St. Luke to Host Ohio University Men’s Choir and Scott Co. High School Choir • On Friday, March 16, St Luke is hosting the Ohio University Men’s Choir and the Scott Co HS Concert Choir! The concert will take place in the sanctuary at 7:00 pm.
We are also in need of housing as well for the men from Ohio University on Friday evening. They will need a bed on Friday evening and breakfast on Saturday morning. if you are interested in volunteering. To serve as a host, sign up on the list located in the Connection Center or contact Brent Merritt at email@example.com. Brent will be making the rooming assignments.
What Are You Doing Tuesday Afternoon, March 13? • Because our UK student volunteers will be on break, we need extra volunteers to help us in Kids’ Cafe, 3:00-5:00 pm! • Many fun options available! Please contact Sue Lord if you are willing to serve this one afternoon (859-797-1586, firstname.lastname@example.org).
No More Plastic Bags • Thanks to the generous folks at St. Luke for the thousands of bags you have donated for use in the pantry. Based on new guidelines for the pantry we must phase out use of recycled grocery bags due to health safety concerns. Thus, we can no longer accept used plastic grocery bags.
United Methodist Women • Hope, Faith, and Love in Action • The Sarah Circle of UMW will meet on Thursday, March 8 at 10:30 a.m. in Room 4 by the Fellowship Hall. The meetings are the second Thursday morning of each month. Come and visit any time! For further information contact: Elaine Ketterer: 859-309-1086 or 859-492-0776.
The Esther Circle of United Methodist Women will be meeting on Tuesday, March 6 at 6:00 p.m. in Fellowship Hall. Refreshments will be provided! Come join us in fellowship and learning about women and children’s concerns in today’s world.
Wednesday.comm Meal and Classes • Our meal for Wednesday, March 7, is prepared and served by Libby Johnson and Lexington Emmaus friends. All proceeds will go to start a scholarship fund for upcoming Emmaus walks. Meal: meatball sandwiches with cheese, chips, pear salad, and ice cream sandwiches. Meals are $5 per plate (sharing is allowed, max. $15 per family) and will be served from 5:15 – 6:30 p.m.
St. Luke to Host KMEA High School Choral Assessment Event
The KMEA District 7 Choral Assessment Event will take place on Tuesday, March 13 from 8:30 am to 5 pm at St Luke! Throughout the day over 1200 high school choir students from Lexington and surrounding communities will perform as their choirs sing two or three selections each in the sanctuary for a panel of 3 adjudicators. The choirs will perform in 15 minute intervals. This will be a very exciting day for those students and their directors. You may want to see what these music students can do! A schedule of the choir performances will be posted the week before.
The Mountain Mission Truck is Coming! • The Mountain Mission is in need of socks, underwear, men’s clothes, appliances, coffee and creamer, coffee filters, 33 gallon black garbage bags, Mean green Spray, Pine-sol, heavy-duty mops, furniture polish, bleach, drain cleaner, and vacuum cleaners. Please drop off donated items inside the stairwell storage space in the Connection Center (just past the Connection Center on the left) before March 19. Thank you so much for responding!