ELS President Moldstad to preach at St. John’s Church Nov. 23
Pastor John Moldstad, President of the Evangelical Lutheran Synod (ELS) for the past 12 years, will serve as Bible class presenter and guest preacher for the Sunday, November 23, 9am Bible class and 10am worship service at St. John's Lutheran Church.
His Bible Class presentation will offer a summation of the Emmaus Conference series (2011-2013) and also an update on the informal discussions among representatives from the ELS, Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod, and the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod.
President Moldstad’s sermon message is based on Mark 13:32-37 using the theme: “Is Your House In Order?”
Guests are welcome to attend the 9am presentation and the 10am service. St. John’s Lutheran Church is located at 1200 East Genesee Street.
Annual community dinner is Nov. 27
No special plans for Thanksgiving Day? No guests to entertain? Just feel like doing something different for a change? Consider this invitation to join others from the community for a Community Thanksgiving Dinner on Thursday, Nov. 27 at 5pm.
The dinner will be held at the Frankenmuth American Legion Hall, 990 Flint St. There is no charge for the meal, however a free will donation will be received to help feed the hungry and homeless at the Saginaw Rescue Mission.
Supper includes turkey, chicken, mashed potatoes, stuffing, salads, bread and a pumpkin dessert.
To reserve a spot, please call any one of the churches listed to indicate your plans to attend. Reservation deadline is Monday, Nov. 24.
This event is sponsored jointly by the churches in Frankenmuth: Blessed Trinity Catholic Church (652-3259), Frankenmuth Bible Church (652-3535), Frankenmuth United Methodist Church (652-6858), Hope Community Church (652-8188) and St. Lorenz Lutheran Church (652-6141).
Thanksgiving Eve Worship at Faith Lutheran
Faith Lutheran Church, 4241 Williamson Road, Bridgeport, will hold a Thanksgiving Eve worship service with Holy Communion on November 26 at 7pm. The Rev. William W. Hessler will be preaching on "Ever Thankful Hearts".
The public is invited. For more information, please contact the church office (989-777-2600).
St. Lorenz to host Advent by Candlelight Nov. 30
The St. Lorenz 17th Annual Ladies' Advent by Candlelight will be held on Sunday, November 30, at 6:30pm in the St. Lorenz School Gym.
The program will feature author and speaker Elise Arndt, Director of Women's Ministries at Faith in Troy.
The public is invited to this free event. Charitable donations will be accepted on behalf of young adults in Bay County who have aged out of foster care.
Because of limited seating, reservations are required. To reserve seats or to volunteer to host a table, please go to www.stlorenz.org or call (989-598-5226).