Update 11/22/20

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

November 22, 2020

Sharing in the ministry today:

Presider – Rev. Bernie Dougherty

Assisting Minister – Terry Ceplecci

Church Closing – Ron Wireman

Flower Delivery – Peggy Skoczylas

Greeters – Tim & Amy Martin

Lector – Lorri Baudo

Ushers – Lorri Baudo & Peggy Skoczylas

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.  We will be keeping names on the prayer lists for a month starting with the month of December.  The names listed below will stay on the list for the rest of November and the month of December.  If you have a prayer request for January, please call the office to have that name put on the prayer list for the month of January.

November Prayers

Praying for members with medical challenges:  Diana Bartlett, Rodger Bartlett, David Baudo, Don Brant, Laurie Czoka, Tom Czoka, Jerry Groves, Stephanie Groves, Nancy Hall, Carolyn Marsh, Roy Seibert, Jane Shaw, Ken Wareham, Jerry Wareham, Jean Waris, April Williams, Andrea Wollam

Remembering those with special needs:  Ted Buch, Gini Cage, Cora Campbell, Julie Craig, Cindy Crisafi, Connie Fowler, Mary Groves, Sharri Olson, Paul Rasmussen, Mary Lou Robertson, Cindy Robinson, Scotty Santimarino, Sandy Seitz, Ondine Shiau, Alison Steuer, Rev. Paul Swartz, Dean Voye, Mark Voye, Bob Webb 

Remembering those who are home bound:  Ron Benka, Elaine Benka, 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 November will be Reverend Bernie Dougherty.  He is a retired minister from Stow.  We look forward to having Pastor Bernie lead us in worship.

Grand-families:  Grand-families meets on the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month in the Parlor.  We will meet Saturday, November 28, at 10:30 am.

Work Day:  On Saturday, November 28 there will be a Work Day at the church.  The purpose of this work day will be to clean and decorate the sanctuary for Advent and install a garbage disposal in the kitchen.  We will start at 9:00 am and hope to be done around noon.  I would like to thank Brenda and Bill Hart, Bonnie Thompson, Judy Dodge, Amy Martin, Jim Kuzman, Ron Wireman, and Marty Maurice for their help in cleaning windows in October.  Thank you for your support.  Tim Martin

Food Outreach:  St. Paul Church is reaching out to old and new friends with a fresh meal and food care packages that are delivered once a month.  We are thankful for the response from you.  Keep filling the basket and we will keep delivering as needed.  The following suggested items are always appreciated:  cereal, soup and crackers, canned meats, canned fruits, boxed potatoes and stuffing, gravy, canned sweet potatoes, corn, green beans, 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.  For more information, please contact Bonnie Thompson at 330-272-1400, Debbie Illencik at 234-308-1626 or Grace Shiau at 330-505-8175.  

November 2020

26 – Thanksgiving Day

28 – Property Work Day 9:00 am; Grand-families in Parlor 10:30 am