Sunday Morning Services
8:00 am and 10:00 am
ANNOUNCEMENTS AND COMING EVENTS FOR THE WEEK OF 7/21/19
|EVENTS FOR THE WEEK|
|21||Sunday||8:00/10:00 am||Worship Services|
|22||Monday||No Men's Bible Study today|
|25||Thursday||3:30 pm||Pew Sisters|
|27||Saturday||Early||Men leave on Canoe Trip|
Vacation Bible School ~ 2019
MAKE a JOYFUL NOISE
Sunday, July 21st - Thursday, July 25th
5:30- 8:30 pm
(potty trained 3 yr. olds - completed 5th graders)
Look in the narthex for information on volunteer positions and decoration committee needs.
Sunday School is in need of a volunteer to teach 3 & 4th graders. If anyone is interested, please call Angie Wigren at 231-742-1120.
The Historical Committee is still in need of Confirmation pictures from 2012, 2013, & 2016. We need pictures of the full class with Pastor! If you have one of these pictures, you can drop it to the church office & we will scan it or you can scan and send to firstname.lastname@example.org! Thanks!
There will be no Men's Bible Study tomorrow, Monday, 7/22. We will resume again on Monday, 7/29.
Men's Canoe Trip, July 27th ~ August 3rd
We have nine guys leaving this Saturday, 7/27, for the Boundary Waters on their annual Canoe Trip. Please keep the following in your prayers: Russell Baumann, Marek Bernhardt, Pastor Brooks, Luke DeRose, Henry Friday, Tyler Huback, Eric Lindstrom, Liam Lindstrom, and Will Ramthun.
Sr. Youth Unity Christian Music Festival Event
We are planning a Sr. Youth event for one of the Unity Fest days. The Festival is August 8th-10th. We will vote on which day we will attend. Majority rules! We need you to sign up on the Youth Board, ASAP! Questions? See Russell.
Colors Paint Ball ~ Fremont
Attention ages Sr. Youth and older, we will be headed to Colors Paint Ball in Fremont on Sunday, 8/11, after 2nd service (11:30), for some paint ball fun! We will meet here at church. The Cost is $20/person. You can bring your own food and beverages. Sign up on the Youth Board if you're interested.
Planning any projects? Use Menards gift cards from the Scrip table and 4% of your purchase will go to support our church ministries! We have Menards on hand, but Home Depot and Lowe's are also available to order (also a 4% donation).
White Lake Chamber Music Festival
August 2-11, 2019
We are excited to be a part of the White Lake Chamber Music Festival. Three of the many concerts will be here at St. James!
We will be hosting...
Buswell-Ou Duo ~
with pianist Andrew Goodridge, James Buswell, violin, Carol Ou, Cello, on Saturday, 8/3, 7:30 pm
Piano Recital ~
Andrea Swan, piano, on Tuesday, 8/6, 7:30 pm
Avalon String Quartet ~
Kuang-Hao Huang, piano, on Thursday, 8/8, 7:30 pm
See the bulletin board for all of the concert dates and times!
Just a reminder... Ways to Give
Download the eGiving App "GivePlus" to set one-time or recurring donations. You can also manage and view your giving from the convenience of your smartphone! Text ~ set up a one time or recurring donation by texting the amount you wish to give to 231-674-8049. When using electronic giving please consider checking the "optional" box to give additional 2.75% to help offset the processing fee.
Church Tent Use
Two tents were purchased in memoriam of Mert and Dorothy Raschke. The tents are 20 ft x 30 ft and are available for rent to St. James members. Family and friends may use the tents but members must call to schedule and submit the fee. The rental fee of $25 per tent per day is to cover replacement parts and the purchase of additional tents. To rent the tents call Melinda O'Connell at 894-9535. There is a crew available to help with set up and take down. Make checks out to St. James Lutheran Church. Availability is first come, first serve.
|This Week||Next Week|
|PRAYER PARTNERS||Elijah Towne||Pastor on canoe trip|
|Bill Van Frank||Pastor on canoe trip|
|COFFEE HOUR||Katie & Lilly Rice||Alicia Koski & |
|GREETERS||M/M Wayne Hughes||Pat Ehlke|
|M/M Bill Van Frank||Mary Ann McPheron|
|MULTI-MEDIA||Alicia Koski||April Lipka|
|Marek Bernhardt||Friday Family|
|NURSERY 2ND||Jill Squire||No one scheduled|
|SERVING IN JULY|
|ELDERS||Keith Ramthun||Jeff Boulet|
|TRUSTEES||James Ramthun||Becky Winters|
|ACOLYTES||Will Ramthun||Will Ramthun|
|USHERS||Martin LaFever||Tom Rabe|
|Rex Allen||Ron Cober|
|David R. Ramthun||Brian Bentz|
|Todd Rachow||Mike Griffith|
|ALTAR CARE||Pat Smith|
|PRAYER PARTNERS||7th||Pastor on vacation||Pastor on vacation|
|14th||Pastor on vacation||Pastor on vacation|
|21st||Elijah Towne||Bill Van Frank|
|28th||Pastor on canoe trip||Pastor on canoe trip|
|GREETERS||7th||Jim Neubauer||M/M Ron Cober|
|14th||Marge Block||M/M Bruce Baxter|
|21st||M/M Wayne Hughes||M/M Bill Van Frank|
|28th||Pat Ehlke||Mary Ann McPheron|
|MULTI-MEDIA||7th||Eric Lindstrom||Friday Family|
|14th||Jeri Wonders||Jackson VanBergen|
|21st||Alicia Koski||Marek Bernhardt|
|28th||April Lipka||Friday Family|
|COFFEE||7th||Angie Lindstrom & Amy Jandt|
|14th||Kelly Rachow & girls|
|21st||Katie & Lilly Rice|
|28th||Alicia Koski & April Lipka|
|28th||no one scheduled|
|ALTER FLOWERS||7th||Lisa Siedenstrang (parents anniversary)|
|14th||Jim Eastman (in memory of Evy)|
|28th||Russell & Emilie Baumann (2nd anniversary on 29th)|
|SERVING IN AUGUST|
|ELDERS||Paul Schroeder||Rusty Streblow|
|TRUSTEES||Ron Bailey||Rick Stegenga|
|ACOLYTES||Jacob Schumm||Olivia Stout|
|USHERS||George Lohman||Rusty Streblow|
|Jordan Lohman||Jarrod Moore|
|Paul Schroeder||Art Jones|
|Matt Schroeder||Greg Neubauer|
|ALTAR CARE||Sue Griffith, Marilyn Pierson, Melissa Kearis|
|PRAYER PARTNERS||4th||Phil Albrecht||Art Jones|
|11th||Ron Bailey||Greg Neubauer|
|18th||Pastor on vacation||Pastor on vacation|
|25th||Ron Barrs||Rusty Streblow|
|GREETERS||4th||M/M Paul Schroeder||M/M Jared Justian|
|11th||Marilynn Pierson||M/M Greg Neubauer|
|18th||M/M Jim Morningstar||M/M Ken DuBois|
|25th||M/M Frank Morningstar||M/M Mike Griffith|
|MULTI-MEDIA||4th||Jeri Wonders||Eric Deremiah|
|11th||Eric Lindstrom||Jackson VanBergen|
|18th||April Lipka||Marek Bernhardt|
|25th||Alicia Koski||Friday Family|
|COFFEE||4th||Eileen Schroeder & Dianne Gardner|
|11th||Ron & Marilee Bailey|
|18th||Susana Albrechtsen & Kathy Stegenga|
|25th||Sue Griffith & Kim DuBois|
|25th||no one scheduled|
|ALTAR FLOWERS||4th||Jeff & Melinda O'Connell|
|11th||Scott & April Lipka (27th|
|18th||David & Tina Ramthun (40th anniversary on 9/1)|