Announcements for June 26, 2022

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

OUR CANDLELIGHTERS for this morning are Brianna Kumm and Erin Wagner. The Candlelighters for next Sunday will be Cali Gutz and Zaylah Pfanstiel.

OUR READER for this morning is LYF member, Keyston Pfanstiel. Next Sunday, the reader will be Doug Hartner.

ELDERS helping with communion next Sunday will be Larry Krohn and Ed Brummels.

THANK YOU to those who helped mow the cemetery last week. Your willingness to help is appreciated.

WACKY WEDNESDAY – The 5th – 8th graders will continue their weekly discipleship class – “Wacky Wednesday” - with devotions and dominoes with Pastor Kirchoff, Sonja Kirchoff and Janet Pfanstiel this Wednesday, June 29th, at 6:30 p.m. Midweek and confirmation students are encouraged and welcome to attend.

MISSION CENTRAL BUS TRIP! Zion, Pierce, LWML members have coordinated a bus trip to Mission Central in Mapleton, Iowa, for Tuesday, July 12th. The bus will leave Zion Lutheran Church at 8:00 a.m. and plan to be back in Pierce by 5:30 p.m. The cost is $24 per person. If you are interested, please call Sylvia Furstenau at 402-329-4496, Lynette Koehler at 402-329-6248 or the church office at 402-329-4313.

VBS: There is a sign-up sheet in the back of the church for anyone that would be willing to help with the Children’s Vacation Bible School which will be held Monday through Thursday, July 25th through the 28th in the evening. Thank you!

THE LUTHERAN HOUR: Today’s speaker is Rev. Dr. Michael Zeigler. The Lutheran Hour airs on WJAG-AM 780 and WJAG-FM 105.9 on Sundays at 7:30 AM & 12:30 PM. Through God’s grace and love The Lutheran Hour reaches over ONE MILLION listeners each week.

MAIN STREET LIVING NEWS: This is the Life – “Return Trip” – The modern-day story of a prodigal daughter. Worship Service – Rev. Jeremy Richert of Holy Cross Evangelical Lutheran Church in Dakota Dunes, SD, delivers the message, “God’s Gracious Patience” based on Luke 9:51-56. These shows air on today on KCAU-TV 9 out of Sioux City beginning at 10:00 a.m.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN SETTING UP AUTOMATIC DONATION PAYMENTS TO IMMANUEL, please stop in the office and Deb will have you fill out the needed form.

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

REMINDER: Please save all BEST CHOICE labels/bar codes! Preschool is still saving the labels/bar codes. This is a continuous collection so you can collect them the whole year. There is a box on top of the bulletin boxes or you can place them in Julie Slagle’s box. Thank you for your help!