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2011 Newsletter and Church Calendar
OSLC Congregation Constitution
annual meeting of the congregation will be today, January 29th at 11:45
a.m. The meeting will be followed by our 5th Sunday Potluck luncheon. Be
sure to come and share in the business of our congregation. We will be
electing church council members, settling the budget for 2012, and
conducting the necessary business of the church.
Pattings, a long-time member of our congregation,
passed away last Sunday evening. Her service will be this afternoon at 3
p.m. here at Our Saviour’s. Please keep Carol’s
husband, Larry, and their family in your prayers.
New Study – Young Families/Young
young families/young couples group is starting a new study entitled
“Growing Kids God’s Way”. The study will meet on Sunday evenings at 5:00
each Sunday evening and will continue for 16 more Sundays. Nursery will be
provided. Please call Tracy Underwood 903-521-7517 or the church office for
2012 Annual Canned Soup drive is here. Please bring your cans of soup to
the church up to SuperBowl Sunday on February
High School youth are again selling submarine sandwiches for Super Bowl
Sunday, February 5th. Please order them this week for pick up before you go
home, next Sunday, February 5th, Superbowl
Sunday. The cost is $7.00
Second Annual Quilt-a-Thon
your calendars for the 2nd Annual Quilting Marathon set for
February 11, 2012. This is a special event, dear to our hearts, that
involves everyone willing to donate a morning or an afternoon to take part
in providing a warm quilt to someone in-need. A sign up
sheet is in the Narthex for this event. In addition, the quilters will also
be raffling off a quilt in February. The drawing for the quilt will be
Feb.11 during the Marathon. Don’t miss this special time.
a reminder to our members during these tough economic times. We do an
ongoing collection of food that we share in our community, and we always
keep food on hand. If receiving food would be of help to you and your
family, please contact Pastor Mark or Carol. We very much want to be sure
that we take care of all in our family of faith!
North Texas Mission District has
a new Dean
Mark was elected as the first elected Dean of the North Texas Mission
District of the North American Lutheran Church at the NTMD meeting on
Saturday, January 21st. We had 13 people from our church representing Our Saviour’s. It was a super day!
High School Youth Group
is our February schedule for our High School Youth:
· Sunday, Feb. 5th—In the morning we make and sell SuperBowl Sub Sandwiches (remember the funds raised by
this will be used for our trips and activities!). In the evening we go to
Joe and Jana Coke’s to watch the SuperBowl.
· Friday, Feb. 17th to Sunday, Feb 19th—Youth Gathering
at Lutherhill. This is always great fun. We will
leave here late Friday afternoon and return late Sunday afternoon.
annual all-day Church Council retreat is next Saturday, February 4th, from
9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at the church.