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ma‟s son, gave
a reading recentlyfrom his book
ma‟s home in
Crystal. The nov-el is based on
Emma‟s early life
in a small Kansastown. Copies arein our church li-brary.
Search Committee work underway
The Search Committee met with Regional Min-istry Partner Tammy Rottschaefer on Tuesday, Oc-tober 4. The committee is comprised of DeanCreighton and Mike Hesano, co-chairs, Max Hur-locker, Sandy Morgan, Serena Carlson, Arlene Hil-lestad, and Kirsten Cackoski, with Tom Curry andDeb Murphy being ex officio members. There is a
lot of “homework” (most of it information gathe
r-ing) to be done by the committee before they will
begin to look at candidates‟ papers. As of now,
there is no specific time frame other than to be asdiligent as possible with the work that needs to bedone.
Book Club list of reads for winter
New members are al-ways welcome to join
FCC‟s book club,
which meets monthly.You can come to anymeeting
no long-termcommitment required!Here is the lineup of books and meeting places forthe next several months:
The Red Scarf Girl
, Ji-Li Jiang:meeting will be at Barb and Allison Creighton'shome at 7 pm
by David Rhodes,meeting will be at Diane Hackett's home at 7pm
, George Eliot, meet-ing will be at Bobbie Hall's home at 7 pmContact the church office if you need addresses ordirections.
An appreciation, and a correction
Kirsten Cackoski wishes to express her apprec-iation on behalf of her family for the prayers andconcern shown at the loss of her sister-in-lawSharon Pell-Lie. We apologize for listing Sha-
ron‟s name incorrectly in the prayer list.
New Lectionary Group forming
Members from the three partner churches of the new Ministry Center (FCC, Lyndale, and Sa-lem) are launching a new lectionary study groupas a way to bring people from the churches to-gether for Bible study.The group plans to meet on Tuesday after-noons from 4 pm to 5:30 at Intermedia Arts(where Salem and Lyndale are currently housed),2822 Lyndale Ave. S.
We‟ll read, discuss
, and share responses tothe lectionary texts for the coming Sunday. Cof-fee and tea will be available.The first meeting will be Tuesday, Oct. 18.
Baby Bouler shower Oct. 23
The Carter Circle is hostinga shower for the soon-to-arrivebaby of Jennifer and ClydeBouler on Sunday, October 23,shortly after the worship ser-vice. All are welcome to join us.
The baby‟s gender is
not yetknown, so green and yellowgifts are welcome. You can find the family regis-tered at Babies-R-Us and Target.PS -
Jennifer‟s due date is October 31, so if B
a-by Bouler makes an early appearance before the23rd, we will reschedule.
Son reads from novel based on Em
ma Armstrong’s early years