Bulletin Notices for September 15, 2019

HANDS OF GRACE is unable to get some of their basic food needs from Connecticut Food Bank at this time.  Any donation is appreciated but they are in the greatest need of cereal (healthier kinds) and soup. Thank you!  

OCTOBER …is Operation Christmas Child Shoebox month! Our goal is 100 boxes! More information coming soon!

Sunday Schedule – beginning TODAY:

In an effort to best serve the needs of the St. Paul’s family, the following Sunday morning schedule will be implemented for the fall.

8:00 am – Traditional Worship with Holy Communion

9:15-9:45 am – Coffee fellowship time for both early and late services

9:45 am – Blended Worship with Holy Communion

(both traditional and contemporary elements in the music and liturgy)

9:45 am – Bible study and Sunday school

(kids will be in worship from 9:45-10:00 then in class)

>>>UPCOMING EVENT …. St. Paul’s will be hosting a program on Safety in the House of Worship, Saturday evening, September 21st, from 6:00pm – 8:30pm (approximately). The program will be presented by the Connecticut State Police and will review what churches can do to keep their congregation members safe.  All are invited to attend this informative and adult focused event.  Refreshments will be provided.  If you have any questions, please contact Janice Becker at slutheranchurch@snet.net

PLEASE check your church mailbox. 

LADIES BIBLE STUDY, Monday, September 23rd, 1:00 – 2:15pm.  Come and be part of a brand new Bible Study year as we look into God’s Word together!  We are beginning a study on “Balance”.  Judy Byrne and Cheryl Lowman alternate months of facilitating and they are really looking forward to new study year!  As always, newcomers, friends and neighbors are always welcome! 

New England District LWML Fall Retreat:  This Retreat is a time of fun and fellowship with guest speakers!  It is not a decision making business meeting as was necessary in the Spring Rally. The Retreat will take place on Friday, November 1st to Saturday, November 2nd, at the Double Tree Hartford, 16 Ella Grasso Turnpike, in Windsor Locks, CT.  Please contact Cheryl Lowman at cheryl.cassady@yahoo.com if you are looking for a roommate/carpool situation to attend both days.  Also, if you would like to attend on Saturday only; we are hoping to arrange for carpools from the church parking lot.  This Retreat will bring refreshment for our souls, boost our spiritual growth in Christ and allow us to be part of the LWML mission focus. More details will follow. 

Youth Movie Day!…Sunday, September 29th, 2:00pm.  All junior high and high school youth are invited to bring a friend – bring a snack to share – bring your favorite pillow and blanket if you’d like! Hope to see you all! See Pastor Manor with any questions!

IF YOU haven’t already filled out a Time, Talent, & Treasure Form, please do.  Forms are located on the table in the narthex, and may be put in the designated box under the church mail boxes.

Hands of Grace Fall Tag Sale. September 28th, 9:00am – 2:00pm, 8 Wickett St., New Hartford

  • Fall and Christmas decorations
  • Shoes and purses
  • Books
  • Household Items
  • Clothing Clearance for all ages
  • Bake sale hosted by Hands of Grace Outdoors boys

Baked goods are needed and may be brought to Hands of Grace the morning of the tag sale.   Tell a friend and come support Hands of Grace

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