Announcements | 2.8.19

Current Announcements and Events

SAFE CHURCH MEETING February 10, 2019, following worship in the adult SS room. All are invited to attend.

OFFERING ENVELOPES FOR 2019 are available in the narthex. Please take a moment to pick up your envelopes. The envelope number should be the same as last years. If they are not, please do not use and contact the church office at 412-835-4590.

SHARING OF THE PEACE with the approach of the Cough/Cold Season, when sharing the Peace it is not necessary to shake hands. However, a gesture of acknowledge such as a nod of the head, fist pump, or touch of elbows etc. works.

DURING THE WINTER MONTHS and in case of inclement weather please be sure to check
KDKA listing of cancellations for information regarding our 9:15am Sunday School and 10:30am Worship Service.

COUNCIL MEETING February 13, 2019.

GOOD NEWS for all of our families who have Verizon Wireless as their mobile carrier –
We were just informed that Verizon and Remind have reached an agreement and texts will continue to be delivered to all of our Sunday School families. If you downloaded the app we suggested in our previous e-blast, feel free to delete it! (Or keep it if you like the push notifications!) Please feel free to reach out with any questions!

Upcoming Events

VOYAGERS will gather on Tuesday, February 19, 2019 at 11:45am at Panera, South Park Shoppes. Join this great group of retirees for lunch and a lot of laughter!

LIFE LINE SCREENING a leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings, is pleased to offer a preventive health event at Faith Lutheran Church on 3/8/2019. Five screenings will be offered that scan for potential health problems related to: blocked arteries which is a leading cause of stroke; abdominal aortic aneurysms which can lead to a ruptured aorta; hardening of the arteries in the legs which is a strong predictor of heart disease; atrial fibrillation or irregular heart beat which is closely tied to stroke risk; and a bone density screening, for men and women, used to assess the risk of osteoporosis. Register for a Wellness Package which includes 4 vascular tests and osteoporosis screening from $149 ($139 with our member discount). All five screenings take 60-90 minutes to complete. There are three ways to register for this event and to receive a $10 discount off any package priced above $129, please call toll-free 1-888-653-6441 or visit Life Line Screening or text the word circle to 797979

Ongoing Items

SIGN UP TODAY! The 2019 Altar Flower chart is posted in the narthex. Please indicate the Sunday and the dedication you would like included in the bulletin. Altar flowers are $35.00, and they may be shared.

HELP South Hills Pet Rescue by donating your discarded newspapers. These newspapers will be used at the facility. There is a collection bin available in the counting room.

SHIM FOOD PANTRY The SHIM food items for February is canned fruit, low in sugar.

CROCHET/KNITTING CLASS will continue the first and third Wednesdays of each month from noon to 1:30pm.

LINE DANCING CLASSES are held in the Fellowship Hall every Monday from 6:30 – 8 p.m. and the cost remains $5 per session. Our no-pressure group offers fun and friendship, a gentle workout, and a chance to learn a few dance steps. Come and join us.