St. Paul Lutheran Church
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Where All Are Welcome!

Special Events

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BUTTER BRAID FUNDRAISER
Orders taken February 11th through 25th
Varities being sold include: Apple, Blueberry with cream cheese, Cinnamon, Raspberry, Strawberry & Cream Cheese, and Four Cheese & Herb. Also Caramel Rolls with Caramel Glaze and Orange Rolls with Orange Icing
Frozen delivery on March 18th
Proceeds support the 2018 Houston Youth Gathering Trip
 

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MID-WEEK LENTEN WORSHIP 2018
"JOURNEY TO THE EASTER VIGIL"
Andover Cluster Round Robin
Thursdays during Lent
Soup Supper 5:30 p.m.
Worship 6:30 p.m.
                                                                      February  22nd      "The Flood"                                                    Rev. Mike Lawyer, St. Paul Lutheran, Orion
                                                                      March 1st              "Creation"                                                      Rev. Randy Swanson, Cambridge Lutheran, Cambridge
                                                                      March 8th           "Deliverance at the Red Sea"                          Rev. Matt & Laura Kamprath, First Lutheran, Geneseo
                                                                      March 15th           "Deliverance from the Fiery Furnace"           Rev. Reed Pedersen, Augustana Lutheran, Andover
                                                                      March 22nd           "Salvation Offered Freely to All"                  Rev. Gwen Sefrhans-Murphy, Peace Lutheran, Port Byron
 

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ORION AREA CHURCHES ASSOCIATION
2018 FRIDAY LENTEN SERVICES
NOON WORSHIP followed by Lunch
Theme drawn from I Corinthians "Agape is..."
 
February 23rd at MOLOP Rev. John Baptist, host
Pastor Sharon Wilbur of Faith Family Church, preacher
Vs. 4b., “Love is Kind”
 
March 2nd at Augustana Lutheran (Previously scheduled for WDP) 
Church Women United World Day of Prayer  See: wdpusa.org
 
March 9th at  St. Paul Lutheran Church
Rev. Mike Lawyer, host
Rev. Reed Pedersen of Augustana Lutheran, preacher
Vs. 4c., “Love does not envy or boast”
 
March 16th at Beulah Presbyterian
Rev. Reed Pedersen has offered to host
Rev. Mike Lawyer, preacher
Vs. 5: “Love does not dishonor others,”
 
March 23rd at  Faith Family Church (formerly World Thrust)
Pastor David Wilbur, host
Rev. Sheila Sheer of Beulah Presbyterian, preacher
Vs. 6: “Love rejoices in the Truth”


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ANNUAL MEETING OF THE CONGREGATION
Sunday, February 28th, Noon
 

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HOUSTON HOE-DOWN DINNER
Saturday, March 10th
5:30 p.m. & 7:00 p.m. seatings
Proceeds support 2018 Houston Youth Gathering Trip
 
Menu includes pulled pork, baked potatoes, green beans, salad,
relish tray, Texas sheet cake, ice cream, and beverages
 
Reservations strongly recommended!
 

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CONFIRMATION BAKE SALE
Saturday, March 31st  
Bank Orion
Begins at 8:30 a.m.
 

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SUNDAY, APRIL 1ST
    
Begins at 8 a.m. between the 7 a.m. & 9:30 a.m. Services
    
Sponsored by the Youth
Freewill Donations!