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
Front of Timothy
NEWSLETTER September 16 - September 22, 2018
Attendance Last Week:
Sunday:  8:00 a.m.: 84
10:45 a.m.: 169
Monday:  24
Guests : 16
Education Hour:  28
Scripture for Next Week:
(click the links below to read the Bible verses.)
Old Testament:   Jeremiah 11:18-20
Psalm:   Psalm 54
Epistle James 3:13-4:10 Gospel:   Mark 9:30-37
Prayer Requests:

Our Shut-ins:  Leta Valendy, Henry Wirth, Doris Bayuk, Jeffrey Black

Hospital:  Lisa Schafer, Chasity Mattox

Hospice:  Joyce McCoy, Norma Kramer, Steve

Recuperating:  Paul LaForest, Edith Baumgartner, Eleanor Reisenleiter, Marilyn Jennings, Phyllis Wamsley, Yohannes Lulu, Barb Krewson

Other:  Timothy Call process, Melissa Bergholt pregnancy, Andrea Mutka pregnancy, Tarja Murrell pregnancy, Art & Margaret Young, Susan Mosley cancer, the Ralls as they travel
Happening This Week:

Sunday, September 16
8:00 a.m. – Divine Service, 9:30 a.m. – Sunday School, Bible Class, Vietnamese Worship, 10:45 a.m. – Divine Service

Monday, September 17
7:00 p.m. – Worship & Monday School

Tuesday, September 18
6:30 a.m. – Men’s Bible Study @ Panera Bread

Wednesday, September 19

Thursday, September 20
7:00 a.m. – Bible Study @ Laclede Groves,
9:00 a.m. – Food Pantry,
 10:00 a.m. – Genesis Bible Study
Friday, September 21
Saturday, September 22
Save the Date :

September 23 - Voter's Meeting

September 29 – LASM Trivia Night

September 30 – Timothy Worship and Picnic at the Park

October 13 – Fall Clean Up Day
Alatra Flowers
Altar Flowers:
Flowers on the altar were given to the glory of God and in honor of Edith Baumgartner’s 86 th birthday, by her daughter, Carla Hagan.

At Timothy:

CHOIR begins on September 26!  Mark your calendars! Hope to see many new faces! MARANATHA is on hold as we lost our director and our guitarist is in Germany for a year. We are currently working to find a director for both groups!  

Mark Your Calendars Jr .Youth – Eckerts Millstadt Farm Fall Fun – Sept. 29

Adult Instruction Class Beginning September 23 – If you are interested in taking an adult instruction class please let Pastor Bill know!

40 Days for Life Prayer Vigil Timothy volunteers are needed to participate in a Prayer Vigil at Planned Parenthood on Saturday, October 6th . for one hour time slots between 7 a.m. and 1 p.m. Register your desired hour to pray through Cynthia Rice.. Please contact Cynthia no later than September 24th with your name and desired time slot. You may also sign up to volunteer on the sign-up sheet in the narthex. To reach Cynthia, please call or text her at 314-570-0230 or email her at rice_cynthia@netzero.net.

Saturday, September 29th LASM's Annual Trivia Night at Timothy Lutheran Church. Pastor Bill and Brenda are putting a table together. Please let them know if you would like to participate.

Church Picnic Please join us at the Annual Timothy Church Picnic, Sunday, September 30!  The picnic will be held in Lindenwood Park, in the pavilion by the tennis courts. Worship begins at 11 am, followed by the meal, catered by The Stellar Hog. Feel free to stick around for more fun, the cake walk and water games! Are you available to help at the picnic? I need servers, cakes for the cake walk, watermelon and brownies. Please see the sign-up sheet in the narthex to volunteer your time. You can also reach me at 314-708-0027 or Carla.hagan@gmail.com.

LWML Sunday October 7th is Lutheran Women in Mission (LWML) Sunday. The congregation is encouraged to bring their "mites for missions” to be collected during the services. There are extra Mite Boxes in the Narthex.

Voters Assembly
Sunday, September 23
12:15 pm in the Gymnasium (pizza and salad available)

The Call Committee will be bringing four candidates to the Voters Assembly on Sunday, September 23 at 12:15 pm.  At the Voter's meeting the Committee will be recommending one candidate but cannot release that name in advance of the Voters Assembly; we want to protect the candidates’ confidentiality. The other two candidates who were initially interviewed indicated that they were unable to consider a call at this time.

If you have questions, please feel free to contact a member of the Call Committee:
Jennifer Ebeling [ jwallaceebeling@gmail.com ]
John Hagan [ jhagan@nooter.com ]
Judith Meyer [ judithwmeyer@gmail.com ]
Andrew Mutka [ andrew.mutka@gmail.com ]
Terri Myers [ myersterri@rsdmo.org ]
Melonie Robinson [ melonierobinson68@gmail.com ]
Brian Rush [ bdrwar@gmail.com ]
Tim Saleska [ saleskat@csl.edu ]
Ted Wuerffel [ wuerffta@gmail.com ]


Bible Studies

Can you list the Minor Prophets?
1.                5.                    9.
2.                6.                    10.
3.                7.                    11.
4.                8.                    12.
You are invited to come and study the Minor Prophets on Sunday mornings at 9:30 in the MPR.

The Women’s Bible Study (Koinonia) will resume on the first Wednesday of each month at 10:00 a.m.  We meet at Panera Bread Company and we will be studying the Bible lessons in the LWML Quarterly. Please come and join us!

Around Town:

Transformed People, Transformed Church, Transformed World Tuesday, September 25 th , 6:30 – 9:00 p.m. at St. Francis Xavier College Church Ballroom, 3620 Lindell. Speaker Jack Jezreel, creator of JustFaith will speak. For more information contact Pat at 314-504-3669.  See bulletin board.

Rediscover the One you Love at Lutheran Marriage Encounter scheduled November 2-4, 2018 at Sojourn Retreat Center in Dittmer, MO. Call 636-343-9453 for more information. See bulletin board.
At Timothy Lutheran we:
Welcome the Lost
Embrace Unified Diversity
Practice Authentic Worship
Empower Servant Leaders
Inspire Individual Outreach