ADVENT starts Sunday December 3rd. Wednesday night Advent Services begin December 6 . There will be services on December 6, 13, 20. The services will begin at 7pm with a hymn-sing. A meal provided by the Youth will be served at 6:00 p.m. Our theme for the services will be: “This is My Son.” Please plan to join us for these special services.
Please plan to join us for the Celebration of Christ’s birth on December24 . l/l/e will have two services. Our morning service will be at 10:15a.m. with communion. Our 6:30 p.m. service will be our Children’s Christmas Service and will conclude with candlelight.
Please invite your loved ones, friends, and neighbors to join us in this wonderful celebration.
Early Service will be at 10:15 a.m.
Children’s Christmas Service will be at 6:30 p.m.
We will have practice after church on Sunday, December 10th. A Pizza lunch will be provided.
Our party/breakfast will be during the Sunday School hour on Sunday, December 17th. Make plans to attend and bring your favorite breakfast food to share.
Christmas Open House at the Geske’s Home on December 17th. Pastor Jeff and Jacob would like to invite you to stop by their home
between 2-5 p.m. on Sunday, December 17h. They would love to have you stop by for refreshments and visiting.
This Christmas, we would like to show our appreciation to our staff. Please consider placing a gift in the red bos in the lobby or the offering plate. Please mark your envelope and/or check with the words "Staff Gift" or you can use the envelopes provided on the table. Your kindness to our staff is greatly appreciated. The council made the allocation of 50% for pastor, 30% for secretary, 10% for organist and 10% for janitor. Please give your gift by December 20 so that a check can be given to them on Christmas Eve. Thanks you for your participation in blessing our staff this Christmas.
We will be hosting a distribution for Shepherd’s Heart ministry on December 11 from 8-10 a.m. Please plan to help if you can. We will get
started about 7:30 a.m.
On December 2, 2023, we will have a Lutheran Men Monthly breakfast. Breakfast will be served at 8:00 a.m. We will have a hot breakfast, devotion, and a Bible study. Please come and feel free to invite a friend or neighbor.
We will have a food drive during December to help stock our Food Pantry to aid in what is provided by Shepherd’s Heart. Suggested items include: canned fruit and vegetables, canned proteins (tuna or Vienna sausages), peanut butter, jelly, cereal, syrup, mayonnaise, mustard, soup, dry milk, evaporated milk, personal hygiene products, toilet paper, hand-held can opener, instant coffee, hot cocoa. Please bring any donated items and place on the island in the kitchen. Thank you for your generosity.
November 26 , 2023
St. John Lutheran Church Thrall Tx
Sunday School wants You!
Our Sunday school would love to have you and your child or grandchild to be apart of learning more about the love and forgiveness of Jesus.
Please make the study of God’s Word a priority for you and your family. A church that is growing is a church that is in God’s Word.
We love our congregation, so feel free to visit us anytime.
409 Main St, P.O. Bx 265, Thrall, Texas 76578, United States
Sunday School 9:00 am
Worship 10:15 am