Our Savior’s this week:
  • As remodeling continues, there will not be Love Day Ladies on Thursday, January 17. Also, Fellowship on Sunday, January 20 and Young at Heart on Monday, January 21, will be held in the Sunshine Room.
  • Spending Plan review for 2019 takes place this Sunday, January 20, following worship. Please meet in the Memorial Room. This is the best opportunity to review the proposed budget and ask questions.
  • 2018 Giving Statements, updated directories, and 2018 Annual Reports will be available Sunday in the back of the sanctuary. Please take your copy(s) with you this week (and please bring the annual reports back with you for the annual meeting January 27).
  • Young at Heart meets Monday, January 21, at 1:00 pm to hear from John Kuntz, concentration camp survivor and traveler, who will share a “Story of a Life of Survival and Gratitude.” Plan to meet in the Sunshine Room. Dessert will follow. All are welcome and bring a friend.
Upcoming Meetings/Studies/Fun: (A busy couple of weeks with lots of opportunities to be involved!)
  • Wednesday, 1/16: Bible Study, noon, J.A.M. (Youth), 6:15 pm, Study/Conversation using book resource, 6:30 pm (Memorial Room), Confirmation, 6:30 pm (FELC)
  • Thursday, 1/17: Council, 7:00 pm
  • Sunday, 1/20: Choir rehearsal, 8:45 am (sanctuary), Worship, 10:00 am, Fellowship, 11:00 am (Sunshine Room), 2019 Budget/Spending Plan review, 11:00 am (Memorial Room)
  • Monday, 1/21: Young at Heart, 1:00 pm (Sunshine Room)
  • Wednesday, 1/23: High School Youth, 6:15 am (Crossroads), Men’s Square, 7:00 am (JB’s), Bible Study, noon, Prayer Chain, 1:15 pm, J.A.M. (Youth), 6:15 pm, Study/Conversation using book resource, 6:30 pm (Memorial Room), Confirmation, 6:30 pm (OSLC)

    Scripture for Sunday, 1/20: Isaiah 62:1-5; Psalm 36:5-10; 1 Corinthians 12:4-11; John 2:1-11

    Scripture for Sunday, 1/27: Nehemiah 8:1-3, 5-6, 8-10; Psalm 19, 1 Corinthians 12:12-31a; Luke 4:14-21

    Prayer for the week: Oh God, as reveal your power and glory to us in so many ways, help us to recognize and trust you even more deeply. Amen.

    Prayer requests for Pastor Anna. If there is a request you would like Pastor Anna to include in her personal daily prayers, please call 836–7464 or send an email to pastor@oslcgreatfalls.org

    ELCA/MT Synod fun facts: Participants from the trip to Bolivia have developed a “Giving Tree” of opportunities for folks to financially support a few specific needs in Bolivia, the Cape Orange Diocese of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of South Africa and the Rocky Boy Reservation through Our Saviour’s Lutheran church there. For more information, contact the synod office at 453-1461.