Showing posts from September, 2013

Family Sunday at Norman

Family Sunday at Norman October 6 at 10:15 a.m.

Please join us for coffee and fellowship downstairs after church when the Sunday School kids put together:
Afterschool snack bags for Churches United of the Homeless AND Birthday in a Bag for children at the YWCA shelter!

You can help by donating the following by Sunday:
Little Debbie snack cakes (boxes of individually wrapped treats)
Packages of balloons
Any snack item for the afterschool mix (nuts, cereal, raisins, pretzels, m&m’s)
Pint size Ziploc bags with zipper
Small toys ($5 or less)
Activity books or puzzle books
Snazzy pens or markers
Birthday blowers or hats
Monetary donations are fine, too!

October Worship Schedule

Norman 9:00 am - Worship 10:15 am - Sunday School Davenport 9:30 am - Sunday  School 10:45 am - Worship

Parish Council Meeting

There will be a joint parish council meeting on Wednesday, October 2 at 7:00 pm at Norman. Individual church council meetings immediately following.

Davenport Luther League Meeting

Kick-off the new school year! Pizza party on Sunday, October 6 at 5:00 at the church. This will be for parents and kids in grades 7-12 to talk about the upcoming year.

Building Committee Informational Meeting

The second informational meeting regarding the proposed education wing addition to Norman will be held after church on Sunday, October 6. Please plan to attend to discuss the Building Committee proposed plan.

Call Committee Meeting

The first Call Committee meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, October 2 at 6:00 pm at Norman. If you are not able to make this date/time, please contact Mark Kuznia, Eric Berg or Dean Andvik and let them know.

Norman Members - Andy Westby, Beulah Rustad, Colton Christmann, Erik Thoen, Paula Duval and Joan Grabanski.

Davenport Members - Jim Jermstad, Tony Johnson, Nancy Ebens, Marty Schmit, Renee Flom and Dennis Sumption.

All Parish Members - reminder that the Call Committee represents you. Please feel free to provide input or suggestions to any call committee member.

The Project F-M

The Project F-M Making space for 20/30-somethings to love God and neighbor by cultivating an open-minded, curious faith.

You are welcome to The Project FM.

Update on Pastor Aanen's Recovery

Please keep Pastor Aanen in your prayers. Per his wife Carol, his recovery has been pretty rough. The surgery was more intense than they expected and all the medications have been making him nauseous. His recovery will likely be slower than expected. Please keep him in your prayers so those good thoughts will speed his recovery.

Parish Council Meeting Canceled

The parish council meeting scheduled for Wednesday, September 4 has been canceled and will be rescheduled in the near future.

Parish Website and Newsletter Editor

If you have items for the monthly newsletter or the website, please send them to Kristina Leslie at Items for the newsletter must be received by the 23rd of each month. A monthly reminder will be sent to council members and other individuals that routinely contribute. If you would like to be included on that reminder email, please send me your email address.

Davenport Luther League Meeting

The Luther League meeting scheduled for September 8 following the morning service has been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date. Thank you.