For the week of 

 

 

This Week

Sunday School, 8:45 am

Breakfast Club, 9 am

God’s Grace DVD series, 9 am

Worship/Holy Comm 9:30 am

NEXT Sunday, May 22

Worship 10 am

Helping out Sunday, May 22

Acolytes – Dalton Sullivan, Braxton Trauernicht

Reader- Elnora Lenners

 

May Altar Guild:   Susan Newman, Lorene Wallman, Sandy Meints, Marcella Rademacher

 

May Table Troop Volunteers: Linda Ideus, Les Rademacher, Mert Rademacher,Don Schuster, John Gronewold, Robert Ideus, Paul & Shellie Remmers

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Welcome to worship!  Warm Welcome to all our visitors.  We would love to have you visit again! We ask that you please sign a visitor card located in the pews and bring the information section of the card to the information center desk, located in the unity room.  We are so glad you are here!

HANDICAP PARKING-IN THE NEED FOR MORE HANDICAP PARKING FOR OUR WORSHIP SERVICES, WE WILL BEGIN TO USE ALL SPACES FROM PARSONAGE TO NORTH DOORS OF CHURCH FOR THOSE THAT HAVE DIFFICULTY WALKING OR USE WALKERS. PLEASE BE CONSIDERATE OF THOSE THAT TRULY NEED THE CLOSER PARKING.  THANK YOU!!    ~The Church Council

Share Your Musical Talents –To reserve the Sunday of your choice, visit with Pam Trauernicht:  call 402-230-0123 or email pamtrauernicht@diodecom.net

Men’s Choir; Thank you for your wonderful music at Dad’s service. I know it meant so much to him and us. He so LOVED being in choir. From Patty, Larry, and kids. Thanks.

 

Ladies Aid will meet May 19th, and Quilting on May 26th

 

We celebrate the Holy Baptism of Watson Ridge Gronewold Parents: Joel and Jocelyn (Junker) Gronewold. Sponsors Jordan & Courtney Junker, Jenna Junker, and Jon & Emily Gronewold.  May God bless him and his family.

 

Prayers: Janice Oden (Sharon Schuster's sister) has passed away from cancer. Please keep her family in your prayers.

 

Council is looking for volunteers to serve on a committee to update Zion’s picture directory. If you are interested in researching current options or providing photography services, please contact Brenda Gronewold at 402-520-0397.

The fifth Sunday in May offering has been designated to go to the Evan and Kaitlyn Buss Family to help with Tholen’s medical expenses.

Graduate recognition – If you have a high school or college graduate, please forward their names and future plans to Britan at britanmeints@gmail.com or 308-730-0599. Graduation recognition is scheduled for Next Sunday May 22nd.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

You are invited to enjoy an informational evening Wednesday, May 18th at 6:30 pm in the Fellowship Hall with guest speaker, Amber Lovitt, Executive Director CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Gage County for abused and neglected children hosted by Zion’s WELCA (Women of the ELCA). Amber recruits, trains and mentors’ volunteers who are appointed by the County Judge to gather information. These children are in the court system of no fault of their own but due to abuse and neglect. They offer training services and supplies to the community to help children and families thrive together. Area churches have been invited as well, so please bring a friend. Refreshments will also be served.

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