The Wolf River Circuit of the Lutheran Women’s Missionary Society will hold its 30th year Fall Rally on Saturday, October 20, 2012 at St. John’s Ev. Lutheran Church, 8580 37th Ave. in Fremont, WI. The theme for the rally is “God is our Refuge and Strength”.
Registration begins at 8:00 A.M. with opening devotion by Pastor Paul Fritz at 9:00 A.M.
Pastor Phil Merten of Wisconsin Lutheran Institutional Ministries (WLIM) will be the guest speaker. His presentation will focus on how he proclaims God’s forgiveness and love to those afflicted with alcoholism and drug abuse and how to equip us as family members and friends to give support to God’s Glory. Pastor Jeff Mahnke, International LWMS Board member will also give a brief presentation. A Bible study will follow, led by Pastor Preston Heuer. There will be a business meeting and Pastor Loren Fritz will lead the closing devotion.
A luncheon will be served at noon by the ladies of St. John’s to close the Rally.
Child care will be provided and an elevator is available. Visitors are always welcome.
Circuit member congregations include: Bethlehem, Hortonville; Divine Savior, Shawano; Emanuel, New London; Grace, Sugar Bush; Immanuel, Black Creek; Immanuel, Greenville; Immanuel, Waupaca; Messiah, Shiocton; Peace, Wautoma; St. John’s, East Bloomfield; St. John’s, Town of Center-Appleton; St. Paul’s Stephensville-Hortonville; St. Peter’s, Weyauwega; Trinity, Ellington-Appleton; Trinity, Redgranite; and Zion, Readfield. The LWMS was organized in 1964 to help support Mission Programs of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS).