Zion-Friedheim Evangelical Lutheran Church
We 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. If you are
communing, please take a moment to complete a communion registration card.
The card can be placed in the offering plate or given to one of the
Deacons. Please worship with us
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July 9, 2000
+ In Nomine Jesu +
|Order of Worship||Page 15|
|Hymns||TLH #1; #49; #304; #328; #348; #541, v. 5 ©|
The Theme of the Day
|The Growth of the Kingdom|
|Like a twig, God plants and the Kingdom grows|
|2 Corinthians 5:1-10||Through the body, Christians produce the fruit of good work|
|Mark 4:26-34||As a seed, God's Kingdom grows to maturity|
in the Dark"
|The Acolyte||Dawn Heckman|
+ SOLI DEO GLORIA +
remember our members celebrating birthdays this week -- Kent Stoppenhagen,
Brandon Buuck, Dawn Buuck, Nathan Buuck, Kari Heckman, Lucas Michael Strickler
(his first birthday), and Jill Blomenberg.
May the Lord continue to guide, direct, and bless their lives.
rejoice with Ryan and Erin (Hormann) Lengerich on the birth of their son, Payton James, on
Saturday, July 1. May the Good
Shepherd keep an ever-watchful eye on this most precious of His lambs.
extend our Christian sympathy to Esther Gallmeyer as her mother, Helen Scare,
was called to her heavenly home and was given Christian burial last Sunday.
May the God of all comfort be with her.
the Great Physician grant health and strength to all who are in need of His
presence in their lives. Esther
Nuerge was a patient at Caylor-Nickel Clinic this past week.
remember in our prayers Jill Baker and Jason Scheumann who were married at St.
Mary's yesterday afternoon. We
also remember Beth Blomenberg and Scott McCloskey who will be married on
Tuesday in Hawaii. May the Lord
bless these couples as they begin their lives together.
also thank Cindy Houser for playing the organ for us this morning. May the Lord also bless her as she shares her gift of music
Joash strayed from the Lord in his later years; sadly, many people today also
renounce their faith. Hear Rev.
Wallace Schulz's message,
"Faithful to the End," on the The Lutheran Hour.
The show airs on WOWO beginning 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 p.m. on 1090 on Sunday.
men's softball team has one game this week.
They'll face Soest on Tuesday,
July 11, at 8:30 p.m. at Hoagland.
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 information.
The theme for this week is "The Creatures & The Creator."
If you have any comments about this new program, please contact pastor
or one of the Elders.
do you remember receiving a mite box? It's
now time to start collecting those mites.
A box is in the entrance way of the church for you to deposit your
mites. You may also bring them with you to the next LWML meeting which will be
held on Tuesday, July 18, at 7:00
the maze will be open. The Foods
Committee is asking for donations. Coke
and Pepsi products (especially Mountain Dew) are
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 any member of the Foods
Committee - Dorothy Heckman, Denise Conrad, Mary Gallmeyer, or Tami
Stoppenhagen. They would be more than willing to pick up the items from
you. Thanks in advance for your
the entry area for the maze is on grass this year, the idea was to use picnic
tables rather than straw bales for seating.
If you could lend your picnic tables to the maze from August through
October, please let Judy Werling (639-6132)
know as soon as possible. A group
may be needed to build some if enough tables are loaned.
Quarterly Voters' Meeting will be held following the church services today. Reports from our
various boards and committees will be given.
from the Treasurer
|Balance on hand, June 30, 2000||$3,093.77|
|Expected expenses for July|
|Wyneken (July payment)||$11,310.39|
|Indiana Department of Revenue||$158.0
|Decatur Bank & Trust (loan payment)||$300.00|
|Social Security & Medicare||$340.76|
|Van Dyne Crotty||$43.18|
|Total expected expenses for July||$19,380
|Total needed to meet expected expenses for July||$16,298.19
Camp Watcha Wanna Do coed slow pitch softball tournament will be held on Saturday, July 22, at Hoagland with ball games beginning at 11:00
a.m. Additional games and
activities, including a raffle, are being planned for this year. If any one is interested in playing, please contact Kevin or
Dawn Buuck after the worship service this morning.
At least 15 people are needed (with an age limit of 13 years or older).
LWML Thursday morning Bible class will be held this Thursday at the home of
Adele Blomenberg. The class
begins at 9:00 a.m.
Homes Auxiliary invite you to their annual ice cream social at Lutheran Homes.
It will be held today from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Dear Members of Friedheim,
I would like to thank everyone for their prayers, visits, and cards
following my surgery. A special
thank you to Pastor Dahling for his visits and prayers.
triangular-shaped dollies are missing from the storage room at school. They are used to move the teachers' desks.
If you know where they are, please contact Kim Ehlerding, the Wyneken
custodian, at 547-4229. If the dollies aren't returned soon, new ones will need to be
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. Great
news! Glenboork gift certificates
(with a return of 4%) will be available mid-July.
Just think of the possibilities. These
certificates are good for all
stores at Glenbrook Square and Glenbrook Commons.
Keep this in mind when doing that back-to-school shopping as well as
looking at those end-of-summer bargains.
want to go home and cook following our Voter's Meeting this morning? Our 8th graders have the solution. Enjoy a drive thru chicken BBQ.
Chicken will be sold today from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Meyer's
old gas station (across from Wyneken) or you may pick up your chicken at
Friedheim (at Pastor's garage) after church as well as after the church
meeting. Tickets are $4 for
½ chicken. (Pre-sale tickets are good from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.)
car, van, or truck need washed?
The 8th graders can help. Come
to their car wash at the Decatur Wal Mart parking lot from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00
p.m. on Saturday,
July 15. A free will donation
gets you a clean car. Profits go
to their Washington, DC trip. (Rain
date is July 22.)
Annual Wyneken Association Meeting will be held on Monday,
July 17, at 8:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall at Bingen.
Please plan to attend. One
of the items to be discussed is the proposed expansion.
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OFFERINGS LAST WEEK
|The door collection for Lutheran Social Services was $139|
THIS WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
Worship Service with Holy Communion
|10:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.||
Grade Chicken BBQ
Quarterly Voters' Meeting
|12:30 P.M. - 3:30 P.M.||
Lutheran Home's Ice Cream Social
Adult Bible Class
Men's softball vs. Soest @ Hoagland
|THURSDAY||9:00 A.M.||LWML Bible Class @ Adele Blomenberg's|
|8:00 P.M.||Wyneken School Board|
|SATURDAY||Golf tourney at Grey Goose|
|9:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.||Car wash at Wal Mart|
NEXT WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
|9:00 A.M.||Worship Service with Children's Sermon|
|July 17||7:00 P.M.||Men's softball vs. Fuelling @ Hoagland|
|8:00 P.M.||Wyneken Association Meeting @ Bingen|
|July 18||7:00 P.M.||LWML Quarterly Meeting|
|July 19||All Day||Tabea Society Extra Quilting|
|July 22||Rain date for 8th grade car wash|
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