St. John's & Zion Lutheran Churches

Weekly Bulletin

PRAYER BEFORE CHURCH: Almighty God, our heavenly Father, your mercies are new every morning, and though we have in no way deserved your goodness, you still abundantly provide for all our wants of body and soul. Give us, we pray, your Holy Spirit that we may heartily acknowledge your merciful goodness to us, give thanks for all your benefits, and serve you in willing obedience. In Jesus’ name, I pray. Amen.

LITURGY: Zion: Page 15 St. John: Page 38

HYMNS: Zion: 305; 102; 475; 325 St. John: 305; 102; 475; 325

PSALM: Psalm 38 (Page 81 CW)
SCRIPTURE LESSONS: Exodus 3:1-8, 10-15
1 Corinthians 10:1-13
Luke 13:1-9

SERMON TEXT: Exodus 3:1-8, 10-15
THEME: TAKE OFF YOUR SANDALS
1. Start By Drowning The Old Adam
2. Come With Holy, Heartfelt Respect

THE WORD FOR THIS WEEK
Sunday: Acts 3
Monday: Acts 4:1-31
Tuesday: Acts 4:32-5:16
Wednesday: Acts 5:17-42
Thursday: Acts 6
Friday: Acts 7:1-43
Saturday: Acts 7:44-8:4

BIBLE CLASS: Following our service this morning at Zion, we will look at Jesus’ imagery of yeast as it applies to our faith.

NURSING HOME: We will have our service this morning at 10:15.

STUDY CLUB: Pastor Kahrs will be attending the circuit study club tomorrow at Mt. Olive in Lincoln.

CONFIRMATION CLASS: We will meet at 6:30 on Monday.

LENTEN MEAL: There will be a taco meal before our Lenten service at Zion. This will begin at 6:00.

LENTEN SERVICES: We will continue our Lenten journey this week, with our service on Wednesday at Zion and Thursday at St. John. Services will begin at 7:30. The theme of this year’s Lenten services will be “Three Words of Truth.” This week, Pastor Haefner will direct our attention to Jesus’ words, “I Am He.” May the Lord bless his message.
Pastor Kahrs will be at Bethel in York and Grace in Seward this week.

ST. PAUL’S SCHOOL: The children of St. Paul’s school will be singing during the service at Zion next Sunday.

ST. MARK’S JUNIOR CHOIR: The Junior choir of St. Mark’s school will be singing during the service at St. John on April 7.

MITE BOX OFFERING: In conjunction with the Spring LWMS Rally at St. Paul’s in Plymouth on Saturday, April 13, there will be a door offering following the service at Zion next Sunday.

MEETINGS: Zion’s Elders will meet on Monday, April 1, at 7:30, with the full church council meeting at 8:00. Please have all agenda items in by this Wednesday.
St. John’s voters will have their quarterly meeting following the service on April 14.