Bulletin – Sunday
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Sunday morning worship service will be on KDOM radio at 9:00 am on channel 103.1FM or 1580 AM. You can also watch live stream of the service on our Facebook page.
Sunday Morning Worship Services will be at 9:00 am
BULLETINS ARE AVAILABLE IN THE EDUCATION WING DOOR EACH THURSDAY BY 1:00 PM
March Newsletter is available now.
With you is the fountain of life; in your light do we see light. Psalm 36:9
Prayer before Service…Lord Jesus, As You enlighten us with Your living and transforming presence in the Word and Your holy gifts of grace in the Sacraments, open our minds and raise our voices that we may know You with a living faith and praise You; who with the Father, and Holy Spirit are one God, world without end. Amen.
***To assist in your preparation for the Lord’s Supper, you may turn to the “Christian Questions with their Answers” on page 329 in your hymnals.
Sunday, March 19, 2023
“Fourth Sunday In Lent”
Opening Hymn..LSB #914 (sung to #367)
“Light of Light, O Sole-Begotten
Divine III Service………………………184
OT Reading.……………..Isaiah 42:14-21
Gospel…………..…..……….. John 9:1-41
Sermon Hymn………………….“Renew Me, O Eternal Light”
Sermon-”Do You Also Want To Become His Disciples?”
Distribution Hymn……………..‘When I Survey the Wondrous Cross”
Closing Hymn………………….“Awake, O Sleeper, Rise from Death”
Prayer at Closing…
Heavenly Father, as we live in a society where the worldly authorities are being manipulated by the spiritual powers of darkness, teach us and protect us sinners from these powerful influences that lead to the detriment of our living faith in Christ Jesus our Savior. Hear us for Jesus’ sake. Amen.
In Our Prayers
Michael Huck-being deployed
Health: Craig Nehlsen, Delores Muller, Jim Robinson, Elizabeth Weimann, Joyce Voshage, Jeff Lange, Betty Tasler, Michelle(Delores Schroeder’s daughter), Wilma Tasler, Kathy Johnson, Mike Dunse, Virgil Meier, Jan Meier, John Schmidt, Marlene Nordquist, Carl Nordquist, Sharol Cree, Joyce Becker, Daniel Schroeder, Steve, Rachel Dahl, all of our homebound members.
KDOM Broadcast is sponsored by:
In memory of Bernard & Anna Hoppe
Easter Lily or Spring Flowers…If you would like to order Easter flowers-please fill out a form by March 27th – Cost is $15.00.
Sunday Bible Study: Join us in the Luther Chapel at 10:30 am on Sundays as we study Luther’s Large Catechism.
Tuesday Bible Study…March 21st at 9:00 AM. If school is 2 hours late, there will be no Bible Study.
Confirmation Class…Wednesday, March 22nd from 3:15 – 4:45 PM.
Saturday Men’s Bible Breakfast…Will meet on Saturday, March 25th at 8 AM.
Friendly Note: I will be leaving the Church Secretary position at the end of March-Thank you all for everything! –Trista Lyons
If you are interested in becoming our new Church Secretary, please drop off your resume at the Church by Thursday, March 23rd– Thanks!
LWML…Meeting moved to March 23rd.
Church Shirts are here! If you ordered a Church shirt-please pick it up in the Library.
KDOM Broadcast…is open for Palm Sunday-April 2nd.
Family Easter Breakfast…Please call the Church office if you are able to help with our Easter Breakfast on Sunday April 9th – We will also need families to help set up on Saturday April 8th. Thank you in advance!
Mt. Lake Christian’s Annual Benefit…
Fri., March 31 – Silent Auction at 6:30 PM at the MLC School Building – 710 11th St. N in Mt. Lake. Doors open at 5 pm. A listing of auction items will be posted at gomlc.org.
Reminder: Thrivent Choice dollars must be designated by the end of March.
April 22nd – LWML Worthington Zone Spring Rally – Coffee at 8:30 am – Opening at 9:00 am with a luncheon to follow.
Please sign up on the calendar in the fellowship hall to if you would like to furnish a treat on a Sunday morning.
Lutheran Hour… March 19 “Bad Karma vs. Good Creator” Lutheran Hour Speaker: Rev. Dr. Michael Zeigler When bad things happen, is it “bad karma” or an opportunity for our Good Creator to be doing a greater work? (John 9:3)
Used Bibles & Devotional Books…Hali Tasler is now collecting used Bibles and Christian devotionals books. Please drop the books off in the lower narthex.
NEEDED: Transport drivers to Church for Sunday Morning Services. Please talk to Pastor if you are able to help out.
Easter Cards available now – Cost per box is $6.50 or $.65 per card. All other occasion cards are also available.
QUILTING…March 23rd at 9:00 am in fellowship hall. There will be NO Quilting April 6th – Maundy Thursday.
Holy Communion Wednesday Services… will follow Sunday schedule.
Service Impact Notice: Due to equipment failure, Channel 3 rollup is not able to switch to live or recorded video replay. Channel 22 will have replay of recorded videos during their scheduled time slots.
Faith in Action…We are collecting financial gifts, along with food and personal care items now through March. All donations will earn matching credits from Minnesota Food Share. Envelopes for check or cash donations can be found on the Sharing Center collection cart, lower narthex. Please make checks payable to Our Savior’s Lutheran with “Sharing Center” on the memo line. For additional info, check out the MN Food Share posters in the lower narthex & office entryway. The Sharing Center has an ongoing need for non-perishable food items, toiletries (not large sizes), paper products, seasonal (gently used) clothing, etc. Toothbrushes & toothpaste are especially needed. We will continue receiving donations on the lower narthex cart throughout the year. Thank you so much for your generosity, may God continue to bless our congregation! Faith in Action Committee
Lesson for Next Sunday
March 26, 2023-Divine IV Service
Opening Hymn: LSB #819
OT Reading: Ezekiel 37:1-14
Epistle Reading: Romans 8:1-11
Gospel Reading: John 11:1-45
Sermon Hymn: LSB #548
Communion Hymn: LSB #622 V.5-8
Closing Hymn: LSB #741 V.1-4