On Sunday, October 25, 2015 at the 8:30 am worship service on Reformation Sunday, the following individuals will be publicly affirming their faith through the rite of Confirmation: Maryssa Jean Baty, Benjamin Leo Brunfelt, Tyler Eric Krenz, Madison Kathryn Lutzka, Ian Russell Ramfjord, Bo Alan Seppala, and Skyler Alexander Workman.
Rally Sunday was held on Sunday, September 13th with a very special worship service. Besides Word and Sacrament, the service included blessings for the Growing in Grace Preschoolers, the entering Sunday Schoolers, and the entering Confirmands. A potluck breakfast/brunch followed in the fellowship hall with a special show by Casey Aro. Open this article to view some […]
We have been working diligently these past three years to start a preschool right here at Gethsemane. The current youth room has slowly been turning into the official “Growing in Grace” classroom and we are excited to open our doors to the first class on September 14th. Spread the word, tell your friends, tell your […]
Faith Matters Confirmation is hosting three learning events in October. The three events will take place in the fellowship hall on Wednesday evenings ( October 21-Steward of Time, October 28-Steward of Talent and November 4-/Steward of Treasure) at 6:30. Refreshments will be served.
VLM has broken ground on a new foundation at Camp Vermillion and the “Watch Them Flourish” appeal is helping to build up on the solid base for ministry at camp. Now is when your gift will make the most difference in reaching their goals! Investing in a well built foundation makes all the difference in […]
Gethsemane’s annual Harvest Fair will be held on Saturday, October 3, 2015 from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm. The luncheon will include sweet & sour meatballs, Bill’s cheesy potatoes, coleslaw rolls, fall dessert and beverage. The cost of the luncheon will be $8 for adults, $5 for children and $20 for a family of four. […]
Serving on team this fall include: Sheryl Kochevar, Peggy Reierson, Wendy Krause, Char Meinzer, Sheila Vandervort, Patricia Monacelli, Ron Reierson, Richard Vandervort, and Pastor Nathan. If you are interested in jumpstarting your faith life, talk to any of the above to attend weekend this fall.
We will return to our usual worship and Sunday School schedule on Sunday, September 20th. A liturgical worship service will be held at 8:30 am and a contemporary worship service at 10:45 am. Lofty Voices will begin rehearsal on September 8th. Joyful Noise begins rehearsals on September 9th. Faith Matters Confirmation also begins on September 9th […]
This fall we will offer an inter-generational Stewardship series exploring how our faith grows and deepens through generosity. All GELC members, along with the confirmation class, will meet on three consecutive Wednesday evenings for faith talks, worship, Bible study and coffee as we learn more about how God expects us to be generous Christians. Please […]
The mission sewing group is looking for large pieces of clean cloth to use for backing. Any donations can be brought to the church office and would be much appreciated.