Faith

Evangelical

Lutheran Church


 

212 N Eisenhower

Junction City, KS 66441

785-238-6567

Sunday Worship 9:00am

Coffee Fellowship 10:15am

Children's Time during Worship

(September-May)

SECOND SUNDAY FOOD COLLECTION

The second Sunday of each month food items are collected and are given to either the Food Pantry or Open Door.  Donations are accepted at worship on the second Sunday.  Please remember to bring yours.  Thanks for all you do!

NOISY OFFERING

The third Sunday of each month there is a special offering for an organization or group. Remember to bring your coins.  Here are this year's recipients:

Jan:Crisis Center
Feb:LCM-KSU
Mar:Lutheran Disaster Svc
Apr:Project Graduation
May:Birthline
Jun:JC Animal Shelter
Jul:Geary Co. Minis. Assn
Aug:CASA
Sep:Open Door
Oct:Camp Tomah Shinga
Nov:Boys and Girls Club
Dec:Lutheran World Relief

BIBLE STUDY
Sundays @ 8:15am
 
PRAYER SHAWL MINISTRY

Every month on the 3rd Thursday at 6:30pm.  Please RSVP to Helen H. or Sue C.  Thank you. 

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Karing for Kids:

During the months of September & October, Faith Lutheran members are asked to help contribute hats & Gloves (September) and Socks, Scarves, & Underwear (October). A box has been placed in the Fellowship Hall for your donations. These items will be shared with local elementary schools. In November toys will be collected for Operation Santa Claus. If you would like to donate funds instead of shopping for any of these items, please talk to any member of the Social Ministry Committee. Thank you so much.


"God's work. Our Hands." Sunday

Join us Sunday Sept 10th at 9am for service and volunteer time in OUR community. Dress casually in shorts, work pants, sweats, etc. If you made a t-short wear that or your Faith Lutheran shirt.


You may be thinking what will we be doing... Dependent on the number of people we will walk McFarland and Homer's Pond picking up trash. If time permits we will attempt 5th St. park also. You will want to bring your own gloves and possibly small gardening tools.


If you can't work outside, there will be opportunities in the church. You can help prepare and serve lunch, dust window sashes, or clean the nursery.


No one will be turned away.


We will have clean up from 10am to 11:30. Lunch will then be served to ALL volunteers. Lunch will be Sloppy Joe's, Corn, Chips, and dessert. Please see the sign-up sheet in the kitchen.


MARK YOUR SEPTEMBER CALENDAR!

Outdoor Worship Service

September 24, 2017 @ 11:00 A.M.

 

An outdoor worship service at Faith's Meditation Center is planned for Sunday, September 24, at 11:00 A.M.  (If inclement weather occurs, the worship service will be in the church Sanctuary.) Please come dressed casually and bring your own lawn chair.  Limited seating is available on the concrete benches.  (No chairs from inside the church will be used.)  The service will be a combination of our traditional service with elements celebrating God's creation around us as well as the singing of familiar camp songs...all in a beautiful setting!  For those of you who may need assistance getting to the Meditation Center, please use the sidewalk and know that there will be people there to assist you. 

Faith congregation is extending an invitation to the Marion Hill congregation to attend also.

 

FELLOWSHIP HOSTS NEEDED

Many dates are still available if you'd like to host Coffee Fellowship on a Sunday. Check the list on the bulletin board in fellowship hall.


MARK YOUR CALENDAR

All are invited to the following; please bring something to share.  AUGUST 6: Potluck Brunch at 9:30 a.m.


FAITH LUTHERAN SCRIPTURE MYSTERY DINNER

On July 22, at 6 p.m., Faith Lutheran will be having a Mystery Dinner based on Scriptures. If you plan on attending please RSVP on the signup sheet in the Fellowship Hall by July 12. We are also asking for a small donation of $2.00 to help with the cost. If you have questions, please ask one of our social ministry members. Hope to see you there!

 

Listed below are the scriptures that will be the key to what you will have. 

 

Hebrews 5:13                          Genesis 22:6                           Acts 7:12

Genesis 41.5                           John 20:5                                Numbers 6:3

John 6:35                                Numbers 11:19                       John 4:14

Leviticus 7:12                         Matthew 23:37                       Deuteronomy 26:2

Matthew 13:47                       2 Samuel 17:28                       Proverbs 12:12

1 Kings 7:50                           Psalm 50:10                            1 Kings 14:3

1 Chronicles 28:17

 

Please Note: You will be provided with a plate but all other utensils & food are listed above in the scriptures. Also, there will be NO CHEAT SHEETS allowed. Those who try WILL do dishes!!!


GOOD GIFTS SUNDAYS

As members of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), we believe that God is calling us into the world – together. And with generous, loving hands, we can make a difference.

 

ELCA Good Gifts go beyond your regular congregational offering to support the ministries of the ELCA that mean the most to you and your loved ones. Together, we can do more than we ever could alone, making a huge collective impact on the needs of our church and the world.

 

At Faith Lutheran you will collect funds from July 9th to July 31st. If you would like a catalog of complete items to purchase see Christina Bloom. If you can donate some we will combine all donations to make a larger purchase in the name of the congregation. If you would like to make a larger donation in your name please make those checks payable to Faith. Please be on the lookout in July. Our combined gifts will be purchasing fruit trees and bees.


WEAR RED FOR PENTECOST

The Worship Committee invites the congregation to wear red on Sunday, June 4, in recognition of Day of Pentecost.


MARK YOUR CALENDAR

All are invited to the following; please bring something to share.  JUNE 4: Potluck Brunch at 9:30 a.m. and AUGUST 6: Potluck Brunch at 9:30 a.m.


EASTER BRUNCH AND EASTER EGG HUNT

We will have our annual Easter Brunch starting at 9:30 a.m. on April 16. A sign-up sheet is available.All are invited; please bring something to share.  Then immediately following the Easter service we will have an Easter Egg Hunt for kids.  The brunch is led by the Social Ministry Committee and the hunt is sponsored by the Christian Education Committee.


SPRING CLEAN-UP DAY

On April 1st, we plan to have or Spring Clean-up Day.  We will need your help. So, please put April 1st on your calendar for our Spring Clean-up Day and let's make it a great turnout! Check the March Newsletter for the list of items we hope to accomplish.


LENTEN MID-WEEK

We will be studying the "Five Gifts of Discipleship" during Lent

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EASTER CHOIR SCHEDULE

Faith Choir will practice at 5:30 on Thursdays, March 30, April 6, and April 13 to perform on Easter.


2017 EASTER LILIES

If you signed the list to purchase an Easter lily and have not yet paid for it, the cost is $7 for each one. Please label your check or cash envelope "Easter lily" and place it in the offering plate or give directly to the financial secretary.  Thank you. - Altar Guild


UPDATED CHURCH DIRECTORY

An updated church directory is now available. Copies can be found in fellowship hall.


2017 ALTAR FLOWERS

If you are interested in donating Altar Flowers for the coming year, please read the directions and complete the form posted on the bulletin board in Erickson Fellowship Hall. Let's please fill in the year as soon as possible. Thanks to those of you who have already signed the list. If you have questions, contact the Altar Guild Committee.


2017 FINANCIAL PLEDGES

A reminder that the 2017 Financial Pledges are due in December and should be placed in the Sunday offering plate or given to Maria or myself. If a pledge form is needed just ask one of us for one.  Thank you, Calvin.


2017 RESTAURANT ROVERS SCHEDULE

Restaurant Rovers meets at 11:15am except for April through September which will be at 12:30pm to adjust for Faith's worship time of 11:00am for those 6 months.


January 8 - Bella's

February 5 - IHOP

March 5 - Family Buffet

April 2 - Stacy's

May 7 - Ike's

June 4 - None

July 2 - Pizza Hut

August 6 - None

September 3 - La Fiesta

October 1 - Cracker Barrel

November 5 - Peking

December 3 - Stacy's

 

2017 BIRTHDAY LUNCH SCHEDULE

Birthday Lunches are held on the 3rd Monday of the month at 11:30am.  Please let Norma know if you are planning to attend before each date.


January 16 - Stacy's

February 20 - Pizza Hut

March 20 - Cracker Barrel

April 17 - La Fiesta

May 15 - IHOP

June 19 - Coach's

July 17 - Family Buffet

August 21 - Ike's

September 18 - Stacy's

October 16 - Pizza Hut

November 20 - IHOP

December 18 - Coach's


2017 CHOIR SCHEDULE

The plan is to continue practices on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 5:30, with the choir singing during communion at the service on the following Sunday, with the exception of Easter and Christmas.


Jan 19 Practice, 22 Perform

Feb 16 Practice, 19 Perform

Mar 16 Practice, 19 Perform

Apr Special Music for Easter

May 18 Practice, 21 Perform

Jun 15 Practice, 18 Perform

Jul 20 Cancelled

Aug 17 Cancelled

Sep 21 Practice, 24 Perform

Oct 19 Practice, 22 Perform

Nov 16 Practice, 19 Perform

Dec Special Music for Christmas


 

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Junction City Kansas 66441
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