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Lenten Services begin at 6:00 PM.
Committees/Council Reps are responsible for 2 readers for each service and light refreshments.
March 9: Melissa Livington, Kay Traylor & Ronny Bannister; Choir: Littlest Angles
March 16: Jane L. Ringer, Bradd Bunce, Bill Lominick; Choir: Senior
March 23: Gordon Eargle, Lorianne Riggin, Billy Bedenbaugh; Choir: Senior
March 30: Nancy Alford, Bryan Amick, Keith Wicker; PICs
April 6: Dianne Lominick, Don Kunkle, David Lominick and Jim Hough; Choir: Adult B/Joy Fellowship
Lutheridge Day Camp will be held at St. Philip's Lutheran Church the week of July 20th.
If you have a child that is interested in attending or another friend in the community, please contact Libby Bedenbaugh.
The 20th Newberry County relay for Life will be held on May 2 at Newberry High School. If you would like to be a part of our St. Philip's Relay for Life team, or if you are a cancer survivor, please sign up online at www.relayforlife.org/newberrysc or contact Lorie Amick.
This year we will be collecting money for luminaries ($10) business signs ($30), $5 tickets for an autographed Lady Antebellum guitar and an autographed Willie Nelson guitar along with several different t-shirts. Please help support St. Philip's Relay for Life team and fight against cancer.
If you would like to give an Easter Lily as an Honorarium or Memorial, we must have your order by Sunday, March 30, so we can place our order. The price lily, green foil paper and white bow is $11.25. Please mark your envelope Easter Lily.
If you would like to give a donation as an Honorarium or Memorial, we must receive these no later than Sunday april 13 in order to be printed in the Easter bulletin insert. Pleaser mark your envelope as Easter.
These will be noted in the Easter Bulletin.
Tickets will be $8 per plate and includes fried steak, rice/gravy, beans, slaw and rolls. The Heritage Quartet will also be there at 5:00pm to entertain while you enjoy your supper and fellowship in the Family Life Center from 4:00-7:00pm on March 15th.
The 40 days of Lent give us tine to reflect on our lives and the world around us. When more than 800 millino people with hunger, Lent is also a time when we can make a difference. Once again, we will participate in God's Global Barnyard collecting money to buy animals for others.
We will begin collecting funds on March 6th and end on Palm Sunday.
Our church can make a difference!
You can learn more at https://community.elca.org/elcagoodgifts
WELCA will be collecting items for the Lutheran Retreat Centers during the month of March. Suggested items are: bleach, Blue Dawn dish detergent, laundry detergent, dryer sheets, Lysol, Windex, Comet, paper towels, toilet tissue, tissues, blankets (full size), white pillow cases, mattress pads (full & twin), multi-plug power strips and copy paper. Deadline for donations is the end of this month. A box will be located in the narthex of the church.
If you would like to donate baked goods for the WELCA bake sale at the Lutheran Men Country Fried Steak Supper on March 15, please have them at the Family Life Center by 3:00 on that date. Thanks for your support!
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