Posts with the category “congregational-updates”

Congregational Update: 7/12/2024
by Steve Osero on July 12th, 2024
Dear Church Family, MARK YOUR CALENDARS: Sunday, July 14 -Thursday, July 18! Vacation Bible School will be here, led by Camp Wapo staff, 5-7:30pm.   Register with this link, or call the office with questions. Please invite all the kids you know. Thanks!Click here to Register Please pray for our youth and adults returning from Colorado today.IF YOU NEED PASTORAL CARE, PLEASE CALL PASTOR TOM HAHN 71...  Read More
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Congregational Update: 7/4/2024
by Steve Osero on July 7th, 2024
Dear Church Family,Please pray for our youth and adults going out to Colorado this Friday. IF YOU NEED PASTORAL CARE, PLEASE CALL PASTOR TOM HAHN 715-421-9072. The Church Office will be closed on Thursday and Friday, July 4th and 5th.Our thoughts and prayers are with Andrea Mathieu and Chad Kinzer and their family at the death of her father, Darrel Mathieu.Blessings to Lilly Soderberg and Spencer ...  Read More
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Congregational Update: 6/28/2024
by Steve Osero on June 29th, 2024
Dear Church Family,PASTOR TIM IS ON SABBATICAL. IF YOU NEED PASTORAL CARE, PLEASE CALL PASTOR TOM HAHN 715-421-9072.Our thoughts and prayers are with Andrea Mathieu and Chad Kinzer and their family at the death of her father, Darrel Mathieu.SUNDAY, June 30: 9am Worship 10am Coffee/Treats Wednesdays:(No Youth or Confirmation Program)  Thursday: Church Office Closed for 4th of July Holiday Sunday, J...  Read More
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Congregational Update: 6/21/2024
by Steve Osero on June 21st, 2024
Dear Church Family,PASTOR TIM IS ON SABBATICAL. IF YOU NEED PASTORAL CARE, PLEASE CALL PASTOR TOM HAHN 715-421-9072.Our thoughts and prayers are with Linda Millermon at the death of her cousin, John Thorsen.SUNDAY, June 21: 9am Worship 10am Coffee/Treats11am-Noon Set up for Work Day for Little Dresses for Africa Monday: 9am-Noon Little Dresses for Africa Packing Day 5pm WELCA Salad Supper @ Little...  Read More
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Congregational Update: 6/14/2024
by Steve Osero on June 15th, 2024
PASTOR TIM IS ON SABBATICAL. IF YOU NEED PASTORAL CARE, PLEASE CALL PASTOR TOM HAHN 715-421-9072.  Read More
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Congregational Update: 6/7/2024
by Steve Osero on June 8th, 2024
Dear Church Family,Our prayers are with Matt & Julie Hanlon-Johnson and Sarah & Ed Flanum and their families at Sue's death, and with Valerie Christenson and her family at the death of her son, Cody.PASTOR TIM IS ON SABBATICAL. IF YOU NEED PASTORAL CARE, PLEASE CALL PASTOR TOM HAHN 715-421-9072CONGRATULATIONS to Larry &Julie Riemenschneider on the arrival of twin great-grandchildren! Theodore Thom...  Read More
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Congregational Update: 5/31/2024
by Steve Osero on June 1st, 2024
Dear Church Family,Our prayers are with Matt & Julie Hanlon-Johnson and Sarah & Ed Flanum and their families at Sue's death, and with Valerie Christenson and her family at the death of her son, Cody.PASTOR TIM IS ON SABBATICAL. IF YOU NEED PASTORAL CARE, PLEASE CALL PASTOR TOM HAHN 715-421-9072SUNDAY, June 2: 9am Worship 10am Coffee/Treats Wednesdays: (No Youth or Confirmation Program) WELCA Retre...  Read More
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Congregational Update: 5/17/2024
by Steve Osero on May 18th, 2024
Dear Church Family,Our prayers are with Valerie Christenson and her family at the death of her son, Cody.PASTOR TIM IS ON SABBATICAL.IF YOU NEED PASTORAL CARE, PLEASE CALL PASTOR TOM HAHN 715-421-9072  SUNDAY, May 19: 9am Worship PENTECOST Wear red if you want! 10am Coffee/Treats PLEASE HELP: Ushers are NEEDED for the last Sunday of May.NEEDED FOR JUNE! Ushers and Communion Bread.Please call or em...  Read More
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Congregational Update: 5/10/2024
by Steve Osero on May 10th, 2024
Dear Church Family,Saturday, May 11: 9:30am Women's Group meeting ALL WOMEN INVITED AND WELCOME!SUNDAY, May 12: Happy Mother's Day9am Worship/Honor Graduates 10am Coffee/Treats, Sunday School, & Graduation Reception (This is the last Sunday for Sunday School until we meet again in the fall for Rally Day on September 8th.)Wednesdays (No Youth or Confirmation Program)Thursday: 8am Bible Study 8:30am...  Read More
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Congregational Update: 5/3/2024
by Steve Osero on May 3rd, 2024
Dear Church Family,SUNDAY, May 5:9am Worship 10am Coffee/Treats, Sunday School, Choir Monday7pm, Our Savior's Lutheran Church, 217 Deronda St, Program by the Barron & Polk County Sheriff's Departments on numerous scams we should be aware of through the internet and on our phones. Everyone is invited!Wednesday:PLEASE BE ADVISED! Wednesday from 8-Noon we will be hosting AP testing for AHS students. ...  Read More
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Congregational Update: 4/26/2024
by Steve Osero on April 26th, 2024
THANKS FOR ALL OF YOUR HELP & PIES FOR OUR PORK DINNER. Almost $3000 was raised and we are giving it all to Salvation Army. Thanks again. : ) SUNDAY, April 28: 9am Worship Prairie Farm Lutheran Youth lead worship 10am Coffee/Treats, Sunday School, NO Choir 10am Dierke Visitation 11am Sunday Memorial Service for our dear members Jim and Pat Dierke. If anyone wants to help serve or clean up for the Dierke lunch, please join us. Wednesday: NO Youth/Family Supper 6pm Confirmation, Youth, Hi League 6pm Men in Mission Dinner  Read More
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Congregational Update: 4/19/2024
by Steve Osero on April 19th, 2024
MEN IN MISSION are hosting their ANNUAL PORK DINNER on Thursday, April 25th. Mark your calendars! They are in need of PIES for dessert. If you are able to provide a pie or two, please call or email the Church Office.  Read More
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Congregational Update: 4/12/2024
by Steve Osero on April 12th, 2024
MEN IN MISSION are hosting their ANNUAL PORK DINNER on Thursday, April 25th. Mark your calendars! They are in need of PIES for dessert. If you are able to provide a pie or two, please call or email the Church Office.  Read More
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Congregational Update: 4/5/2024
by Steve Osero on April 6th, 2024
Coin/check PIGGY BANKS for local/global hunger will be collected on Sunday, April 7th. Youth Serve Breakfast  Read More
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Congregational Update: 3/30/2024
by Steve Osero on March 30th, 2024
SUNDAY MARCH 31 9am EASTER WORSHIP  10am Coffee & Treats in Narthex Coffee area NO Sunday School or ChoirTuesday PLEASE VOTE, 9am-Noon Ironing Day for Little Dresses for AfricaWednesday 6pm Men in Mission6pm YOUTH MEET WITH PARENTS IN SANCTUARY, NO YOUTH SUPPERThursday: 8am Bible Study 8:30am QuiltersSunday, April 7: 9am Worship 10am Youth SERVE EASTER BREAKFAST, 10am Sunday School, and Choir Coin...  Read More
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Congregational Update: 3/21/2024
by Steve Osero on March 21st, 2024
SUNDAY MARCH 24 9am Worship 10am 1st Communion Instruction, Coffee & Treats (Youth Breakfast postponed to Apr. 7). NO Sunday School or Choir  Read More
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Congregational Update: 3/15/2024
by Steve Osero on March 16th, 2024
Coin/check PIGGY BANKS for local/global hunger will be collected on Sunday, April 7th.  Read More
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Congregational Update: 3/9/2024
by Steve Osero on March 9th, 2024
Dear Church Family,This Sunday at 9am: SILENT MESSENGERS. Please invite others.REMINDER: TURN YOUR CLOCKS AHEAD 1 HOUR.10am Coffee & Treats, Sunday School, ChoirThis Sunday: FIRST COMMUNION INSTRUCTION AFTER CHURCH with pastor in upstairs in confirmation classroom for any younger people interested. Parent(s) are encouraged to join us. Please email if you can join us.Wednesday: 5:30 Supper (ELCA Yo...  Read More
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Congregational Update: 3/1/2024
by Steve Osero on March 1st, 2024
Tomorrow’s (3/2/2024) First Communion instruction is postponed. Please email the office if you would be interested in another day this Spring.Dear Church Family,Sunday March 3rd9am Worship 10am Sunday School, Choir, Bible Study in North ClassroomWednesday: 5:30 Supper (Men in Mission serve in Fellowship Hall) & BINGO or BIBLE STUDY (in north classroom)6:30 pm WORSHIP  Thursday: 8am Bible Study 8:3...  Read More
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Congregational Update: 2/23/2024
by Steve Osero on February 23rd, 2024
FIRST COMMUNION CLASS Here at First Lutheran, families with their kids decide what age they should receive God's good sacrament. Please talk it over with your young ones, it doesn't matter how young they are, and let us know if you are interested.  Read More
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Congregational Update: 2/17/2024
by Steve Osero on February 17th, 2024
Dear Church Family,SUNDAY FEB. 18 9am Worship 10am Sunday School, Choir, Bible Study in North ClassroomWednesday: 5:30 Supper (FURNACE FUND: Council serves in Fellowship Hall) & BINGO or BIBLE STUDY (in north classroom)6:30 pm WORSHIP  Thursday: 8am Bible Study 8:30am Quilters In February: Larry & Julie Riemenschneider are our Ushers, and Elaine Meyer is our Lector and will provide Communion Bread...  Read More
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Congregational Update: 2/9/2024
by Steve Osero on February 9th, 2024
Sunday, Feb. 11th: 9am Worship 10am MARDI GRAS POTLUCK & BINGO (please bring a dish to pass) NO SUNDAY SCHOOL or CHOIR Ash Wednesday: 5:30 Supper & BINGO (Fellowship Hall) or BIBLE STUDY (in north classroom) 6:30 pm WORSHIP 7:15pm CHURCH COUNCIL  Read More
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Congregational Update: 2/2/2024
by Steve Osero on February 2nd, 2024
Dear Church Family,Sunday, Feb. 4th: 9am Worship 10am Coffee & Treats, Sunday School, and ChoirWednesday: NO SUPPER6pm Confirmation, K-5 Youth & Hi League, 6pm Men in Mission Dinner 7pm Youth and Education CommitteeThursday: 8am Bible Study 8:30am Quilters SUNDAY FEB. 11 9am Worship  10am BINGO & MARDI GRAS POTLUCK (please bring a dish to pass)NO SUNDAY SCHOOL or CHOIR In February: Larry & Julie R...  Read More
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Congregational Update: 1/26/2024
by Steve Osero on January 27th, 2024
Dear Church Family, Sunday, Jan. 28th 9am Worship 10am Coffee & Treats, Sunday School, ChiorWednesday: 5:30 Youth/Family Supper6pm Confirmation, K-5 Youth & High League Thursday: 8am Bible Study 8:30am Quilters SUNDAY: 9am Worship 10am Coffee & Treats, Choir & Sunday School In January:WE THANK Lectors Julie Riemenschneider & Gwen Wold, Glen & Bobbi Clausen for serving as Ushers & providing Communi...  Read More
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Congregational Update: 1/19/2024
by Steve Osero on January 20th, 2024
Dear Church Family, Sunday, Jan. 21st: 9am Worship 10am Coffee & Treats, Sunday School, Education & Evangelism meeting.Wednesday: 5:30 Youth/Family Supper6pm Confirmation, K-5 Youth & High League Thursday: 8am Bible Study 8:30am Quilters SUNDAY: 9am Worship 10am Coffee & Treats, Choir & Sunday School In January:Lector Julie Riemenschneider; Ushers & Communion Bread: Glen & Bobbi Clausen FIRST LUTH...  Read More
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Congregational Update: 1/12/2024
by Steve Osero on January 12th, 2024
January is National Mentoring month- We currently have 20 waiting mentees in Polk County, so our need for mentors is huge. We have 3 options for you to share about Kinship's needs with your congregation.  Read More
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Congregational Update: 1/5/2024
by Steve Osero on January 5th, 2024
January 7th 3pm Ecumenical Community Prayer Service for Peace at First Lutheran. Please invite everyone to this event.  Read More
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Congregational Update: 12/29/2023
by Steve Osero on December 30th, 2023
Ecumenical Community Prayer Service For Peace on Sunday, January 7th, at 3 pm at First Lutheran. All are invited!  Read More
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Congregational Update: 12/22/2023
by Steve Osero on December 22nd, 2023
SUNDAY, DEC. 24TH CHRISTMAS EVE WORSHIP SERVICES: 9am Worship (Streamed Live) 4:30 Christmas Service w/Candles and Communion. (Streamed Live) 9pm Christmas w/Candles and Communion. There will be no service on Christmas Day.  Read More
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Congregational Update: 12/15/2023
by Steve Osero on December 15th, 2023
Sunday, Dec. 17th, at 9am our children will present "The Greatest Gift Christmas Pageant" during worship. They have been working so hard and look forward to performing for all of us. They are wonderful singers! Don't miss it!  Read More
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Congregational Update: 12/8/2023
by Steve Osero on December 8th, 2023
Saturday, Dec. 9th: THE CHRISTMAS PROGRAM PRACTICE scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 9th, has been CANCELLED. We will practice after church on Sunday.  Read More
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Congregational Update: 11/30/2023
by Steve Osero on November 30th, 2023
JIM'S BARNYARD TREE is up in the entryway for families to take their ornaments to use as gifts for family and friends. Checks for these ornaments should be made payable to First Lutheran Church with "Good Gifts" in the memo line. For families who wish to donate to Good Gifts for something other than what is on the ornaments (roosters, Family Farm, goat, cow, bees, etc., please pick up the ELCA Good Gifts catalog by the Advent calendars and Bible Study booklets. For the younger folks, there are coloring books, stickers, and piggy banks up front by the candy dish!  Read More
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Congregational Update: 11/22/2023
by Steve Osero on November 22nd, 2023
Wednesday, November 22nd: Thanksgiving Community Service St. Joseph Catholic Church. Wednesday November 22nd, 7pm  Read More
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Congregational Update: 11/17/2023
by Steve Osero on November 17th, 2023
Thanksgiving Community Service St. Joseph Catholic Church. Wednesday November 22nd, 7pm  Read More
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Congregational Update: 11/10/2023
by Steve Osero on November 11th, 2023
CHURCH COUNCIL met on Wednesday, November 8th. Here are the new officers and Council committee assignments: President: Neil Pickard Vice President: Tony Aizpurua Secretary: Jessica Smith Worship/Parish Life & Long-Range Planning: Gwen Wold and Trudy Mattison Parish Education / Youth: Tony Aizpurua and Andrea Van Someren Evangelism: Elaine Meyer and Jessica Smith Church in Society: Dianne McLeod Property / Audio Visual: Dave Curtis, Gary Ganje, and Del Schalz Stewardship / Life Endowment: Matt Johnson Thank you for your leadership!  Read More
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Congregational Update: 11/3/2023
by Steve Osero on November 4th, 2023
DON'T FORGET TO TURN YOUR CLOCKS BACK ONE HOUR before going to bed on Saturday evening, November 4th.  Read More
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Congregational Update: 10/27/2023 - Confirmation Week
by Steve Osero on October 27th, 2023
This Sunday, October 29th, we'll worship at 9am with Confirmation, Please pray for our young people being confirmed on Sunday and their families: Weston Facchinni, Amelia Fronczek-Rude, Craig Hoffmann, Brady Johnson, Katelyn Osero, Lillee Steen, Aurora White, and Emelia Yeske.  Read More
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Congregational Update: 10/20/2023
by Steve Osero on October 20th, 2023
This Sunday, October 22nd, we'll worship at 9am, followed at 10am by Coffee Hour (with cake for Roger's birthday), Sunday School, and Choir. Please join us and invite others. DONATIONS FROM LOONEY LUTHERANS: We sent $1600 to the Amery Area Food Shelf.  Read More
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Congregational Update: 10/13/2023
by Steve Osero on October 13th, 2023
Annual meeting 9am this Sunday Service at 10. Potluck at 11. Looney Lutherans at 12. Open to the public, free will offering.  Read More
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Congregational Update: 10/6/2023
by Steve Osero on October 6th, 2023
MARK YOUR CALENDARS! Looking ahead to next Sunday, October 15th: It will be a FUN DAY at First Lutheran, with a changed schedule!! ANNUAL MEETING will be held at 9am, Worship at 10am, Old fashioned Lutheran Potluck at 11am, Followed by a noon program by the LOONEY LUTHERANS (from Church Basement Ladies) at noon. Please invite all looney Lutherans and anyone else you can think of for a lot of joy and laughter.  Read More
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