Ora Mae Droege 824-6326
St. Salvator Lutheran Church, Venedy
Rev. Art Eichhorn, Pastor
9:00 am Sunday School
10:00am Sunday Morning Worship Service: Jeremiah 1: 4-10; I Corinthians 12: 31 – 13: 13; Luke 4: 31-44
St. Johns United Church of Christ, Johannisburg
Rev. Bill Groennert, Pastor
8:30 am Sunday Morning Worship Service
8:30 am Sunday February 7, Souper Bowl Sunday. Your are asked to bring cans of soup for the Irvington Food Pantry
Please remember St John’s Mission Project for January and February is CHOW
“Faith does not come from striving, it comes from surrender.”
County United Church of Christ Clergy lunch was held at Kretzer’s Grill and Bar in Hoyleton Wednesday January 20.
Steve and Gina Droege attended the St Louis Blues vs Pittsburgh Penguins at Scottrade Center Monday January 18. Blues were the winners, 5-2!
David Droege of Millstadt made an appearance in the Johannisburg area Sunday
The following gathered at the home of Brian and Susan Wisneski Sunday, in honor of Susan’s Birthday: Stanley and Ora Mae Droege, Geri Wisneski, Blake Wisneski and Serena Grapperhaus and Ryker, Kyrsten Wisneski and Kyle Pingsterhaus, Dan and Janet Grapperhaus Howard and Cindy McHenry, Steve and Gina Droege, Mike and Kathy Borrenpohl, Jessica Eldridge, Luke Mense, Kevin and Chris Wisneski, Stan Toennies and Patty Eldridge, Deb Kuhl and Gary Sidell, Rhonda Kohrman and Chad Satterfield, Melissa Grapperhaus and Mylah.
Purple vs. Orange, Carrots used to be the color purple, not orange. Really?
Howard and Cindy McHenry arrived in Venedy Thursday for a stay and visit relatives and friends
“Don’t watch the clock, do what it does – Keep going.”
Holidays and Special Days
January – National Hobby Month
January 29 – National Puzzle Day
January 31 – Backward Day
February – American Heart Month
February 1 – National Freedom Day
February 2 – Ground Hog Day
Do you have your calendar marked?
St Peters U C C Okawville Wurst Markt in Educational Building Sunday February 14th. Serving 3 – 7 pm
Mollie B w/Squeezebox Friday April 22 at the Moose Lodge in Mascoutah. For more information call Lisa Krausz at (618) 604-5472
Children Learn What They Live:
If a child lives with criticism, he learns to condemn
If a child lives with ridicule, he learns to be shy
If a child lives with shame, he learns to feel guilty
If a child lives with tolerance, he learns to be patient
If a child lives with encouragement, he learns confidence
If a child lives with praise, he learns to appreciate
If a child lives with fairness, he learns to be just
If a child lives with security, he learns to have faith
If a child lives with approval, he learns to like himself
If a child lives with acceptance and friendship, he learns to find Love in the World
Your 4 week Happiness Plan; Week 2
Send a quick email each day to someone in your life, explaining why he of she is a blessing to you.
The happiest people are those whose hearts beat for others