St. Paul’s Lutheran Church Worship Services are at 8:30 and 11:00 a. m. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a. m.
Communion will be offered 29th.
Important Help Request-Preschool is in need of Substitute teachers, who are certified in PA nursery thru 3rd grade, as well as Teachers Aids w/PA Clearances. Call Nancy Schwartz if interested 570-868-3582.
Take-N-Bake Pizza Sale-In conjunction with the flea market, we have traditional held a pizza sale. Pick-up will be Friday November 3rd between 7-8 p. m. and Saturday, November 4th from 8 a. m.-1 p. m. Call the church office or place your order on the sheets in the narthex. Your choice of plain, pepperoni, tomato basil, and mushroom.
Stromboli Sale-Support our youth headed to Houston, Texas for the ELCA Youth Gathering. The youth are currently selling Heat and Eat 9 in. personal stromboli (no onions or peppers). Sold for $7, delivery date will be Friday, November 3rd. Place your order through one of youth, or on a sheet in the narthex or call the church office.
Youth Events: Haunted Fun! Friday, October 27th at 6 p. m. Looking forward to a gathering of ghouls and ghosts and goblin hosts! Join us on Sunday evening as we check out this year’s Halloween fashion; play a few games, sing, dance and enjoy some treats. St. Paul’s is sponsoring a Flea Market/ Pizza Sale on Saturday, November 4th. If you would like to reserve a table for the Flea Market, please contact Marty Kellow (570-474-5387).
Cinderella Company has been in business for over 25 years offering cheesecakes, 11 inches round, weighing 4 lbs. in various flavors including: Plain, Mango, Washington Cherry, Pineapple, Pumpkin, Almond Amaretta, Southern Pecan and White Chocolate Peanut Butter. Each cheesecake costs $21; the Sugar Free and Sample Cheesecake cost $25.Orders must be placed by November 10th. Delivery is scheduled for Friday, November 17th, just in time for Thanksgiving.
Bus Trip to Sight and Sound Friday, December 1-After decades of crushing Roman rule, the Hebrew people are losing hope. When will the promised Messiah come? Into the midst of this turmoil, young Mary is told she will miraculously bear God’s son. Who can even believe such a thing? Celebrate the season with your whole family as the Christmas story unfolds right before your eyes. The cost is $90.00, which includes the cost of your ticket, transportation and lunch at Shady Maple. To reserve your seat, please send a non-refundable deposit of $25 ASAP. Seats are filled but there is a wait list.
2018 ELCA Youth Gathering-Registration opened for the upcoming 2018 National Youth Gathering. If you are interested in attending, please contact Pastor and fill out the registration forms and hand it in ASAP, along with $100 deposit. Various fundraisers will be held throughout the year to help defray the cost.
Bible Study continues every Thursday afternoon at 1 p. m. The conversations are lively and engaging. We just began our study on the Book of Acts. Consider joining us some Thursday!
Board Game Day-Looking to have some fun? Every third Wednesday, at 1:00 pm. at the church will be board game day. Please bring your favorite game and a snack to share. Come on out and have some fun.
Please remember that the first Sunday of each month has been declared “Food Bank Day” and we ask that members remember those less fortunate by bringing nonperishable food items in order to keep up with the demand for food.
Regularly scheduled weekly meetings-Stress and Anxiety Management meetings are every 2nd and last Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm; NA meetings are every Thursday at 6 pm; AA meetings are held every Wednesday and Friday at 7pm and Sundays at 7pm, and Weight Watchers every Wednesday at 6:15pm.
Sick or in the hospital? Would you like a visit from pastor? If you are in the hospital, please let us know. We care about you, and we would like to pray for you. If you would like Pastor to make a visit for any particular reason, please contact Pastor directly or leave a message with the church secretary and Pastor will contact you to schedule a time.
Contact information: Church Office-474-6616; Pastor -Rev. Michele Kaufman 443-0832; and Secretary -Rachael Hughes Email: email@example.com