Sunday, July 2, – August 6, 2017 – We will be collecting school supplies in conjunction with Thrivent Financial from July 2nd through August 6th for local school children in need of a little help to start the school year. See attached list of items needed to fill backpacks.  Thrivent will provide the backpacks.

Sunday, July 9th – Pastor Richard will be on vacation and The Rev. Bruce Davis will be back to preach for us again.

Pastor Richard will be on vacation July 5th through July 12th and in her absence The Rev. (Father) Hentzi Elek will be on call should you have a pastoral emergency.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 – We will be feeding the hungry.  If you are available please help with preparation in the church kitchen around 9:30 a.m. and/or help with serving around 6:15 p.m.

Sunday, July 23, 2017 – We will have an outside worship service on the front lawn. (Weather permitting.)

Sunday, August 27th – Pastor Richard will be on vacation and The Rev. Bruce Davis will once again preach for us.

Pastor Richard will be on vacation August 23rd through August 30th and in her absence The Rev. (Father) Hentzi Elek will be on call should you have a pastoral emergency.

Sunday, September 10, 2017God Work Our Hand Sunday. Please join us at 9:00a.m. for Rally Day as we start our Sunday School for the fall season. We will be collecting items to fill small goodie bags for the children at Martin Luther Silver Springs School.  This will take place during Sunday School on Rally Day, September 11th.  We will need sandwich and/or snack size baggies, small snack packages of pretzels, fruit snacks, animal crackers, crackers, small note books, small crayon packs, card games, stickers, etc. Try to avoid items/toys with strings longer than a few inches and small parts or sharp items

Monday, September 11, 2017 – The Nursery School will have their Parent Teacher meeting at 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017 – Nursery School will begin at 9:00 a.m.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 – We will be feeding the hungry.  If you are available please help with preparation in the church kitchen around 9:30 a.m. and/or help with serving around 6:15 p.m.

September 17, 2017 – Council Meeting will take place in the downstairs meeting room.  Please plan to attend.

Sunday, September 30, 2017 – We will have our Annual Bazaar a little early this year and we will have flea market tables, jars of homemade soups, homemade bake goods, and we are looking into selling mums this year too.  If you would like a table to sell your attic treasures they will be $25 each and first come first serve basis.  Please contact the church office if you would like to rent a table.  There will be signup sheets as we get closer for those who will make soups or homemade baked goods.

Sunday, October 15, 2017 – we will have a special worship service and a catered luncheon to celebrate our 75th Anniversary. More details will follow.

Sunday, October 29, 2017 – Brian Young will be Confirmed during our morning worship at 10:00.  Please plan to attend to celebrate with Brian.

At 3:00 on October 29th we are invited to gather at St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Springfield for a Reformation 500 Celebration with special guest from Silver Springs Martin Luther School.

Monthly News / July, August, & more 2017