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VenedyDecember 2, 2015


Ora Mae Droege 824-6326

St. Salvator Lutheran Church, Venedy IL

Rev. Art Eichhorn, Pastor

Sunday School Christmas Program practice Sunday December 6, 8:30am until 10:00am in the Educational Building

10:00am Sunday Morning Worship Service – Mal. 3: 1 – 7, Phil. 1: 2 – 11, Luke 3: 1 – 20

7:00pm Sunday December 13 – Christmas Cantata

St. Johns United Church of Christ, Johannisburg, IL

Rev. Bill Groennert

8:30 am Sunday Morning Worship Service

Please remember St John’s Mission Project for November and December is New Athens Home

There are amazingly wonderful people in all walks of life, some familiar to us and others not. Stretch yourself and really get to know people. People are in many ways one of our greatest treasures.

Advent began Sunday November 29 where we lit the first candle in the Advent wreath and shared in the Advent reading at St John’s.

Five O’clock Thanksgiving dinner guest at the home of Stanley and Ora Mae Droege Thursday were, Steve and Gina Droege, Brian and Susan Wisneski, David and Tiffany Droege, Kyrsten Wisneski and Kyle Pingsterhaus

Seven is great! Giraffes and humans have the same number of bones in their neck, which is seven.

Don’t forget the 32nd Annual Country Christmas Stroll at Okawville Saturday December 5, 9 am – 5 pm and Sunday December 6, 11 am – 4 pm. Craft Fair, Flea Market and Vendor Show both days.

Paul and Jeanette Segelhorst visited with Edgar Holtgrewe on Thanksgiving Day at Memorial Hospital in Belleville

Respect is what we owe; Love, what we give.

Bizarre and Unique Holidays

December: Bingo Month

December 4 – Santa’s List Day. We hope you are on the “Nice” list

December 5 – Repeal Day, The 21st Amendment ends prohibition. I’ll drink to that!

December 7 – Pearl Harbor Day

December 9 – Christmas Card Day

Our best wishes for returning health to our friends having health issues at this time

Drive too Long,

Driver Snoozing

What Happens Next

Is not Amusing

Burma Shave

Say, Big Boy

To Go

Thru Life

How’d you Like

A Whiskered Wife

Burma Shave

Stomach Ache!





Burma Shave

Why were the Burma Shave jingles so universally loved? Because they were light-hearted and humorous in the hard times and war times.

The following dined together Friday evening at the home of Steve and Gina Droege for a post Thanksgiving gathering: David and Tiffany Droege, Ryan and Kayla Droege, Stanley and Ora Mae Droege, Paula and Dennis Sherman, Stephanie Fahrner and Gary Collins, Veronica Liszewski, Tim Sherman and Heather Wilkin and Keeghan, Patrick Fahrner and Caitie DuMontier, Haley Fahrner, Nathan Liszewski and Jenny Carroll, CeCe Sherman.

Paul and Jeanette Segelhorst attended the Baptism of Quinn Marie Gibbs at The First Methodist Church in Mt Vernon Saturday morning. Quinn is the daughter of Scott and Allie nee Haertling Gibbs

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.