Third Sunday after Pentecost - 13 June 2021
Greetings from St Mark's - Notices for this week
ST MARK’S GUIDING PRINCIPLES
Christ Centred Spirit Guided Encouraging Discipleship
Inclusive Witnessing to the Gospel
Service for Third Sunday after Pentecost:
Readings – Ezekiel 17:22-24; 2 Corinthians 5:6-10, 14-17; Mark 4:26-34;
Worship service – Redeemer, Macalister – Worship service – 3.00pm
Hymns (Mac) – 161; 543; 354 AT; 349 AT;
Worship service - St Mark’s, Dalby - Worship service – 9.30am
Hymns (Dalby) – By faith; 543; 354 AT; Amazing love; 349 AT; Be bold, be strong;
Meetings this week:
Mon 14 June – 500 Cards in church hall @ 7.00pm
Tues 15 June – Dalby/Macalister elders meeting @ 7.30pm
Thurs 17 June – Group group meeting @ 6.00pm
Fri 18 June – C.H.A.O.S. (Youth group)
Add your meeting or event with Gayle at the Church Office
Australian Lutheran College annual appeal:
'Connecting through faith' - Your response to ALC's appeal will help support ALC's many ways of connecting more broadly with the Lutheran community, provide fresh opportunities to participate in ALC's education programs, and fund our existing offerings and new training initiatives. If you don't have our appeal pack, ask your pastor or church office, or hear from Pastor James Winderlich at https://alc.edu.au/connect/annual-appeal/ and consider donating online at alc.edu.au/donate. All donations over $2.00 are tax-deductible; those received by 30 June may be claimed in this financial year. Thank you for your ongoing support.
MARK YOUR CALENDAR:
St Mark’s AGM is set for Sunday 25 July. Reports from Committees are due by Friday 2 July.
CLW Camps - (grades 7-12)
Listed below are the campers/leaders that will be attending CLW this year. Monetary donations can be placed in an envelope (marked “CLW”) and placed in the offering box on the table in the narthex.
Camp grandparents for week 1 at Koojarewon are Des & Val Steinhardt.
Campers: Fletcher James, William Cook, Sarah Berlin, Laura Berlin, Jorja Hartwig, Brock Hartwig, Logan Hartwig, Ben Reichelt, Joshua Pukallus, Jacob Pukallus, Emily Brauer, Charlie Brauer, Oscar Brauer, Rachel Hensel
Leaders: Nadine Funke, Andrew Hensel, Jacinta Hensel, Nathan Hensel, Claudia Hensel, Henry Brauer, Sam Noller, Lachlan Noller, Amy Klinge, Aimee Johnson
Week 1 – Coolum A (Luther Heights) - 28 June-2 July
Darling Downs A (Koojarewon) - 28 June-2 July
Winters Kids Camp (grades 3-6) – Coolum - 28 June-2 July
Week 2 – Coolum B @ Darling Downs B - 5 – 9 July
Darling Downs B (Koojarewon) - 5 – 9 July
Online registration @: www.lyq.org.au/wintercamps
LCA Story of the Week:
LCA International Mission walks together with our partner churches overseas through support for such projects as the Lutheran Study Centre (LSC) at Sabah Theological Seminary in Malaysia. LSC Director Dr Wilfred J Samuel says the centre plays a critical role for the region’s Lutheran churches through providing training, conducting research and developing resources.
Read the full story here>>
Enrol now for study at ALC:
Do you long to share your love of Christ and his life-changing Word to inspire the faith journey in others? ALC is here to support people just like you, whether you feel called as a teacher, church leader, pastor or church lay worker. With our undergraduate and postgraduate courses, vocational education and training, workshops and online learning, ALC has study options to suit everyone. Mid-year enrolments are open until 16 July 2021. Enquire today: email@example.com or call 1800 625 193.
Happy Birthday this week to:
Gail Bartsch (Fri); Max Boshammer (Sat); Charlie Brauer (Fri); Nikara Doecke (Sat); Daniel Glasby (Sat);
Ross von Pein; Murray Boshammer; Audrey Fresser; Ross Prove; Amy Schreiber;
If we missed your birthday or baptism anniversary, please contact Gayle at St Mark's church office.
Prayers for the Week
· For those in authority, such as Queen Elizabeth and her representatives; Prime Minister Scott Morrison and members of parliament; Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and state parliamentarians; and Mayor Paul McVeigh and local councillors; that they may act wisely.
· For the Church, LCAQD; that God would make it grow like seed in the ground in his own time, and bring a rich harvest
· For the pastors Bishop John Henderson, District Bishop Paul Smith; Pastor Joel Pukallus and all pastors; that the church would hear and proclaim Christ's teachings about the kingdom of God
· That Christians would live their lives in faith and confidence, ruled by the love of Christ
· That all those in need and despair would know the love of Christ, who died for all
Church rosters have now been finalised and are available on the website.
Check out if you are on the roster here>>
Weekly Roster for 20 June
Morning Tea: Murray & Kaylene P; Gayle T;
Bible reader: Hensel
Prayer of Church: Hensel
Creative Cards: Johnson
Monthly Roster for June
Church Cleaning: Hensel; Steinhardt;
Church Grounds: Kucks J & family
Stewards: Hensel; Renner;
Welcoming: Kessler; Ruhle;
Elder: Bartsch R; Horrigan W;
HC Servers: Johnson J (6 & 13); Renner J (20 & 27)
Macalister Roster for 20 June
Church Cleaning: Graham & Delma W;
Bible reader: Delma W;
Cup of Tea (June): Colin & Trish M;