April 14, 2019

Fellowship Hours: Today we have a fellowship hour after the service. We also need YOUR HELP for food and drinks for the Easter breakfast. Please consider helping! 

Installation: Today we install our church council.  New members are Ritchie Mattingly and Roger Kutz.  They join Dan Miller, Brian Neumeister, Michael Jahnz and Doug Luttrell on council.  We also take this opportunity to thank Mike Kloskey and Wayne Findlay for their years of service.

Bike Rider: Kelly Gunn (262-269-0253) is looking for someone to ride a tandem bike with her.

Food Collection: During the Lenten season, we will collect food for the food pantry.  There are boxes in the back for this collection.  This will end at Easter.

Collection for Hmong Outreach: If you are giving a gift to this special offering, it can go through our congregation.  If writing a check out, write it to St. John’s and we will send it in for you. This will end at Easter.

Lakeside Easter Concert, Wednesday, April 17 at  7 p.m.  What a wonderful way to worship during Holy Week, praising along with your Warrior choirs, bands and instrumentalists. Free admission.

Peace Lutheran April Blood Drive: The next American Red Cross blood drive at Peace Lutheran,  1550 S. Osborne, Janesville, is on Tuesday, April 30 at 1 p.m. – 6 p.m.  To make an appointment to donate your blood, you can call 1-800-Red-Cross or go to their web page at http://www.redcrossblood.org

WELS/ELS Nurses and Student Nurses:  Join Us!  The 2019 WELS Nurses Association (WELSNA) Spring Conference will be held at Eastside Lutheran Church, Madison, on Saturday, April 27 from 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., with a group project on Friday night, April 26. Our theme is “Remaining Steadfast in Unsteady Times,” 1Cor. 15:58.  For more information check out our website at welsnurses.net  Online registration continues through April 22. 

Choir Concert: The Wisconsin Lutheran Choir presents its Spring Concert on May 3 at 7:30 p.m. in the college’s Center for Arts and Performance. To purchase $10 tickets, call 414-443-8802 or visit wlc.edu/boxoffice.

Lutheran Chorale of Milwaukee Spring Concert: Join the Lutheran Chorale of Milwaukee for a concert of sacred music on Sunday, May 5 at 2:00 or 4:30 p.m. at St. John’s, 7809 Harwood Ave., Wauwatosa. The theme is “Jesus, Our Refuge” and will feature choral favorites, audience participation, brass and timpani. A freewill offering will be collected. The organ prelude will begin 20 minutes before the concert. More information at lutheranchorale.org.

Band Concert: The Wisconsin Lutheran College Concert Band presents its Spring Concert on May 10 at 7:30 p.m. in the college’s Center for Arts and Performance. To purchase $6 tickets, call 414-443-8802 or visit wlc.edu/boxoffice.

Save Lives One Step at a Time with the Life-A-Thon! Hosted by WELS Lutherans for Life, this walk/run event will be held on May 11 at the Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary. Participants can choose between a 5K run or a two-mile walk, and there will be a ¼ mile run for kids. Proceeds from this event will directly benefit the pregnancy clinic operated by WELS Lutherans for Life, and help provide pregnancy tests, ultrasounds, parenting classes, and material support for clients. To register for this event, please visit life-a-thon.org. Questions can be directed to Megan Landvatter at meganl@alife2.com. See you there!

This week
Monday at 4:00 p.m. Catechism Class
Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. Fairhaven
Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. Campus Ministry, Hyland rm. 1306
Thursday at 7:00 p.m. Maundy Thursday – Communion Service
Friday at 1:00 p.m. Good Friday – Tenebrae Service
Sunday at 7:00 a.m. Easter Sunrise
Sunday at 8:00 a.m. Easter Breakfast
Sunday at 9:00 a.m. Easter Service
Clean Church Wednesday, April 24, at 8 a.m.