Archive for January, 2010

Be the Church Sunday

Be the Church Sunday
April 18
9:00 a.m.

The excitement is building about Be the Church Sunday, a combined event with Trinity Lutheran Church.  This special event kicked off with the Dakota Road concert at St. John on January 10.  It was a great concert, and an offering of $817 was taken for the service activities that will take place on April 18.  Thank you for your support!

The Be the Church Sunday task force had its first meeting on January 12.  Representing St. JOhn on this task force are Shannon Kauffman, Monica Campbell, Jerome Lammers, Katie Eliason, Pastor Elizabeth and Pastor Daryl.  The next meeting is at 12:15 p.m. on February 7 at Trinity.  Please speak with any of these people about ideas for service aactivities.

Here’s a schedule of what will be happening on April 18:

9:00 – 9:30 a.m.  Coffee and treats at St. John

9:30 – 11:00 a.m.  Various service activities happening in the two churches and around the community of Madison

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Combined worship at Trinity

12:00 p.m.  Lunch and fellowship at Trinity

Our theme is Be the Church:
In Service
In Worship
In Fellowship

Special t-shirts can be ordered for $5 with the above words on the back of the shirts. Order forms will be in the Sunday bulletin and in the church office.

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The Water Tank is Full!

Thank you to everyone who contributed to our fundraising project to build a health clinic rain water tank in Tanzania. We’ve raised a total of $2,041!

UPDATE 2/5:  Our total raised is up to $2,191!

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As Madison schools are closing at 12:15 p.m. today (January 6), we are canceling our Wednesday night activities.  ASK, WOW, confirmation and choir have all been canceled for tonight.

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