Readers for the Month

Sunday, Dec. 02: Rhonda Edeker
Sunday, Dec. 09: Carol Seehusen
Sunday, Dec. 16: Tammy Fleshner
Sunday, Dec. 23: Alisha Matteson
Tuesday, Dec. 25:
Sunday, Dec. 30: Jane Thompson

Choir Schedule

The Senior Choir is open to everyone regardless of age or experience, and is an opportunity for people to come together to sing. There are brief practices on Sunday mornings beginning around 9:30 a.m. For more information, contact Jane Thompson at 319-415-8456.

Special Music Schedule:
Sunday, Dec. 02: Witness 4 Quartet
Sunday, Dec. 09: “Sing to the Lord”
Sunday, Dec. 16: “When He Comes” with Bradon Martin
Sunday, Dec. 23: “Advent Carol”
Monday, Dec. 24: Christmas Program
Tuesday, Dec. 25: Christmas Day; No Choir
Sunday, Dec. 30: “Mary Did You Know?”

Choir Practice:
Wednesday, Dec. 05: 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 12: 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 19: 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 26: No Practice

Fellowship Hosts & Hostesses

Sunday, Dec. 02: Rhonda & Monica Edeker
Sunday, Dec. 09: Warren & Lollie Van Dyke
Sunday, Dec. 16: Brenda Boden & Tammy Fleshner
Sunday, Dec. 23: Kenny & Helen Debner
Tuesday, Dec. 25:
Sunday, Dec. 30: Cody & Alisha Matteson


No Little Lutherans or Confirmation class on Wednesday, Dec. 26 and Jan. 2 during Christmas break. Classes will resume on Wednesday, Jan. 9 at 6 p.m.

Private Communion

If you or someone you know would like to have private communion (or in case of emergency), please contact Pastor Chris Martin at (712) 304-2405; Council Chairman, Kurt Roose, at (641) 425-3418; or Worship Contact, Jane Thompson, at (319) 415-8456.

Military List

Please remember these folks and their families in prayer as they serve our country: 
Bryan Opperman, Unit 61239, APO AE 09309; Bryan's Family, 8900 Stafford Springs Drive, Las Vegas, Nevada, 89134bk
AA Rashell Davis-Haxhijaj, G1 Division Unit 100250 Box 7120, USS Theodore Roosevelt CVN-71, FPO, AP  96632
SR Lloyd W. Davis, BLDH 499, Rm 141, #1273, Naval Submarine School, Groton, CT  06349-5700
PVT Dylan Fehlberg; Randy Wildeboer; Dalton Fehlberg; and Zachary Thompson

Prayer Concerns

Please remember these folks and their families in prayers as they are healing and recovering:
Joel Vieker and Florence Vieker.

If you or your family member would like to be added to this list, please let us know.

Annual Reports Due

The following people are responsible for the following annual reports, which are due to Florence no later than Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019.

Pastor Martin: Pastor’s Letter and Pastor’s Report of Events in 2018
Florence Vieker: 2019-20 Staff; Summary of 2018 Pastoral Acts; Organization Officers and Staff Members; 2019 Directory
Kurt Roose: Congregational Annual Meeting Agenda; Chairman’s Letter; Call Committee Report; Stewardship & Finance Report; Proposed Budget, and 2019 Ballot
Aimee Deuell: Treasurer’s Report
Rhonda Edeker: Financial Statement and 2018 Annual Meeting Minutes
Kenny Debner: Brotherhood Report
Monica Edeker: Parish Ed. Report (Sunday School and Youth Group) and Luther League Report
Barb Wagner: Women’s Fellowship Report
Betty Debner: Sewing Committee Report
Jane Thompson: Worship and Fellowship Report
Jordan Eberline: Mission & Outreach Report
Kevin Edeker: Cemetery Report
Helen Debner: Memorial Fund Report

Notice from Florence

Please help Florence get all the articles in the heralds and bulletins. Contact Pastor Martin or Florence Vieker so that they know who needs to be added or taken off of the prayer concerns, announcement additions or subtractions, births, deaths, weddings, or any other information. Also let Florence know if there are any changes for the 2019 directory. Thanks.