PRAYER SHAWL COLLECTION: St. Paul Women of the ELCA plan to collect, label and send shawls donated between now and the end of May, to the Eighth Triennial Gathering of the Women of the ELCA in Spokane, Washington. The shawls will be given to ministries in the host synod—the Eastern Washington-Idaho Synod. Forms that give specific details are available in the narthex at the Women of the ELCA kiosk or you can call Nancy Weiss at 626-0994. (This collection is in addition to, not in place of, the St. Paul Prayer Shawl Ministry.)
DUE TO RENOVATIONS the St Paul Circle at Luther Acres meeting spot will move from the Music Room to the Hershey Activity Room beginning with the February Meeting.
ST. PAUL COMMUNITY BINGO will be held this Saturday in the Social Hall (Lunch at 12 noon, Bingo starts at 1 p.m.). Proceeds will benefit both St. Paul Community Nursery School and St. Paul’s Youth Mission Trip. Come and enjoy a delicious lunch prepared by our youth to benefit their upcoming mission trip. Tickets are on sale now and may be purchased in the narthex TODAY! Prizes include theme baskets and home party gift items. Snow date will be March 5th.
LIGHTS! CAMERA! ACTION! – MOVIE CLUB OSCARS CONTEST – Once again, Movie Club will be sponsoring an Oscar‘s contest. Look for instructions to participate and ballots in the Narthex. Ballots will have to be returned by the end of the 10:45 service on February 27th. First Prize will be dinner and a movie for two, Second Prize will be four movie passes, and Third Prize will be two movie passes. Break a leg and good luck!
ST. PAUL BREW CREW rescheduled the trip to the Lancaster Brewing Company for Monday, February 21 at 6:30. Meet at the church at 6:00 p.m. to car pool. Even if you signed up last time, please sign up again so we have an accurate count.
LEAVE A LEGACY for Ministry Seminar – Would you like to learn more about tax law changes and how changes in your life can impact your will? On Endowment Sunday, Pastor Gregory Kramer, Regional Gift Planner for the ELCA Foundation, will be here to educate us on this topic and more. Please join us on Sunday March 6th at 9:30 AM in the social hall. Light breakfast will be served.
MUSIC, PRAYER, HOPE. These three areas will be a huge part of this year’s World Day of Prayer Service on Friday, March 4, at 7 p.m. here at St. Paul. For more details, see the poster on the Community Happenings kiosk in the narthex.
LCO SINGLES will meet on Fri. Feb. 25 starting at 6:00 in the St. Paul lounge for a night of fun, food and fellowship. Bring a dish to share for dinner and following we will play games. LCO singles is open to anyone over twenty-five and normally meets the third Fri. of the month (except for this month!). For more information contact Kathy Ross at 468-7582.
125TH ANNIVERSARY COMMITTEE will meet on Monday, Feb 28th at 6:45 p.m. in the narthex. (The celebration date has been changed to Sunday, May 1st)