Divine Service
9:00 a.m. Sunday
10:30 a.m. Sunday School &
Adult Bible Class

Announcements for September 15, 2019


Here is the Blue Sheet home devotional for the week of Sunday, September 15th. Please download and use in your household to sanctify your home with the Word and prayer this week!



SANCTUARY CHOIR & BAND ~ Help with the music of the Divine Service! Be a part of the Sanctuary Choir or Sanctuary Band. Rehearsals are underway!
– Choir (Wed. 5:45–6:45): Sep 18, and 25
– Band (Sun. 6:00-6:30): Sep 22 and 29
Speak with or contact Susan Lutz for more information.

YOUTH CATECHESIS ~ 7th-grade catechesis will begin on Sunday, September 22nd. Pastor Schuermann will be visiting all the 5th- and 6th-grade families in the next couple weeks to talk about youth catechesis and some changes being put in place over the next year. Pastor will also be visiting the 7th-grade families over the next couple weeks in preparation for instruction continuing.

ADULT CATECHESIS ~ An adult instruction class will begin in late September and run through the fall. We’ll meet on Sunday evenings at 7 p.m. from September 29th until early December. This class will cover the six chief parts of the Christian Faith, and serves to prepare adults for communion at Good Shepherd. Interested? Want to invite someone? Speak with Pastor Schuermann

CHURCH POTLUCK ~ Today is this month’s Mid-Month Meal. Bring one entrée along with a side or dessert to share and enjoy fellowship with your family in Christ. We’ll feast together in the parish hall directly following Sunday school. Questions? Talk to Katie Schuermann

SENIOR LUNCHEON ~ Lunch (and pie) is served on Wednesday, 9/25, at noon. Please sign up on the bulletin board to help serve and/or supply pie for dessert. This is a great opportunity for outreach and service to the community!

LUHIGH TRIVIA NIGHT ~ Bring your smarts on Friday, 9/27. Doors open at 6 pm and trivia begins at 7. More details are on the flyer on the LuHigh bulletin board and in the September newsletter. A sign-up sheet is on the bulletin board.

SANCTIFYING YOUR YARD WORK WITH THE WORD OF GOD ~ Issues, Etc. is a radio talk show and podcast produced by Lutheran Public Radio in Collinsville, IL and hosted by LCMS Pastor Todd Wilken. This week’s teachings include: The Day of Pentecost, The Apostle Matthew, The Sinful Flesh, 3rd Century Bishop & Martyr Cyprian of Carthage and more. You can listen live or at your convenience at www.issuesetc.org and on the LPR mobile app.