Homecoming Sunday Celebration Meal – Sept. 18
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. This study will be on Wednesdays beginning September 7 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.
Chancel Choir Resumes
Do you want to sing in the choir? Choir rehearsal has resumed and you are welcome to join at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday nights. Childcare will be available for anyone who needs it.
God’s Pantry Needs You!
The pantry needs your clean grocery bags! Please leave them in the blue barrels or drop them off at the pantry room. Have too many zucchini or tomatoes? Drop off at the pantry! Our clients love fresh produce. We continue to need donations of fruit, soup and miscellaneous vegetables. Also, breakfast items and pastas (not mac and cheese) are a consistent need.
United Methodist Women
Our United Methodist Women will have their fall gathering at St. Luke on Thursday, September 1 at 10:30 a.m. We will have a speaker from Blessed Earth to address issues of climate justice, a current mission of UMW. Please come join us and bring a friend! For more information, contact Janet Garrison, 859-272-3226.
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 email@example.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or 859-361-4461. More detailed information will be presented later in the month.