Current News:

MEN’S FELLOWSHIP BREAKFAST – The next Men’s Fellowship Breakfast will be on Saturday, June 9th at 8:00 am in the café.  All men, young and old, are welcome and encouraged to attend.  Contact Mark Waggoner at waggmar@gmail.com  or 512-800-5412.

DONATED ITEMS NEEDED FOR VBS – VBS begins in less than two weeks and our VBS coordinators are in need of several items to be either borrowed or donated for this event. If you are able to loan or donate any of the items below, please bring to church NO LATER THAN THIS SUNDAY, June 10th.

   The items we need to borrow are:

Medium Picnic Basket                     Foot locker

Beach towels                                      Inflatable raft

Life vest                                              4 Tarps

Ropes                                                  20 toy cars

Fishing Net                                        Feather Duster

Oars                                                     Artificial fern plants

Items to donate:

12 Plastic 1-gallon jugs – (Ex: milk jug)         Paper Towels

Paper grocery bags                           Old Towels

Wrapping paper tubes

Borrowed items, please mark with your name and they can be picked up after church on June 24th. All items can be left in the welcome center. Thank you, Wendy

SHIPWRECKED VBS BEGINS JUNE 18TH AT 9:00 AM – Kids, aged Preschool through 5th Grade will venture onto an uncharted island where they will survive and thrive. They will learn that Jesus carries them through life’s storms. We are still in need of volunteers to make this happen. Please prayerfully consider lending your time and love to this great program. Families can register on the website. http://www.lordoflifeaustin.org/event-items/  Volunteers can contact Randi Ladolcetta at randiladolcetta@gmail.com or Brynn Waggoner at brynnwagg@gmail.com. Thank you in advance for your commitment to this program.

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.

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

EDUCATION NEWS

SUMMER ADULT EDUCATION CLASS starts THIS 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. Questions? Contact Wendy Waggoner at wcwaggoner@gmail.com .

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:

LUTHERHILL DAY CAMP VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!! – The Lutherhill Day Camp is another important ministry of our church. We need your help to facilitate this ministry from July 9th – 13th, from 9 am – 3:30 pm.  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.

Upcoming Sunday Summer Service Volunteers:

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.:                Dick Fink

Ushers:                        “Pick-Up” as available

Flowers:                      Jennifer & Kira Niedert

Tellers:                        Chuck Neeley & Barb Haskins

June 17, 2018

Presiding Minister:      Pastor Skip Wachsmann

Acolyte:

Altar Guild:                 Carol Gaskamp

Assisting Minister:      Dick Fink

Children’s Time:         Felicia Wachsmann

Communion Asst:       Carol Alessi & Nell Pennington

Lector:                         Carol Gaskamp

Media Asst.:                Bryce Sheehan

Ushers:                        “Pick-Up” as available

Flowers:                      Marge Robison, in honor of Debra Robison’s birthday

Tellers:                        Chuck Neeley & Barb Haskins

Other information:

PROPERTY HELP – Your church wants you!!!!!  The church wants people to help maintain the property on an ongoing basis (weekly, every 2 weeks, monthly, etc.).  We are looking for people to mow, trim, help maintain flowers and shrubs, etc.  We have the big equipment needed (riding mowers, push mowers, a gas trimmer and a gas blower). Please contact the office or Gene Kaloustian if you are available and willing to assist.

LWR STAMPOREE – Remember to please SAVE your stamps from envelopes. Just cut around stamp, leaving at least 1/4 inch around stamp, or put the whole envelope in the “LWR Stamp” box in the Welcome Center. Funds from this project provide postage for Lutheran World Relief. Thank you.

STEWARDSHIP MINISTRY LEAD – Everyone is asked to pray and see if God is nudging YOU to serve in this leadership position.  You might also pray that God would give us eyes to see and ears to hear God’ selection for this leader!

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