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Announcements for 2/17/19

Here are this week’s announcements and reminders:

Announcements:

1. Prayer: Sunday morning Prayer will meet in the Conference Room at 8:15am.

2. Sunday School: Sunday School for all ages is at 9:00am.

3. Worship: Sunday morning worship is at 10:00am. Shaun’s sermon (the last from Malachi) is on Malachi 3:13-4:6.

4. Cross-Country Skiing this Saturday: Don’t let the Wisconsin winter get you down! Come out to Elver Park this Saturday, February 16th for an afternoon of Cross-Country skiing. Don’t have skis of your own? Rentals are $9/hour for adults and only $5/hour for kids. This is a great opportunity for us to spend time together and invite friends to see the fellowship of the church body. We’ll meet up at 1:00pm at the rental spot at 1250 McKenna Blvd. in Madison.

5. MWBC Meeting: The Madison Women’s Book Club will be meeting next on Sunday, February 24th. The book for February is Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline. The meeting and potluck dinner will be at 5:00pm at Sarah’s house in Verona. Please contact Emma (emmavogel722@gmail.com) if you need more information.

6. Baby Shower: Ladies – there will be a Baby Shower for Joy at Danielle’s house in Madison, on Thursday, March 7th at 7:00pm. Please RSVP to Sarah (sarah.sterk23@gmail.com) by March 4th if you plan to attend or if you need more information.
Service Reminders:

Children’s Worship: Kelly M. and Pingli W.
Communion: Bonnie R.
Greeters: Avery S. and Jon O.
Nursery: Peter K. and Debbie B.
Refreshments: Mechelle S.

Announcements for 2/10/19

Here are this week’s announcements and reminders:
 
Announcements:
 
1. Prayer: Sunday morning Prayer will meet in the Conference Room at 8:15am.
 
2. Sunday School: Sunday School for all ages is at 9:00am.
 
3. Worship: Sunday morning worship is at 10:00am. Shaun’s sermon is on Malachi 3:6-12.
 
4. Progressive Dinner: For those of you who have signed up already – don’t forget that the Progressive Dinner is this Saturday, February 9th! Check your email to see your group assignment. Please contact Elise (eliseduskin@gmail.com) or Amy (haydn.seek@yahoo.com) if you have questions.
 
5. Cross-Country Skiing: Don’t let the Wisconsin winter get you down! Come out to Elver Park on Saturday, February 16th for an afternoon of Cross-Country skiing. Don’t have skis of your own? Rentals are $9/hour for adults and only $5/hour for kids. This is a great opportunity for us to spend time together and invite friends to see the fellowship of the church body. We’ll meet up at 1:00pm at the rental spot at 1250 McKenna Blvd. in Madison.
 
6. MWBC Meeting: The Madison Women’s Book Club will be meeting next on Sunday, February 24th. The book for February is Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline. The meeting and potluck dinner will be at 5:00pm at Sarah’s house in Verona. Please contact Emma (emmavogel722@gmail.com) if you need more information.
 
Service Reminders:
 
Children’s Worship: Kelly M. and Emma V.
Communion: Sonja O.
Greeters: Peter and Marie K.
Nursery: Amy O. and Jo H.
Refreshments: Sonja O.

Announcements for 2/3/19

Here are this week’s announcements and reminders:
 
Announcements:
 
1. Prayer: Sunday morning Prayer will meet in the Conference Room at 8:15am.
 
2. Sunday School: Sunday School for all ages is at 9:00am. This week the adult Sunday School class returns to its study of church history.
 
3. Worship: Sunday morning worship is at 10:00am. The sermon text is Malachi 2:17-3:5.
 
4. Potluck and name tags: Stay after the worship service this Sunday, February 3rd for our monthly potluck. Please plan to wear a name tag this Sunday to help everyone learn and remember names! When you know what you plan to bring to the potluck, please sign up here: www.PerfectPotluck.com/DHRV7495
 
5. Children’s Worship Helpers: The Children’s Worship leaders are in need of adult helpers to assist them for the rest of the school year. Helpers can sign up for just one week or for several weeks! If you’re able to help, please sign up here in the “helper” slot: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e094aa5a72c7-childrens1 If you want more information about helping with Children’s Worship, please contact Kelly (drkym1@yahoo.com).
 
6. Greeter Help: If you are looking for an opportunity to serve at Lake Trails, talk to Michael (vogelmichaelr@gmail.com) about becoming a greeter! You can be one of the people that welcomes people at the front door or downstairs by handing out hymnals. 
 
7. Prayer Night: Wanting to spend some time in prayer with others as we kick off a new year? Wishing you had more motivation to pray? Moved to pray for some of the exciting developments in our church that we heard about at our annual meeting? You’re invited to an evening prayer session at Liz’s home in Middleton tomorrow, which is Thursday, January 31st. We’ll meet at 7:00 p.m. and pray until 8:15 p.m. Warm beverages provided. RSVPs appreciated (ejstev0202@gmail.com), but drop-ins are welcome too.
 
8. Baby Shower for Claire: On Monday, February 4th at 7:00pm Mechelle is hosting a baby shower in honor of Claire  and her baby at Patti’s house in Middleton. RSVP to Mechelle at 314-420-5766 by February 2nd.
 
9. Progressive Dinner: If you signed up to participate in the Progressive Dinner on Saturday, February 9th, watch your email for more information from Elise and Amy.
 
10. MWBC Meeting: The Madison Women’s Book Club will be meeting next on Sunday, February 24th. The book for February is Orphan Train by Christina Baker Kline. The meeting and potluck dinner will be at 5:00pm at Sarah S.’s house in Verona. Please contact Emma (emmavogel722@gmail.com) if you need more information.
 
Service Reminders:
 
Children’s Worship: Avery S. – adult helper needed
Communion: Mary Ann B.
Greeters: Susan E. and Gloria Y.
Nursery: Michael and Emma V.
Refreshments: Danielle S.

Announcements and Reminders for 1/27/19

Here are this week’s announcements and reminders:
 
Announcements:
 
1. Prayer: Sunday morning Prayer will meet in the Conference Room at 8:15am.
 
2. Sunday School: Sunday School for all ages is at 9:00am. This Sunday, the older youth Sunday School class will be presenting what they have learned during their extensive study of Ecclesiastes to the adult Sunday School class.
 
3. Worship: Sunday morning worship is at 10:00am. Shaun’s sermon text is Malachi 2:10-16.
 
4. Children’s Worship Helpers: The Children’s Worship leaders are in need of adult helpers to assist them for the rest of the school year. Helpers can sign up for just one week or for several weeks! If you’re able to help, please sign up here in the “helper” slot: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e094aa5a72c7-childrens1 If you want more information about helping with Children’s Worship, please contact Kelly (drkym1@yahoo.com).
 
5. Greeter Help: If you are looking for an opportunity to serve at Lake Trails, talk to Michael (vogelmichaelr@gmail.com) about becoming a greeter! You can be one of the people that welcomes people at the front door or downstairs by handing out hymnals.
 
6. Progressive Dinner: Join us for a Progressive Dinner on Saturday, February 9th. A “progressive dinner” is one where the appetizer, main course, and dessert are served in stages at different homes or locations and hosts and diners are needed! The event will be from about 5:00-8:00pm. Sign up by filling out this survey https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfIizjML4–Sy2dLuqjPWfxdxGGXwjLUla0ueEPOfqwAOCtfQ/viewform?vc0&c0&w1 by Monday, January 28th. Please contact Elise (eliseduskin@gmail.com) if you have any questions.
 
7. Prayer Night: Wanting to spend some time in prayer with others as we kick off a new year? Wishing you had more motivation to pray? Moved to pray for some of the exciting developments in our church that we heard about at our annual meeting? You’re invited to an evening prayer session at Liz’s home on Thursday, January 31st. We’ll meet at 7:00 p.m. and pray until 8:15 p.m. Warm beverages provided. RSVPs appreciated (ejstev0202@gmail.com), but drop-ins are welcome too.
 
Service Reminders:
 
Children’s Worship: Diana A. and Margaret B.
Communion: Elsa S.
Greeters: Mechelle S. and Debbie B.
Nursery: Sunday School – Patti B. and Joshua L.
               Church – Stephen and Joy B.
Refreshments: Pingli W.

Announcements for 1/20/19

Here are this week’s announcements and reminders:
 
Announcements:
 
1. Prayer: Sunday morning Prayer will meet in the Conference Room at 8:15am.
 
2. Sunday School: Sunday School for all ages is at 9:00am.
 
3. Worship: Sunday morning worship is at 10:00am. Shaun’s sermon text is Malachi 2:1-9.
 
4. Children’s Worship Helpers: The Children’s Worship leaders are in need of adult helpers to assist them for the rest of the school year. Helpers can sign up for just one week or for several weeks! If you’re able to help, please sign up here in the “helper” slot: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e094aa5a72c7-childrens1 If you want more information about helping with Children’s Worship, please contact Kelly (drkym1@yahoo.com).
 
5. Greeter Help: If you are looking for an opportunity to serve at Lake Trails, talk to Michael (vogelmichaelr@gmail.com) about becoming a greeter! You can be one of the people that welcomes people at the front door or downstairs by handing out hymnals.
 
6. Worship Night: This Saturday, January 19th we’ll have a worship night at Crescendo Espresso Bar, 1859 Monroe St. Crescendo will have snacks and beverages available for purchase. The singin’ starts at 7:00pm.
 
7. Progressive Dinner: Join us for a Progressive Dinner on Saturday, February 9th. A “progressive dinner” is one where the appetizer, main course, and dessert are served in stages at different homes or locations and hosts and diners are needed! The event will be from about 5:00-8:00pm. Sign up by filling out this survey https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfIizjML4–Sy2dLuqjPWfxdxGGXwjLUla0ueEPOfqwAOCtfQ/viewform?vc0&c0&w1 by Monday, January 28th. Please contact Elise (eliseduskin@gmail.com) if you have any questions.
 
8. Prayer Night: Wanting to spend some time in prayer with others as we kick off a new year? Wishing you had more motivation to pray? Moved to pray for some of the exciting developments in our church that we heard about at our annual meeting? You’re invited to an evening prayer session at Liz’s home on Thursday, January 31st. We’ll meet at 7:00 p.m. and pray until 8:15 p.m. Warm beverages provided. RSVPs appreciated (ejstev0202@gmail.com), but drop-ins are welcome too.
 
Service Reminders:
 
Children’s Worship: Tara B. – adult helper needed!
Communion: Bonnie R.
Greeters: Susan E. and Avery S.
Nursery: Mechelle S. and Debbie B.
Refreshments: Anne B./Susan E.

Announcements for 1/13/19

Here are this week’s announcements and reminders:
 
Announcements:
 
1. Prayer: Sunday morning Prayer will meet in the Conference Room at 8:15am.
 
2. Sunday School: Sunday School for all ages is at 9:00am.
 
3. Worship: Sunday morning worship is at 10:00am. Shaun’s sermon is from Malachi 1:6-14.
 
4. Children’s Worship Helpers: The Children’s Worship leaders are in need of adult helpers to assist them for the rest of the school year. Helpers can sign up for just one week or for several weeks! If you’re able to help, please sign up here in the “helper” slot: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e094aa5a72c7-childrens1 If you want more information about helping with Children’s Worship, please contact Kelly (drkym1@yahoo.com).
 
5. Greeter Help: If you are looking for an opportunity to serve at Lake Trails, talk to Michael (vogelmichaelr@gmail.com) about becoming a greeter! You can be one of the people that welcomes people at the front door or downstairs by handing out hymnals.
 
6. Women’s Prayer & Fellowship: The next time of Women’s Prayer and Fellowship Time will be on Wednesday, January 16th, 10:00-11:30am in the Sunday School area of the church. The next four meetings will be on January 16th & 30th and February 13th & 27th.
 
7. Worship Night: On Saturday, January 19th we’ll have a worship night at Crescendo Espresso Bar, 1859 Monroe St. Crescendo will have snacks and beverages available for purchase. The singin’ starts at 7:00pm.
 
8. Prayer Night: Wanting to spend some time in prayer with others as we kick off a new year? Wishing you had more motivation to pray? Moved to pray for some of the exciting developments in our church that we heard about at our annual meeting? You’re invited to an evening prayer session at Liz’s home on Thursday, January 31st. We’ll meet at 7:00 p.m. and pray until 8:15 p.m. Warm beverages provided. RSVPs appreciated, but drop-ins are welcome too. Please contact Liz (ejstev0202@gmail.com) for more information.
 
9. Progressive Dinner: Join us for a Progressive Dinner on Saturday, February 9th. A “progressive dinner” is one where the appetizer, main course, and dessert are served in stages at different homes or locations. The event will be from about 4:30-7:00 that night. Watch your email for a sign-up survey. The deadline to sign up will be January 28th!
 
Service Reminders:
 
Children’s Worship: Kelly M. – adult helper needed!
Communion: Sonja O.
Greeters: Peter and Marie K.
Nursery: Sunday School – Erin R. and Debbie B.
Worship – Sonja O. and Lindsey G.
Refreshments: Sonja O.

Announcements for 1/6/19

Happy New Year! Here are this week’s announcements and reminders:
 
Announcements:
 
1. Prayer: Sunday morning Prayer will meet in the Conference Room at 8:15am.
 
2. Sunday School: Sunday School resumes this Sunday, January 6th. Adults will begin a series on the early church.
 
3. Worship: Sunday morning worship is at 10:00am. Shaun will begin a series he’s calling “A Full-Hearted God for a Half-Hearted People”. His sermon text for this Sunday is Malachi 1:1-5.
 
4. Children’s Worship Helpers: The Children’s Worship leaders are in need of adult helpers to assist them over the next few Sundays. If you’re able to help, please sign up here in the “helper” slot: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e094aa5a72c7-childrens1
5. Board Game Night: There will be a Board Game night at Crescendo Espresso Bar at 1859 Monroe St. this Saturday, January 5th, 5:30-8:00pm. Contact Michael (vogelmichaelr@gmail.com) for more information.
 
6. Town Hall Meeting: Our annual Town Hall Meeting will be Sunday, January 6th following the worship service. The next year’s budget will be discussed.
 
7. Potluck and Name tags: Our monthly potluck will take place immediately following the worship service this Sunday, January 6th, coinciding with our annual Town Hall Meeting. Please plan to wear a name tag this Sunday to help everyone learn/practice names. If you know what you plan to bring to the potluck, please sign up here: https://www.perfectpotluck.com/JPOV7676
 
8. Women’s Prayer & Fellowship: The next time of Women’s Prayer and Fellowship Time will be on Wednesday, January 16th, 10:00-11:30am in the Sunday School area of the church. The next four meetings are January 16th & 30th and February 13th & 27th.
 
9. Worship Night: On Saturday, January 19th we’ll have a worship night at Crescendo Espresso Bar, 1859 Monroe St. Crescendo will have snacks and beverages available for purchase. The singin’ starts at 7:00pm.
 
Service Reminders:
 
Children’s Worship: Avery S. and ?
Communion: Mary Ann B.
Greeters: Susan E. and Gloria Y.
Nursery: Danielle S. and Lynn H.
Refreshments: TBA

Announcements for 12/30/18

Here are this week’s announcements and reminders:
 
Announcements:
 
1. Prayer: Since there is no Sunday School this week Prayer will meet a little later, at 9:15am in the Conference Room.
 
2. Sunday School: There will be NO Sunday School classes this week. Sunday School classes will resume on Sunday, January 6th.
 
3. Worship: Sunday morning worship is at 10:00am. Shaun’s annual “What is the Gospel?” sermon will be this Sunday. The sermon text is 2 Samuel 11:1-5.
 
4. Children’s Worship Volunteer Needed: We still need a leader for Children’s Worship this Sunday. Parents, if we do not have a leader we will not have Children’s Worship this Sunday.
 
5. Board Game Night: There will be a Board Game night at Crescendo Espresso Bar on Monroe St. on Saturday, January 5th, 5:30-8:00pm. Contact Michael (vogelmichaelr@gmail.com) for more information.
 
6. Town Hall Meeting: Our annual Town Hall Meeting will be Sunday, January 6th following the worship service. The meeting will coincide with our monthly potluck.
Service Reminders:
 
Children’s Worship: ? and Pingli W.
Communion: Susan E.
Greeters: Bob B. and Sarah S.
Nursery: Bob and Mary Ann B. (no Sunday School)
Refreshments: Elsa S.

Announcements for 12/23/18

Here are this week’s announcements and reminders:
 
Announcements:
 
1. Prayer: Since there is no Sunday School this week Prayer will meet a little later, at 9:15am in the Conference Room.
 
2. Sunday School: There will be NO Sunday School classes this week. Sunday School classes will resume on Sunday, January 6th.
 
3. Worship: Sunday morning worship is at 10:00am. Max’s sermon will be on Matthew 1:18-25 and Hebrews 4:14-16.

4. Christmas Eve Service: Our joint Christmas Eve Service will be on Monday, December 24th, 5:00pm at the Madison Chinese Christian Church (1510 Madison Street).

5. Board Game Night: There will be a Board Game night at Crescendo Espresso Bar on Monroe St. on Saturday, January 5th, 5:30-8:00pm. Contact Michael (vogelmichaelr@gmail.com) for more information.
 
6. Town Hall Meeting: Our annual Town Hall Meeting will be Sunday, January 6th following the worship service. The meeting will coincide with our monthly potluck.
 
Service Reminders:
 
Children’s Worship: Kelly M. and Pingli W.
Communion: Elsa S.
Greeters: Mechelle S. and Debbie B?
Nursery: Peter K. and Claire M. (no Sunday School)
Refreshments: Liz S.

Announcements for 12/16/18

Here are this week’s announcements and reminders:
 
Announcements:
 
1. Prayer: Sunday morning Prayer will meet at 8:15am in the Conference Room.
 
2. Sunday School: Sunday School for all ages will be at 9:00am. This Sunday (December 16th) will be the last time that Sunday School meets until the new year.
 
3. Worship: Sunday morning worship is at 10:00am. Chris Vogel’s sermon text is Matthew 1:18-25.
 
4. Madison Women’s Book Club: The MWBC will have its December meeting on Sunday, December 16th at 7:00pm at Jo’s apartment. The book for this month is A Man Called Ove. Please contact Emma (emmavogel722@gmail.com) for more information.
 
5. Women’s Fellowship: Women’s Time for Fellowship, Sharing, & Prayer will be meeting on Wednesday, December 19th at 10:00am at the church. Please contact Debbie (debbiebakke41@gmail.com) for more information.
6. Board Game Night: There will be a Board Game night at Crescendo Espresso Bar on Monroe St. on Saturday, January 5th, 5:30-8:00pm. Contact Michael (vogelmichaelr@gmail.com) for more information.
 
7. Town Hall Meeting: Our annual Town Hall Meeting will be Sunday, January 6th following the worship service. The meeting will coincide with our monthly potluck.
Service Reminders:
 
Children’s Worship: Emma V. and Pingli W.
Communion: Bonnie R.
Greeters: Susan E. and Bonnie R.
Nursery: Sunday School – Erin R. and Margaret B.
              Worship – Claire M. and Alisa M.
Refreshments: Mechelle S.