Paynesville Lutheran Church July 18, 2010 – 8:30 ANNOUNCEMENTS
July 18th, 2010 – Contemporary Worship Good morning, and welcome to our worship service!
Eighth Sunday after Pentecost During the offering, we ask that you sign and pass on the
Welcome Pads; this is an opportunity to learn the names of
Gathering songs those who are near you. Hearing enhancement aids are
available - please see an usher for assistance.
Announcements and Words of Welcome
This Week in our Lives Under God
Today, July18th, Eighth Sunday after Pentecost
*Call to Worship 8:30 a.m. Contemporary Worship
9:30 a.m. Fellowship
Song: “You Are Holy” 10:30 a.m. Worship at Veterans Park - Potluck
meal following worship service
Prayer of the Day Tuesday, July 20th
8:00 a.m. Valley Fair / MOA trip
Sharing Time with Children 11:30 a.m. Staff meeting
8:00 a.m. Sr. Shepherds
Scripture Readings: Esther 4: 11-14 7:00 p.m. Council
Wednesday, July 21st
Esther 8: 6
5:00 p.m. Preschool Board Meeting
Romans 8:28 5:30 p.m. Chicago Trip Appreciation Meal
Thursday , July 22nd
Biblical Character: Esther Vivian Johnson 10:00 a.m. 700 Stearns
Next Sunday, July25th Ninth Sunday after Pentecost
Song: “Days of Elijah” 8:30 a.m. Traditional Worship
9:30 a.m. Fellowship
Confession and Forgiveness 10:30 a.m. Traditional Worship
Song: “Count Your Blessings” Prayer Concerns
Please keep in your prayers the following individuals who are in
Prayers of the Church need of God’s healing power…Don Anderson, LeeAnn Buck
(daughter of Fran Hedlund), Jamie Fry (son of Bob & Donna
Fry), Doug Hendrickson, Maurine Larson (mother of Kathy
Offering Kampsen), Jerry Meyer, Nadine Miller (daughter of Lilah
Hammer), Harlan Nepsund (brother of Wyman Nepsund), Bill
*Offertory: “Create in Me A Clean Heart, O God” Quarfot (brother of Mary Cushman), Mary Schultz, Charlene
Schuch (sister-in-law of Sharon Lunz), Paul Scott (brother of
*Offertory Prayer Leenay Doll), Pauline Segaar (sister-in-law of Carl Segaar), Val
Stanger, Gary Swenson, Verna Thomsen, Becky Thorpe
*The Words of Institution (daughter of Ken & Cathryn Hahn), LaDonna Tollakson, and
Susan Vanderpool (daughter of Doug & Shirley Hendrickson),
*The Lord’s Prayer .Janet Kok (Grandmother of Pastor Dan), Ron Mayer (brother of
new member Don Mayer), Kristyn Osterhaus (daughter of
Music during Communion
Please pray for the safety of the men and women serving in
Post Communion Blessing our military: Jenifer Detert, Adam Ingalsbe, Cole Kampsen,
Jackie Osterhaus, Dylan & Joseph Sheridan, Brandon Soine,
Prayer of Thanksgiving Chad Wyffels and others.
*Blessing Please pray for the safety of those currently serving our
country overseas: Scott Ingalsbe in Iraq
“I Shall Walk in the Presence of God”
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Statistics: PLC Preschool Wednesday morning Kindergarten Readiness
Offerings for the Operating Fund last week $ 6188.00 class still has openings. This class is for children who will be
Amount needed weekly to meet mission goals $ 6523.00 attending Kindergarten in the fall of 2011. We work on letter
Offerings for the Building Fund last week $ 1085.00 and number recognition skills as well as social, spiritual, and
Amount needed weekly for mortgage payment $ 1321.00 physical wellness. Your child does not have to be in the regular
preschool program to attend. The cost for this program is $35 a
month. Application forms are available in the church office.
THE FLOWERS ON THE ALTAR TODAY are given by Please direct any questions to Melanie Lundberg at 243-5713.
John & Betty Jane Povilaitis in honor of their 40th wedding
anniversary. Congratulations and Thank you for sharing them REMINDERS:
Sr. Shepherd’s will be meeting this week on Tuesday,
THE FLOWERS ON THE ORGAN TODAY are in honor
July 20th. We will be going to McKale’s in New London.
of Harry Driste’s 100th Birthday. Happy Birthday Harry!
Thank you for sharing them.
We will meet at the church at 8:00 am if you need a ride.
Upcoming Bazaar Meeting will be held on July 22nd at 7
Worship in the Park TODAY! p.m. to plan this years Bazaar theme and work to be done.
Join us TODAY at Veterans Park shelter on the shores of Lake Anyone interested in attending is welcome.
Koronis. A potluck will follow the 10:30 worship and families This year’s Dinner Groups: Watch for sign up sheets
are asked to bring a main dish, salad, or dessert to share. Please coming up very soon for this year’s dinner groups.
bring reusable tableware (plates, cups, silverware) in order to Be sure to Check the Community Events on the office
minimize waste and be more “green”. The Deacons will window for upcoming Ice Cream Socials, Fundraisers and
provide napkins, lemonade, and coffee. Celebrations of our Lutheran Church families in the area!
There are many events to attend if you wish.
Mission of the Month:
Habitat for Humanity Women of the ELCA
Construction of the Paynesville Build HFH house will be The Women of the ELCA are having two outings coming up:
underway soon. PLC has secured several dates dedicated to just the first will be sometime in August to "Heartland Girls
our congregation, and you may go to the table in the gathering Ranch" in Benson. We will car pool, lunch out and tour of
area to sign up for a day, a half day, or to provide lunch for the the ranch. Date is to be determined. The second outing will
group. You can also sign up at www.cmhfh.org if you desire be Sept. 11th to the Science Museum to see "The Dead Sea
other times. Thank you for volunteering and donating! Scrolls." There is a sign-up sheet outside of the Fellowship
Hall, cost between $30-35, includes bus and ticket. This
Attention Youth does not include lunch or dinner. Anyone is invited to join
Valley Fair and MOA Trip us.
Sign up TODAY on the table in the gathering area if you are
attending the trip on Tuesday July 20th, to Valley Fair and 100th Birthday Celebration
MOA. We will be leaving at 8:00 a.m. The cost is $30.00 Everyone is invited to an open house on July 24th at Queen
to cover the VF ticket, hotel and 2 of the 4 meals. Contact Bee’s from 1-4 pm to honor Harry Driste’s 100th Birthday.
Pastor Dan if you have any questions.
Also, don’t forget the Chicago Mission Trip Appreciation Green Lake Annual Quilt Auction
Dinner on Wednesday, July 21st at 5:30 p.m. Green Lake will be holding their annual Quilt Auction on
July 24, 2010. Anyone interested in volunteering their help
Caring Bridge link to Kristyn and family before or during the Quilt Auction, please contact Jackie
Kristyn Osterhaus was involved in a car accident on July 3, Grothe at camp by calling 320-796-2181, or email
and is now in Atlanta, GA where she is undergoing physical firstname.lastname@example.org
therapy and rehab at the Shepherds Center, which is a state of
the art facility dealing with spinal cord injuries. To follow
her progress you can visit her at the Caring Bridge site at
Authors to speak about local churches
Brothers John and Robert Roscoe will speak about the
architecture and history of Catholic churches in Stearns
County on Thursday, July 22, at the Paynesville Area History
Prayer Shawl Needs Museum. Their 2009 book – “Legacies of Faith” – traces the
The women who make the prayer shawls for that incredible history of Stearns County, the founding of its 49 Catholic
ministry need your help! If you know of someone who is parishes, and the building and architecture of its 52 Catholic
having a tough time in various ways, please come to the churches. Their talk will begin at 7 p.m. Starting at 6 p.m.,
church and ask for a shawl to bring to them. This is to help guests can tour the museum’s new exhibit, “The Village of
match the needs of people in need of God’s love and Paynesville.”