Calendar of Events

November 2017

        November 

  1st:  Office 1-5 PM

          Worship 6 PM 

          Confirmation 6:45 PM    

  2nd: Office 1-5 PM

         Life Touch Meeting 1 PM

  3rd: 

  4th: Fall Gathering Zion Lutheran Church Sheffield, Iowa

  5th: Sunday School and Adult Class – 8:45 AM

         Worship w/ Communion – 10 AM

         Honored Seniors

         Daylight Savings Time

         All Saints Sunday 

  6th: Quilting 9 AM

  7th: Text Study 1:30 PM

  8th: Office 1-5 PM 

         Worship 6 PM

         Confirmation 6:45 PM

  9th: Office 1-5 PM

10th:  

11th: Veteran’s Day

12th: Sunday School and Adult Class – 8:45 AM

         Thank Offering Service – 10 AM

         2nd Sunday / LYO

        WELCA Meeting

        23rd Sunday after Pentecost

13th: 

14th: Text Study 1:30 PM

15th: Office 1-5 PM

         Worship 6 PM

         Confirmation 6:45 PM  

16th: Office 1-5 PM

17th:  

18th: 

19th: Sunday School and Adult Class – 8:45 AM 

         Worship w/ Communion – 10 AM

         Council Meeting

         4-H 4:30 PM

         24th Sunday after Pentecost

20th: Quilting 9 AM

21st: Text Study 1:30 PM

22nd: Office 1-5 PM

         Thanksgiving Eve Worship – 6 PM

23rd: Thanksgiving Day

24th:  

25th: 

26th: Adult Class – 8:45 AM 

         No Kids Sunday School

         Worship – 10 AM

         Hanging of the Greens

         Christ the King

27th: 

28th: Text Study 1:30 PM

29th: Office 1-5 PM

         Worship 6 PM

         Confirmation 6:45 PM 

30th: Office 1-5 PM 


November Ministries of Worship

November


Alter Guild – Cassie Sage, CHR

Cindy Mixdorf, Julie Magee, Tiffanie Michels 


November 5th 2017

All Saints Sunday - Communion

Paraments: White

Lector: Brenda Salisbury 

Organist: Laurie Thome

Acolyte: Evan Alcott

Fellowship: Morgan Weepie and Kiley Marquart

November 12th 2017

23rd Sunday after Pentecost

Paraments: Green

Lector: Gayle Wolff

Organist: Sarah Best 

Acolyte: Deacons

Fellowship: Rylee Michels and Carter Michels

November 19th 2017

24th Sunday after Pentecost - Communion

Paraments: Green

Lector: Kenny Fettkether  

Organist: Sarah Best

Acolyte: Luke Best

Fellowship: Eric Fettkether and Jackson Hoeft

November 26th 2017

Christ the King

Paraments: Green

Lector: Quincy Van Thournout 

Organist: Alex Speer

Acolyte: Ellie Teisinger

Fellowship: Quincy Van Thournout and Elijah Van Thournout


Adult Sunday School 2017-2018

Everyone is invited to attend our Weekly Classes at 8:45 AM


September 10th: Philippians: Letter of Joy – “Introduction”

September 17th: Part 11: “I’m gonna’ go where there ain’t no telephone poles” – A discussion of rural life and the rural church…problems / potential

September 24th: Philippians: Letter of Joy – “This Is My Prayer”      Philippians 1:1-11

October 1st: ATWCFFADRM – the All-Time-World-Class-Free-For-All-Discussion-of-Religious-Matters. Any subject relating to the Church / Christian faith and life / current events you find or choose to bring will be considered…spontaneous / off the cuff / unrehearsed. Information and discussion of current religious faith and life.

October 8th: Philippians: Letter of Joy – “A Citizen Worthy of the Gospel”     

   Philippians 1:12-39

October 15th: On Death and Dying: Preface and Chapter 1: “On Fear of Death”  

   Pages 1-10

October 22nd: Philippians: Letter of Joy – “The Attitude of Jesus”      Philippians 2:1-11

October 29th: On Death and Dying: Chapter 2: “Attitudes toward Death and Dying”     

   Pages 11-37

November 5th: Philippians: Letter of Joy – “Shine Like the Stars” Philippians 2:12-30

November 12th: ATWCFFADRM – the All-Time-World-Class-Free-For-All-Discussion-of-Religious-Matters. Any subject relating to the Church / Christian faith and life / current events you find or choose to bring will be considered…spontaneous / off the cuff / unrehearsed. Information and discussion of current religious faith and life.

November 19th: Philippians: Letter of Joy – “The Fellowship of His Suffering”

   Philippians 3:1-21

November 26th: On Death and Dying: Chapter 3: “First Stage: Denial and Isolation”     

   Pages 38-49

December 3rd: Philippians: Letter of Joy – “Rejoice in the Lord Always” Philippians 4:1-23

December 10th: ATWCFFADRM – the All-Time-World-Class-Free-For-All-Discussion-of-Religious-Matters. Any subject relating to the Church / Christian faith and life / current events you find or choose to bring will be considered…spontaneous / off the cuff / unrehearsed. Information and discussion of current religious faith and life.

December 17th: By Heart: “The Story of the Catechism” 

December 24th: No Adult Sunday Class

December 31st: No Adult Sunday Class

January 7th: ATWCFFADRM – the All-Time-World-Class-Free-For-All-Discussion-of-Religious-Matters. Any subject relating to the Church / Christian faith and life /current events you find or choose to bring will be considered…spontaneous / off the cuff / unrehearsed. Information and discussion of current religious faith and life.

January 14th: By Heart: “The Ten Commandments”

January 21st: On Death and Dying: Chapter 4: “Second Stage: Anger”   Pages 50-81

January 28th: By Heart: “The Apostles’ Creed” 

February 4th: ATWCFFADRM – the All-Time-World-Class-Free-For-All-Discussion-of-Religious-Matters. Any subject relating to the Church / Christians faith and life / current events you find or choose to bring will be considered…spontaneous / off the cuff / unrehearsed. Information and discussion of current religious faith and life.

February 11th: On Death and Dying: Chapter 5: “Third Stage: Bargaining” Pages 82-85

February 18th: ATWCFFADRM – the All-Time-World-Class-Free-For-All-Discussion-of-Religious-Matters. Any subject relating to the Church / Christian faith and life / current events you find or choose to bring will be considered…spontaneous / off the cuff / unrehearsed. Information and discussion of current religious faith and life.

February 25th: On Death and Dying: Chapter 6: “Fourth Stage: Depression”

     Pages 86-111

March 4th: ATWCFFADRM – the All-Time-World-Class-Free-For-All-Discussion-of-Religious-Matters. Any subject relating to the Church / Christian faith and life / current events you find or choose to bring will be considered…spontaneous / off the cuff / unrehearsed. Information and discussion of current religious faith and life.

March 11th: On Death and Dying: Chapter 7: “Fifth Stage: Acceptance” Pages 112-137

March 18th: On Death and Dying: Chapter 8: “Hope”    Pages 138-156

March 25th: On Death and Dying: Chapter 9: “The Patient’s Family” Pages 157-180

April 1st: No Adult Sunday Class

April 8th: ATWCFFADRM – the All-Time-World-Class-Free-For-All-Discussion-of-Religious-Matters. Any subject relating to the Church / Christian faith and life / current events you find or choose to bring will be considered…spontaneous / off the cuff / unrehearsed. Information and discussion of current religious faith and life.

April 15th: By Heart: “The Lord’s Prayer”

April 22nd: On Death and Dying: Chapter 12: “Therapy with the Terminally Ill”

   Pages 270-278

April 29th: By Heart: “The Sacrament of Holy Baptism and Confession”

May 6th: ATWCFFADRM – the All-Time-World-Class-Free-For-All-Discussion-of-Religious-Matters. Any subject relating to the Church / Christian faith and life / current events you find or choose to bring will be considered…spontaneous / off the cuff / unrehearsed. Information and discussion of current religious faith and life.

May 13th: By Heart: “The Sacrament of the Altar”

May 20th: On Death and Dying: General Discussion / Free for All

END OF THE ADULT SUNDAY CLASS UNTIL THE FALL OF 2018!