October News

New Vestry Members elected.

Congratulations to our four newly elected vestry members, Angie Herbein, Vincent Joyce, Lousie Mead, and Amy Whitlow. Many thanks to retiring vestry members, Kitty Batrus, Sam Buchan, Bob Howarth, and Cathy Lilly.

Pastoral Care Ministry needs your help.

Our pantry is low on the following items pasta sauces, sugar, boxed potatoes, peanut butter, juices, gravies, jelly, Hamburger Helper, and canned vegetables. Donations are always needed and welcome.

Ham Loaf Sale

The ladies of the ECW will be making and selling their famous Ham Loafs again this October. You can place your order until October 7th. Price for each two pound loaf in fourteen dollars. Call the office to order at 535-6797 or contact any of the ECW ladies directly.

Finance Committee Meeting 

The Finance Committee will meet on Tuesday October, 13 at 12:00 Noon.

Vestry Meeting

The Vestry will meet on Sunday October 18 after the 10:00 AM Service.

October Anniversaries

Amy & Penn Whitlow, October 6, 1981.   Patrick & Olivia Bragdon, October 18, 2003.   Jack & Angie Herbein, October 29, 1983.

October Birthdays

Maggi Lazzari, Oct. 1; Carroll Green Oct. 3; Kim Pasko, Oct. 4; James Russel,l Oct. 5; Abigail Shawley, Oct. 12; Elizabeth Hysong, Oct. 14; Matthew Ryan Shawley, Oct. 15; Lisa Bell-Loncella, Oct. 16; Mildred Russell, Oct. 16; Josh Balamuta, Oct. 18; Johan Rogers, Oct. 19; Joy Brehm, Oct. 26; Zachery Rager, Oct. 26; Connie Bokros, Oct. 28; Angie Herbein, Oct. 29; Craig Campbell, Oct. 29; Richard Burkert, Oct. 29; and Danny Thompson, Oct. 31.

Stocking Stuffer Time!

Church Women United is seeking gifts to be donated for 12 male residents of the Torrance State Hospital for Christmas 2015. There is a box in the parish hall where your unwrapped donations can be deposited. They are needed by Sunday November 29, 2015. A complete list of wanted items and proscribed items can be found in this month’s Grapevine.


News for September

New Calendar Feature

A calendar page has be added to the website. Please contact the webmaster if you need any events added to it. The schedules for Lay Minsters, Acolytes, Altar Guild, Ushers, and Coffee Hour are available on the calendar. Just click on the Sunday service you are interested in and the schedule will appear.

Jump Into Fall

We will have a potluck lunch on Sunday September 13th after the 10:00 AM service. Meat will be supplied but we will need deserts and sides. Please use the sign up sheet in the Parish Hall. The summer months were very busy any many of you were unable to attend church, so we are hoping to see you at this event. Please join us for food and fellowship.

ECW Meeting

Breakfast/brunch meeting on Saturday September 19th at 10:00 AM. We will elect new officers and make plans for Fall and Winter.

Vestry Meeting

Our regular monthly Vestry meeting will be held on Sunday September 20th after the 10:00 AM Service.

Saturday’s Kitchen

We are now scheduled for Saturday September 26th. We need a least six people to volunteer from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. Please use the sign-up sheet in the parish hall.

Annual Parish Meeting

We will have our annual Parish Meeting on Sunday September 27th after the 10:00 am Service in the Parish Hall. The main order of business will be election of four new Vestry members.

Happy September Anniversary

Shawn and Lisa Rager, September 21, 1991

Happy September Birthday

Cathy Lilly September 2nd, Bill Horner September 9th, Lida Thompson September 9th, Jan Wolfe September 10th, Patrick Bragdon September 20th, and Frances Garman September 24th.

News for August

There will be a vestry meeting on Sunday, August 16th following the 10:00 am Service.

Happy Anniversary: Brian& Hazel Gunnlaugson 8-12-1983, Ryan & Michelle Shawley 8-16-2002, Brian & Janice Lilly 8-27-2011, Kenn & Cindy Leap 8-28-1993.

Happy Birthday: Dennis Brant 5th, Ian Campbell 5th, Jack Green 5th, Kitty Batrus 17th, Carol Adams 23rd, Jackie Mundwiler 25th, Rhonda Lowry 28th, Pam Hysong 20th, William Haslett 20th.