ST. PETER EVANGELICAL

LUTHERAN CHURCH

"THE CHURCH ON THE HILL"

648 North LaFontaine Street

Huntington, Indiana 46750

260-356-6528


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DON'T FORGET TO RETURN THE TIME & TALENT FORMS BY JANUARY 5TH

Ladies’ Guild:

NO January meeting.  the next meeting will be Tuesday, February 4th at 7:00 pm in the lower level of the education building.

St. Peter Association of Retired Keenagers (SPARKS):

The lucky winner of the drawing at the December meeting was Janet Bennett. The January meeting will be held at noon on Wednesday, January 8th at Chapman's on Cherry St.

Dorcas Circle:

Will meet on Wednesday, January 15th in the reception room of the church education building.  Eleanor Smith will be hostess.  Please let Elanor know if you plan to attend.  Contact the church office for her phone number, or tell her in  person at church.

Quilters:

Quilting is on holiday until Wednesday, January 8th.  They will resume at 9am.  The quilters are always thankful for donations of cotton fabric, and new or slightly used flat sheets.

Choir:

Do you like to sing? Please join the choir on Wednesday evenings at 7pm.  Gather in the church by the piano. If you have questions, please call Keith Crider.

LYF:ATTENTION

If you are interested in going to the Higher Things Youth Conference this summer please contact Linda Crider as soon as possible.  The theme this year is "Watermarked" based on 1 Peter 3:21.  The deadline for the early registration is January 31.  The early registration fee is $385 per person and must be paid at the time of registration.
If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Linda Crider.


1/19: James & Barbara Spreen - 40 years

Soup and Dessert Cook-off

The fourth annual soup and dessert cook-off will be held on Sunday, February 9th after church at noon.  So get those recipes out and decide which is your favorite soup or dessert.  Remember you are not too old or too young to enter.  One from the youth group has won the soup and also the dessert.  Please register if you plan to bring either a soup or dessert so we have enough room for each and that the committee can plan accordingly.  Forms will be available mid-January.

A Little Heavenly Humor


Growing in Faith


Below, find a few questions meant to tickle your brain cells and remind you of things that you were taught years ago.
Answers may be found in the given Bible passage.

1. What was the name of the priest under whom Samuel ministered? (1 Samuel 2:11)
2. How did Eli die? (1 Samuel 4:18)
3. What three things were placed into the Ark of the Covenant? (Hebrews 9:4)
4. What was significant about the mercy seat of the Ark of the Covenant? (Leviticus 16:2)
5. What happened when the Philistines placed the Ark of the Covenant in their temple? (1 Samuel 5:2-12)

Synod Constitution

Enclosed with this months "Messenger" is a copy of the Synod Constitution changes that will be voted on by our congregation at the February Voters meeting.

As you read in the first paragraph, the 2019 convention of The Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod adopted the changes, now needs to be ratified by the congregations.

Please read before the Voters meeting, and bring a copy with you if you have questions.  The amendments will NOT be read at the Voters Meeting in February.

Children's Program

The children participating in the Children's Christmas program on December 15th.
Childrens Program
        Participants 2019

The Children did a wonderful presentation telling and singing about the birth of our Lord and Savior.