St. John Norrona Newsletter

 March 2024

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Scripture Lessons

March 3, 2024:

Exodus 20:1-17                 Psalm 19

1 Corinthians 1:18-25        John 2:13-22

March 10, 2024:

Numbers 21:4-9              Psalm 107:1-3, 17-22

Ephesians 2:1-10               John 3:14-21

March 17, 2024:

Jeremiah 31:31-34             Psalm 51:1-12

Hebrews 5:5-10                 John 12:20-33

March 24, 2024:

Isaiah 50:4-9a                    Psalm 31:9-16

Philippians 2:5-11              Mark 15:1-39(40-47)

March 31, 2024:

Acts 10:34-43                 Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24

1 Corinthians 15:1-11        Mark 16:1-8


World Day Of Prayer

World Day of Prayer Worship Service is on Friday March 1st at 1:30 pm at St. John.

Norrona Lutheran Church

2024 Financial Report


Norrona Revenue

*Regular Sunday Offering (envelopes,

benevolence/missions (including CLWR),

loose, and other Norrona regular offering)    $1,345.00

*Other revenue (e.g. bank interest, Norrona

fundraising, and other Norrona-specific

revenue)                                                        $     66.77

Total Revenue                   $1,411.77

Norrona Expenses

Paid to St. John

*Norrona portion of Parish Expenses (e.g.

Pastor salary, benefits, EI, mileage, Pulpit

Supply, office & worship supplies, telephone

office secretary)                                          $2,027.56

*Norrona Congregational Expenses (e.g.

maintenance, insurance, utilities, fundraising,

worship & office supplies, organist)             $   556.47

*Missions of the Church (e.g. Sask. Synod,

CLWR, and other Norrona specific mission

projects)                                                     $     95.00

Total Expenses                  $2,679.03

Balance                          (-$1,267.26)


If anyone would like to donate to LAMP (LAMP is a cross-cultural ministry sharing Jesus Christ with God’s people in remote areas of Canada), this can be done by mailing cheques payable to LAMP to 4966-92 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T6B 2V4 or visit

St. John Lutheran Church

Monthly Financial Summary

January 2024


Total regular offering (includes for

our church, CLWR, Benevolence,

Kinasao and preauthorized monthly giving)     6,980.00

Total other revenue (e.g. rental property,

donations, interest, etc.)                                   2,651.95

Total revenue                                           $  9,631.95


Pastor Payroll (e.g. salary, benefits, EI,

mileage, etc.)                                                 6,108.45

Missions (e.g. Benevolence, Sask. Synod, etc.)  

Fundraising                                                      815.00

Worship and services (e.g. Pulpit Supply,

travel time, mileage, worship and office supplies, Organist, Secretary, Treasurer, Envelope

Secretary, etc.)                                                  1,737.92

Church properties (e.g. power, telephone,

natural gas, bank service charges, line of

credit, insurance, church maintenance, etc.)     1,811.54

Total expenses                                           $10,472.91

Net Income                                               (-$  840.96)

NOTE: On line donations for this month   $260.00

Worship Service at the Last Mountain Pioneer Home

St. John/Norrona leading worship at the Last Mountain Pioneer Home on Wednesday mornings from 10:30 – 11:00 a.m. on the following days:

March 6th                                     August 21st

April 3rd                                         September 18th

May 1st                                          October 16th

May 29th                                       November 13th

June 26th                                      December 11th   

July 24th