Worship with Us!
9:10 a.m. - Sunday School Music
9:30 a.m. - Worship
10:30 a.m. - Fellowship & Sunday School

Holy Communion
2nd and 4th Sundays

Monthly Worship Schedule:
1st and 3rd Sundays: blended worship
2nd Sunday: traditional worship
4th Sunday: contemporary worship

Midweek Worship:
Every Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.

In This Issue
  • Sr High Lock-In Tonight
  • Installation of Pastor Jim Feb 2
  • Collecting for Quiet Oaks by Feb 2
  • Annual Meeting February 2
  • Family Snowshoe February 2
  • Upcoming Youth Events
  • Walk & Yoga at Rejoice
  • Community Prayers and Links

This Week's Scripture Links:
Senior High Lock-in

See you tonight! Concludes tomorrow, Saturday, at 7:00 a.m.
Installation of Pastor Jim

We will formally install our newly appointed leader, Pastor Jim Bump, at Rejoice:
  • Sunday, February 2
Helping to Give Comfort

We're collecting items for Quiet Oaks Hospice House . Please bring them to the church office by
  • Sunday, February 2

Thank you for your generosity!
Annual Meeting

The Annual Meeting of Rejoice Lutheran Church is your opportunity to learn about the church budget and elect leaders, as well as a time to celebrate the life we've had together in the past year.
  • Sunday, February 2
  • Following worship, approximately 10:30 a.m.
  • Rejoice sanctuary

There are a limited number of Annual Reports available in Celebration Hall. Please bring your copy along with you to the Annual Meeting.

The Men's Mexico Mission Team will be hosting their famous chili feed for "Souper Bowl Sunday" following the meeting.
Family Snowshoe Trek

Spend an afternoon in the woods on a guided tour:
  • Sunday, February 2
  • 2-3:30 p.m.
  • Ney Regional Park 
  • 5212 73rd St NW, Maple Lake
  • $7/person, includes snowshoes

Sign up sheet on the Youth and Family table.
Fill Your Heart and Belly

Get your fill at Pizza Ranch and support your mission team as they prepare to make a difference in the Quad Cities this summer. Thank you!
  • Monday, February 17
  • 5-8:00 p.m.
Sweetest Music This Side of Heaven
Terry Nelson, country artist, will serenade us with his singing and guitar playing at the next Young@Heart event. He is an accomplished musician and you are sure to enjoy 
his variety of musical selections. 
  • Thursday, February 20
  • 10:30 a.m. - card playing
  • 12:00 p.m. - lunch with entertainment following
  • suggested donation of $5

Easy reservations:
Prepare for Lent

Look for the 40 Days of Giving 2020  Lenten calendar  in the  February  newsletter and use it to reflect and study as we confront hunger on two fronts starting on Ash Wednesday, February 26: 

Watch for more information.
It's Snow Fun!

All ages are welcome to ski, snowboard or tube at Powder Ridg e .
  • Saturday, February 29
  • Ski/snowboarding 3-9:00 p.m.
  • $15 per person rental fee
  • Snow tubing 3-7:00 p.m.

Your fee of $19 includes a hot dog and pop. Sign up on the Youth & Family table.
Boost Your Mood and Vitality

Don't just hibernate in the cooler weather! Come walk the halls of Rejoice anytime between 7:45 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday. For entry, push the buzzer on the right-hand side of Door 1 (the door that leads to the library and office).
Go With the Flow

Center yourself in the center of the week. Participate in senior yoga at Rejoice on Wednesdays at 8:00 a.m. The cost is $8 per session.
Community Prayers
I f you have a loved one or friend in need of prayer, fill out a   prayer request   or use one of the prayer concern requests located on the Interest table and in the sanctuary welcome pads. The star(*) in front of a name denotes a Rejoice member. This is a dynamic list. Requests will be printed for up to four weeks; call the church office at 320.558.6851 to extend listing. If a name of a friend or loved one has been omitted please resubmit the name and/or concern using one of the prayer concern forms found in the red Welcome Pads in the worship area. 
Receiving Treatment for Cancer:
Judy Schill (mother, Chris Schill)
Terri (mother, Jill Charboneau)
Travis Jennings (friend, Jim & Marlys Johnson)
Kari Hilden (friend, Lori Lanes)
Bob Oihus (brother-in-law, Grace Asheim)
Renee Dickinson (step-mother, Lindsey Sand)
Maria Landers (area quilters)
Christy Dorris (great-niece, Duane & Darlene Johnson)
Rev. Scott Gustafson (cousin, Linnea Lindquist)
 Marlene Anderson-Woods (friend, Linda Agre)
 *Pete Lidberg
Others:
Justine Honor Pridgeon (granddaughter, Lisa & Ryan Pridgeon)
MJ Havlicek (friend, Lori Lanes)
Don Miller (friend, Karolyn Boucher)
*Martha Johnson 
Bob Lidberg (brother, Pete Lidberg)
Karen Kroska (friend, Ray & Mary Wilson)
Elsa Petersen (brother & mother, Rhoda Senkler)
Rachel Randall (sister, Duane Johnson)
Connie Nelson (sister-in-law, Gladys Steiger)
Nancy Nicoloff (friend, Lori Lanes)
Lester Dupont (father, Linda Painter)
*Dick Swanson
Sandy Swanson (daughter-in-law, Dick Swanson)
Ron Dettman (friend, Linda Agre)
Marlene Vogel (mother, Joni Hagstrom)
Michael Johnson, (son, Charlie & Edie Johnson)
Ron Wolfbauer (nephew, Carolyn & Ron Stensby)
Walker James Vreeland (grandson, David & Cindy Kirchoff)
Baby Henry Opatz (friend, Tina Bunting)
Tom Ahrenholz (brother, Mark Ahrenholz)
*Jerry Jagadzinski
*Bev Hugo
Deployed or Returning from Active Duty:
Pastor Daryl Thul (Pastor at South Santiago Lutheran Church) and members of the 34th Combat Aviation Brigade
Justin Neisen (nephew, Lisa Pridgeon)
Jon Fisher (brother, Joe Fisher)
Tyler Sunder (son of Karie Monk-Gohman's co-worker)
Rejoice Staff
Jim Bump Lead Pastor
Carol Eich Office Administrator
Nicole Heberling Music Coordinator
Mary Bergeron Office Assistant