Weekly Newsletter of Memorial Lutheran Church                                 Houston, Texas
Memorial Messenger
20 July 2018
VBS Starts Monday!
Memorial Lutheran Church and School will hold Vacation Bible School NEXT WEEK, 23-27 July 2018, 9:00 AM- 12:00 PM. The theme will be "Baptized into Christ". We hope to see your children there!

Registration begins at 8:00 AM Monday or you can register your children Online now to get ahead of the curve.

Volunteers are needed for VBS from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM Monday through Friday. Volunteers may register here .
From the Pastor
Something to Eat
    The feeding of the 5,000 is without a doubt one of Jesus' best-known miracles.  It is popular with all due to our Lord's helping those who were in real need.  
   The miraculous power shown by Jesus while turning five loaves of bread and two fish into a meal that fed 5,000 men (not to mention wives and children) is certainly clear evidence of Jesus' divine nature.  
    In addition to the demonstration of divine power, the feeding of the 5,000 also teaches us that that there is always enough Jesus to go around for everybody.  
    Whether it is bread and fish for the feeding of the 5,000 or the forgiveness of sins for the entire world, Jesus alone is able, is desirous, and has provided for our most important needs; including the full forgiveness of our sins.    
Sunday's Scripture Readings & Hymns
Hymns: LSB  909, 644, 642, 683, 793
Position Available
Memorial Lutheran Church & School is seeking to hire a Director of Finance and Administration. Interested parties should possess a degree in Business or Accounting and have experience as a controller or accounting manager with full accounting and financial reporting responsibility.

This position will manage all of the business and financial aspects of the church and school (EC-8th), overseeing a staff of six administrative professionals while reporting to the church's Board of Finance and Senior Pastor.

Knowledge of non-profit accounting procedures, Quickbooks, and LCMS theological tenets are preferred.

For additional information please contact Steve Reavis at 713 515 7673 , or contact Tessa Pernoud at the church office at 713 782 6079.
If you have suggestions about things that you'd like to see in the Memorial Messenger, please let the office staff know. We would love to hear from you.

Sincerely,
Rev. Dr. Scott R. Murray
Senior Pastor
Memorial Lutheran Church and School
In This Issue
Let Us Pray
For Michael Koutsodontis as he continues treatment

For LouAnn Webber as she continues treatment

For John Wagner, may he have strength as he approaches and recovers from surgery

For those families affected by the floods from Hurricane Harvey
Summer Sunday School Sign-Up
In order to keep summer Sunday school open, we need your help. Please consider co-teaching a class or two. We still have openings:

Date Teachers Needed
22 July 3
29 July 3
5 August 2
12 August 2
19 August 4
26 August 1

Click here to sign up!
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5800 Westheimer Rd.
Houston, TX 77057


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