RALLY DAY ACTIVITIES Sunday School began today for ages nursery through adult. We will celebrate with a potluck following the worship service.
LUTHERAN SEAL In honor of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, check out the Lutheran Legos® seal that is being put together today by our congregation. It will be on display through Sunday, September 17.
FOREVER YOUNG will meet for a potluck this Tuesday, September 12 at 12pm.
MISSION OF HOPE MEAL St. Paul will be serving the noon meal at Mission of Hope on Wednesday, September 13th. Mission of Hope’s free meal program operates at 1700 B Ave NE in Cedar Rapids Monday through Friday from 12pm – 1pm. There is a signup sheet to help with the meal (provide food and/or serve the meal) on the table in the Narthex. There are still spots that need to be filled! Contact Vickie Ozburn for more information.
NEWSLETTER articles for the October newsletter are due next Sunday, Sept. 17. Thanks!
SUNDAY MORNING ADULT BIBLE STUDY Come and join us on Sunday mornings at 8:15am to study “A Man Named Martin.” This 3-part (13-week) study from Lutheran Hour Ministries covers the man, the moment, and the movement. As we celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, I invite you to come and learn about who Martin Luther was, what he taught and spoke out against, and how it changed the world. Contact Pastor Hansen for more information.
LWML FALL ZONE RALLY St. Paul will be hosting the LWML Fall Zone Rally, “Faith Through the Word”, on Saturday, October 7. Our presenters, Willis and Carol Wulf, have gone on mission trips to Vietnam and will share with us firsthand how in all nations God has brought faith through the Word. Registration is at 8:30am, and breakfast will follow at 9:00am. There is a signup sheet to attend in the Narthex.
LWR KITS The Priscilla Guild will continue to collect items for school kits through September. A list with items needed for the kits is on the table in the Narthex (inside the entry doors). Also, we are in need of dark colored hand towels for baby care kits. Contact Gloria Krob for more information.
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Young Families Bible Study
Traveling this fall? Take Martin Luther with You!
Reformation Walk, October 8 – Volunteers needed!
September 24 – Young Families Bible Study, 8:15am
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Upcoming Events High School
Sunday, September 24th– Higher Things Meeting @ 5:00
Upcoming Events Middle School
SUNDAY SCHOOL NEWS The Wisdom of Solomon: 1 Kings 3; Story Bible p. 193. Solomon, though wise, needed what we and all sinners need: Christ, Wisdom Himself, and the forgiveness He brings. Consider discussing, “Tell me an example of Solomon’s wisdom. How has God shown you His wisdom?”
CONTINUED HURRICANE RELIEF The LCMS is standing with the Texas District to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey and flooding. Please pray for all involved. To give online, visit lcms.org/harvey. Text “LCMSHARVEY” to 41444 to give by text. Call the LCMS toll-free gift line between 8 a.m. and 4:10 p.m. Central time at 888-930-4438. By mail, make checks payable to “LCMS.” On the memo line, write “Disaster Response/Relief,” and mail to the LCMS, P.O. Box 66861, St. Louis, MO, 63166-6861. Gifts also can be designated specifically for Hurricane Harvey and/or affected areas by stipulating in the memo line.
CONCERT AT FIRST FEDERATED First Federated Church in Lisbon will be hosting Phil & Pam Morgan in concert TONIGHT at 6:30pm. All are welcome.
PRAYERS THIS WEEK Ron Hertzler, Deloris Petersen, Gary Petersen, Glenn Kurth, Jan Behn, Sharon Jurgens, Marsha Light, Koreen Thompson, Bryan Maxie, Leila Taylor, Kathleen Hoagland, Joyce Conley, Carmen Musser, Bryan Mason, Leona Danker, Keith Karr, Aïchatou Johnson, Jim Steinberg, Cindy Hatfield, Jeff Butterbaugh, John Lord, Marcia Hauschild, Jim Otto, Bonnie Turner, Cathy Troll, Dandeta Schadle, Tammy Rogers, Kent Hill, Kay Hill
STATISTICS LAST WEEK
Sunday Morning Svc.: 82
Last Week $ 5,035 Goal: $ 3,688
This Year: $134,333 Goal: $132,768