January 20 - Announcements


 ANNUAL MEETING The annual voters’ meeting will be held on Sunday, February 3 at 11:45 a.m.  Elections of several church council and board positions are part of this meeting.  Board Chairmen, please send your article for the annual report to thappel@stpaullakemills.org by January 16.

 CALL RECEIVED Our 6th grade teacher, Andy Dais, has received a call to teach grades 5&6 and serve as athletic director at St. Paul Lutheran School in Howards Grove, WI.  Please remember Mr. Dais and his family in your prayers as he deliberates the two calls he now holds.

CALL RECEIVED Our 5th grade teacher, Alana Enger, has received a call to teach middle grades math at Divine Savior Lutheran School in Doral, FL. Please keep the Engers in your prayers as she deliberates the two calls she now holds.

 CONNECT GROUPS SIGN UP IS HERE!  Connect Group Bible Study Groups are being planned for the weeks of January 27 through March 16.  This is a great way to start 2019! What are they? They are people who grow together in friendship and in Christ, all while meeting in groups of 8-10 and discussing God’s Word once a week in hosts’ homes.  Sign up is January 13-20 on the sheets in the entryway. There are options for some groups to accommodate children. Sign up today!

 BUILDING PROJECT UPDATE, OPEN FORUMS, & VOTE   Our building committee and a number of subcommittees have been working on the details of our new sanctuary. Renderings (both exterior and interior) and the current floor plan are posted in the gathering area.

On Sunday, January 20th, from, 9:15-10:15 our building committee plans to hold an open forum. Our church council has scheduled a special voters' meeting for Sunday, January 27th at 11:45am to discuss and decide whether we move forward. If the vote is yes, groundbreaking would be tentatively scheduled for April 1st.

WELS CONNECTION will be shown after every service. 

SINGING NEXT WEEK  8:00 – Grade 7