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Pastor's office hours:

Monday & Wednesday 4-6pm; Tuesday & Thursday 10-Noon and also by appointment. Pastor Lieske can be reached at 763-316-7828 or by email at chris.lieske@gmail.com

Join us for:

Please join us for Worship on:

  • Sunday 9:00 am
  • Monday 6:00 pm

Holy Communion is celebrated on the first and third Sundays of each month.

Sunday School & Adult Bible Study at 10:15am

God's people at Alive! serving:

December 3

Treats: Tom & Lisa Rowen, Jim & Cathy MacMinn

Ushers: Rich Dixon & Tom Rowen

December 10

Treats: Arlo & Chandra Brower, Chris & Michele Lieske

Ushers: Arlo Brower & Chet Drewelow

December 17

Treats: Josh & Brenda McDermott; Nathaniel & Jessica Sandvig

Ushers: Josh Mcdermott & Ed Swingley

December 24

Treats: Greg & Trisha Busse; Angie Erickson

Ushers: Rod Yonak & Ben Busse

December 31

Treats: Mapes

Ushers: Chet Drewelow & Scott Ludwig

November: Chantelle Kiphuth & Wendy Mapes
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AliveWelcome to Alive! Lutheran Church in Monticello

where lives are transformed, friendships are created and strengthened, tears are shed, laughter is heard, songs are sung, Christ is proclaimed and God is glorified!

A warm & hearty welcome to our members and our guests! It is a privilege and honor to worship our Crucified, Risen, Ascended & Glorified Lord with you. Alive! is the BIGGEST, little church in Monticello, and we are glad to have you here.  As always, make yourself at home, you are among family!

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  Voter's Meeting

Congregational Voters Assembly Meeting
Sunday Decmber 3, 2017 at 10:00AM (after Worship Service)
This is the annual review of the budget for Alive! Lutheran Church.  Voting members will be asked to vote to approve the presented budget.  Other agenda items include selecting congregational delegates to circuit forum and our district convention.

  Alive! Christmas Pageant! Dec. 10th at 9am

Please have your children meet in the Sunday school room at 8:30 a.m. on Dec. 10th. We will put on costumes, say a prayer, warm up our voices, and get organized.

Sunday School Dates to Remember:
December 3: Pageant practice in Sunday school + last day of class
December 9: Dress rehearsal + birthday party for Jesus 10am
December 10: Christmas Pageant during worship service at 9am
January 7: Sunday school resumes

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Alive Volunteer Opportunities

Head Usher - Alive! Lutheran is in need of a head usher. Please prayerfully consider this opportunity and speak with Scott Ludwig or Pastor Lieske if interested in being the head usher.

Board of Elders - Alive! Lutheran is in need of more elders. We currently have only two. Please prayerfully consider this opportunity and speak with Head Elder Scott Ludwig, Elder Ed Swingley or Pastor Lieske if interested in being an elder.

Drivers Wanted - Anyone who can provide a ride to and from church for some of our members, please let Pastor Lieske know.

Technical Team (Audio/Visual/Computer) - Running the computer (PowerPoint, etc.) & sound system at church. We currently have one individual, Josh McDermott, fulfilling all these tasks when needed. We
would like to have at least 1 or 2 more people who can help out when needed. Any computer competent persons (teens or adults) are encouraged to respond! Please contact Josh McDermott or speak with Pastor Lieske if this is of interest to you.

Play an instrument? Like to sing? Share your talents during worship and/or at special times during the church year. Please let Lois Mitchell (763-295-2577) or Pastor Lieske know if you are interested in sharing your musical talents at Alive!

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Alive Reminders

Become a fan of Alive!
and invite your friends, too!

  Electronic Giving (ACH) via LCEFs Joyful Response Program

Please consider signing up for Joyful Response, the electronic giving of offerings (ACH). Signing up is easy, and makes the giving process seamless for you and the church. For those who like to “drop” something in the collection plate each week, we have Joyful Response cards on the counter as you enter the narthex. Or use your offering envelopes with one of the cards in it. Simply write ACH on the outside. Joyful Response applications are available in the narthex on the information counter along with envelopes and labels for submitting the completed form, with a voided check enclosed, to the Treasurer. If you have concerns or questions, please contact one of the Co-Treasurers, Tom & Kara Gerold, or the Financial Co- Secretaries, Mary Johnson & Lisa Rowen.

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Alive Devotions

...because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, made us alive with Christ..."- Ephesians 2:4-5 <

  Publications and cards available
Please utilize the publications in the narthex (Portals of Prayer, Lutheran Witness & more) and take a copy home today! We have received a free supply of Lutheran Hour Ministries, Memorial and Special Occasion cards. They are available for you on the counter in the narthex next to the literature rack.
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