Thanksgiving Offering You will find in your bulletins this morning an envelope for our annual Thanksgiving offering. Please consider giving to this offering in addition to your normal weekly donation. This year’s Thanksgiving offering has been designated to support the ministries of St. Stephen’s.
Stewardship Commitment Card As budget planning for 2019 is starting, it is very important that we know what are the pledge commitments. If you have not returned your pledge card, please do so today. If you need a card, there some available in the narthex. You can also fill out one by going to our website, www.ssluth.com.
Advent Soup Suppers beginning on Wednesday, November 28 @ 5:45pm. We invite all of you and your neighbors to join us. The confirmation class will host the first one but we need people to sign up for the remaining three. If you can help provide items for one of the weeks, go to SignUp Genius or contact Amy Kuhn at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Advent Worship Services beginning on Wednesday, November 28 @ 6:30pm. We will be using Holden Evening Prayer with Holy Communion for our services this season. The focus will be on Praying with the Saints. Plan on joining us.
Upcoming Advent Special Events
Saturday, December 8, 10am - Ministers of the Table Decorate the Church
Sunday, December 9, 9:15am - Cocoa & Carols
Sunday, December 9, 2-4pm - Christmas Caroling at local senior centers
Tuesday, December 11, 11:30am - Women’s 50+ Christmas Luncheon
Sunday, December 16, 10:30am - Children’s & Youth Christmas Service
Tuesday, December 18, 6pm - Women, Wine & Wisdom Christmas Dinner
Saturday, December 22, 7pm - Vocal Artists of Iowa Christmas Concert
Sunday, December 23, 9:30am - Only one worship service