Please join us for refreshments and fellowship after every Sunday services.

Sunday, December 6, 2015 – Orders for Poinsettia Plants for Christmas are due on Sunday, December 6th.  Please call the church office 610-356-1824 if you wish to order plants but have not yet filled out and returned your order form or place it in the offering plate by 12/6. 

Sunday, December 6th and 20th – Confirmation Classes will be the 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month at 11:30 – 12:30.

Wednesday, December 9, 2015 – Bible Study lead by Pastor Richard will begin at 11:30.  We will be studying Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s The Cost of Discipleship.  Please feel free to bring a brown bag lunch and a friend. We will meet in the downstairs meeting room.

Saturday, December 12, 2015 – At 10:00am the Altar Guild will be packing cookies to sell at the annual Cookie Sale.  Anyone interested in baking please have your cookies to the church by Saturday morning.  Thank you to all who help to make the Cookie Sale a success each year.

Sunday, December 13, 2015 – On December 13th the Altar Guild will have their annual Cookie Sale.  Please stop by the Narthex and buy a box or two for you to enjoy or give as a gift.

Sunday, December 13, 2015 – We will be decorating the church for Christmas.  Please stay after the worship service and help to decorate our church.  We will also have a pizza lunch when the decorating is finished.

Wednesday, December 16, 2015 – The Nursery School children will have their Christmas Program at 10:45a.m. upstairs in the church.

Friday, December 18, 2015 – This is the last day of Nursery School till reopening on January 4, 2016.

Christmas Eve Candle Light Service 

Sunday, December 24, 2015 – We will have our 7:30pm Candlelight Service with Holy Communion on Christmas Eve. Please plan on joining us for this joyous celebration of the birth of our Lord & Savior, Jesus!

Sunday, November 1, 2015 – 2:00 a.m. turn your clocks back one hour so that you will be on time for Sunday School and Holy Communion on All Saints Day!

November 2015 – The month of November we will once again be collecting unwrapped gift items for the children at Silver Springs Martin Luther School. There is a box in the Narthex to place these items. There is a Wish Gifts list on the table in the Narthex and one is in each copy of Grace Notes. All gifts must be in by Sunday, November 29th. There is an envelope on the board next to the box so you can put your sales receipts in. These will be given to Thrivent so we can receive matching funds for the children. Thank you Jan Cararra.

November 2015 – Also for the month of November we will be collecting toys in connection with the Delaware County Chapter of Thrivent which has supported the Christmas Toy Drive of the Community Action Agency of Delaware County. Toys can be for any age and need to be new. The toys are distributed to children in need in Delaware County including those in shelters. The drive will run thru the first week in December and will be picked up starting the 7th of December.

Sunday, November 1st and 15th – Confirmation Classes will be the 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month at 11:30 – 12:30.

Sunday, November 8, 2015 – There will be a Council meeting immediately following the worship service in the meeting room downstairs.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 – Bible Study lead by Pastor Richard will begin at 11:30. We will be studying Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s The Cost of Discipleship. Please feel free to bring a brown bag lunch and a friend. We will meet in the downstairs meeting room.

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 – We will be feeding the hungry. If you are available please help with preparation in the church kitchen around 9:30 a.m. and help with serving around 6:15 p.m.

Sunday, November 22, 2015 – There will be an Altar Guild Meeting immediately following the worship service in the meeting room downstairs. Anyone interested in joining is welcome to attend.

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 – Marple Newtown Community Thanksgiving Service at 7:30 at St. Pius X, 220 Lawrence Road, Broomall, PA 19008.

Thursday, November 25th & 27th – Nursery School Closed for Thanksgiving break. Nursery School will reopen Monday, November 30th.

Saturday, November 28, 2015 – Altar Guild will meet at 10:00 to set up for Advent.

Sunday, December 6, 2015 – Orders for Poinsettia Plants for Christmas are due. Please fill out an order form front and back, make out your check to Grace Lutheran Altar Guild and place them in the ordering plate on any Sunday up through December 6th or mail your order into the church office.

Monthly News / December 2015