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P.O.P.News
November 25th 2018
PRINCE OF PEACE LUTHERAN CHURCH
 
 
FAMILY MOVIE THIS SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1ST!!
Your family and friends are invited to a viewing of Disney’s Ralph Breaks the Internet.  Please join us on Saturday, December 1, at 9:30 AM at Hollywood Boulevard Cinema, 1001 75th St., Woodridge, IL. If you are able, please bring donations of non-perishable items to benefit the West Suburban Community Pantry.  (The popcorn is on us!) Space is limited.  RSVP to Kevin Jensen by calling 630-607-4049 or email Kevin.L.Jensen@thrivent.com. Please indicate the number of adults and children that will be attending.  Children must be accompanied by an adult.  Thrivent is a not-for-profit membership organization of Christians.  Our member-owners are joined in a movement of being wise with money, living generously and changing lives. Hosted by Kevin Jensen, Thrivent Financial Advisor.

PUPPET SHOW
The P.O.P. Players will be presenting a puppet show Sunday Dec. 2nd
 for the Children's Sermon. Mike Mouse and Jeff Giraffe
will be telling us all about the Church season of Advent.
A big thanks to Jackson Baker & Alex Milos for being the puppeteers.
We  hope to see all the children present for this production! 

CRECHE SUNDAY IS DECEMBER 2ND
REMINDER...look for your creche's to bring in!  Coffee and goodies will be served.   Hope to see YOU there!

IMPORTANT SCHEDULE CHANGE - SUNDAY SCHOOL
Please be aware that there will NOT be Sunday School on December 9th, 23rd and 30th

CHILDREN'S CHRISTMAS PROGRAM SUNDAY, DECEMBER 16TH
For this year's Children's Christmas program, we're still in need of an adult Hulk costume and an adult Wonder Woman costume.  Please email Vicki at vicki.zwart@gmail.com if you have either.  Our adult speaking roles have been filled!

CHRISTMAS COOKIE SALE
Sunday Dec. 16th before and after service
Real Homemade Christmas Cookies
Select your favorites and
 we will weigh and package them for you
$8.00 per pound.

2019 FLOWER CHART
The 2019 Flower Chart is now posted in the Narthex Hallway.  Please sign up to reserve your special dates.  Thank you!

CHRISTMAS FOOD AND GIFTS FOR FAMILIES
The list of Christmas food items and gifts that need to be purchased for families in need in Woodridge for the holidays is posted in the Narthex.  Please give generously and sign-up to help.  Please have items delivered to church by 9 am on Saturday, December 15th.

 
REMINDER…
If you haven’t already done so, please turn in your pledges to either the Church Office or put them in Nancy Karuhn’s box. Thank you.


NEW FUNDRAISER
Just in time for Christmas!!  Prince of Peace has been added to the Goodsearch listing of charities.  Here's how it works.  Go to www.Goodsearch.org and create an account.  Then, every time you need to search the web, go to www.goodsearch.org, make sure you are logged in and then enter the information you are looking for.  Every search earns a penny for POP!!  Additionally, you can use www.GoodShop.com and earn even more!  It doesn't cost you a thing other than the time to set up your account.  Spread the word and join the fun!  Let's see how much we can earn just doing what we would do anyhow!  For questions, please contact Lisa O'Reilly.


ANNUAL REPORTS DUE
Reports from all committee chairpersons are due in to Maureen (Admin. Asst) by Sunday, January 6th.  You can email them to: info@popwoodridge OR hand deliver them to the office.

DECEMBER LADIES LUNCH
Mark your calendars to join us on Tuesday, December 4th for our Ladies Lunch at Legends, Seven Bridges in Woodridge.  Please let Ruth know if you will be able to attend.

INFO WANTED
Do you have:  Committee information, thank you's, important dates, announcements or a celebration?  Please let the office know so that we can include the information in our weekly POP News, bulletin insert and calendar!  Thanks!!
 
 
DECEMBER BIRTHDAYS
 
Sharon Lindeman  12/4
Laurie Freeman  12/12
Caitlyn O'Reilly  12/12
James Funk  12/13
Linda Slusher  12/14
Joyce Breitenberg  12/16
Pastor Tim Seitz  12/18
Lois Cartwright  12/20
Emily Frost  12/20
Chris Ewert  12/20
Kristine Karuhn White  12/21
Kevin Zwart  12/23
Callilla Issangya  12/26
 
CHILDREN'S CHURCH
 
Angelina Stimac  12/18
 
               First Reading               Jeremiah 33:14-16
               Psalm                           25:1-10
              Second Reading         1 Thessalonians 3:9-13
              Gospel Reading           Luke 21:25-36
 
 
Worship Assistants for: December 2nd
Lector: Joyce Wettstaedt
Liturgist:  Jackson Baker
Acolyte:   Ben Baker
Altar Guild:
Host Family/Welcome Team: Baker Family
Sound-Video Board: Lisa O'Reilly
Counters: Stephanie Tarczon & Sharon Lindeman
Children's Church:  Karen Thompson
Prayers for strength and healing for  Lois Cartwright, Candy Nesbitt, Mary Paul, Sharon Lindeman,  Ted Donovan, Cameron LaMantia, Tracy LaMantia, Bob Jelinek, Cindy M. , and Marge A.
 
A prayer for strength and successful treatment of Mark’s cancer over the next six months.
 
A prayer for wisdom and guidance for Jody

A prayer for peace for Magdalena L.

A prayer of thanks for the BOOM Committee and all their fund raising efforts for our church community.
 
A prayer of Thanks for the Blessings of the meaningful and exciting messages from Pastor Tim each week
 
A prayer for guidance, comfort and peace for those who are going through the difficult time of adjustment after the loss of a beloved family member.
 
A prayer for healing and comfort for Niel Iversen, who has been diagnosed with cancer.
 
Prayers for peace and comfort and guidance for all those whose lives have been impacted by the hurricanes.
 
A prayer for safe travel for all 

A prayer for wisdom and guidance for the Prince of Peace council and community

A prayer of thanks for the faithfulness & caring of the Thursday Morning Bible Study group.
 
A prayer for all caregivers and a prayer of thanks for the many blessings of love and caring of family & friends.
 
 
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Our mailing address is:
*2600 W. 75th St.  Woodridge, IL  60517

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