St. John Lutheran Church

                      THE LUTHERAN CHURCH—MISSOURI SYNOD

                                     CENTER POINT, IOWA 52213

                                                  319-849-1251

JULY 2019
 
St. John Lutheran Church(Missouri Synod)
Water & Vine, Center Point IA 319-551-3989
David L. Hansen, Pastor

SUMMER MIDWEEK SERVICES: Services continue to be  held each Thursday evening through the end of August at 7 PM(with the exception of July 18 and 25).  If you are unable to worship with us on any given Sunday morning, please join us on Thursday.

ELDERS’ MEETING: Monday, July 8, 7 PM                       

COUNCIL MEETING: Monday, July 15, 7PM                

VOTERS’ MEETING: Sunday, July 28, 10:30 AM

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL: Vacation Bible School for 2019 will be held August 5-9 from 9 AM–noon.  Registration forms will soon be available in the narthex.  If you have already volunteered to help, thank you.  Any questions about VBS can be directed to VBS director Dorothea Wood 815-826-0758.   Thank you for supporting VBS.

QUILTING FOR CHRIST Quilting Group continues meeting each Thursday morning during the summer months at 9 AM.  

2019 LCMS CONVENTION: Pastor Hansen and Jim Swales will be attending the LCMS Convention from July 20-25.  LCMS President Matthew Harrison was re-elected earlier this week in the presidential voting process.  Rev. Dean Rothchild will be conducting the service on July 21 in Pastor Hansen’s absence.  There will be no Thursday evening service on July 18 or 25.


     CALENDAR FOR JULY

Thursday.....4--Midweek Service, 7 PM
               
Sunday.......7–-4th SUNDAY after PENTECOST    
                Worship w/Comm, 9:00 AM   
                Fellowship following service
                Sunday School at 10:15 AM
Monday.......8–-Elders’ Meeting, 7 PM
Thursday....11—-Midweek Service, 7 PM
                Quilting, 9 AM

Sunday......14–-5th SUNDAY after PENTECOST
                Worship, 9:00 AM
                Fellowship follows service
                Sunday School at 10:15 AM   
Monday......15--Church Council, 7 PM
Thursday....18—-No Midweek Service       
                Quilting, 9 AM

Sunday......21–-6th SUNDAY after PENTECOST   
                Worship w/Comm, 9:00 AM                         
                Fellowship follows service
                Sunday School at 10:15 AM
Thursday....25–-No Midweek Service       
                Quilting, 9 AM

Sunday......28–-7th SUNDAY after PENTECOST
                Worship, 9 AM              
                Fellowship follows service
                Sunday School at 10:15 AM
                Voters’ Meeting at 10:30 AM
               
ELDERS: Dale Buelow, Chris Sackett              
Offering: Lutheran Family Services of Iowa      
ALTAR GUILD: Esther Henderson

     JULY BIRTHDAYS
    
          11–—Eli Bergeron
          21–-Chris Hansen                                
          25–-Brooke Heins                                
          28–-Ryan Nielsen   
          30--Pam Swales    
                                    
     JULY ANNIVERSARIES

          2–Sara & Scott Chrisman  
          5–Ervin & Dorothy Kleeman
          7–Matt & Sara Voss
         10–Terry & Donna Nielsen
         14–Chris & Tiffany Nielsen
         15–Matthew & Brooke Heins     
         26–John & JoAnn Kopf