Tidings March 22, 2015

St. Paul's Lutheran Church
120 N. Easton Road
Glenside, Pennsylvania
Weekly Tidings
Fifth Sunday in Lent
March 22nd, 2015
Good morning and welcome to St. Paul’s. We are
glad that you have chosen to worship with us this
morning. We ask visitors to please sign the visitor’s
book in the Great Room so we can get to know you.
Help Tom Lackman & friends decorate the
sanctuary with the Easter Lilies and Tulips for
Easter morning worship Saturday, April 4th at 9:00
Both sets of altar flowers this morning are given
to the Glory of God and in loving memory of my
nephew, Gabriel Greene, by Roberta Kremer.
Presiding this Morning:
Pastor Henrik Sonntag
Acolyte: 8:00 Crystal Guzzi
10:30 Emma Christensen
Assisting Ministers:
8:00 Timothy Hearn, Paul Ziegler
10:30 Timothy Hearn, Pat Lackman,
Caelan Donahue
Altar Guild: Cheryl Doyle, Traci Freed-Najbrt,
Gretchen Frederick
Musicians: Rae Ann Anderson, Music Director;
Adult Choir
8:00 Walt Thompson Team: Pat McGlinchey,
Paul Ziegler, Keith Darrow
10:30 Fred Livezey Team: Endom Robertson,
Don Lawrence, Ashley Daniel, Rob Gerlach
Roberts Ave.
8:00 Ed & Linda Hayes
10:30 Rica Foerster, Laura Campbell
Easton Road: 8:00 Jeanne Lewis
10:30 Peter Kurilla
Lead Counter: Steve Reiff
Assistants: Ronny Kosempel, George Neveil
8:00 a.m. Pauline Petrie, 10:30 a.m. Alex Sickert
Hospitality: Linda Hayes, Monica Embery
Flower Delivery: Greg Markham
Church Opener: George Neveil
Nursery Attendant: Sherrie Campbell
Nursery Assistants: Ruth Fricker,
Carson Campbell
Nursery care is available for infants through
kindergarten in Room 100.
Mid-Wednesday attendance and member giving:
7:30 42; $337
Last week’s attendance and member giving:
8:00 39 10:30 a.m. 110; $7,325
The Gospel Acclamation verse was inadvertently
left out of the bulletin. The words are: Glory and
praise to you, O Lord Jesus Christ. Or, go to page
160 in the front of your hymn book.
Youth Gathering Fundraiser! All are invited to
participate in a fundraiser to benefit the youth
gathering trip participants. On Tuesday, March 24th
from 4 – 10 p.m. TreVi Restaurant (the old Rizzo’s on
E. Glenside Ave) will donate 15% of all proceeds
from any take-out, delivery, or eat in order to St.
Paul’s Youth Gathering. All you have to do when you
place your order is mention St. Paul’s Fundraiser.
Couldn’t be easier. We hope that you will take part in
this tasty fundraiser. Thank you for considering it.
8:00 a.m.
10:30 a.m. The Blessing of the Palms with St.
Luke’s RC Church and Lighthouse Methodist
Meet on Easton Road in front of St. Luke’s
7:30 p.m. Prayer around the Cross – Taize
7:30 p.m. Holy Thursday Worship Service with
Eucharist – Living Last Supper Portrayal and
First Communion
11:45 a.m. Good Friday Community Walk
through Glenside – interdenominational worship
service – meet in the St. Paul’s parking lot
7:30 p.m. Good Friday Worship – The Living
Last Words of Christ
9:00 a.m. Set up for Easter Services in the
10:00 a.m. Easter Egg Hunt in Fellowship Hall
8:00 & 10:30 a.m. The Resurrection of Our
Lord Worship Services with Eucharist
9:30 a.m. Easter Breakfast in Fellowship Hall
Join us for our annual Easter Egg Hunt on
Saturday, April 4th at 10:00 a.m. We will meet in
Fellowship Hall prior to beginning the egg hunt.
Volunteers are needed to help hide the eggs before
the hunt, and to assist with arts & crafts. Bring a
basket or something in which to carry your collected
Easter Eggs. This is for children ages three through
six grade.
Join us for our annual Easter morning breakfast
at 9:15 a.m. on Sunday, April 5th. Sign-up sheets
are out in the Great Room. Please know that we feed
100 plus people and we would like to make sure that
there is enough food for those at the end of the line
as well those at the beginning. Many donations of
breakfast casseroles, fruit, beverages, and
bagels/Danish are needed. (Nut free goodies,
Our flower delivery volunteers are dwindling.
Please consider volunteering once a month, once a
season, two times a year, etc. You can tell us when
you are available – we make the schedule out a
month in advance. Sometimes these visits are the
only visit or human contact our homebound members
might have during a day or week. Our current
volunteers are desperate for help. Please contact the
office if you would be willing to help. We used to have
two people each week to deliver flowers on an 8
week schedule. Now, we have about 6 volunteers for
the entire rotation.
Like to golf? Join the Artman 31st Annual Gold
Outing held on
May 11th at the
North Hills
Country Club.
For more
please see
Nevin Mann or
contact him at
215-887-4538, [email protected]
Help needed! Our Holden Evening Prayer
bulletins which we use at the Mid-Week Lenten
services have started to tear at the staples. We
are looking for someone to tape them as needed
after Lent is over so we can put them away ready for
next year. This can be done at the office or at home.
Contact Laura Campbell if you can help. Thank you.
Opportunity to Share your home through Ken
Crest Life Sharing program: The Ken Crest
LifeSharing program provides a stipend ($1700 per
month) for inviting a person into their home.
Information in the Great Room or call member Julie
Sandblade 267-278-2354, for more information about
assisting refugees with transitional housing needs.
Thank you to those who continue to support our
food pantry. This week we served three families. If
you would like to help we could use: canned chicken
& meat; jelly; cereal; staples like flour, cooking oil &
spray, seasonings; condiments, juice, and snack
foods like pretzels and crackers. Toiletries are always
appreciated. Please note that most of our patrons
look for instant coffee when donating coffee.
St. Paul’s is a Stephen Ministry Congregation.
Thank you for remembering those on our prayer
list during the upcoming week. Please contact the
office with any changes to the prayer list.
Rev. Don Anderson Young Bai Stephanie Corbin
Joe Daughen
Bernice Dicker
Pat Dieni
Abigail Dietz
Alicia Ehret
Cynthia Foley
Hilda & Danielle Graf
Anna & John Gump Nancy Hadley Merill Hakim
Chris Hunsicker
Veronica Imsick
Kristen Jacobus
Ed Klein
Marvin Landes
Alberta Lang
Michael Lavin Jonathan Lotman
Judy Lunde
Naomi Marr
Marie McCarthy
Jack McCleary
Katherine Mitchell
Melanie Moletzski Nancy Necker
Jean Nickle
Katie Noga
Stephan H. Putnam Vicki Sbrocco
Carol Sitko
Dolores Stair
Betty Stevens
Geneva Stevens
Carolyn Stuetz
Henry Thompson Rita Vorsari Kathleen Wallace
The Werner Family Katie Wilson
Santi Zaffore
Please continue to pray for our members and
friends in the military:
Jason Carr
Grant Kerrick
Andrew Sickert
8:00 A.M.
9:15 A.M.
9:15 A.M.
9:15 A.M.
10:30 A.M.
12:15 P.M.
The Eucharist
Sunday School
Adult Education
Rm. 101
Living Last Supper Reh.
Rm. 200
The Eucharist
Children’s Choir Rehearsal
11:30 A.M.
5:45 P.M.
7:00 P.M.
7:30 P.M.
7:30 P.M.
NS Pizza Days
Pack 48
Trp. 48
Deborah Circle
Rachel Circle
10:00 A.M.
10:30 A.M.
11:30 A.M.
6:00 P.M.
7:30 P.M.
NS Chapel
Staff Meeting
NS Pizza Days
Pack 48
10:00 A.M.
6:30 P.M.
7:30 P.M.
NS Chapel
Soup Supper
Holden Evening Prayer
4:00 P.M.
5:30 P.M.
6:00 P.M.
7:00 P.M.
7:00 P.M.
7:30 P.M.
Kids Club/Supper
Cherub Choir
Children’s Choir
G. S. Trp. 793
Pack 48, Den 11
Adult Choir
8:00 A.M.
9:15 A.M.
9:15 A.M.
9:15 A.M.
10:30 A.M.
3/29/2015 Palm Sunday
The Eucharist
Sunday School
Adult Education
Rm. 101
Living Last Supper Reh.
Rm. 200
The Eucharist/Blessing of the Palms
Meet in front of St. Luke’s RC
Prayer around the Cross
Rm. 200
Rm. 101/K/FH
Rm. 104/Nave
Rm. 104/Nave
Rm. 101
Rm. 104/Nave
Office Hours
Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Our Website: www.stpaulsglenside.org
Staff emails:
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Church Office Phone Number:
Nursery School Phone Number:
Church Fax Number:
Monday Isa. 43: 8 – 13
Tuesday Isa. 44: 1 – 8
Wednesday John 12: 34 – 50
Thursday Hag. 2: 1 – 9
Friday 2 Cor. 3: 4 – 11 Saturday Ps. 51
Sunday Isa. 50: 4 – 9a; Ps. 31: 9 – 16;
Phil. 2: 5 – 11; Mark 14: 1 – 15: 47