This Week’s Announcements

Building a Home from Home – Join Lakes Area Habitat For Humanity in their 24th Annual Dinner and Build a Home Auction. Join them for a half-hour of stories from their Family Partners. Hear what brought them to the Habitat program, how it changed their children’s lives, and celebrate a mortgage shredding with them. Help make a difference in another five family’s lives by joining in their Build A Home Auction, where you can purchase anything from a box of nails to trusses for a home. Tickets to the event are free! Join them at 6:30, Monday, June 22nd by clicking here for options on what platform you would like to join on at www.lakesareahabitat.org.

Mark your Calendars – Luther Crest Golf Scramble will be held Monday, August 3; more details coming soon.

Walk the Labyrinth – Jennifer and Darrell Pedersen have opened up their Labyrinth to the LOL congregation. On Wednesdays, we have set up times that are 45 minutes apart and will start at 7:30 am and go until 10:30 am. It takes about 30 minutes to walk through the Labyrinth, if you are interested, please email colleen@lolbaxter.org. We will send you the sign-up sheet and instructions.

New Member 101 Class – is for anyone interested in membership at Lord of Life and those seeking more information on Lord of Life’s mission and ministries. New Member 101 Class is a one-night event, and attendance is required by all who wish to become members of Lord of Life Lutheran Church. New Member 101 Class will be held by Zoom on Sunday, June 28 at 7 pm or Monday, June 29 at 7 pm. If you are interested in this event, please email colleen@lolbaxter.org for more information and to sign up.

Are you receiving the Good News Weekly? Every week on Friday afternoons, Lord of Life sends an email with information about the upcoming weeks worship services, education schedule, and other upcoming church events. Sign up via email to anne@lolbaxter.org.

Operation Sandwich will be distributing weekly lunch supply bags on Thursdays. Each bag will contain 5 days of lunch supplies for families, including bread, peanut butter, jelly, granola bars, fruit snacks, an additional snack of some kind, and fresh fruit and/or vegetables. If you would like to donate food items, they can be dropped off at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Brainerd. Items needed:

  • Creamy peanut butter (should not separate) 
  • Fruit jam or preserves
  • Fruit snacks
  • Granola bars (chewy and crunchy; kid-friendly) 
  • Yogurt covered raisins
  • Goldfish
  • GoGo Squeeze (Fruit and veggie blend)
  • Fruit cups (in natural juices)
  • Trail Mix
  • #10 paper bags
  • Cub & Costco gift cards (for purchase of fresh fruit)

If you are in need of a weekly lunch go to: https://www.bridgesofhopemn.org/operation-sandwich  and fill out the Lunch request form.

Christ in our Home – July, August, September Christ In Our Home daily devotions are available in the outside drop box at LOL.

Summer Stretch @ Home Edition – This year Summer Stretch will look a little different! Students entering 7th-9th grade will receive a weekly service challenge via email and our social media platforms. You are encouraged to complete the challenges at home or in your neighborhoods. When you’ve completed your challenge, share your pictures through social media, or email them to tim@lolbaxter.org.

Worshiping on Wednesdays and Sundays – Worship services are available on Facebook (click here), and YouTube (click LordofLifeBaxter), and can also be accessed by visiting lolBaxter.org.

Daily Devotions and prayer – Join us each weekday for prayerLIFE@12:45 on Facebook and at our YouTube Channel, LordofLifeBaxter.

Birthdays and Prayers for the week – Click here to see this Week’s Birthdays, Anniversaries, and Prayers.