St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church
99 CHURCH STREET, HAMBURG
Oct. 8 is 18th Sunday after Pentecost. 10: 15 a. m. Worship Service with 1st Holy Communion.
Presented to the glory of God, altar f lowers are in loving memory of Martin C. Krick on the anniversary of his birthday, by wife Betty and f lowers in the floor stands are presented in honor of Mason Thren’s 1st birthday, with much love, Nannie, Popy, Mom, Dad, Connor, Uncle Jarrod, Aunt Lauren and Logan. Bulletins sponsored in loving memory of our parents, Herbert & Viola Adams and Paul Moyer & Verna Moyer Hamm by Douglas & Joan Adams.
To join St. John’s, call Pastor Jensen 610- 562- 3808 or 920- 318- 9593. Offering a class in early October. New members received during worship service Oct. 22.
Notify the church if you or a loved one is hospitalized to assure Pastor Mark is able to visit or contact you.
Celebrate the 500th Anniversary of the Lutheran Reformation on Oct. 29 with Bow Tie and Scarf Day. Wear your favorite bow tie or scarf. Complete ensem- ble with hats and gloves. Some bow ties and scarves will be available at back of church.
Worship and Music Committee and Church Council are discussing adding a weekly Contemporary Service to offer an additional style of worship. Family Worship on Oct. 15 be a more contemporary service. Adult and youth choirs provide music. Pastor Jensen will offer a sermon and Lydia will offer a youth chat. Following 10: 15 service is a coffee fellowship in the auditorium to talk about the service and discuss adding contemporary service.
Youth Reformation Event Oct. 15, 4- 7 p. m., St. Paul’s, Fleetwood. Dinner, youth activities, and meet other youth in the Mission District. Transportation provided. Permission slips required by Oct. 8.
Boscov’s Friends Helping Friends: Oct. 17, 9 a. m. to 11 p. m. Youth group is selling Shopping Passes for $ 5 to be used on Oct. 8 at any Boscov’s location. The pass provides 25% off all day purchases and entry in raffle drawings. All proceeds benefit St. John’s youth group. See Lydia.
Newsboys Concert: Dec. 15, 7 p. m. at Stabler Arena, Bethlehem. A night of Christian bands featur- ing the Newsboys. $ 23.25 ( ticket and fees) must have 10+ people. We would like to purchase a block of tickets at a group rate. If interested see Lydia Beck with payment by Oct. 8. Transportation can be arranged. Permission slips required.
Kids Halloween Costume Party: Oct. 22, 2: 30 - 4 p. m. Children in PreK5th grade invited to youth group sponsored Halloween Party. Halloween games, food, and crafts. No scary or gory costumes.
Acolytes, Cross- Bearers, Banner Carrier, and Youth Usher Training: Oct. 22 following Worship. Youth in Grades 4- 6 who would like to assist in worship by being an acolyte, cross- bearer, banner carrier or usher should contact Lydia Beck. This is a requirement for all Catechetical students. Youth will be added to rotating schedule starting in November.