Sun, Jan. 12 @ 10:45 am — Pastor Wendell’s Second Sunday Class
Sun, Jan. 12 @ 6 pm — Evening Confirmation
Mon, Jan. 13 @ 6:45 pm — Church Council
Tue, Jan. 14 @ 9 am — Quilters
Tue, Jan. 14 @ 1 pm –Bible Study
Wed, Jan. 15 @ 11:15 am — Yoga
Thurs. Jan. 16 @ 12 pm — Wisdom Seekers
Thurs. Jan. 16 @ 2 pm –Library Set Up
Thurs. Jan. 16 @ 2 pm –PNACL Library meeting
Thurs. Jan. 16 @ 3 pm — Conversation in Spanish
Thurs. Jan. 16 @ 5:45 pm — Rehearsal with Music Candidates
2020 Offering Envelopes may be picked up from the Office Counter, but please do not begin using them until 2020. Use of them in the proper year will make our Financial Secretary very happy.
Because of the conflict with the OSU-UofO Women’s Basketball Game, the proposed date of the Annual Congregational Meeting will most likely be changed by the Church Council at Monday night’s meeting. Stay tuned for further details to be shared via email as soon as possible.
Individual rehearsals with the two candidates for our Dir. of Music Ministry position will take place this Thursday, Jan. 16th. All interested current and future musicians are invited to meet in the sanctuary from 5:45-7:30 p.m. to participate.
The American Red Cross is always in need of blood. The next blood drive at the church is scheduled for Thursday, January 23, 2020 in the Fireside room. Please contact Marna Renshaw for more information. If you are unable to donate on this day, please check to see if there are any other drives taking place in Corvallis.
We are using Bottle Drop donations to help support our Ida Fund for emergency assistance. Please see details on today’s Special insert.
This is a Wisdom Seekers will be starting a new book, Olive, Again, by Elizabeth Strout, on January 9th in the Confirmation Room. They meet every Thursday at noon and read about 30 pages a week. If you enjoy lively discussions, laced with laughter, please join us! If you have any questions, please call Mark Klopsch at 541-752-1957 or Kathy Farnsworth at 541-231-2260.
The Next Partners in Faith meeting will be on Friday, January 10, 2020. Pot Luck will start at 6pm with White Elephant Exchange to follow.
Printed copies of Grace Gatherings are now available in the Church Entry.
How might you serve at Grace this fall? We are always looking for additional lay ministry volunteers to serve as usher, greeter, lector, communion assistant, and numerous other roles. Joining the ranks does not obligate you too much — just an occasional call to assist in one of the liturgical cogs of Grace Lutheran.
What’s going on at Grace Lutheran? Check out ourcalendar, located on www.grace97330.org, the weekly Sunday announcements, and our facebook page for current information. You are always welcome to call the church office with questions!