FEBRUARY 2016 – We will be handing out clear plastic bags to be filled with personal items for the homeless. These bags will need to be filled and returned to church by as soon as possible so they can be delivered on Sunday, February 14th. Items needed: shampoos, conditioners, brushes, combs, deodorant, disposable razors, shaving cream, tooth brushes, tooth paste, mouth wash, feminine items, etc. We will also be collecting bars of soap, bath towels, and wash clothes.

Wednesday, February 10th – 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.

Friday, February 12, & Monday, February 15, 2016 – The Nursery School will be closed for President’s Weekend. Nursery School will reopen on Tuesday, February 16th.

Schedule of Services for Lent

Wednesday, February 10th – Ash Wednesday Holy Communion at 7:00pm at Grace Lutheran Church.

Marple Newtown Clergy Association Interfaith Services with Soup & Bread Dinner

Each Wednesday the dinner will be at 6:15 p.m. & the Worship Service will be at 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, February 17th – Mid-week Lenten Service at – Trinity Christian Reformed Church, 144 Lawrence Road, Broomall.

Wednesday, February 24th – Mid-week Lenten Service at – St. Mark’s United Methodist Church, 2220 S. Sproul Road, Broomall.

Wednesday, March 2nd – Mid-week Lenten Service at – Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, 721 Paxon Hollow Road, Broomall.

Wednesday, March 9th – Mid-week Lenten Service at – Grace Lutheran Church, 2191 West Chester Pike, Broomall.

Wednesday, March 16th – Mid-week Lenten Service at – New Hope Christian Church, Sproul & Paxon Hollow Roads, Broomall.

Holy Week Schedule of Servies

Palm Sunday, March 20th Holy Communion at 10:00 a.m.

Thursday, March 24thMaundy Thursday Holy Communion at Grace 7:00 p.m.

Friday, March 25thGood Friday Service at Grace 7:00 p.m.

Friday, March 25th 12 Noon – 1:00p.m. Marple Presbyterian Church, 105 N. Sproul Road, Broomall,

Sunday, March 27th – Easter Sunday – Breakfast at 8:30 a.m. Holy Communion at 10:00 a.m. with an Easter Egg Hunt for the children immediately following the worship service.

Monthly News / February 2016