May God fill you with his New goodness every day in 2019
and may the love of Jesus overflow
from you to others throughout the year!
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Acolytes, Assistant Ministers, Chalisters, Lectors, Pastor Assistants (Council only for Pastor Assistant), please see the sign-up sheets in the Narthex for volunteer opportunities in
October, November, and December. Thank you.
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SATURDAY SERVICES will be held on the following dates on:
October 5, 2019 at 6:00 p.m.
Saturday Services have a smaller, more intimate feel, and are typically held on
the first Saturday of the month, with some variations to capture important dates
in the church year, like Easter. You are invited to join us for these communion services.
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Servants for Sunday, October 6, 2019
Acolyte: Brady Skuba
Altar Guild: Sharon Bender, Cindy Hart
Assisting Minister: Tina Milan
Chalister: Kathy Fenstermacher
Coffee Hour: Nancy Litzenberger, Ron & Carol Miller, Caroline Skuba
Lector: Frank Petak, Jr.
Pastor's Assistant: Pat Leith
Ushers: Jocelyn George, Forrest & Jen Swett, Amelia Warjas
Saturday, October 5 (Worship Service at 6:00 p.m.) &
Sunday, October 6, 2019 (Worship Service at 9:00 a.m.) Seventeenth Sunday of Pentecost ~ A little faith goes a long way is our Lord’s point in the gospel. A mustard seed’s-worth has miraculous potential. The patience, tenacity, and endurance required for the life of faith are the blessings received in water and the word (holy baptism), bread and wine (holy communion), the word read and proclaimed in this assembly. Anticipate them. Receive them with thanksgiving.
Servants for Sunday, October 13, 2019
Acolyte: Gavin Mingora
Altar Guild: Alice Wallace
Assisting Minister: Tim Fulmer
Chalister: Linda Weaver
Coffee Hour: Amanda Bokan, Angela Fulmer, Denise Hoffert, Brenda Leister, Jayne Schrantz
Lector: Quinette Brucker
Pastor's Assistant: Kathy Fenstermacher
Ushers: Amanda & Zoey Bokan, Jaymen Mingora, Kenneth Young
Sunday, October 13, 2019 (Worship Service at 9:00 a.m.) ~ Harvest Home ~ Eighteenth Sunday of Pentecost ~ It’s a miracle! Multiple miracles! The waters of holy baptism have healed us. The body and blood of Jesus in holy communion have made us clean. We have died with Christ and been raised with him. For all this we have returned to offer thanks. From this place we are sent on our way rejoicing to share the good news.
Servants for Sunday, October 20, 2019
Acolyte: Zoey Bokan
Altar Guild: Sarah Acker, Kathy Shermetta
Assisting Minister: Cindy Ziegler
Chalister: Glenn Cressman
Coffee Hour: LeeAnn Malesky, Doris Snyder, Alice Wallace, Doris Snyder
Lector: Cindy Ziegler
Pastor's Assistant: Sharon Bender
Ushers: Glenn Cressman, Ron & Carol Miller, Kathy Shermetta
Sunday, October 20, 2019 (Worship Service at 9:00 a.m.) Nineteenth Sunday of Pentecost ~ Pray always. Do not lose heart. This is the encouragement of the Christ of the gospel today. Persistence in our every encounter with the divine will be blessed. Wrestle with the word. Remember your baptism again and again. Come regularly to Christ’s table. Persistence in our every encounter with the divine will be blessed.
Servants for Sunday, October 27, 2019
Acolyte: Jadelyn George
Altar Guild: Janis Hadley, Sarah Parente, Barbara Young
Assisting Minister: Barbara Young
Chalister: Gina Grekula
Coffee Hour: Larry Brown & Tammy Welch
Lector: Bob Kalman, Jr.
Pastor's Assistant: Cindy Hart
Ushers: Larry Brown & Tammy Welch, Glenn Campbell, Tina Young
Sunday, October 27, 2019 (Worship Service at 9:00 a.m.) Reformation Sunday ~ On this day we celebrate the heart of our faith: the gospel of Christ—the good news—that makes us free! We pray that the Holy Spirit would continue to unite the church today in its proclamation and witness to the world. In the waters of baptism we are made one body; we pray for the day that all Christians will also be one at the Lord’s table.
New Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church wishes you a blessed day
and we pray that Christ's message of eternal life fills you with hope and love!