This Week’s Announcements

Worship Survey – The Council is inviting you to share your thoughts about worship at Lord of lIfe. Please complete the 5 question survey being sent via email on June 19 to the email address you entered into CCB. If you would like to complete a paper survey, copies are located on the bulletin board in the Narthex. All responses will be kept anonymous. Please don’t include your name unless you would like to be contacted. We value your opinion and hope you’ll take a few moments to provide feedback to help guide the worship experience. Responses will be collected through June 30.

Time of Prayer – Join Pastor Steve in a Time of Prayer for our Country on Wednesday, July 4 at 12 pm in the Sanctuary. There will be no 6 pm worship service that night.

Operation Sandwich Donations and Volunteering – 800 lunches were served last week through Operation Sandwich and they are in need of donations.  They are in need of: granola bars, goldfish crackers, fruit snacks, peanut butter, jelly, fruit cups, squeeze applesauce and trail mix. Cash donations or gift cards can also be given to buy fresh produce. Donations can be dropped off at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 418 8th Ave NE, Brainerd. Operation Sandwich is also looking for volunteers for prepping the lunches and delivery. If you would like to help with this go to

Preschool VBS July 9-12 – from 9 am – 11:30 am For ages 3, 4 & 5-pre K. At Vacation Bible School (VBS) kids participate in exciting games and experience God’s Word in Bible stories and by exploring and creating through crafts, snacks and games. Cost is $15.00, family cap: $25.00. Sign up at

Day Camp July 9-12 – from 9 am – 4 pm for ages K-4th Grade. Fun activities are led by trained Luther Crest Bible Camp Counselors and are designed to give children an opportunity to grow their faith. Cost is $60. sign up at

Faithful Mothers – Join us this summer for Faithful Mothers. We will meet this summer on Wednesday mornings from 10 am to 11:30 am. Dates are June 20, July 11, 25 and August 8 & 22. Childcare is available.

Prayer Chain In-service – Pastor Steve will be teaching Lectio Divina at the Prayer Chain In-service on Sunday, June 24 at 10:15 am and Wednesday, June 27 at 6 pm. If you are interested in learning about Lectio Divina please sign-up in the Narthex for this event by Thursday, June 21.

Golf Outing & Fundraiser For Camp Onomia Campership Fund – Gather a group of four and join Camp Onomia for a great afternoon of golf. Monday, July 30 at 10 am. $75 a person: includes 18 holes, cart, fun and prizes! Registration forms in the Narthex or sign up by email:

Campfire Worship/Potluck – We will have a outdoor worship service on Wednesday, June 20, at 6 pm. Bring a dish to pass for our potluck supper; hotdogs are provided.