Bulletin – Sunday
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Sunday morning worship service will be on KDOM radio at 9:00 am on channel 103.1FM or 1580 AM. You can also watch live stream of the service on our Facebook page.
Sunday Morning Worship Services will be at 9:00 am
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July Newsletter and weekly bulletins are available at both entrances.
Alleluia. Take heart; it is I. Do not be afraid. Alleluia. Mark 6:50c
Prayer Before Service… Holy Lord, cause us to be strengthened in our inner being by the gracious working of the Holy Spirit. He who calls us from the darkness of this world into the freeing light of Your Son and our Savior Jesus Christ, who with You and the Holy Spirit are one God, world without end. 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, July 25, 2021
“Ninth Sunday after Pentecost”
“8:55 Windom Chordhustlers Sing”
Opening Hymn LSB # 935 “Tell Out, My Soul, the Greatness of the Lord”
Divine Service IV PAGE – 203
First Reading Genesis 9:8-17
Epistle Ephesians 3:14-21
Gospel Mark 6:45-56
Sermon Hymn LSB # 535 “How Wide the Love of Christ”
Sermon “Great Expectations”
Distribution Hymn LSB # 637 “Draw Near and Take the body of the Lord”
Closing Hymn LSB # 763 “When Peace, Like a River”
Prayer at Closing…O Lord, our righteousness and daily life, as we live in a hostile world and as we battle daily against our own sinful flesh bring to bear in us the armor and sword of Your holy Word that we may stand against all the assaults of our enemies in the assurance of faith; though Jesus Christ, Your Son, our Savior. Amen.
Prayer at Closing…Gracious Savior, bring the comfort of Your holy word through the Gospel of salvation to bear in our daily lives. Dispel the fears caused by both the certain and uncertain things of life that we face daily, that trusting in Your grace with the vigor of faith, our lives may sing in holy witness to Your goodness to us sinners. Hear us holy Jesus. Amen.
In Our Prayers . . . Anniversary… Ron & Cheryl Peters, Joel & Jody Higley Health. . . John Martinsen, Jan Meier, Joyce Oltmans, Ashley Ehrich, Olive Kruse, Trisha Oeltjenbruns, Gerri Windschitl, Anthony Buckentin, Elizabeth Wiemann, Vern & Ardoth Kraetsch, Joyce Becker, Sharol Cree, Pat Daly, Dan Heibult, Daniel Schroeder.
Sunday KDOM Broadcast…Is sponsored by the Soehren Family in honor of Martha Soehren 98th birthday.
We thank the Windom Chordhustlers for sharing their music with us today.
Flowers on the Altar…Are given by Ron & Cheryl Peters in honor of their wedding anniversary.
Betty Tasler 90th Birthday Party…Will be held this Saturday, July 31st from 2:00-5:00 at the Windom Community Center Senior Dining room. Hosted by her family.
Pastor Bob Tasler…Will be here on August 1st to lead our worship service. Pastor Tasler is celebrating his 50th anniversary of his ordination. He was ordained here at LCOOS on May 30, 1971.
Pastor is Gone…Thursday, July 29th thru August 8th. If you need assistance please call one of the Elders: Scott Oltmans, Dennis Johnson, Daryl Tasler, Nathan Wildermuth, Albert Becker, or Jim Robinson.Joanna Circle…Will meet on August 19 at 1:30 in the fellowship hall.
LWML Meeting…Will be on August 5 at 6:00 P.M. We will be having a pot luck meal in the fellowship hall. Everyone should bring a dish to pass. Beverages will be provided.
Vacation Bible School… Will be held August 15-19th. Theme is “God’s Wonder Lab”. Supper 5:15; VBS 6:00-8:30. Please fill out a registration sheet and place in the gold bag provided. Registrations sheets can be found in the upper narthex. Contact Laura Alvstad at 831-2365 with any questions
Wednesday Evening Worship… If you feel more comfortable with a smaller group of congregational members or are gone on the weekends, please join us for our Wednesday evening worship service at 6:30 pm. NO Wednesday Evening Worship…On August 4th.
Faith in Action Sharing Center… The Sharing Center continues to need spring & summer clothing, personal care items, bedding, towels, paper products, non-perishable food, baby food & baby toiletries and monetary donations. Items you wish to donate may be delivered 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). Make checks 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.
Lutheran Hour … July 25 “The Peace Child” Speaker: Rev. Dr. Michael Zeigler. A story about warring tribes and the peace which comes only through the giving of a son. (Ephesians 3). 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.
Saturday Men’s Bible Breakfast… Will meet on Saturday, July 31st at 8:00 am.
Hy-Vee Receipts…We will be collecting the Hy-Vee receipts from now on, instead of the labels. We would like to have the member highlight the Hy-Vee products on the receipt and tally up the number of items on the receipt and write that number on the bottom of the receipt. The label container that was located by the Sonshine room will be relocated to the lower narthex.
Lutherans for Life… July 25 “We need to keep fueled up through Christian fellowship in worship and in the sacraments. We need to pray without ceasing and receive the peace in that special relationship with God. And then, we need to stand strong and boldly declare God’s plan for life. We can’t be timid, afraid to speak up or be noticed. If we don’t share the truth, who will?” Virginia Flo, Regional Director of Minnesota and National Conference Director.
Lesson for next Sunday
August 1, 2021
Divine I Service
Guest Preacher Pastor Bob Tasler
Opening Hymn: LSB # 816
OT Reading: Exodus 16:2-15
Epistle: Ephesians 4:1-16
Gospel Reading: John 6:22-35
Sermon Hymn: LSB # 690
Communion Hymn: LSB # 629
Closing Hymn: LSB # 917