St Lukes

Announcements

Announcements from the Sunday Bulletin for August 26,  2018

We will have one service on Sunday, Sept. 2 at 10 am, so that we might have a large farewell celebration for Fr. Nathan.

Funeral Service for Gloria Sewell: The funeral service for Gloria Sewell, Linda Cleary’s mother, will be at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 5, 2018, at Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery, 1500 E. San Antonio Drive, Long Beach, CA. Father Neil will officiate.

Email List and New Directory Information: If you are not currently receiving email from us and would like to, please contact Trish at info@trishgresham.com so that she can add you to our email list. Please also make sure that we have any updated contact and address information and a recent photo of you and your family, as we are slowly but surely inching toward the production of a new parish membership directory. Our current directory is well out of date.

Have you accumulated more airline miles than you need? We invite you to consider making those miles available to the church. From time to time, various church conferences require the clergy to travel. If you are interested in making your airline miles available for church purposes, please reach out to Trish at 626-357-7071 or email her at info@trishgresham.com

Request for Spanish Language Children’s Books: David & Margaret Youth Center currently has children in residence who have been separated from their families at the border. This organization, located in La Verne, lists its mission as empowerment of children, youth, and families through culturally diverse services that foster emotional, educational, spiritual, and identity development. The center is in need of Spanish language books for all age groups. If you would like to donate books, please contact Deirdre Duke at deirdrec21@gmail.com.

Prayer Shawl Ministry: The Prayer Shawl Ministry group meets on the first and third Mondays of the month at 10:00 a.m. in the parish library. Bring a project that you would like to work on during the session. For more information, or if you know of someone who would appreciate a shawl or scarf, please contact Kathleen Harrison at 626-359-3215 for details.

Weekly Weds Bible Study, 5:00 pm in the Parish Library. Please contact the rector if you plan to attend.

Weekly Weds. “Healing Eucharist” at 12:10 p.m. in the chapel, with individual prayer offerings.

 

 

“Love Thy Neighbor” Buttons, highlighting our concern for the plight of refugees of all backgrounds, are available in the church office for purchase at $3 each. Proceeds support our outreach ministries