St. Paul’s Sets Healing Service Feb. 5

The congregation of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church of Mountain Top encourages you to join them for worship this week.

Sunday Church School begins at 9:30 am.

Pastor Michele D. Kaufman leads Sunday worship services at St. Paul’s at 8:30 am, and 11:00 am. The Church office (570-474-6616) is open Monday to Friday, from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm.

The Organist/Director is Christine Katsock.

Pastor Kaufman is in the office Mondays 10:00am -2:00pm and Wednesdays.

Communion is on February 16th.

Evening Bible Study is held at 7:00pm. The “Book of Faith” will be studied on February 10, and 24th.

There will be a Healing Service on February 5, on Wednesday at 11:00 am. A potluck lunch follows.

On Friday and Sunday nights, AA meetings are held at 7:00 pm.

On Thursday nights, NA meetings take place at 6:00 pm.

On Wednesday nights, the Weight Watchers group meets at 6:15pm.

Open to the Public: Every Monday at Wright Manor in Mountain Top, there is a Bible Study with Pastor Michelle Kaufmann at 2:00 pm.

The Food Bank is open every Friday of the year, from 9:30am-12:00 pm.

There will be a Chicken & Waffle Dinner on March 22 from 3:00 p. m. to 6:00 p. m. (eat in or take out). Costs are Adult $9; Children ages 5-9 $4; and Children under 3 are free. The dinner will include chicken in gravy and waffles, mashed potatoes, corn, green beans, cranberry sauce, beverage and dessert. If you would like to volunteer to help or make dessert, please see the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board. If you have any questions, please contact Karen Weiss at 868-3877.

Sign up to order some delicious Hoagies!! The order Deadline is Sunday February 16. Pick up Hoagies Thursday, February 20 by 9:00 am. Cost for each is $3.50. In March due to the increase in the cost of ingredients, the price will be $4.00.

Pysanky Egg Classes will be held Sundays, February 23rd to April 13th 2014. Clean-Up will be April 13th Palm Sunday from 2:00 pm-5:00 pm. Beginners are welcome! There is a sign up list and a materials list on the table outside Pastor’s office. There is a one-time cost of $6.00 for materials Ginny supplies. Ginny Hildebrand has been decorating Pysanky on and off for 30 years. She knows many ways to destroy an egg and learns new ways each spring. She has also created quite a few keepers, and looks forward to introducing you to this beautiful folk art form. If you have any questions please call the Church Office.

Blood Drive-Please consider the gift of life by donating Blood on February 25, 2014, at St. Paul’s Church from 1:00pm-5:00pm.

Lois Scott, teacher, will be instructing Painting Classes for February is 10th and 24th at 6:00 -8:0pm. A small fee is charged and materials and paints are supplied. No experience is necessary. Come have a fun filled evening, and amaze yourself.

Valentine Event-To celebrate, we are gathering on Saturday, February 15, at the Church for fellowship and dinner, gathering for Appetizers at 6:00pm. Italian fare is being offered at a minimal cost. You are asked to bring an appetizer or dessert. There is a sign up sheet in the Narthex.

Life Line Screening-It is that time of year that Life Line Screening will be held at St. Paul’s Church on Tuesday, March 18, 2014. Thorough ultra sound screening will be available where your carotid arteries for the buildup of fatty plaque, which is a leading cause of strokes. Call 1-888-653-6441 or visit www.lifelinescreening.com/community-partners.

The second Concert Series will be held at St. Paul’s Church, Saturday, February 22, from 6:30-8:00pm