the gift of a week of
heating given in memory of Ivan Couchenour by Doris & family.
Bagels N’ Books
will meet on Tuesday, May
15th from 10:15AM to Noon.
meet on May 17th in the
General Meeting Room at 10:30AM. Please
bring an item for “Show and Tell.”
We are planning on attending the St.
Vincent Theatre on August 15th, (Wednesday) for the 2PM
Matinee. Anyone interested in joining us
please contact Sandy Freeman so she will know how many tickets to order.
Also, St. Vincent is having a Christmas
Concert Celebration. Anyone interested
in going to this please let Sandy Freeman know. The date for the Christmas
Concert is Sunday December 16th
School will have its closing program
on Sunday, May 20th. Sunday
School will resume with Rally Day on Sunday,
We are studying the book of Hebrews. As with
all our Bible studies, they are open to anyone who would like to attend. They
do not need to be a member of St. Paul. Participants meet in the General
Meeting Room on Mondays from 6:30 to
8PM. We are up to Chapter 10. There are
handouts available if anyone would like them.
Simply ask Pastor Mark.
Our brothers and sisters in Christ from Nile Lutheran Church
are coming to visit us on the weekend of May 25th. . If you can help in the planning, please see
Pastor Mark. We are looking for a grill
master to cook the hotdogs and hamburgers on Saturday, May 26th. There will also be a covered dish meal
following the Sunday 10:30 worship service.
We need air mattresses, pillows and blankets. They will be sleeping overnight in the
church on May 26. Please see Pastor Mark
if you can help.
Directory is in!
The directories are available in the
Sunday School office.
Look for the label with your name on it.
working on layettes
for the disaster
center in Ohio. Thank you to everyone who has donated
items. To complete 24 layettes we still need
diapers (flat fold)
Donations can be placed in the drawer marked “Layettes”
in the Sunday School Office.
The first Sunday in June is the Annual 1 Day
Festival at Mammoth Park. This year, St.
Paul will have a display table. There
will be information about our church, upcoming Vacation Bible School and religious
tracks on a variety of topics consistent with our beliefs. We do need volunteers to staff the
display. If you can help by staffing the
display for a two-hour period between 11AM and 7PM, please speak to a member of
the Evangelism Committee: John and Kathy
Houtman, Karen George and Bonnie McKlveen.
Operation Fresh Express Monday, June 18th We need 25-30 volunteers to arrive at the
church around 3PM. Distribution will be
between 4 and 5PM. A sign-up sheet will
be in the Sunday School Office. Contact
person is Kathie Brannigan 724-493-0028.
Celebrate Jesus!! VBS 2018 Vacation Bible School
will be held June 25th
through June 29th from 5:45PM to 8:30PM. Each day will have a different holiday theme.
Your help is
needed! If you can help, please sign up
in the Sunday School Office or call Hannah Yothers at 724-832-1145.
Share the VBS
information with families you know.
Enroll your children
(and grandchildren) on line at our website www.splchurch.com or return the
registration form located in the Sunday School Office.
Wanted: Property for Possible Senior Affordable Housing in our
If you or someone you know has three acres of
level property in the greater Norvelt area that could be donated as the site
for Senior Affordable Housing units, please contact Pastor Mark.
Watch the bulletin for more information in
the weeks ahead.
5th and 6th for a trip to the Ark Encounter, the
Creation Museum, and Newport Aquarium.
Details to follow. Any questions
can be directed to Ross Howard.
Midnortheast Mission District of the NALC
is planning a 1 day trip to the Bible
Museum in Washington D.C. on Saturday, November
3rd. Look for upcoming
detais in the bulletins and newsletters.
We urge you to
direct your Thrivent Choice dollars to St. Paul Lutheran Church!
In order to reserve the church pavilion for
personal use, you will need to reserve the date. There is a book in the Sunday School Office
for you to put your name and the date requested.
Thanks to a Donor
We have our own T-shirts. If you want one, simply look for your size on
the table in the Sunday School Office.
There is no cost; however, there is a container if you wish to give a
are now able to make your donations to St. Paul Lutheran
Church by automatic
withdrawal from a personal account or credit card. For more information, just go to the church
website (www.splchurch.com) and click on “Track and Make Church Donations Online.”
Steardship Committee :
meet Thursday May 24th at 6:30 PM in the General meeting room
Hymm Selection: Will
take place on Tuesday May 15th at 7:00 PM
you to join us Sunday May 20th to lead worship at the Loyalhanna
Care Center at 2:30 PM
We'll be meeting again
this month on Saturday, May 26 to review "Memory Man" by David
Baldacci. Hope everyone can make it!