PRAYERS REQUESTED FOR: *THOSE WHO ARE ILL OR HOSPITALIZED: Orlyn Johnson; Brian Jorgensen; Manley Kirby; Roger Klinghagen (Lorraine Kracke’s brother-in-law); Lorraine Kracke; Amy Lease (Steve & Anita Ust's daughter); Bob & Cindy Swinson (Judy Cooley’s friends); Mandy (De Gilkerson’s niece) *THOSE WHO ARE HOMEBOUND: Ruth Lindsey; Bruce & Donna Neyhart; Harold Widvey *THOSE ACTIVATED FOR MILITARY SERVICE: Miranda Ivers; Matt Thorn
Weekly Announcements from the UPDATE
Midweek Lenten Meals & Worship: Join us for a fellowship meal at 5:15pm and worship at 6:00pm on the following Wednesdays: February 21 Chicken & Rice Soup served by the Christikon folks. Spirit Singers Sing. February 28 Super Nachos served by the Houston NYG Crew. Trinity Teens sing. March 7 Chili served by the Houston NYG Crew. Spirit Singers sing. March 14 Turkey Sandwiches served by the Houston NYG Crew. Trinity Teens sing. March 21 Meal TBD. Joy Singers sing.
Camp Registration: It’s time to think about summer Bible camp! Register by February 15 for the early-bird discount and then let Darcie know when and where you plan to go. Ascension covers 20% of the registration fee of Ascension youth attending camp. Check out the Lutherans Outdoors summer schedule on their website, www.losd.org. High Schoolers are able to attend Christikon in Montana for a week of backpacking. See www.christikon.org. Talk to Rich Reid or Les Olive for more information on Christikon. Camperships are available. Talk to Pastor Michael if there is a need.
Sunday School Offerings this year are designated for the Nesodak Shoreline Campaign, with a goal of purchasing one foot of shoreline for $1500. Remember to bring an offering to Sunday School for this purpose and watch our progress on the bulletin board in the hallway!
NeSoDak's Spring Quilting: Come out to NeSoDak for Spring Quilting on March 1-4th! It will be an all-inclusive time of devotion, speaking with quilting vendors, plenty of time to quilt, join in fellowship and relaxation! Pricing varies on housing but more details and registration can be found at www.nesodak.org. Call NeSoDak at 605-497-4440 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions!
NeSoDak's Our Common Thread: Our Common Thread will be held on March 22-25th! Join us for a weekend of fiber arts, fellowship, speaking with fiber arts vendors and enjoy amazing food! Pricing varies on housing but more details and registration can be found at www.nesodak.org. Call NeSoDak at 605-497-4440 or email email@example.com with questions!
LSS Benefit: Mark your calendars for the LSS Hope Grows Brookings Benefit Event, April 14 at 6:00pm at the McCrory Gardens Visitors Center. Contact Tonya Jackson for tickets, 605-444-7507. YOU ARE INVITED TO “Invest in the Youth of Ascension” The 2018 Houston Youth Gathering Crew is selling "shares" of stock - an investment in the youth of Ascension - as a fundraiser for the Houston Youth Gathering. Our goal is to raise $15,000 and you can track our progress on the poster in the Gathering Area. For each share, the donor receives the satisfaction of helping promote the faith, friendships, and service opportunities of 15 youth and 4 adults traveling to Houston next June. In addition, you will be invited to an investors’ dinner next summer, after the group returns, to hear about the return on your investment in the lives of Ascension's young people. Those attending include: Darcie Bien, Drew Cole, Wes Gehring, Erin Hulberg, Payton Mergen, Cassie Munsterman, Holly Munsterman, Adam Osborne, Sam Osborne, Kaitlin Ruden, Jenna Schulte, Sidney Schulte, Adam Stauffacher, Terri Stauffacher, Kelly Steffensen, Molly Steffensen, Tom Steffensen, Johanna Thvedt, and Thomas Thvedt.
Ascension Lutheran Church. 2030 Third Street. Brookings. South Dakota. 57006. Phone: 605.692.6565. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org. Fax: 605.692.6808.