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!

Pairs and Spares Tues., Dec. 18th, 11am (time change!), Fellowship Hall. ECC children sing at 11:00; lunch at noon. Bring covered dish and join the Fellowship. [Janet Masters  jlmasters44@gmail.com]

Last Weekend to buy NUTS & CANDY! Prices are right for that perfect gift! THANKS to all who’ve purchased. 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. 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]; info and registration online [www.timothylutheran.com/journeymen/]

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

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: Jan. 15 [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 Sr. Pastor Position Description; divine call to Mary Beth Self, ECC Director. 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 (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 4 Tuesdays in Jan. (8, 15, 22, 29), 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!

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.
30 Days of Cancer Prayers Are you willing to pray one prayer a day for 30 days to stop the struggle of cancer? Join people across the nation as we battle cancer one prayer at a time. Text CANCER to 57838 or visit the Cancer Companions website www.30DaysCancerPrayer.com for more information.

Lay Leaders Please mark your calendars to attend Leadership Orientation on Sat., Jan. 26, 9am, Fellowship Hall. More details to follow. Thanks!

Save the Date All ladies & friends invited to two coming events. More details to follow.

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