Feed-A-Friend Volunteers Needed At St. Paul’s

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church Worship Services are at 8:30 and 11:00 a. m. Sunday school begins at 9:30 a. m.

Communion will be offered November 19th.

Important Help Request-Preschool is in need of Substitute teachers, who are certified in PA nursery thru 3rd grade, as well as Teachers Aids w/PA Clearances. Call Nancy Schwartz if interested 570-868-3582.

Feed-A-Friend-It is time once again for Feed-A-Friend to seek volunteers to help with the sorting, packing and handing out of Thanksgiving baskets to needy area residents. This year we are seeking volunteers of all ages to help sort food on Saturday, November 18th from 10 am-1 pm and distribution is Tuesday, November 21st 9 am-1 pm to help carry turkeys and bags to cars. Any questions contact Terry Scott at 868-7368 or tjscott805@ gmail.com

WELCA Meeting-The next WELCA will meet on Wednesday Nov. 8th at 1p.m. Hostess will be Florence Drum. We will be going to Davis Nursing home to play BINGO and will be taking 3 gifts as prizes. For more information, contact Florence Drum. 570-678-3095.

Dec 13th @ noon we will meet at Three Guys for our Annual Christmas party. Let Flossy Pedley know who is going!

St. Paul’s Hoagie Gang-Sign up for DELICIOUS 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, November 12th with a pick up date of Thursday, November 16th. The costs of the hoagies are $4.00 each. The sign-up sheet is on the narthex bulletin board. Thank YOU! All monies earned go to benefit the church.

Cinderella Cheesecakes-The Cinderella Company has been in business for over 25 years offering cheesecakes, 11 inches round, weighing 4 lbs. in various flavors including: Plain, Mango, Washington Cherry, Pineapple, Pumpkin, Almond Amaretta, Southern Pecan and White Chocolate Peanut Butter. Each cheesecake costs $21; the Sugar Free and Sample Cheesecake cost $25. Orders must be placed by November 10th. Delivery is scheduled for Friday, November 17th, just in time for Thanksgiving.

St. Paul’s NEW Website at stpaulsmttop.comand we are on Facebook as well. Visit us at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Mountain Top, PA and keep in touch with upcoming events.

The first Congregational Meeting will be held on Sunday, December 3rd immediately following the first service. The 2018 Budget will be presented and the congregation will elect Church Council Members. Plan now to attend! Brunch to follow!

2018 ELCA Youth Gathering-Registration opened for the upcoming 2018 National Youth Gathering. If you are interested in attending, please contact Pastor and fill out the registration forms and hand it in ASAP, along with $100 deposit. Various fundraisers will be held throughout the year to help defray the cost.

Bible Study continues every Thursday afternoon at 1 p. m. The conversations are lively and engaging. The group began study on the Book of Acts.

Board Game Day-Looking to have some fun? Every third Wednesday, at 1:00 pm. 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.

Yarn Spinners will continue

to work on the prayer shawls and baptismal blankets for Pastor. If any of you are talented in crocheting or knitting, or would like to learn, they cordially invite you to join them. Lessons will be given by Lois. If you can’t make their meetings, please call Lois Burge at 474-5502, and volunteer your talents by making the items at your own pace at home. Please remember that the first Sunday of each month has been declared “Food Bank Day” and we ask that members remember those less fortunate by bringing nonperishable food items.

Regularly scheduled weekly meetings-Stress and Anxiety Management meetings are every 2nd and last Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm; NA meetings are every Thursday at 6 pm; AA meetings are every Wednesday and Friday at 7pm and Sundays at 7pm, and Weight Watchers Wednesday at 6:15pm.

Sick or in the hospital? Would you like a visit from pastor? please contact Pastor directly or leave a message with the church secretary.

Contact information: Church Office-474-6616; Pastor -Rev. Michele Kaufman 443-0832; and Secretary -Rachael Hughes Email: info@stpaulsmttop.com