacher, Marvin Drier, as well as Jan Heimann who teaches in the public
school system. May the Lord continue to guide, direct, and bless their
remember Gerhard and Hildegard Kiefer in our prayers as they celebrate
their 50th wedding anniversary today.
May the Lord continue to bless this couple.
the Great Physician grant health and strength to all who are in need of
His presence in their lives. We
especially remember Barb Geyer who was hospitalized this past week and
welcome Greggory Patrick Wayne Buuck, son of Robert & Julie (Lehman)
Buuck, into membership as he will be baptized later today.
Serving as godparents are Karen Buuck and Joseph Lehman.
May the Good Shepherd keep an ever-watchful eye on this most
precious of His lambs.
thank Robert Armao for delivering this morning's sermon.
We pray that the Lord will continue to be with him as he continues
his studies for the ministry.
will be a door collection today for our local LWML.
flowers handed out this morning to the ladies of the congregation are a
gift from the Sunday School students.
It is their way of showing their appreciation to their mothers,
grandmothers, aunts, or other special lady in their lives.
are a lot of religious opinions floating around in this new millennium.
However, there is only one confession of faith that the Lord will
accept and bless. All true
religion comes back to what Isaiah was talking about in his reference to
the crucifixion of Christ. Hear
Dr. Wallace Schulz's message, "God-Pleasing
Religion for the New Millennium,"
on The Lutheran Hour. The
show airs on WOWO at 7:35 a.m., at
8:05 a.m. on 92.7 FM, and at 3:30
p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on 1090 on Sunday.
will be no Monday evening Bible class this week.
Class will resume next Monday, May 22.
last day of Sunday School will be on May 21.
The Sunday School picnic and Sunday School Recognition will be held
on Sunday, June 4.
Morning Glories are going to take a "spring/summer break." However, one final workday is planned for Tuesday, May 16,
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.
3rd Annual Friedheim Open will be held on Saturday, June 24, 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
for the Chicago Bus Trip on Saturday, July 1, need to be returned by May
27. The cost is $35. You may enjoy the 20th annual "Taste of Chicago"
and/or the 10th annual "Country Music Festival." in dowtown
Chicago. Shopping and museums
are also nearby. Questions?
Contact Cindy Berning (459-6883).
Registration forms are included in this morning's bulletin.
men's softball team has two games this week.
They face Zion (Decatur) on Tuesday, May 16, and Flatrock on
Wednesday, May 17. Both games
begin at 7:00 p.m. and
will be played at Hoagland.
LYF will have a paper/aluminum can drive this Saturday, May 20. LYF members should be at the Parish Hall at 8:00 a.m.
If you wish the youth to stop at your home, please contact Corbin
or Lisa Bultemeier or Pastor Dahling.
forget to bring items for the LWML ingathering to church by Sunday, June
11. The Evansville Rescue
Mission and School Kits for Haiti are the recipients of the ingathering. Items needed (Rescue Mission) are men's underwear, men's
T-shirts, socks, deodorant, toothbrush, toothpaste, disposable razors, and
shaving cream and (School Kits) children's vitamins, 8½" x 11"
ruled paper (100-150 sheets), blunt scissors, ruler (centimeter &
inches), pencil sharpener, eraser, and gallon Ziploc freezer bag.
will be an AAL meeting following this morning's worship service.
Members of Zion, Friedheim,
would like to thank all those who kept me and my family in their prayers
as we considered the call that had been extended to me.
The kind words and thoughts shared with us were greatly appreciated
and very humbling. The whole
experience served to remind us how special Zion, Friedheim, is to us.
May the Lord continue to bless you as you have been a blessing to
Annual 7th/8th grades Sports Banquet will be held on Monday, May 15. The potluck dinner begins 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
band members will have practice on Monday, May 15, and Thursday, May 18.
Advanced band will not have practice on Wednesday, May 17.
library books must be returned by Friday, May 19.
Day orders need to be returned by Tuesday, May 23.
Pick-up date is Monday,
June 5, from 6:30 p.m. to
7:30 p.m. in the Wyneken cafeteria. Order
forms are in this morning's bulletin.
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).
If you want to help, please contact your child's teacher as soon as
grade graduation will be held on Tuesday, May 30, at 8:00 p.m. at Bingen.
last day of school is Friday, June 2.
This will be a half-day with dismissal after morning chapel.
There is no bus transportation home for all students.
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 those upcoming graduation
parties and purchase SCRIP to satisfy those needs.
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 you!
pray for the safety of our students and chaperones as they go on
end-of-the-year trips. Our
second graders head for the Ohio Caverns on Monday, May 15.
Fourth graders will go to Conner Prairie on Tuesday, May 16.
Our 8th graders
leave for Washington,
DC on Tuesday and return on Saturday, May 20.
The 7th grade
will head for Greenfield Village on Wednesday, May 17.
In addition our K-4th grades will be attending a play at
Bethlehem (Ossian) on Friday, May 19.
Germann Servanthood Scholarship is awarded to a Wyneken graduate who is
attending a Synodical college and intends to serve in a church-related
profession (or is taking Synodical "colloquy" classes).
Awards will be given up to $750 per school year.
Please contact Rich Schwantz at 493-1454 or E-mail him at email@example.com
for more information.
in the school office for information regarding summer sports camps.
JV girls will play Central at home at 4:00 p.m. on Monday, May 15. On Wednesday, May 17, the JV girls play Concordia away at
Confirmation Sunday - 298 with 149 receiving Holy Communion; Sunday
School - 35
OFFERINGS LAST WEEK
The door collection for the Gideons was $92.
THIS WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
|Door Collection for LWML|
|10:15 A.M.||Sunday School & Bible Class|
7th/8th Grade Sports Banquet
Early Bird Bible Class @ Bingen
Morning Glories Workday
Men's softball game vs. Zion @ Hoagland
LWML Quarterly Meeting
|WEDNESDAY||8:20 A.M.||Chapel at Wyneken|
Tabea Society extra quilting
|7:00 P.M.||Men's softball vs. Flatrock @ Hoagland|
LWML Bible Class @ Dorothy Heckman's
|SATURDAY||8:00 A.M.||LYF Paper Drive|
NEXT WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
Service with Holy Communion
|10:30 A.M.||Sunday School & Bible Class|
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