A congregational meeting will be held on
September 11th (Rally Sunday) immediately after
worship to vote on changing the annual meeting
date in the constitution's by-laws to include
possibly holding the annual meeting in
No Meals on Wheels July
The Family Restaurant will be closed during this
Annual EKLC Family
And Pie Auction!
Sign up sheets for serving, clean up, donating
salads and baking pies are in the narthex. More
info to come!
EKL Youth Car Wash
For the EKLC Family
Reunion! More info to come!
Quilt Raffle August
A quilt has been
donated to our church to help defray the cost of
musical instruments and instrument yearly
maintenance. A raffle drawing will take place
at the Family Reunion on August 14. Tickets are
$1.00 each or 6 for $5.00 and will be available
during weekly worship until August 14. 100% of
the ticket sales will go toward future
care/tuning/repairs of our musical instruments
Choir It is time for EKLC choir to resume. WE
are looking for new members as well as our
returning members. We will practice on August
14th at 8 A.M. This will get us started on
pieces for September as well as review "All Day
Sunday Singing" to perform for the Second Annual
East Koshkonong Family Reunion and Pie Auction
on the 14th. Please consider joining us--we
Confirmation Class Summer
will be meeting August 14, after worship, for a confirmation
refresher. We’ll meet until about 12:30, and
lunch will be provided.
graders - these
sessions are not yet for you. Confirmation for
7th graders will start in the fall, when you
will join the 8th and 9th graders. Watch your
mail this month for more information to come!
Adult Bible Study Resumes
in the Fall!
September 6 at 10:00am
Beginning with 1 & 2 Corinthians. More info to
Drawing for Free
Would anyone like the piano in the sanctuary or
the upright in the Fellowship Hall? These are
both being offered without any cost. You would
be responsible for moving them to your home.
Put your name on a piece of paper in the shoebox
by the piano display in the narthex. There will
be a drawing on July 31st. Specify which piano
you would like.
Sign up for Pastor Brenda to visit you! Pastor
would like to visit you at home or at work if
you would like a visit. In the narthex, you
will find a clipboard sign up sheet for visits
from Pastor Brenda. Please sign up and she will
contact you to arrange a time to visit. Thank
Habitat: Faith Build Update
Thank you again
to everyone who has helped so far with our
Habitat project! You’re all such a valuable
asset to this ministry! Please take a look at
the blue Habitat board in the Narthex for photos
of our two June build dates and the “Bless the
We still have two more EKLC build dates coming
up in September, so if you want to build, PLEASE
September 6th - 5 slots available
Saturday, September 10th – 3 slots available
There is also a
“Fellowship” build day on Tuesday, August 30th
where you can sign up to work with members of
the other partner churches! Currently there are
2 slots available for that day, but they fill up
If you have NOT yet created your profile on
Habitat’s “Volunteer Hub” website, please do so
soon! Go to faith.habitatdane.volunteerhub.com
to create your profile. Forms are in the Narthex
to guide you through the set up process. If you
need ANY assistance, please contact Hilary
Terland at (608) 921-2123 and I will help you
get signed up so you can build. Anyone that does
not get signed up on Volunteer Hub, will not get
to build, so create your profile and sign up!!
THANK YOU to
everyone from EKLC that made it out for our two
June build days! Your hard work and dedication
was greatly appreciated!
This Week at EKLC:
Sunday, July 31, 2016
9:00 am Worship
10:00 am Fellowship Coffee Hour
10:30 am Mutual Ministry Committee Meeting
10:30 am Education Committee Meeting
Monday, August 1, 2016
5:30 pm Worship Committee Meeting
Tuesday, August 2, 2016
8:30 am Staff Meeting
9:30 am Prayers for Our People
11:00 am-2:00 pm Pastor’s office hours
Thursday, August 4, 2016
8:00 am-12:00 pm Pin & Sew
Saturday, August 6, 2016
9:00 am Church Property Weeding.
Sunday, August 7, 2016
9:00 am Worship
10:00 am Fellowship Coffee Hour NEEDED
& Worship Helpers
In case of severe weather, contact
the church office at 423-3017; or check this web site.
Church Council Minutes:
If you would like to receive prayer requests from the EKLC Prayer Chain by
email (or phone) please contact the church office, 608-423-3017. Together in
"Like" EKLC on Facebook!
Will you "like" the EKLC Facebook page?! Just
then click “LIKE” just under the ALTAR picture.
from Missionaries John & Amy Lindstrom.
Our plantings around the church are getting pretty
weedy. We will have a work day on August 6th starting at 9 to beautify the
area for our Second Annual East Koshkonong Family Reunion. Rain date will
be August 13th. MANY HANDS MAKE LIGHT WORK!
Cambridge Community Cafe Meal
At the Cambridge High School
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!! More information to come
“Keeping it Light”
Coffee Hour Hosts Needed…
The summer can be a busy time in our lives with vacations, family gatherings
etc… and even more reason for Sunday morning fellowship when you do have the
time! We are looking for volunteers to host some summer fellowship coffee
hours. Please know they can be very simple. Perhaps a package of
cookies….whatever is easy for you...even just making the coffee and
providing cold water! The sign up sheet is in the Friendship Hall. Thank
Cambridge Community Cafe: Free Meal
First Thursday of every month, 5:30-6:30 pm, Amundson Center, 200 Spring St., Cambridge
Fostering Friendship, Family and Fellowship within our
Community. Everyone is welcome.
August 4th is the next Cambridge Community Café!
The Cambridge Foundation will be hosting the MEAL AT THE LAKE RIPLEY PARK.
Come check out the new park shelter and bathrooms!!!! They will be serving:
fresh fruit, veggie tray, rotini salad, crab salad, coleslaw, ham and turkey
sandwiches and dessert. Meal will be served from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Cambridge Area Resource Team
Cambridge Area Resource Team (CART) provides confidential
assistance bringing together resources for our neighbors
(Individuals/Families/Elderly/Homeless) in our local community to help meet
their basic human needs.
for more information.
Click here for Food Pantry information.
Find out how you can volunteer and contribute.
Learn about the Food Pantry Garden.
Good Samaritan Fund
As we enjoy all the blessings that
God has granted to us there are still those in our communities who suffer
with financial struggles. Click here to
learn how you can give or receive help.
Comment cards are available in the pews inviting your
comments – good or bad (e.g. new idea; suggestions; things you like/don’t
like; items that need to be fixed, etc.) All comments will be reviewed by
Triumphant Quartet Christian Concert
August 9; The Fireside Theatre
A sign up sheet will be in the narthex in June.
The cost is $38.50 per person, this includes the
tip. Arrival time is 10:30 AM. Checks should be
made payable to WELCA by July 10th.
(updated…printed incorrectly in the June
mailing) If you have questions please call Sue
Repyak @ 423-4543. There are 30 reserved seats
so lets fill them all!