John Lutheran Church Missouri Synod
460 W. Erie Street Rogers City, MI 49779
Rev. John R. Schreiber,
Pastor Home: 474-9079
Linda S. Schalk, Principal
Weekly Calendar May 18 - 26, 2013
9:30 a.m. Women’s Retreat at Black Lake
5:00 p.m. Red Holy
Sunday Armed Forces
Sunday Pentecost Sunday
8:45 a.m. Adult Bible
Study, Sunday school
9:00 a.m. Pancake Breakfast
10:00 a.m. Red Holy
Monday Pastor’s Day Off
Wednesday 8:15 a.m. Chapel
TBA Adult Bible Study
10:00 a.m. Playgroup
3:30 p.m. Choir
7:00 p.m. Special Voters Meeting
Thursday 10:15 a.m. Pastor in Church
3:00 p.m. Faculty Meeting
Saturday 5:00 p.m. White Worship Service
Sunday 8:45 a.m. Adult Bible Study,
10:00 a.m. White Worship Service
to Delores Z. for providing flowers for our altar this past weekend.
SPECIAL VOTERS MEETING
will be held on
Wednesday, May 22, at 7:00 p.m.
to review and approve the
congregational budget for the period of July
1, 2013 to June 30, 2014.
Please make plans to attend.
GRADUATION 2013 Congratulations Graduates!!! Your congregation would
like to recognize all graduates by assembling a picture board in your honor.
Turn in to the school office: your picture, name tag, and school or college from
which you are graduating. At the Sunday, June 2nd
10 a.m. service, high school and college students: please wear your cap and
gown; St. John students can wear attire of their choice. Meet in the church
basement no later than 9:45 a.m., then proceed into the church for the Worship
Service. For info, call the school office: 734-3580. ATTENTION: We are
also encouraging the 9th,
graders to join in the celebration by walking in behind the 8th
graders. Following the church service, we will hold a reception and fellowship
and have finger foods, snacks and refreshments for all.
The Feast of Pentecost May 19, 2013
Divine Service, Setting Three LSB
The Opening Hymn
HOLY SPIRIT, EVER DWELLING LSB 650
INTROIT Ps. 104:24, 27–28, 30;
antiphon: Liturgical Text
SALUTATION AND COLLECT OF THE DAY
P The Lord be with you. C And with thy
P Let us pray. O God, on this day You
once taught the hearts of Your faithful people by sending them the light of Your
Holy Spirit. Grant us in our day by the same Spirit to have a right
understanding in all things and evermore to rejoice in His holy consolation;
through Jesus Christ, Your Son, our Lord, who lives and reigns with You and the
Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. C Amen.
OLD TESTAMENT READING Genesis 11:1–9
SECOND READING Acts 2:1–21
HOLY GOSPEL John 14:23–31
The Hymn of the Day
COME, HOLY GHOST, GOD AND LORD LSB 497
DRAW NEAR AND TAKE THE BODY OF THE
LORD LSB 637
I COME, O SAVIOR, TO THY TABLE LSB 618
The Closing Hymn
OH, THAT I HAD A THOUSAND VOICES LSB
A VBS DOOR OFFERING will
be held on June
1 and 2.
This will be in conjunction with the Graduation Reception in the narthex. We
have applied for supplemental funds from Thrivent Financial for Lutherans to
help with the purchase of teaching materials and supplies for our 2013 Vacation
Bible School. VBS will be held at our Day School from June
the leadership of Mr. Steven S. Please contact him at school (734-3580) if you
are willing to
volunteer your help at VBS this year. Envelopes and a donation box will be
available in the narthex for those who are not able to attend worship June
2. Thank you in advance for your generous support of this important outreach to
the children and families in our area.
STUDENT Brennan W. sent us a letter. It is in the narthex on the bulletin
board if you would like to read it.
TEENS TO TEXAS PANCAKE BREAKFAST
will be held Sunday, May 19 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at St. John Lutheran School.
Menu includes pancakes, Plath’s bacon & sausage, fruit salad, juice, milk and
coffee. This will be a free will offering and Supplemental Funds will come from
CHURCH FUNDRAISING MEETING:
Tuesday, May 28 at 7 p.m. in the St. John Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall. Bring
your ideas to help us raise money for St. John Church. Everyone is
welcome to attend.