Announcements for Sunday, December 16, 2018


DECEMBER BAND: The Vine. Leaders: Jean Measner & Pat Otto.

NEW MEMBER SUNDAY: Today we welcome our new members, Audrey Ludovico, Melodie Smith, Nel Medchill, Norma Schmidt and Derek, Sara, Jaden, Mila and Nora Holter into our church family. Please greet them with open arms and hearts.

MIDWEEK ADVENT SERVICES: Each Wednesday in Advent, we are having a midweek service at 11:15am. We will share soup, sandwiches and dessert following the service.

CHRISTMAS EVE: Our Christmas Eve services will be at 3:30pm and 7:00pm.

LET’S FILL THE BOXES for our neighbors in need! You can help these families with toys, baby needs and men and womens’ toiletries. You will find the boxes in our narthex. Thank you for sharing the Christmas spirit in our community!

LOVE BASKETS: Please consider donating items for Love Baskets which are delivered to local shut-ins from our church. Suggested items may include personal care items, cookies, lap blankets, all occasion cards, puzzles, pens/pencils, adult coloring books & colors, cozy socks, coffee, tea, stationary, stamps, candies, magazines (new), small gifts, fruit, nuts, kleenex - anything that might brighten a person's day. Please bring items to church by Wednesday, Dec. 19th and place them in the box marked love baskets. If you wish to make a monetary donation, please put your donation in the church mail box located by the coat racks, marked outreach and it will be used to purchase items to use. Baskets will be put together on Dec. 20th by Becky Olson's High School Homeroom Class and delivered on Sunday Dec. 22nd.Thank you for considering donating.Any questions, please contact Becky Olson at 612-590-5371.Please note that these donations are intended for our congregation members who cannot attend worship with us regularly, who are different from those for whom we have been collecting toys, toiletries, diapers, hats and mittens. If any of this




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