THE WORSHIP FLOWERS are placed by Dave & Sandy Bingaman to the glory of God and in memory of their parents and grandparents.
THE CHRISTIAN SERVICE BOX for January will benefit the Itete Hospital and Pharmacy in Tanzania.
AUGSBURG ADULT BIBLE STUDY meets in the church lounge Sundays at 9:30 a.m.
Today: Marsha Campbell Jan 24: Diana Hill
WORSHIP ASSISTANTS 8:00 a.m. 10:30 a.m.
Acolyte Tyler Lamb Kendall Eby
A. Min. Nancy Miller Jane Brye
Lector Sue Fry Greta Weiler
Com. Asst. Barb Weaver, Mary Ann Seitz, Joyce Groff Tammy Jo Stetler, Sally Hall, Anne Millhouse
Greeters Pat Gerfen, Judy Mearig Joyce Loercher, Susan Shaub
Altar Guild John & Linda Bell, Mary Ann Seitz, Stephanie Cramer
Com. Bread Phyllis Miller
Flowers Sandy Bingaman
Nursery Chris, Lauren, Leeann Runkle Jennifer Ziegler, Samanta Smith
Lights/Snd. Adam Reichard Steve Shaub
Ushers Nancy Weiss’s Team 21 Women
POWER PACKS PROJECT VOLUNTEERS:
Jan 21: Driver—Jane Brye; Distributors:Anne & Jim Millhouse, Nancy Weiss
Jan 28: Driver—Dick & Judy Mearig; Distributors: Jenn Maryniak, Mary Ann Seitz
RECYCLE, REUSE, RECREATE!! The K-1 Sunday School Class has been collecting empty boxes that would normally go into the trash. Please help them by bringing “flattened” Christmas gift boxes, toy boxes, cereal boxes, macaroni and cheese boxes, etc. throughout January. A collection box will be in the Narthex.
THE LADIES LUNCH BUNCH will gather at 11:30 on January 20, at Dragonfly Cafe, 245 Bloomfield Dr, Lititz. The food is delicious and so is the coffee. They carry gluten free choices as well as dairy free. All ladies are welcome to join us and enjoy some great food and conversation! Come share in the fun. Please sign up in the book located at the kiosk in the Narthex. Any questions can be directed to Nancy Miller at 405-0000.
ATTENTION ALL CRAFTERS: Join us on Sat., Jan. 23 from 9am-4pm for a day of crafting. Each attendee will have a 4 foot table to spread out their supplies & projects and craft while enjoying the company of fellow crafters. Come for as long or as short as your schedule allows. It’s a great opportunity to share ideas! What to bring: your supplies & projects to work on, lunch (or money to place a takeout order), your friends! Please sign up on the kiosk or contact Barb Paynter so we can plan accordingly.
MEAL SERVING IN LANCASTER: Volunteers (ages 15+) are needed to serve at REDEEMER Lutheran on Thursday, January 21 for: Set Up at 3:00-5:00pm AND Serving/Clean up at 5:15-7:00pm. If you are interested in volunteering, please sign up on the kiosk or see Joyce Groff.
MEN’S BIBLE STUDY and breakfast will take place on Sat. Feb. 6th at Zion Lutheran, Manheim, starting at 7AM. All men are invited to attend this event.
THE CAT’S PAJAMAS are coming to St. Paul! This Dixieland/early jazz band is the next event in our concert series, on January 31 at 4pm. You won’t want to miss it – they are, indeed, the cat’s pajamas!
SENIORS GROUP is taking a trip to Masonic Home to see the Train Display on Wed., Jan. 27. Meet at St. Paul at 10:30am to carpool. We will have lunch at Masonic Village "Three Loaves Cafe" located at the Visitors Center (cost ranges between $4-10/person), see the train display, and arrive back at St. Paul at approx. 3pm. Sign up on the kiosk and note if you are able to drive.
SOUPER BOWL OF CARING: On Sunday Jan. 31 and Sunday Feb. 7, the youth group will be sponsoring the Souper Bowl of Caring project. We will be asking the congregation to help support the Lititz/Warwick Community Chest Food Bank. On Sunday Feb. 7, we will be collecting canned goods and/ or money donations. The youth will be collecting after each service on that day. We will also be selling homemade soup after each service for $5 a quart. All money collected will also go toward the Community chest. Mark your calendars and get ready for a great service project!
MISSION & OUTREACH FAIR: TODAY the Mission and Outreach Committee is hosting a Mission & Outreach Awareness Fair in the narthex between the services. Our committees will have displays highlighting the outreach & mission work they are involved in. Everyone is encouraged to take a few minutes to enjoy the displays while we celebrate how St. Paul strives to share God’s love by reaching out to our neighbors both locally and abroad. There will be opportunities to sign up to help with any of the mission work. The displays will remain up to view through January 31.
MISSION AWARENESS SUNDAY SPEAKER: Angie Hammer and her husband will be speaking about their one year mission to the Konde Diocese in Tanzania beginning early summer of 2016. Their three children will accompany them on their mission. The Hammer family will be visiting our children’s Sunday school classrooms between the two services.
2016 SUPPER CLUB GROUPS have been selected. Please pick up your paper on the table in the narthex. Your group can now start planning your first dinner. We hope you all enjoy supper club this year! Please contact AL or Deb Rothermel at 627-2107 or firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
FEBRUARY W/ELCA circle meetings: "Servant-shaped Soldiers" is the topic based on Philippians 1:27-2:18 and will be presented by Marsha Campbell. Luther Acres Circle will meet Wed., Feb. 3 at 1:15pm in the chapel. Ruth Circle will meet Sun., Feb. 7 at 9:30 a.m. in the room across from the church library.
WORSHIP ASSISTANTS: January 24th 8 a.m. 10:45 a.m.
Acolyte Tom Reinfried Alex Fair
A. Min. Don Stauffer Doug Minnich
Lector Joyce Groff Marsha Campbell
Com. Asst. Gayle Stauffer, need 2 Kathy Ross, need 2
Greeters Christo & Lori Nikoloff Tom & Kathy Trayer
Altar Guild Reba Oberlin, Tami Ruckel, Cindy Wingenroth
Com. Bread Jean Steffy
Nursery Dave & Marty Althouse Dave & Sandy Bingaman
Lights/Snd. Ed Weiler John Bell
Ushers Robert Hill’s Team 3 Steve Shaub’s Team 4
WOMEN OF THE ELCA will be selling Fair Trade chocolate, tea and coffee in the narthex between services through the end of January.
LUTHERAN DISASTER RESPONSE TRIP to New Jersey will take place April 24-30, 2016. A planning meeting for this trip will be held on Sunday, January 31, at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Room at Luther Acres. For more information, please contact Pastor Glenn Beard at 626-1171, ext. 1669, or email@example.com.