Monthly Archive: April 2013

Apr 29

Pastoral Acts

Baptisms/Births On April 14, Olivia Carol Handy was baptized.  She is the daughter of Robert and Amanda Handy. Death On April 7, Betty Isabel Eckenrode was laid to rest. The funeral was held at Susquehanna Memorial Gardens at the graveside. Pray God’s peace and comfort will be with the Eckenrode and Reber families. On April …

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Apr 29

Call Update

The call committee has interviewed the candidate recommended from synod with a very positive outcome.  The committee is scheduled to visit the candidate, to observe a worship service conducted by the candidate, on Sunday May 5th. After which time, a recommendation will then be made to the church council for the next step in this …

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Apr 28

Council News

Jack Jones, Chairman of the Human Resources (HR) Committee, introduced Anna May Lauer whom the HR Committee recommends hiring as the Administrative Assistant starting as early as April 30, 2013. Anna May answered questions for the council. After Anna left, Cindy Strobeck motioned to accept the HR recommendation after reference and background check, Doris Jones …

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Apr 28

From the Pastor’s Desk

Peace I Leave With You

We continue in the Easter Season for the Sundays in May. An ancient tradition replaces the Hebrew scriptures for Easter readings from the Acts of the Apostles. The sections from Acts have two themes: the early preaching, and the mission beyond Judaism and Palestine. This early preaching, or kerygma, focuses on what is the primary …

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Apr 07

VBS is in the Planning Stages… We Need YOU!

Maigan Gideon, is working hard to rally the troops. She is in urgent need for teen or adult volunteers to make it all happen. Vacation Bible School (VBS) will be the week of July 15 – 19 from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. each night. Volunteers are necessary to make the magic happen for the kids. …

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Apr 07

Summer Lutheran Camping

Lutheran Camping

The deadline for early registration discounts for the summer Lutheran Camping is early April. If you have questions, please call Karen Turner at 244-7002. The Lutheran Camping Corporation of Central Pennsylvania operates three facilities within the Lower Susquehanna Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. These facilities are Kirchenwald, Nawakwa, and The Wittel Farm. …

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