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This Week at Holy Trinity

This Week at Holy Trinity

The Third Sunday of Advent

Sunday, December 11, 2016 11 o’clock in the morning

& 18 New Members Join Holy Trinity!

Sermon: 
Are You the One (?)

Readings
Isaiah 35:1-10
Psalm 14:5-10
James 5:7-10
Matthew 11:2-11

Music
Prelude:  Nun komm der Heiden Heiland – Hugo Distler
Offertory: Jesus Comes – Donald James
Postlude: Puer Nobis – Aaron David Miller

Hymns
#249    On Jordan’s Bank the Baptist’s Cry
#259    Comfort, Comfort Now My People
#241     O Lord, How Shall I Meet You
#248    People, Look East!

Please keep in your prayers: All our new members, Jessica Bentley, Ellen Benton, Cory Bricco, Charlotte Cage, Peg Faulkner, Dolores Fernandez, Barbara French, the Rev. David Gleason, Tammy and Chris Guptill, Ed Hannah, Maria Jacobson, Diana Langer Marcus, Lawrence Lever, Bill Lutz, Susan Sterne McCann, Laura Murphy, Ben Nelson, Margaret Nelson, Jytte Palumbo, Wanda Pate, Robert Radsch, Matt Rich’s sister Donna, Mike Rodriguez, Thorvald Slater, Benjamin Weiner, Kathy Yates.

GREENING  OF THE CHURCH

TOMORROW EVENING – FRIDAY, DECEMBER 9
6 PM
Everyone is invited to an evening of making wreaths that will decorate our nave and doors during Christmas. We will begin at 6 PM, Friday, December 9.   A simple meal will be provided.

2017 Pledge Update….
Thanks Be to God!
Remarkable news: 45 member/households have made 2017 pledges to the ministry of Holy Trinity Lutheran Church amounting to $169,664 (general) and $29,150 (building).  The total pledged ($198,814) is a 43% increase over 2016.  Even better news is that it  is not too late to pledge.  Use the card sent to you or get one from an usher on Sunday. Join the excitement and support your church in this important way.

Bach Vespers
Sunday at 5 p.m.
J. S. Bach’s
Nun komm der Heiden Heiland
This is a beautiful way to end the day, especially during this Advent season.  Join the large crowd who savors this Holy Trinity tradition.