Announcements

 

 

The Steeple on the Church here at Redeemer is lit all night long, you can see it from many places.  It is a vision of hope that signs in the night here in Monaca, PA. The Lord will lead the way. 

WELCOME VISITORS: We are pleased to have you join us in the worship of God today. You would be welcome to become part of our Faith-Family here at Redeemer should you have no permanent church-home in this community. You may see people dressed very casually in Jeans and T- Shirts or dresses, but either is fine. We are a handicapped accessible church and all our welcome.  Please sign the guest book in the Narthex and speak to the Pastor after worship, should you have questions about membership. You are most welcome here!

 

PLEASE NOTE:  Pastor Strobel is at Redeemer on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Sundays and whenever else his presence is needed.

 

DO YOU KNOW of members here at Redeemer who are fairly unable to get out for worship—persons who are not presently on our Concern List of Members? If so, please call the church office or speak with Pastor Strobel after worship. 

Also if you are a member and are not able to drive and need a ride call in and we will make arrangements for you to come in.

ST. STEPHEN’S LUTHERAN ACADEMY COMPUTER PROJECT (Glade Run): Register your Giant Eagle Advantage Card online at www.gianteagle.com or call 1-800-474-4777, and provide their school number of 1905. St. Stephen’s Lutheran Academy will receive points toward new computers every time you shop at Giant Eagle.

 

Glade Run  is also accepting Box Tops For Education to put toward the purchase of the new computers; a box is located near the bulletin board. Thank you for your assistance with this very worthwhile project!

 

PLEASE REMEMBER that the local hospitals do not always notify churches when their members are hospitalized. If you know of fellow members who are (or are soon to be) hospitalized, please call the Church Office.

 

REDEEMER BIRTHDAYS  June and July 2017

 6/11  Marsha Menda , 6/13 Jatta Broman,  6/22 Donna Cook

6/24 Judi Bender, 7/1 Pat Macio , 7/1 Priscilla (Perk) Michaluk

7/1 Loren Mosholder, 7/2 Andy Geisler, 7/4 Brett Rauch, 7/19 

Marla Lane, 7/20 Bryant Parone, 7/28 Gary Robinson, 7/30 Brigit Robertson

  

 

   

CONFIRMATION AND FIRST COMMUNION AT REDEEMER:

Intern Pastor Wesley is conducting confirmation classes her at Redeemer. Classes are Sundays immediately after Church Service. 

 

ATTENTION PARENTS AND GRANDPARENTS! Are there young folks in your family who have reached Sixth Grade or children who have not yet been confirmed? If so, please call the Church Office or speak with Pastor Strobel. A NEW CONFIRMATION PROGRAM at Redeemer begins this Fall. Thank you for responding promptly!

 

Should you have children who’ve reached the Fifth Grade, older children who have not yet made their First Communion, or should you as parents like to have your younger than Fifth Grade children introduced to the Sacrament and prepared for First Communion, please call the Church Office or contact Pastor Strobel. A “Pre-Communion” class that leads to First Communion is being planned. Thank you!

 

NEXT COUNCIL MEETING: The next council meeting is the second Tuesday in September 2017, only special meetings are conducted in the summer. 

REDEEMER NEWSLETTER: If you did not receive your monthly newsletter, let Patty Majors know (724-774-8960) , you can also pick one up in the Narthex. We would love to have your email so that any newsletter or correspondence could be emailed instead of mailed. Please notify the office with yours. 

 

 BUILDING  REPAIR FUND :   John Menda is always working on projects that help maintain our beautiful church, if you become aware of anything that is in need of repair please advise someone on council.   

John Menda just installed a new Boiler for the Church.  He spent countless hours on repairs and the install.  Our thanks to John.    

Recycling: We continue to have the Paper Recycle box outside located across from the Church in front of our unpaved parking lot.    Please don't forget to do this at home and keep our World Green.   

 

 

Goodsearch.com and Goodshop.com

 

Courtney Mottes gave our church the idea to register at the goodsearch.com website;  which is a search engine much like Google or Bing.  Each time you use this site Lutheran Church of the Redeemer get a penny.   This may seem small but in a year it can really add up.  So if you use a computer go to goodsearch.com and select our Church and start browsing. 

 

Additionally they have goodshop.com and if you shop online they will donate a percentage of what your total is at no cost to you.  There are hundreds of stores including sears, walmart, target, amazon, avon, best buy, bed bath and beyond, kohl’s, macy’s, orbitz, QVC, Travelocity, I tunes, pet smart and hundreds more.  These sites may donate 1% or 5% it all varies.  So if you shop online check it out and while you shop they will be donating to Redeemer. 

 

 

 

COMMING THIS WEEK AND NEXT WEEK  AT REDEEMER

 

Sunday 1/25/17 10:45 AM    Service of Holy Communion, as well as Sunday School.  This will be the last Pastor Strobel has as our interim Pastor.  A luncheon will follow.   

 God's Peace to all of you. 

 

COMMING EVENTS AT REDEEMER

Wild Wednesday will be hosted by Grace  each Wednesday. Dinner will be at 6:00 PM, (tentative menu is Pizza etc. ) All will participate in songs and prayer and then the children will separate into groups for class and games. Adult bible study is at 7:00 PM.

 July 2, 2017 will be Pastor Angela's first sermon as our new Pastor.