Ora Mae Droege 824-6326
St. Salvator Lutheran Church, Venedy IL
Rev. Art Eichhorn, Pastor
No New Years Eve Services
9:00 am Sunday School
10:00am Sunday Morning Worship Service: I Kings 3: 4 – 15; Ephesians 1: 3 – 14; Luke 2: 40 – 52
January 6th, Wednesday Epiphany Scripture readings: Isaiah 60: 1 – 6; Ephesians 3: 1 – 12; Matt 2: 1 – 12
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 January and February is The CHOW Program in Okawville.
Don’t judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.
Santa arrived in Venedy Tuesday evening, checking on who was naughty or nice.
Members and guests attended Christmas Eve Services Thursday evening at St. John’s U.C.C. Johannisburg’s little white church along the road. The Sunday School students, Hayden Heintz and Peirson Krewinghaus, had a great performance along with the members that participated in the service. The offering was given to Colin Diekemper, son of Andy and Michelle, Grandson of Jeff and Karen Jones and Great-Grandson of Melva Doelling.
Christmas Eve guests at the home of Steve and Gina Droege were Ed and Laura Paszkiewicz, Stanley and Ora Mae Droege, David and Tiffany Droege, Stephanie Fahrner and Gary Collins.
Visitors at the home of Paul and Jeanette Segelhorst after Christmas Eve Services were, Pastor Art Eichhorn, the Haertling and Streuter Families and the Deckers from Nebraska.
Howard and Cindy McHenry arrived in Venedy Christmas Day and hosted the family Christmas on Friday. In attendance were Stanley and Ora Mae Droege, Steve and Gina Droege, Brian and Susan Wisneski, Kyrsten Wisneski, Kyle Pingsterhaus, Blake Wisneski and Serena Grapperhaus and their son Ryker, David and Tiffany Droege.
You can’t live on yesterday’s victories and expect a winner today.
Unique January Holidays
January 1 – New Year’s Day
January 3 – Festival of Sleep Day
January 5 – National Bird Day
January 6 – Cuddle Up Day
Steve and Gina Droege treated Stanley and Ora Mae Droege to lunch Wednesday at the Shrine of Our Lady of the Snow Restaurant.
Don’t forget the New Year’s Day Dance at the Okawville Community Club Hall Friday from 2pm till 7pm with The Heritage and The Rendition bands.
Ryan and Kayla Droege of Jackson, MO arrived at the home of Steve and Gina Droege on Saturday for a post Christmas visit.
They also visited at the home of Stanley and Ora Mae Droege Saturday evening.
On Sunday, Steve and Gina Droege, David and Tiffany Droege of Millstadt and Ryan and Kayla Droege of Jackson, MO were among family and friends at the home of her sister Stephanie Fahrner in Freeburg for the Paszkiewicz family Christmas lunch.
You’ll Love Your Wife
You’ll Love Her Paw
You’ll Even Love
If You Use
Your Beauty Boys
What Skin You’ve Got
You Ought to Keep
His Tenor Voice
She Thought Divine
Thank God for dirty dishes
They have a tale to tell
While others go hungry
We’re eating very well
With home and health and happiness
We shouldn’t want to fuss
For by this stack of evidence
God is very good to us!