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 with us this morning, please take a moment to complete a communion
registration card. There are cards
in either entrance way of the church. You
may give the card to one of the Deacons or place it in the offering plate.
Please worship with us again soon.
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November 5, 2000
+ In Nomine Jesu +
|Order of Worship||Page 15|
|Special Music||"Seek Ye First"|
|Hymns||TLH #3, #399, #351; #373; #374; #396 ©|
|The Readings||The Root of Evil|
|Amos 5:6-7, 10-15||The love of money can afflict the needy|
|Hebrews 3:1-6||Jesus, a faithful servant|
The love of money can prevent entrance into the kingdom of God
Rev. Tom Park, Guest Preacher
|The Acolyte||Andrew Werling|
+ SOLI DEO GLORIA +
thank Rev. Tom Park for delivering this morning's sermon message.
We pray the Lord continued blessings upon his life.
remember our members celebrating birthdays this week -- Janice K. Buuck,
Scott Gehres, Barb Geyer, Heidi Knipstein, Matt Nidlinger, Katie Linnemeier,
Amy DeKoninck, and Amanda Hunkins.
We also remember our 3rd grade teacher, Mickey Martin, as well as Deb
Miller who teaches at Concordia grade school, in our prayers.
Today we also remember one of our Sunday School teachers, Lisa Lee.
May the Lord continue to guide, direct, and bless their lives.
welcome to our Friedheim family, Randy and Trisha Hockemeyer, and their
children, Ryan and Travis. They
have transferred their membership to us from Zion Lutheran Church, Woodburn.
May the Lord bless them in their new church home.
the Great Physician grant health and strength to all who are in need of His
presence in their lives. We
especially remember Joyce Heckman who is undergoing tests this week.
wish to thank Alicia Drier and Rachelle Buuck for sharing their gift of song
with us this morning. It
enhances our worship service.
remember in our prayers the family and friends of Henry Schuller (Velma
Schuller's brother-in-law) who was called to his heavenly home on Thursday
and was given Christian burial yesterday.
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.
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 "Last Judgment."
to The Lutheran Hour.
The show airs on Sunday on WLW (700) out of
Cincinnati at 7:00 a.m. and on Van Wert stations WERT (1220) and WKSD
(99.7 FM) at 10:30 a.m. The
program can also be heard on Sunday at 8:05 a.m. on WBZD (92.7 FM) and at
3:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on WFCV (1090).
make plans to come to attend this year's Advent By Candlelight. It will be held on Monday,
December 4, with the doors opening at 6:30 p.m. and serving beginning at
7:00 p.m. Hostesses will again
be needed. If you wish to
volunteer to serve as a hostess, please return your registration form by November
19. All other reservations are due by November 27. There are
extra registration forms in either entrance way of the church.
are still some cookbooks left. If
you wish to purchase any for holiday giving, you may wish to do so soon. The Helpful Hints Almanac is also available. Cookbooks
are $8 while the Almanac is $4. Questions?
Please contact one of the committee members (Becky DeKoninck, Karen
Gallmeyer, Mary Gallmeyer, Shirley Hormann, or Sylvia Schuemann).
and candy orders should be available for pick up following the worship
service on Sunday, November 12.
It is anticipated that there will be extras.
If you didn't get your order in or want to get more, please check
with Mary Gallmeyer or Becky DeKoninck.
pledge forms need to be returned TODAY.
If you have misplaced your form, there are extra information packets
in either entrance way of the church. If
you have any questions regarding the pledge, please feel free to contact one
of our School Board members (Jim Heckman, Kim Schamerloh, or Stan
Stoppenhagen) or a member of the Wyneken Expansion Finance Committee (Kathy
Bultemeier, Denise Conrad, or Dave Miller).
They will be available following this morning's worship service to
answer your questions. Prayerfully consider your commitment to our school and keep
Wyneken in your prayers.
Council Members: The
minutes from the October 3, 2000 Council Meeting are in your slots in the
entrance way of the church. Please
pick up your copy as you leave the worship service this morning.
The next Council meeting is Tuesday,
November 7. Please note
that the Nominating Committee will meet following the Council Meeting.
you like to serve on Church Council? If
so, please contact Pastor Dahling or Ron Buuck and let them know for which
office you would like to be placed on the ballot.
LYF Members: Come
to the gym night at Wyneken this
evening beginning at 6:30 p.m. It's
a chance to socialize as well as get in some volleyball or basketball!
Morning Glories will be going to the Hessen Cassel "Old Fashioned
Country Christmas" this Saturday,
November 11. The show hours
are 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Set
up will be Friday evening beginning at 5:00 p.m.
If you would like
to help transport items to and/or from the show or would like to work at the
show, please contact Marlene Conrad or Shirley Buuck.
If you have craft items you would like to donate for the bazaar,
please have them to the Parish Hall by 3:00 p.m. on Friday.
Altar Guild will meet on Tuesday,
November 14, at 7:30 p.m. New
members are always welcome!
Friday, November 10, on the
calendar for an "End-to-Vision 2000" celebration supper.
Chicken noodle soup and chili as well as sandwiches, desserts, and
drinks will be served from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
A free will donation will be accepted.
Carry outs will also be available.
Lutheran Fastpitch Softball League will have its annual "Hall of
Fame" round and square dance at the Hoagland Hayloft on Friday,
November 10, from 9:00 p.m. to midnight.
Tickets are $3.50 and can be obtained from Steve Conrad.
Music is being provided by "Breakaway," who are making
their farewell tour.
time for bids to be submitted for Parish Hall custodian, church custodian,
and groundskeeper. Bids
are to be given to one of our Trustees (Dale Heckman, Sean Sielschott, Tom
DeKoninck, or Calvin Buuck) by December
1. Job descriptions
are avialable. Any
questions, please contact one of the Trustees.
congregation's men's basketball season begins on Monday,
November 13, at 6:00 p.m. at Monmouth.
Our team will face St. Mary's.
The league offers competition plus Christian fellowship.
Friedheim's team always has room for interested players.
the King Sunday is November 26.
This year, we plan on reading the names of loved ones who have gone
to the Kingdom of Heaven and ring the bell after each name is read.
Please contact Pastor Dahling or the church office
by Sunday, November 19, if
you wish to have the name of a loved one or special person included in this
Son has Made Me Free" is the theme of this year's concert by the
Decatur Lutheran Chorale. The
concert will be held at Zion Lutheran Church, 10th and Monroe Streets on Sunday, November 12, at 5:00 p.m.
You are invited to attend.
Lutheran Church, Ossian, is sponsoring a Soup & Sandwich Dinner next Sunday,
November 12. Serving will
be from 11:15 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. A
free will donation will be accepted. There
will also be crafts, a bake sale, cookie walk, Scholastic Book Fair, and
Peter's Lutheran School, 7810 Maysville Road, Ft. Wayne, is having a Fish
and Tenderloin Dinner on Sunday,
November 19, with serving from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Tuesday, November 7, is the date for the next PTL meeting.
Rev. Al Wingfield, of Concordia Seminary, will present a short
seminar on "Time Management" following this 7:00 p.m. meeting.
Child care will be provided by the 8th grade class for $1 per child.
will be no school this Thursday and Friday, November
9 and 10, since the
teachers will participating in the INPEA Conference.
We pray for a successful and informative conference.
Day order forms are included in this morning's bulletin.
Order forms need to be in the school office by Tuesday, November 14, while Internet orders are due by noon on Wednesday,
November 22. Pick-up date
is Monday, November 27, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the school
Wyneken family received an AAL Volunteer sheet.
These sheets need to be returned to the school office by Wednesday, November 15. Any
volunteer hours for the current year (January - present) can be counted.
Don't forget to include all those Cornfusion hours!
Extra forms are available in the school office.
(You do not need to be an AAL member to complete these forms.)
card money is due on Monday, November
20. If you have any
problems with your order (mistaken, broken, damaged, or missing items), send
the items along with a note explaining the problem to school as soon as
8th graders are sponsoring the Wyneken Craft Show which will be held on Saturday, December 2. Show
hours are 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. There
are just a few tables left. If
you are interested in renting a booth or want more information, please
contact Anne Fuhrmann at 547-4469. Tables
in the gym and library are $25 each while tables placed in the hallway are
is again adopting two families from Lutheran Social Services "Adopt A
Family" Christmas Program. There
is a listing of needed items for these families on the bulletin boards in
either entrance way of the church. You
may bring your donations to Wyneken or send them with a Wyneken student.
Pre-K (4) through 2nd graders will present "The Little Christmas
Tree" on Tuesday, December 5,
at 7:00 p.m. in the Wyneken gym. All
are invited to attend.
Sunday Worship Service -
242; Bible Class - 19; Sunday
School - 77; Monday Evening Bible Class - 7; Early-bird Bible Class - 4.
OFFERINGS LAST WEEK
THIS WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
|9:00 A.M.||Worship Service with Holy Communion|
|6:30 P.M.||LYF Gym Night @ Wyneken|
|MONDAY||7:00 P.M.||Adult Bible Class|
Early-bird Bible Class
|9:00 A.M.||Morning Glories|
|7:00 P.M.||Elders' Meeting|
|7:30 P.M.||Board of Finance/Vision 2000/Trustees Meetings|
|8:00 P.M.||Council Meeting (The Nominating Committee will meet following the Council Meeting.)|
Chapel at Wyneken
|THURSDAY||9:00 A.M.||LWML Bible Class @ Dorothy Heckman's|
|FRIDAY||5:00 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.||
End of Vision 2000 Supper
Set up for Hessen Cassel Craft Show
|SATURDAY||8:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.||
Hessen Cassel Bazaar
NEXT WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
|November 12||9:00 A.M.||Worship Service|
|10:15 A.M.||Sunday School & Bible Class|
|November 14||7:30 P.M.||
|November 15||7:00 P.M.||Choir|
|November 16||8:00 P.M.||School Board @ Wyneken|
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