Free Christian Concert May 17 St. Paul’s Lutheran Church

Making A Difference Ministries along with St. Paul’s Lutheran Church Mountain Top presents part three of their Christian Concert Series on May 17 from 6:30 p. m. to 8 p. m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Rt. 309. The concert will feature national and local recording artist/ singer songwriter Benjamin Horreverts from NY. Afterward there will be a Meet and Greet with the artist and signing of CD’s. This is a free event. A Goodwill Offering will be taken to help with cost of travel. All are welcome.

The Bike for World Hunger is coming! Saturday, May 16 from 9 a. m. to 1 pm at the Bob Rodale Fitness and Cycling Park in Trexlertown. This is an annual event sponsored by the Northeastern Pennsylvania Synod to raise money for the ELCA World Hunger Appeal. You can ride a bike, or walk, or run or rollerblade. By getting sponsors, you raise money for the World Hunger Appeal. So grab your helmet and your sunscreen and some friends and bike for World Hunger!

St. Paul’s is happy to announce that they will once again offer a Summer Camp Program for children ages 3 -5 as well as a new school age program for children who completed kindergarten through 2nd grade. We will offer two, 8 day sessions (for the 3-5 year old) which will run Monday through Thursday from 9 am –12 pm at a cost of $96 per session. Session 1 runs: July 6-16 and session 2 runs: July 20 -30. For children who have completed kindergarten, 1st or 2nd grade the session runs July 20 –30 (9am to 12 pm). For more information and to register your child for a summer of fun, please call Lisa at 474-6616.

The Congregation of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church of Mountain Topencourages you to join them.

Communion will be offered May 31st. Healing Service is will be Wednesday, May 6th at 11 a. m. Potluck Luncheon following at noon. The next Healing Service will be held on June 3, and Ascension Day is Thursday, May 14, 2015

Summer Schedule: Last Day Sunday School is Sunday, May 24, Worship starting June 7 is at 8:30 a. m. and 10 a. m. Office Hours Starting June 1: 8 a. m. to 12 p. m. (Mon. to Fri.)

The ladies of the church will be making homemade Pasties (onion or without onion); they will be making them on Saturday, May 16 and they will be available for pick-up on Sunday, May 17 after church. Cost is $6 and this is to help defray the cost of the snow plowing bill. A sign-up sheet is on the bulletin board. For information, call 474-5585.

St. Paul’s is sponsoring a Chicken Barbeque on Saturday, June 13th. People are needed to work in the kitchen and as well as people to donate food such as coleslaw and corn muffins and dessert. We need BBQ sauce and industrial size cans of corn. A sign-up sheet is located on table next to Pastor’s office. Many hands make light work. Tickets are $9.00 adults; $4.50 children. --12:00 –6:00 pm. Gaylene Hunter will be selling the tickets after/ between church services. Also, you can call the office to reserve your tickets at (570) 474-6616.

Board Game Day is every third Wednesday, at 1:00 p. m. at the church will be board game day. Please bring your favorite game and a snack to share. A sign-up sheet will be located on the table in the narthex. Next game day

Please remember the first Sunday of each month has been declared Food Bank Day, we ask that all remember the less fortunate by bringing non perishable items in order to keep up with the demand.

Bible Study is held every Monday at 2 p. m. at Wright Manor in Mountain Top. Pastor Michelle Kaufman holds a Bible Study that is open to all who would like to participate, and you your evenings are not free.

Sunday Morning gatherings are for adults each week right after 8:30 a. m. Service at 9:30 a. m. so members can get together and discuss any topic, and have some fellowship and discuss them.

Weekly meetings are as follows: Weight Watchers every Wednesday at 6:15 p. m.; AA meetings every Wednesday and Friday at 7 p. m. and and Sundays at 7 p. m.; NA meetings every Thursday at 6 p. m., and Stress and Anxiety Management every 2nd and last Tuesdays of the month at 6:30 pm.

Church Office (474-6616), Pastor-Rev. Michele Kaufman (443-0832), Secretary-Lisa Sheridan, Organist-Dr. Judy Marley, and Sexton -Ginny Hildebrand (788-2751).