St. Paul’s Church Plans Vacation Bible School

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 Top encourages you to join them for worship this week.

Communion will be offered May 31st .

A Healing Service is scheduled June 3 at 11 a. m. with a Potluck Luncheon following at noon.

Summer Schedule: Last Day Sunday School is Sunday, May 24, 2015. Worship, starting June 7, will be held at 8:30 a. m. and 10:00 a. m. Office Hours Starting June 1 will be 8:00 a. m. to 12:00 p. m. Monday through Friday.

St. Paul’s is sponsoring a Chicken Barbeque on Saturday, June13th. People are needed to work in the kitchen and as well as people to donate food such as coleslaw and corn muffins and dessert. BBQ sauce and industrial size cans of corn are also needed. 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. You can call the office to reserve tickets at (570) 474-6616.

Every third Wednesday, at 1 p. m. 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. A sign-up sheet will be located on the table in the narthex. Next game day

The Yarn Spinnrs will continue to meet on the first Wednesday of each month to work on Baptismal blankets for Pastor Michelle, and items for Wilkes Barre General. If you need any yearn please let Lois know. If you are able to crochet or knit or would like to learn we cordially invite you to join us for lessons that will be given by Lois. If you cannot make these meetings please call Lois Burge at 570 474 5502 to volunteer your talents by making these items at home. All items are appreciated.

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 scheduled 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 this is the way of learning and sharing with others who are also interested in the Bible, and how to understand its meanings

Sunday Mornng 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

The following weekly meetings are scheduled: Weight Watchers every Wednesday at 6:15 p. m.; AA Meetings every Wednesday and Friday at 7 p. m. and Sundays at 7 p. m.; NA Meetings are every Thursday at 6 p. m.; and Stress and Anxiety Management Support Group meets every 2nd and last Tuesdays of the month at 6:30 pm

The Church Office number is 474-6616. Pastor Rev. Michele Kaufman can be reached at 443-0832. The church secretary is Lisa Sheridan, Organist is Dr. Judy Marley, and the Sexton is Ginny Hildebrand (788-2751).

St. Paul’s is now on facebook. Visit us at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Mountain Top, PA and keep in touch with upcoming events.