Announcements — October 28

The following announcements were distributed at the October 28th service.

FELLOWSHIP IS DOWNSTAIRS:After worship you are invited to join us for fellowship in the basement. An elevator is located at the end of the hall. Also, there is a new restroom downstairs near the front steps.

 NO WEDNESDAY SMALL GROUPS THIS WEEKSmall groups resume next Wednesday, November 7th at 6:00 pm.

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.

YOU ARE INVITED TO ATTEND THE GREAT RIVERS MISSION DISTRICT CONVOCATION Saturday, November 3rd at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in St Joseph, 802 E. Douglas, St. We begin at 11:00 a.m. and conclude at 3:00 p.m. Hear Pastor Steve Shipman of Lutheran CORE speak about this renewal movement in Lutheranism. Discuss discipleship practices. Learn about the mission congregations within our District and the newly formed Women of the NALC.

ANNUAL MEETING, SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 11TH following worship to elect our Church Council and approve our 2013 budget. The slate of officers is: Bobbie Schnitkey, president; Tim Magyar, vice president; Nichole Jessup, secretary; Mary Tollakson, treasurer; Tresa Hunsinger, financial secretary; Mike Feigl, at large; Gloria Wisehart, at large. Thank you to the Nominating Committee: Earl Seamands, chair, Cheryl Heinold, Lisa Schwarzentraub or Doug Bosworth.

Photographer needed:  We would like someone to take a photo of each family or individual so we can make a bulletin board as well as an informal digital photo directory.  If you would like to help with any part of this project please contact Laura Magyar at 649-7170.

 FACILITIES TEAM: Members who are interested in maintaining and improving our property are needed to join this team. If you are interested, please contact Paul Hunsinger, Facilities Team Leader.

WORSHIP VOLUNTEER SIGN UP ON BOARD BY FRONT DOOR. Please sign up to help with our worship and fellowship.

MARK YOUR CALENDAR FOR SUNDAY, DECEMBER 16TH FROM 3-5:30 PM. We will be hosting a Christmas around the world open house. Volunteers are needed to make baked goods and dress up as representatives of 4 different countries, as well as the children’s program. If you would like to help organize this event, contact Cheryl Heinold, 586-4794.

RECEIVE UPDATES FROM OUR WEBSITEby going to www.NewBeginningsLutheranChurch.comand entering your email address on the right hand side where it says “Follow New Beginnings Lutheran Church via email”. Contact us by email,, if you have something you would like posted on the website.

TUESDAY PRAYER GROUP CONTINUES! Come pray in our sanctuary on Tuesday nights at 7:00 pm. We have a time for group prayer and individual silent prayer. We pray for our congregation, the people that God will lead to us, our community and any concerns brought forward. For additional information, call Sally Roth 621-1368.

JOIN THE CHOIR: Choir practice is Thursday night at 7:00 in the sanctuary. Everyone is welcome!

ATTENDANCE Sunday, October 21st was 90 and general fund offering was $3,228.00.

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