“I used to be afraid of failing at something that really mattered to me, but now I’m more afraid of succeeding at things that don’t matter.” ― Bob Goff, Love Does: Discover a Secretly Incredible Life in an Ordinary World
Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ,
I spent yesterday morning and early afternoon participating in the celebration of the 125th Anniversary of Mabel First Lutheran Church in Mabel. The worship service and the dinner and program that followed were filled with thankful celebration for the blessings of the past 125 years of ministry in the Mabel community, and a joyful expectation for the future into which Jesus is leading this congregation. As I drove away my heart was filled with joy and peace.
Then I turned on the radio and heard the awful news about the shooting in Orlando, Florida. My first thought was, “O God, not again!” Feeling like my heart was breaking over this senseless act of violence, and on the verge of tears for the victims and their families and friends, the words that came to mind were those words of lament from Psalm 13: (more…)
Expedition Norway: Vacation Bible School
Wed. June 15th – Fri. June 17th at Trondhjem Lutheran Church
Registration forms are under the “Ministries” tab.
*The preschool class (ages 4-5) has the option of an morning or afternoon class.
There are so many ways to help out at Vacation Bible School. If you can help teach, guide, prepare crafts and/or paint decorations contact us today!
Small decorative rocks or glass pebbles
Air dry clay
Acrylic paint for crafts
HOPE TO SEE YOU ON OUR EXPEDITION TO NORWAY!!!
This Healing Service is for those who are in need or have family/friends in need of any type of healing whether it is physical, spiritual, emotional or mental.
It will be a time of music, prayer, and Scripture. The Laying on of Hands and Anointing will be available as well as interactive prayer stations.
Position Title: Youth Coordinator
Hours: Average of 8 hours/week. Flexibility of hours and schedule are required dependent on needs of ministry. Increase in hours possible over time.
Purpose: To support the vision of youth ministry to “build relationships with children, youth and family centered on Christ’s love and grace.”
Our Jr. J-Walkers decorate wonderful bags for us to fill with food for the food shelf. Bring non perishable food items this Sunday, March 20th.
Some most needed items are: Cooking oil, Boxed Meals, Hearty soups, canned meat, condiments, juice, cereal. No outdated items please.
Post on facebook or twitter, #TLCLent2016
How do you sense God in your life through SIGHT?
By Tuesday post a picture to Trondhjem’s Facebook page, Twitter or Instagram. These posts will be put on power point to be used as mediation during Wednesday’s Holden Evening Prayer.
Everyone is invited to participate! Make sure to use #TLCLent2016
5:45-6:45 Soup Supper
6:15-6:45 Stories & Praise (age 3-3rd grade) *Note time change
6:15-6:45 Bible Study/J-Walkers
6:30-7:00 Jr. J-Walkers
7:00-7:40 Holden Evening Prayer/Lenten Meditation; 6th – 10th grade student will attend with their class
Bible Study, Lenten Meditations and #TLCLent2016
- Bible study from 6:15-6:45. If you have never attended a bible study, this one is the perfect one for you! It will be a casual, short, relaxed look at God through our senses. We’d love to have our J-Walkers participate in this too!
- Each week (by Tuesday) post a picture to Trondhjem’s Facebook page, Twitter or Instagram reflecting the ways you sense God in your life through the senses. These posts will be put on power point to be used as mediation during the Holden Evening Prayers. Make sure to use #TLCLent2016