December 9, 2012 Announcements


Missionary Christmas Cards

Please sign the cards in the narthex for our missionaries. We are collecting money for them only on Sundays in a box on the table with the cards.

Tim and Kim Peterson to Share

We would love to see some “old” friends if you can come. We are sharing about God’s work in Uganda TODAY at 12:15pm right after church and again Tuesday, Dec. 11 at 7:00pm here at the church in the Fellowship Hall.

Blood Drive

Grace Lutheran Church on Monday, December 10th from 1 to 7:00pm (Closed 3 to 3:45pm) Contact Diana Klein 253-222-0378 an appointment.

Youth Group

Next Thursday, December 13, youth group meets at 6:30pm for a field trip and we will be returning at 8:40pm. Any questions, contact Jason Clark.

Staff Christmas Gift

This is the time of year when we like to thank our staff for their love and hard work. If you would like to contribute toward a Christmas gift, feel free to donate as you normally would and mark your contribution “Staff Christmas.” Donations are tax deductible. Thank you from the Finance Team.

Adult Christian Formation

Sunday, December 16

The Story of the Twelve Apostles

They started out as average, unexceptional men. But their dedication to a prophetic Jewish preacher transformed them into revolutionaries! From their early fear and discouragement at the crucifixion to their final acceptance of the resurrection and their epic mission to spread the gospel, you’ll discover the extraordinary untold stories behind each of the Twelve Apostles.

Advent Events At Midway

Advent Prayer and Healing Service

December 16th from 7-8p.m. in the Sanctuary.

Midway and Ministerio Sunday Service

December 23rd from 9:30 to 11a.m. with refreshments following. (No Christian Formation Classes)

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

7 to 8p.m. Nursery Provided

Next Week

Next week is the Third Sunday of Advent and Pastor David will provide the message “I Can Do _______ Through Christ” from Philippians 4:2-13