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Lenten Services
Please join us for midweek Lenten services from Ash Wednesday (3/6) through April 10th. Services will be at 11:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. every Wednesday. Holy Week services will be on:
Palm Sunday - April 14th
Maundy Thursday - April 18th
Good Friday - April 19th
Holy Saturday - April 20th
Easter Sunday - April 21st

Color God's Word: March 9th from 1:00-3:00 p.m.
"When we create we echo the heart of our creative God who designed everything and gave us the capacity to recognize beauty." -Christian Coloring Book
Come for an afternoon of adult fellowship, relaxation, and creativity while exploring the current trend of adult coloring books. No need to have artistic talent. Bible-themed coloring pages and coloring supplies will be provided; bring your own pencils, markers, etc. if you have them. Snacks and beverages will also be provided. This is an adults-only event, and free babysitting will be available. Please sign up on the table in the narthex - reservation required.

Daylight Savings Time Begins
Be sure to set your clocks one hour forward on Saturday, March 9th!

"Lunch Bags"
All women are invited to join the Lunch Bags at their monthly lunches. The group gathers at 11:30 a.m. on one Tuesday each month. Please call the contact person to reserve your spot.
March 19th: Zaffiro's near Marcus Theater in Mequon. Contact Ardy Fiebig.
April 16th: First Watch, N. Port Washington Rd. Contact Eldona Hahm.
May 21st: Zarletti's, 1515 W. Mequon Rd. Contact Rhoda Tews.
June 18th: Chuck's, Main St. in Thiensville. Contact Linda Prenzlow.

End of March Book Discussion Group
You are invited to join a book discussion group led by Wendy Seaman. Snow Day, by Billy Coffey, is both humorous and insightful - a great Lenten read. Please let Wendy know which gathering time would work best for you:
Friday, March 19th, at 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, March 30th, at 10:00 a.m.
Sunday, March 31st, at 1:00 p.m.

Beginning Machine Sewing Class: March 30th from 1:00-4:00
If you have ever wondered just where to start with your sewing machine, please consider joining this class meant for absolute beginners! We will address setting up your machine, sewing a straight line, turning a corner, and sewing around curves, inserting a zipper, and making a buttonhole. You will make a bowl cozy and a zippered box bag in the course's time! This class will be taught by Barbara Guidinger and Karen Canapa on Saturday, March 30th, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Class fee is $40 and covers project materials. A working sewing machine is required. Class size is limited to 8 people ages 16 and older. Sign up on the form in the narthex. Please contact Karen Canapa for additional details.

Service Club Seeking Humane Society Donations by April 7th
The Beautiful Savior Service Club is collecting donations for the Wisconsin Humane Society Ozaukee Campus. Their top needs are dog and cat food, ziploc bags (1 gallon and jumbo size), facial tissue, baby wipes, and soft dog treats. Please leave all items in the marked containers in Beautiful Savior's entryway by April 7th. The youth of the Service Club appreciate your support and assistance!

Spring Rummage Sale: May 4th
Start thinking about setting aside gently used items for our spring rummage sale, which will be held on May 4th.

Parents' Night Out
Children between the ages of 2 and 10 can be dropped off at church from 5:30-7:30 p.m. for free supervision, crafts, games, and movies. The remaining date is May 10th. Please make sure to sign up in the back of the sanctuary no later than a week before the event. Volunteers to help with these events are most welcome. Any questions, please see Amy Canapa.

Save the date for VBS 2019: August 5th-9th
Vacation Bible School will take place Monday through Friday, August 5th-9th. This year's theme is Miraculous Mission. More information will be coming, and you can explore

Oberammergau 2020
Pastor Hillenbrand is leading an 11-day tour to Oberammergau in 2020. The trip will include Prague, Bratislava, Budapest, Vienna, Oberammergau and Passion Play, and Munich. Airfare/meal inclusive cost is $4449 per person/double occupancy. Likely leaving June 29th, 2020. Brochures are available in the narthex.

Board Games Wanted
We are collecting gently used board games to use with the Karenni families. Some will be helpful in teaching numbers, colors, math skills, etc., and some will be given to the families. Thank you very much!

Prayer Shawl Ministry
If you are a knitter, you are invited to become part of a Prayer Shawl Ministry for the benefit of those on our prayer list and for a mission project. You would be doing this on your own time and at your convenience. The pattern is very simple, and as shawls are completed, they are blessed by the pastor and then distributed. For more information, please contact Jo Fenske.


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Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church - LCMS
Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church | 11313 N. Riverland Road
Mequon, WI 53092 | (262) 242-6650 |