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Announcements — January 17, 2021

† IN OUR PRAYERS  Karen P., being referred to KU for further test for  treatment/prevention; Ruth B., diagnosed with a tumor on her voice box; Gary B., hospitalized from complications of Covid; Stephen Ministry and their care receivers.

† HYMNALS  The hymnals are back in the pews.  If you would like to use a song sheet instead, they are available at the back by the sound booth. 

† SERVICE OPTIONS  We are offering a ‘Service of the Word’ on the first and third Sunday’s of the month and a ‘Service of the Sacrament’ on the second and fourth Sundays.  The next Service of the Sacrament will be at 7:45 am on Sunday,  January 24.  Because these are high precaution services we encourage everyone to wear masks and we will have minimal singing.  Starting February 7, the beginning time for these services will change to 8:00 am.

† GSLC YOUTH BOWLING  For January, we will be going bowling!  Please join us for fellowship and fun if you are able on Saturday, Jan. 30, 4:00-5:30 pm at Grace Lanes in Carthage.  You are welcome to bring along friends (grades 7 – 12) – just let us know how many to plan on so we can reserve the right number of lanes.  Please Contact Petra M. pmcguirephd@gmail.com.

† 2020 OFFERING CONTRIBUTIONS  If you wish to receive a record of your GSLC charitable contributions for the 2020 tax year, please talk to Glenn Moll or   Denise Golden or you can contact the church office, 358-1325.

† THE QUARTERLY VOTERS’ MEETING will be held January 24 after the 9:00 am Worship Service.  If you desire to view the January 24 Voter’s Meeting online, please let the church office know early this week so they can allow you to      sign-in to the meeting.  We cannot open the Voter’s Meeting to the public as    in done with the church service.  We will strive to provide to those of you watching online any meeting handouts via mail or email.

† ALTAR FLOWERS  The 2021 flower chart still has several empty spots.  If your would like to put flowers on the altar please sign up on the list hanging on the wall by the water fountain.  It’s a wonderful way to honor a loved one,          celebrate a special occasion, or to say “thank you, Lord” for blessings received.

Events this week         

Sunday                           7:45 am  Service of the Word (High Precaution)
                                         9:00 am  Service of the Word & Sacrament
                                      10:15 am  Sunday School & Adult Bible Class

Monday                        6:00 pm  GSLC Friends Bible Study

Tuesday                        6:30 am  Men’s Bible Study
                                         5:30 pm  Stephen Ministry

Wednesday                  6:30 pm  Jr. Confirmation

Thursday                      10:00 am  Bible Study

Next Sunday      7:45 am  Service of the Sacrament (High Precaution)
                9:00 am  Service of the Word & Sacrament
           10:15 am  Voters’ Meeting
           10:15 am Sunday School   

Birthdays this week

18– Layla J. (13)
18– Hailey W.
20– Corinne W.
21– Virginia S.
22– Laura D.

Announcements — January 10, 2021

† IN OUR PRAYERS  Karen P., being referred to KU for further test for treatment/prevention; Ruth B, diagnosed with a tumor on her voice box; Gary B., hospitalized from complications of Covid; Stephen Ministry and their care receivers.

† SERVICE OPTIONS  We are offering a ‘Service of the Word’ on the first and third Sunday’s of the month and a ‘Service of the Sacrament’ on the second and fourth Sundays.  The next Service of the Word will be at 7:45 am on Sunday,  January 17.  Because these are high precaution services we encourage everyone to wear masks and will have minimal singing as we have done with our current Wednesday morning services.

† 2020 OFFERING CONTRIBUTIONS  If you wish to receive a record of your GSLC charitable contributions for the 2020 tax year, please talk to Glenn Moll or   Denise Golden or you can contact the church office, 358-1325.

† 2021 OFFERING ENVELOPES  The 2021 offering envelopes are on the round  table in the narthex.  Please remember to discard your 2020 envelopes and use only the 2021 envelopes beginning this Sunday, January 3.  If you  do not see your name and want envelopes, please contact the church office.  Likewise, if you prefer not to use them and see your name, simply write NO on the label.

† THE QUARTERLY VOTERS’ MEETING will be held January 24 after the 9:00 am Worship Service.  If you desire to view the January 24 Voter’s Meeting online, please let the church office know a week prior to the meeting so they can allow you to sign-in to the meeting.  We cannot open the Voter’s Meeting to the    public as in done with the church service.  We will strive to provide to those of you watching online any meeting handouts via mail or email.

† BIRTHDAYS THIS WEEK

10– Don Lovland
12– Bill Chapman
16– Maggie Cooley
16– Nathan Luce

Sunday                            7:45 am  Service of the Sacrament (High Precaution)
                                         9:00 am  Service of the Word & Sacrament
                                      10:15 am  Sunday School & Adult Bible Class
                                         6:00 pm  Church Council

Monday                         6:00 pm  GSLC Friends Bible Study

Tuesday                         6:30 am  Men’s Bible Study
                                         7:00 pm  Elders’ Meeting

Wednesday                   6:30 pm  Jr. Confirmation

Thursday                       10:00 am  Bible Study

Next Sunday      7:45 am  Service of the Sacrament (High Precaution)
                9:00 am  Service of the Word & Sacrament
           10:15 am  Sunday School & Adult Bible Class