Weekly News for April 10, 2017
Filled Easter Eggs Needed!!! Please drop off to the church filled plastic Easter Eggs for the Resurrection Egg Hunt that will follow the Festival Worship Service on Easter Sunday. This tradition brings great joy to our little ones! For more information contact Doryn Glenn or Sandra Tetley.
Holy Week – Who will you invite to join you in the pew?
12 noon Worship in the Chapel
7:00 pm Worship in the Sanctuary
First Communion celebrated
12 noon Worship in Chapel
7:00 pm Tenebrae Service
5:30 pm Sanctuary
Easter: Resurrection of our Lord
10:00 am Sanctuary
New Members Class to begin! Interested in learning more about becoming a member of First Lutheran congregation? Join Pastor Rhoades following worship on Sunday, April 30th in the Parlor (Bride’s Room) near Parish Hall. As a group we will plan our next meetings as we prepare for the reception of anew members. Come and explore what membership means. Contact Pastor Rhoades or the Church Office if planning to attend.
Team Leaders and Church Council Team Training – Tuesday, April 25 at 6:00 pm! All Team leaders and Church Council members are asked to attend in the Parish Hall. As we move into our new congregational structure, this training will help us begin on solid footing!!
Pet-a-Palooza is Coming! First Lutheran will be hosting the Galveston Island Humane Society’s very first Pet-a-Palooza on Saturday, April 29th, from 10am to 4pm. Want to help? Contact the Galveston Humane Society 409-740-1919.
Sunday, April 30 is Fanfare! LMA Sunday! Join in celebrating the gifts of our Lutheran Music Academy participants during LMA Sunday. Students will be offering their gifts in worship. With 90 students, the Fanfare! LMA has become known on the island for its role in teaching and encouraging the arts. As we celebrate, consider an above and beyond gift to help further the ministry of the LMA. Thank you!
Barbara Lewis, 9th
Jannis layer, 11th
Leslie Blacketer, 12th
Diane Pena, 13th
Hunter Haupt, 15th
Anthony & Bethany Grizzaffi, 12th
Theresa & Roger Low, 15th
Saturday – (Sorry, not available)
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Offering – (Sorry, not available)
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Coming Up This Week
Tuesday thru Thursday – Fanfare LMA Classes starting @ 3:30 p.m.
Tuesday – Church Council Meeting @ 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday – Boy Scout Troup 123 @ 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday – See Through The Scriptures Class @ 6:45 p.m.
Thursday – Maundy Thursday Service at Noon
Thursday – Maundy Thursday Service at 7 p.m.
Friday – Good Friday Service at Noon
Friday – Good Friday Tenebrae Service at 7 p.m.
Saturday – Easter Vigil @ 5:30 p.m.
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