Today, we will be Installing and Ordaining Orv Corbin, Jeff Bleyenburg, and Jeff Snyder to the office of Elder. We will be Installing and Ordaining Kirk Dirksen and Lucas Roskamp, and Installing Bill Post to the office of Deacon. We will celebrate the Lord’s Supper.
Following the morning service, there will be a time of Fellowship. All visitors are invited.
10:45 a.m. Sunday School
Nursery a.m. - Caty Arp and Jessica Roskamp
Calling Elders: Arlyn Vander Beek and Art Menning
Those Who Need Our Prayers: Please keep all of our elderly members in your prayers. This week we focus on Helen Schuld.
Radio: Our church service is broadcast on 106.1 FM every Sunday at 10:30 a.m. If anyone would like to sponsor a service or services in memory of a loved one or to celebrate a special anniversary or
birthday, please contact Orv Corbin at 442-8334.
Monday: 10:00 a.m. The ladies will be making pigs-in-the-blanket.
1:00 p.m. Joy Circle - Lesson 7
Tuesday: 12:00 N Dwell in the Text Bible Study 1 Samuel 3:1-20 John 1:43-51
1:00 p.m. The ladies will finish the pigs.
Wednesday: L.I.F.T. - Life in Faith Together
6:15-7:00 p.m. Food & Fellowship
6:45-7:15 p.m. Kids Choir
7:00 p.m. Jr. RCYF & Sr. RCYF
7:15-8:00 p.m. K-6th Grade Catechism
7:15-8:15 p.m. Chapel Choir
Next Week Sunday
Nursery a.m. - Melissa Van Dyke and Paetyn Smit
Children’s Sermon: Brenda Kleinjan
Video Programmer: Nancy Wassink
Thank you to the Sunshine Circle for the delicious basket of goodies. Phil & Kathy Menning
Thank you to the Sr. RCYF for the visit and the soup and also to the Consistory for the card and visit.
Thank you to the choir for the card and gift. Darwin Schuld
Thank you to the Sunshine Circle for the delicious goodies and to those who visited with candy and gifts. Your thoughtfulness was appreciated. Lorraine Berhuis
Jr. RCYF: We are still looking for someone to fill the position for Jr. RCYF. This part time paid
position involves leading youth group on Wednesday evenings and coordinating other activities. There are 12-15 students in this group. Curriculum is already established. If you are interested or have any questions talk to Scott or Nancy Wassink or Pastor Mark.
Inspiration Hills News: Summer Camp Registration opens February 1st. Single Mom’s Retreat -
February 2-4 - Throughout this retreat on February 2-4 there will be plenty of stories, speakers, pampering time, discussion, mentoring, delious food, and a positive experience for you to take home. We promise to support and provide you a weekend you’ve been needing. You will receive the love of Jesus and we will encourage you in your relationship with Him. The theme comes from 1 John 4:19, “We love because He first loved us.” RSVP by January 26th. Ministry Vision Dinner - February 20th - Learn more about the place you love! It is a night of worship, prayers, and vision as we tell ministry stories and seek the wisdom and direction of the Holy Spirit for this year and beyond. Please plan to join us for this free event. RSVP by February 13th by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling the office at 712-986-5193 with your name and the number of people attending with you.
Learning Opportunity For Parents & Youth Leaders: Online and social media can be a dangerous place for our youth. The Southwest Crisis Center is bringing a national author and speaker, Alison Feigh of the Jacob Wetterling Resource Center, to Luverne in January to provide a training for community professionals and parents. She will give a presentation titled “Forensic Aspects of Online and Social Media Usage”. In this presentation she will help adults understand why youth are susceptible to online dangers, what those dangers are and ways to reduce the risk. This event will be January 25th, 2018 from 9am – 4pm at Grand Prairie Events. Registration is $50 and includes lunch catered by The Bluestem. Visit www.mnswcc.org to register or contact Jen at 507-283-9917 for more information.