|WORSHIP THIS SUNDAY – September 20|
9 AM – OUTDOOR WORSHIP AT FIRST LUTHERAN in CHARITON
First Lutheran will celebrate another Outdoor Worship Service with Holy Communion on the West side of the church this Sunday, September 20, at 9:00 AM. Bring your lawn chairs and join us for a refreshing worship service in the “cool” morning air.
11 AM – CHRIST THE SERVANT LUTHERAN in CORYDON
WE WILL BE BLESSING THE STUDENTS AND TEACHERS THIS SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, DURING THE WORSHIP SERVICES AT BOTH CHARITON & CORYDON.
CINNAMON ROLL SUNDAY, THIS SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 20:
The cinnamon rolls will be individually packaged.
The youth will be set up outside by 8:30 am in case you want to come early to enjoy your cinnamon roll – or you can take your roll home with you. No coffee/beverages will be served, so please bring your own beverage if you wish. We thank you as you continue to support our youth planning for the upcoming ELCA Youth Gathering in Minneapolis.
FIRST COMMUNION CLASS: This Sunday, September 20, at 2 pm, Pastor Dick will hold a First Communion Class for those interested in taking communion. The class will be held in the Fireside Room at FLC and will last appx. 45 min. Pastor Dick would like at least one parent to attend the class with their child. For those who attend, we will plan to celebrate their first communion on Sunday, October 18, with special recognition. Pastor Dick would appreciate knowing if you plan to attend.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ED TIGHE who will celebrate his 90th birthday on Friday, September 18.
SIGN-UP CONTINUES TO TEACH SUNDAY SCHOOL at FLC during the Gospel/Sermon time of the worship service (30 min). Thanks to all of you for the commitment of your time to our youth! If you need more info, please call Angie Dachenbach 641-340-1196 or LuAnn Mosbach 641-774-6793. The following Sundays still need a teacher: March 14 & 28, and April 18 & 25.
NEW DIRECTORY: Wendy is working on an updated directory to be printed sometime this fall. PLEASE call Wendy at the church office with any updated information to your address, phone numbers, & e-mail addresses. Thank you!
THE BREAKFAST GALS BASEMENT SALE HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL SPRING. PLEASE DO NOT BRING ANY MORE DONATIONS UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE!!
THE CHURCH OFFICE RECEIVED A NOTE FROM KIM FRANCISCO letting us know that he is now a published author! His book Flying Fisheries Biologist is available on Amazon.com and Kindle Books. Congratulations Kim!
FLYING FISHERIES BIOLOGIST is a romp through the author’s first flight in a Ford Trimotor to his last brush with death as professional biologist working for the Alaska Department of Fish & Game. The book begins in Des Moines, Iowa with model planes. It ends on Nunivak Island at minus 20 below O landing a Cessna 185. Each chapter is illustrated with photographs, some the authors and many provided by photographers from around the world.
THE RADIO BROADCAST OF PASTOR HUTTON’S SERMONS WILL BE AN ONGOING MINISTRY OF FIRST LUTHERAN and CHRIST THE SERVANT.
Ways to listen:
* KIIC Radio – 96.7 FM out of Albia
* The radio stations website: kiicradio.com (click on the “Listen Live” button)
* If you miss the broadcast on Sunday, you can also catch it as a podcast on the church’s website: firstlutheran-christtheservant.org
THANK YOU for your support of this ministry!!
OCTOBER IS PERSONAL HYGIENE MONTH for the Ministry Center. Examples would be bath & hand soap, feminine hygiene products (pads & tampons), shampoo, deodorant, razors, shaving cream, band-aids, and hand lotion. Thank you!