St. Luke Work Day – tomorrow
We would like to encourage our St. Luke family to come out to the church and help us clean up, make repairs, have fun and fellowship from 9:00 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, August 29. There is something for everyone! Please confirm your participation by signing up in the Connection Center or if you have any questions, please call the church 269-4687 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kids’ Cafe Outreach
Helpers are needed for Tuesday afternoon Kids Cafe outreach. Flexible hours for homework help, meal prep or serving, recreation, simple crafts, board games. Additional male presence especially needed. Contact: Pam Harned, 494-8677, email@example.com.
United Methodist Women
St. Luke UMC has an active unit of 2 circles of United Methodist Women which meet at 6:00 p.m. the first Tuesday of the month (Esther Circle) and at 10:30 a.m. the second Thursday of each month (Sarah Circle). We invite all women to join us (and bring a friend!) for our September 1st “unit” meeting at 6:00 p.m. when we will have a speaker from the organization “Glean Kentucky” here to talk about their program of feeding the hungry. Questions? Call Janet Garrison at 272-3226.
It’s Confirmation Time! – Sept. 12
All young people who have just begun the 6th grade (or any above 6th grade who have not been involved in confirmation before) are invited to be a part of this year’s class. We will explore what it means to be a member of St. Luke. Each week will be led by a different member of the church. We’ll begin with a fun day on September 12 and then the first class will be Sunday, September 13 from 4:00 – 5:00 p.m. You can sign up by calling or emailing the church office, signing the sheet in the Connection Center, or by talking with Jeremy Arnold. Questions? Talk with Jeremy (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information.
Lexington Rescue Mission Banquet – September 10
You can support the many ministries of the Lexington Rescue Mission and have a great meal, enjoy excellent entertainment, and scope out a silent auction. The event will be Thursday, September 10, at the Embassy Suites. Let’s fill a St. Luke table with tickets $35. Please contact Denise Ockerman at 494-1482 so we can keep track and indicate your donation on a check to St. Luke and we will order our tickets together. Deadline is 8/30. Questions? Contact Denise Ockerman @ 494-1482.
Looking for Crafters!
St. Luke United Methodist Women are sponsoring a Holiday Bazaar on November 21. Are you a crafter or have a home- based business? This is a great chance to showcase your business. You will meet new customers and increase your sales! To reserve your sales table, contact Karen Girard at karen.girard@gmail .com or 806-2704.
KYUMC Children and Youth Home Annual Day – September 12
The KY United Methodist Home for Children and Youth are having their Annual Day, an auction which raises money to help provide the “extras” that make the youth’s stay with the Home feel more like home! The schedule has changed with the silent and live auction starting at 10:30 a.m. followed by lunch at noon! The address is 2050 Lexington Rd, Versailles. Donations of baked goods are greatly appreciated. For questions or more information, call the home at 873-4481.
Wednesday.comm Meal and Classes
Our meal for Wednesday, Aug. 26 is prepared and served by the Cornerstones Sunday School class and will support Aldersgate Camp & Retreat Center. Meal: chicken casserole, green beans, roll, assorted desserts. Meals are $5 per plate (sharing is allowed, max. $15 per family) and will be served from 5:15 – 6:30 p.m.