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Posts from October 2016

Apple Bazaar News

A BIG Thank You to everyone who helped with this year’s Apple Bazaar!  We know we made over $4,400 this year.  We could not have done it without you.  We heard many positive comments.  If you have any suggestions for future Bazaars please contact Bonnie. Bonnie Morrell and Jackie Leistra

Food Walk Report

The Church Food Walk was held on October 8th.  Ken Boettcher walked for our church and received $710 in contributions for the Food Pantries of Door County (Feed My People, Lakeshore CAP, and the Maplewood St. Mary’s Food Pantries ).  This has been a tradition for over 30 years.  It is felt that  with the donations and funds from Thrivent Financials about…

Men’s Club News

Men’s Club will meet November 14th at 6:00 pm.  All men are invited.  Dinner cost is $8.00 Applesauce Making Day is Thursday November 17th at 8:00 am.  This is your chance to help make applesauce with Real Power Tools.  Enough applesauce will be made to supply the Thanksgiving Dinner and the Lumberjack Supper.

November Worship Themes

November 6, 25th Sunday after Pentecost – All Saints Sunday Haggai 1:15b -2:9; Psalm 145:1-5, 17-21; 2nd Thessalonians 2:1-5, 13-17; Luke 20:27-38. November 13, 26th Sunday after Pentecost Isaiah 65:17-25; Psalm 118; 2nd Thessalonians 3:6-13; Luke 21:5-19. November 20, Last Sunday after Pentecost Jeremiah 23:1-6;  Luke 1:68-79; Colossians 1:11-20; Luke 23:33-43. November 27, 1st Sunday of Advent – United Methodist Student Day Isaiah…

Forum Topics in November

Nov. 6, 2016 – Climate Justice will be presented by Cherrie Graham.  She will present a portion of what she learned last summer at the UMW Conference School of Mission. Nov. 13, 2016 – How to begin to heal the fractures in our society.  This will be presented  by representatives  from the Door County Civility Project.  This will be a timely and…

Mindfulness Program & Memory Cafe to meet 11/7/2016

Mindfulness meditation and Movement starts another series on Monday November 7th from 11:30-12:30pm. Barbara Wulf leads the series at $5/week. Come when you can, no need to register. This is a wonderful stress reduction technique. Memory Cafe is also Monday November 7th at 2pm. This month we will be making some tray favors as a service project, for the Thanksgiving dinners we…