|St. Paul Lutheran Church's ANNUAL YARD SALE • SATURDAY, MAY 21|
Parking Lot Sale • Saturday, May 21 • 7:00 am to Noon
Drop Offs Begin Monday, May 16 9:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Glass Double Doors in the Narthex Lobby.
We are accepting almost anything in usable and clean condition -- if you bring your clothing on hangers, that would be awesome!
NO CATHODE RAY TUBE MONITORS OR UNWANTED HUGE TVs -- they don't sell.
Volunteers are needed to transport large donated items in the morning or afternoon -- please call Bill Landsberg: 850-598-9911
Other volunteers are needed for organizing and pricing as we receive merchandise through Thursday, May 19; plus cashiers, assistants, roaming helpers, and more on the actual sale days! Please sign up on the board in Underdahl Hall and let us know where you can help. Remember, a pre-sale for members will be held on Friday -- check the bulletin for details.
We will need all available able bodies at 5:00 am on Saturday to haul our tables and treasures to the parking lot -- bonus: we'll feed you breakfast!! Be part of this super time of fellowship and outreach to our community.
|New Member Orientation Meeting April 27 at 7:00 pm|
New Member orientation will be held on Wednesday, April 27 at 7:00 pm in Underdahl Hall. If you are interested in joining St. Paul Lutheran Church, please contact the Church Office at 850-678-1298. Our first meeting was an overall introduction to or refresher of the Lutheran faith -- sort of "Lutheran 101." This meeting will examine the different ministries available at St. Paul Lutheran Church and how they relate to you. We will hold a reception for new members on Sunday, May 1, between services.
|XYZ is Back!! Come to our Next Meeting May 16!|
Please join us on Monday, May 16, at 11:30 am at the Boathouse Landing, 124 N. John Sims Parkway in Valparaiso for fellowship, food, and -- you guessed it -- fun! Our speaker will be Stephanie Wartenberg, Elder Lawyer, who will present "Putting Your Affairs in Order; Understanding Advanced Directives." Contact Linda Nelson at 499-8509 with questions and suggestions. Our eXtra Years of Zest start now!
|Table Talk • Young Adult Group Meeting|
Table Talk is a growing group that meets every other Sunday from 5:00 to 6:30 pm for fellowship, expansion of faith, and outreach for those 19 years and older. Our next meeting is scheduled for Sunday, May 1 at 5:00 pm.
You do not need to be a member of our church to join our meetings. Please come as you are, when you can, with whomever you want. Bring a snack, dish, dessert, or drink to share. Child Care and activities are provided for nursery and school-age children. If you have any questions, please contact Candace Arvanetes or Jo Jones at STPLCIA14@gmail.com or call 850-682-6925.
|Now Enrolling for 2016-2017 School Year at St. Paul Christian School at St. Paul Lutheran Church|
We are excited about our growth, and we hope you will be a part of it! Call us at 850-678-1298 for more information about our exciting Preschool, VPK, Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd Grade programs!
|VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL • June 6 to June 10|
Mark you calendars NOW and invite all your young friends to learn about The Lord's Army at the start of the summer! Volunteers are needed -- please contact Laura Griner at 585-0693 and get involved in this special program!
Print your registration form HERE and bring completed form to the Church Office.
Craft Donations Needed!! Large paper plates, tape, glue, construction paper (extra light brown needed), markers, stickers, crayons, yarn (we need some black, too), brown paper lunch bags, googly eyes/stickers, popscicle sticks, rubber bands, We are also looking for items we can use to create our military atmosphere: camouflage netting, army men toys, tanks, sandbags, etc. We also need beachy items like beach balls, towels, and shells; maps for our Intel Activity Room; and model airplanes for our Craft Hangar.
|WELCA Thursday Morning Bible Study Meets at 9:30 am|
We are meeting Thursdays at 9:30 am in Underdahl Hall. Please contact the Church Office if you need child care so we may have it available for you. DISCIPLE is a program of disciplined Bible study aimed at developing strong Christian leaders. The first study, "Becoming Disciples through Bible Study," gives the Old and New Testaments equal time, emphasizing the wholeness of the Bible as a revelation of God. Come join us!
|Women of the Word Bible Study Meets Mondays at 9:00 am|
We will be studying Beth Moore's "Children of the Day," a look into 1 & 2 Thessalonians. Childcare for younger children, coffee, and materials are provided. This is a great chance to meet new friends and understand God's Word better -- join us in The Loft!
|Electronic Transfer Makes Giving Easy!|
Sign up for Electronic Bank Transfer and your pledge will be fulfilled automatically. No more worries about envelopes and checks, or leaving it on the counter on your way out the door! Just print out the Electronic Giving Authorization Form and fill it out completely. Attach the required documents (voided check or deposit slip) and return to the St. Paul Lutheran Church Office. Your electronic giving will begin shortly after we receive your authorization. Offering envelopes are available if you prefer to give in that manner, as well. You can find yours on the table in Underdahl Hall.
Please contact Regina Humphrey to participate in St. Paul’s Prayer Chain and join us as we lift up our prayers for our members and friends. If you are in need of prayer support, please contact Pastor Lutz, the church office or Regina to have your concerns added to this powerful network of love and care. You can email Regina at firstname.lastname@example.org, and you can call her at 850-502-7488.
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|OFFICE HOURS: 8:30 am to 3:30 pm, Monday to Friday|
Staff: Amy Silva, Office Manager • Heather Bentley, School Secretary/Office Assistant • Patti Jasinski, Bookkeeper
|Communion Available For Those with Gluten and Alcohol Sensitivities|
We are offering gluten-free wafers as well as grape juice if you would like a substitute for traditional wafers or wine. If you wish to receive a gluten-free wafer, please take the appropriate wafer from glass dish in the center of the plate. Grape juice is located in the center of the communion wine trays.
|Video Recording Services|
St. Paul has an excellent video recording system for use at special services or events (weddings, baptisms, etc.). Please contact Bob Hoffman for details. We are also looking for interested individuals that would like to volunteer for camera operating and/or video processing. Contact the office for more information.