Farewell Potluck for Vicar Ron and Angie

This Sunday, June 29, we will have a farewell potluck to say goodbye to Vicar Ron, Angie & Ellie. After a year at Fredsville, Vicar Ron is returning to Wartburg Seminary in Dubuque to complete his degree.

Dan Crotty will be grilling. Please bring a side dish (a free will offering will be collected).

The Social Ministry Committee will be hosting this potluck.

Welcome Intern Barb!

Intern Barb joins us in ministry officially on July 15th! She will move into the vicar’s villa on July 11th, please watch for announcements through bulletins and e-mail on how you can help with the move in!

Welcome Barb warmly! We are going to have another great year being an internship congregation!

Join Us At the Lake!

Lakeside worship service will be July 6, 2014, 10:30 am on the north side of Grundy Lake. Invite your family and friends to join us!

There will be a cookout with pulled pork sandwiches following the service. Fredsville members, please bring a salad or dessert to share.

Remember to bring your lawn chairs and don’t forget your pole and tackle if you want to fish. If it is raining, worship will be at 10:30 in Fredsville’s Fellowship Hall with the picnic to follow worship.

For more information, call the church at (319) 989-2065, visit www.fredsvillelutheran.org or check Fredsville on Facebook.


Jam and WinGS Resume in the Fall

JAM (Jesus and Me) K – 2nd Grade

• JAM will meet again in September

• Information will be sent in late August


WinGS (Walking in God’s Service) 3rd-5th Grade

• WinGS will meet again in September

Information will be sent in late August


Check out the pictures on Facebook!

Women’s Scrapbooking Bible Study

Fredsville women and friends are invited to come to the Fellowship Hall May 8th at 7:00 pm. We will do a simple Bible Study and scrapbook a page as part of our Bible Study. We will also be making some cards that you can take home with you at the end of the night! You do not need to be a scrapbooker or have supplies to attend! If you have some supplies and want to bring them to share, please do so, but there will be enough supplies here for everyone. You are asked to sign up in advance on the clipboard or by calling the church office. You are also invited to bring a snack to share! Come prepared to laugh and have a great night of fellowship together!

JAM & WinGS May Activities

JAM (Jesus and Me) K – 2nd Grade

• Wednesday, May 14th (3:30 – 5:00 p.m.)
• Dike City Park (weather permitting) otherwise Dike Community Building
• Activities: Celebrating 2nd graders
• Please call Kimber Dall (319-470-4435) or Sara Ohrt (319-269-3295 or 989-9398) to register each month.

WinGS (Walking in God’s Service) 3rd-5th Grade

• Wednesday, May 7th (1:30 – 4:00 p.m.)
• Dike Community Building
• Service: Clean-up at the school with treasure hunt
• Scripture: Psalm 51:7 “Remove my sin and I will be clean. Wash me and I will be whiter than snow.”

JAM & WinGS information for September will be mailed to students in mid to late August.

Cookies ‘n Coffee

Senior Citizens/Grandparents

Wednesday, April 9th

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Dike Community Building

The WinGS (Walking in God’s Service) students invite you to join us for fellowship, devotion, activities, and, of course, cookies and coffee.

RSVP by signing-up in the fellowship hall. Any questions, contact LuAnn Jones (989-2060), Maureen Stockdale (989-9089) or Jane Christensen (989-2311) by April 6th




Mother and Daughter Luncheon

All women of Fredsville and their friends are encouraged to sign up for the Mother and Daughter lunch on April 12 at 11:30. This will be a lovely event for women of all ages! A catered meal will be provided and a free will offering will be collected. Please be sure to sign up on the sheet in the Fellowship Hall or by calling the church office!

April WinGS

WinGS (Walking in God’s Service) 3rd-5th Grade

• Wednesday, April 9th

• Dike Community Building

• Service: Grandparents/Senior Citizens “cookies ‘n coffee”

• Scripture: John 6:35 “Food for our Souls”

• Students: Please bring $1 of your earned money to donate to the NE Iowa Foodbank in New Hartford.

RSVP to the Grandparents/Senior Citizens “Cookies ‘n Coffee” on Wednesday, April 9th at the Dike Community Building. Sign-up poster located in the fellowship hall.

Sponsored by WinGS.

(1:30 – 4:00 p.m.)