Document 358464

ANNOUNCEMENTS 10/12-10/15/2014
Please let the office or Pastor Karen know if you or a family member
are in the hospital and would like a pastoral visit. Thank you.
Please include in your prayers: (names will be removed after 4 weeks unless
notified) Hilde Geyman, Dick Ofstun, Ruth Breneman, Krysta and Kira Drescher,
Randy Reinfeldt, Darlene Severson, Judy Reinfeldt, Sharon Madland, Michelle
Lapp (Reuben Beiswanger’s daughter), Sarah & Morton Irwin, Vicki Ballweg,
Elaine Hale, Mik Anderson, Marian Licht, Jim Gainey, Kendall Feigl (Virginia
Fenske’s son-in-law), Sue Clingman, George Thompson, Amber Zautke, Dick
Jenks, Jessie Stockton, and Shannon Shepherd.
Please remember those who are unable to join us for worship with a call,
note or visit: Catherine Dreifke, 142 Whitetail Blvd, Baraboo 393-7098.
Serving in Worship
Pastors: Kar en Hofstad, Peter Heide Organist: Susan Lappin, Mike
Powers (3rd Week) Choir Director: Jerry Stich
Praise Team: Clint Clingerman, Trish Clingerman, Kelly Reppen, Cheryl
Warming, Mitch Ploenske, Anjuli Gundrum, Mallory Ploenske, Michael
Steinhauer Altar Care: Mary Jane Hanson, Nancy Sleight. AV: Cyndi Reppen,
Rocco Marselle, Allison Warming, Nick Warming, Dave Berahn,
Chris Shepherd & family, Kathy Houzner, Austin Boettcher, Becky Bennett.
Sunday 8:30
Next Week: Sunday 8:30
Lector: Karen Hinze
Ushers: Gene Fenske, Kevin Hinze
Fellowship: Pastor Appreciation
Sunday 10:30
Greeter(s): Ron, Nelly & Bailey
Fellowship: Dan & Kathy Farrar
Becky Heiser
Next Week: Sunday 10:30
Ushers: Kayly Bratland
Duane Steiner
Today’s Altar Flowers were donated
by Kelly Rodenschmit
in honor of Roman Rodenschmit’s birthday.
If you would like to contact Pastor Karen or the office for any reason,
please call 356-3230 or email [email protected],
the church cell phone 608-434-3397, Pastor Karen’s home 608-448-2366,
or her email [email protected]
Carpet Cleaning This Saturday!
We’re having St. Paul’s carpet cleaned this coming
Saturday, Oct. 18, so the church building will be
unavailable for activities that day — except for
Praise Team practice from 8:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.
CROP Hunger Walk Oct. 26
Baraboo’s annual CROP (Communities Responding to Overcome
Poverty) Hunger Walk takes place Sunday, Oct. 26. The 1- or 3-mile
walk begins at noon from the parking lot of First United
Congregational Church of Christ; registration starts at 11:30 a.m.
The CROP Hunger Walk is our interfaith education and fundraising
event dedicated to ending hunger locally and across the globe. Of the
money raised at the walk, 75 percent will go to Church World Service
to fight world hunger, and 25 percent will stay in the community to
fight local hunger issues. For more information, contact Teri Fichter
at 608-356-4293 or [email protected]
Adult Bible study opportunities
In addition to the Thursday lunchtime Bible study, Pastor Peter Heide
will be leading study time on Sunday mornings and Wednesday
evenings for all who are interested in learning more about the Bible
stories our Sunday School is studying. These classes will mirror the
Sunday School classes in order to gain awareness of what our young
people are learning and to be a help for them when they have
Beginning with the story of Joseph in October, we will gather in the
Augsburg Room between Sunday services and repeat the class the
following Wednesday from 6 p.m. to 6:45 p.m..
Thursday’s lunchtime Bible study will continue examining the
Augsburg Confession through the end of October, starting at
12:15 p.m. Bring your lunch and your appetite for lively discussion!
Gospel: October 19-Matthew 22:15-22; October 26-John 8:31-36.
Parents: Ryan and David Berahn
Sponsors: Kelly Schultz, Cassandra Poritz & Tyler Brandt
Welcome to our church family!
Wednesday Night Family Dinners!
Starting at 5:15 p.m.
Oct. 15—Pancakes/Sausage
Oct. 22—Pizza
Oct. 29—Mummy Dogs
Nov. 5—Tater Tot Hot Dish
The meals are being co-chaired by Alice Woodward and Michelle
Hilfiker. If you can help with serving, clean up, or bring a dessert,
please call either Alice at 393-3685 or Michelle at 356-2086.
Even if you can only help once, any help is greatly appreciated!
6th-8th Grade Confirmation Schedule
5:45 p.m.—Gathering// 6-6:55 p.m.—Lesson
Oct. 15-OT Lesson #2 Rebellion Oct. 29-OT Lesson #4 Promise
Oct. 22-OT Lesson #3 Flood
Nov. 5-Confirmation Extravaganza
Sundays, October 12, 19, and 26
Between services @ 9:40 to 10:20 a.m., in the Wartburg Room
We welcome anyone who has recently joined St. Paul’s, is interested
in joining our congregation AND anyone wishing to join in the
conversation: W hat does it mean to be the church? W hat makes us
“Lutheran”? What makes St. Paul’s special? How can I be a part of
and support this ministry? If you have questions or would like to sign
up, please call the church office (356-3230) or talk with Pastor Karen.
On Wednesday, Oct. 22, at 6 p.m., we will watch a video about
Detroit and start planning for our exciting upcoming trip there for
the Youth Gathering next summer.
Help Us Fill Our Worship Teams!
Your volunteering and service to St. Paul’s are so greatly
appreciated. Everyone is welcome — yes, encouraged — to serve
regardless of whether it is your month of service. We really need
open tasks filled! It’s a great way to support the church through
your sharing of time and gifts!
Agrace Offers Grief Support,
Volunteer Training
Agrace is offering a five-week grief support group starting this
Wednesday at its Baraboo location at 1670 South Blvd. The five-week
program, called “Journey Through Grief,” is designed for adults who
are grieving the death of a loved one.
Sessions take place from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. every Wednesday
through Nov. 12, and are open to the public and free of charge. To
register, contact Cheri Milton at 608-327-7300.
Sauk Rummage Sale Seeks Donations
Gently used clothing — especially for children — outerwear, bedding,
toys, books and household items are needed for the Sauk County
Giving Tree Free Rummage “Sale” scheduled for 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.,
Saturday, Oct. 25 at St. Joseph’s School gym.
Rummage items may be dropped off at Pierce’s in the shopping cart in
the front of the store. Volunteers are needed for setup on the Friday
before and the morning of the event. For more information contact
Mary Bowers at 963-3304 or [email protected]
Clothing store still needs men’s items
Neighborly, Baraboo's free clothing store, still needs men’s clothing as
well as clothes for baby boys. The store is now open Monday through
Friday, 1 to 2 p.m.
Donations may be brought to the First United Methodist Church when
Neighborly is open, on when the church office is open (M, T, TH, from
9 am to 2 pm), or volunteers can pick up your donations; call 524-0978.