Update 1/24/21

St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church

2860 East Market Street, Warren, Ohio   44483


Office email:   stpaulwarrenoh@aol.com

Office Hours 11:30 am – 2:30 pm

January 24, 2021

Sharing in the ministry today:

Presider – Rev. Richard Seaks

Live-stream Technician – Tom Mossor

Altar Guild – Debbie Groves & Ruth Sarko

Assisting Minister – Terry Ceplecci

Church Closing – David Maurice

Flower Delivery – Peggy Skoczylas

Greeter – Kelly Hutchison

Lector – Marty Maurice

Ushers – Joanne Santucci & Marty Maurice

Our Mission:

Baptized in Christ and strengthened through Word and Sacrament, we seek to share Christ’s love and forgiveness, to live in the world as God’s humble servants, and to be a caring and welcoming church.

We are changing our prayer list guidelines.  The names listed below will stay on the list for the month of January.  If you want a name put on the prayer list, please call or email the church office.

The Eternal Light Candle burns this week in loving memory of Forest Gerald by Ken and Jerry Wareham.

January Prayers

Praying for members with medical challenges:  Jerry Groves, Carolyn Marsh

Remembering those with special needs:  Ann Buch, Gini Cage, Peggy Martin, Dean Voye, Mark Voye 

Remembering those who are home bound:  Pastor Richard Bowen, Bill Cohol, Marlene Cohol, Geneveive Costello, Jim Illencik, Jean Maurice, Harriette Shaffer

Remembering those in the Military:  Jonathan Benka, Kirk Groves, Michael Maradin

Announcement Page Articles:  Please have your articles to the church office by Tuesday each week.

Supply Pastor:  Our guest Pastor for the month of January will be Reverend Richard Seaks.  He is a retired ELCA minister.  We look forward to having Pastor Seaks lead us in worship.

Food Outreach:  We are thankful for the response from you.  Keep filling the basket and we will keep delivering as needed into the new year.  The following suggested items are always appreciated:  cereal, soup and crackers, macaroni and cheese, easy-prep noodle or rice side dishes, canned meats, canned fruits and vegetables, boxed potatoes and stuffing, peanut butter and jelly, and cookies.  Monetary donations can be made to the church with FOOD OUTREACH on the memo line.  This is a Thrivent Financial Action Team project.  Please contact Bonnie Thompson at 330-272-1400, Debbie Illencik at 234-308-1626 or Grace Shiau at 330-720-4579.  

Annual Congregation Meeting:  The Annual Congregation Meeting will be held on Sunday, January 31, beginning at 11:30 am.  Please plan to attend.

Grand-families:  Grand-families meets on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month in the Parlor.  We will meet Saturday, February 13 and 27, at 10:30 am.

Thank you:  Thank you to Debbie Illencik and the Youth Group for the evening meals provided each month.  They were great!  Also the peanut butter cookies from Debbie.  Thank you also to Roger and Diana Bartlett for the Christmas basket.  Thank you also for Roger taking me to the retina doctor for treatment each month.    Kenny and Jerry Wareham