Monthly Archive: May 2013

May 31

Nave Plaques

The 18 plaques that wrap around the Sanctuary, where the balcony is, will again be presented by Michael Farrell. This will take place during the Sunday School hour from 9:45 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. on Sunday June 30. All are invited, especially those who have never heard the presentation before, as well as those who …

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May 30

Food Pantry Ministry

Even though the routine rarely varies, sometimes, SOMETIMES, we get a big surprise! Last week, a young man came into the church office with an amazing story. Several years ago he was down on his luck and needed food. Grace Lutheran Food Pantry helped him. Over the years, he remembered the kindness he received at our church and when things improved in his life, he wanted to show his gratitude. He quietly handed Pastor Bill a check for… (commercial break! No, actually, click to read the whole story… LOL)

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May 30

Healthy Living

insect prevention

Tick Removal A nurse has discovered a safe, easy way to remove ticks so they automatically withdraw themselves when you follow her simple instructions. Give it a try. “Apply a glob of liquid soap to a cotton ball. Cover the tick with the soap-soaked cotton ball and swab it for a 15-20 seconds. The tick …

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May 30

Hollywood is Coming This Summer!

Drama

Family Sunday School begins on July 7. This is our fourth year learning about the Bible having both kids and parents participating. This year we are doing a series of plays in which the kids are the stars. Our first session will involve making costumes and props for the rest of the summer sessions. Then, …

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May 29

Building Fund News: Father’s Day Fundraiser

Fathers Day

The Beacon has been reporting on the status of our building fund. Did you know that our monthly payment for our loans is $6000? Grace Lutheran church continues to be a building that we treat with loving care, but the upkeep is a continual strain on the budget. The building committee is sponsoring recognition of …

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May 29

Grace Recognizes Our Graduates

  We have several members of our church that have completed their degrees between June 2012 and June 2013. The display case has been decorated with their pictures. We now take the time to share their success. Suzanne Laucks is the daughter of Jean and Dr. Sam Laucks. She graduated from Elizabethtown College with a …

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