News and Notes

Mount Calvary Lutheran Church
News and Notes
April 11, 2020

Welcome to Mount Calvary Lutheran Church

One word to describe Mount Calvary, Janesville?  Jesus. 

Everything we do is centered on who Jesus is and what He does for us.

 As we worship Him, learn about Him, and are empowered by Him to care for others, we invite you to join us in the adventure of following Jesus.

WORSHIP SERVICES

Sunday 9:00 am – Monday 6:30 pm

Live Stream:  Sunday 9:00 am & Wednesday 7:00 pm – Facebook Live

(or watch the recorded message at a later time)

  • Elder’s Meeting                              Tuesday, April 13th 5:30 pm
  • Church Council Meeting               Tuesday, April 13th 7:00 pm
  • LWIM Exec. Board Meeting                 Wednesday, April 14th 10:30 am
  • LWIM Meeting                                           Wednesday, April 14th 12:00 pm
  • American Red Cross Blood Drive        Friday, April 23rd 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • Voter’s Meeting                                  Sunday, April 25th 10:15 am
  • Youth Trip                                          June 28 – July 2

PORTALS OF PRAYER—The new Portals of Prayer for April thru June are now available for pickup.  If you are unable to pick yours up and would like a copy mailed to you, please give the office a call at 608-754-4145.

Please join us for

In Person & Live Streamed
“Adult Bible Study”
Sundays 10:15 am – 11:15 am


OPPORTUNITY TO SERVE—We are looking for volunteers to help operate the A/V system, as well as streaming it on-line.  This would involve advancing the slides and setting up the streaming.  We offer extensive training and support.  If you are interested or have any questions, please contact Tim Bremel at 608-751-3609 or tim.bremel@gmail.com.

DON’T FORGET YOUR SCRIP CARDS—Script has more than 700 retailers available to you.  The more you shop with scrip cards purchased here at Mt. Calvary, the more our earnings grow to fund ourChristian Education Ministry.  Scrip cards are available for purchase before our 9:00 service or please contact the office at secretary@mountcalvaryjanesville.org (608) 754-4145 or Mary Oren at (608) 884-8831 mjoren@frontier.com.

You can also purchase “Electronic” Scrip Gift Cards through RaiseRight’s mobile app from your phone instantly. To get started just go to your App Store and download “RaiseRight Fundraising”, click on “Join a Program” and enter Enrollment Code 8LDFEA5B28683.  That will tie all your “E” Scrip Gift Card purchases directly to Mt. Calvary.  Then create your own account and you are all set to go.

You shopAmazon gives!

Do you already use and love Amazon?  How about using AmazonSmile!  The same great Amazon you love but with .05% of the profits being automatically donated to Mt. Calvary! Register to support Mt. Calvary by going to www.smile.amazon.com and search for MT Calvary Lutheran Church, Janesville.  Select us as your charity and then each time you shop, make sure you are signed into www.smile.amazon.com.  It’s that easy!

Mt. Calvary Youth Ministry

MT. CALVARY YOUTH GROUP—

  • Pray * Talk * Play

Come and join in the fun!  Bring a Friend!  Youth Group meets weekly on Sunday evenings from6:00 pm – 8:00 pm.   Any questions, please contact Molly at 419-438-1870

SUNDAY SCHOOL & CHILDREN’S MESSAGE VIDEOS

  • Children’s Message Videos take place Sundays at 12:00 pm on Facebook.

https://www.facebook.com/mountcalvaryjanesville.

  • Sunday School is taking place not in person, but through a hybrid model using to-go kits and apps.  Families should sign up with Molly, so that the appropriate number of kits can be assembled and available.  Kits will be available for pick up on Sunday mornings or by appointment. Text Molly at 419-438-1870 or Email  mtc_edu@yahoo.com.

SIMPLY GIVING ELECTRONIC FUNDS TRANSFER—provides a convenient way to make financial contributions to our church on a weekly, monthly, or yearly basis.  You can sign up to have your offering to our Lord drawn automatically from an account you designate.  It is easy, convenient, and a consistent way to give.  If you are interested, please sign up at https://mountcalvaryjanesville.org/electronic-giving/ or contact Dawn Enerson at 608-754-4145 for additional information and/or help.

Serving Us Next Week – 4/11 – 4/12

Pastor…………….….….….…..…………………………..…….Rev. David Bergelin

DCE……………………………………………….….…………Molly Bergelin

Elder of the Month……………………..….…..…………………..Paul Norland

Organist…………………………….……………………………Joanne Bosben

Altar Guild of the Month………………….….Janet McLaughlin/Wanda Geske

Technology Sunday 9:00 am…………………..….…….Tim and Starla Bremel

Technology Monday 6:30 pm………….………….……Mike and Wanda Geske

Serving Us Next Week – 4/18 – 4/19

Pastor…………….….….….…..…………………………..…….Rev. David Bergelin

DCE……………………………………………….….…………Molly Bergelin

Elder of the Month……………………..….…..…………………..Paul Norland

Organist…………………………….……………………………Joanne Bosben

Altar Guild of the Month………………….….Janet McLaughlin/Wanda Geske

Technology Sunday 9:00 am…………..……..….…….Tim and Tammy Brown Technology Monday 6:30 pm………….………….……Mike and Wanda Geske

Today, April 11

9:00 am………….…………………………………………………Worship Service

10:15 am…………………………………………………………..Adult Bible Study

12:00 pm…………………………………….Children’s Message Video (Facebook)

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm………………………..……………………………Youth Group

      Monday, April 12

      6:30 pm………………………………………………….…………Worship Service

Tuesday, April 13          

      5:30 pm……………………………………………………………..Elder’s Meeting

      7:00 pm…………………………………………………….Church Council Meeting

Wednesday, April 14

      10:30 am……………………………..………………..LWIM Exec. Board Meeting

      12:00 pm……………………………………………….……………LWIM Meeting

      6:00 pm – 7:00 pm…………………………..…………………..Confirmation Class

      Thursday, April 15

      7:00 pm…………………………………………………….……..Men’s Bible Study

      Friday, April 16

      Office Closed

Saturday, April 17

      Office Closed

Sunday, April 18

9:00 am…………………..….………………Worship Service with Holy Communion

10:15 am ……………………………………………………………Adult Bible Study

6:00 pm – 8:00 pm……………………….………..……………………..Youth Group