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THIS WEEK AT ST. JOHN SUNDAY, APRIL 20 (EASTER) 6:30 a.m. Easter Sunrise Service - Senior Choir Sings 7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Easter Breakfast 9:00 a.m. Easter Festival Service - Senior Choir Sings MONDAY, APRIL 21 No School for St. John Grade School Students 3:45 p.m. Confirmation Practice and Cook Out (6th, 7th, & 8th Grade) No Monday Evening Worship Service TUESDAY, APRIL 22 9:00 a.m. Women’s Bible Class 3:05 - 4:30p.m. St. John School Softball Practice at Firemen’s Park WEDNESDAY, APRIL 23 9:30 a.m. Highland House Bible Class 6:00 p.m. Confirmation Pictures 6:30 p.m. Senior Choir 7:00 p.m. Confirmation Examination THURSDAY, APRIL 24 3:05 - 4:30 p.m. St. John School Softball Practice at Firemen’s Park 7:00 p.m. Bible Class (Pastor Wilsmann) FRIDAY, APRIL 25 St. John School Arbor Day Clean-up St. John School Grades 5th & 6th at Lakeside SATURDAY, APRIL 26 8:30 a.m. LWMS Spring Rally SUNDAY, APRIL 27 8:00 a.m. Worship Service 9:15 a.m. Sunday School 9:20 a.m. Family Bible Class (Pastor Adomeit) 10:30 a.m. Confirmation Service - Senior Choir sings MONDAY, APRIL 28 4:00 p.m. St. John School Softball Game at Home vs. Our Redeemer 7:00 p.m. Worship Service

APRIL 20, 2014 CHURCH AND SCHOOL NEWS! ST. JOHN LUTHERAN CHURCH & SCHOOL 413 E. Madison St., Waterloo, WI 53594 Phone: 920-478-2707 Website: www.stjohnwaterloo.com E-Mail: office@stjohnwaterloo.org A member of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod Providing full time Christian education grades K -12 through our own Lutheran Elementary School and our association with Lakeside Lutheran High School Pastor James Adomeit office: 920-478-2707 ext. 205 home: 920-478-2436 cell: 920-463-0339

Pastor Thomas Wilsmann office, home, and cell: 920-478-2986

Faculty: Mark Eternick – Principal & 7 - 8 Erin Duwe – Choir Director & 5 - 6 Michael Koester – Athletic Director & 3 - 4 Wanda Eternick – Contemporary & K, 1, & 2 Linda Schwartz – Organist & K - 1 Services on Cable TV on channels 96 & 991: Monday at 5:00 p.m., Tuesday at 10:00 a.m. & 7:00 p.m., Wednesday at 12 noon & 9:00 p.m., and Thursday at 10:00 a.m.

Our Worship Service Times Are: Sunday at 8:00 and 10:30 AM Monday evening at 7:00 PM (Please note that our Monday evening worship services will resume next Monday, April 28th.)


REMINDERS:

- The April monthly newsletter is available for pick up and is located on the table in the church narthex. - The first quarter contribution statements are ready to be picked up. They are located on the table in the church narthex. - The Library Committee has Confirmation napkins and cards available for purchase. They are located in the church narthex. - Tomorrow, April 21st, Pastor Wilsmann will be holding a practice session with the 8th grade confirmation class, both St. John and Public School, from 3:45 - 6:00 PM at church. Following this practice, he will have a cook out at his home from 6:00 - 8:00 PM with all the 8th graders along with the 6th & 7th graders from both St John School and the Public School Confirmation Class. 

MISSION SERVICE: Please join St. John students on Thursday, April 24th, for a presentation on the Truth in Love Ministries during their last Mission service. The presentation will begin at 8:10 AM at church. Our fourth quarter school mission offerings will be going to this very important ministry. Everyone is welcome!

NO SCHOOL: St. John students will not have school on Monday, April 21st. Classes will resume on Tuesday, April 22nd.

CONFIRMATION EXAMINATION: Confirmation Examination will be held on Wednesday, April 23rd. All 8th graders being confirmed on April 27th must be at church by 6:00 PM for pictures and the examination will begin at 7:00 PM.

CONFIRMATION SUNDAY: Confirmation will be held on Sunday, April 27th, during the 10:30 AM service. All 8th graders being confirmed must be in the choir room at school by 9:45 AM.

ST. JOHN’S SPRING CONCERT: Save the date! On Friday, May 2nd, students from St. John school will present their play, “A Kid’s Life”. A dress rehearsal will be held at 1:00 PM and is open to the public. The evening concert will begin at 6:30 PM. Refreshments will follow the 6:30 PM concert in the cafeteria.


RETIREE MEAL: The retiree meal at St. John school will be Friday, May 2nd, at 12 noon (prior to the 1:00 PM Spring Concert). Please note the new time! Turkey will be served. Please RSVP at 920-478-2707 by Friday, April 25th.

PARENTS & HIGH SCHOOL AGE STUDENTS WANTED: We are looking for musicians, high school age and up, to join the Wildcat Band for a few Spring Concert songs for the concert on May 2nd. All band instruments are welcome. Please contact the school office at 478-2707 or Mr. Duwe at 920-342-7826 ASAP if you are interested.

EVERYONE (YOUNG AND OLD) IS INVITED!: On Wed., May 28th, the Fellowship Committee along with the TLC Youth Group will be hosting a Mallards game. Game time is 7:05 PM at the Duck Pond in Madison. The group rate for “Ticket and a Hat” is $10. We only have 60 tickets. You must RSVP by May 13th because any unsold tickets must be returned by the 14th! Payment is due by the 13th. Checks can be made payable to “St. John Fellowship”. To purchase your tickets, you may do one of the following: a) stop by or call the office at 920-478-2707 between 8am and 4pm b) sign up on the Mallards sheet located on the information table at church c) TLC can sign up on the TLC bulletin board or call/text Mrs. Pufahl at 920-960-0304 or e-mail to tlc.stjohn@gmail.com. We will be tailgating prior to the game. Watch the church bulletin newsletter for more information as it becomes available. In the meantime, if you have any questions, please contact Tammy Musser at 920-478-7338 or Katie Pufahl at 920-9600304.

CHURCH SOFTBALL LEAGUE: Mr. Schwartz is currently putting together a softball team to play in the Church Softball League this summer. If you are a confirmed member and would like to play, please contact Mr. Schwartz as soon as possible at 478-3597.


CONGREGATIONAL OPEN FORUM MAY 4th at 11:45 AM

LAKESIDE LUTHERAN’S SPRING PLAY: Reserve your tickets now for a crowd pleasing spring 2014 interactive play by William Gleason, The Clumsy Custard Horror Show (& Ice Cream Clone Review), under the direction of Pastors Clark Schultz, Mark Toepel and student Victoria Lober at Lakeside. This year’s stage performance features a cast of talented student actors and incorporates audience interaction to provide engaging excitement for all ages. Performances are 7:00 PM on Friday and Saturday, April 25-26. Call the Lakeside office at 920-648-2321 or e-mail office@llhs.org to request your reserved seats at $7.00 per adult and $4.00 for K-12 students - seating is limited!

SPECIAL GIFTS AND MEMORIALS:

and ANNUAL VOTERS MEETING MAY 18th at 11:45 AM We strongly encourage all members of the congregation to attend both of these meetings!

SPRING FUNDRAISER: For this year’s PTO Spring Fundraiser, the theme is “Indulge Your Healthy Side”. Enjoy mixed nuts, roasted cashews, caramel apple corn, peanut brittle, an assortment of flavored peanuts, taste of the tropics (dried fruit), Asian snack mix, and much, much more! Order forms are due back on April 28th. The pick-up date has been tentatively set for Wednesday, May 14th. If you are interested, please see the PTO Spring Fundraiser book along with pictures of items for sale located on the table in the narthex or you may call the school office. Payment is due at time of order. Please make checks payable to “St. John PTO”.

WEEKLY ATTENDANCE: Sunday 225 No Monday service

INCOME REPORT: Needed each week Received Over

$10,734.00 $ $


April 20, 2014