Peace Bulletin

3 rd Sunday in Advent
12/16/2018

Monday December 24th Christmas Eve Service at 7:00pm. Arrive early for a seat!

Blessing Bags are again available this year to be put in your car to show compassion to people experiencing homelessness. Check with Pastor Erin.

Sunday December 23rd Enjoy children's Christmas Pageant during worship!

Tis the Season to help our neighbors. Once again we are in need of gift cards for Giant Eagle. Pastor Erin receives requests for help year round, but mainly around the holidays. Bring $20-$25 gift cards to the office anytime.

Sunday December 16th Training for new Acolytes and Chalice Bearers, Altar Guild and all other worship servers will be held after the service. If interested please see Pastor Erin.

Friday December 14
th Live Nativity at Boston Bridge 6:00pm-8:00pm
With cocoa and cookies in the adjacent parking lot. Join us for this wonderful annual event for the community by dressing up, or serving cocoa to folks who want to stop by.

 Sunday December 9th Christmas party after worship with games and presents for all! If you'd like to participate in our NEW COOKIE EXCHANGE, sign up in the Communicate Room!

Saturday December 1
st9:00am, Christmas Pageant Practice for children of all ages followed by a service project in the fellowship hall! Please let Pastor know if your family will participate making    NO-SEW FLEECE BLANKETS for Project Linus.
10:00am, Hanging of the Greens and decorating for ADVENT. 


Auberle Angels
 Please consider filling a Christmas wish of a teen at Auberle. Take an angel from the tree and purchase a gift listed on the back up to $25. Please do not wrap it, but bring it to church with the angel no later than Sunday December 9th

YOGA Classes Each Monday at 10:00am-11:00am,taught by a professional yoga instructor. Bring your own mat, water, blanket, and towel. $8 per class and your first class is free! See detail flier in Communication Room.

Young Adult Book Study for 20's and 30's We'll "meet up" on Facebook each week, and discuss each chapter on a night that works for you. Pastor is ordering books now, Liturgy of the Ordinary; Sacred Practices in Everyday Life. Let her know if you haven't already joined the group, and if you're using paper copy or digital.

Nov. 11th Congregational Meeting to approve the budget for 2019 and review information about work of the Constitution Committee. Please plan to attend. After the service.

Nov. 4th All Saints Sunday - please bring pictures of your loved ones to decorate our sanctuary with "a great cloud of witnesses.

Nov. 3rd 3:00 pm-7:00 pm Saturday. Plan to have a Roast Beef Dinner that evening. Sharon and family will be serving, with lots of helpers to get you served in no time flat.
More info to be presented, fliers are in the Communication Room. Thanks to all, over $2000 was raised.

Do you order frozen food from Schwans? Use the church's code to get a percentage back for Peace Lutheran! Campaign ID 40581. Look for a flier coming soon to share with your friends and neighbors.

Recently Hospitalized & Recovering:
Bonnie Kelly, Dick Davies


Did You Know? Faith Lutheran in White Oak has a Saturday Evening Worship with Holy Communion at 5:00pm. They share a brief informal and acapella liturgy for those unable to attend regular Sunday worship. Consider joining them when your schedule causes you to miss us on Sundays!