FEBRUARY 2020 WORSHIP ASSISTANTS

SUNDAY,  Feb 23
Welcome Asst.:  Dale & Barb Robertson
Ushers:   Todd Meyer & Carl Groh
Lector:  Marcel Kaboré
Acolytes:  Brennan Boden & Cael Witt
Fin. Committee:  Carole George, Chris & Lisa Morrison
Children’s Church:   Rachel Kaboré, Harrison Witt
Tech Support:     Amanda Brich

February Elders: Jim Carlson/Jeff Bloom

February Altar Guild:    Robi Whitfield/Becky Guarino        

February Trustee: To be determined

MARCH WORSHIP ASSISTANTS

SUNDAY,  March 1
Welcome Asst.:  Chuck & Cydney Willard, Hope McPhillips
Ushers:   Dick Goodell & Jim Brix  
Lay Reader:  Dick Goodell
Acolytes:   Kodie Donovan & Easton Robertson
Fin. Committee:  Carole George, Tim McIntosh
Children’s Church:  Lisa Morrison
Tech Support:     Eileen Morriss
SUNDAY,  March 8
Welcome Asst.:  Carl & Tammy Groh, Trevor Jensen
Ushers:    Gail Witt & Jeff Royer
Lay Reader:   Carl Groh
Acolytes:   Grant Brix & Brady Brix  
Fin. Committee:  Carole George, John & Kay Hamilton
Children’s Church:   Heidi Erwin, Hope McPhillips
Tech Support:   Harrison Witt
SUNDAY,  March 15
Welcome Asst.:  Marcel & Rachel Kaboré, Harrison Witt
Ushers:          Jim Carlson & Trevor Jensen
Lay Reader:    Jeff Royer
Acolytes:     Bree Barrier & Brennan Boden
Fin. Committee:  Carole George,  Bonnie Sorensen
Children’s Church:  Stephanie Nelson
Tech Support:     Harrison Witt
SUNDAY,  March 22
Welcome Asst.:  Jeff & Terry Royer
Ushers:   Duane Witt & Brian Witt
Lector:  Jim Brix Acolytes:  Grant Brix & Grady Brix
Fin. Committee:  Carole George, Chris & Lisa Morrison
Children’s Church:   Rachel Kaboré, Harrison Witt
Tech Support:     Amanda Brich
SUNDAY,  March 29
Welcome Asst.:  Duane & Sharon Witt
Ushers:   Greg Heine & Spencer Heine
Lector:  Eileen Kuhnle
Acolytes:  Anna Alves & Cael Witt
Fin. Committee:  Carole George, Don Witte
Children’s Church:   Rachel Kaboré, Harrison Witt
Tech Support:     Nancy Rodenburg

Elder:            Jeff Bloom/Dick Goodell

Trustee:        Curt Brich

Altar Guild:      Dawn Witt/Sheila Nelson/Hope McPhillips

NEWS

“RAISING CHRISTIAN KIDS IN A NON-CHRISTIAN WORLD” – March 1st 

Faith Legacy will be held Sunday, March 1st directly following worship service. “Raising Christian Kids in a Non Christian World featuring Sue Shields, LMHC, LIMHP, LPC, Licensed Mental Health Therapist and Family Counselor with Lutheran Family Services of Iowa. In an increasingly secular world how do we raise our kids to remain faithful to Jesus and His church? How do we protect them from the constant assault of the world’s values and all the influences around them? Sue offers keen insights into many different topics. This presentation is for all parents and grandparents and anyone who is involved with raising Christian kids. Register today on the signup sheet in the hall of the Narthex (light lunch will be served).

ANNUAL CHILI COOKOFF & DESSERT AUCTION – SPONSORED BY LWML – Sunday, March 8th

It is time for the Annual Chili Cookoff and Dessert Auction at St. John’s!  Sign-up sheets are in the hallway; please SIGN UP to have a Chili Booth or to bring desserts for the Dessert Auction, and MARK YOUR CALENDARS for FOOD, FUN, and FELLOWSHIP on MARCH 8th!  The Chili Cookoff will begin right after service; please invite your friends, and join us for fantastic food and fabulous fellowship!  All donations will support local, national, and international missions; THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!

SAVE THE DATE – LUTHERAN NIGHT AT WERNER PARK

Mark your calendars for Wednesday June 3, Lutheran Night at Werner Park, game at 7:05pm. Signup sheet coming soon. 

WEATHER POLICY FOR YOUTH ACTIVITIES

In the event Tri Center School closes or closes early due to weather conditions, all activities at St. John’s Honey Creek are cancelled.

NEEDED – BUTTONS FOR LWML PROJECT

The LWML is in need of buttons for an upcoming project. If you have buttons you don’t need, please give to Shirley Kading or leave in the church office. If you want your unused buttons back, put your name on the container and your unused buttons will be returned.

BETHANY LUTHERAN HOME –  General Store Items needed!!   Their General Store items need replenished following the Holidays. Blankets–fleece or quilts only, men’s items, cans of soda, candy bars, sugar free candy, wall décor, dvd movies, winter hats and gloves, perfume/cologne, body wash, knick knacks, hand-held games, aloe socks, sweatshirts/sweatpants/t-shirts all XL, 2XL, or 3XL etc. Please see Kaily, in Activities or at stanley@blhs.care if you have any questions or donations.

LUTHERAN WITNESS & PORTALS OF PRAYER

If you would like to continue to receive, or start to receive, Lutheran Witness and/or Portals of Prayer mailed directly to your home, there are sign up sheets on the bulletin board in the hall of the Narthex or let the Church office know.  Last day to sign up is Sunday, February 16th.

125th Anniversary History Booklets and Ornaments

There are still anniversary ornaments and history booklets left if anyone is interested.  Ornaments are $5 and booklets are a free-will donation.  See Eileen Morriss, Nancy Rodenburg or Jennifer Vaughn.

St. John’s Cookbook

We still have some St. John’s Cookbooks left.  The cost is $10 per book.  Please talk to Shiree Jensen or Alice Goodell to get your copy.

RightNow Media!

Our church now has access to an extensive, new video library called RightNow Media  that has a HUGE library of faith-based video Bible studies that you can access whenever and wherever you want—on your phone, iPad, computer, or at home on your TV.  RightNow Media has videos for everyone—kids, youth, parents, married couples, college students, single adults, working professionals—all aimed at helping you grow in your faith.  If you have not signed up yet, please do so.  Did we mention that it is free?   If you deleted your invitation, let Eileen know and she will send you another invite.

If you have found a video course you like and would like to recommend it to others, let Pastor know.