Peace Bulletin

The 7th Sunday after the Epiphany
2/24/2019 at 10:45 am

THE RUMMAGE SALESaturday, April 27th, 8:00 am – 1:00 pm.  Items for the rummage sale can be brought to the church now.    If you can donate baked goods or soup for the sale, please let us know.  Also, if you can volunteer some time, your help will be appreciated.  Thank you.


SPRING CLEANING!  March 30th and April 6th
  
Anyone can serve the church on these two days by helping with our spring cleaning!  Lists of tasks are being compiled now, and council and committee members are heading up particular rooms and spaces in the church.  Sign up in the Communication Room!

LENTEN WEDNESDAY EVENING PRAYER  March 13th, 20th, 27th, April 3rd, and 10th  at 7:00 pm. Perfect Love Casts Out Fear: Exploring God’s Love for us, and how that leads us to love God and our neighbor.

ASH WEDNESDAY Services  March 6th at Noon and 7:00 pm. 

SHROVE TUESDAY Pancake Supper  March  5th,  4:00 pm – 7:00 pm.  Sign up in the Communication Room if you can serve! 

Safe Spaces and Healthy Communication  SECOND SESSION – ALL MEMBERS ARE INVITED Join council members on Monday February 18th at 6pm.   Council Meeting to follow at 7pm.  We’ll practice ways to care for yourself in the midst of stress and adversity! 

EZEKIEL STUDY led by Pastor Erin  Tuesday at 2pm and 7pm: February 19th.  Join us for an introduction to this strange and thought-provoking book of the Bible! 

YOGA Classes *** New class Thursday at 1pm Each Monday at 10am - 11am now Thursdays 1pm - 2pm Taught by a professional Yoga instructor. Bring your own mat,  water, blanket, and towel. $8 per class and your first class is free. A flier is in the Communication room

January 26th Saturday 4:00 pm -7:00 pm, join Sharon at her soup and sandwich sale, $7 adult $4 children! (This item has been corrected)

Love to sing? As we recognize Christ's light to all Nations, we will learn some new songs. Gospel Alleluias from various countries and languages. For a sneak preview check out Hymns 609, 610, and 613 in the WOV (Blue Book)

January 6th After the service we will take down the holiday decorations, all hands are welcome.  

January 6th The Epiphany of Our Lord Jesus Christ   Christ's being revealed to the Magi (Wise Men) Receive a special house blessing kit as part of the traditional celebration of Epiphany.

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.

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.

 

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

REMINDERS:

 The PEACE QUILTERS will meet at 10:00 am (instead of 9:00 am) January, February and March, the first and third Tuesday of each month.   

 The MARY CIRCLE BIBLE Study will NOT be meeting in December, January, February and March.  They will resume in April, 2019, the last Tuesday of each month. 

ADULT Sunday School –  with Judy Zeman each Sunday at 9:15 am with a study of Revelation.

CHILDRENS Sunday School -   with Barbara Mantsch and Pastor Erin team-teaching on
the 2nd and 4th Sundays at 9:15 am.  Classes will explore one of the bible readings from church that morning.


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!