COMMUNITY THANKSGIVING DINNER
THURSDAY NOVEMBER 23
Meals will be available for delivery to the homebound (e.g., those with Meals on Wheels). For more volunteer information or to sign up to help, please call Trudy Wood at 320-629-1199.
Thank YOU for answering the call to help feed the flock!
FOOD GLORIOUS FOOD!! Needed: Caring people to make a meal for A Place For You, Pine City’s transitional homeless shelter. Our Redeemer Lutheran church is scheduled to make a meal of sloppy joe's and trimmings for the 3rd Thursday each month. Check the west bulletin board for the signup sheet for you or your group to participate! It is so easy! The menu is planned, recipes are given—-all’s we need is YOU!
WORSHIP NOTES: We are looking for interested teams to usher and/or help with communion for the 9:30 service this fall. The results of the worship survey indicated this service should be continued.
SUNDAY SCHOOL PARENTS: Please consider answering the call!
QUILTERS NEED sheets and fabric, preferably colored! Please consider going through your supply!
SOUND POSITION: We are looking for a person or a group of people interested in running the sound board for the Sunday worship services. This would be a paid position. If interested please contact Doug Pieper at 320-591-0039 or the church office at 629-2985.
PRAYER TEXTS: We are trying to reorganize the "texting prayer chain" at ORLC. If you would like to join, please text your name and cell phone number to Kris Gross at 651-236-0511. You can also use this number to text prayer requests. Text your request just as you want it passed on and it will be sent out as a group text.
Adult Ministries include:
Quilters: These are ladies who sew at home (some of them)
and then meet at 9:30am every Monday here at church
for fellowship, lunch and devotions. Come join in!
Multiple weekly Bible Studies here at ORLC:
Men's Bible Breakfast study (6:30am Wed), Old Oak
(4pm Wed), Son Risers (7am Thurs), Befrienders (2nd
Thurs of the month at 1:00), plus an assortment of times
of Intentional prayer.
Healing Ministry planning and discussion 3rd Monday of
the month at 6:30 p.m.
Befrienders who plan for visiting those members in need
and also gather for Bible Study and discussion at 1:00
on the 2nd Thursday of the month.
Are you an activity planner? There is a group for you to
help plan adult and family outings including movies,
bowling with pizza, & other events. Contact the office for
details of the Children, Youth and Families times.
Gardeners and church beautifiers
Worship planning and/or musician team: Meets the 4th
Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m.
Local Outreach groups
Women of the ELCA who meet the second Tuesday of the
month at 4pm to discuss and plan activities from
brunches to lunches, suppers to sales. Come join in!
OUR REDEEMER FAMILY AND FRIENDS
TO PRAY FOR: Jerry Tschida, Trish Gahler, Tony Woulfe, Curran Hospital in Zorzor, Liberia, Don Miller, Margaret Menigo, Liz Olson, Betty Purdy, Steve Martini, Lorraine Doran, Kay Olson, Carmen Mattison, Val Mikyska (friend of Ruth Biederman), Sandy (daughter of Marilyn Arnold), Chris Tindal, Gary Olson, Ilene Osborne, Leo Skluzacek (father of Loren), Joy Wanless, Samuel Jahnz, Jim Jacobson, Julie Dupont (Nancy Gottschalk’s sister), Tonia Johnson, Cathy Beil (Helen Sickler’s friend), Jennifer Hansmann, Anna Doenz, JoAnn Moffatt, Betsi Moffatt Olson, Jeff Russum (friend of Pastor Fred), Rhonda Kirchmeier (friend of Pam Hinze), Tom Davis, Patricia Taft, Laurie Madison, Lynnette Simertz (Leigha’s friend’s mother), Bonnie Abbott, Marge (Hatfield) Kick, Holly (Berglund) Petersen, Karen Koecher (sister-in-law to Julie & Lee Wiener), and anyone else that comes to mind.
PRAY FOR OUR MILITARY!!!
CONTINUING TO PRAY FOR: Deb Hagfors, Anda Kick, Paulette Renwick, Lori Rydberg, Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Duluth, Jean Slade (Lisa Westerman’s Mom), Bill McQuillan, Aine Casey (Judy & Larry Bothum’s grandchild), Ayden and Evie Radke (great-grandson and great-granddaughter of Donna & Ron Pingree), Steven Mueller (brother-in-law to Jeff Duzan), Donna Mae Johnson, Steve Johnson (son of Curt & Virginia).