July 2015   
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JOY Fellowship
12:00 PM
Hostesses are Betty Halfacre, Troxille Senn, Bobbie Jewel Smith, Larry Senn and Dot Senn.


Fellowship Circle
6:00 PM
Hostess Salad Night
Program Leader Lorie Amick




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Here you will find information concerning our church and its ministries. We hope you find your time spent here a blessing. Our church is a warm and loving church, and we want you to feel comfortable and at liberty to call on us for anything you need. Feel free to browse through the various areas of our website and learn about our fellowship.

If you are considering a new place of worship or a relocation to our area, we would love to have you be our guest.

When you visit our church, you will find:

  • A caring congregation that will gladly welcome you
  • Preaching/teaching that is centered on the Word of God
  • Ministries to meet the spiritual needs of every age

In His Care,
Contact Us  
St. Philip's Lutheran
2461 St. Philips Church Rd.
Newberry, South Carolina 29108
Phone 803-276-5549
Regular Schedule  
  • Sunday School
    10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
  • Worship
    11:00 AM
Homecoming 2015

On Sunday, August 23, we will join together in worship and praise to celebrate Homecoming Sunday.  God has blessed St. Philip's with 136 years of active ministry.  Revered Clarence G. Walck will be our guest preacher.  Friends and former members are invited to come and rejoice with us on this special occasion and remain for the traditional covered dish meal following worship in the Family Life Center.

Golden Agers, those members 75 years of age or older, will be honored for their faithfullnes and service.

Yellow mums, memorials and honarariums may be given to remember loved ones.  Please use the envelops in the pew rack to designate your contribution so it can be acknowledged in our Homecoming bulletin.  We look forward to having everyone come home!

Lutheridge Day Camp

Lutheridge Day Camp will be held at St. Philip's Lutheran Church July 20-24th and is available for children entering 1st grade in the Fall of 2015 through those entering 7th grade in the Fall 2015.  Early registration is due by May 31st and is $85 per person.  Late registration is $95 after June 1 and subject to availbility. 

If you have a child that is interested in attending or another friend in the community, please contact Libby Bedenbaugh. 

Bible Study

Beginning in March, we will have a Bible Study.  If you are interested in attending, please contact Jane Y Ringer or Debbie Shealy as soon as possible so they can plan. 

Family Life Center Admin Needed

We are looking for a volunteer to administer coordination of the use of the Family LIfe Center.  If you are interested, please see Dean Lominick or Pastor Amick.  In the interim, if you need to book or schedule an event for the Family Life Center, plaese call the church office or Dean Lominick.  Thanks!

Children's Church Lesson Plans

Children's church lesson plans are now available for use.  Theere are 3 books of lesson plans that are in a labeled folder box in the ladies' choir room.  There will also be a notebook in the box for leaders to write down their name, which activity they chose to do and what date it was used (so we don't use the same activities in consecutive months).  Please take advantage of these materials!

Nursery during Sunday School

The Educational Ministry Committee is continuing to offer the Nursery for those kids ages two and under during the Sunday School hour the 1st and 3rd Sundays to allow some of our new parents the opportunity to attend Sunday School each month.


If you would like to choose a Sunday to participate keeping the nursery during the Sunday School hour only, please contact Nancy Alford or Lorianne Riggin.  Please take advantage of this service as we grow in our faith together.

Growing in God's Mission Appeal of the SC Synod

The funds raised from the growing in God's Mission Appeal of the SC Synod will go towards Deepening Discipleship, Planting & Sustaining Mission Congregations, Equipping congregations to Engage in their Communities, Provide Discipleship Training for Rostered LEaders and Increasing Opportunities for the Lutheran Church in Tanzania.

This campaign will run for 3 years with St. Philip's goal of collecting $5000.  Members are asked to contribute $11 a year for three years or a total of $33.  You may place your money in the offering plate during worship marked God's Mission.  Make checks payable to the church.

Click here to learn more! http://scsynod.com/index.php?page=GGM-Appeal