8 Apr 2017

Announcements for April 9th

Submitted by Pastor Manor

Holy Week 2017


Maundy Thursday Worship: April 13 ~ 7:00 pm - With Holy Communion


Good Friday Worship: April 14 ~ 12:00 pm & 7:00 pm

Midday and Evening Tenebrae services are different


Easter Celebration: April 16

Worship at 8:00 am & 10:45 am


Fellowship potluck breakfast ~ between services

Easter egg hunt for the kids 10:00 am


The church family and guests are invited to share in a fellowship potluck breakfast between the two worship services.  All are welcome – please bring your families, friends, and neighbors! We simply look forward to this time of fellowship, and the fun of an Easter egg hunt for the kids. If you would like to bring a potluck item to share, please do so. 


Monday Night Bible Study and all Wednesday Night Activities WILL NOT

take place the week after Easter. They will resume the week of April 23rd.

St. Paul’s Calendar for the week of April 9th – April 16th


Sunday:         8:00 am and 10:45 am Divine Worship with Holy Communion

                       9:30 am Christian Education Hour

                       12:00 pm Choir Rehearsal


Monday:       No church activities this evening


Tuesday:       No church activities this evening


Wednesday:  No church activities this evening


Thursday:      7:00 pm Maundy Thursday Worship (with Holy Communion)


Friday:           12:00 pm Good Friday Worship

                         7:00 pm Good Friday Tenebrae Worship


Saturday:      No church activities today


Sunday:         8:00 am Easter Celebration Worship

                       In-between worship services: Fellowship Potluck Brunch & Egg Hunt

10:45 am Easter Celebration Worship


Donations for Easter Flowers are due TODAY!  These flowers will be purchased to adorn the chancel for the celebration of our Lord’s resurrection. Please give your donation and dedication to Cynthia Boyle or Salley Wabrek, or place it in an envelope and leave it on the desk in the church office. Donations are used to purchase the Easter flowers, as well as elements for Holy Communion and other Altar Guild supplies. Checks may be made payable to “St. Paul’s Altar Guild.”  Thank you!


Hands of Grace…is in need of coffee, tea, and bread.  Thank you.


Easter Caroling…will take place on Sunday, April 23rd.  Immediately following the 10:45 am worship, a light lunch will be provided and we will carpool together to visit and sing with our precious in-home Saints.  Singer or non-singer, come enjoy a relaxing afternoon of fellowship and fun as we share a lunch, visiting and singing Easter celebration hymns together!  PLEASE LET Cheryl Lowman or Pastor Manor know if you will be attending so we can prepare for lunch before we head out!  If you haven't let us know and find yourself free as the time draws near, please be sure to come anyway! More voices equals more joyful sounds! Please call Cheryl at  (860)379-7094 or e-mail cheryl.cassady@yahoo.com, or contact Pastor Manor.


Lifting up in prayer……

*      Rev. & Mrs. Timothy Yeadon, as Ruth’s mother passed away on March 19th

*  Helga Dickau, ongoing health issues


What do we really believe as Lutherans?…Come and discover, or re-discover, the richness of the basics of our faith, and what we believe, teach, and confess in the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod. Sunday mornings at 9:30 am beginning April 23rd!