Bulletin – Sunday
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Sunday Morning Worship Services will be at 9:00 am
BULLETINS ARE AVAILABLE IN THE EDUCATION WING DOOR EACH THURSDAY BY 1:00 PM
March Newsletter and weekly bulletins are available at both entrances.
Destroy this temple, and in three days I will raise it up. John 2:19
Prayer Before Service… O Holy Lord, as we hear Your Commandments spoken to us this day remind us that they are holy and unchanging for people of every age. Convict us by Your Holy Law that we may repent and receive Your gifts of forgiveness and life through Jesus Christ, Your Son, our Lord. Amen.
***To assist in your preparation for the Lord’s Supper, you may turn to the “Christian Questions with their Answers” on page 329 in your hymnals.
Sunday, March 7, 2021
“Third Sunday in Lent”
Opening Hymn LSB # 579 “The Law of God Is Good and Wise”
Divine I page – 151
First Lesson Exodus 20:1-17
Epistle 1 Corinthians 18-31
Gospel John 2:13-22
Sermon Hymn LSB # 580 “The Gospel Show the Father’s Grace”
Sermon “God’s Foolishness and Weakness”
Distribution Hymn LSB # 427 “In the Cross of Christ I Glory”
Closing Hymn LSB # 850 “God of Grace and God of Glory”
Prayer at Closing… You put us in this world dear Savior, that we may not boast in ourselves or our own accomplishments or holy works. Draw us always by Your grace to You and Your work which redeems and intercedes for us as the redeemed, precious in our heavenly Father’s sight; who with You and the Holy Spirit are one God, world without end. Amen.
In Our Prayers . . . Anniversary… Health… Jan Meier, Jim Robinson, Anthony Buckentin, Jake Smith, Elizabeth Wiemann, Donna Hancock (surgery), Ardoth Kraetsch (eyes), Joyce Becker, Corky Kolander, Jeff Lund, Sharol Cree, Pat Daly, Dan Heibult, Daniel Schroeder, Suz Schroeder, Bill Hanson. The Family of Meridith Grams. The Family of Miriam Cunningham(Sarah Winters Mom).
KDOM Broadcast...Is sponsored by Steve & Pam Theesfeld in memory of Mary Clark.
Death & Burial… Meridith Grams entered her eternal home on February 24, 2021. Merdy was given Christian burial on March 3, 2021.
Turn Your Clocks Forwards…One hour this Saturday night, March 13th or you will be late for Sunday Morning worship.
Finance Counters…We will start our normal Sunday morning counting today, March 7th.
Sunday Morning Bible Class & Sunday School…Will meet on Sunday, March 14th at 10:30 am.
Tuesday Morning Bible Class… Will be held on March 9th at 9:00 am. If school is 2 hours late Bible class is cancelled.
Confirmation Class…Will be held on Wednesday, March 10th at 3:30-5:00 pm.
Lenten Wednesday Evening Worship… We continue our Lenten journey through Zechariah 5:5-11 “Who Will Take the Garbage Out?”. Please join us on Wed. March 10th at 6:30 pm
Choir Rehearsal…Choir will practice on Wednesday, March 10th about 7:30 pm after the Lenten evening service.
Quilting Ladies…We will quilt on Thursday, March 11th at 9:00 am.
Church & LWML Mite Offerings…You may mail them to the church or stop by the church office and drop them off. Mite boxes can be found in the upper narthex and by the pastor’s office door.
Sunday Bulletin…Will now be printed on Wednesday. The deadline for information for the bulletin is Tuesday noon. You can email it to the church office at email@example.com
Saturday Men’s Bible Breakfast…Will meet on March 13th at 8:00 am.
No Thursday Night Bible Class… For the month of March. We will start up on April 8th at 6:00 pm.
Faith in Action Sharing Center Spring Drive…The Sharing Center continues to need clothing, outerwear, personal care items, bedding, towels, paper products, non-perishable food, and monetary donations. Items you wish to donate may be delivers to the lower narthex cart or may now be picked up from your home by calling Larry Salzwedel (#831-0008) or Jim Vellema (#822-1226). Monetary donation checks make payable to Faith in Action and given to Ruby Wilson, our Committee Treasurer. Also, if you need help around your home, call Larry or Jim. The next Faith in Action meeting will be March 9th at 6:00 pm.
PLEASE NOTE: Reserved Pews… There are 6 pews that are reserved for families with young children.
Coins for Christ…You may have noticed that we have put the large 5 gallon water jug back in the narthex. We will be collecting change and even paper money for a young man in our circuit who is being educated right now for the Pastoral Ministry. Pastor Dale Hedstrom’s son Isaac is now attending Concordia University in Mequon, WI in his pre-seminary studies to become a LC-MS pastor.
Lutheran Hour… March 7 “A Place to Belong” Speaker: Rev. Dr. Michael Zeigler A house is not a person—but, could a Person be a house, a place to belong? Dr. Michael Zeigler talks about finding that place, in Christ. (Mark 11: 1-26) March 14 “Widow’s Mite” Speaker: Rev. Dr. Michael Zeigler. Why did Jesus commend a poor widow who gave all her money to a corrupt institution that oppressed widows? Dr. Michael Zeigler takes a deeper look. (Mark 12: 13-34) Lutheran Hour is broadcast on Sundays on radio stations: WCCO 830 AM at 6:05 am/KDOM 103.1 FM/1580 AM at 10:00 am/KJWR 90.9 FM at 6:00 pm.
Lutherans for Life… March 7 “Whether you are five or 35 or 65, there will be days when it seems to you that God has dropped it. When that happens, when the darkness threatens to close in on you, just go back to the simple truth that God taught you in your youth. Go back to the Word of Light, the Word that is Christ. ‘Jesus loves me, this I know, for the Bible tells me so.’ That will lighten the way for you, for us all.” Rev. Dr. Dale A. Meyer, The Lutheran Hour
Benefit for Sean-David Doyle… April 18, 2021 at Wabasso Community Center – (Brother-in-law to Spenser & Brittany Schichtl and Cory & Stacy Hillesheim) Sean-David was diagnosed with stage 4 Colon Cancer that has metastasized to his liver and lungs. If you would like to donate to the silent auction, please contact Rose Schmiesing at 507-829-7515 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Lesson for next Sunday
March 14, 2021
Divine I Service
Opening Hymn: LSB # 571
Hymn Replace OT Canticle: LSB # 560
OT Reading: Numbers 21:4-9
Epistle: Ephesians 2:1-10
Gospel Reading: John 3:14-21
Sermon Hymn: LSB # 566
Closing Hymn: LSB # 702