Healing Service/Ascension Service May 5 At St. Paul’s

St. Paul’s is a Family of Believers in the Gospel of Jesus Christ, committed to the fulfillment of the Word of God. Worship services at scheduled at 8:30 a. m. and 11:00 a. m. Sunday Church School begins at 9:30 a. m. An Adult Gathering is also scheduled at 9:30 a. m.

A Healing Service/Ascension Service is Thursday, May 5th at 11 a. m. A potluck Luncheon will follow at noon.

Communion will be offered May 15 and May 29

Rummage Sale-The rummage sale set up date is Friday, May 6th at 12 p. m. The sale will start on Saturday, May 7th at 8 a. m. to 12 p. m. with bag day 2 to 5 p. m.

Movie Night is Monday, May 16 at 6:30 p. m. Plan to join us for our upcoming movie “One Night With the King.” The movie depicts moving biblical tale of Esther--a humble Jewish girl who saved her people from annihilation and won the heart of the handsome Persian king Xerxes--is the subject of One Night with the King, a lush ode to one of the Old Testament’s most inspiring women. Join us at 6:30 p. m. Bring a friend!

5th Annual Bike A Thon For Hunger is scheduled May 21from 9 a. m. to 1 p. m.

Registration begins at 8:30 am, at the Picnic Pavilion. Parking is provided on site. The event begins at 9 am. Monies collected will also benefit our synod’s $15,000 World Hunger challenge! Every participant must have an individual registration and signed release to participate. Participants under 18 must have a parent or guardian signature. If you are interested in participating, please contact the office for a registration form and sponsorship sheet.

The Bob Rodale Fitness and Cycling Park, on a 71-acre tract west of Mosser Road, has a 1.3-mile long, 24-foot wide asphalt track with a 0.6-mile inner flat loop and a .75-mile inner hill loop for bicycling, rollerblading and jogging. Other features include an exterior walking course, picnic pavilion (seats 48 people), and Tot Track with sandbox. You may bring grills, tents and canopies. Water will be available to fill your bottles, but you are encouraged to bring a full water bottle with you. Bike for World Hunger bottles will also be available. We’ll finish at 1 pm, but the park remains open to the public.

St. Paul’s 2015 Annual Church Picnic will be held Sunday, June 5, from 12-??? Lots of activities are being planned for our young members, as well as for the young at heart! We’ll start the morning with a Worship Service at the Church, offering our 8:30 indoors and second service beginning at 10:30 a. m. outdoors with the musical talent of Broken Road Duo.

We’ll begin with a potluck picnic lunch. Everyone is asked to bring a casserole, salad, soup, veggie or dessert to share. Hot dogs and hamburgers, coffee, tea, ice tea and lemonade will be provided.

Games and other activities are in the planning stages. If you have any ideas how we might enhance the festivities, please let us know! A sign-up sheet will be posted on the bulletin board.

Last day of Sunday School is Sunday, May 22.

Worship starting June 12 is 8:30 a. m. and 10 a. m.

Office hours starting June 1 are 8 a. m. to 12 p. m. Monday through Friday.

Bible classes continue Monday afternoons at 2 p. m. at Wright Manor as we continue to work our way through the New Testament and Thursday afternoons at 1p.m. at St. Paul’s.

Our WELCA’s next meeting will be on Wednesday, May 11th at 1 p. m. at the church. Please remember to bring your scissors.

Sign up for hoagies! Watch for the sign-up sheet on the narthex bulletin board. All orders must be in by the previous Sunday, which in this case will be, Sunday, May 15th with a pick up date of May 19th. The cost of the hoagies are $4.00 each.

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 every Thursday at 6 p. m., and a Stress and Anxiety Management support group meets every 2nd and last Tuesdays of the month at 6:30

Office Hours are 8:30 a. m. to 12:30 p. m. The Church Office number is 474-6616. Pastor Michele Kaufman can be reached at 443-0832. Church email is stpaulsmttop@gmail.com