Sunday bulletin


Karlstad, MN

Presider Pastor Caitlin Jensen

Organist & Choir Director Kirstin Olson

Reader Beth Murray

Greeters Wayne & Elaine Ruud

Communion Server Lori Anderson

Acolytes Volunteers

Ushers Shane Bothum & Beau Bothum

Setting Three Evangelical Lutheran Worship

Prelude and Announcements

Confession and Forgiveness pages 116-118

Hymn: “Lead Me, Guide Me” #768

Greeting and Kyrie pages 138-139

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

Prayer of the Day (page 47) page 142

Presentation of Bibles to Third Graders

First Reading: Exodus 32:7-14

Psalm 51:1-10

Second Reading: 1st Timothy 1:12-17

Gospel: Luke 15:1-10


Hymn: ”Amazing Grace, How Sweet the Sound” #779

Apostles’ Creed page 127

Prayers of Intercession

Sharing of the Peace

Offering Choir: “His Strength Is Our Song”

by John Parker and Stan Pethel

Offering Response “Create in Me a Clean Heart” #186

Offertory Prayer

The Great Thanksgiving page 144

Lord’s Prayer (right column) page 145

Communion“By Your Hand You Feed Your People”#469

Prayer, After Communion

Benediction, Dismissal

Hymn: ”Rejoice, Ye Pure in Heart!” #873



SEPTEMBER 15, 2019

Today: 4:30-6:30 Fall supper and bazaar

Tuesday: 9:00 WIC at First

Wednesday: 3:15 Confirmation

7:00 Choir Rehearsal

Thursday: 10:00 Communion at KHC

11:00 Ministerium at Nordhem

Next Sunday: 9:30 Worship at First

10:45 Sunday School

2:30-4:30 Roy Anderson birthday party

Third graders receiving Bibles today are:

Sophie Berberich Henry Britten Finley Duray

Jillian Duray Piper Olson Elin Reese

Elijah Sollund Baron Spilde Ella Strozyk Macie Walz

Pastor Caitlin will be teaching the 3rd graders how to use their Bibles on Sunday, September 22nd and Sunday, September 29th.

You are invited to a 90th birthday party for Roy Anderson on Sunday, September 22 from 2:30 – 4:30 at First Lutheran Church.

Young women’s Bible Study (ages 20’s and 30’s) starting October 1st at 7:00 p.m. We will be going through Alice Connor’s book “Fierce”. Bible study will be held at Pastor’s home. Please let Pastor Caitlin or Eldonna know so we can get books ordered. Cost of the book is around $10.00.

If you are interested in becoming a member of First Lutheran, contact Pastor Caitlin or Eldonna.

We pray for: Elaine Nordling, Cindy Adams, Mac Bailey, Peggy Porter, Julie Cerkowniak, Tom Stallock, Debbie Klopp, Wayne Anderson, Zoey Curtis, Shirley Hausauer. Jason Swoll, Ericka Gruneberg, Jessica Wubbels, Michael Andersen, Mark Peterson, Rodney Nelson