Announcements — Sept 23, 2012

Below are the announcements distributed at the September 23, 2012 worship service.

WELCOME TO WORSHIP: We are glad you are here this evening. Pastor Heidi Punt from First Lutheran in Pontiac is leading worship this evening.

OFFERING: Checks may be written to New Beginnings Lutheran Church. If you would like to donate money toward the purchase or renovations of the building please make checks payable to New Beginnings Lutheran Church Building Fund. Envelopes are available from the ushers if you wish to donate cash.

ATTENDANCE: Sunday, September 16th was 89 and general fund offering was $2,280. Building Fund offering was $5,000.00.

FALL WORSHIP TIME is 6:00 pm., remind your friends!

JOIN US FOR SMALL GROUPS WEDNESDAYS AT 6:00 PM AT THE SPORTSMEN’S CLUB: Kindergartners through adults are invited to participate in small groups. This week dinner is soft tacos or taco salad at 6:00pm. It’s not too late to join.

SMALL GROUP MONDAYS AT 12:30: If you cannot make Wednesday night small groups, a group is meeting at 12:30 pm on Mondays at Laura Magyar’s home, 212 Barbara Dr.

ITS OFFICIAL! We are now a congregation of the North American Lutheran Church.

A BIG THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO HELPED AT OUR FIRST WORKDAY AT THE BUILDING. A lot was accomplished. If you missed this one, more will be scheduled.

DO YOU WANT TO SIGN THE CHARTER? If you plan to become a member of New Beginnings Lutheran Church and would like to sign the Charter, it is available to sign until September 30.

MEMBERSHIP TRANSFER: Sally Roth has Transfer Request Forms available if you would like to use them. You may also write you own request.

ALTAR GUILD MEETING tomorrow night, September 24, at the church building at 7:00 pm for anyone interested in preparing the worship space and communion for worship.

EVANGELISM MEETING MONDAY, OCTOBER 1 at 7:00 pm at the church building. Please come and share your ideas for reaching others in our community with the Good News of Jesus and inviting them to worship with us.

CHECK OUT OUR WEBSITE! Our website is under construction, If you would like to be involved in its development and maintenance, please contact Gary Schnitkey, 898-3762 or

DO YOU HAVE OFFICE EXPERIENCE? We are ready to start equipping our office and need input on equipment and software. If you are willing to research and share information on copier leases, telephone and internet, computers and software, please contact Bobbie Schnitkey, 898-0358 or

PRAYER WARRIORS NEEDED! Come pray at our church building on Tuesday nights at 7:00 pm to cover our new building in prayer and pray for our congregation and the people that God will lead to us. For additional information, call Sally Roth 621-1368.

SEPTEMBER 30TH IS OUR LAST WORSHIP AT THE SPORTSMEN’S CLUB! Be sure to attend worship and get into the final photo at our temporary space. OCTOBER 7TH at 6:00 pm is our first worship in our building, 304 E. Dunbar Street.

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