Announcements

 

If you need anything during this trying time call the office for assistance... we will take care of you. 

Please watch for more information to come. 

Your secretary, 

Becky Riley

 

CHURCH HOURS:  Monday – Friday 8 AM – 12 Noon

In person worship at 9:30am

 

Our service will be recorded Live on Facebook and posted in Flocknote.

      www.facebook.com/FaithLutheranChurchofWilmington

 

Your offering may be mailed or done online by going to https://www.flcwilmington.com/donationsofferings

 

You may also check out the Southern Ohio Synod’s website for more resources.

www.southernohiosynod.org

The ELCA has added to their website a disaster response for anyone wanting to donate to help with the Covid 19 response fund.

There will be No Sunday School 12/27 or 1/3

Drive Thru Communion- Every Sunday we will have drive-thru communion 11:00am to 12:00pm.

 

Mid-Week Service Tuesday- We will have a mid-week service every Tuesday starting at 11:30am. You may watch on facebook live or attend in person.

 

Sunday School-Youth in person Sunday school every Sunday at 9:00am in fellowship hall. We will start September 20th.

 

Volunteers Needed-There is a sign-up sheet in the narthex for Greeters and Lectors starting in August. Please check the dates and see if you are available to volunteer a Sunday. 

 

The 2021  Altar Flower Chart Has Been Posted On The Bulletin Board In The Narthex.  Sign up on your preferred Sunday and indicate if they are given “in memory of…”; “in celebration of…” or “in honor of…”  - A $15 donation is suggested.  Thank you!  

Do You Order From Amazon? If so, then try Amazon Smile to support Faith Lutheran Church! First, go to Amazon Smile and choose Faith Lutheran Church Wilmington, OH as your charity. Then, shop as usual and Faith will receive a percentage of your purchase. It’s that easy! 

 

Welca  Website:  The website Womenoftheelca.org has very good articles, including Daily Grace, which may be of interest to you. Check it out!  Café is an award-winning web-based magazine (boldcafe.org) for young adult women who are interested in how faith relates to issues women face today.

 

Kroger Community Rewards Program: 

08/1/20-10/31/20     $104.26 contributed to the youth group fund. 

A Kroger Plus card is needed to enroll. See office for more information or:

You may re-enroll via phone at 1-866-221-4141.

To enroll, go to: www.krogercommunityrewards.com

A successful sign-in will take you to a page with a first paragraph entitled Kroger Community Awards.  In the text of the paragraph click where it says “click here”.  You will then be on a page “Find Your Organization”.  In the first box, type QG123 or Faith then click search. Choose Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church and then save. 

 

Food Pantry News: For November 18, 2020, our food pantry helped a total of 96 adults, 41 seniors and 64 children (201 total people – 58 families). For the total of the month of November, our food pantry helped 149 adults, 78 seniors and 105 children (332 total people -   104 families). If you would like to learn more about volunteering for this ministry, see Jack Connor or Terri Roberts. To help supplement our Food Pantry this year, we are asking the congregation to bring a different product each month as shown below.

 

CANNED GOODS 2020

                                                                                                                        

December–Canned Soup

 

The food pantry as of now is not collecting plastic bags.

 

 

REGIONAL & LOCAL EVENTS:

 

Alzheimer’s Caregiver Support Group 1ST Thursday of each month; 6:00pm-7:30pm – Ohio Living Cape May Multi-purpose room.

For more information call Abby Ellsberry 937-725-3542

 

Angels Awaiting Maternity Home- 782 Xenia Avenue, Wilmington. Wanted: Mature, single, woman of faith to move into our Angel House and run day to day activities, and oversee residents. We are looking for a few volunteers to fulfill other positions as well. If interested, call 937-283-7976.

 

Community Care Hospice is in need of volunteers! For more information, please visit www.communitycarehospice.com or call 937-382-5400. Community Care Hospice is located at 1669 Rombach Ave, Wilmington.

 

Coffee And Conversation: Held the third Wednesday of every month in Cape May’s Cambridge Library. Open to all residents, family members, friends and the general public. Different speakers plus refreshments and snacks are included!

 

Solutions Community Counseling & Recovery Center:  953 S. South St., Wilmington. 

 

St. Vincent Veteran Families:  Financial assistance for Veterans and their families for housing and VA benefits, serving homeless and at risk households. Katie Lewis, Outreach Specialist, phone # 937-222-7340, ext. 207 or email klewis@stvincentdayton.org. Information at 1-888-751-1238.

 

Volunteers  Needed

Clinton Memorial Hospital offers a variety of volunteer opportunities.

If you are looking for a rewarding experience and a feeling of community spirit, THIS is the place for YOU! For more information about Clinton Memorial Hospital’s Volunteer Services, contact Veronica Grabill, Volunteer Services Coordinator, at 937 382-9223 or e-mail vegrabill@cmhregional.com

Sugartree Landscaping

Help support people through their work based recovery, and get your yard work done.

Mowing, edging, weeding, gutter cleaning and more! Contact Sugartree Landscaping on Facebook, or by email SugartreeLandscaping@gmail.com or by phone at 937-239-3944.