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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May 28, 2000
+ In Nomine Jesu +
|Order of Worship||TLH - Page 5|
|Hymns||TLH #210: #23; #27 ©|
The Theme of the Day
|Acts 11:19-26||Love is expressed|
|1 John 4:1-11||Love is divine|
|John 15:9-17||Love is commanded|
Love of God"
|The Acolyte||Ashley Fuhrmann|
+ SOLI DEO GLORIA +
thank our Seminarian, Jon Smithley,
for delivering this morning's sermon message.
We also pray the Lord's blessings upon him as he continues
his studies for the ministry.
remember our members celebrating birthdays this week -- Mitzi Cale,
Loren Hartmann, Tami Schultz, Krista Selking, David Blomenberg,
Adam Buuck, Zac Lichtle, Sherri Johnson, Andrea Johnson, Nevin
Bultemeier, Alicia Drier, Aaron Bergman, Joshua Bickel, and David
Brandt. We remember
our entire faculty and support staff at our Wyneken school as this
is their last week of school. We also remember our members who
teach at other parochial schools, Sandy Blomenberg,
Deb Miller, and Addy Schuller.
May the Lord continue to guide, direct, and bless their
remember Alvin and
Shirley Witte in our prayers as they celebrate their 40th wedding
anniversary on Monday, May 29, and Dennis and Addy Schuller who
will celebrate their 35th wedding anniversary on Tuesday, May 30.
May the Lord continue to bless these couples.
the Great Physician grant health and strength to all who are in
need of His presence in their lives.
We especially remember Margaret Kiefer who will undergo a
series of chemotherapy treatments.
May the Lord guard and keep her in His care.
extend our deepest sympathy to the family and friends of Gerhard
Buuck who was called to his heavenly home last Sunday, May 21, and
was given Christian burial on Wednesday, May 24.
May the God of all comfort be with those who mourn and
remind them of that great day when they will be reunited with
their loved one in heaven.
flowers on the altar are to the glory of God and in honor of the
40th wedding anniversary of Alvin and Shirley Witte.
The flowers were placed in church by their children and
grandchildren with love and admiration.
in to The Lutheran Hour.
The show airs on WOWO at 7:35 a.m.
It's also on
at 8:05 a.m. on 92.7 FM, and at
3:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on 1090 on Sunday.
week there will be two worship services.
The early-bird service will begin at 7:30 a.m. with the
regular service beginning at 9:00 a.m.
Holy communion will be celebrated at both services.
Sunday School picnic (following the second service) and Sunday
School Recognition (during the second service) will be held next Sunday,
plans to attend our Ascension Service this Thursday,
June 1. The
service begins at 7 p.m.
LWML Thursday morning Bible class will begin their summer schedule
of meeting monthly instead of weekly.
The Bible class will be at the home of Lucile Stoppenhagen
on Thursday, June 1, at
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.
Registrations need to be returned by June
10. If you have
questions or would like to be a sponsor, please contact Paul Des
Jean or Gene Kiess.
for the Chicago Bus Trip on Saturday,
July 1, needed to be returned yesterday.
However, if you still would like to go, make sure your
in to Cindy Berning by
(This is the deadline she has been given by the bus
company.) 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.
Headliners at the country music festival include Randy
Travis and Ty Herndin. Of
course, there will also
be other performers that day as well.
There will also be free line dancing lessons all day long.
Cindy Berning (459-6883).
Parents of the Confirmation Class of 2000:
Orders and proofs need to be returned as soon as possible.
congregation is invited to an open house on Sunday,
June 4, at the Hoagland Hayloft from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. in
honor of Hilda Bauermeister's 90th birthday.
men's softball team has two games this week.
They face Soest at 7:00
p.m. on Tuesday, May
30, and Ossian at
8:30 p.m. on Wednesday, May
31. Both games will be
played at Hoagland.
you are planting your gardens, don't forget to plant extra for the
Cornfusion Produce Stand. We're
planning on opening in mid-June.
All kinds of produce is needed, even zucchini!
Call Teri Conrad (724-8464) if you have questions.
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.
ushers for June are Dan Buuck and Drew Heckman.
Council Members: Minutes
of the May 2, 2000 Council Meeting are in your slots in the
entrance way of church. Please
pick up your copy as you leave the worship service this morning.
The next Council Meeting is June
Saturday, June 24, on
your calendar. This
is AAL night at the Wizards.
The game begins at 6:00 p.m.
Tickets can be purchased from Kathy Bultemeier for $5 until
are some copies of the Lutheran Layman's League's
newspaper, The Lutheran Layman, in both entry ways.
The paper provides information about Lutheran Hour
Ministries. If you
are not a Lutheran Layman's League member, this is an excellent
opportunity to become familiar with its programs.
Please take a paper home with you.
Home Auxiliary is sponsoring their 4th annual chicken barbecue
dinner on Friday,
June 16, with serving from 3:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at Lutheran
outs are available. The
meal consists of one-half chicken, baked beans, coleslaw, cake,
and lemonade. Advance
tickets are $5 with tickets at the door $5.50.
Presale tickets can be purchased from Margaret Buuck.
LYF thanks those members who contributed to the paper and aluminum
can drive last Saturday. Your
continued support is truly appreciated.
Bereavement Committee wishes to thank those who donated food for
the recent funeral. Pans
or dishes can be found in the Parish Hall kitchen for you to pick
up at your convenience.
Decatur Fastpitch Softball League is sponsoring a four-man Florida
Scramble on Saturday, July
15, at the Grey Goose Golf Club.
It will be a shotgun start beginning at 7:00 a.m.
The cost is $40 per person (18 holes & 2 carts).
A sandwich will be served on the tenth hole.
Registration forms are due by June
8 and should be returned to Dale Gallmeyer. Registration forms are in either entrance way and will
also be included in the June newsletter.
Scott Helming, principal of Trinity Lutheran School, Lansing,
Illinois has been issued a three-year renewable call to be
principal of Wyneken. We ask you to keep him in your prayers.
Should you desire to encourage him, you may contact him at
Trinity Lutheran School, 18144 Glen Terrace, Lansing, IL
lunch accounts were to be
paid in full by Friday, May
concerning your account can be directed to Darrel Ehlerding
grade graduation will be held on Tuesday,
May 30, at 8:00 p.m. at Bingen.
Bellmont Show Choir will be performing a few musical skits at our
school on Wednesday, May 31, at 12:30 p.m.
Anyone is welcome to come and watch.
last day of school is Friday,
June 2. This will
be a half-day with dismissal at 11:15 a.m. after morning chapel.
Parents and friends are welcome to attend. The Awards Ceremony will begin at 8:30 a.m. The kindergarten children will be singing at our closing
chapel. There is no bus transportation home for all students. Please make sure your child has a way home.
Day pick-up date is
Monday, June 5,
from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Wyneken cafeteria.
deadline to register for the 3 year old Pre-K class as well as the
4/5 year old Pre-K class is June
Kris Blomenberg or Becky DeKoninck after the worship service this
morning if you wish to purchase some SCRIP.
in the school office for information regarding summer sports
girls soccer team played Suburban Bethlehem last Friday.
A win would put them in the semifinals on Tuesday, May 30, at 4:30 p.m. at Kreager Park (#4).
The finals are on Wednesday, May 31, at 4:30
p.m. at Kreager Park (#4) .
Sunday Worship Service - 224 with 163 receiving Holy
Communion; Sunday School - 57; Bible Class - 22; Monday Evening
Bible Class - 9; Early-bird Bible Class - 8
OFFERINGS LAST WEEK
THIS WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
|TUESDAY||6:00 A.M.||Early-bird Bible Class|
|7:00 P.M.||Men's softball vs. Soest @ Hoagland|
|8:00 P.M.||8th grade Graduation @ Bingen|
|WEDNESDAY||8:30 P.M.||Men's softball vs. Ossian @ Hoagland|
|THURSDAY||9:00 A.M.||LWML Bible Class @ Lucille Stoppenhagen's|
|7:00 P.M.||Ascension Service|
|FRIDAY||8:30 A.M.||Awards Ceremony @ Wyneken|
|10:15 A.M.||Closing Chapel @ Wyneken|
NEXT WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
Worship Service with Holy Communion
Worship Service with Holy Communion (Sunday School Recognition)
Sunday School Picnic
|June 6||7:00 P.M.||
Elders/Vision 2000 Meetings
Trustees/Board of Finance Meetings
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