January 30, 2020
Worship With Us
Saturday 5:00 p.m.
Sunday 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.
Pastor Laura
Preaching This Weekend
"Do, Love, Walk"
Fourth Weekend After Epiphany
Fare For All and Shoe Bus Tonight
Fare For All offers fresh vegetables, fruits, and meat for sale at prices that range about 40% less than grocery store prices. Everyone is welcome to take advantage of this great opportunity tonight from 4:00 p.m - 6:00 p.m. at CoG!
SPARK lesson this week is from Matthew 5:1-12, the Beatitudes. Come and See!

SPARK faith in kids 3 years old to 3 rd grade on Sundays 10:00 - 10:30 a.m.! Adult and youth leaders needed. Sign up in the Gathering Space or contact Gretchen to share God's story and pass on faith! 
Connect News
Seeking Adults to drive carpool and serve at Feed My Starving Children o n Wednesday, February 5 from 5:25 - 8:00 p.m. with Connect. You don't need to have a child in the program to participate. Contact Gretchen if interested. 

CONNECT God's big story and life experiences with 4 th and 5 th graders on Wednesdays from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. Small group guides to facilitate conversation are needed. Contact Gretchen if interested or sign up in the Gathering Space.
praying hands
Together in Faith
Together in Faith returns Sunday, February 9! Gather near the cross in the Sun Hall for inter-generational faith conversation and activities from 10:00 - 10:30 a.m.! 
Engaging Faith: Caring for Our Neighbors, Ending Homelessness
Beacon Congregation Convening
January 30, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m., Shepherd of the Lake Lutheran in Prior Lake. 
Gather with other Beacon congregations to celebrate, invigorate and support each other as we move forward on Prairie Pointe and rental assistance campaign.  
January is a Great Time to Join Chancel Choir!
We are working on all new music for Epiphany and Lent, rehearse Wednesdays from 6:45 - 8:00 p.m., sing three Sundays a month, and two Saturdays a year. Beginning in February we will be working on a special cantata for Good Friday. See Tom Paulson for information on how to join. TPaulson@CrownofGlory.org .
Lost and Found Items
Please check the Lost & Found table located in the Sun Hall and claim items that belong to you. Any remaining items will be donated to Goodwill. Thank you.
2019 Annual Reports
Ministry team leaders are welcome to submit their 2019 Annual Report to  Kellie Bokusky  by Monday, February 3.

Please include the name and purpose of ministry, team members, and a brief description of activities for 2019. Reports should not exceed 300 words.

Thank you for your partnership in ministry!
Assistance with Worship Elements
Crown of Glory is looking for a group of people, 4 th  grade and older, to serve as Worship Assistants. Those serving in this position will lead one or more parts of worship - The Prayer of the Day, Scripture, the Statement of Faith, Prayers of the People for example - depending on the service. Training will be provided on Saturday, February 8 from 6:15 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. (following worship) and Sunday, February 9 from 11:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. The parts of worship will be e-mailed in advance, and Worship Assistants will be able to serve at the service of their choice. Please contact  Pastor Laura Laughlin , or  Tom Paulson  for more information or to sign-up.
Worship Bag Volunteers Needed
Volunteers are needed to freshen the Worship Bags with items for quiet play for our youngest members. Please contact  Gretchen Pierskalla  for more information.
Vacation Bible School
Join us June 15 -19 for VBS at CoG!
Children ages 3 years old - grade 5 are invited to participate. Youth and adult volunteers are needed for this event. Please contact  Gretchen Pierskalla  for more information.
Soup's On
Our Lenten Soup Suppers begin on February 26. 

We’ll have a “Soup of the Week” plus 2-3 "Family Favorites" provided by our members!

Volunteer to make your favorite soup and share with the congregation.

Sign-up sheets are available in the North Lobby. Look for the high-top table with the "Soup Supper Sign-Up". Thank you!
Wednesday Dinner
February 5
¡ Taco Fiesta!

February 12
Lasagna, Garlic Toast and Caesar Salad

February 19
Wednesday Wings, Wedges and Salad Bar

Lenten Soup Supper

February 26
Ash Wednesday
Chicken Wild Rice Soup, Garlic Toast,
Breadsticks and Salad Bar

All dinners are served with assorted desserts.
Worship Attendance Last Weekend
In Our Prayers
2020 Total Weekend Attendance: 212

2019 Total Weekend Attendance: 222
January 25, 2020
5:00 p.m.:40

Last Weekend
One Year Ago

January 26, 2019
5:00 p.m.:36

January 26, 2020
9:00 a.m.: 98
10:30 a.m.: 60

Last Weekend
One Year Ago

January 27, 2019
9:00 a.m.: 88
10:30 a.m.: 66
February 6
Patron, Chaska
 5:00 p.m. Beverages
5:30 p.m. Dinner.
Prayer Requests
Please E-mail
February 25
5:30 - 7:00 p.m.
Learn the KonMari
method of organizing.

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Grow Together in Faith"