ANNOUNCEMENTS AND COMING EVENTS FOR THE WEEK OF 01/21/18

EVENTS FOR THE WEEK
DateDayTimeEvent
21Sunday8:15/10:45 amWorship Services
9:30 amSS/Jr/Sr Youth Classes
After 2nd ServiceSr. Citizen's Dinner
Monday-Friday9:00 amPreschool
22Monday7:00 pmVicar's Book Club
23Tuesday9:00 amQuilters
7:00 pmChoir Practice
24Wednesday6:30 pmConf/Midweek Classes
6:30 pmSt. James Women's Study
25Thursday3:30 pmPew Sisters Bible Study
26Friday5-8 pmJr. Youth Open House at the Parsonage!!



Thank You
A Big Thank You to our congregational family for all of the thoughts, prayers, & cards that everyone has sent our way!
  The LaFrance Family



Just a Reminder...
if you signed up for the Senior Citizens Thank You Dinner, it is TODAY, January 21st, after 2nd service (appx. 12:00 pm)



Junior Youth Open House
Vicar and Kati would like to invite all Junior youth to the parsonage on Friday, January 26th from 5 pm to 8 pm. Come to hang out, play games, and enjoy each other's company! Food will be provided. Please sign up on the Youth board so we know how many to plan for!



Men's Canoe Trip Meeting Next Sunday
There is an informational meeting for anyone who interested in going on the 2018 Men's Canoe Trip. We will meet next Sunday, 1/28, after 2nd service, in the Library/Conference Room. Please be prepared to bring a $50 deposit if you plan on going. We will be discussing dates and routes. Any questions, call Pastor at 578-7024.



Cantata DVD
If you would like a copy of the 2017 Christmas Cantata on DVD, please contact Keith Ramthun or the church office at 894-8471.



Giving Statements
The 2017 Giving Statements are available for pick up today. They are on a table under the sign-up board in the narthex. If you have any questions about your statement please contact Tom Mott.



Scrip News
Can you help us clear out our Christmas inventory? The Scrip table has an assortment of gift cards for sale, please stop by the table in the narthex if you are interested in purchasing any of the following:
Don't forget, we carry your favorites and our local retailers year round!



Help...
We are looking for the person who is the "Administrator" to our Facebook page. If you have any information about this please contact the church office at 894-8471!



Habitat for Humanity's Mexican Fiesta Dinner
Escape the Michigan winter with a home cooked Mexican meal! Come to the Mexican Fiesta Dinner on Friday, January 26th, from 5-7 pm, at St. James Catholic Church, Montague. This is a freewill donation but suggested $8/meal. Enjoy tacos, enchiladas, rice, beans, beverage & dessert! Take Out Available! This event is sponsored by Knights of Columbus our Lady of White Lake Council 12985.



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.



SERVING US
This WeekNext Week
PRAYER PARTNERSJason CooperEd Gilbertson
Art JonesJeff O'Connell
COFFEE HOUREileen Schroeder & Dianne GardnerAmy Jandt & Angie Lindstrom
GREETERSM/M Louie MayvilleM/M Tom Blink
M/M Kevin BuchbergerM/M Jeff O'Connell
MULTI-MEDIAJeri WondersApril Lipka
Jackson VanBergenMarek Bernhardt
NURSERYJulie Trevinono one scheduled




SERVING IN JANUARY
8:1510:45
ELDERSKeith RamthunMerle Bernhardt, Jr.
TRUSTEESRick StegengaBecky Winters
ACOLYTESClaire Meacham
USHERSGeorge LohmanTom Rabe
Jordan LohmanRon Cober
Paul SchorederJoe Goodrich
Matt SchroederEric Deremiah
ALTAR CARENancy & Sarah Bernhardt
PRAYER PARTNERS7th
14thJim EastmanHenry Friday
21stJason CooperArt Jones
28thEd GilbertsonJeff O'Connell
GREETERS7thM/M Bob StevensM/M Tom Kring
14thM/M Jim MorningstarM/M Todd Tryska
21stM/M Louie MayvilleM/M Kevin Buchberger
28thM/M Tom BlinkM/M Jeff O'Connell
MULTI-MEDIA7thZach BuchbergerFriday Family
14thAlicia KoskiEric Deremiah
21stJeri WondersJackson VanBergen
28thApril LipkaMarek Bernhardt
COFFEE7thKim Wackernagel & Beth Meacham
14thPam & Tara Sikkenga
21stEileen Schroeder & Dianne Gardner
28thAmy Jandt & Angie Lindstrom
NURSERY7thTina Timmich
14thKaren Neubauer
21stJulie Trevino
28thno one scheduled
14thJim Neubauer