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20090712 Announcements


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20090712 Announcements

  1. 1. OUR SAVIOUR LUTHERAN CHURCH–Weekend of July 12, 2009 120 S Henry St., Green Bay, Wisconsin 54302 Web: OUR SAVIOUR CONTACT INFORMATION Michelle Burhite, Church Office 468-4065/Fax: 468-5757 Dave Hatch, Sr Pastor On Vacation Greg Hovland, Assoc Pastor 544-3614 Christina Scholz, Preschool Director 468-3590 GIVING REPORT – JULY 5, 2009 WE ALWAYS PRAISE THE LORD! (Our current approved budget calls for $10,545.77 per week) Total gifts last week $8,628.93 WHO’S ON DECK THIS WEEK Altar Guild for July: Bev Salewski and Jackie Behling DAY DATE TIME ORGANIST USHER ELDER ACOLYTE READER Thu July 9 12:15 pm n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a Thu July 9 7:00 pm Loren T C Arthur D Wians R Vlies n/a Sun July 12 7:45 am Loren T J Kielpikowski Williams M Seablom C Polzin Sun July 12 9:15 am Loren T W Chamberlain Rusch T Bitters C Helebrant Sun July 12 10:45 am Loren T G Buechner Juhnke I Servais R Ryman WHAT’S UP THIS WEEK AT OUR SAVIOUR Sunday (7/12) 7:45 amTraditional Worship w/Communion & Holy Baptism, Sanctuary 9:15 amPraise Worship w/Communion, Sanctuary 10:45 am Traditional Worship w/Communion, Sanctuary 6:45 pm Softball, John Muir Park (Top) Monday (7/13) All DayGym and Youth Room Floors Waxed Tuesday (7/14) All DayGym and Youth Room Floors Waxed 7:00 amBible Study, Parlor Wednesday (7/15) All DayGym and Youth Room Floors Waxed 8:15 amSummer Stretch, Christ of the Bay 6:00 pm Praise Band, Sanctuary 6:00 pm Disc Golf, Baird’s Creek Thursday (7/16)All DayGym and Youth Room Floors Waxed 12:15 pm Brown Bag Worship, Parlor 7:00 pm Traditional Worship, Sanctuary Sunday (7/19) 7:45 amTraditional Worship, Sanctuary 9:15 amPraise Worship, Sanctuary 10:45 am Traditional Worship w/Holy Baptism, Sanctuary TBA Softball Playoff Game, John Muir Field PASTOR DAVE TAKES VACATION – Now that we have Pastor Greg, our ‘new’ Associate Pastor, in our midst, Dave can take some real relaxing time off! During the entire month of July, please contact the office for your ‘normal’ needs. If you have a medical emergency / after-hours need, please contact Pastor Greg at 544-3614. VISITORS WELCOME – We welcome all visitors and friends for our regular worship services on Thursday (12:15 pm and 7 pm, Traditional) and Sunday (7:45 am and 10:45 am Traditional; 9:15 am Praise). Please let us know you were here; fill out the Fellowship Pad (it’s in the pew rack) with today’s date, name, address, phone #, etc. CHILDREN KEEPING YOU BUSY? – Children’s Worship bulletins are available in the Narthex. A cry room is available; please ask an usher if you need assistance. Rite of Fellowship pads and Communion cards are not for scribbling or drawing; please take extra Children’s Worship Bulletins if needed by your child during service. TAKE ONE - The new July-September issue of Portals of Prayer is now available in the Narthex. Take a copy for yourself or a neighbor. Also the May Council Minutes are available at the Welcome Center. COLLECTING COKE POINTS – The announcements stopped for a short time, but the Youth are still collecting Coke Rewards codes found under caps of bottles or on multi-pack cans of Coke products (Powerade and Dasani water multi- packs, too; cut code from plastic overwrap). Please put codes in the Youth Mailbox. WE’RE AT .500! – The OSLC softball team has a 3-3 record after the first 6 games. This week we will go for a winning 4-3 record against Trinity Lutheran. Game time: 6:45 pm/top field. Everyone is invited; bring chairs and your voices and enjoy fellowship with God’s people from OSLC. Playoffs begin July 19. SCRIP REMINDER – Kwik Trip is paying us 20% on all SCRIP sold from now until mid August. SCRIP cards from Kwik Trip can be used at the pump or in the store and have no expiration date. And don’t forget the other SCRIP available for everyday essentials…gas, groceries, restaurants, discount/dept stores, etc. Take the lists home, write down what you want, and hand your order over at the Welcome Center on Sunday. SCRIP VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – More volunteers are needed to sell scrip on Sunday mornings. Selling and collecting money is all that's involved. Call Julie Richter at 339-9984 or email her at
  2. 2. CROCODILE DOCK ROCKED US ALL! – The kids had a great time (and so did the volunteers) last week during the Camp Luther led Vacation Bible School. Thanks to all of the volunteers who worked, donated, decorated, etc., making this such a great annual event for members and the community. DID YOU NOTICE? – In the calendar for the week above, the Youth Room and Gym floors will be cleaned and waxed Monday thru Thursday. Please plan your visits to church accordingly. The other classrooms and hallways have not yet been scheduled so keep looking for a notice in the announcement sheet. PODCAST ANYONE? – Do you use podcasts? Add OSLC’s sermons to your list. The address for podcasting is http:// In most cases, the sermons are available by Monday afternoon. KEEP IN TOUCH – Do you have an email address? Do you get emails from the church? If you have an email address but have not been receiving emails from the church office recently, we do not have your current email address in our database. Please contact Michelle at 468-4065 or DEADLINE EXTENDED!! – But PLEASE sign up ASAP if you want to attend this event! All youth (age 12+) are invited to raft the Peshtigo River with Kosir's Rapid Rafts ( on August 1st. The cost is $22.50 per person. Check the youth board for details and sign up TODAY. Invite your friends to make it even more fun!! Drivers (you can stay on dry land or join in on the rafting) are needed; please call Liz Reinke at 468-0331. CHAPERONES NEEDED – Chaperones are needed for disc golf outings on Wed, July 29, August 12 and August 26 from 6pm - 7:30pm at Baird's Creek. Please contact Liz R at 468-0331 or Sarah B at 819-8458. DON’T SLOW DOWN THIS SUMMER – We are trying to increase our non-perishable food donations for Manna for Life this summer. The barrels are located in the office hallway under the coat racks. Please bring your donations on Sunday or drop them off anytime the office is open (M-F 8-4:30pm). The best vitamin for a Christian is…B1! GOLF FOR ALL – The annual Elders’ sponsored Golf Outing is scheduled for Sunday, August 2. The first tee time is at 12:30 pm; please plan to meet at The Woods by 12 noon. Sign up sheets can be found on a counter in the Narthex. You pay for the golf (9 holes) and we’ll provide the brats and burgers at the end. TUESDAY BIBLE STUDY – Are you wondering why the 9:00 am Bible Study is not on the calendar on page 1 of today’s Announcement Sheet? Well, the ladies are taking a break and will not meet in the month of July. SUPER SALE COLLECTIONS – Did you already clean out the cupboards, basement, closets, etc.? Bring your newfound treasures to church for the October Super Sale. Donations are accepted Monday thru Friday from 8am-4pm. For large items, please call in September to schedule pick up or you can plan to deliver to OSLC after September 21. (No clothes, please.) JUST TWO MORE WEEKS – Before the next Youth Car Wash and Brat Fry on July 28. Bring your dirty car and your hungry family to church and we’ll take care of them for you!! YOUR HELP IS NEEDED – Bethesda needs enthusiastic volunteers for the Green Bay Bethesda Resale Shop at 336 N. Military Ave. 100% of the profits furthers Bethesda's mission of serving the physical and spiritual needs of people with developmental disabilities. For more information, please call Jack at (920) 713-0599. GIVING TO CAMP LUTHER IS FUN!!! – Visit our website, for exciting ways to give to Camp Luther. Buy a paver in our courtyard, give to the Campership scholarship program, volunteer your time, and the list goes on! In the “Giving to Camp” section at our website you can donate online and your gift of $100 or more will help us reach our goal of 1000 New Partners in Ministry by the end of 2009! In other giving news: The Golf Challenge in June had 52 golfers (8 more than in previous years) and raised over $12,000. Thank you to all who participated and to MCL Industries, once again, for sponsoring the event! JOIN US FOR SUNDAY WORSHIP AT CAMP LUTHER! – Bringing a child to camp? Why not attend our Sunday Worship service in the Outdoor Chapel (Fellowship Hall in inclement weather) at 10:15 a.m. each Sunday until August 16. The weekend’s KinderCampers or Explorer Campers provide special music and a guest pastor provides the sermon. You can also join us for a picnic lunch that follows in the picnic shelter. Tickets for lunch are available in the office prior to the worship service for $6 each. Feel free to call with questions (1.877.264.CAMP) LADIES…– Have fun at Camp Luther at these upcoming events. Share Bible Study, fun and fellowship with other women at the Women’s Weekend Out (Sept 18-20)…or craft and quilt with other women and share fellowship and Bible study at the Women’s Craft Weekend (Oct 23-25). It is not too early to register or get a group together. Visit for more details and online registration. Hope to see you and a friend there! CROSSING GUARDS NEEDED – The City of Green Bay is in need of part-time Relief Crossing Guards (no benefits). The current wage is $11.90/hour. Applications are being accepted until Friday, July 31 and may be picked up at the Human Resources Department, 100 N. Jefferson Street, Room 500, or you may have one mailed to you by calling 448-3071. Applications and additional info are available on the City website at LIFE QUOTE – “Over and over again, throughout the Old Testament, we read the words: ‘Beget!’ ‘Descendants!’ ‘Families!’ ‘Genealogies!’ ‘Generations!’ These are words of life! God’s hands have not stopped creating! Each new human life bears witness of His amazing and faithful love--even for fallen, sinful creatures. Life continues!”
  3. 3. Linda D. Bartlett, former president of the Lutherans For Life This “Life Quote” is from Lutherans for Life –