Announcements for May 26, 2019

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Southern Clinton County Lutheran Parish


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

HELPING HANDS:Each month we will be asking for specific donations to be handed out during the Helping Hands sessions. For the month of Maywe are asking for donations of shower gel and dish detergent. 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.

SYNOD ASSEMBLY: Two delegates from each church are needed to attend the 32ndAnnual Synod Assembly on Fri., June 14 & Sat., June 15 at Susquehanna University. This year’s theme is “On the Way Together: United, Supporting, Serving.” Rev. Ruben Duran will be our ELCA Churchwide representative.. This year will again be paperless. The Bulletin of Reports can be downloaded at

BIBLE STUDYwill be held on Thursdays, May 9, 16 & 30 beginning at 6:30 PM in the library at United. The topic of this Bible study is “The Gospel of Luke.”

WELCAwill meet for a luncheon on Tues., June 4that Fox’s Restaurant beginning at 11:30 AM. Please contact Kay Land by June 2ndif you will be attending so reservations can be made.



+SERVICES FORMay will be held at St. Paul, Mill Hall beginning at 10:30 AM.

+SERVICES FORJune will be held at Salona beginning at 10:30 PM.

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

+SAVE THE DATE – June 9th!  We celebrate YOU! A birthday party for everyone! Door prizes, drawings, a nifty trivia game, and a luncheon of soup, salad and sandwiches. Sign-ups are still open. See Cindy Bryan & plan to attend. Desserts and drinks will be provided. 

+SALONA COUNCILwill not meet in June, July, or August.

+ST. PAUL COUNCILwill not meet in June, July, or August.



+SERVICES FORMay will be held at St. John, Booneville beginning at 10:30 AM.

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


+ST.JOHN’S COUNCILwill not meet in June, July, or August.

+ST. PAUL’S COUNCILwill not meet in June, July, or August.


+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., Nov. 10th.   If you would like to sponsor flowers on this date, please contact Michele in the office.

THANK YOUfor all of your craft supply donations for Camp Mount Luther. Pastor Runser has delivered them to camp to be used in the upcoming summer season. Your support is greatly appreciated.

THANK YOUto everyone who donated to our Lenten offering. A total of $190 was received. This donation will be equally divided between Camp Kids and the Bald Eagle Presbyterian Church Prayer Shawl Ministry. 

A HUGE THANK YOUto Pastor Runser, Karen Ricker, John McHenry, Wendy Seyler, Kelly Olmstead, and Michelle Miller for all their time and talents with our Youth Bible Study. ~Jean McKeague

COUNCILwill meet on Tues., June 18that 6:30 PM.

ATTENDANCE:32 Adults, 3 Children

WEEK OF MAY 26, 2019

Today:         Choir Rehearsal,8:00 AM United

Holy Communion,9:00 AM United

                     Rev. Karl Runser

Worship,10:30 AM St. John, Booneville

                         ALWL Ed Coup

Holy Communion,10:30 AM St. Paul, MH

                           Rev. Karl Runser

Thursday:            Bible Study,6:30 PM United

Next Sunday:         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