Welcome to Our Savior’s!
Announcements for Sunday, January 28, 2018
Altar Flowers today are given by Jean Schad & Rhonda Ruffini in memory of Ron on his birthday.
Annual Meeting TODAY at 9:15 am in the sanctuary.
Adult Education Sunday, February 4 @ 9:15 am: Health and Caring Ministries – introduction to Stephen Ministries. Join Stacy Meyer and others to learn more about Stephen Ministries! Stephen Ministries is a non-profit Christian organization for training laypeople to provide one-to-one care to hurting people in and around your congregation.
Blood Pressure checks are back! Monthly checks will be the first Sunday of every month at 9:00 am in the parish nurse office!
Tubing and Tailgating for All Ages! We will meet in the Green Acres parking lot at 6 pm on February 9 to eat some brats, hot dogs and sip some warm hot chocolate! If you want to tube, you can do that too! Sign-up in the Gathering Area! If tubing, cost is $13/person if paid in advance. Otherwise, it is $15. All sign-ups, waivers and payments need to be submitted no later than Sunday, February 4. Waivers and checks can be turned in at the drop box on the welcome desk.
Book of the Month Club will meet on Monday, January 29th at 1:00 p.m. to discuss “Our Souls at Night.” We hope to see you there.
St. Paul Area Synodical Women’s Organization here at church on Saturday, Feb. 3 at 10:30 am. All OSLC women are invited to attend. Our speaker is J. Drake Hamilton, policy director at Fresh Energy. She will speak on renewable energy. Free soup luncheon for participants.
Women’s Retreat — “Be still and know that I am God.” Psalm 46:10 — The 2018 Women’s Retreat is coming up on April 27-28 and will be held this year at Mount Olivet Retreat Center in Farmington. Seaside Escape is the theme and will focus on helping women find rest and relaxation from the hustle and bustle of life as we slow down and spend time with God and one another. Cost is $110 for a double room and $130 for a single room. Registration forms are on the women’s bulletin board. Please include a $25 deposit with your registration.
Care packages to our most recent high school graduates will go out on February 12. If you can supply homemade cookies (no nuts please), please let Becky Maier or the church office know.
Sword Bearers — February John 3:14-21