Announcements & Upcoming Events

CHRISTMAS IS AROUND THE CORNER!!

See special note below!

NEWSLETTER DEADLINE

Any articles, photos, announcements etc. that you would like in the monthly print newsletter need to be submitted to the Ministry Coordinator (Kathy) by end of day Tuesday, October 16th.

COOKING WITH IVY

There was a lot of fun and learning and cooking going on with Ivy down in Monroe for her first cooking class. So there is another opportunity for you to cook with Ivy on October 16, from 6:00-8:00pm at the Monroe campus. This time it will be learning to make spring rolls and egg rolls. Yummy!

Please let Renee Schloesser know if you are interested at rlswkndr@hotmail.com

BPNN THANKSGIVING BASKET DISTRIBUTION

Many volunteers will be needed for the Thanksgiving basket distribution on Wednesday, November 14, at BPNN. Volunteers can sign up at BPNN.org.

This is a wonderful opportunity for groups to volunteer together. If you have a group that would like to volunteer, please call BPNN at 848-2499.

UPCOMING BOOK CLUB SELECTIONS

• Same Kind of Different as Me
  by Hall, Moore, and Vincent
  Wednesday, October 17, 7:00 pm.

• Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
  Wednesday, November 20, 7:00 p.m.

SUNDAY SCHOOL TEACHERS MEETING IN VERONA

Tuesday, October 23rd at 7:00 pm

CELEBRATION SUNDAY IS COMING UP!

Save the date for Celebration Sunday, October 28th, where we praise and thank God for all his blessings to His Church—here at RLC and in our in-dividual lives. There will be a special Bible study in Verona and Monroe, searching the scriptures to discover what God says about stewardship of these blessings. Please plan to attend both worship and Bible study on this Sunday.

Learn more about multisite

Pastor Strutz is serving as the chairman for a national conference for WELS multi-site churches. This will be a special chance for churches like ours to network and learn more about the special blessings and challenges that are part of multi-site ministry. All are welcome to attend.

The conference will be held November 12 through 14 at Ingleside hotel near Milwaukee. For information and to register.  Go to.  Wels.net/multi-site-2018...

You’re invited to the Bethany Lutheran College

THURS.—SATURDAY - OCT 25-27, 2018
 
Bethany Lutheran College invites juniors and seniors to spend a free weekend* on our campus.  Learn more about the Bethany experience by attending chapel, visiting with faculty, and touring the campus.  Whatever activities you choose, you will be sure to feel like a college student.  The best part is that Bethany will pay for the entire cost of lodging, food, and events while on campus.

You will be asked to pay a $40 deposit that will be returned when you arrive.    To register, visit blc.edu/getaway. Registration is required by October 22, 2018

125 YEARS OF GOD’S GRACE

This year marks the 125th anniversary of WELS World Missions work on the Apache reservation in Arizona. A special anniversary celebration will be held Oct. 26–28 on the Apache reservation to celebrate its history and God’s blessings over the years.

Learn more about the Native American mission as well as find anniversary resources and a full schedule of anniversary activities at nativechristians.org. Follow the WELS Missions Facebook page for live updates and posts during the celebration Oct. 26-28. 

LAKESIDE TEENS FOR CHRIST NEW FRIENDS EVENT

Sunday, October 21, 2018. New Friends invites students with special needs to

Lakeside, giving them a place to hang out and develop friendships. The LLHS students, along with our new friends participate in a variety of activities, including games, crafts, snacks, and music. If you have any questions, or for more information, please contact Ruth Hirschfeld at rhirschf@llhs.org or 608-648-2321 ext 2210.

REACH 1 MILLION WITH THE GOOD NEWS!

One-million souls. C18 is a synod wide effort to reach 1 million. Yes, 1 million people with the good news of great joy that is for all people. We have a Savior Jesus. If everyone in our synod invites just 3 people to Christmas Eve worship or Christmas for kids that goal will be achieved. Can you image 1 million people invited to hear the good news?! Materials will be available at both campuses soon to help you think about and pray for people you can invite. You can also sign up for up-dates and materials from our synod at welscongregationalservices.net/c18.

NEW INTERACTIVE FAITH BIBLE STUDY

A new three-week Interactive Faith Bible study will start Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2018. Join Rev. Eric Roecker, director of WELS Commission on Evangelism, to dis-cuss how you can take the message of salvation to the ends of earth, beginning in your own backyard. Learn more at wels.net/serving-you/christian-life/discipleship/interactive-faith/

LWMS CAPITOL CIRCUIT FALL RALLY

October 20, 2018 at St Paul Lutheran Church, 1530 S Main Street, Lake Mills, WI.  Registration begins at 8:30am.

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