the Rev. Britt Vickstrom
Brenda MacPhee
John and Pan Kjergaard
Bryson and Cynthia Peters
Jean Reid
Jim and Diana Mussman for loved ones.
Altar Guild
Cathy Layton-Johnson and Sharon Knutsen
Sharon Knutsen
Julie Brooks, Amy McCombs & Bob Seiler
24th Sunday after Pentecost
Sunday, November 19th, 2017 10:15 a.m.
Thankoffering Service

1st, 3rd, and 5th Sundays with Holy Communion
2nd and 4th Sundays Service of the Word
Everyone Is Welcome

Scripture readings for 11/26
First Reading: Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24
Psalm:  Psalm 95:1-7a                
Second Reading: Ephesians 1:15-23
Gospel: Matthew 25:31-46

Looking ahead

9/24       Worship, Service of the Word, 10:15 a.m.
10/01       Worship, Holy Communion, 10:15 a.m.

Thank you: Thank you to all who donated to Birdies for Charity. We will
receive $793.16.

Meeting: There will be a congregational meeting today to vote on calling a
new pastor immediately following the church service. All active members
may vote.

Envelopes: If  you requested offering envelopes, they are in your mailbox.

Thank you:  Bob & Darlene Seiler would like to thank members of Chancy
for all the cards and well wishes for our 80th birthdays. We had a great
time. Thank you, Bob & Darlene Seiler.

Memorial sheet: There is a memorial sheet on the wooden desk in the
narthex for Sheila Dodd.

Holiday Pies: CWO will be selling Holiday Pies beginning Sunday,
September 24th through Sunday, October 1st. “Easy As Pie Fundraiser” to
be delivered Tuesday, November 7th.  Buy your pies now for the busy
holiday season.

Bazaar/Luncheon: The woman of the church will be having a
Bazaar/Luncheon on Saturday, October 21. Do you have items we could
use for the bazaar? Please keep in mind. For any questions, see Helen

Blessing of the Animals: On Wednesday, October 4 at 7:30 p.m. at
Immanual and on Sunday, October 8, at 11:30 a.m. at chancy, we will have
a short blessing of the Animals Service. All leashed or contained animals or
pictures of animals are welcome.

It’s Potluck Season Again!
     We will have monthly potlucks following Sunday worship starting in
September.  Mark your calendars:  October 29 (pork), November 19
(Thanksgiving celebration—turkey, December 17 (Christmas celebration—
       A donation basket will be set out for donations to cover the cost of the
meats and table service.  We invite all to join us for a meal as the “Chancy
family” gathering. Please, if for some reason you forgot a dish, don’t worry,
we will have plenty,. No one will be turned away. Should we have any extra
funds after our March potluck, all funds will go towards paper products for
the church such as paper towels, toilet paper, Kleenex etc.
       January, February, and March are still open. If you have a meat
request please speak with Bonnie Wheeler (815) 499-5304

Movie Night: You are all invited to join Immanuel in their movie night is
Saturday, Sept. 30th at 6 p.m. at the church. The movie Remember the
Titans will be playing.