FAMILY LIFE NEWS

 

ADULT DISCIPLESHIP Sundays @ 9:45 AM, in the Sanctuary (far North side). Studying the Acts of the Apostles with a view to our lives as the Lord’s witnesses today.

 

WOMEN’S EVENING BIBLE STUDY "Reckless", by Jennie Allen Wednesdays @ 5:45 PM. It is an 8-session video based study of Joseph’s life. See how his passion, relationships, and suffering fit into the greater story of God and how our stories can do the same.  For more information contact Jane at 469-939-2449 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

DIGGING DEEPER Conference Room Wednesday’s @ 6:15-7:30 PM. Topic: A New Gnosticism and Church Discipline

 

MOMS 2 MOMS "Building Your Strengths", by Patsy Clairmont. Next study is November 30th @ 9:15 AM in the youth room upstairs. Open to all moms!

 

NURSERY Our nursery is now staffed during Sunday School and the Late Service. Thank you Shelley Mendez for your help!

 

 THANKSGIVING EVE SERVICE is November 21st at 7 PM.

 

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS VOTER'S MEETING Sunday, December 9th @ 9:45 AM in the Fellowship Hall.

 

WOMEN'S MINISTRY Ladies please mark your calendars for the Annual Christmas event December 16 @ 12:30 PM.

 

CHRISTMAS BASKETS It is that season again when our Women's Ministry starts collecting items to put in gift baskets for some of our families. At this time we are asking that you please prayerfully consider donating the following: cash or gifts cards that most families would enjoy using (Walmart, Target, Toys R Us, Dollar Tree, grocery stores, restaurants, etc.) More specific requests will be made at a later date. Please contact Gwen Rost This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Ann Iscaro This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any questions or suggestions. Thanks for supporting these families!

 

CARPENTERS NEEDED Journey to Christmas still needs carpenters to help with set building. For more information contact Sharon Inman (972)333-7299 or Joey Sevin (469)878-0500.

 

ST. PAUL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL  is looking for someone to help in the preschool as an aide for a few hours a week on Wednesdays. If interested please contact Barb Shakal (214)563-5627

 

BIOGRAPHY OF PASTOR VOLZ He was raised in Faribault and St. Paul, Minnesota where he attended Lutheran elementary schools and graduated from Concordia University in St. Paul. He received his pastoral training and M.Div and STM degrees at Concordia Seminary in St. Louis and was ordained at his vicarage church in Omaha in 1961 by his father. Pastor Volz received additional graduate degrees in the field of New Testament Studies at Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, Lutheran Southern in Columbia, SC  and Duke University School of Theology. He received his Clinical Pastoral Certification at the Metro Hospital -Cleveland. His ministry has involved serving as a mission developer, planting six new churches in the Carolinas, service as a Navy Chaplain and pastorates in Raleigh, N.C. and Plantation - Ft. Lauderdale- Florida..  Since his retirement he has worked as a mission developer and speaker for "Food for the Poor," traveling extensively throughout the Caribbean and Central America. He is married to Gloria Kuhlmann from St. Louis, Missouri and they have two grown children.