Volume 65 | Week of May 20, 2019
This Week at Incarnate Word
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Congregation Council Meeting
Monday, May 19th
Please keep our Congregation Council members in your prayers as they meet at their regularly scheduled meeting on  Monday, May 19th at 7:00 pm.
Choir Rehearsal
Wednesday, May 21st
Join us on Wednesday evenings at 7:30 pm as we make music as well as a joyful noise to the Lord! No experience necessary!
Mustard Seed Kitchen
Saturday, May 25th
Mustard Seed Kitchen will be serving its monthly free hot meal this coming Saturday, May 25th from 5 to 6 pm.  See Kim Byers if you wish to be part of our Mustard Seed team.
Book Study
Saturday, May 25th
Join us on Saturday, May 25th at 9:00 a.m. in the church conference room as we discuss Nadia Bolz-Weber’s Accidental Saints.

See Linda Erle with any questions.
Summer Musicians Wanted
Calling all singers and instrumentalists! The choir will finish up their season on Trinity Sunday, June 16th and we will be looking for folks to share their music with us in worship for the summer months.

We will continue our summer tradition of a Summer Gathering Choir on the last Sundays of the month ( June 30, July 28, and August 25) Contact our Music Director Thatcher Lyman for more information.
Looking Ahead
Sunday, May 26, 2019
Sixth Sunday of Easter

Worship Leaders
Sunday, May 26, 2019
Red Geraniums
at Pentecost
Once again this year we are hoping to adorn our sanctuary at Pentecost with red geraniums. We will then plant them in the flower garden areas on the church grounds for the summer months. The cost is $7 per plant and the order deadline is Sunday, May 26th. Please call the church office this week if you wish to sponsor geraniums.
Oktoberfest 2019
Mark your calendars now!
All are invited to join us on Saturday, October 19th for the first annual Incarnate Word Oktoberfest celebration! The Word in Action team is putting together a fun evening of beer, brats, and Reformation games! Our big blowout party will take place at Kings Bend Park in Pittsford. More info. will follow in the months to come!

“Whoever drinks beer, he is quick to sleep; whoever sleeps long, does not sin; whoever does not sin, enters Heaven! Thus, let us drink beer!” ~ Martin Luther
Did You Know?
In a recent D&C article, Jeanette Keim's late husband Bob was featured as he was posthumously inducted into the Niagara Frontier Aviation and Space Hall of Fame for his work with Kodak.

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Pastor's Ponderings

Thoughts on Synod Assembly