2015 November 15 Announcements

It is time to collect for the Heart House for Christmas. We once again are asking for items for the tweens and teenage boys. There is a list of suggested items at the message center. Please have items to the church no later than Wednesday, December 2nd. There will be boxes at the doors for the gifts. If you have any questions please see Sisters Audrey Rocke or Paula Hartman. Thanks for your love and support.  Matthew 25:40  “And the King shall answer and say unto them, Verily I say unto you, Inasmuch as ye have done it unto one of the least of these my brethren, ye have done it unto me.”

Bible class ACTIVE will be held at the home of Bro. Mike and Sis. Lila WIrtz this Wednesday night at 7:30 as there will be no electricity at the fellowship hall. There will be teachers at the fellowship hall to take whoever needs a ride.  Jr. Bible Class Active will be held in the World Relief room in the basement of the church.  We are still needing supplies to pack the Operation Christmas Child Shoe Boxes this week in ACTIVE for the 8th Grades and younger. Please bring supplies this Wednesday night. Two items that are needed are tooth brush covers and plastic soap boxes.

We will be having our last evening of Conference recordings this Wednesday night.

The young group bible study will be at Bro. Max and Sis. Allison Hinrichsen’s this Friday at 7:30pm.

Singing at El Paso HealthCare will be this Saturday at 7:00 pm.

The double church shower for Bro. Will & Sis. Jamie and Pete & Jaycee has been rescheduled for Tuesday evening, November 24. It will be a walk-through from 7-8:30. Please bring $5, a grocery item, and a recipe for each couple. Questions, see Sisters Pat Plattner or Dort Leman.

All church Christmas caroling will be Friday, December 4th at 6pm.  Please meet in the dining room.  Sign-up sheets are at the message center.  Please see Sisters Cassie Knepp or Ashley Schieler with questions.

The total for the 2015 Hospital Lumiere benefit auction came in at $191K.
included in that was:
$34,900 for OB/GYN
$17,750 for the tractor
$10,000 for nurses salaries
Thankful for the Lord’s blessings and for all who helped make it a success.  We would like to thank all who came, bid and supported the auction with help, money and prayers.  We would also like to sincerely thank the Young Group for their assistance and the great job they did during the evening!  Their work helped to make the evening go so much more smoothly.