Each Saturday during Lent we will spend some time with a new series called Animate. Animate is a video series that includes Bible study and conversation about Faith. We will meet each Saturday morning beginning February 21 at 9:00 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Donuts, coffee, and juice will be provided! Please sign up on the sheet in the Fellowship Hall or call the church office so we can be sure to have enough treats.
Join us after worship in the conference room with a cup of coffee and a cookie for the adult forum. Always an interesting topic with interesting speakers!
February 22 – What is Lutheran? Led by Pastor Lisa
March 1 – Rev. Michael Stadie
March 8 – Rev. Cindy Breed
March 15 – Bible Study & Potluck (no forum)
March 22 – Does being Lutheran make a difference? Led by Intern Barb
March 29 – Habitat for Humanity
April 5 – Easter breakfast (no forum)
April 12 – Wartburg Choir
April 19 – Nancy Magnall, IFAPA (Iowa Foster and Adoptive Parents)
April 26 – Bremwood
Fredsville’s Endowment Committee’s 2015 Grant Application Form can be found by clicking here. It must be postmarked by Mar.1, 2015.
For those who like to plan ahead, the Aebleskiver Supper will be Sunday, March 29th from 4:00-6:30 pm
Plan on joining us for a special night at Fredsville! Monday February 2nd from 7:00 – 8:30pm come and be entertained by our local DNH students. The evening will highlight the DNH students preparing for speech contest. Come be entertained by reader’s theatre, musical theatre, duet acting, storytelling, etc… and sip on a variety of coffees, teas, and some delightful treats. It’s a casual night of simple entertainment! Invite a friend, bring out a car load! Come relax and enjoy!
All Fredsville youth in grades 8 through 12 and parents, be alert for upcoming communication regarding the mission trip to Texas, planned for the end of June 2015. Watch for announcements, emails and mailings. Time moves quickly, summer is almost here! You don’t want to miss this opportunity to share together in mission, study and fellowship.
4th and 5th Graders to Learn about Prayer and the Lord’s Prayer
On Wednesday Jan 14th all 4th and 5th graders and their parents will meet with Pastor Lisa and Intern Barb in the fellowship hall for a class on prayer and the Lord’s Prayer. Come prepared to experience all different forms of prayer and to learn what the Bible has to say about prayer. Please sign up by calling the church office no later than Monday the 12th so pastor can have supplies ready for everyone.
On Saturday January 17th at 9:00 a.m. Pastor Lisa will be starting a once a month Knitting and Crochet group. We will meet one Saturday morning a month to come together and work on Prayer Shawls, caps for newborns, hats for Chemo patients and any other projects we would like to take on. If you have always wanted to learn to knit or crochet, bring your needles, hooks and yarn and we will be happy to teach you! The coffee pot will be on, snacks will be served and laughs shared! Join us in the Gathering Space for a great time together! Questions regarding this new ministry can be directed to Pastor Lisa.
With the addition of the conference room we will begin holding a variety of Adult Forums. These forums will begin January 11th with Art and Bev Lupkes speaking on their recent trip to Africa. On January 18th Pastor Lisa will lead a discussion on the Gospel According to the Waterloo Courier. Please grab your cup of coffee, your soda and a cookie and join us in the conference room for these wonderful sessions!