RSVP by Sept. 1 – Homecoming Sunday Celebration Meal
On September 18, following our Homecoming Worship service, we will be having a delicious meal from City Barbeque. The meal is free, but because it is being catered, you must make a reservation. Sign up in the Connection Center today for your free ticket to attend this delicious meal with your St. Luke family, celebrating our 40 years in ministry! Please call Barb Gillispie (263-9803) or Sue Ann Breeze (266-5436) with any questions. Please RSVP by September 1.
Climate Justice Event – This Thursday, Sept. 1
The UMW invites anyone and everyone (men, women, and children!) to attend their fall gathering at St. Luke this Thursday, September 1 at 10:30 a.m. We will have a speaker from a local earth stewardship non-profit, Blessed Earth, to address issues of climate justice and give “green tips.” Please come join us and bring a friend! For more information, contact Janet Garrison, 859-272-3226.
2017 Upward Basketball Season
Upward Basketball is a huge, vital, and important ministry of St. Luke. But we cannot continue it without volunteers. If you are interested in serving, please sign up in the Connection Center or contact Ed Towle via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by text at 806-2722. If you have an interest in serving on our Upward team, please attend our first meeting on Thursday, Sept. 8 from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. in Room 127.
New Women’s Bible Study – Sept. 7
All women are welcome to join us in this seven-week study on “First Corinthians: Living Love When We Disagree” by Melissa Spoelstra. Participants are asked to purchase their own books for a price of $10. To purchase a book or if you need to have a book supplied for you, please contact Francie Sewell at email@example.com. This study will be on Wednesdays beginning September 7 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.
Save the Date Invitations
Postcard invitations for our final 40th anniversary events are on display in the lobby, the Welcome Center, and Connection Center. You make take one home, apply your own postage, address, and mail it to someone you would like to join us in celebrating. Please take this opportunity to invite a friend, former member, or a future member of St. Luke.
Pumpkinfest Needs You!
St. Luke’s Children’s Ministry Leadership Team is already contemplating our Pumpkinfest on October 29th. We would LOVE to have our own pumpkin themed carnival type games to have available to groups who want to participate. Are you the “Carpenter” type who can build one or two games? Are you the “Artist” type who can paint them and make them come to life? Please contact Susan at firstname.lastname@example.org and let her know you can help make this outreach event even more exciting!
August is Kroger Plus Renewal Time!
Community Rewards must be renewed every August! Please log on to your Kroger.com account and re-enroll St. Luke UMC as your choice for Community Rewards by August 31. If you do not have a Kroger account, or if you need help with this, please contact Dawn Brodersen at email@example.com or 859-361-4461. More information can be found here.
Louisiana Flood Relief Donations
We are assembling cleaning buckets for UMCOR Louisiana Flood relief efforts. You can find a list of needed items here. Drop-off items in the Connection Center. Please drop-off only the items on the list. Cash donations are also welcomed. Please make out a check to St. Luke UMC and put “Louisiana Disaster” in the memo line.