Pastoral Temporary Assignment – To ensure administrative and leadership continuity of ministries during the senior pastor call process, the Executive Board with full concurrence from the Elders has temporarily assigned Pastor Otte into the senior pastor position until such time as a permanent senior pastor is called. The assignment includes monetary compensation. Please continue to pray for Pastor John as he carries out his interim duties as senior pastor.
Thanksgiving Worship Join us on Wed., Nov. 21, 4 & 6:30pm [R.D. Mize]. The offering from that day will support our emergency assistance fund and Ray of Hope.
Advent Worship Preparing the Way on Wed., Dec. 5, 12, & 19, 4 & 6:30pm [R.D. Mize]. CrossWalk will be released midway during 6:30 worship; Confirmation Class will attend at 6:30 and be released early for class time.
Prayer Service-First-Fruits Wednesday, January 2, 6:30pm, Sanctuary, R.D. Mize. Join us as we thank God for his faithfulness and pray for His blessing upon the New Year.
ENGAGE Worship and Praise You’re invited for a time of worship on Sat. Dec. 1 at 7pm [Wyatt Campus]. Alex Burns/Audra Pirch will share their musical talents as they lead in worship. [Pastor Rod-]
Cookie Walk Come get your holiday cookies in one fell swoop! Sat., Dec. 1, 10am-2pm in the Family Life Center [R. D. Mize]. All proceeds go to the National Youth Gathering Trip to Minneapolis next summer.
Men’s Bible Study and Breakfast Prioritize Your Journey, Sat., Jan. 5, 8:30-11am, Fellowship Hall [R.D. Mize]; information and registration online []
This Weekend be sure to stop by the table in the lobby to purchase your nuts & candies from LWML for holiday gifts and baking! Available through Dec. 9. Thanks!
Holiday Meals for the Needy Brown grocery sacks with attached food list now available in the lobby grocery cart; return filled sacks any November weekend. THANK YOU for sharing with Lutheran Church of Jesus the Good Shepherd (Jesu el Buen Pastor) in KC.
New Date and Location—Cancer Companions provides support for those dealing with cancer and their caregivers; 1st and 3rd Tuesdays, 6:30-8pm, RD Mize, Fireplace Room; DVD-based group sessions with workbook; next session: 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!
Women’s Prayer Breakfast A Vintage Christmas, Sat., Dec. 1, 9-11am, Fellowship Hall [R.D. Mize]; register with church office or by Nov. 24; $5 per lady [Women of Hope]
New Stephen Ministry Class If you have a heart for caring, Stephen Ministry needs you! The next training class begins Feb. 5. Applications (at Information Centers) 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 4 Tuesdays in Jan., 2-4pm, Fireplace Room [RD Mize]; applications at Information Centers [Nancy, 228.5300;]
Did you know that proceeds from the aluminum recycling [R.D. Mize—by dumpster] go to Youth Ministry? Thanks for your support!
Teen Club meets Fri., Nov. 30 for a showing of the movie Showdogs in Family Life Center [R.D. Mize]; movie, food and fun provided! Christmas party – Dec. 14; gift exchange, artwork and visit from Santa. Individuals with different abilities welcome to join. []
Pairs & Spares invites all senior adults for a Thanksgiving luncheon, Nov. 20, noon, Fellowship Hall, [RD Mize] Bring a side dish to share and enjoy the fellowship.
Christmas Caroling Save Dec. 16 to carol with others from Timothy; details to come.
Thank You for your support of the Hillcrest Gala and Auction on Oct. 18; this year Hillcrest set records with nearly 400 in attendance and more than $150,000 raised in support of our transitional housing program — Cotton Sivils, Vice President, Development
Congregational Budget Review Tues., Nov. 27, 6:30-7:30pm, Sanctuary [R.D. Mize]. Congregation is urged to attend to provide feedback about proposed 2019 budget before Voters’ Meeting in Dec. Thanks!
Lutheran Witness Magazine In 2019 Timothy will discontinue covering the cost of direct home delivery of the Lutheran Witness (LW). We will have bulk copies available at each campus. If you wish to continue receiving the LW at home, please contact them directly for a personal subscription.