Today, following the morning service, there will be a time of Fellowship. All visitors are invited.
10:45 a.m. Sunday School
Nursery a.m. - Kaylee Scholten and Kinsie Nelson
Calling Elders: Lloyd Van’t Hof and Larry Stevens
Those Who Need Our Prayers: Please keep all of our elderly members in your prayers. This week we focus on Susie Mesman.
Tuesday: 12:00 N Dwell in the Text Bible Study Psalm 95 Hebrews 4:1-16
Wednesday: NO L.I.F.T. - Life in Faith Together
Next Week Sunday
There will be no Sunday School next week. Next week a speaker from the Gideons will speak. There is an envelope in your box if you would like to make a donation to them. You can either mail it or put it in the envelope and put in the offering plate next week.
Nursery a.m. - Kelly Heard and Kayla Buys
Children’s Sermon: Nancy Wassink Video Programmer: Nancy Wassink
Thank you to everyone who helped in any way to make our annual Fall Soup supper a huge success. We were told by many that our food was delicious. So many of you that made soup or desserts or worked in the kitchen, or helped clean up, organize, or greeted people with a friendly smile. Thank you. We appreciate the extra time that everyone took to make this event successful again this year!
Volunteers Needed: Kids’ Choir is looking for parent volunteers for crowd control. Sign up for a week or a month. We’d really appreciate at least 2 volunteers per week. If your child comes to choir please sign up on the sheet in the narthex.
Food Shelf: The Edgerton Food Shelf is in need of: canned peaches, pears, potatoes, peas, vegetable soup. Also, spaghetti, tuna, peanut butter, jam, and pork & beans.
Fellowship: The Elders are in charge of Fellowship for the month of October.
Nursery Attendants Needed: Coffee Break Bible Study has a wonderful problem. The nursery is full of little ones. We could use more adults to help care for these little ones while their mom attends Bible Study. If you are available from 9:15 to 10:50 on Wednesdays please contact Thea at 507.227.9513. Even if you can only help once a month or as a substitute, it would be greatly
appreciated. Grandpas are welcome too!
Women’s Bible Study: “Hebrews, A Better Blend” ladies Bible Study will be starting on Saturday,
November 3 at 8:00 a.m. This is an 8 week Bible Study written by Leah C. Adams on the book of
Hebrews. Cost of the book is $20. Money for the book is due by October 21. A sample of the book is in the entryway. If you have any questions, please talk to Kristin Groen. (Cell 605-214-1747 or stop by the house after 5:00 p.m.)
Operation Christmas Child Boxes: Everyday boys and girls suffer from war, poverty, disease, and
natural disasters. OCC makes it possible for millions of these children to experience God’s love through
hoeboxes filled with gifts by caring individuals and families. We have the boxes in the entry area. We have both plastic or the printed kind, please take either and fill them with your gifts for a child in need. Remember we cannot send candy or toothpaste this year. Last year our church filled 129 boxes. We are shooting for at least 140 this year. Please consider filling a box this year to help a child who many not get a Christmas gift at all.
Justice for All invites you to join them for an information meeting about upcoming Service & Learning Trips on Tuesday, October 16, 7:00 p.m. at the JFA Ministry Center, 1335 Valley Drive. Hear details and experiences of what Service & Learning trips are about, as well as answering any questions about dates, times, and locations. Come heck the possibility of where God may be leading you. If you can’t make the meeting but would like more information, please call Luke Grooters at JFA 712-476-2804 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hope Haven’s 54th Annual Society Meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 23 at Hope Haven in Rock Valley beginning at 1:00 p.m. Society members will have the opportunity to elect Board
members, review recent audit and budgets, and receive the annual report on the ministry of Hope Haven. Hope Haven is a Society owned agency; therefore you are encouraged to exercise your membership and become involved in the business of Hope Haven.
The 1st Fall Inspiration Hills auction is coming up fast - Friday, October 26. This year’s auction proceeds will go towards the kitchen remodel. Everyone is invited to attend. Come for fellowship, food, and amazing items. The doors open at 6:00 p.m. when you can look over the donated items and enjoy soup and dessert. The auction will begin at 7:00 p.m. We are looking to have a number of larger items (dinners, tickets, outings, meat bundles - whatever you can think of). Smaller items and homemade goodies are also welcome. We will combine them to make some awesome baskets. If you would like to donate items, please contact Dave Heilman at Inspiration Hills at 712-360-0140.
All are invited to the 8th Annual Gospel Jubilee on Sunday, October 28, 3-5 p.m. at American Reformed Church, Luverne. Entertainment provided by The Perry’s, a southern gospel mixed group from Georgia. A freewill offering will be received. Refreshments served following the concert.
Inspiration Hills Ladies Auxiliary Final Event - The Harvest Dinner - November 15. The
ladies Auxiliary has been a mainstay for the support of Inspiration Hills for many years but will conclude their work at the end of 2018. Our staff and board would like to thank all the women and their spouses who graciously gave of their time, energy, and resources that impacted so many campers and guests. We encourage the attendance of all the women and their spouses, who have every been a part of or has
supported the Inspiration Hills ladies Auxiliary. Please join us to celebrate their work. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Free will donation. Past Auxiliary members & spouses are free.