Peace Bulletin

5th Sunday after Pentecost
7/14/2019 10:45 am


Fill in Pastor will be in church the Sunday of 7/7/2019 and 7/14/2019 Pastor Erin will return on 7/21/2019 Important messages for Pastor Erin can be left with Dorothy at Church (412-751-8073)

New Photo Directory for 2019 If we have 15 individuals or families willing to sign up to get a new free picture done, we'll get a new (Free) Church Directory. Sign up in Communication room. Photos will be taken on September 24 between 2:00pm and 9:00pm. Non member can sign up too, for a free 8x10 photo. You'll have to listen to a sells person pitch their product in hope that you'll buy a package of Professional taken photos of you or family.

Pentecost Sunday June 9th The Birth of the Church please wear RED this Sunday.

Lutheran Day At Kennywood July 23rd Sign up for tickets by June 30th Only $25!

SWPA SYNOD ASSEMBLY: California University, PA JUNE 13-15 Please see Pastor Erin for more information about attending and being a representative from our Church. 

New This Summer: Storybook Corner!  Here at Peace beginning in JUNE on the 2nd and 4th Mondays from 10:30 am-noon. Free for all children ages 1-11. Fliers in the Communication room with registration info!.

New Meeting Times for Mary Circle Bible Study Beginning May 14th. This class will meet twice monthly on the Second and Last Tuesday of each month at 12:30 pm.

Annual Congregational Meeting May 19th immediately following worship With Luncheon to follow. All members please plan to attend, we need your input.

ADULT Sunday School RE-BOOT
Pastor Erin will begin a series on the Book of Revelation in the months of May and June, 9:15 am each Sunday. NOTE: July 7 and 14 will be on vacation.

VBS July 22-26, 2019!  6:00pm-8:30pm TO MARS AND BEYOND! See where God's power can take you! Children grades K-6 with teen helpers welcome.

THE RUMMAGE SALE: Saturday, 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, event raised $1100.00 for VBS
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!

SPAGHETTI DINNER! Saturday May 4th 4:00pm-7:00pm Adults $9 Kids $5. Thanks to Sharon and all who made this a successful event. Over 200 meals were served to the hungry crowd. 

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 7 pm.  We’ll practice ways to care for yourself in the midst of stress and adversity! 

YOGA Classes  Each Monday at 10am - 11am. 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 

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)

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:
Jack Rosche'

We celebrate the life and mourn the death of Mr. Louis Kelley. Brother of Bonnie Lou Kelley. Please remember Mr Louis Kelley's family in your prayers.


 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.   

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

CHILDREN'S Sunday School -   Not during months of June, July, August, 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 5:00 pm. 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!