Congratulations to Tom and Kristen Sandhurst on the birth of their daughter, Kate Adele on Tuesday, July 20 and weighed 6 lbs, 15 oz. Kate joins her brother, Asher. Both baby and mother are at home and doing well.
We rejoice with Bruce and Judy (McLaury) on their marriage, held on Saturday, July 17th in Spencer, IA with Rev. Shawn Ethridge officiating.
We rejoice in the baptism of Myles Carl Larson, born to Joe & Jacki Larson, held on Saturday, July 17th. Godparents are Adam Hein, Tim Hein, Alex Hein, Clarke Hein, Jarrod Larson, Julie Larson, Janelle Veldhuisen, and Sophie Larson. We pray the Lord’s blessing on him and his family as they grow together in the Lord Jesus.
For those who are unable to attend
worship services on a regular basis,
tune in to Main Street Living.
Main Street Living is an LCMS televised program that features a remastered segment of the TV program “This is the Life” followed by a worship service by pastors from our area. It can be found on KDLT television Sioux Falls at 10 a.m. on Sunday morning or online anytime at mainstreetliving.com.
All programs are interpreted and closed captioned for the hearing impaired. For more information go the web site: www.mainstreetliving.com.
For more information go to the web site: www.mainstreetliving.com.
Former pastor Rev. Dr. Bernie Lutz shared with us that he is creating a syllabus for Concordia Lutheran Institute for the Holy Ministry (the seminary) in Yambio, South Sudan for the Evangelical Lutheran Church Sudan/South Sudan as part of the Lutheran Heritage Foundation. It is called “Teaching Pastors How to Create, Develop and Implement a Christian Education Program In the Parish.” Pastor Bernie will be teaching the course in August in Yambio and is seeking our help to finance the printing of the materials and his travel and lodging. Gifts may be sent to Lutheran Heritage Foundation (51474 Romeo Plank Rd, Macomb, MI 48042) in his name and marked “God’s plan for Sudan” in the memo line. His contact information is email@example.com or 218-929-0447 or 6880 Lake Terrace West, Woodbury, MN 55125.
The Lutheran Hour:
The Lutheran Hour has now been on the air for 90 years. With its first broadcast on October 3, 1930, it is the longest-running Christian broadcast in the world. The Lutheran Hour has touched lives and nurtured God's children with an unchanging message of hope nd forgiveness through Jesus Christ. We give all praise and glory to God for this life-changing ministry.
“The Peace Child”
(Speaker: Rev. Dr. Michael Zeigler)
A story about warring tribes and the peace which comes only through the giving of a son. (Ephesians 3)
“The Problem and Promise of Deathbed Conversion”
(Speaker: Rev. Dr. Michael Zeigler) Is a last-minute conversion cause for joy or an insult to lifelong believers? Dr. Michael Zeigler explores both the problem and the promise of deathbed conversions. (Ephesians 2)
“Inheritance as Intended” (Speaker: Rev. Dr. Michael Zeigler)
An inheritance that’s more than places, property, and possessions-the inheritance God intended for His people. (Ephesians 1)
The Lutheran Hour: “Clearly Christian: Scientific” (Speaker: Rev. Dr. Michael Zeigler)
Christians are not against science. They just don’t expect science to answer questions beyond its reach. (Psalm 19:1-4)
Enjoy listening to the Lutheran Hour Sundays on WCCO 830AM at 6:05am, KDOM 1580AM 10:00am or KDOM 94.3FM at 10:00am.
Current Church Events Study
… are held on Tuesdays at 9:30 am. It will meet in the Fellowship Hall, with social distancing in place. If you are “COVID cautious”, but would like to read through the stories, contact the church office for them to be placed in your church mailbox.
Women’s Bible Study:
. . . will be held on the evening of July 26th at 7 pm in the church basement. We are studying “Demystifying the Proverbs 31 Woman”. We meet on the 1st & 4th Mondays of the month. Come to enjoy fellowship with women of all ages!
Contact Tiffany Gehl with any additional questions.
Vacation Bible School:
Students ages 6-13 are invited to attend VBS at St. Paul's on
July 27 -29 from 5:30 - 8 pm. If you would like to volunteer to help,
ask questions about VBS, or register students, contact the church office (507-425-2258)
or Peggy Gehl, VBS coordinator
“To gather with
in united adoration
of the Father
is as necessary
to the Christian life
- Martin Luther