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Newcomers Brunch – Sunday, November 18

If you are new (or new-ish), we’d love to know you better! Join us for a Newcomer Reception on Sunday, November 18 after worship, an informal and fun brunch where you can meet other newcomers, ask questions you have about the congregation, chat with ministry leaders, and enjoy good food. Babysitting will be available. RSVP…

View, “The Great Pumpkin” in the Patch – October 28

Throughout the month of October, St. Luke’s has a pumpkin patch on the lawn so that pumpkin proceeds can support our children’s and youth programs. Join us in our Great Pumpkin Patch on Sunday, October 28 at 7:00 p.m. for a showing of, “It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown.” This event is open to the…

Baptisms – Sunday, November 4

On the feast of All Saint’s we will celebrate by welcoming new members into the community through the sacrament of Baptism. Baptism is how we are adopted as God’s children and made official members of the body of Christ. If you would like to participate or have questions about Baptism (or any other sacrament), email…

The Pumpkins are Coming! – Sunday, October 7

Join us after worship and coffee hour as the giant load of pumpkins will arrive on Sunday, October 7 at around 12:00 p.m. The pumpkins arrive just in time for our month of fall festivities, pumpkin sales to raise money for youth programs, and the annual Pet Blessing on the Lawn. Many hands make light…

Annual Pet Blessing – October 7

Join us on October 7 at 4:00 p.m. for the St. Luke’s Annual Pet Blessing on the lawn. Bring all of your family pets, service animals, rescues, and creatures of all kinds for a blessing at St. Luke’s. For more information, please email info@slechurch.org.   Hear our humble prayer, O God, for our friends, the…

Spiritual Explorers Book Club – Monday, September 17

For our upcoming meeting of the Spiritual Explorers Book Club on Monday, September 17 at 7:00 p.m.,  we’ll read Stephen Greenblatt’s “The Rise and Fall of Adam and Eve.” Because we are reading the longest book we’ve read to date, we will not meet in August. Use the next two months to grab a copy of…

Confirmation Classes Registration – Due September 17

Any youth member, grade 10 and up, is invited to sign up for Confirmation Classes. Email Kathy DeWalt at DeWalt@slechurch.org with questions. In order to participate in Confirmation this year, all participants MUST sign up by no later than September 17, the date of our first class meeting, in order to properly register for Confirmation…

Baptisms

Baptism is the rite of Christian initiation. Every member of the congregation has the opportunity to renew their own Baptismal Vows when we join with those who will be baptized.To register for Baptism in the future, please click here. For more information, please contact The Rev. John A. Mennell.

Blessing of the Backpacks – September 2

Join us on September 2 for “Blessing of the Backpacks!” Anyone heading off to any grade of school is welcome to come and have his or her backpack blessed for the upcoming school year. We especially encourage families with children going to a new school to come. All are welcome! Parents may also receive a blessing as…