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Upcoming Events
MAR

04

WED
St. Philip's Bible Study (First Night)
7:00 PM
Family Life Center Bridal Room. All are welcome!!
MAR

05

THU
JOY Fellowship
12:00 PM
Jen & Watson Wicker and Frances Dickert will be out hostesses. Please join us for a great meal, fun and fellowship.
MAR

06

FRI
MAR

08

SUN
Lenten Service
6:00 PM
Refreshments following service
Committee & Choir for our Evening Worship
Feb. 22 Worship & Music-Littlest Angels
Mar. 1 Parsonage & Grounds/Finance-Youth
Mar. 8 Education & Evangelism - Senior
Mar. 15 Youth-PICs
Mar. 22 Church Complex & Finance-Adult B/JOY Fellowship
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MON
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TUE
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Thank you for visiting our website!

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,
Pastor
Contact Us  
St. Philip's Lutheran
2461 St. Philips Church Rd.
Newberry, South Carolina 29108
Phone: 803-276-5549
Regular Schedule  
Sunday
  • Sunday School
    10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
  • Worship
    11:00 AM
Announcements  
Baked Goods Needed

WELCA will have a bake sale in conjunction with the Lutheran Men's Steak Supper on March 28th.  If you would like to donate baked goods, please place them in the Family Life Center by 3:00pm on the 28th.  Thanks!

Easter Lilies & Donations

If you would like to give an Easter Lily as an Honorarium or Memorial, we must have your order by Sunday, March 1, so we can place our order.  The price lily, green foil paper and white bow is $11.50.  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 March 22 in order to be printed in the Easter bulletin insert.  Please mark your envelope as Easter.

These will be noted in the Easter Bulletin.

Pomaria Food Bank Needs

The Pomaria Food Bank is experiencing shortages of certain perishable items that are not being donated.  In order to make these items available, the Food Bank is purchasing them.  The Evangelism and Social Ministry committee will be taking up donations quarterly beginning in March.  If you would would like to make a donation, please mark your envelope Pomaria Food Bank and make the check payable to St. Phililps.  Thanks!

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. 

WELCA Monthly Ministry

The WELCA Project for the Month of March is the Lutheran Retreat Centers.  Items needed include:  paper towels, toilet paper, white towels and wash cloths, mattress pads (twin & double), cleaning supplies (especially Dawn soap and bleach), laundry detergeant, trash bags (13 and 30 gallon).  Thank you for your participation!

Items to be donated can be left in the narthex donation box. 

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!

Funeral Usher Volunteers

If you would be willing to help serve as needed as an usher for funerals, please contact 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.

God's Global Barnyard

The 40 days of Lent give us time to reflect on our lives and the world around us.  When more than 800 million 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 February 22 and end on Palm Sunday.

Our church can make a difference!

You can learn more at https://community.elca.org/elcagoodgifts

 

Relay for Life

The 21st Newberry County relay for Life will be held on April 24 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.

This year we will be collecting money for luminaries ($10), personal signs ($30), business signs ($100), and tshirts ($15-20) available for sale.  Please help support St. Philip's Relay for Life team and fight against cancer.

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