Bulletin – Sunday
March 17, 2019
Behold, your house is forsaken. And I tell you, you will not see me until you say, “Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord!” Luke 13:35
***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.
Prayer Before Service…Gracious Father, as we come together here into Your holy presence prepare us to receive with open ears and hearts Your Word which condemns our sin and Your Word which brings us to the cure for our sin even Jesus Christ, Your Son, our Savior. Amen.
Sunday, March 17, 2019
“Second Sunday in Lent”
Opening Hymn LSB # 825 “Rise, Shine, you People”
Divine III page – 184
First Reading Jeremiah 26:8-15
Epistle Philippians 3:17-4:1
Gospel Luke 13:31-35
Sermon Hymn LSB # 728 “How Firm a Foundation”
LSB # 637 “Draw Near and Take the Body of the Lord”
LSB # 730 “What Is the World to Me”
Closing Hymn LSB # 422 “On My Heart Imprint Your Image”
Prayer at Closing…When the reality of my life hits me, dear God of grace and mercy, let me not fret and fear, but rather turn to You in Your marvelous saving Word and find the new life You have given me in Jesus my Savior; who with You and the Holy Spirit are one God, would without end. Amen.
In Our Prayers . . . Anniversary… Health… Pat Baloun, Janet Meier, Wayne Deist(Mary Finke son), Helenn Raverty, Pat Miller, Ted Koch, Bob Munning, Sharon Malchow, Michael Cree, Wayne Grams, Lois Theesfeld, Char Kruse, Rose Crispin (Nicole Yonker’s Mother), Pastor Ernie Swenson, Gary Soleta, Daniel Schroeder, Suz Schroeder, Peggy Erickson, Bill Hanson, Breanna Grant, Dan Heibult, All the Shut-Ins, our Soldiers & their Families. The Family of Robert Pabst (Brother of Carl Pabst)
KDOM Broadcast...Is sponsored by the Hoppe Family in memory of Bernard & Anna Hoppe.
LWML Soup & Sandwich Luncheon…Join us this Tuesday, March 19th from 11:00-1:00pm for a hot bowl of soup, a sandwich and fellowship.
Tuesday Morning Bible Study…Will meet on Tues., March 19th at 9:00 am. Reminder: If school is 2 hours late or closed bible study will be cancelled.
Lutheran Hour Rally Celebration…Will be held today in Mankato on March 17th at 4:00 pm at Hosanna Lutheran Church. Message given by Rev. Michael Zeigler the new speaker new Lutheran Hour. Call Rev. Greg Heidorn at 507-273-8546 to register.
LWML Spring Rally… Will be April 6th at St. Matthews in Worthington. Rob Lutz will be our speaker. Watch the bulletin for more information.
Jesus Co. & Confirmation…Will meet on Wednesday, March 20th from 3:30-5:15.
Choir…Will meet on March 20th after Lenten worship service.
Wednesday Lenten Worship Services… Please join us for “You Can Trust God’s Word” worship service each Wednesday morning at 11:00 am, with luncheon following at 11:45, and at 6:30 pm, with supper prior to service from 5:15 to 6:15pm. Evening Lenten supper on March 20th is provided by Faith in Action.
Thursday Night Bible Study…will meet on Thursday, March 21th at 6:30 pm.
Lutheran Hour… March 17 “Ba-a-ah” Speaker: Rev. Dr. Michael Zeigler Strikingly, Jesus refers to his people both as “sheep” and as “gods” (Psalm 82). How does that work? (John 10). March 24 “Death Doesn’t End the Story” Speaker: Rev. Dr. Michael Zeigler Some accept death as the end; others, as a new beginning. Jesus turned death into a sign that points us to the Author of life. (John 11). 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.
Main Street Living… March 17: Main Street Living airs each Sunday at 10 a.m. on WFTC Ch. 29/9-2 or Cable Ch. 8. Next week’s “This is the Life” episode “Boy on the Fence” will follow young Tom is he chooses new friends when he moves to the city. The worship service will begin at 10:30 a.m. with Rev. Timothy Lamkin of Shepherd of the Grove Lutheran Church in Maple Grove, MN. His message, “Well I’m Not as Bad as That,” will be based on Luke 13:1-5. For more information or to watch the program, go to mainstreetliving.com.
LYF Easter Breakfast…LYF Parents and student we are in need of your help with the LYF Easter Breakfast. Such as; food prep, set-up, clean-up & serving. Please call Kim Rabbe at 831-1767 and sign-up to help. This is a LYF group fundraiser.
Order Easter Flowers…Now is the time to order your Easter flowers to adorn the sanctuary for the Easter season. See insert to order. Deadline is March 31st.
Newsletter Deadline…If you wish to put something in the April newsletter, the deadline is March 21st. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Faith in Action…Is here to help you around your house, please call Helenn Raverty at 831-3732.
Men’s Bible Study… Will meet on Saturday, March 23rd from 8-9:00 am.
Raverty Thank You…The family of Dan Raverty would like to thank you for all your love, hugs, cards, and prayers during Dan’s illness and passing on into heaven. Helenn Raverty.
Malchow Thank You…On behalf of the family of Hazel Plumhoff, I thank you for your cards and prayers – Sharon Malchow
Sunday Morning KDOM Broadcast… Our worship service will be broadcast live on KDOM 103.1 FM or 1580 AM. You can also listen on KDOM live streaming from your computer or smart phone.