2018 Holiday Bazaar

Inspiring Worship Challenge: Remembering Your Baptism

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Creating Inspired Art

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Local artist and St. John’s member Rita Carpenter will create a work of art during 9am worship on Sunday, September.

After worship that day, around 10:15am, you are invited to join St. John’s member and local artist Denny Reese for a session of painting and drawing. All ages and abilities welcome! RSVP to the church office.

 

Introduction to the Old Testament

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All-Church Service Day

On Sunday, September 9, we’re going to do God’s work in a coordinated effort. It’s part of a national day of service called God’s Work Our Hands Sunday, with the whole ELCA. Come to worship dressed for work (wear your blue St. John’s t-shirt)! After worship we’ll enjoy a snack and get to work for a couple hours, 10:30am – 12pm. Sign-up sheets are coming soon!

 

“The Story” Adult Confirmation Small Group Experience

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A new small group learning opportunity unlike any St. John’s has done before is coming in September! A complement to the Alpha course offered last spring, this 31-week course will use The Story to explore the story of the Bible. It is part of our developing program of adult confirmation. Condensed into 31 accessible chapters, The Story sweeps you into the unfolding progression of Bible characters and events from Genesis to Revelation. Together we will discover God’s great love affair with humanity. Groups will meet on Sunday evenings from 6-7:30pm, starting September 9, or Wednesday evenings from 6-7:30pm, starting September 12. Contact the church office to join.

One Year to Live Retreat

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Join the Lutheran Men in Mission One Year to Live Retreat, September 21-23, in Poynette, Wisconsin. This retreat has been life changing for attendees. Join other men from this part of God’s church for inspiration, fellowship and fun.  Early bird registration ends August 21 (discount of $15). For more information, talk to Scott Smith, Sean Mangold or Pastor Matt.

“Listening for God – Walking with Jesus” Women’s Retreat

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This Synod-wide Women’s Fall Retreat is on September 22, at New Life Lutheran Church, 7564 Cottage Grove Road, Madison, WI. We spend a lifetime listening to all of the messages around us. Messages from our culture, our families, and our employers can overwhelm us. How much time do we spend listening for God? Join in and find renewal in this day-long retreat dedicated to listening for the voice of the Holy One in our lives. Explore what might be when we walk through life with that Voice as the core of all we are and all we do. Cost for the day, including lunch, is $20. Free child care is available. Registration forms are on the Welcome Desk and are due, with your payment, by September 2.

 

Building & Grounds Assessment: Listening Sessions

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We will be dedicating this time to review what our current needs and dreams are for the future of St. John’s. Please come listen, share, and discuss what our future holds. There will be two sessions: Sunday, August 19, and Sunday, September 30, both at 10:15am.

Christmas Stars Day Trip

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Lutherdale Travel Ministry invites you to Christmas Stars in Appleton, WI, on Saturday, December 1. This spectacular, holiday-themed extravaganza celebrates and honors the joy of the season with a mix of secular and religious music, dance, skits and plenty of fun! Your $89 includes motor coach transportation, a box of Hughes Chocolates, lunch at The Good Company, and show ticket. Reserve your spot as soon as possible; space is limited. (Full payment is due to Lutherdale by November 15, 2018.) Registration forms are available in the church office. Contact the St. John’s office if you plan to go so we can arrange a carpool.

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