SERVICE TO OUR MASTER
Sunday Worship: 354
Home Purpose Offering ...$10,051.50
Total Home Purpose��$12,264.92
Needed to make budget�.$10,161.00
China Mission �����....$0
MN South Missions����$250.00
Needed weekly to make Budget;
MN South �.����.��$226.00
Gifts & Memorials
In memory of Elaine Franke; $30.00 Mortgage
2015 Contributions to date:
China Mission: $378.00
Debt Fund: $525.00
This Week At Immanuel
9:00 am Worship Service
10:15 Sunday School
6:30 pm Bd of Ed
7:00 pm Bd of Elders
7:30 pm Bd of Trustees
8:00 pm Church Council
8:30 ILS Chapel
3:45 Confirmation Class
7:00 p.m. Choir
1:30 Ladies Aid
7:00 Men�s Club
9:00 am Worship Service w/ Holy Communion
10:15 am Sunday School
Youth Group Fun Day Son Day
Ministry of Church & School, Gaylord, Minnesota
Teaching Staff/Administration at ILS:
Principal/Teacher: Mr. Ben Holten
Teachers: Mrs. Emily LaPlant, Mrs. Connie Scharf,
and Mrs. Joan Zumhofe
Shining Stars Learning Center:
Director/Teacher: Mrs. Elia Peterson
Web Site: www.lutheransonline.com/lo/immluth
Church: (507) 237-2380 School (507) 237-2804
OUR VISION: We are a friendly, growing congregation, united in our commitment to support and encourage individuals and families, both young and old, as disciples of our Lord Jesus Christ, to grow in love and faith, and to learn and live by the Word of the Lord.
WELCOME TO IMMANUEL! We are so pleased that you are here to worship our dear Lord with us. God�s rich blessing to you! Please sign our guest book and give your complete address.
We celebrate the Lord�s Supper on the first and third Sunday of each month. The center of each tray for the distribution of the wine is 1/3 wine and 2/3 grape juice, while the remainder of the tray is all wine.
Immanuel has individual receivers to help you if you have hearing difficulties and a wheelchair is available if needed. Also, large print hymnals and service folders are available. Please ask for assistance from one of the ushers if desiring this help.
Our worship services are broadcast on Cable � Channel 8 on Wednesdays at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm. On the first Wednesday of each month at 10:30 am, Holy Communion is celebrated at Immanuel. Office hours are 9:00 am-3:30 pm.
April 12th 2015
Second Sunday of Easter
SERVING TODAY Pastor Lemke; Organist: Eunice Asmus; Elder on duty: Joel Kuphal; Greeters: Dale & Avis Klukas
PRAYERS: JoAnne Abraham, Dennis Grack, Connie Scharf, Clinton Robeck, Cordella Husfeldt, Elmer Pitzner, and Pr. Eric Nelson and our brothers and sisters at St. Paul�s in Lester Prairie.
THANK YOU: taking a risk that I will forget someone, I want to thank the Elders, organists, Altar Guild and PR. Storm for being a part of a busy Lent/Easter season. It takes the talent and time of many servants to meet the needs of God�s people during this busy season. Also thank you to all the groups who provided meals and time of fellowship during the Wednesday Lent suppers. And thank you especially for those who packed a doggie bag for me to snack on during the trip home from the evening services. The Lord bless and keep you!
CHURCH COUNCIL MEETING: will be next Monday April,13th.
QUARTERLY VOTERS MEETING: will be on Sunday, April 19th following the worship service.
YOUTH GROUP: just a reminder that Youth Group needs to bring pies to the school on Friday, April 17th to sell for the Indoor Garage Sale. Then on Saturday 18th, the Youth Group will sell the pies that they have made from 8:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. If anyone else would like to make a pie to donate for the Youth Group to sell, please contact Ricci or drop it off at the school before 8:00 a.m. on Saturday, thank you.
YARD CLEAN UP: the Youth Group will be raking and cleaning lawns of anyone that would like them to help them do this. If your lawn is in need a cleaning or raking up from the winter season, please let Ricci Peterman or the church office know.
INDOOR GARAGE SALE: looking for donations of bars or cookies, can be dropped off at the school on Friday. Also, looking for volunteers for help with concessions sales and help with the sales of a booth during the garage sale.
OFFERING ENVELOPES: please remember to write your name on your offerings envelopes. This will ensure your contribution is recorded to the correct account. Thank You.
IMMANUEL LUTHERAN K-8th GRADE: will be at Peace Lutheran, Arlington today for the sharing of the Gospeldrama during their 9:30 a.m. service.
LOST AND FOUND BOX: in the church office we have a lost and found box. There are two umbrellas, an Adidas bag, a cane, and a pair of black women�s gloves. If you are missing any of these please pick them up in the office.
YOUTH GROUP 7th GRADE AND UP: open Gym/ Fellowship for all youth group of 7th graders and up are invite to come to the open gym night today at 2:00 p.m..
SUNDAY, APRRIL 12th: the Youth group will be hosting a Donut/ Fellowship Sunday. Donuts and coffee/orange juice will be served. Come join us!
BIBLE CLASS: will meet in the Sanctuary following the service on April 12th make sure you get your donut and beverage before class starts!
HELP WANTED: the Shining Stars Learning Center is looking for someone to come in for 2 hours 6:30-8:30 in the morning to open the learning center and prepare breakfast. This is a paid position.
We also have a couple of families looking for Daycare for young children (9 months) when they are older they will attend the Learning Center. If you are able to help, please contact Elia Peterson (507) 237-2804.
PORK CHOP DINNER: the Immanuel � Lites and Men�s Club of Courtland is having their Pork Chop Dinner on Sunday, April 12th from 11a.m. to 1 p.m. Menu: Pork Chop(s) or Hot Dog, German Potato Salad, Corn, Buns, Ice Cream, and Beverages. Dine in or Take Out window on north side of church.
Norell Family Concert: Kari and Erin Evans invite you to a Haiti Mission Fund Raising Event at Scandian Grove Lutheran Church on Sunday, April 12th at 3:00 p.m. in St. Peter.
EASTER PLANTS: Please pick up your Easter plants that were for the Easter service. If you need help finding yours please ask one of the elders to help you.
POLKA WORSHIP & GERMAN DINNER: On April 19th, St. Paul�s in Stewart are sponsoring a Polka Worship followed by a German dinner.