SAVE THE DATE: August 21st hosted by Joy Mission Circle
for a Women’s Retreat
and Helping Hands
The program is “Grace-Full Women” and will include devotions,
Bible study, skit, quilt making, and lunch provided by your hosts.
We will start at 9 a.m. and hope to be done by 12:30 p.m.
RSVP for the event by contacting Joanna Roche, or by signing up at the ministry center in the Narthex. The retreat is open to all women at Faith, their friends, and neighbors. Please let us know by August 18th so we can have sufficient materials and food.
FAITH LUTHERAN PRESCHOOL NOW HIRING
ADVANCED PRE-K AND TODDLER TEACHER
• Must be 18 years or older
• Pass background check
• Have or get CPR/First Aid
Experience is a plus not required-we will train the right candidates.
Kids Picnic at Garey Park
For families of Preschool and Elementary Age Kids
SUNDAY, AUGUST 8th 2:00 – 7:30 PM
• Picnic in the park! BYO picnic lunch and meet at the Derby Pavilion.
• Keep cool at the awesome Splash Pad! The nearly 7,000-square-foot amenity
offers 28 water features. (Come any time between 2 – 7:30 PM)
• The Play Ranch is two acres full of fun! Two nature-inspired playgrounds
offer age-appropriate activities for children ages 2-5 and 5-12.
• Plenty of open green spaces for running, frisbee, and kite flying too.
• When you come to the gate at Garey Park, just say you are with
Faith Lutheran Church (or mention “Jonathan Loesch”) and they will let you in.
NO payment required! We have the Derby Pavilion reserved just for Faith families…and their friends!
You are always welcome to invite other friends, families and children who are your neighbors, relatives, or coworkers!
Garey Park is located at: 6450 Ranch to Market Rd 2243, Georgetown, TX 78628
Faith Senior Ministries Advocacy Program
2021 Speaker Series presents
“Downsizing & Aging Successfully”
with Virginia Lazenby
WHEN: August 3, 2021
WHERE: Faith Lutheran Church sanctuary
(with refreshments in the library from 1:00 to 1:30)
Virginia Lazenby’s presentation on Downsizing covers all aspects, including quality of life, aging successfully, and how to choose a senior living community best suited to your needs and desires. Finally, Virginia will discuss her philosophy of downsizing in five easy steps.
Virginia Lazenby is founder of Seniors Living Smarter Services, and host of the popular monthly Seniors Living Smarter seminars. An active Texas Realtor and Certified Senior Housing Professional, Mrs. Lazenby is also a fervent and innovative advocate for seniors. Her mission is to educate, equip, and inspire seniors to live life with a plan, and with the best quality of life in view.
Please feel free to contact Vicar John Cotner with your questions and suggestions: firstname.lastname@example.org or (512) 863-7332.
School Supply Drive
All donations will go to Williamson County Juvenile Services
and collected in the Narthex through Sunday, August 15th
Subject Folder w/ three clasps
Rulers w/ Metric Measurements
Used Computer that connects to WiFi
2 or 3 inch Binders
Dry Erase Markers
Faith’s own Pastors Don Kasper and Paul Howe are serving Christ Lutheran Church in Noack Texas. On Sunday, August 8, Christ Lutheran will do their annual Brisket & Sausage Fest at the Thrall FireMan’s Hall. Pastor Kasper will be at Faith this Sunday, August 1st, and happy to sell you a $13.00 Ticket to enjoy the food and come and join in the fellowship and fun!
Middle School Events
- Confirmation Begins Sunday, August 29th! Do you have a 7th or 8th grader to register?
- Middle School Youth events meet every other week over the summer at 1:00, the next being Sunday, August 8.
- CLICK HERE for the Confirmation calendar and information, as well as fun, summer events for Middle Schoolers.
Helping Hands Mission Project
Collecting “Point Store” Items for Girls (Ages 11-17)
Helping Hands continues to collect Point Store items for the girls at New Life Children’s Center.
Collection Dates: July 4 – August 29
Collection Place: Faith’s Ministry Center in the Narthex
All items should be new.
Please do not include any metal or glass.
To read more about this project, to see a full list of the items we are collecting, or for information on where to write a check, click here.
The Faith IT Board needs your help!
|IT savvy? Do you like to work with computers? The Faith IT Board needs your help! The IT Board’s responsibility is to take care of the Church’s IT needs, which includes (but is not limited to) purchasing and repairing (when possible) all electronic equipment. Keeping up the internal network and phones and securing printer/copier contracts.
Please contact the church office for more information, 512-863-7332.
Weekly Financial Status Update
July 25 Sunday Summary
|Year to Date:
|Income vs Budget:
|Pre-COVID vs COVID:
1 $24,386.54 needed weekly to meet 2021 adjusted budget.
2 This number reflects completed online attendance cards, not views.
3 Pre-COVID, 3/8/2020, average worship attendance was 556.
Sunday Worship Links
for August 1
Tenth Sunday after Pentecost
CLICK HERE to Join us for Worship online
CLICK HERE for Adult Bible Study with Pastor Pohland
(These links will not be “live” until 7 a.m. Sunday morning.)
Readings for this Sunday:
HAPPENING THIS WEEK
|Online Worship Posted
Pr. Selle & Phyllis Draheim Celebration
“Downsizing & Aging Successfully”
|Recording – Readings
High School Bible Study
Young Adult Bible Study
High School ECHO
|Men of Faith Bible Study
Online Worship Posted
Middle School Youth
Family Fun Event – Garey Park
* Worship Services are in BOLD print
CLICK HERE for July 25-31 Minute Prayers
CLICK HERE for August 1-7 Minute Prayers
These links take you to the Minute Prayers
on our website, once there,
find the day you seek then click the “+”
to open the prayer for that day.
If you would like to receive a Minute Prayer email every day
(and are not already subscribed), click here.
“Faith Works News”
“Faith Works News,” our weekly, paperless newsletter, is emailed every Friday morning.
Deadline to submit announcements
and articles for “Faith Works News” is
Wednesday by 10 am.
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