GRACE LUTHERAN CHURCH, BROOMALL HELPS WITH THRIVENT PROJECT
Thrivent sponsored the project to collect school supplies from the local Lutheran churches and filled 175 back packs with school supplies for elementary and junior/senior high school students in Delaware County who are in need of a little help getting ready for the new school year.
Pictured below are Beth Morgan of the Marple Newtown High School Counseling Office and Dave Ehret, Grace Lutheran Church Broomall
Pictured below are John Beltrante Principal Worrall Elementary School, Kylie Kusturiss, Guidance Counselor, and Dave Ehret, Grace Lutheran Church, Broomall
Sunday, June 26, – August 7, 2016 – We will be collecting school supplies in connection with Thrivent Financial from June 28th through August 7th for local school children in need of a little help to start the school year. See attached list of items deed to fill backpacks.
Year Round Worship Time Reminder – At our Annual Congregational Meeting it had be voted on the keep the 10:00 worship time year round.
July & August 2016 – During the summer months we will be having a few Sundays that will include hymn sings so mark down your favorite hymns numbers and have them ready.
Sunday, July 10 & Sunday August 21 — Pastor Richard will be on vacation these two Sundays and The Rev. Paul Jann will preach for us. Pastor Richard will be on vacation July 4th through July 11th and August 15th through August 21st.
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 – 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, September 11, 2016 – God 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
Bazaar 2016 News!
We will be having tables for rent for our Annual Bazaar this fall on October 22nd from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. We will be renting tables at $25.00 each. If you have a few attic, basement, garage or closet treasures you would like to donate we will have 2 or 3 tables that will profit Grace. If you have more than a few you can rent a table for $25.00 so you can sell your treasures and make some extra cash for yourself or share a table with a friend. We encourage you to ask friends and other family members to see if they are interested in renting a table. We will also be renting tables to the public so if you are interested in renting a table please contact the church office so we can reserve a table for you.
We will be having our lunch items – hot dogs, chili, soup, soda, water, etc. and we will be selling jars of homemade soup and homemade baked goods. We need your help with making soup and baked goods to sell plus set-up and breakdown and clean up as well as kitchen help and soup and baked goods selling. As we get closer we will have a sign-up sheet.
If anyone has an upright or digital piano they no longer need or if you know of someone who has one please let John Kampmeyer or the church office know. John would like a piano put in the meeting room upstairs for choir rehearsal.