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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June 11, 2000
+ In Nomine Jesu +
|Order of Worship||TLH - Page 32|
|Hymns||TLH #224; #229; #231 ©|
The Theme of the Day
|The Spirit Gives Life|
|Ezekiel 37:1-14||The Spirit through the preached word raised the dead|
|Acts 2:1-21||The Spirit gives power to witness in foreign languages|
|John 14:25-27||The Spirit gives you peace|
Your Spiritual Thirst"
You are thirsty.
|The Acolyte||David Mourey|
+ SOLI DEO GLORIA +
remember our members celebrating birthdays this week -- Chelsae
Armao, Calvin Buuck, Leona Worth, Willis Conrad, and Kelly
Mourey. 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.
flowers on the altar are to the glory of God and in honor of the
graduates of 2000. May
the Lord bless Sara Des Jean, Julie Heckman, Beth Heimann,
Kylene Nidlinger, Jim Buuck, and Tyler Stoppenhagen.
May the Lord be their ever present guide as they enter
the world of work or attend college in the fall.
remember those members of the LWML who will be traveling to
Evansville, Indiana for the LWML Convention this Friday through
Sunday. We pray for
their safety as well as the success of the convention.
has been our custom during the summer months, a children's
sermon will be a part of our church service on non-communion
Sundays. Today is
the first of these sermons.
Parents, please encourage your children to come forward
when asked to participate in this message aimed at them.
Dale Meyer speaks with a former drug lord, a man who is now a
Christian but admits that he misses much from his former
Father's Day message has important truths for every father.
Hear Dr. Meyer's message, "A Man and His Toys," on the 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.
will be an LYF meeting in the back of church following the
worship service this morning.
The booth at Hoagland Days is one topic to be discussed.
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 were due yesterday.
If you have questions or would like to be a sponsor,
please contact Paul Des Jean or Gene Kiess.
are just a few seats left for the Chicago Bus Trip on Saturday,
July 1. If you
would like to attend, please return your reservation form as
soon as possible. 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
Contact Cindy Berning (459-6883).
important meetings will be held in June concerning the expansion
at Wyneken. On
Thursday, June 15,
there will be a joint meeting of the church councils from Bingen,
Preble, and Friedheim. They
will meet at 8:00 p.m. at Bingen's Fellowship Hall.
On Tuesday, June
20, there will be an informational open meeting at the
Wyneken gym from 8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
(Please note the date and location of the open meeting
has been changed.) On
the 20th, you will have an opportunity to look at the proposed
expansion plans, ask questions, and give your input.
men's softball team has two games this week.
They face Flatrock on Wednesday,
June 14, at 8:30 p.m. at Hoagland and Zion, Decatur at 8:30
p.m. on Friday, June 16, at Decatur.
the maze will be open. The
Foods Committee has met and is beginning to take donations.
Coke and Pepsi products (especially Mountain Dew) are
especially needed. Hot
dogs and hamburger (40 lbs.) are also on the request list.
If you would prefer to give cash and let the committee
make the purchase, that would also be helpful.
You may bring your donations to church or contact Tami
Stoppenhagen (728-9101) for her to pick up the items from you.
Thanks in advance for your help.
from the Treasurer
|Checkbook balance, May 31, 2000||$24.07|
|Expected expenses for June|
|Wyneken (May payment) *||$8,600.00|
|Wyneken (June payment) *||$11,310.39|
|Decatur Bank & Trust (loan payment)||$300.00|
|Social Security & Medicare||$343.52|
|Van Dyne Crotty||$43.18|
|Total expected expenses for June||$26,982.89|
|Total needed to meet expected expenses for June||$26,958.82|
2000 is the end of the fiscal year for our Wyneken school.
At that time, our Wyneken payments must be up to date.
As you can see, $19,910.39 is needed by the end of June
to make us current. If
these funds aren't received, the Trustees will need to borrow
any shortfall. (The
current balance on last
year's loan to meet
Wyneken's payment is $5,900
at Decatur Bank & Trust.)
Please prayerfully consider this situation.
will be an AAL meeting following the worship service this
morning. They will meet in the back of the church.
The AAL will also be presenting a special gift to each of
the graduates this morning.
in this morning's bulletin is a study guide ("Time in the
Word") for this week.
Please take a few moments each day to go over this
theme for this week is "One God in Three Persons."
If you have any comments about this new program, please
contact pastor or one of the Elders.
for the LWML ingathering were needed today.
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, six pencils with
erasers, and gallon Ziploc freezer bag.
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 June 16.
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 Homes. Carry
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.
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
your buckets, rags, and ladders and come to the school cleaning
on Monday, June 12, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Everyone's help is needed and will be appreciated.
The more willing hands, the less time it will take to get
the job accomplished.
deadline to register for the 3 year old Pre-K class as well as
the 4/5 year old Pre-K class is June
15. Questions? You
may contact Anne Hess (547-4618).
you need to contact Mr. Krupski, he will be in the school office
(mornings only) through June 30.
Kris Blomenberg or Becky DeKoninck after the worship service
this morning if you wish to purchase some SCRIP.
Look at the hotels, gas stations, and restaurants that
are participants in SCRIP while making your vacation plans.
Gordon's is the newest participant in SCRIP; however, you
don't need to buy certificates prior to visiting the store.
Gordon's program works as follows:
you will receive an identification card which you scan
when purchasing items. Wyneken
will be credited (up to 10%, depending on volume) on items
classified as "Fun
will then issue a check to Wyneken at the end of each month for
purchases made during that month.
You may pay for your purchases with cash, check, or
credit card. Application
forms are available from Kris Blomenberg.
Please fill one out and mail it in.
Ascension Service - 38; Sunday Worship Service (7:30
a.m.) - 68 with 55 receiving
Holy Communion; Sunday Worship Service (9:00 a.m.) - 191 with
Holy Communion; Monday Evening Bible Class - 9
OFFERINGS LAST WEEK
THIS WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
Service (Children's Sermon)
|MONDAY||6:00 P.M.- 8:00 P.M.||
School Cleaning at Wyneken
|7:00 P.M.||Adult Bible Class|
|WEDNESDAY||8:30 P.M.||Men's softball vs. Flatrock @ Hoagland|
|THURSDAY||8:00 P.M.||Joint Council meeting at Bingen|
|FRIDAY||3:00 P.M. - 7:30 P.M.||
Chicken BBQ at Lutheran Home
|8:30 P.M.||Men's softball vs. Zion @ Decatur|
|SATURDAY||5:30 P.M.||Bultemeier/Black Wedding|
|FRIDAY-SUNDAY||LWML Convention at Evansville|
NEXT WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
with Holy Communion
|June 19||7:00 P.M.||
Adult Bible Class
|June 20||8:00 P.M.||
Informational Meeting @ Bingen
|June 21||All Day||
Tabea Society extra quilting
Items for July newsletter due in church office
Friedheim Open @ Cross Creek
AAL Night at the Wizards
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