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Announcements for April 7, 2019

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Southern Clinton County Lutheran Parish

PARISH NEWS

+FROM REV. KARL RUNSER: You may contact the Pastor at the office (570) 748-7932, at home (570) 725-2155 or email krunser@hotmail.com

HELPING HANDS:Each month we will be asking for specific donations to be handed out during the Helping Hands sessions. For the month of Aprilwe are asking for donations of baby diapers (size 5) and Laundry detergent/fabric softener. All donations can be dropped off at United during normal office hours, or contact Wendy Seyler (570) 502-0683. As always, thank you for assisting us in branching out on our own to help us service our community better.

LENTEN BIBLE STUDYwill be held every Thursday during Lent from March 14ththrough April 11thbeginning at 6:30 PM at United. Evening prayer will follow.

NITTANY VALLEYLenten Services will be held every Sunday in Lent from March 10ththrough April 7thbeginning at 7:00 PM at Lamar UMC.

SUGAR VALLEYLenten Services will be held every Wednesday beginning at 7:30 PM. Locations are as follows: 

April 10th– St. Paul’s, Loganton

CAMP MOUNT LUTHERis looking for craft supplies for their summer camping sessions. Please consider donating: paper plates, plastic craft lace, popsicle sticks, play dough, markers, egg cartons, acrylic paint, clear/scotch tape, duct tape, and/or scissors (for small hands). All donations can be dropped off on the tables in the first floor hallway at United. All donations that are received mean fewer expenses for Camp. Your support is greatly appreciated.

JOINT COUNCILwill meet on Thurs., April 11that St. John, Booneville beginning at 7 PM.

MAUNDY THURSDAY Evening services will be held at St. Luke’s UCC, Lock Haven at 6:30 PM, and Sugar Valley Church of the Brethren at 7:30 PM.

PROTESTANT CAMPUS MINISTRYwill meet Wed., April 24thbeginning at 9:30 AM at United. 

SALONA NEWS

+SERVICES FOR April will be held at Salona beginning at 10:30 AM.

+A COLLECTIONwill be taken on the first Sunday of each month to benefit St. Paul’s Food Pantry.

+SAVE THE DATE – June 9th!  FUN – We’re having games and prizes; FOOD – We’re having a luncheon, and FAMILY – We are all family! This is a surprise for you. More clues to follow. Check your future bulletins.

EASTER LILIES:Orders for Easter lilies are now being taken. Each plant is $7.50. Envelopes are available on the tables in the narthex. The deadline to order is Sun., April 14th.

ST. PAUL, MILL HALL NEWS

+SERVICES FOR April will be held at Salona beginning at 10:30 AM.

+PLEASE CHECK THESunday School Room for information before going to Sanctuary. 

+SAVE THE DATE – June 9th!  FUN – We’re having games and prizes; FOOD – We’re having a luncheon, and FAMILY – We are all family! This is a surprise for you. More clues to follow. Check your future bulletins.

+COUNCILwill meet on Wed., April 17that 6:00 PM.

ST. JOHN, BOONEVILLE &

ST. PAUL, LOGANTON NEWS

+SERVICES FORApril will be held at St. Paul’s, Loganton beginning at 9:00 AM.

+EASTER LILIES:We are now taking orders for Easter lilies. The cost is $7 each. Please see Marie or Jane by April 14thto order your lily.

+LENTEN OFFERING: St. Paul’s Lenten offering will be given to the Sugar Valley Lions Food Bank.

+ST. PAUL’S COUNCILwill meet on Tues., April 9that 3 PM.

+ST. JOHN’S COUNCILwill meet on Tues., April 9that 7 PM.

+ST. JOHN’S ATTENDANCE:3/31: 8

+ST. PAUL’S ATTENDANCE:3/31: 13

UNITED, LOCK HAVEN NEWS

+SERVICESwill be held at 9:00 AM.

+ALL PRAYER CHAIN requests should be directed to Lena Welsh at (570) 748-3787.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:Altar Guild is looking for volunteers to assist in setting up and removing altar and communion items each week. Please contact Jean McKeague for more information if you are interested in volunteering.

COOL WHIP containers needed! Please drop off empty Cool Whip containers on the tables in the first floor hallway. We use these to transport our altar flowers each week.

ATLAR FLOWERopenings on Sun., May 26th,July 28th, and Nov. 10th.   If you would like to sponsor flowers on any of these dates, please contact Michele in the office.

DONATIONS NEEDED:Helping Hands is making Easter Eggs this year. Donations of the following items would significantly help: Powdered sugar, Cream Cheese (blocks), Peanut Butter, and Sticks of Butter. As always, Helping Hands thanks you for your continued help and support.

DONATIONS NEEDED:Donations of paper products are needed replenish our supply that we use for Fellowship events and funeral luncheons. Please drop all donations off on the tables in the first floor hallway. 

EASTER LILIES:Orders for Easter lilies are now being taken. Each plant is $7.50. Envelopes are available on the tables in the narthex. The deadline to order is TODAY

LENTEN OFFERING:It has been a tradition to collect a special offering during Lent, to move us beyond thinking of ourselves toward thinking of others. Envelopes provided in the Narthex can be used for your donations. All monies collected will be split between Camp Kids and Prayer Shawl Ministry. The last day to submit your Lenten Offering is Palm Sunday, April 14th.

YOUTH BIBLE STUDYwill meet TODAYfrom 4:30-6:30 PM in Fellowship Hall.

SUNDAY SCHOOLwill meet on Sun., April 14that 10:15 AM.

DONATIONS NEEDED:Donations of wrapped Easter candy and/or monetary donations are needed for Sunday School children and baskets for the Women’s Center. All donations can be given to Jean McKeague by TODAY

CHRIST IN OUR HOMEDaily Devotionals for April, May & June are now available on the tables in the narthex. Please pick up a copy today.

COUNCILwill meet on Tues., April 16that 6:30 PM.

ATTENDANCE:44 Adults, 1 child.

WEEK OF APRIL 7, 2019

Today:         Choir Rehearsal,8:00 AM United

Holy Communion,9:00 AM United  

                     ALWL Ed Coup 

                  Holy Communion, 9:00 AM St. Paul’s, Loganton

                                 Rev. Karl Runser 

Worship,10:30 AM Salona  

                         ALWL Ed Coup

                Youth Bible Study. 4:30-6:30 PMUnited

                Lenten Service,7:00 PM Lamar UMC

Tuesday:            St. Paul’s, Loganton Council,3:00 PM 

                     St. John, Booneville Council,7:00 PM

Wednesday:            St. Paul Food Pantry,9:00-11:00 AM 

SV Lenten Service, 7:30 PM St. Paul’s, Loganton

Thursday:            Lenten Bible Study, 6:30 PMUnited

                Joint Council,7:00 PM St. John, Booneville

Next Sunday:            Choir Rehearsal,8:00 AM United

Holy Communion,9:00 AM United

                     Rev. Karl Runser

Worship,9:00 AM St. Paul, Loganton

                         ALWL Sandy Grier 

Holy Communion,10:30 AM Salona

                                 Rev. Karl Runser