Timothy Lutheran Church
6704 Fyler Ave. / St. Louis, MO 63139 / 314-781-8673
Worship: Sunday 8:00 a.m. & 10:45 a.m. / Monday 7:00 p.m.
Sunday School & Bible Class 9:30 a.m. / Monday School 7:00 p.m.
Pastor Ron Rall / Pastor Bill Wilson / Pastor Chau Vo
DCE Mark Thompson / Vicar Cyril Loum
See all the news on our website www.timothystl.org
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NEWSLETTER MAY 6 - MAY 12, 2018
Attendance Last Week:
Sunday:  8:00 a.m  87;
10:45 a.m.: 156,
Monday:  17,
Guests :  16,
Education Hour : 38
Scripture for Next Week:
Old Testament:  Acts 1:12-26, Psalm:  Psalm 1,
Epistle : 1 John 5:9-15, Gospel:  John 17:11b-19
Prayer Requests:
Our Shut-ins:  Shirley Simons, Betty Troutt, Lois Vahle, Leta Valendy
Hospice:  Shirley Simon
Recovering:  Brenda Wilson, Morgan Grillot, Bob Levin, Luca Thompson, Michael Hawkins, Fetra Randrianasolo
Mourning:  Janice Schneider, Melvin Jloah’s sister
Other:  Timothy Call Process, the Rall’s visa process, Colleen Smithson pregnancy, Margaret Young, Melissa Bergholt as she considers a call to Word of Life
Happening This Week:
Sunday, May 6
8 a.m. – Divine Service,
9:30 a.m. -- Sunday School, Bible Class, Vietnamese Worship,
10:45 a.m. -- Divine Service
Monday, May 7
7 p.m. – Worship & Monday School
Tuesday, May 8
6:30 a.m. – Men’s Bible Study @ Panera Bread,
6:30 p.m. Church Council Meeting
Wednesday, May 9
6:15 p.m. – Hand Bell Choir Practice,
7:00 p.m. – Choir Practice
Thursday, May 10
7:00 a.m. – Bible Study @ Laclede Groves,
10:00 a.m. – Genesis Bible Study, 7:00 p.m. Ascension Day Service @ Ascension Lutheran Church
Friday, May 11
7:00 p.m. – Volleyball
Saturday, May 12
9:00 a.m. Stamp Camp
  
Save the Date :
May 25 -- Shine the Light Event
June 23 -- Understanding Wellness Workshop
June 25-29 -- VBS
At Timothy:

Thank You -- Larry and I are deeply grateful to our Christian community for their generosity. Thank you for the love and support you have shown us over the years and for the monetary gift to help us in the future. We ask that you continue to keep us in your prayers as Larry's condition progresses. Our prayer is that God gives us strength as we face the future and trust in Him to guide us. Please know how thankful we are to all of you and the love you have shown us.   In Christ, Larry and Louise Tiemann

Part-Time Job Opportunity – Timothy Lutheran Church is looking for licensed drivers to pick up and drop off Word of Life students before and after school beginning in mid-August when the 2018-19 school year begins. A vehicle is provided for use and there is also a stipend. Hours would be from approximately 7:00 – 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. This position could be shared between two individuals if desired. Please contact Timothy’s church office at 314-781-8673 if you are interested in learning more. Thanks for considering it!

The Call Committee is again prayerfully seeking nominees for Lead Pastor for Timothy. The deadline for submitting names is Monday, May 14 . Nomination forms can be put in the envelope in the Narthex, turned in to the church office, or submitted electronically to office@timothystl.org .  Nomination forms and the ministry description are available in the Narthex or from the church office.

JetBoosters Lunch  The JetBoosters will be providing a lunch May 20 after the 10:45 service. Donations will be accepted and go to support Pastor Simon Dapaye's ministries; including (JET) Julie E. Taitt Evangelical Lutheran School in Liberia. Thank you for your support.

Pentecost Sunday Traditionally, on the Day of Pentecost, the Gospel is read in different languages. If you would be willing to read two verses of the Gospel in your native language on Sunday, May 20th , please call the church office or let one of the pastors know.

2nd Annual Shine the Light Gala Friday, May 25th from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.  Timothy Lutheran Church. This event featuring dinner and performances will support the Henry Manu Memorial Scholarship Fund, supporting LHSA scholarships. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children (12 and under).

Join us for Shipwrecked VBS 2018 June 25-29 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Register and Volunteer at timothystl.org/vbs. Please take a flyer from the narthex to share. Talk to Holly or DCE Mark for more information. Thanks for being a part of this important outreach and fun fellowship!

Ascension Day Worship Service at Ascension Lutheran Church, Thursday, May 10 th at 7:00 p.m.

Sunday School Help Needed
We are seeking summer Sunday school teachers and helpers to begin in June. Both partial and full summer involvement welcome. Contact DCE Mark for more info or to volunteer. dce@timothystl.org
At Timothy Lutheran we:
Welcome the Lost
Embrace Unified Diversity
Practice Authentic Worship
Empower Servant Leaders
Inspire Individual Outreach