The Eighth Sunday after Pentecost

July 6, 2008


God bless our native land!

Firm may she ever stand

Through storm and night!

When the wild tempests rave,

Ruler of wind and wave,

Do thou our country save

By thy great might. (CW 619:1)

The Eighth Sunday after Pentecost

July 6, 2008

Focus: We give thanks to the Lord for our country

Order of Worship: See National Thanksgiving insert

Hymns: 618, 617, 310, 619

This Week's Kingdom Work
Week of July 6, 2008

  • Wednesday
    • 7:00pm Worship & Communion (same as today)
  • Sunday
    • 9:30am Worship - “Thy Kingdom Come”
    • 10:30am Quarterly Voters' Meeting

July Ushers: Scott Boettcher (capt.) John Jepma, Clarence Lanus, Jerry Logan, David Paul, Don Spencer

July Cleaners: John & Tawnia Jepma, Jason & Amy Brown

July 13 Greeters: Cory Schroeder & Ryan Schroeder

News and Notes

Large Print Meditations: Please let Pastor Bitter know if you would prefer a large print Meditations.

Summer Worship:

Next week we continue our summer worship following themes from the Lord's Prayer. Each week we will focus on a keyword and review the great truths Jesus' teaches us to pray. Next Sunday we look at the 2nd Petition: “Thy kingdom come.” Here is the schedule for the summer:

June 15 “Father”

June 22 “Name”

July 13 “Kingdom”

July 20 “Will”

July 27 “Bread”

August 3 “Forgive”

August 10 “Temptation”

August 17 “Deliver”

August 24 “Amen”

Used Items: Several usable items that the church no longer needs are on the bench by the outside door. If you would like any of them, please take them before we dispose of them.

Quarterly Voters' Meeting: The 2nd quarter Voters' meeting will be held next Sunday after worship.


St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church
859 5th Street
Hancock, MN 56244
(320) 392-5313