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August 12, 2018

Grace Lutheran Church 2411 Woodlake Road Denison, Texas 75021 (903) 465-1016

Ministers: Members of Grace Pastor ....................................... Michael J. Mattil Secretary....................................... Debi Wendorf Organist..........................................Cheryl Mattil Children’s Ministry Intern..............Sarah Pulliam

This Week at Grace Today August 12 9:15 a Youth Lead Worship 10:30 a Sunday School/Bible Study Thursday August 16 6:30 a Men’s Bible Breakfast at Braums Next Sunday August 19 9:15 a Worship LSB4 10:30 a Sunday School/Bible Study 11:30 a Council Meeting

The Quilters will be taking a break until September.

Serving in August Elders:

Bryan Hantsche James Patterson Ushers: Chrissie Gilbert April Gilbert Altar Care: Gloria Dube Jeana Parsons Stacy Bray

The office is updating the church records. Please contact the office if you have address or phone number changes.

Worship Welcome & We Greet Each Other Opening Song Lion and the Lamb Invocation 2 Kings 6:15-17 Hebrews 12:1-2 Matthew 17:1-13 Song Alive - Hillsong Testimonials Children’s Message Song Good, Good Father Offerings Prayers of the Church Confession and Absolution Words of Institution Distribution Benediction Closing Song Oh Hallelujah

Flowers on the altar this morning are from Blake and Stacy Bray in honor of their anniversary on the 11th.

Family Movie Night Friday August 24th. The fun starts at 6 pm with a meal followed by the main event; “I Can Only Imagine”. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to bring a friend. And yes there will be popcorn. A sign up sheet is on the bulletin board for a catered meal. A new Member Pot Luck will be coming up on Sunday September 2. A Brunch Pot Luck will be served during the Sunday School Hour. Recent New members will officially be received into membership during the service.

What a Wonderful Church Family!!! Thank you for all the prayers, the food, phone calls, cards, visits, and even overnight care givers several nights. Don’t think I could have made it this far without all of your help and encouragement.

God bless each of you. Thank You All, Gail Ringness

Church Council meeting will be on August 19th after the Sunday school hour. Please have your reports ready.

Online giving made easy! Look for the link at There is also a Give+ Mobile App available from Google Play and the App Store. You can give using your checking account, debit card, or a credit card. Contact the church office for more information.

Birthdays and Anniversaries this week! Baptism Scott Ducote 8/9 Adam Hoffman 8/9 Betty Williams 8/11 Birthdays Kathy Smith 8/12 Hannah Patterson 8/13 Tamara Patterson 8/13 Laurel Mulkey 8/14 Dena Frank 8/18 Viviana Jarillo 8/18 Anniversaries Ken & Sandy Franz 8/13/1988 30 yrs Don & Jane Klauser 8/17/1962 56 yrs MiKe & Cheryl Mattil 8/18/1979 39 yrs

Grace will be collecting school supplies for families in Grayson County in need of them. A box is available in the Narthex for the donated supplies. We will be collecting them through August 26th.

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Vow Renewal and Reception. Ken and Sandy Franz will be celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary with a vow renewal today after the Sunday School hour. All are invited to the ceremony and a small reception after.

August 12, 2018  
August 12, 2018