October 14, 2019

"God doesn't need your good works. Your neighbor does!"  - Martin Luther
- The Evangelism Team

THANK YOU! "I'm honored and humbled by your kindness in celebrating Oct. 13 at Pastor Appreciation Sunday. Corinne and I cherish serving in your midst and sharing life with you. We appreciate each of you. And, we will enjoy dinner out with your kind gift."
Peace, Pastor Rhoades

Joe and Pat Henderson celebrate their 58th Wedding Anniversary today!  The Altar Flowers on Sunday were given in honor of this day.

SOCKTOBER Sock Drive - The Hunt Is On. The Mission Team would like to ask our members to take part in our annual Sock Drive. There are many men and women that need socks to keep their feet warm and dry as it gets cold. Please be a part of our "continuous sharing congregation" and drop off socks in either the bin in the Narthex or in the Fellowship Hallway.

All Saints Sunday Preparations Each year we remember those who have died in the last twelve months. During the worship we will list out put members who have died and light individual candles in preparation for All Saints we invite you to turn in the names of those who have died in the last year that you would like to have remembered we will have a display in the narthex we're pictures may be clipped onto a mesh background as we remember the cloud of witnesses that surround us.

Oktoberfest! Please Sign up for your shifts at Oktoberfest. Sign up note books are in the Narthex of the church. 

Glori-Anas Thank Offering Coin containers are available in the Narthex. This year’s Thank Offering will be on November 24th.

Veterans Day Preparations - Your help is needed!  We are seeking to compile a comprehensive list of those who have served in the armed services of our nation.  Please turn in the names of veterans and active duty individuals to the Church Office.  We would like to know the name, the years of service (for example 1971-1974), and if the person served in a time of conflict/war.  We will be recognizing our veterans on Saturday, November 9 and Sunday, November 10 (There will be a congregational dinner following the Sunday service in honor of our Veterans and in honor of Martin Luther’s 536th Birthday!

Saturday – 45
Sunday – 142

Offering $ 7987
This Week’s Birthdays

Amber Ratisseau 15th
Jeffrey Bishop 17th
Rita Tang 17th
Jim Lewis 18th
Jack Gallo 20th

Joe & Pat Henderson 14th
Jonathan & Barbara Frank 17th

This Week at First Lutheran

Saturday – Holy Communion, 5:30pm 
Sunday – Holy Communion, 10:00am
Sunday - Bible Study, 5:00pm
Wednesday - Theology Class, 10:00am