The annual congregational meeting is scheduled for February 9th, 2020, following Sunday worship.  The annual meeting is for all voting members* of the congregation to review 2019, approve a ministry budget for 2020, elect congregational leaders for the coming 12 months, and set direction for the church.   Childcare will be provided during the meeting. 

 

Any written reports to be included in the printed book should be submitted by January 23rd to office@frenchcreeklutheran.org 

The nominating committee is seeking nominees for leadership positions.  You can read about those positions and suggest someone (or yourself). Nominations for Church Council and leadership 2020

Worship on February 9th is a special service of hymns and readings for Epiphany: “Light Dawns on a Weary World.” Lunch will be served following the meeting. Thank you to Sheryl Henderson and team for the meal.  

 

*”Voting members” are confirmed members of the congregation (through affirmation of baptism or new member affirmation or adult baptism) who have participated in communion and have a financial contribution of record in 2019 or 2020. 

French Creek Lutheran Church is seeking applications for our part-time Office Manager position. To apply, please follow these instructions:

  1. email your letter of interest as an attachment
  2. to: pastor@frenchcreeklutheran.org
  3. cc: council@frenchcreeklutheran.org
  4. You are welcomed  (but not required) to include a resume or other support for your application.

Position description: Office manager, 12 hours/week, 12-month appointment
Starting pay: $11/hour, negotiable based on experience
Reports to: in general administrative matters – pastor; in bookkeeping matters – council treasurer.

Summary: The Office Manager of French Creek Lutheran Church will work to support the ministry of the congregation and pastor through organization and operation of the church office and communication channels

Duties and responsibilities:
Daily: General administrative duties
Be a welcoming presence, answer phones, check and respond to voicemail and email messages, open and sort mail. Disseminate as appropriate
Engage in regular communication, collaboration, and project management with pastor
Identify opportunities and make recommendations to become more effective and efficient in communication, community engagement, volunteer support and ministry

Weekly: Support for Worship services 
Prepare bulletins, inserts and other media needed for each service
Prepare materials needed by worship leaders
Confirm participation of volunteers and leaders
Record attendance, communion, and contact information from friendship pads and guest book. Relay visitor info to pastor and hospitality volunteers.
Board of Education support
Organize and help leaders with materials as needed
Coordinate volunteers
Weekly: Communication
Collaborate with leaders on the management of Web, social media, calendar, e-mail, and other means of communication and promotion of church activities
Bookkeeping
Ensure timely payment of bills under supervision of elected treasurer
Record memorial gifts

Monthly: Council support
Prepare materials for monthly meetings
Follow-up on council actions
Communication / administration
Prepare and distribute monthly newsletter
Maintain church official record book and member database
Monthly: Bookkeeping
Monthly audit meeting with treasurer. Prepare financial statement for council report

Annually:
Support council and committees as they prepare annual congregation reports (in conjunction with pastor).
Support council treasurer in preparation of annual financial report

As needed:
Manage altar guild supply needs
Support work of Minster of Music as requested
Prepare flyers and announcements of upcoming events
Purchase/order office and worship supplies
Prepare mailings as directed by pastor or council president
Arrange for maintenance of office equipment
Maintain files/records of building and facilities items; support trustees in recording and retrieving such information
Update phone messages, church sign, local newspaper announcements, etc.

Come back to camp! Join us for a fun run on the beautiful trails of Sugar Creek. Stay for the annual Sugar Creek auction and a slice or two of delicious pie!     All proceeds benefit the ministries of Sugar Creek. Register by August 21 for a guaranteed free t-shirt!

All 2019 campers participate for just $5!

Register online: https://scbc5k2019.eventbrite.com

Click here for a paper registration form.

9/1 John 18:28-32
9/2 Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23
9/3 Psalm 106:1-6, 13-23, 47-48
9/4 Deuteronomy 4:15-20
9/5 Mark 7:9-23
9/6 Psalm 146
9/7 Romans 2:12-16
9/8 Isaiah 33:1-9
9/9 Mark 7:24-37
9/10 Isaiah 38:10-20
9/11 Hebrews 12:3-13
9/12 Matthew 17:14-21
9/13 Psalm 116:1-9
9/14 John 3:13-17
9/15 Matthew 21:23-32
9/16 Mark 8:27-38
9/17 Psalm 119:169-176
9/18 Colossians 3:1-11
9/19 John 7:25-36
9/20 Psalm 54
9/21 Matthew 9:9-13
9/22 2 Kings 17:5-18
9/23 Mark 9:30-37
9/24 Psalm 139:1-18
9/25 James 5:1-6
9/26 Jeremiah 1:4-10
9/27 Psalm 19:7-14
9/28 Acts 12:20-25
9/29 Luke 10:17-20
9/30 Mark 9:38-50
8/1 Isaiah 25:6-10a
8/2 Psalm 78:23-29
8/3 1 Corinthians 11:27-34
8/4 Exodus 13:3-10
8/5 John 6:24-35
8/6 Psalm 107:1-3, 33-43
8/7 1 Corinthians 12:27-31
8/8 Mark 8:1-10
8/9 Psalm 34:1-8
8/10 Galatians 6:1-10
8/11 Matthew 7:7-11
8/12 John 6:35, 41-51
8/13 Psalm 81
8/14 2 Peter 3:14-18
8/15 Luke 1:46-55
8/16 Psalm 34:9-14
8/17 Romans 16:17-20
8/18 John 4:7-26
8/19 John 6:51-58
8/20 Psalm 36
8/21 Acts 7:9-16
8/22 Genesis 47:13-26
8/23 Psalm 34:15-22
8/24 John 1:43-51
8/25 Luke 11:5-13
8/26 John 6:56-69
8/27 Psalm 119:97-104
8/28 Nehemiah 9:16-31
8/29 Isaiah 33:10-16
8/30 Psalm 15
8/31 James 1:9-16
7/1 Mark 5:21-43
7/2 Psalm 88
7/3 John 14:1-7
7/4 2 Kings 20:1-11
7/5 Psalm 123
7/6 2 Corinthians 10:7-11
7/7 Matthew 8:18-22
7/8 Mark 6:1-13
7/9 Psalm 119:81-88
7/10 James 5:7-12
7/11 John 7:1-9
7/12 Psalm 85:8-13
7/13 Colossians 4:2-18
7/14 Luke 1:57-80
7/15 Mark 6:14-29
7/16 Psalm 142
7/17 Amos 9:1-4
7/18 Luke 7:31-35
7/19 Psalm 23
7/20 Jeremiah 10:17-25
7/21 Luke 18:35-43
7/22 Mark 6:30-34, 53-56
7/23 John 20:1-2, 11-18
7/24 Psalm 100
7/25 Mark 10:35-45
7/26 Psalm 145:10-18
7/27 Colossians 3:12-17
7/28 2 Kings 4:38-41
7/29 John 6:1-21
7/30 Psalm 111
7/31 Romans 15:22-33
6/1 Psalm 81:1-10
6/2 Leviticus 24:5-9
6/3 Mark 2:23-3:6
6/4 Psalm 78:1-4, 52-72
6/5 Acts 15:1-5, 22-35
6/6 John 5:1-18
6/7 Psalm 130
6/8 2 Corinthians 5:1-5
6/9 Genesis 2:4b-14
6/10  Mark 3:20-35
6/11 Acts 11:19-30; 13:1-3
6/12 Psalm 74
6/13 Luke 11:14-28
6/14 Psalm 92:1-4, 12-15
6/15 Hebrews 11:4-7
6/16 Mark 4:1-20
6/17 Mark 4:26-34
6/18 Psalm 52
6/19 Revelation 21:22-22:5
6/20 Luke 6:43-45
6/21 Psalm 107:1-3, 23-32
6/22 Acts 21:1-16
6/23 Luke 21:25-28
6/24 Mark 4:35-41
6/25 Luke 1:57-67
6/26 Psalm 65
6/27 Mark 6:45-52
6/28 Psalm 30
6/29 John 21:15-19
6/30 Lamentations 2:18-22
5/1 John 14:8-14
5/2 John 14:18-31
5/3 Psalm 98
5/4 Acts 10:34-43
5/5 Deuteronomy 15:9-17
5/6 John 15:9-17
5/7 Psalm 93
5/8 1 Timothy 6:13-16
5/9 Deuteronomy 11:18-21 
5/10 Luke 24:44-53 
5/11 Psalm 47
5/12 John 16:4-11
5/13 John 17:6-19
5/14 Luke 6:12-16
5/15 Psalm 115
5/16 John 16:16-24
5/17 Psalm 33:12-22
5/18 1 Corinthians 15:50-57
5/19 Romans 8:14-17, 22-27
5/20 John 15:26-27; 16:4b-15
5/21 Psalm 104:24-34, 35b 
5/22 1 Corinthians 12:12-27
5/23 Ezekiel 37:1-14
5/24 Psalm 29
5/25 Romans 8:9-11
5/26 John 15:18-20, 26-27
5/27 John 3:1-17
5/28 Psalm 20
5/29 1 Corinthians 2:1-10
5/30 Numbers 6:22-27

Scholarships

at French Creek

Keyboard Scholarships 

Download here: 

Keyboard scholarship form

The French Creek Foundation offers scholarship for keyboard students who are members of French Creek Lutheran Church. Applicants may receive two scholarships per year.  Application forms can be found on the bulletin board at the back of the worship room, and should be submitted to Gary Eckman by June 30. (or mail to attn: Foundation) 

 

 

Camp Scholarships

Download here: 

Campership form

 The French Creek congregation is pleased to support those members who attend Sugar Creek Bible Camp or Luther Park Bible Camp. Such scholarships are available for youth campers or family camp.  Scholarship forms are available on the bulletin board at the back of the worship room. They should be submitted to Cheri Brudos or Pastor Anna as soon as a student is registered.  (or mail to attn: Treasurer)

 

How to Apply

Download an application form today. Return to

French Creek Lutheran Church

attn: Foundation (keyboard)

or attn: Treasuruer (camp)

N23007 County Road T

Ettrick, WI 54627