Current News:

CHURCH PICNIC THIS SUNDAY – This Sunday, June 3rd, begins our 9:30am summer worship schedule. Join us as we worship outside under the coolness of the shade trees. The worship music will be played by the Polka Band.

The picnic will follow immediately after the worship service. Lord of Life is providing the meat, water and soda. Please bring your lawn chair, a side dish to share and your crazy hat for the Crazy Hat contest. There will be games, prizes and fun for all!! Dress casual, comfortable, and cool. See ya Sunday!

KINDRED SISTERS – Tues, June 5, touring Umlauf Gardens.  Need RSVP for Carpooling.  See Poster in Welcome Center.  Meet 9:20, leave 9:30 from LOLLC. Lunch after @ Shady Grove.  Questions: Joanne Forseth cell: 512-925-0926 or email:  joforseth@gmail.com

COLLECTION FOR SAMARITAN HEALTCARE MINISTRIES – all of June – please donate shelf stable snacks for patients waiting for health care in this vital clinic that provides low & no cost healthcare in the Cedar Park and surrounding community. (Snack bags of crackers, trail mix, granola bars, etc.)

MISSION TRIP SUPPORT – Pastor Sunil Noah will be making a mission trip to India in July to strengthen and train rural Pastors and Christian Leaders in different locations.  Food and nourishment are provided to participants.  Pastor Noah has preached at Lord of Life in the past and both Pastor Noah and Ruth have participated in our services.  LOLLC has supported his previous ministry trips to India.  The Evangelism Ministry Team is requesting funds to support his next trip.  If you are so moved, please make your donation to Lord of Life with the words Pastor Noah or Emmanuel Bible School in the memo line or on the envelope.  Evangelism team will match the first $200.  Please make your donation by June 17.

VBS – There are still a few spots left in VBS. Go to the website to register.          http://www.lordoflifeaustin.org/event-items/

CAMP VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED!! – VBS and Day Camp are two important ministries of our church. We need your help to make these ministries happen! This year VBS (9a – 12p, 6/18 – 6/22) and Day Camp (9a—3:30p, 7/9 to 7/13).  Contact Laura Lopez at laurazepol@yahoo.com or 512-925-2961 or Wendy Waggoner at wcwaggoner@gmail.com or 512-773-9450 to volunteer your service.

COMMUNITY GARDEN – ONLY 1 BED LEFT!! – Contact office@lordoflifeaustin.org if you want to claim it. Thanks!

EDUCATION NEWS

SUMMER ADULT EDUCATION CLASS will start on Sunday, June 10th at 8:15. We will study the book Future Faith: Ten Challenges Reshaping the Practice of Christianity, author Wesley Granberg-Michaelson provides a lucid view of how the top ten winds of change blowing through global Christian faith are reshaping the practice of Christianity today. Future Faith is designed to inform and empower followers of Jesus to seek new ways of becoming the face of Christ to a rapidly changing world. This class will meet in the café from 8:15-9:15am. Please contact Wendy Waggoner by email to wcwaggoner@gmail.com by May 27th if you plan on attending so we can insure we have enough class materials.

TUESDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY – Please join us as we study the book of Mark, 6:30-8:00 p.m. in the Café.

THURSDAY MORNING STUDY GROUP – On break thru summer, will resume in September. Contact: Marge Kretschmar, mdkretschmar@gmail.com, for more information.

Upcoming News:

VBS – June 18th thru 22nd

DAY CAMP – July 9th thru 13th

Upcoming Sunday Service Volunteers:

June 3, 2018 – Polka/Picnic Sunday – Outdoor Worship

Presiding Minister:      Pastor Skip Wachsmann

Acolyte:

Altar Guild:                 Kori Weston

Assisting Minister:      Denise Sheehan

Communion Asst:       Carol Alessi

Ushers:                        Pick Up as available

Flowers:                      Ronnie & Jacque Wachsmann, celebrating their anniversary

Tellers:                        Chuck Neeley & Barb Haskins

June 10, 2018

Presiding Minister:      Pastor Skip Wachsmann

Acolyte:

Altar Guild:                 Dick Fink

Assisting Minister:      John Paul Crawford

Children’s Time:         John Paul Crawford

Communion Asst:       Donna Hagens & Carol Alessi

Lector:                         Carol Alessi

Media Asst.:                Richard Fink

Ushers:                        Pick Up as available

Flowers:                      Jennifer & Kira Niedert

Tellers:                        Chuck Neeley & Barb Haskins

Other information:

TELLERS NEEDED – We are in need more volunteers for tellers. Responsibilities include counting money after late service and special events. Each team of two people counts for a month, once per quarter. If interested, please contact Julia Neeley at Julia_neeley@yahoo.com.

 

CAMPERSHIPS – Both Lord of Life and Cross Trails (Camp Chrysalis and Ebert Ranch Camp) have campership funds. Because Cross Trails offers such a wonderful experience people continue to make generous donations to these funds. If cost is what is keeping you from attending a retreat please talk with Pr Skip (512-671-6100), Barb Haskins (512-689-6006) or Cross Trails (830-257-6340).

INFORMAL PHOTO DIRECTORYARE WE MISSING YOU??? – It is easy to get included in the Lord of Life Photo Directory!!  You have multiple options to get included:

¨ Email a photo to Kelley at office@lordoflifeaustin.org

¨ Follow the link to easily upload your own photo to insert into the church directory.  You can even take a selfie now and upload it.

¨ Bring a photo to church and drop it in the photo basket in the Narthex.

And did you know that you can log in online to see the directory?  The new feature makes it easy for all members to gain access to our directory for quick and easy access on your PC.  Follow the link www.instantchurchdirectory.com and log in as “member.”  The directory can also be added as a free app on iPhones, Android phones and Kindles.  Go to the app store on your device and download the app “instantchurchdirectory” and install/log on.