Election of Officers Nominating Committee will present the following to fill open positions on slate of officers for 2019-2020 at Voters’ Assembly Meeting on Dec. 9:

Vice-Presidents: Joe Sauter, Louie Wilbers (vote for 2); School Board: Dave MacLean, Lois Domsch (vote for 2); Gather Commission Leader: Melissa Struewe (vote for 1).

The complete slate of officers will be presented at Voters’ Meeting for approval. It is also included in the Nov. 30 Ministry Matters on church website. Thanks!

Journey to the Manger Gift tags are still available on the Giving Trees. Please return gifts, with tags attached, by next weekend. Please remember to return Our Redeemer gifts (labeled OR) by Dec. 6. Be sure to sign ledger for gift you are donating. Thanks for your generosity!

2 Weekends left to purchase nuts/candies for the holidays! Stop by the table in lobby before sale ends on Dec. 9 or order today. Proceeds: 10% LWML Missions, 45% youth attending Nat’l Youth Gathering summer 2019, 45% Lutheran Bible Translators. [online orders:               https://www.timothylutheran.com/nuts-and-candy/]

Advent Midweek Worship Preparing the Way on Wed., Dec. 5, 12, & 19, at 4 & 6:30pm [R.D. Mize]. CrossWalk/Confirmation Class released midway during 6:30 worship. Prayer Service-First-Fruits Wednesday, January 2, 6:30pm, Sanctuary [R.D. Mize]; join us as we thank God for His faithfulness & pray His blessing on the New Year.

Men’s Bible Study/Breakfast Prioritize Your Journey, Sat., Jan. 5, 8:30-11am, Fellowship Hall [R.D. Mize]; information and registration online [www.timothylutheran.com/journeymen/]

New Date/Location—Cancer Companions provides support for those dealing with cancer and caregivers; 1st and 3rd Tuesdays, 6:30-8pm; Fireplace Room [R. D. Mize]DVD-based group sessions with workbook; next session: this week! Dec. 4 [Nancy Nowiszewski, 228.5300]

Annual Voters’ Meeting Sun., Dec. 9, noon [Wyatt Rd] Agenda: 2019 budget, election of lay leaders, called staff housing allowance, annual reports (packet), Call
Committee update, including approval of Senior Pastor
Position Description. Please attend!

New Stephen Ministry Class If you have a heart for
caring, Stephen Ministry needs you! The next training class begins Feb. 5. Applications (at Info Center) will be received until Jan. 15. Please prayerfully consider taking this step to serve others.

Congregational Care Ministers provide care through a variety of opportunities based on your availability; check the list on the website to see where you can connect. The next classes will be held on the 4 Tuesdays in Jan., 2-4pm, Fireplace Room [RD Mize]; applications at Info Center [Nancy, 228.5300; nancyn@timothylutheran.com]

Christmas Caroling with the Pastors Save Dec. 16 to carol with others from Timothy; details to come.

Donations Appreciated Immanuel Lutheran in KC again is in need of clean, plastic bags for its food pantry ministry. Please place in tub in the mailbox area [RD Mize]. Thanks!

Food Donations placed in grocery carts in Dec. will be delivered to BS Community Services League. Thanks for your continued support!

Staff Christmas Gift Thank you for supporting Timothy’s ministry staff with a monetary gift. Please place in offering plate clearly marked “Staff Christmas Gift” by Dec. 16. [Charlie Cronkhite, crc350z04@yahoo.com]

Lutheran Witness Magazine In 2019 Timothy discontinues covering the cost of direct home delivery of the Lutheran Witness (LW). We’ll have bulk copies at each campus. To continue receiving the LW at home, please contact them directly for a personal subscription.

Praise God for your generous response of filled grocery sacks! You have helped put food on the table for many in need. Your donation is greatly appreciated. THANK YOU!

Save the Date All ladies & friends invited to 2 upcoming events. More details to follow.

  • LWML Brunch Sat., Feb. 2, 10am, Fellowship Hall. Guest speaker September Trimble on Human
  • Women of Hope Sat., Feb. 9, 9:30-11am, Fellowship Hall. Guest speaker Molly (Calvin) Bassett (daughter of Timothy) on “Conquering Clutter!”