2021 First Fruits totals $163,456.92, as of Nov. 7th. Thank you!
Did You Know . . . Watch for this “column” about Timothy’s history in various formats during the next year, the first of which will appear in this Sunday’s worship bulletin.
Thank you, Timothy, from the students attending the National Youth Gathering. The Price Chopper coupon fundraiser has netted $1,175 so far! If you are still interested in supporting this fundraiser, please contact a student attending the National Youth Gathering and turn in before Dec. 15. The coupons expire on Dec. 31. Thanks for your support!
LUMAA (Lutheran Urban Mission Agency Auxiliary) ingathering for this month is new or gently used winter necessities (adult coats, long underwear, blankets, socks, caps & gloves). Please place donations in the LUMAA collection bin in lobby of either campus by THIS SUNDAY, Nov. 14. Please contact Lois Domsch (816.809.5846 or firstname.lastname@example.org) with questions about the ingathering or the LUMAA meeting on Nov. 17 at Peace Lutheran in KC. Everyone is welcome!
Impact Sunday Nov. 21, 2021 If you did not receive the recent mailing from Pastor John concerning this initiative, pleased contact the church office. Thank you to those who have already contributed! The congregation is reminded to identify your Impact Giving intention on the offering envelope (if you use a different one than was mailed) or through online contributions through the church website so that accurate totals can be calculated as separate from normal offerings. If you have already contributed to Impact Sunday initiative but did not make this specification, please contact Chris Krenz in Financial Services (816.228.5300 Ext. 8013). Thank you very much!
Food Donations through November will be delivered to Jesu el Buen in KC. While all foods are always welcomed and appreciated, current needs are sugar, oatmeal, cereal, and laundry soap. Thank you!
Holiday Meals for the Needy Brown grocery sacks with attached food lists are now available in the lobby grocery carts. Please return filled sacks any weekend in Nov. (please use two sacks). Thank you for continuing this tradition of sharing with Jesu el Buen Pastor Lutheran Church in KC.
Pairs & Spares will meet THIS TUESDAY, Nov. 16, 11:30am in the Family Life Center, RD Mize. Come enjoy a Thanksgiving meal and fellowship. Contact Janet Masters (email@example.com).
Thanksgiving Eve Service Wed., Nov. 24, 5:30pm, at WYATT. Please note the change of location from past years. The Thanksgiving Eve offering will again fund Timothy’s Emergency Assistance ministry. Thank you for your support!
Women of Hope Annual Christmas Prayer Breakfast will be Sat., Dec. 4, 9:30-11am, in the Fellowship Hall at RD Mize. Theme: Unwrapping the Names of Jesus. Cost: $5. Reservations due by Nov. 29 by either calling the church office (816.228.5300) or emailing Nancy Nowiszewski (firstname.lastname@example.org). Payment may be left at RD Mize church office or payable at the breakfast. All ladies welcome! Bring friends!
Advent Services Theme: Come, Lord Jesus, Be Our Guest; Dec. 1 & 8 at 5:30pm at RD Mize; Dec. 15 at Wyatt (TLS Christmas Program.
Christmas Eve Services RD Mize: 5:30, 7:30, & 10pm (with Holy Communion); Wyatt: 5:30pm.
Christmas Day Service (with Holy Communion) 10am, RD Mize.
GriefShare meets Thursdays, 6:30-8pm, RD Mize. Contact Nancy Nowiszewski (816.228.5300 Ext. 8042 or email@example.com) with questions.
DivorceCare meets Mondays, 6:30-8pm, RD Mize. Child care available. Contact Nancy Nowiszewski (816.228.5300 Ext. 8042 or firstname.lastname@example.org) with questions. Surviving the Holidays workshop is THIS MONDAY, Nov. 15, 6:30-8pm, RD Mize.
Staff Christmas Gift donations appreciated through Dec. 5. Pleases drop off in offering plate, mail to church office, or contribute online at church website. Thank you very much!
Sunday Morning Adult Bible Study “Cancel Culture”; 10:15-11:15am, Fireplace Room (302), RD Mize; led by Dale Russell.
Sunday Evening Middle School Youth Bible Study & Fellowship (1st & 3rd Sundays) 4:30-5:30pm, Youth Room (506), RD Mize.
Monday Evening Adult Bible Study (1st & 3rd Mondays) “The Prayers of Jesus”; 6:30 fellowship; 7pm study; Fellowship Hall, RD Mize; led by Roxanne Kerwood.
Monday Evening Women’s Bible Study “Elijah”; 6:30-8pm, Room 111, RD Mize; led by various ladies.
Tuesday Morning Men’s Bible Study “Titus: Good Doctrine & Good Living”; 6:30-7:30am, Fireplace Room (302), RD Mize; led by various men.
Tuesday Morning Adult Bible Study “The Book of Acts”; 10-11am, Fellowship Hall, RD Mize; led by Pastor John.
Wednesday CrossWalk for preschool through 5th grade; 6:30-8pm, starts in Fellowship Hall, RD Mize.
Wednesday Confirmation 6th-8th grades; 6-8pm; starts in Room 501, RD Mize.
Wednesday Senior High Youth Revolution 6:30-8pm, Youth Room (506), RD Mize; led by Ryan Kuecker, Carrie Hochgrebe, and Becky Blatt.
Thursday Evening Women’s Bible Study “The Women of Easter”; 6:30-8pm, Room 102, RD Mize; led by Miriam Lindemann & Becky Blatt.
Saturday Morning Women’s Bible Study (1st & 3rd Saturdays) for all moms, 9-10am, Wyatt 4 G’s; led by Kaye Gray. Contact Kaye if interested in receiving or volunteering in the Baby STEPS ministry (email@example.com).