SHEPHERD OF THE VALLEY
801 E. DENVER AVE.
BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA
Rev. Lester Wolfgram, Pastor
Thirteenth Sunday After Pentecost
Sunday School Rally Day
September 08, 2019
|Divine Service||Service Of Prayer and Preaching||LSB 260|
|Opening Hymn:||“Come Follow Me, The Savior Spake”||LSB 688|
|Hymn of the Day:||“Father Welcomes”||LSB 605|
|Closing Hymn:||“Go My Children”||LSB 922|
THOSE SERVING TODAY
Preacher: Pastor Les Wolfgram
Liturgist: Vicar Richard Dailey
Accompanist: Shirley Cook and Denise Wolfgram
Elder: Rob Burkhardsmeier
Ushers: 8:15 am Don Gienger & John Hoffman
10:45 am Kari Kramer & Laith Hintz
Greeters: 8:15 am Lowell & Corrin Fahrni
10:45 am Chuck & JoAnn Falkenstein
Acolyte: 8:15 am Keityn H.
10:45 am Kallen H.
WELCOME!! We are glad that you have joined us this morning as we lift up our hearts and voices in response to God’s great gift of forgiveness and life in Christ Jesus. If you are a visitor, please sign our guest book and introduce yourself to Pastor Les Wolfgram.
PASTOR WOLFGRAM will lead a new member class for adults interested in joining Shepherd of the Valley on Monday, September 9. Each of the six sessions will begin at 6:30 PM. Please contact Pastor Wolfgram if you are interested or know of someone who would like to learn what we teach and confess as Lutherans.
A BRIEF UPDATE ON Vision Path and results of a recent congregational survey will be revealed following services today. Thanks to Ann Willoughby and the Vision Path Team for their work.
SHEPHERD OF THE VALLEY will host the Circuit Pastoral Conference on Monday, September 9.
WE REJOICE AS WE launch another season of Sunday School at Shepherd of the Valley and install our teachers and elected leaders. Sunday School Opening for all ages will take place in the sanctuary at 9:30 am. Adults are urged to join the Adult Bible Class as we study the same lesson as our children in Sunday School. Thanks to our amazing Sunday School staff as they serve our children with Jesus’ love. Tony Aukland and Michelle Dever will again provide oversight and direction for Sunday School. Our teaching staff includes Becky Gildea, Sara Vukelich, Uriah Burchinal, Reagan Dever, and Emma Vannett. Samantha Henke will again lead our music while Carrie Harling leads our youth in grades 8-12 and Adam Dever and Brent Purdy teach our 6-7 grade class. We give thanks to the Lord for these devoted teachers.
“TAKE HEART IN YOUR GRIEF” will be offered at Shepherd of the Valley starting Sunday, October 6. Pastor Marcis and Pastor Wolfgram will lead the six-week course beginning at 6:30 each Sunday. If you are mourning the death of a loved one and would like support and information to help you navigate the journey of grief, “Take Heart In Your Grief” will prove to be a blessing for you. To register or for more information call the church office at 701-258-4231.
UPCOMING SPEAKERS on Main Street Living include: Rev. Paul Preus, Ellendale, on September 8, Rev. Daryl Rothchild, Towner, Kramer, and Upham, on September 15, and Rev. Jonathan Walla from Bethel, Bismarck, on September 22. Main Street Living can be seen each Sunday at 10:00 AM on KBMY Xtra channel 17.3 or 594.
THIS WEEK AT SHEPHERD OF THE VALLEY
|Monday||4:30 pm||Human Care Committee|
|6:30pm||New Member Classes|
|Next Sunday||*8:15am||Divine Service|