ONE YEAR BIBLE STUDY meets at October 20.
JUNIOR CHOIR will not meet today.
THIS IS CHURCH CLEANING WEEK.
ENDOWMENT COMMISSION meets tomorrow at 6:00 p.m.
LUNCH BUNCH will eat at Grabill Inn, 13706 Fairview Drive in Grabill at noon this Tuesday. A carpool will leave the church at 11:30 a.m. Please sign the poster in the narthex and indicate if you plan to carpool. If you need directions or need to cancel your reservation, contact Anita at 348-1170 or 341-4057.
THE DIOCESAN FESTIVAL DAY has been cancelled due to low response.
A WIENER ROAST will be held this Saturday at 5:30 p.m. at the home of Marilyn Rafter, 3106 Marias Drive in Blackhawk. Please sign the sheet on the bulletin board TODAY so we can plan for the correct number of people. Please bring a dish to share. Hot dogs, buns, chips and beverages will be provided. See the newsletter for directions to Marilyn’s house.
CONFIRMATION CLASS will meet at 9:15 a.m. on October 6, 13, 20 and November 3, 10. On Sunday, January 12, Bishop Little will be with us on his official visit. As part of that visit he confirms, receives, and reaffirms members of the Body of Christ. In anticipation of this occasion those interested in confirming their baptismal vows, being received officially by the bishop, or reaffirming their commitment to Jesus Christ our Lord are invited to attend a confirmation class taught by Father Layden on the Sundays listed above. The class will start at 9:15 a.m. in the lounge downstairs. Please sign the sheet on the board in the narthex if you are interested or tell Father Layden of your desire for confirmation, reception, or reaffirmation in the church.
OUTREACH COMMISSION meets next Sunday at 11:30 a.m.
YOUTH GROUP meets next Sunday at 6:30 p.m.
FOOD BANK CURRENT NEEDS: pancake mix, pancake syrup, fruit juice, cereal, spaghetti sauce, stewed tomatoes, flour, sugar, salad dressing, bar soap and toothpaste. Please note that we currently have an overabundance of vegetables and soup. We can always use workers 2½ hours once a month or when convenient for you.
PORK CHOPS A reminder that you can still buy pork chops. They are all marinated and you have a choice between already cooked and uncooked. They are currently frozen in zip lock bags with 4 pork chops per bag. We are selling them for $5.00 a bag. If you are interested in purchasing pork chops please see Father Dan or Cindy Spice.
OPEN DATES for Altar Flowers are October 20 & 27 and November 3.
OPEN DATES for Sanctuary Candles are October 20 and November 3 & 10.
ATTENDANCE last Sunday was 74.
Please remember in prayer: Nancy Ashley, Jack Boyd, Kathy Bromley, Dick Camp, Andrew Davis, Michael Dawson, John Diver, Bob Edington, Steve Faux, Vickie Faux, Alexa Foland, Nick Frede, Tamisyn Grantz, Jeanne Hahn, Elynor Keating, Mike Leburg, Larry Link, Pat MacWhorter, Reggie McMahan, Leslie Peters, Reg Primeau, Sandra Rademaker, Marian Randall, John Renner, Chris Sanxter, Cindy Spice, Rick Spice, Bill Townsend, Jim Trueblood, Jen Will
Please note that all military personnel have been removed from the prayer list. If you would like to add someone back, please use the card from the pew and fill in the date and your name as well as the name of the person to add.