welcome you to Friedheim to worship with us this morning.
If you are a visitor this morning,
please take a moment to sign one of our guest registries which are located in
both entry ways. If you are communing this morning, please take a moment to
complete a communion registration card and place the card in the offering plate
or give it to one of the Deacons. There
are extra cards in either entrance way of the church. Please worship with us again soon.
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Spring Choir Service
May 21, 2000
+ In Nomine Jesu +
The Ringing of the Church Bell
The Choral Opening
"Come, Let Us Sing"
The Confession & Absolution
TLH page 15
|"Like as a Father"|
The Theme of the Day
|First Lesson||Acts 8:26-40|
|Second Lesson||I John 3:18-24|
|Gospel Lesson||John 15:1-8|
|The Nicene Creed||TLH page 22|
|The Sermon Hymn||LW #58 "Jesus Has Come & Brings Pleasure" ©|
confidence is found in Christ
The Offerings are Gathered
|The choir will sing "Amazing Grace" as the offerings are gathered.|
|The Prayers of the People of God at Zion, Friedheim|
|The Lord's Prayer|
|The Distribution Hymns||
Sons and Daughters of the King"
Came Down"The Choir
TLH #192 "Awake My Heart with Gladness" ©
|The Post Communion Collect|
|The Choir||"Let All Things Now Living"|
|The Acolyte||Amy Erxleben|
+ SOLI DEO GLORIA +
thank the choir for the beautiful service this morning.
Their sharing the gift of music with us throughout the year
has enhanced our worship services.
May the Lord continue to bless each of them.
remember our members celebrating birthdays this week -- Madilyn
Baumann, Nathan Bultemeier, Anna Franke, Julie Lehman, Peter Hess,
Matt Knipstein, Ramona Bultemeier, Derek Schultz, and Ruby Werling.
In addition, we remember in our prayers our Wyneken 6th grade
teacher, Dean Wass, as well as Dave Miller who teaches in the public
school system. May the Lord continue to guide, direct, and bless their
remember Clarence and
Irene Bultemeier in our prayers as they celebrate their 59th wedding
anniversary on Thursday, May 25.
May the Lord continue to bless this couple.
the Great Physician grant health and strength to all who are in need
of His presence in their lives.
We especially remember Gerhard Buuck.
week, Christians around the world will celebrate Jesus' ascension
into heaven. This is
not only a glorious and majestic event of history; it affects your
life. Rev. Wallace
Schulz explains what Jesus is doing, or want to do, for you. Hear
Dr. Wallace Schulz's message, "Jesus
Intercedes for You before God's Throne,"
on The Lutheran Hour.
The show airs on WOWO at 7:35 a.m.,
at 8:05 a.m. on 92.7 FM, and at
3:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. on 1090 on Sunday.
is the last day of Sunday School for the 1999-2000 school year.
The Sunday School picnic and Sunday School Recognition will
be held on Sunday, June 4.
to all who helped at the two Morning Glory workdays.
Much was accomplished. There
are quilting and sewing projects that could be done this summer. If you would like to work on any projects, please contact
Marlene Conrad or Shirley Buuck.
The Morning Glories will resume meeting some time in August.
3rd Annual Friedheim Open will be held on Saturday,
June 24, at Cross Creek in Decatur.
Cost for a four-person team is $100.
A meal will again be served.
Registrations need to be returned by June
10. If you have
questions or would like to be a sponsor, please contact Paul Des
Jean or Gene Kiess.
for the Chicago Bus Trip on Saturday,
July 1, need to be returned by May
27. The cost
is $35. You may enjoy the 20th annual "Taste of Chicago"
and/or the 10th annual "Country Music Festival." in
dowtown Chicago. Shopping
and museums are also nearby. Headliners
at the country music festival include Randy Travis and Ty Herndin.
Of course, there will also
be other performers that day as well.
There will also be free line dancing lessons all day long. Questions? Contact
Cindy Berning (459-6883).
Parents of the Confirmation Class of 2000:
The proofs from Sunshine Studios have arrived.
Please take a moment to pick up your proofs and order forms
this morning following the worship service.
The pictures will be in the sacristy.
men's softball team has one game this week.
They face Fuelling at Hoagland on Monday,
May 22, at 8:30 p.m. .
forget to bring items for the LWML ingathering to church by Sunday, June 11. The
Evansville Rescue Mission and School Kits for Haiti are the
recipients of the ingathering.
Items needed (Rescue Mission) are men's underwear, men's
T-shirts, socks, deodorant, toothbrush, toothpaste, disposable
razors, and shaving cream and (School Kits) children's vitamins, 8½"
x 11" ruled paper (100-150 sheets), blunt scissors, ruler
(centimeter & inches), pencil sharpener, eraser, and gallon
Ziploc freezer bag.
Saturday, June 24, on
your calendar. This is
AAL night at the Wizards. The
game begins at 6:00 p.m. Tickets
can be purchased from Kathy Bultemeier for $5 until June 16.
are some copies of the Lutheran Layman's League's
newspaper, The Lutheran Layman, in both entry ways.
The paper provides information about Lutheran Hour
Ministries. If you are
not a Lutheran Layman's League member, this is an excellent
opportunity to become familiar with its programs.
Please take a paper home with you.
Home Auxiliary is sponsoring their 4th annual chicken barbecue
dinner at Lutheran Homes on Friday,
June 16, with serving from 3:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Carry outs are
available. The meal
consists of one-half chicken, baked beans, coleslaw, cake, and
tickets are $5 with tickets at the door $5.50.
Presale tickets can be purchased from Margaret Buuck.
Day orders need to be
returned by Tuesday, May 23.
Pick-up date is Monday, June 5,
from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in the Wyneken cafeteria.
This is your last chance to order until next fall.
carnival/fun day is being planned for our Pre-K through 4th grade
students on Friday, May 26 (with a rain date of June 1).
All children are to bring a sack lunch and a drink with them.
They are also to bring $1 to help cover the costs of the day.
Children in grades 5-8 will be able to purchase pop and
popcorn in the afternoon for 50¢.
Parent helpers need to be at school by 8:10 a.m. to get their
instructions for the day. If
you want to help, please contact your child's teacher immediately.
books were due back last Friday.
Inventory of all library books will take place on Thursday,
May 25. Please have
all books back to the library by that date.
lunch accounts need to be paid in full by Friday,
May 26. Questions
concerning your account can be directed to Darrel Ehlerding
May 22-26 is the last week of band.
All band music needs to be turned in by then.
grade graduation will be held on Tuesday,
May 30, at 8:00 p.m. at Bingen.
last day of school is Friday,
June 2. This will
be a half-day with dismissal at 11:15 a.m. after morning chapel.
Parents and friends are welcome to attend the Awards Ceremony which will begin at 8:30 a.m.
Our kindergarten children will be singing at our closing
chapel. There is no
bus transportation home for all students.
Please make sure your child has a way home.
Kris Blomenberg or Becky DeKoninck after the worship service this
morning if you wish to purchase some SCRIP.
You may especially wish to think of items needed for those
upcoming graduation parties and purchase SCRIP to satisfy those
your kindness! The
Resource Room at Wyneken needs your help in serving the Lord!
Thousands of people in Mexico are in need of eyeglasses and
hearing aids, but cannot afford to buy them on their own. Please help support our service project and make this mission
to Mexico possible by donating your old eyeglasses and/or hearing
aids! A drop box is
available in your church lobby and at the school entrance.
Monetary gifts are also welcome!
pray for the safety of our students and chaperones as they go on
end-of-the-year trips. The
first graders are going to the Ft. Wayne Children's Zoo on Wednesday,
May 24, while the split class goes to the zoo on Thursday,
May 25. The
kindergarteners are heading for Amishville on Thursday,
Bellmont Show Choir will be performing a few musical skits at our
school on Wednesday, May 31, at 12:30 p.m.
Anyone is welcome to come and watch.
in the school office for information regarding summer sports camps.
Decatur Public Library is offering a three-month "partial year
card" for $15. Additional
cards for family members living in the same household may be
purchased for $5.
special thank you to the PTL for the purchase of a new digital
camera. Lots of activities are being photographed and now appear on
the web page. To view
the photos log on to www.wyneken.org/pix.htm
and remember to look at your monitor and say "cheese" when
you open the page.
varsity girls will play Emmanuel/St. Michael on Monday,
May 22, at Concordia at 5:30 p.m.
luck to the varsity girls as tournament play begins on Thursday,
May 25. Check the
parent note for time, location, and opponent.
Sunday Worship Service - 328; Sunday School - 53; Bible Class
- 22; Early-bird Bible Class - 8
OFFERINGS LAST WEEK
THIS WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
Worship Service with Holy Communion
Sunday School & Bible Class
|MONDAY||7:00 P.M.||Bible Class|
|8:30 P.M.||Men's softball vs. Fuelling @ Hoagland|
|TUESDAY||6:00 A.M.||Early-bird Bible Class|
|WEDNESDAY||8:20 A.M.||Chapel @ Wyneken|
|THURSDAY||9:00 A.M.||LWML Bible Class at Doris Conrad's|
NEXT WEEK AT FRIEDHEIM
8th Grade Graduation at Bingen
|June 2||10:00 A.M.||
Closing Chapel at Wyneken
The Lutheran Hymnal midi files copyright © 1998 Rev. Richard Jordan, used by permission