Recorded Sunday, October 18, 2020 at St. Paul’s Ev. Lutheran Church in Bangor, Wisconsin.
HYMN: #368 “O Savior, Precious Savior”
PRAYER OF THE DAY
The Word of God
HYMN: #403 “I Know my Faith is Founded”
The Sermon: Matthew 21:28-32
PRAYER OF THE CHURCH
HOLY, HOLY, HOLY
PRAYER OF THANKSGIVING
DRAW NEAR AND TAKE THE BODY OF THE LORD CW # 309
HYMN: # 315 “Here, O My Lord, I See You Face to Face”
SONG OF SIMEON Luke 2:29-32 BLESSING Numbers 6:24-26
THE CLOSING HYMN: # 494 “Blest Be the Tie that Binds”
Hospitalization: Arlan Schmidt is currently at Gundersen Health Care in La Crosse.
With the Lord – Marcella Kastenschmidt passed away on Sunday, October 11, 2020. Funeral Services were held on Thursday here at the church. May the words of Jesus comfort those who mourn: “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will live even though he dies and whoever lives and believes in me will never die” (Jn 11:25,26)
Luther High Music Dept. Fruit Sale: A Luther student will be taking orders in the church basement between services every Sunday through 11/15/20 to raise funds for the Music Department or you may contact Joshua Stratman at 608-486-4735 to place your order.
The church council would like to make some improvements to the parsonage while we await the arrival of our next pastor. We would appreciate you taking the time to walk through the parsonage today, jot down notes about things you feel are important upgrades for us to make, and share your thoughts with Mr. Brad Gollnik, Congregational President.
Live Nativity – Rotary Lights
PROP REPAIR HELP NEEDED for the Live Nativity! We only have 3 nights left for repairs! (Monday, Oct. 19th, Wednesday, Oct. 21st, and Monday, Oct. 26th) at the Rotary Building (27 Market St.) 6:30pm-9pm. We have A LOT left to do and only a short time to do it. Any amount of time will be much appreciated! Minor painting, changing out lights, and rewiring are needed. Call George Italiano if you have any questions, 608-317-0271.
Pastor Olson is ready and willing to visit members of the congregation, but is dependent on invitations from you before coming. Because of the COVID19 situation, he will NOT “stop by” to see anyone unless invited. Call or text him at 706-339-5886 to set up a time for a visit.
November Worship Services:
The 4 Sundays in November are known as “End Times” Sundays. They are the last 4 Sundays of the Christian church year. Each Sunday has a different theme.
November 1 – Reformation Sunday urges us to reflect on the faith we confess.
November 8 – Last Judgment is a reminder that the end of the world is approaching.
November 15 – Saints Triumphant is a peek into heaven at the joy that awaits us there.
November 22 – Christ the King Sunday is a reminder that our Savior reigns forever!
November 25/26 – National Day of Thanksgiving.
November 29 – 1st Sunday in the New Christian Church year – Advent!