+ Happy Mother’s Day! // We remember all who through their nurture and care have blessed us with motherly love, whether they have had children or not. “I have been reminded of your sincere faith, which first lived in your grandmother…and in your mother… and now lives in you also.” 2 Timothy 1:5
+ Last Day of Sunday School & Adult Discussion // This Sunday (May 10) // As we celebrate the closing of another awesome year of growing our faith, we would like to thank all of the Sunday School staff and their subs for giving of their time and talents. // Please remember to join us for worship each Sunday at 10am during the summer. // Classes will resume Sept. 13 with Rally Sunday!
+ Sunday, May 10 – Equal Exchange Products Available! // The Katie Group will be selling Equal Exchange products. // Don’t forget to stop in and get a little something special for Mom or Grad!
+ NEW DAY For Weekly Bible Study // Bible Study will be held on Tuesdays every week @ 3pm.
+ 4:30 Communion Worship // Sat. May 16 // All are welcome! Please join us!
+ Summer Food Service Program Training Dates // 6pm on Wed., May 13 & Mon., May 18 // The Nebraska Department of Education requires volunteers to attend a 1 hour training session. // Please pick a date and bring a friend! // More info– contact Cathy @ 402-801-1776 or the church office @ 402-245-3828.
+ Women of the ELCA Executive Board Meeting // Wed., May 20 in the Upper Room. All officers and committee chairpersons please attend.
+ Newsletter Deadline // May 20 // Please have all items to the church office– firstname.lastname@example.org
+ Confirmation Sunday // May 31 @ 10am // Our prayers and blessings to our confirmands – Ellie Gilkerson and Jake Joy. A reception in their honor will follow worship in the Upper Room.
+ Earthquake in Nepal // Lutheran Disaster Response is on the scene bringing aid to people affected by the earthquake on April 25. // More information about how you can donate to relief efforts is available on the Info Table.
+ Special Music // If you or anyone you know would like to share their talents by providing special music, contact Tony Rieschick @ 245-3783 or Pr. Andrew. // Sign-up sheet is by the office.
+ Farmers’ Market // Every Thursday, May–Oct., 4-6pm. // FC Library Parking lot. // Returning vendors and new vendors welcome. // Contact Denise Daake @ 402-245-3717 for more info.
+ Thursday Morning Women’s Coffee // Every Thursday 9:30-10:30am // Everyone is welcome!
+ Pr. Andrew Hits the Streets // In an effort to be more physically fit, Pr. Andrew is walking to the office and back most days. If you have a meeting or appointment at with him at church and don’t see a car in the parking lot, don’t assume he’s not there. Come on in, or call him on his cell phone.