October 31, 2107
Sunday’s Message: 10:45 a.m. ‘The Journey with God‘ Proverbs 4:12 says (NIV) ‘When you walk your steps will not be hampered, when you run you will not stumble.‘ The Hebrew version says it something like this: ‘As thou goest thy way shall be opened up step by step unto thee.‘ Sunday’s message will be a review of the journey and God’s guidance in that journey.
Sunday Bible Study: 9:30 Sunday mornings
Adults: Understanding the Bible: 2nd Kings 22:8-13; Luke 24:44-47 and other passages
Teens & Children will continue with their individual Bible study
All Church Pot-Luck – Sunday Dinner, the 5th, immediately following the morning worship:
Please bring: a main dish – enough for your family plus one
and a Salad – jello, fruit or veggie
Drinks & Desserts will be furnished
Terry Selleck will be at the church at 1:00 p.m. Saturday – to set up the fellowship area for dinner. He would appreciate some help. Join in for good fellowship, great food and some good-byes to the Sickels.
Helpers: Kari Yearous has said, ‘yes’ she will take the teen class
Liz Kittleson has said, ‘yes’ she will help with the Sunday bulletin until the new pastor is in place
Terry Selleck is going to do his best to keep the ‘News & Updates’ going for a while
(Liz & Terry need your help in giving them news items)
Terry Selleck is the church board secretary – if you need help you can contact Terry or any board member:
Members: Sue Reed, Char Lemke, Vic Noland, Ken Chaffin, John Yearous, Tom Drackley
Time Change is this Sunday – November 5th. Set your clock(s) back one hour. At our house the clocks are set back when we get up on Saturday. Seems to help???
November Birthdays & Anniversaries:
3 – Duane Downie
3 – Carissa Drackley
15- Millie & Pierce Whittenberg
26- Phil Sorenson
2018 Beautiful Winona Calendars – Excellent photos of our city (thanks Kari) set in a 2018 calendar. Calendars are $15.00 and all proceeds go to the remodel and upgrade of our facility. (building fund)
Groups: Thursday afternoon at the Sorensons, Thursday evening at the church, Noland’s group is in the process of re-organizing. Questions: Call Dr. Ken Chaffin
Sickels’ schedule is to be out of the parsonage by Wednesday afternoon, November 8th. Movers are supposed to deliever their goods to the Des Moines home on Thursday, November 9th. Your prayers for a smooth transition would be appreciated.
Prayers for our church board and eventual vote of the congregation and for a smooth transition in pastoral arrangements is also requested. Would you please pray regularly (at least daily) for this process?
Harold Richardson, Jenell Vogel, Randy Vogel, Shirley Czeplewski, Susan Drackley, Phil Sorenson, Char Lemke, all of those are physical needs:
Church Board, Disrict Superintendent, future pastor, one another, – during this time of transition – God has something good in store: ”I…have plans to prosper you…” Jeremiah 29:11-12
Chaffins in their search for an associate vet, Yearous’ in the completion of their new house and eventual move, Phil Steffes family.