Today 8am 2nd Sunday in Lent, DS 4 pg. 203
9:15-10am Adult Bible Class & Sunday School
10:15am 2nd Sunday in Matins pg. 219
10:30am-1pm St John Bingen Fish/Tenderloin
6:30-8:30pm Wyneken Service & Game Night
Tuesday: 6am Early Bird Bible Study
Wednesday: 5:45pm Lenten Supper
7pm Penitenial Psalms Service Psalm 38
Thursday: 7pm Ladies Aid
Next Sun.: 8am 3rd Sunday in Lent Matins pg. 219
9:15-10:00am Sunday school & Bible Class
10:15am 3rd Sunday in Lent, DS 4 pg.203
1-5 pm Bowling at Georgetown Bowl
NEWS AND NOTES, March 17, 2019
At St. Paul, Preble
IN HOLY BAPTISM Vincent Zane Blossom receives the new birth of water and the Spirit at today’s 10:15am service. We rejoice with Zane and his sponsors, Nick and Rebecca Hoffman on this his Baptism Day.
LITURGY NOTE: In Lent, the Gloria in Excelsis and Alleluia are omitted.
LITURGY NOTE: In Lent, stanza 1 of the Hymn Lamb of God, Pure and Holy, LSB 434 will take the place of the Agnus Dei.
LENTEN DEVOTIONS are available in the narthex. Pick up a copy today.
MIDWEEK LENT SERVICES are at 7pm Weds with a supper before hosted by various individuals and groups within St. Paul. If you would like to help, talk to someone who has already signed up in the fellowship hall. Our Lenten theme this year is "Penitential Psalms." For every Wednesday in Lent, we will reflect on the Penitential Psalms. Our Lenten observance will follow the Office of Vespers for our 7pm midweek services.
FROM PHOTOGRAPHY BY RLH:
◙ PLEASE VISIT YOUR UPDATED WEBSITE PAGE! GALLERY IS LAUNCHED!!
GALLERY EXPIRES FOR PRINT ORDERS APRIL 15TH
There you can now:
◙ Enter the Gallery from your Portrait Sessions.
◙ Schedule an order appointment.
◙ Schedule a Make-Up session. (Now-March 30th)
◙ Send in a professional picture (for the directory, see below)
◙ Or place an order for your copy of the directory. Remember, these are FREE if you participated in the Church Portrait sessions. All others must purchase a copy by March 30th to receive a copy.
Not fond of computers, simply give Rebecca a call and she'll schedule you an in-person order appointment. 260.639.1014.
Out of state members: Options to send in a professional picture is available for the church directory for $15 (available to process on the above website). Contact Rebecca at the number above to take care of that process. Due to quality...cell phone pictures are prohibited.
FINAL GROUP PICTURE SCHEDULED:
Church Council: Will be taken at the Meeting in April
Voters: Will be taken at the Meeting in April
Choir Members: April 14, 2019 After 2nd Service
Ladies Aid: April 14, 2019 After 2nd Service
RE: Directory ADS
Did you know?? Donating to the SGO's allows you a 50% tax credit? Did you know....how much that benefits our church and school? We are offering to put your business ads in the directory from your kind donation. Please check out the information at this website photo-rlh.com/stpaul19 OR feel free to contact Rebecca Hoffman for further details. Donations are accepted from business or personal.
HIGH SCHOOL YOUTH: Join your fellow Wyneken alumni for an hour or so of service and then an hour or so of fun tonight at 6:30 at Wyneken.
MIDDLE SCHOOL YOUTH GATHERING Sunday, March 24th at Georgetown Bowl. We will meet in the Wyneken parking lot at 1pm to carpool together and should be back by 5pm. Drivers and parent chaperones are needed. Cost is $10/youth. Please let me know if you are interested.
SHEBOYGAN LUTHERAN HIGH SCHOOL is coming to Wyneken to hold a music concert on Sunday, March 24, at 7pm. Come and enjoy the beautiful music! We are also in need of host families to watch some kids Sunday to Monday night. You would simply pick them up from the concert, give them a place to sleep, feed them breakfast in the morning, and have them back to Wyneken by 7:30am. If you are interested, please email , call 260-547-0002 or text 810-569-2835 Mrs. Gavrun, with the number of students you would be able to host.
PACK AWAY HUNGER AT WYNEKEN: Sat, March 30th. We need 120 volunteers for our packing that day. Our packing event will be from 9:00—12Noon. To volunteer, contact Dawn Buuck by email at or by telephone at 260-724-7952, by Saturday, March 24th. For updates and additional information, please check out our Decatur Pack Away Hunger Facebook Page.
WYNEKEN GRADUATES. As we celebrate the 50th anniversary of Wyneken Lutheran School, we recognize the graduates of our school. 1999. Daniel Buuck, Nicole Conrad, Joey DesJean, Justin Ehlerding, Lyndsey Fruchte, Jon Fuhrman, Tim Fuhrmann, Kevin Heckman, Jamie Holt, Jennifer Holt, Craig Linnemeier, Doug Oetting, Andrew Scheumann, Corbin Scheumann, Justin Schroeder, Stephanie Schroeder, Zachary Stoppenhagen, Alvin Strahm, Amanda Walters.
Sister Congregations and Synod
- JOHN, BINGEN is having their annual Fish and Tenderloin dinner today, March 17 from 10:30am-1pm at Wyneken. Adults $10, children 6-10 $5.50, 5 and under free. All proceeds go to the family assistance fund. Drive Thru and carryout available. Fried by Dan’s Fry Service, Huntington.
ZION, DECATUR is hosting an area LWML prayer service Sat., March 23. Registration is 8:30 and the Service begins at 9AM. The speaker is Rev. Allan D. Anderson, graduate of CTS-Ft. Wayne. His theme is “GOD CARES FOR YOU,” and he will examine the text of Ps. 94:17-19 under the acronym CARES. A light lunch will be served following the service.