November 29,2020 Announcements


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

OUR READER for this morning is Dwight Kahny. On Wednesday evening and next Sunday, the reader will be Larry Krohn. Helping with communion next Sunday will be Dwight Kahny and Paul Koehler.

THE CANDLELIGHTERS for this morning are Owen Severson and Hudson Schultze. Wednesday evening they will be Matthew Alderson and Leia Buchanan and next Sunday they will be Caleb Miller and Tucker von Rentzell.

THANK YOU for the prayers, encouragement, and financial support for Alaska Mission for Christ. It was a joy to share our mission passion for reaching out to the people of the 49th state, Alaska. From Jesus” words, “Whatsoever you do for the least of these my brothers, you do unto Me,” we learn the importance of mission work. Your prayers, encouragement and support for Alaska Mission for Christ is a great blessing. —In Christ, Pastor Carl & Darlene Lilienkamp

THANK YOU to Lori Koehler and Connor von Rentzell for sharing their musical talents with us this morning in a four handed piano duet – “Let All Things Now Living”.

SUNDAY ADULT BIBLE CLASS continues a thorough, but fast moving, study of the book of Exodus. The book of Exodus is one of the most significant Old Testament books for shedding light on our 21st century life in the church today. In today’s class, Moses and Aaron finally stand in front of Pharaoh and demand, “Let my people go!” In order to impress upon Pharaoh the need to comply, Aaron’s casts his staff on the ground. Aaron’s staff becomes a SNAKE or a CROCODILE? Find out which one in class today!

PRE-CALL MEETING this Tuesday, Dec. 1 at 7 PM with Nebraska District President Richard Snow. Every member of Immanuel is encouraged to attend to learn more about the calling process and convey important congregational priorities to President Snow.

LYF FUNDRAISER: The LYF is selling RADA Cutlery. Please ask a LYF member for a catalog if you are interested. Last date to order is Wednesday, Dec. 2nd with items expected to arrive before Christmas.

MID-WEEK ADVENT SERVICES will begin this Wednesday, December 2nd at 7:00 PM. The services will continue the following Wednesdays - December 9th and 16th at 7:00 PM. The theme for the services will be: “Stop! Look! and Listen!” The 3rd midweek Advent service on December 16 will feature the LYF presenting a Christmas drama. THERE WILL NOT BE ANY FELLOWSHIP HOURS after the Advent services.

WORK AT CAMP LUTHER THIS SUMMER! For the summer of 2021, Camp Luther has specific paid positions for high school students! High school students can apply to be a camp assistant and serve in the kitchen, on maintenance, or as the media tech, taking pictures and assisting with social media accounts. The application for high school students is on their website at https://www.campluther.org/employment. Submit applications by mailing a paper copy to Camp Luther c/o Program Director, 1050 Road 4, Schuyler, NE 68661 or emailing Nicole at programdirector@campluther.org. Call or email Nicole at 402-352-5655 or programdirector@campluther.org for more information.

THROUGH GOD’S GRACE AND BLESSINGS, The Lutheran Hour has now been on the air for 90 years. With its first broadcast on October 3rd, 1930, it is the longest-running Christian broadcast in the world. The Lutheran Hour has touched lives and nurtured God’s children with an unchanging message of hope and forgiveness through Jesus Christ. We give all praise and glory to God for this life-changing ministry. Today: "Magnum Opus" Speaker: Rev. Dr. Michael Zeigler. (Daniel 8:27)

The Lutheran Hour Schedule for 2021 on WJAG: Arlan is preparing the broadcast calendar for 2021. Do you have a special event to observe? Now is the time to reserve a broadcast date for 2021. Contact Arlan Warneke at 402-329-6686.

ST. JOHN’S LUTHERAN CHURCH in rural Pierce will be holding their 2nd Annual LIVE NATIVITY on Friday, December 4th (5:30-8:30 pm) and Saturday, December 5th (4:00-8:30 pm). Come see the miracle of Christ's Birth come to LIFE! This is a Drive Thru Event held at St. John's Lutheran Church, 55203 854th Road, Pierce, NE. (On the curve between Wee Town and Pierce).

WHAT ABOUT BOOKS have been revised and are available for you near the bulletin boxes. These books are easy to read and explain what Lutherans believe and teach about topics important for today.