Sunday bulletin

                FIRST LUTHERAN Church

                     Karlstad, Minnesota

                              9:30 A.M.

Presider                                         Pastor Mark Helgeland

Organist & Choir Director                            Kirstin Olson

Scripture Reader                                            Julie Wollin       

Greeters                                              Ron & Julie Wollin

Communion Server                                    Connie Nordin

Acolytes                       Damon Slaathaug & Keely Olson

Ushers                                       Greg Olson & Joel Olson

Setting Three               Evangelical Lutheran Worship

Prelude and Announcements

Confession & Forgiveness                         pages 116-118

Hymn:”Come, Ye Thankful People, Come”             #693                                          Greeting & Kyrie                                       pages 138-139

Canticle of Praise “This is the Feast”        pages 140-141

Prayer of the Day (page 52)                                          page 142

Choir: “Shout For Joy To The Lord” by Douglas Nolan

First Reading: Zephaniah 1:7, 12-18

Psalm 90:1-8 (9-11)12                                                                                                 Second Reading: 1st Thessalonians 5:1-11

Gospel Acclamation: ”Alleluia”                        page 142       

Gospel:  Matthew 25:14-30 


Hymn: “We Give Thee but Thine Own”                 #686                                           The Third Article of the Apostles’ Creed          page 127

Prayers of Intercession                                      page 143


Offertory Hymn “Create in Me a Clean Heart”      #186

Offertory Prayer                                                page 143

Great Thanksgiving                                          page 144

Thanksgiving at the Table V (page 65)               page 145

Lord’s Prayer (right column)                                page 145

Canticle “Lamb of God”                                   page 146                                           

COMMUNION   “As the Grains of Wheat”         #465

Prayer, Blessing, Dismissal                              page 146

Hymn: “Now Thank We All Our God                    #840 Postlude










November 19,  2017


Tuesday:              9:00 WIC at First

Next Sunday:      9:30 Worship at First

                           10:30 Sunday School


Last date for Lamplighter articles is Friday, November



The Giving Tree  is up in the parish hall.  When you  take a name,  enter it on the list.  Please bring the wrapped gift back to church by December 15th.  Do not tape the Angel tag to the package.  Thank you.


The local Kittson unit of the Salvation Army is looking for individuals or groups to help with their annual Red Kettle Drive.  To volunteer or to request more information, call Jeff Hane at (218) 843-3686 during the day or (218) 843-2045 in the early evening.


We pray for  Everett Englund, Dan Goldstrand, Todd Carlson, Mark Peterson,  Kallen Jorgenson,   Margaret Kasprowicz,, Wanda Undeberg, Mona Rae Peterson,    Rodney Nelson, Twilla Waage,  


Twilla Waage’s address for the next few weeks will be

Twilla Waage

c/o Brittany Wollin

1549 8th Ave. So.  #3

Grand Forks, ND 58201















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