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December 29, 2019

I bring you bad news of great sadness!

Matthew 2:13-23

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Elders  – Basil Tuner & Brian Edmundson

Lector – Basil Turner

Altar Service  – Dylan Yamaguchi

Acolytes  – Payden Seaman & Dylan Yamaguchi

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Daryl and Niki Yamaguchi on the occasion of the 12th birthday of their daughter Dylan.  Congratulations!

POINSETTIAS – We want to thank everyone who donated a poinsettia in honor or loving memory of a loved one.  Please take your poinsettia home with you today.

CHURCH DIRECTORY – Copies of the newly revised Church Directory are available today after the worship service in the narhex.  Please take a copy with you.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2020 is available in the narthex.  Please sign-up as soon as possible after the worship service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from January 1st through March 31st, 2020 are also now available in the narthex.

NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION – “Have no anxiety about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.  And the peace of God, which passes all understanding, will keep your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.”  (Philippians 4:6-8)

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

First Sunday after Christmas,  9:00 a.m.

WEDNESDAY

New Year’s Day

NEXT SUNDAY

Second Sunday after Christmas9:00 a.m.

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December 8, 2019

“We Believe!”

Acts 16:31

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Instrumentalist – Pat Hughes

Elder – Bob Calabrese

Christmas Story Director  – Janice Calabrese

Reader – Leoma Smith

Soloist  – Rylee Seaman

Lighting  – Payden Seaman

Shepherds  – Gunnar Seaman & Kylee Allen

Mary & Joseph  – McKenzie Seaman & Scott Allen

Kings  – Colby Allen, Astacia Allen & Dylan Yamaguchi

Angels  – Rainy Scott, Tyler Yamaguchi & Ondalynn Seaman

Christmas Story Director  – Janice Calabrese

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Pastor Elroi and Ruth Reimnitz on the occasion of the birthday of their granddaughter Rachel Elizabeth Reimnitz yesterday non December 7th.  Congratulations!

CHRISTMAS STORY – The children will share with us today the Christmas Story titled “Genesis”  during the worship service at 9:00 a.m.

CHRISTMAS PARTY – Everyone is invited to attend the special Christmas Party celebration next Sunday, December 8th after the service at 10:30 a.m.

PRAYER TIME – Everyone is invited to join us in praying every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Parsons’ home in Big Bear Lake.  If you have any questions, please call Carolyn Parsons.

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – Classes will meet at the church next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. with the study of the book of Exodus.  The third lesson is titled “Facing the Impossible” (Exodus 3-4).

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from October 1st through December 31st, 2019 are still available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Second Sunday in Advent9:00 a.m.

Sunday School Children’s Christmas Story

WEDNESDAY

Prayer Time at Parsons,’ 10:30 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Third Sunday in Advent9:00 a.m.

Sunday School, 10:30 a.m.

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December 1, 2019

“SALVATION is nearer to us now than when we FIRST BELIEVED!”

Matthew 21:1-11

Romans 13:11-14

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Elder – Bob Calabrese

Lector – Kay Ledestich

Acolytes – Rylee Seaman & Payden Seaman

Altar Service – Rylee Seaman

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Ed and Ursula Jimison in loving memory of Ed’s father, Fred Jimison.

ADVENT LITANY – The service will be held next Wednesday, December 4th at 6:30 p.m. followed by the fellowship and soup supper at 7:00 p.m.

CHRISTMAS STORY – The children will share with us next Sunday, December 8th the Christmas Story titled “Genesis”  during the worship service at 9:00 a.m.

CHRISTMAS PARTY – Everyone is invited to attend the special Christmas Party celebration next Sunday, December 8th after the service at 10:30 a.m.

PRAYER TIME – Everyone is invited to join us in praying every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Parsons’ home in Big Bear Lake.  If you have any questions, please call Carolyn Parsons.

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – Classes will meet at the church next Thursday at 11:00 a.m.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from October 1st through December 31st, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

First Sunday in Advent9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship & Potluck, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

WEDNESDAY

Prayer Time at Parsons,’ 10:30 a.m.

Advent Litany/Soup Supper, 6:30 p.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Second Sunday in Advent9:00 a.m.

Sunday School Children’s Story

Christmas Party, 10:30 a.m.

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November 17, 2019

“Tell us, when will these things be, and what will be the sign?”

Luke 21:5-28

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Lector – Pat Hughes

Acolytes – Payden Seaman & Rylee Seaman

Altar Service – Payden Seaman

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Rick Hoefer and his children Job, Luke and Sarah in loving memory of his wife and their mother Laura Hoefer, who passed away on November 17, 2014.

CONDOLENCES – We extend our sympathy to Ruth Reimnitz and her family at the loss of her sister Isonia Lautenschleiger, who was called to her heavenly home last Wednesday, November 13th in North Las Vegas, Nevada.

SUNDAY SCHOOL – The children will meet today in the nave of the church at 11:00 a.m. as they continue practicing the Christmas Story titled “Genesis” to be shared with the congregation on Sunday, December 8th, during the worship service at 9:00 a.m.

PRAYER TIME – Everyone is invited to join us in praying every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Parsons’ home in Big Bear Lake.  If you have any questions, please call Carolyn Parsons.

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – Classes will meet next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. with the study of the Book of Exodus.  The first lesson is titled “Courageous Resistance.” (Exodus 1).

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex.  There are still a few open dates.  Please sign up after the worship service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from October 1st through December 31st, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Twenty-Third Sunday after Pentecost9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

WEDNESDAY

Prayer Time at Parsons,’ 10:30 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Last Sunday of the Church Year,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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November 10, 2019

“In the resurrection, whose wife will the woman be?”

Luke 20:27-40

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Bob Calabrese

Lector – Niki Yamaguchi

Acolytes – Dylan Yamaguchi & Ondalynn Seaman

Altar Service – Ondalynn Seaman

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Joan Drury and Esther Myers in honor and remembrance off all Veterans who have faithfully served our nation in the United States Armed Forces, as we observe Veterans Day tomorrow on November 11th.

SUNDAY SCHOOL – The children will meet today in the nave of the church at 11:00 a.m. to begin practicing the Christmas Story titled “Genesis” to be shared with the congregation on Sunday, December 8th, during the worship service at 9:00 a.m.

PRAYER TIME – Everyone is invited to join us in praying every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Parsons’ home in Big Bear Lake.  If you have any questions, please call Carolyn Parsons.

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – Classes will meet next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. with the study of the Book of Exodus.  The first lesson is titled “Courageous Resistance.” (Exodus 1).

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex.  There are still a few open dates.  Please sign up after the worship service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from October 1st through December 31st, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Twenty-Second Sunday after Pentecost9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

MONDAY

Veterans Day

WEDNESDAY

Prayer Time at Parsons,’ 10:30 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

SATURDAY

Church Council Meeting, 10:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Twenty-Third Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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November 3, 2019

“Who are these, clothed in white robes?”

Matthew 5:1-12

Revelation 7:9-17

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elders – Gerry Parsons & Brian Edmundson

Lector – Cory Seaman

Crucifer – Astacia Allen

Bible Bearer – Kylee Allen

Acolytes – Scott Allen & Colby Allen

Altar Service – Scott Allen

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Beverly Grabe in praise and thanksgiving for all our men and women in the military serving our nation as we celebrate Veterans’ Day on November 11th.

SUNDAY SCHOOL – Classes will be held today in the Sunday School room at 11:00 a.m.   The children will be watching an animated DVD titled “The Story of Martin Luther.”

PRAYER TIME – Everyone is invited to join us in praying every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Parsons’ home in Big Bear Lake.  If you have any questions, please call Carolyn Parsons.

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – Classes will meet next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. with the next lesson titled “A Haven for Healing” based on Ezekiel 34:1-16.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex.  There are still a few open dates.  Please sign up after the worship service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from October 1st through December 31st, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

All Saints’ Day (observed)9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

WEDNESDAY

Prayer Time at Parsons,’ 10:30 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Twenty-Second Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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October 27, 2019

“The Work of the Lord Endures Forever!”

John 8:31-36

1 Peter 1:24-25

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Basil Turner

Lector – Maria Sanchez

Crucifer – Rylee Seaman

Bible Bearer – Payden Seaman

Acolytes – Dylan Yamaguchi & Ondalynn Seaman

Altar Service – Dylan Yamaguchi

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Gerry and Carolyn Parsons in loving memory of the birthday of their son Shawn Parsons last Friday on October 25th, and in remembrance of his strong witness and unwavering faith in Jesus as his Lord and Savior.

SUNDAY SCHOOL – Classes will be held today in the Sunday School room at 11:00 a.m.   The children will be watching an animated DVD titled “The Story of Martin Luther.”

PRAYER TIME – Everyone is invited to join us in praying every Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Parsons’ home in Big Bear Lake.  If you have any questions, please call Carolyn Parsons.

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – Classes will meet next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. with the next lesson titled “Confrontation & Restoration” based on Matthew 18:15-35.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex.  There are still a few open dates.  Please sign up after the worship service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from October 1st through December 31st, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Reformation Day (observed),  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

WEDNESDAY

Prayer Time at Parsons,’ 10:30 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

All Saints’ Day (observed),  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship & Potluck, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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October 20, 2019

“All Scripture is breathed out by God!”

Luke 18:1-8

2 Timothy 3:14-4:5

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Lector – Scott Allen

Acolytes – Astacia Allen & Ondalynn Seaman

Altar Service – Ondalynn Seaman

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Joan Drury on the occasion of her 85th birthday, and the birthdays of her brother Ed Baum and her sister-in-law Joan Baum.  Congratulations!

SUNDAY SCHOOL – Classes will be held today in the Sunday School room at 11:00 a.m.  Jennifer Seaman will continue helping the children with making new crafts!

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – Classes will meet next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. with the next lesson titled “True Confessions” based on Nehemiah 9:1-5 and James 5:13-20.

REFORMATION DAY – Next Sunday we are going to celebrate again the posting of the 95 Theses by Dr. Martin Luther against Pope Leo X and the Roman Catholic Church to the door of the Wittenberg Castle Church in Germany on October 31, 1517.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex.  There are still a few open dates.  Please sign up after the worship service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from October 1st through December 31st, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Reformation Sunday,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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October 13, 2019

“Jesus, Master, have mercy on us!”

Luke 17:11-19

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Bob Calabrese

Lector – Janice Calabrese

Acolytes – Payden Seaman & Scott Allen

Altar Service – Scott Allen

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Errol and Sandra Thomason in honor of their 45th wedding anniversary filled with gratitude and thankfulness for God’s love, grace and patience.  Congratulations!

MEMBERSHIP – Errol and Sandra Thomason will be received as members of our church during the service today.  They transferred their church membership from Trinity Lutheran Church in Hemet, California.  Welcome and God’s blessings!

MOVING – Beverly Grabe is moving to Hillsborough, North Carolina for the next six months.

SUNDAY SCHOOL – Classes will be held today in the Sunday School room at 11:00 a.m.  The children will spend time with “Ask the Pastor.”

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – Classes will meet next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. with the next lesson titled “And They’ll Know We Are Christians” based on St John 13:1-17, 34-35.

THANKSGIVING – The worship service will be celebrated on Thursday, Thanksgiving Day at 10:00 a.m. with the celebration of the Lord’s Supper.  Mark this date on  your calendar!

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex.  There are still a few open dates.  Please sign up after the worship service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from October 1st through December 31st, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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October 6, 2019

“If he turns to you seven times, saying ‘I repent,’ you must forgive.”

Luke 17:1-10

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elders – Gerry Parsons & Brian Edmundson

Lector – Carolyn Parsons

Acolytes – Astacia Allen & Colby Allen

Altar Service – Astacia Allen

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Eddie and Ursula Jimison for God’s blessing on the occasion of birthdays and an anniversary in their family during the month of October.

SUNDAY SCHOOL – Classes will be held today in the Sunday School room at 11:00 a.m.  Janice Calabrese will be teaching the children the lesson titled “Moses and the Ten Commandments.”

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – Classes will meet next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. with the sixth lesson titled “Servant’s Entrance” based on Matthew 25:31-46.

THANKSGIVING – The worship service will be celebrated on Thursday, Thanksgiving Day at 10:00 a.m. with the celebration of the Lord’s Supper.  Mark this date on  your calendar!

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex.  There are still a few open dates.  Please sign up after the worship service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from October 1st through December 31st, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship & Potluck, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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September 29, 2019

“He who humbles himself is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven!”

Matthew 18:1-11

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Basil Turner

Lector – Alec Seaman

Acolytes – Payden Seaman & Rylee Seaman

Altar Service – Rylee Seaman

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Beverly Grave in thanksgiving to the Lord for His infinite blessings!

RECEPTION – The community is invited to attend the reception in honor of Beverly Grabe, who after eleven years of service, has resigned as a member of the Governing Board of the Bear Valley Unified School District.  It will be held at the School District office located at 42271 Moonridge Road in Big Bear Lake next Wednesday, October 2 at 5:30 p.m.

SUNDAY SCHOOL – Classes will be held today in the Sunday School room at 11:00 a.m.  Jennifer Seaman will help the children with the making of special crafts.

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – Classes will meet next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. with the fifth lesson titled “Community Commissioned” based on Luke 10:1-20

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex.  There are still a few open dates.  Please sign up after the worship service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from October 1st through December 31st, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

St. Michael and All Angels,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

WEDNESDAY

Reception at the School District office, 5:30 p.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship & Potluck, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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September 22, 2019

“I urge that prayers be made for all that we may lead a godly life!”

Luke 16:1-15

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Lector – Leoma Smith

Acolytes – Ondalynn Seaman & Astacia Allen

Altar Service – Ondalynn Seaman

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Pastor Elroi and Ruth Remnitz on the occasion of the baptism of their grandson Nathaniel James Sioson Reimnitz next Saturday, September 28 at 11:30 a.m. at Christ Lutheran Church in Brea, California.

HOLY BAPTISM – Nathaniel James Sioson Reimnitz, infant son of Patrick and Josephine Remnitz, will be received as a child of God through the Sacrament of Holy Baptism next Saturday at 11:30 .an.  The grandparents are Pastor Elroi and Ruth Reimnitz, Pete and Jessie Sioson.  The great grandparents are Concepcion Narciso and Nancy Bauman.  The godparents are Kristeen Reimnitz, Nicholas Reimnitz, Johanna Gadac-Sioson, Jaclyn Sioson, James Reimnitz, Brandon Lane, Cynthia Haryanto, Jeff and Elisse Salumbides.  Congratulations and God’s blessings!

SUNDAY SCHOOL – Classes will be held today in the Sunday School room at 11:00 a.m.  Today’s lesson is titled “God leas His People out of Egypt.”

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – Classes will meet next Thursday at 11:00 a.m.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex.  There are still a few open dates.  Please sign up after the worship service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from October 1st through December 31st, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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September 15, 2019

“Rejoice with me, for I have found the sheep that was lost!”

Luke 15:1-10

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Bob Calabrese

Lector – Kay Ledestich

Acolytes – Scott Allen & Colby Allen

Altar Service – Scott Allen

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by our church here at Shepherd In The Pines for the many abundant blessings and gifts from the Lord during the past year and in loving memory of all the firefighters, the police and sheriff officers, the first responders and the loved ones who died during the attack against our nation on September 11, 2001.

SUNDAY SCHOOL – Classes will be held today in the Sunday School room at 11:00 a.m.  Today’s lesson is titled “Moses and the Passover.”

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – Classes will meet next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. with the second lesson titled “Everyone’s Involved” based on 1 Corinthians 12.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex.  There are still a few open dates.  Please sign up after the worship service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from October 1st through December 31st, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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September 8, 2019

“I have set before you life and death, blessing and curse!”

Luke 14:25-35

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elders – Roger LaVoire and Brian Edmundson

Lector – Niki Yamaguchi

Acolytes – Astacia Allen & Dylan Yamaguchi

Altar Service – Dylan Yamaguchi

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by Kenny and Nicki Rul in loving memory of their son-in-law Bill Stepanek.  Jesus says: Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord from now on.  Blessed indeed, that they may rest from their labors, for their deeds follow them.” (Revelation 14:13)

SUNDAY SCHOOL – Classes will resume again today in the Sunday School room at 11:00 a.m.  Today’s lesson is titled “Moses and the Ten Plagues.”

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – Classes will resume again next Thursday, September 12th at 11:00 a.m. with the first lesson titled “Built to Last” based on Ephesians 2:11-22.

CHOIR RETREAT – The choir of Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church in Lake Arrowhead will be using our church facilities next Saturday, September 14th from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex.  There are still a few open dates.  Please sign up after the worship service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from October 1st through December 31st, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

SATURDAY

Mt. Calvary Choir Retreat, 9:00 a.m to 6:00 p.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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September 1, 2019

“For everyone who humbles himself will be exalted!”

Luke 14:1-14

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz (on vacation)

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Homily – Brian Edmundson (written by Pastor Reimnitz)

Liturgy – Basil Turner and Bob Calabrese

Acolytes – Payden Seaman & Rylee Seaman

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by Joan Horne for all who labor for the Lord at Shepherd In The Pines to make it a wonderful church.

APPRECIATION – We want to thank the members of the Board of Elders for leading the worship service today at 9:00 a.m.   Basil Turner and Bob Calabrese for serving as the liturgists and Brian Edmundson for the homily.  The worship service will be observed without the celebration of the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper.

VACATION – Pastor Elroi and Ruth Reimnitz have been on vacation since August 28th. They will be back again next Wednesday on  September 4th.

SUNDAY SCHOOL – Classes will resume again next Sunday in the Sunday School room at 11:00 a.m.  The next lesson is titled “Moses and the Ten Plagues.”

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – Classes will resume again on Thursday, September 12th at 11:00 a.m. with the first lesson titled “Built to Last” based on Ephesian 2:11-22.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex.  There are still a few open dates.  Please sign up after the worship service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from July 1st through September 30th, 2019 are also available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

MONDAY

Labor Day

THURSDAY

No Adult Bible Class

NEXT SUNDAY

Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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August 25, 2019

“Lord, will those who are saved be few?”

Luke 13:22-30

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Basil Turner

Lector – Scott Allen

Altar Service – Ondalynn Seaman

Acolytes – Ondalynn Seaman & Astacia Allen

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by Basil and Virginia Turner on the occasion of their 41st wedding anniversary.  Congratulations and God’s blessings!

WORSHIP – Next Sunday the Elders will lead the worship service with Bob Calabrese and Basil Turner serving as the liturgists and Brian Edmundson with the homily based on St. Luke 14:11: “For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled, and he who humbles himself will be exalted.”  The worship will be celebrated without the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper.

VACATION – Pastor Elroi and Ruth Reimnitz will be on vacation again during the week of August 28th through September 4th.  In case of an emergency, please contact one of the members of the Board of Elders.

SUNDAY SCHOOL AND ADULT BIBLE CLASS – No classes will be held during the month of August.  They will resume again on September 8th and September 12th.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex.  There are still a few open dates.  Please sign up after the worship service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from July 1st through September 30th, 2019 are also available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship and Potluck, 10:30 a.m.

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August 18, 2019

“Where your treasure is, there your heart lies!”

Luke 16:1-13

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Guest Pastor – The Rev. Daniel Holm

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Bob Calabrese

Lector – Rick Hoefer

Altar Service – Astacia Allen

Acolytes – Astacia Allen & Scott Allen

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by Minor and Leoma Smith on the occasion of their 31st wedding anniversary.  Congratulations and God’s blessings!

APPRECIATION – We want to thank The Rev. Daniel Holm, Associate Pastor of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Rialto for serving as the guest pastor during our service today at 9:00 a.m.  We wish him and his family God’s blessings!

VACATION – Pastor Elroi and Ruth Reimnitz have been on vacation since August 14th.  They will be back again next Wednesday on August 21st.  In case of an emergency, please contact one of the members of the Board of Elders.

ADULT BIBLE CLASS AND SUNDAY SCHOOL – No classes will be held during the month of August.  They will resume again during the first week of September.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex.  There are still a few open dates.  Please sign up after the worship service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from July 1st through September 30th, 2019 are also available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Tenth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Guest Pastor: The Rev. Daniel Holm

Church  Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

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August 11, 2019

“Do not be anxious about your life!”

Luke 12:22-34

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elders – Brian Edmundson and Basil Turner

Lector – Niki Yamaguchi

Altar Service – Payden Seaman

Acolytes – Rylee Seaman & Payden Seaman

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by Eddie and Ursula Jimison in loving memory of Ursula’s father Nick Baumer.

GUEST PASTOR – The Rev. Daniel Holm, Associate Pastor of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Rialto will be our guest pastor next Sunday, August 18th during our communion service at 9:00 a.m.

VACATION – Pastor Elroi and Ruth Reimnitz will be on vacation during the week of August 14th through August 21st.  In case of an emergency, please contact one of the members of the Board of Elders.

ADULT BIBLE CLASS AND SUNDAY SCHOOL – No classes will be held during the month of August.  They will resume again during the first week of September.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex.  There are still a few open dates.  Please sign up after the worship service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from July 1st through September 30th, 2019 are also available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Ninth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church  Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Tenth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Guest Pastor: The Rev. Daniel Holm

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

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August 4, 2019

“Life does not consist in the abundance of our possessions!”

Luke 12:13-21

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Basil Turner

Children’s Message – Sam, The Shepherd

Lector – Alec Seaman

Altar Service – Dylan Yamaguchi

Acolytes – Dylan Yamaguchi & Ondalynn Seaman

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by Kay Ledestich in loving memory of her husband Tony Ledestich.

SUNDAY SCHOOL – The children will continue learning more about Moses today at 11:00 a.m. with Leoma Smith teaching the class with the topic titled “God Promises Deliverance!”

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – No Bible class will be held during the month of August.  The class will resume again on Thursday, September 5th at 11:00 a.m.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex.  There are still a few open dates.  Please sign up after the worship service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from July 1st through September 30th, 2019 are also available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Eighth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church  Fellowship & Potluck, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

NO Adult Bible Class

NEXT SUNDAY

Ninth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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July 28, 2019

“Ask, Seek, Knock, and it will be opened to you!”

Luke 11:1-13

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Lector – Joan Drury

Altar Service – Astacia Allen

Acolytes – Astacia Allen & Scott Allen

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by Esther Meyers in loving memory of the birthday of her husband Warren Meyers and in celebration of the new job career of her daughter Samantha Amaral. Congratulations and God’s blessings!

INTERNMENT – The ashes of George Grabe will be put to rest tomorrow at the Riverside National Cemetery, 22495 Van Buren Blvd. in Riverside at 1:00 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend this 20-minute ceremony in his loving memory. Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the internment and ask for directions at the booth (guardhouse) in the middle of the road. Thank you!

SUNDAY SCHOOL – The children will continue learning more about Moses today at 11:00 a.m. in the Sunday School room.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex. Please sign up after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from July 1st through September 30th, 2019 are also available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Seventh Sunday after Pentecost, 9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

MONDAY

Internment at the Riverside National Cemetery, 1:00 p.m.

THURSDAY

NO Adult Bible Class

NEXT SUNDAY

Eighth Sunday after Pentecost, 9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship & Potluck, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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July 21, 2019

“One thing is necessary!”

Luke 10:38-42

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Bob Calabrese

Lector – Leoma Smith

Altar Service – Payden Seaman

Acolytes – Payden Seaman & Rylee Seaman

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by Martin Gubrud on the occasion of the birthday of his sister Cynthia Shutt.  Congratulations and God’s blessings!

INTERNMENT – The ashes of George Grabe will be put to rest at the Riverside National Cemetery, 22495 Van Buren Blvd., Riverside on Monday, July 29th, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.  Everyone is invited to attend this 20-minute ceremony in his loving memory.  Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the internment and ask for directions at the booth (guardhouse) in the middle of the road.  Thank you!

SUNDAY SCHOOL – The children will continue learning more about Moses today at 11:00 a.m. with the lesson titled “Moses and the Burning Bush.”

CONVENTION  – The 67th National Convention of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod began yesterday, July 20th and will be held through next Wednesday, July 25th in Tampa, Florida.  The theme of the Convention: Joy: Fully Lutheran (1 Thessalonians 5:16-18).

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex.  Please sign up after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from July 1st through September 30th, 2019 are also available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Sixth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church  Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

NO Adult Bible Class

NEXT SUNDAY

Seventh Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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July 14, 2019

“And who is my neighbor?”

Luke 10:25-37

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elders – Gerry Parsons & Brian Edmundson

Lector – Carolyn Parsons

Altar Service – Scott Allen

Acolytes – Dylan Yamaguchi & Scott Allen

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by Joan Horner on the occasion of her 86th birthday today.  Congratulations and God’s blessings!

CONVENTION  – The 67th National Convention of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod will be held during July 20-25, 2019 in Tampa, Florida.  The theme of the Convention: Joy: Fully Lutheran.  (1 Thessalonians 5:16-18).

SUNDAY SCHOOL – The children will continue learning more about Moses today at 11:00 a.m. with the lesson titled “Moses Grows Up.”

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – They will meet next Thursday in the fellowship hall at 11:00 a.m.   The topic “Developing a Godly Self-Image” based on Exodus 3:1-15; 4:1-17.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The 2019 flower calendar is available in the narthex.  Please sign up after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from July 1st through September 30th, 2019 are also available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Fifth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church  Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Sixth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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July 7, 2019

“The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few!”

Luke 10:1-20

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

The Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Basil Turner

Lector – Alec Seaman

The Altar Service – Astacia Allen

The Acolytes – Ondalynn Seaman & Astacia Allen

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by Eddie and Ursula Jimison on the occasion of the birthday of their daughter Tanya Matthews.  Congratulations and God’s blessings!

ELECTION AND CONVENTION  – The Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison was reelected as the president-Elect of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LC-MS) for a fourth term of office (2019-2022) with 3,014 votes (51.76 percent).  The 67th National Convention of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod will be held during July 20-25, 2019 in Tampa, Florida.  The theme of the Convention: Joy:Fully Lutheran.  (1 Thessalonians 5:16-18).

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – They will meet next Thursday in the fellowship hall at 11:00 a.m.   The topic “Serving Others” based on St. Paul’s letter to the Philippians, chapter 2.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from July 1st through September 30th, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Fourth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church  Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Fifth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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June 30, 2019

“I will follow You wherever You go!”

Luke 9:51-62

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

The Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elders – Gerry Parsons & Brian Edmundson

Lector – Carolyn Parsons

The Altar Service – Rylee Seaman

The Acolytes – Rylee Seaman & Payden Seaman

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by Shannon and Cory Seaman on the occasion of their 40th wedding anniversary.  Congratulations and God’s blessings!

ELECTION  – The Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison was reelected as the president-Elect of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LC-MS) for a fourth term of office (2019-2022) with 3,014 votes (51.76 percent).  The Rev. Dr. David P.E. Maier received 2,323 votes (39.89 percent); and the Rev. Timothy M. Klinkenberg received 486 votes (8.35 percent).  The election took place online between June 22nd through June 25th, 2019 and was processed by Election-America.  Beverly Grave and Pastor Elroi Reimnitz cast our two (2) votes for Shepherd In The Pines Lutheran Church, Big Bear Lake.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from July 1st through September 30th, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Third Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church  Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Independence Day – 4th of July

NEXT SUNDAY

Fourth Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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June 23, 2019

“Trust in the Lord with all your heart!”

Luke 8:26-39

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

The Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Bob Calabrese

Lector – Cory Seaman

The Altar Service – Astacia Allen

The Acolytes – Astacia Allen & Dylan Yamaguchi

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by the members of SITP in praise and thanksgiving for the VBS Volunteers.

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL  – We would like to thank the following VBS volunteers: Donna LaVoire & Ursula Jimison –  Snacks; Jennifer Seaman & Niki Yamaguchi – Crafts; Jamie Allen & Payden Seamnan – Games; Janice Calabrese & Rylee Seaman – Music; Ruth Reimnitz & Astacia Allen – Bible Stories; Pastor Reimnitz & Janice Calabrese – Opening & Closing Prayers; and, Ruth Reimnitz – VBS Coordinator.  We had 12 children enrolled in our VBS this past week with the theme “Placing our faith and trust in God.”   The children learned how Abraham, Daniel and David always trusted in God.

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – They will meet next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. in the fellowship hall for the Bible study. The topic will be “Showing Compassion” based on the Gospel of St. Luke 10:2-37

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from July 1st through September 30th, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Second Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church  Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at  church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Third Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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June 16, 2019

“Baptize in the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit!”

John 8:48-59

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

The Accompanist – Ruth Reimnitz

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Lector – Pat Hughes

The Crucifer – Rylee Seaman

The Bible Bearer – Payden Seaman

The Altar Service – Ondalynn Seaman

The Acolytes – Astacia Allen & Dylan Yamaguchi

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by Pastor Elroi and Ruth Reimnitz on the occasion of the birth of their grandson Nathaniel James Sioson Reimnitz on June 7th, the birthday of Ruth on June 4th, the birthday of Pastor on June 20th, the birthday of their daughter Kristeen on June 21st, and their wedding anniversary on June 16th.  Congratulations and God’s blessings!

PROMOTION – Congratulations to Scott Allen on is promotion from Baldwin Lane Elementary School in Big Bear last Friday, June 14th at 4:00 p.m.

GRADUATION – Congratulations also to Sarah Hoefer on her graduation from high school at Big Bear High School last Friday, June 14th at 4:00 p.m.

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL  -The 3-day Vacation Bible School will be hosted next week during June 18-20, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon.  The theme is titled “Placing your faith and trust in God.”  The children will learn how Abraham, David and Daniel trusted in God.  They will also learn new songs, make crafts, have snacks and play games.  There is no registration fee.  All children in the community are welcome!

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from July 1st through September 30th, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

The Holy Trinity,  9:00 a.m.

Church  Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

TUESDAY – THURSDAY

Vacation Bible School, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

NEXT SUNDAY

Second Sunday after Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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June 9, 2019

“They were all filled with the Holy Spirit!”

John 14:23-31

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Basil Turner

Lector – Esther Meyers

The Crucifer – Dylan Yamaguchi

The Bible Bearer – Scott Allen

The Altar Service – Dylan Yamaguchi

The Acolytes – Ondalynn Seaman & Payden Seaman

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Esther Meyers & Kay Ledestich

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by Eddie and Ursula Jimison as we celebrate the Day of Pentecost.

BIRTH – Nathaniel James Sioson Reimnitz, infant son of Patrick and Joyce Reimnitz, was born last Friday, June 7th at Fort Belvior Community Hospital in Fort Belvior, Virginia.  Congratulations and God’s blessings!

CONFIRMATION DAY – Astacia Leslie Allen will make her public confession of faith in Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior through the Rite of Confirmation today during the worship service at 9:00 a.m.

RECEPTION – A reception in honor of Astacia Allen will be hosted by the ladies of our church immediately after the worship service in the fellowship hall.

VBS REGISTRATION – It’s time to register your children.  Forms are available after the worship service today.  It will be held during June 18-20, from 9:00 a.m. to 12 o’clock noon.  If you have any questions, contact Ruth Reimnitz.

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – They will meet next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. in the fellowship hall for the Bible study

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from July 1st through September 30th, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

The Day of Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Confirmation Day

Reception &  Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

SATURDAY

Memorial Service for George Grabe, 11:30 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

The Holy Trinity,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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June 2, 2019

“Father, I desire that they also, may be with Me where I am!”

John 17:20-26

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Lector – Maria Sanchez

Altar Service – Rylee Seaman

Acolytes – Payden Seaman & Rylee Seaman

Altar Guild – Joan Drury & Esther Meyers

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by Jim and Leila Langston on the occasion of the wedding of their granddaughter Annie Thwing to Kyle Matese on June 15th.  Congratulations!

SUNDAY SCHOOL – The children will meet in the Sunday School room at 11:00 a.m. and spend some time learning the singing of the tune for  “The Gloria in Excelsis.”

CONFIRMATION – Next Sunday Astacia Allen will make her public confession of faith in Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior through the Rite of Confirmation during the worship service at 9:00 a.m.  A reception will be held in her honor immediately after the service.

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL – This year the Jesus Club Ministry is sponsoring a 3-day Vacation Bible School during June 18-20, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 o’clock noon.  The theme is titled “Placing your faith and trust in God.”  The children will learn how Abraham, David and Daniel had faith and trust in God.  They will also learn new songs, make crafts, have snacks and play games.  Invite you friends.  There is no registration fee.  Mark these dates on your calendar!

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – They will meet next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. in the fellowship hall for the Bible study  “Trusting in God” based on the book of Genesis, chapter 22:1-19.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from April 1st through June 30th, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Seventh Sunday of Easter,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

The Day of Pentecost,  9:00 a.m.

Confirmation Day

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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May 26, 2019

“I am leaving the world and going to the Father.”

John 16:23-33

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Bob Calabrese

Lector – Janice Calabrese

Crucifer – Scott Allen

Bible Bearer – Astacia Allen

Altar Service – Ondalynn Seaman

Acolytes – Ondalynn Seaman & Dylan Yamaguchi

Altar Guild – Joan Drury & Esther Meyers

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by George and Beverly Grabe on the occasion of their wedding anniversary.  Congratulations and God’s blessings!

SUNDAY SCHOOL – The children will meet in the Sunday School room at 11:00 a.m. and spend some time singing and asking the Pastor questions about Jesus and His ministry. “Ask the Pastor.”

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL – This year the Jesus Club Ministry is sponsoring a 3-day Vacation Bible School during June 18-20, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 o’clock noon.  The theme is titled “Placing your faith and trust in God.”  The children will learn how Abraham, David and Daniel had faith and trust in God.  They will also learn new songs, make crafts, have snacks and play games.  Invite you friends.  There is no registration fee.  Mark these dates on your calendar!

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – They will meet next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. in the fellowship hall for the Bible study  “Resisting Temptation” based on the book of Genesis, chapter 39.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from April 1st through June 30th, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Sixth Sunday of Easter,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

MONDAY

Memorial Day

THURSDAY

Ascension Day

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Seventh Sunday of Easter,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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May 19, 2019

“You will be sorrowful, but your sorrow will turn into joy!”

John 16:12-22

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

Lector – Carolyn Parsons

Altar Service – Ondalynn Seaman

Acolytes – Ondalynn Seaman & Dylan Yamaguchi

Altar Guild – Joan Drury & Esther Meyers

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by Bob and Janice Calabrese on the occasion of their wedding anniversary.  Congratulations and God’s blessings!

RECEPTION – Russell and Sharon Teeter are saying farewell today. They are moving to Ettrick, Wisconsin.  A reception will be held in their honor immediately after the worship service at 10:30 a.m.  We want to wish them God’s blessing as we sing “God be with you till we meet again.”

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL – This year the Jesus Club Ministry is sponsoring a 3-day Vacation Bible School during June 18-20, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 o’clock noon.  The theme is titled “Placing your faith and trust in God.”  The children will learn how Abraham, David and Daniel trusted in God.  They will also learn new songs, make crafts, have snacks and play games.  Our children are encouraged to invite their friends and neighbors.  No registration fee.  Mark these dates on your calendar!

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – They will meet next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. in the fellowship hall with the study of the topic titled “The Cost of Commitment” based on the Gospel of St. Luke 14:25-35.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from April 1st through June 30th, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Fifth Sunday of Easter,  9:00 a.m.

Fellowship & Reception, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Sixth Sunday of Easter,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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May 12, 2019

“My sheep hear My Voice, I know them, and they follow Me!”

John 10:22-30

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Basil Turner

Lector – Alec Seaman

Altar Service – Astacia Allen

Acolytes – Astacia Allen & Scott Allen

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Sharon & Russ Teeter

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by Ken and Nickie Rul on the occasion of their 6oth wedding anniversary.  Congratulations and God’s blessings!

VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL – This year the Jesus Club Ministry is scheduling a 3-day Vacation Bible School during June 18-20, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 o’clock noon.  The theme is titled “Placing your faith and trust in God.”  The children will learn how Abraham, David and Daniel trusted in God.  They will also learn new songs, make crafts, have snacks and play games.  Our children are encouraged to invite their friends and neighbors.  No registration fee.  Mark this date on your calendar!

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – They will meet next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. in the fellowship hall with the study of the topic titled “Acknowledging Jesus as Lord” base on Colossians 1:15-23.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from April 1st through June 30th, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Fourth Sunday of Easter,  9:00 a.m.

Mother’s Day

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

No Sunday School today

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Fifth Sunday of Easter,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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May 5, 2019

“They knew it was the Lord!”

John 21:1-14

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Children’s Message – Sam, The Shepherd

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Lector – Leoma Smith

Altar Service – Payden Seaman

Acolytes – Ondalyn Seaman & Payden Seaman

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Sharon & Russ Teeter

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by Paul and Debbie Bernardo on the occasion of their 30th wedding anniversary.  Congratulations and God’s blessings!

SUNDAY SCHOOL – The children will meet at 11:00 a.m. in the Sunday School room and learn about the lesson titled “JESUS, Our Special Friend.”

ADULT BIBLE CLASS– They will meet next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. in the church’s fellowship hall with the study of a new series of Bible studies titled “Christian Character.”

PRAYER CHAIN MINISTRY – The following ladies will be recognized today during the worship service as they make their annual commitment to the Lord for another year.  Carolyn Parson, Lorna Hatfield, Beverly Grabe, Patty Hughes, Mary Beth Rasmussen, Virginia Turner, Ursula Jimison, Janice Calabrese, Cory Seaman, Raejean Danielson, Sharon Teter, Donna LaVoire, Michelle Renick, Anita Norton, Ann Beilby, Nickie Rul, Maria Sanchez, Leila Langston and Kay Ledestich.  God promises to hear our prayers, “The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.” (James 5:16)

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from April 1st through June 30th, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Third Sunday of Easter,  9:00 a.m.

Commitment by the Prayer Chain Ministry

Church Fellowship & Potluck, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Fourth Sunday of Easter,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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April 28, 2019

“My Lord and my God!”

John 20:19-31

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Bob Calabrese

Lector – Pat Hughes

Altar Service – Scott Allen

Acolytes – Scott Allen & Astacia Allen

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Sharon & Russ Teeter

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God on the occasion of the 23rd birthday of Travis Smith; and, the 8th birthday of Tyler Yamaguchi.  Congratulations!

SUNDAY SCHOOL – The children will be studying today the story form the Gospel of St. John 20:19-31: “Jesus Shows His Hands and Feet.”

ADULT BIBLE CLASS– They will meet again next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. in the church’s fellowship hall with the conclusion of the study of the Gospel of St. John, chapter 21, “A Walk with a Resurrected Man!”

JESUS CLUB MINISTRY – We had 7 children in attendance last Thursday from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.  They watched the video, “He has Risen!”  They also completed an Easter project, played games and enjoyed the treats, chips and refreshments.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from April 1st through June 30th, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Second Sunday of Easter,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Third Sunday of Easter,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship & Potluck, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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April 21, 2019

“He is not here, but has risen!”

Luke 24:1-12

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

Lector – Carolyn Parsons

The Crucifer – Dylan Yamaguchi

The Bible Bearer – Astacia Allen

Altar Service – Rylee Seaman

Acolytes – Rylee Seaman & Ondalynn Seaman

Children’s Message – Sam, The Shepherd

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Sharon & Russ Teeter

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God on the occasion of the glorious and triumphant resurrection of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Easter Day!

SUNDAY SCHOOL – They will meet again next Sunday to study the lesson from the Gospel of St. John 20:20-31 titled “Doubting Thomas.”

JESUS CLUB MINISTRY – Their meeting is scheduled next Thursday, April 25th from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.  They will continue with the study of the life and ministry of Jesus with the next video titled “He is Risen.” They will also learn new songs, make crafts, play games, and enjoy the snacks and refreshments.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from April 1st through June 30th, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Easter Festival Sunday,  9:00 a.m.

No church fellowship today

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

Jesus Club Ministry, 3:30 p.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Second Sunday of Easter,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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Good Friday

April 19, 2019

“My God, My God, why have You forsaken Me?”

Matthew 27

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Basil Turner

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Sharon & Russ Teeter

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Maundy Thursday

April 19, 2019

“Surely not I, Lord?”

Matthew 25:26

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Sharon & Russ Teeter

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April 14, 2019

“Hosanna to the Son of David!”

Matthew 21:1-11

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Bob Calabrese

Lector – Joan Drury

The Crucifer – Astacia Allen

The Bible Bearer – Ondalynn Seaman

Altar Service – Astacia Allen

Acolytes – Payden Seaman & Scott Allen

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Sharon & Russ Teeter

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the praise, glory and honor of God by Roger and Donna LaVoire on the occasion of their 46th wedding anniversary.  Congratulations!

RECEPTION – A reception in honor of Dylan Yamaguchi will be hosted by the ladies of our church immediately after the worship service in the fellowship hall.

SUNDAY SCHOOL – Today the children will finish the reading from the children’s book “The Very First Easter” by Dr. Paul L. Maier.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from April 1st through June 30th, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Palm Sunday / Sunday of the Passion,  9:00 a.m.

Confirmation Day

Reception and Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Maundy Thursday / The Lord’s Supper, 7:00 p.m.

FRIDAY

Good Friday / Service of Darkness, 7:00 p.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Easter Festival Sunday,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m..

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April 7, 2019

“I press on toward the upward call of God in Christ Jesus!”

Luke 20:9-20

Philippians 3:8-14

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

Lector – Carolyn Parsons

Altar Service – Ondalynn Seaman

Acolytes – Ondalynn Seaman & Astacia Allen

Altar Guild – Joan Drury

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

SUNDAY SCHOOL – Today the children will be reading from the children’s book titled “The Very First Easter” by Dr. Paul L. Maier, a retired pastor of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod and former professor of Ancient History at Western Michigan University.

CONFIRMATION DAY – Next Sunday Dylan Yamaguchi will make her public confession of faith in Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior through the Rite of Confirmation during the palm Sunday service at 9:00 a.m.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from April 1st through June 30th, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Fifth Sunday in Lent,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

Confirmation Rehearsal – 3:30 p.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Palm Sunday,  9:00 a.m.

Confirmation Day

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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March 31, 2019

“My son was dead, and is alive again; he was lost, and is found”

Luke 15:1-3, 11-32

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Bob Calabrese

Lector – Leila Langston

Altar Service – Ondalynn Seaman

Acolytes – Ondalynn Seaman & Dylan Yamaguchi

Altar Guild – Joan Drury

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Joan Horne on the occasion of the birthdays of all our church members during the month of March.  Congratulations!

SUNDAY SCHOOL – Today the children will learn more about the story of the Prodigal Son and finish the project they began last Sunday with the Sunday School materials.

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – They will meet next Thursday at 11:00 a.m. in the church’s fellowship hall with the study of the Gospel of St. John 19:17-42, “Obedient to Death.”

JESUS CLUB MINISTRY – The children will meet again next Thursday at 3:30 p.m.  They will continue with the study of the life and ministry of Jesus with the next video titled “The Messiah Comes!” They will also learn new songs, make crafts, play games, enjoy the snacks and refreshments.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from April 1st through June 30th, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Third Sunday in Lent,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

WEDNESDAY

Confirmation Class, 3:30 p.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

Jesus Club Ministry – 3:30 p.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Fourth Sunday in Lent,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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March 24, 2019

“God is faithful … and He will provide the way of escape”

Luke 13:1-9

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Lector – Leoma Smith

Altar Service – Payden Seaman

Acolytes – Payden Seaman & Scott Allen

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Sharon & Russell Teeter

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Mary Beth Rasmussen in loving memory of the birthday of her beloved husband Bruno Rasmussen.

SUNDAY SCHOOL – Today the children will review the vocabulary and message of the last three Bible lessons and clean up the Sunday School supply closet with Ondalynn Seaman as the project manager.

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – This week’s class has been postponed.

JESUS CLUB – This month’s Jesus Club has been postponed.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from April 1st through June 30th, 2019 are now available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Third Sunday in Lent,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class – cancelled for this week

Jesus Club – cancelled for this week

NEXT SUNDAY

Fourth Sunday in Lent,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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March 17, 2019

“The Lamentation of Jesus over Jerusalem”

Luke 13:31-35

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Bob Calabrese

Lector – Kay Ledestich

Choir Director – Janice Calabrese

Children’s Choir – His Kids

Altar Service – Astacia Allen

Acolytes – Astacia Allen & Scott Allen

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Sharon & Russell Teeter

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

WELCOME – Ed and Ursula Jimison will be received as members of our church during the service today.  They have transferred their membership from Shepherd Of The Hills Lutheran Church in Lake Isabella, California.

SUNDAY SCHOOL – Today the children will continue learning important Bible stories with the next lesson from the Old Testament titled “Daniel and the Lions’ Den.”

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – They will meet again next Thursday at 11:00.m. in the church’s fellowship hall with the study of the Gospel of St. John 18:28 – 19:16,  “Character Test.”.

CONFIRMATION CLASS – They will also meet next Thursday from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. with the next lesson titled “Living Properly in the Last Days.”

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from January 1st through March 31st, 2019 are still available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Second Sunday in Lent,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

Confirmation Class, 3:30 p.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Third Sunday in Lent,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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March 10, 2019

“It is written, ‘Man shall not live by bread alone.'”

Luke 4:1-13

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elders – Gerry Parsons & Brian Edmundson

Lector – Niki Yamaguchi

Altar Service – Rylee Seaman

Acolytes – Rylee Seaman & Payden Seaman

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Sharon & Russell Teeter

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory, honor and praise of God by Eddie and Ursula Jimison for God’s abundant and bountiful blessings!

SUNDAY SCHOOL – Today the children will continue learning important Bible stories from the Old and New Testaments with the second lesson “The Temptation of Jesus.” Janice Calabrese will be teaching the Sunday School class.

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – They will meet again next Thursday at 11:00.m. in the church’s fellowship hall with the study of the Gospel of St. John 18:1-27 titled “Trial & Trust.”.

CONFIRMATION CLASS – They will also meet next Thursday from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. with the next lesson titled “Understanding the Office of the Keys.”

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from January 1st through March 31st, 2019 are still available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

First Sunday in Lent,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

Confirmation Class, 3:30 p.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Second Sunday in Lent,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

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March 3, 2019

“Master, it is good that we are here!”

Luke 9:28-36

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Children’s Message – Sam, The Shepherd

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Lector – Scott Allen

Altar Service – Dylan Yamaguchi

Acolytes – Dylan Yamaguchi and Ondalynn Seaman

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Sharon & Russell Teeter

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory, honor and praise of God by Beverly Grabe on the occasion of the birthdays of her husband George; her daughter-in-law Jennifer; and, her two granddaughters Jamie and Alli.  Congratulations and God’s blessings!

SUNDAY SCHOOL – Today the children will begin learning again important Bible stories from the Old and New Testaments with the first lesson “The Transfiguration of Jesus.” Janice Calabrese has been appointed as the new Sunday School Superintendent and will be teaching the Sunday School class today.

ASH WEDNESDAY – The worship service is scheduled for next Wednesday, March 6th at 6:30 p.m. with the celebration of the Lord’s Supper and the Imposition of Ashes.  The soup supper and fellowship will follow immediately after the service.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from January 1st through March 31st, 2019 are still available in the narthex.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

The Transfiguration of our Lord,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Sunday School, 11:00 a.m.

WEDNESDAY

Ash Wednesday/Soup Supper, 6:30 p.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

Confirmation Class, 3:30 p.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

First Sunday in Lent,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

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February 24, 2019

“Love, do good, bless and pray!”

Luke 6:27-38

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Bob Calabrese

Lector – Janice Calabrese

Altar Service – Scott Allen

Acolytes – Astacia Allen and Scott Allen

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Sharon & Russell Teeter

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

VOTERS’ ASSEMBLY – The annual meeting of the Voters’ Assembly will be held today at 11:00 a.m.  The congregation will consider and adopt a new budget for 2019.

ADULT BIBLE CLASS –   They will meet again next Thursday in the church’s fellowship hall with the study of the Gospel of St. John at 11:00 a.m.  The next biblical topic is titled “Peace in a Time of Trouble” based on St. John 16:16-33.

CONFIRMATION CLASS – The class will also meet next Thursday with the study of the six chief parts of Christian doctrine from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.  The next lesson is titled “Eating the Lord’s Supper.”

ENVELOPES – The new 2019 Offering Envelopes are still available in the narthex.  Please make sure to pick up your box of envelopes today.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from January 1st through March 31st, 2019 are available in the narthex.  Please take a copy home for you and your family.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Seventh Sunday after the Epiphany,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Voters’ Assembly, 11:00 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

Confirmation Class, 3:30 p.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Transfiguration Sunday,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship & Potluck, 10:30 a.m.

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February 17, 2019

“Rejoice in that day, and leap for joy!”

Luke 6:17-26

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elders – Gerry Parsons and Brian Edmundson

Lector – Sarah Hoefer

Altar Service – Rylee Seaman

Acolytes – Payden Seaman & Rylee Seaman

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Sharon & Russell Teeter

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Bill Douglass in loving memory of his beloved wife Julie Douglass.  Jesus say, “Blessed are the dead who die in the Lord henceforth.  Blessed indeed, that they may rest from their labors, for their deeds follow them.” (Revelation 14:13)

JESUS CLUB MINISTRY – Due to the bad weather last Thursday the Valentine’s Party will be held immediately after the communion service at 10:30 a.m.  The will watch the video “Lazarus Lives.” 

MEETINGS – The Board of Elders will meet again next Wednesday at 4:00 p.m. and the Annual Voters’ Assembly next Sunday at 11:00 a.m.

ENVELOPES – The new 2019 Offering Envelopes are still available in the narthex.  Please make sure to pick up your box of envelopes today.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from January 1st through March 31st, 2019 are available in the narthex.  Please take a copy home for you and your family.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Jesus Club Ministry, 10:30 a.m.

WEDNESDAY

Board of Elders, 4:00 p.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

Confirmation Class, 3:30 p.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Seventh Sunday after the Epiphany,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

Voters’ Assembly, 11:00 a.m.

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February 10, 2019

“Do not be afraid; from now on you will be catching men!”

Luke 5:1-11

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Basil Turner

Children’s Message – Sam, The Shepherd

Lector – Bev Grabe

Altar Service – Dylan Yamaguchi

Acolytes – Dylan Yamaguchi & Astacia Allen

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Sharon & Russell Teeter

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Bob and Janice Calabrese on the occasion of Bob’s birthday.  Congratulations and God’s blessings!

JESUS CLUB MINISTRY – Their meeting has been changed to next Thursday, February 14th from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.  The next video “Lazarus Lives.”  They will also learn new songs, make crafts, play games, have snacks and refreshments.

MEETINGS – The following two meetings have been scheduled:  The Board of Elders on Wednesday, February 20th at 4:00 p.m. and the Annual Voters’ Assembly on Sunday, February 24th at 11:00 a.m.   Mark both of these dates on your calendar!

THE CROSS – We want to thank the Board of Trustees for lighting the cross of our church.  It looks beautiful at night.  It is a wonderful witness and testimony to our community.

ENVELOPES – The new 2019 Offering Envelopes are still available in the narthex.  Please make sure to pick up your box of envelopes today.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from January 1st through March 31st, 2019 are available in the narthex.  Please take a copy home for you and your family.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

Jesus Club Ministry, 3:30 p.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

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February 3, 2019

“His Word Possessed Authority!”

Luke 4:31-44

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Lector – Janice Calabrese

Altar Service – Dylan Yamaguchi

Acolytes – Payden Seaman & Dylan Yamaguchi

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Sharon & Russell Teeter

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Basil and Virginia Turner on the occasion of Virginia’s birthday.  Congratulations and God’s blessings!

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – They will continue with the study of the Gospel of St. John on Thursday in the church’s fellowship hall at 11:00 a.m.  The next biblical topic is titled “Secrets of the Spirit” based on St. John 16:5-15.

CONFIRMATION CLASS – The class will also meet next Thursday with the study of the six chief parts of Christian doctine from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.  The next esson is titled “Understanding the Lord’s Supper.”

ENVELOPES – The 2019 Offering Envelopes are also available to everyone in the narthex.  Please make sure to pick up your box of envelopes today.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from January 1st through March 31st, 2019 are available in the narthex.  Please take a copy home for you and your family.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

Confirmation Class, 3:30 p.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

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January 27, 2019

“No prophet is accepted in his hometown!”

Luke 4:16-30

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Bob Calabrese

Lector – Janice Calabrese

Altar Service – Rylee Seaman

Acolytes – Rylee Seaman & Astacia Allen

Altar Guild – Joan Drury, Sharon & Russell Teeter

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Esther Meyers in loving memory of her husband Warren Meyers as they celebrate his life.

CHURCH COUNCIL – The next meeting of the Church Council has been scheduled for next Thursday, January 31st at 4:30 p.m.  Mark this date on your calendar!

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – They will continue with the study of the Gospel of St. John on Thursday in the church’s fellowship hall at 11:00 a.m.  The next biblical topic is titled “The Cost of Friendship” based on St. John 15:12-16:4.

ENVELOPES – The 2019 Offering Envelopes are also available to everyone in the narthex.  Please make sure to pick up your box of envelopes today.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from January 1st through March 31st, 2019 are available in the narthex.  Please take a copy home for you and your family.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Third Sunday after the Epiphany,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship & Potluck, 10:30 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

Confirmation Class, 3:30 p.m.

Church Council, 4:30 p.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

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January 20, 2019

“Fill the jars with water!”

Luke 3:15-22

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elders – Gerry Parsons & Brian Edmundson

Lector – Carolyn Parsons

Altar Service – Scott Allen

Acolytes – Astacia Allen & Scott Allen

Altar Guild – Sharon & Russell Teeter & Joan Drury

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Pat Hughes on the occasion of her birthday on January 25th and the birthday of her daughter Debra Cornell on January 31st.  Congratulations!

JESUS CLUB MINISTRY – Their first meeting of 2019 is scheduled for next Thursday, January 24th from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.  They will continue with the study oft the life and ministry of Jesus with the next video titled “The Miracles of Jesus.”  They will also learn new songs, make crafts, play games, and enjoy snacks and refreshments.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from January 1st through March 31st, 2019 are available in the narthex.  Please take a copy home for you and your family.

ENVELOPES – The 2019 Offering Envelopes are also available to everyone in the narthex.  Please make sure to pick up your box of envelopes today.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

Second Sunday after the Epiphany,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

Jesus Club Ministry, 3:30 p.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Third Sunday after the Epiphany,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

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January 13, 2019

“I have called you by name, you are Mine!”

Luke 3:15-22

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Dulcimer Player – Pat Hughes

Elder – Bob Calabrese

Lector – Alex Seaman

Altar Service – Astacia Allen

Acolytes – Ondalynn Seaman & Astacia Allen

Altar Guild – Sharon & Russell Teeter & Joan Drury

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by Minor and Leoma Smith on the occasion of the birthday of their son Austin Smith.  Congratulations and God’s blessings!

DONATION – We want to thank Catherine Barnes and her family for the beautiful Samick Baby Grand Piano (Imperial German Scale) donated to SITP in loving memory of her beloved mother Diane Renee Menius.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from January 1st through March 31st, 2019 are available in the narthex.  Please take a copy home for you and your family.

ENVELOPES – The 2019 Offering Envelopes are also available to everyone in the narthex.  Please make sure to pick up your box of envelopes today.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

The Baptism of our Lord,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

Confirmation Class, 3:30 p.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

Second Sunday after the Epiphany,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

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January 6, 2019

“They fell down and worshiped Him!”

Matthew 2:1-12

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Pastor Elroi Reimnitz

Organist – Brian Edmundson

Elder – Roger LaVoire

Lector – Ann Beilby

Altar Service – Payden Seaman

Acolytes – Payden Seaman & Rylee Seaman

Altar Guild – Sharon & Russell Teeter & Joan Drury

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WELCOME – Good morning and welcome in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. If you are a guest or visitor, please sign the RED BOOK located in your pew. If you believe in the real presence of the true body and true blood of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Lord’s Supper, you are welcome to attend the Holy Sacrament today. If you are in need of any spiritual counsel or a home church, please contact the pastor during the week at 909-866-8718.

ALTAR FLOWERS – The flowers that beautify the altar today are given to the glory and honor of God by the members of SITP for God’s many blessings during the past year!

DONATION – We want to thank Catherine Barnes and her family for the beautiful baby grand piano (Imperial German Scale) donated to SITP in loving memory of her beloved mother Diane Renee Menius.

ADULT BIBLE CLASS – They will resume with the study of the Gospel of St. John next Thursday in the church’s fellowship hall at 11:00 a.m.  The next biblical topic is titled “Comfort for a Troubled Heart” based on St. John, chapter 14.

PORTALS OF PRAYER – New copies of the daily personal devotions from January 1st through March 31st, 2019 are available in the narthex.  Please take a copy home for you and your family.

FLOWER CALENDAR – The new flower calendar for 2019 is available in the narthex.  Please sign up as soon as possible after the communion service today.

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ALL OF OUR GUESTS ARE WELCOME TO STAY FOR FELLOWSHIP AFTER THE SERVICE

FOR COMMUNION: Please note that the lighter wine in the center of the wine tray is alcohol-free wine.

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THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WEEK

TODAY

The Epiphany of our Lord,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship & Potluck, 10:30 a.m.

THURSDAY

Adult Bible Class at church, 11:00 a.m.

Confirmation Class, 3:30 p.m.

NEXT SUNDAY

The Baptism of our Lord,  9:00 a.m.

Church Fellowship, 10:30 a.m.

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