Showing posts from April, 2013

Men's Group

Men’s Group to meet at 7AM at Express Lane on April 27th. We shall be discussing the first three questions within the book: “Banned: Questions of the Bible”

Photos for New Directory

Lannette Christmann is still needing photos of your family or fun activities to get into the Directory. Please send photos to email: Please submit by the end of April.

Norman Davenport Parish – Special Meeting

Norman Davenport Parish – Special Meeting

Sunday May 19 immediately after each church service

Pastor Nathan was hired on a two-year Letter of Call. That Call (contract) is set to expire in September 2013. The Parish Council is requesting your attendance at this special meeting to vote to approve an open-ended Call for Pastor Nathan. An open-ended Call is customary for Pastoral contracts. This is a ballot vote and the ballot will read:

I approve retaining Nathan Strong as Pastor for Norman – Davenport Lutheran Parish by extension of his employment contract to an open-ended Call.

A “YES” vote will retain Pastor Nathan as Pastor. A “NO” vote will allow his current 2 year Letter of Call to expire and we will begin the process of forming a Call Committee to identify a new Pastor. The ballot vote requires a 2/3 majority YES vote and must be approved by both churches in order to extend Pastor Nathan’s contract. A second vote to approve Pastor’s compensation package would require a simple maj…

Synod Assembly

Next Sunday leaders from all over the synod shall gather together. Please keep them all in prayer during the time that they gather and travel.

Synod Assembly Information

Confirmand and Graduate Recognition Dinners

Davenport will celebrate with their Confirmands and Graduates on April 28th. 
Confirmation for both churches will be on May 5th.  Worship: 9AM Davenport               10:45AM Norman
Norman will celebrate with their Confirmands and Graduates on May 19th.

Faith Five

I hope you are continuing the FAITH FIVE at home.  It is a great way to strengthen your relationship with God and share your faith as a family.