January 20, 2019

WE WELCOME EVERYONE who has worshipped with us this morning, especially our guests. We hope you will be able to worship with us again soon.


HOLY COMMUNION REMINDER: If you plan to receive Holy Communion today, please register with the elders in the secretary's office before the worship service begins.


OUR READER for this morning's worship service is Dwight Kahny. Preparing and helping distribute Holy Communion today are Doug Hartner and Mike Johnson. The reader next Sunday will be Connor Gutz.


CANDLE LIGHTERS for next Sunday morning will be Logan Stelling and Keaton Timmerman.


Osmond TeamMates fundraiser -- bidding on baskets -- continues this Friday, January 24th at the basketball game with winners receiving their baskets.


New Member Welcome – On Sunday, January 27th, there will be a new member welcome after the church service to welcome new members – Kari Miller and Shannon Wisely. There will be cake and coffee served in the fellowship hall and everyone is invited to welcome them into our church family!


Food, Fellowship and Bowling! Join us next Sunday, January 27th at Main Street Alley for an afternoon of fun! The alley is reserved for Immanuel families. Bowl as much as you want to and enjoy the snacks. A freewill donation will be accepted to help with the cost of renting the alley.


Pro-Life Breakfast In remembrance of Roe vs. Wade, on Sunday, January 27 from 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 105 Elm Ave. in Norfolk, a hot breakfast of pancakes, eggs and ham, will be hosted by Norfolk Area Right to Life with proceeds going toward local pro-life education and billboards. All are welcome!


The Lutheran Hour – "Bringing Christ to the Nations and the Nations to the Church" on WJAG each Sunday at 7:30 A.M. and 12:30 P.M. Norfolk Area Lutherans for Life sponsored today's broadcast in observance of Sanctity of Human Life Sunday. Their Mission is: "Equipping Lutherans to be Gospel-motivated voices for Life. The Lutherans for Life 2019 theme is "From Age to Age the Same" based on Isaiah 46:3b-4 ESV. "...who have been borne by Me from before your birth, carried from the womb; even to your old age I am He, and to gray hairs I will carry you. I have made, and I will bear; I will carry and will save."


LWML Ladies – We will have our regular meeting on Wednesday, January 23rd beginning at 7:30 p.m. We will have devotions, a short Bible study and a lunch of sandwiches and dessert. Please bring your offering for Lutheran Family Service, the Beckendorf Mission Project, and your Christmas Stocking Mites. This will be our "postponed" Christmas Party.


Volunteer Needed – We need a woman to volunteer to be on a "Cemetery Directory" committee with Marv Kumm, Randy Pfanstiel and Paul Koehler. Thanks!!