Volume 123 | Week of June 29, 2020
This Week at Incarnate Word
" This is my song, O God of all the nations, a song of peace for lands afar and mine.”  

~Evangelical Lutheran Worship #887
Due to continued health and safety concerns, there will be no "in-person" gatherings until further notice . We will update you as more information is made available.
A Prayer for
 Independence Day
Re-Entry Survey
As our Re-Entry Taskforce continues its efforts of implementing a safety plan for re-opening our building, we are interested in knowing your thoughts. If you have not done so already , please feel free to take the survey found at the link below. The Re-Entry Taskforce will continue to let you know of their progress.
Our next Re-Entry Taskforce meeting takes place on Tuesday, June 30th at 5 pm via Zoom.

Thank you to those serving on this team: Lynn Krauss-Prince, Margret Roberts, Elva Mikk, Brian Roulin, Linda Northrup, Rich Byers, Thatcher Lyman and Pastor Doug.
Staff Meeting
Wednesday, July 1st
Our weekly staff meeting will take place on  Wednesday, July 1st at 2:00 pm by Zoom.
Choir Fellowship
Wednesday, July 1st
Though currently unable to meet in person, folks from the choir continue to meet by Zoom every Wednesday at 5:30 pm to share in mutual love and fellowship. You never know what mystery guest will show up at these gatherings.
Fellowship Hour
Sunday, July 5, 2020
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Though still socially distanced, we invite you to join us in fellowship each Sunday morning by Zoom. You may "drop" by anytime between 11 am and Noontime staying for as little or as long as you like. What a great chance to re-connect with one another and to renew friendships.

Meeting ID: 876-0653-2935
Password: 555663

To access Zoom, you may either go to www.zoom.com on your computer, or download the free Zoom app to your smartphone. Enter the meeting ID and password and follow the prompts. Or you may call in by phone: 1 (929) 205-6099
Looking Ahead
Sunday, July 5, 2020
Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30
Food Donations
Eastern Service Workers Association (ESWA) is an all-volunteer, membership association here in the city built by and for service workers and others who work but don't receive a living wage. They are in desperate need of non-perishable food items as well as bathroom tissues.

If you have non-perishable items you wish to donate,  please contact Pastor Doug at 364-3882 or by  email  to schedule a Saturday pickup . Thank you to all who have already donated much needed items.
Opportunities for Online Worship Leadership
As we continue to worship together online, we welcome any and all who would like to help lead our online worship experiences. Please be in touch with either Thatcher Lyman ( incarnatewordmusic@gmail.com ) or Pastor Doug ( dougstewart@incarnatewordelca.org ) if you are interested in leading any part of our liturgy by video.
Pastor's Ponderings

Freedom and Facemasks