|2020 First Fruits totals $203,753.00 as of Nov. 29. Thank you!
Drive-Thru Communion for the month of December will be this Sunday, Dec. 6, 11:30-12:15pm, at Wyatt. Another drive-thru opportunity will be Wednesday, Dec. 23, 6:30-7pm, at RD Mize (sanctuary entrance). (Please note that Tuesday’s eNotes listed Drive-Thru Communion on Dec. 13. That is incorrect!)
Giving Trees tags are still available at both campuses. Please sign your name on the registry next to the item(s) you choose. Next Sunday, Dec. 13, is Journey to the Manger at both campuses. Please bring your chosen gift(s) with tag(s) attached for the gift collection. Separate donations of adult-sized winter scarves, gloves and caps may be dropped off on Dec. 13 in the provided tubs as well. Thank you!
December Food Donations will be collected at both campuses through Dec. 19 for delivery that afternoon to Jesu el Buen in KCK. Grocery carts are available at both campuses. A special “Drive-By-And-Drop-Off” collection will occur in parking lots of both campuses on Sat., Dec. 19, 10am-noon. All food items are appreciated, but Pastor Eberhart especially requests donations of canned soups, spaghetti, spaghetti sauce, cereal, canned green beans, antibacterial soap, toilet paper, and paper towels. Thanks for your generous support!
Timothy’s Youth Hand Bell Choir will perform this Sun., Dec. 6, during 9am service at RD Mize. Thank you, ringers!
Lutheran High School Christmas Concert will be held this Sun., Dec. 6, at 7pm in Wyatt Auditorium. Congregation is welcome to attend!
Advent Services “The Songs of Advent” Dec. 9, 5:30pm, RD Mize; Dec. 16, 5:30pm, Wyatt as part of the TLS Christmas Program
Children’s Christmas Program Sun., Dec. 20, 10am Wyatt service
Christmas Services Dec. 24: 2, 4, 7, & 10pm –RD Mize (10pm Candlelight w/Holy Communion); 4pm, Wyatt (live-streamed); Dec. 25: 10am with Holy Communion, RD Mize
Annual Voters’ Meeting is this Sun., Dec. 6, immediately following 10am service at Wyatt. Please plan to attend; a quorum of 40 voting members is required to conduct business. The meeting will be recorded and referenced in next Tuesday’s eNotes for a direct link to view the meeting. Agenda items include Annual Ministry Reports, Next Generation Update, 2021 Operating Budget, Called Staff Housing Allowance, Election of Lay Leaders, and Bylaws Revisions. Please plan to attend.
LWML Nut & Candy Sale This Sunday, Dec. 6 is final day to pick up orders at each campus. Contact Susan Ready (816.229.7688) or Lois Kuecker (816.868.5500) for alternate pickup arrangements. Thanks!
Staff Christmas Gift Donations continue through this Sun., Dec. 6. Drop off in offering plate or at church office, mail to RD Mize Campus, or contribute online at church website. Thank you!
Youth Christmas Activities
- Assembling Christmas Cards, White Elephant Exchange, Movie: Dec. 12, 6-9pm, Family Life Center, RD Mize; contact Ryan Kuecker (email@example.com) about gift exchange & movie; contact Deanna Cross (firstname.lastname@example.org) about Christmas cards assembling & sending to other youth
- Christmas Program Workday: Sun., Dec. 13, 3-6pm, Family Life Center, RD Mize; contact Mary Taggart (email@example.com)