This Week’s Announcements

Rally Day and Little Lamb Blessing – will be Wednesday, September 12, at 6 pm and Sunday, September 16, at 9 am and 10:30 am.

Would you like to help out with Kids’ Time during worship this fall? We are looking for leaders and helpers. If you would like to volunteer sign up in the Narthex.

Worship Forum – Join us on Wednesday, August 29, at 7 pm for a conversation and to provide recommendations to help enrich our worship service and music here at Lord of Life.

Fall Clothing Share – Start saving your clothing for the fall clothing share on Friday, October 12 & Saturday, October 13 from 9 am to 3 pm. We are also looking for volunteers to help with set up during the week and to help during the clothing share. If you would like to help mark your Connection Cards.

Faithful Mothers – Join us this fall for Faithful Mothers. We will meet on Wednesday mornings from 10 am to 11:30 am starting September 5 at Lord of Life.

SAIL. (Staying Active and Independent for Life) – Join us for the SAIL Program on Mondays and Wednesdays from 9 am -10 am in the Commons. This is a strength, balance and fitness evidence based program for adults 65 and older. It is similar to the Bone Builders, but has some additions.

Martha Circle – Is a women’s bible study and meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month (Sept.-June). They will meet September 11 at 7 pm location to be announced. For more information contact Sally Jacobsen at 218-829-1704.

Sarah Circle – Will have their first meeting September 11 at 1 pm at Lord of Life. Come for fellowship and Bible Study. If you would like more information contact Bugs Schmidt at 829-3864.

The Lakes Area Music Festival – comes to a close this weekend with a symphony orchestra finale titled Portraits of Innocence, taking place on Sunday, August 26 at 2pm in Tornstrom Auditorium. Two of the most dynamic musicians of our time, Christian Reif (conductor) and Julia Bullock (soprano) will lead the LAMF orchestra in Mahler’s mammoth fourth symphony. Visit for more information. No tickets required; donations accepted in lieu of ticket fees.

Join the Choir this Fall – Choir will start on Wednesday, September 5 at 7 pm in the Sanctuary.

Pray & Ponder Women’s Breakfast – Join us one Saturday each month from 9:00-11:00 a.m. for great food, conversation, inspiration and prayer. Our first Pray & Ponder will be Saturday, October 6th. Contact Wendy Adamson at with any questions.

The Lutheran Journal – Pick up your copy of “The Lutheran Journal” at the Welcome Center in the Narthex. This magazine is filled with great inspirational stories.

Men’s Breakfast – Join the Men’s Breakfast every Friday at 6:30 am at LOL for Bible study, fellowship, fun and food. For more information contact Ted Anderson at 218-831-1372.

Thursday Men’s Fellowship – Join us for Men’s Fellowship & Bible study on Thursdays at 10:00 a.m. For more information contact Ted Anderson 218-831-1372.

Calling all Knitters and Crocheters – Its not to early to start making scarves, hats and mittens for the giving tree. If you do not have yarn, there is some available.

Save the Date – Come and listen to Paul Douglas speak on Saturday, September 22 from 10 am to 12 pm at Lord of Life. Here about climate changes and how it could affect your family and the world, and more important what we can do about it.