Here is the Blue Sheet home devotional for the week of Sunday, September 8th. Please download and use in your household to sanctify your home with the Word and prayer this week!
THIS WEEK AT GOOD SHEPHERD
SANCTUARY CHOIR & BAND ~ Help with the music of the Divine Service! Be a part of the Sanctuary Choir or Sanctuary Band. Rehearsals begin soon:
– Choir (Wed. 5:45–6:45): Sep 11, 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 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
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!
FRIDAY NIGHT SHOES ~ Friday, 9/13 at Fairlane Diner in Sherman at 6 p.m. A sign-up sheet is in the narthex.
CHURCH POTLUCK ~ Next week 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
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.
LUTHERANISM IN THE PUBLIC SQUARE ~ 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: Suffering, Equipping Families to Use the Hymnal at Home, An Introduction to the Koran, Scripture in the Divine Service and more. You can listen live or on-demand at www.issuesetc.org and on the LPR mobile app.