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This Week at Saint Paul Lutheran Church
715 S. 3rd Street, Clinton, IA 52732
ANNOUNCEMENT
Please be advised that we are happy to announce the return of in person worship!  Please come worship with us at 9:15am this Sunday.  Masks are optional, but we do practice safe distancing.
BUILDING CLOSURE - OCTOBER 5, 2021
 
Please note that the church will be closed on Tuesday, October 5th all day.  The water is being turned off for plumbing repairs so we are limiting access to the building.
 
QUILTING

Please mark your calendars for Saturday, October 2nd to meet in upstairs quilting room from 9am to 12pm.

 
Something new for you on Facebook and YouTube.....

Starting in September we will be posting short video "treats" once a week.  They might be musical videos recorded by one of our talented musicians or a sweet kids video or pet video or who knows what!!!  It is guaranteed to bring a smile to your face!

Be on the lookout for our links on Facebook and YouTube in our weekly            e-newsletters!
HOPE IN ACTION
Hope In Action would like to invite you to our next meeting, Wednesday, Sept. 29th, 5:30pm, in the church lounge. The permanent, handicapped accessible bathroom in Clinton Park got it's roof added yesterday and we are looking forward to what's next!!  Questions? Talk to Liz Mink, Karl Wolf, John Montieth, Bev Downey, Donna Santiago, or Judy Doughty. 
Men’s Group Breakfast
 
Please mark your calendars for October 5th!
The men’s group will meet for breakfast at Jenny’s Diner at 8:30am on
Tuesday, October 5th.

Bring a friend— all are welcome!
 
 
This Weeks Readings
October 3, 2021
19th Sunday after Pentecost
Genesis 2:18-24

Psalm 8

Hebrews 1:1-4, 2:5-12

Mark 10:2-16

Worship September 26, 2021
Worship September 26, 2021 
18th Sunday after Pentecost
 
 
 
 
   

 
 
 
TO ALL OUR HELPERS WITH THE LWR KITS:  We are now asking  for specific item amounts as we have counted wat we have.  After making a count (which I hope is close to true) this is what we are hoping to gather:

PERSONAL CARE KITS ITEMS—TO MAKE 25 KITS:
6—Metal nail clippers w/file attached
25—Light weight bath-size towel (20” x 40” to 52” x 27”) dark color recommended

BABY CARE KIT ITEMS— TO MAKE 15 KITS:
12—Hand towels/dark color recommended
?? - Diaper pins
54—Cloth diapers, flat fold preferred
1—Receiving blankets/medium-weight cotton, flannel OR crocheted or knitted with light-   weight yarn
10—Gowns-short or long sleeved or sleepers (without feet)
12—Cotton t-shirts, lightweight (no onesies)
 
SCHOOL KITS ITEMS—TO MAKE 43 KITS:
116—Notebooks—70 sheet of wide or college ruled (8” x 10 1/2”) NO loose-leaf paper
12— Boxes of crayons, (16 or 24)
19—2 1/2” erasers
 
FOR THE QUILTS WE ARE IN NEED OF DOUBLE SIZE  FLAT TOP SHEETS (WHITE OR COLORED).
 
**BARS OF GENTLE BATH SOAP ARE ALSO NEEDED.
 
SHIPPING OVERSEAS COSTS—IF YOU ARE INCLINED TO DONATE:
School Kit cost $1.40 to ship
Personal Care Kit costs $2.65 (this includes the cost of a tube of toothpaste they put in)
Baby Care Kit costs $1.30 to ship
Quilt shipping costs $2.25 per quilt

On October 10th will be the blessing of the quilts and kits for LWR delivery.
On October 13th will be the assembling and packing of the boxes with the quilts & kits.
On October 16th will be the delivery of these boxes to Cedar Rapids for shipping to Minneapolis.
 
If anyone can help in the making of the kits & packing of boxes, we will do this on Wednesday the 13th at 9:00 in the Quilting room on the 2nd floor. 
Please call Barb Larson @ 242-8130 if you can help. 
If you could help in the delivery of the shipment to Cedar Rapids, please call Barb also.
 
Thank you ever so much for participating in providing items, quilting, assembling kits, and in any other way...God bless you.
 
The WELCA Committee prays for your kindness towards those in need.

Thank you,
Barb Larson, Chairperson of the Stewardship/Mission Committee of the Women of the ELCA
 

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Typically Mary is in the office Monday-Thursday mornings from 8-12. 
          If you need to reach the church office calls are being forwarded to her during normal business hours of Monday-Friday 8-1.
The phone number for the church is 563-242-4102 option 3 for Mary
You can also reach the church office through email at office@saintpaulclinton.org

We appreciate your faithful giving.
  • You can mail your offering to the church at 715 S.Third Street Clinton, IA. 52732
  • There is a locked mail box to the right of the door that you can also put your offering in it if you would like. 
  • There is a link on the website where you can give electronically if you would like to give that way. 
  • We will continue to do weekly deposits during this time. 
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Pastor Stacy Christianson
Email:  christiansonstacy@gmail.com
Office:  563-242-4102
Emergency #: 563-219-2052
Pastor's Office Hours:  Tuesdays and Thursdays

Office Email:  office @saintpaulclinton.org
Office Hours:  Monday - Thursday 8am - 12:30pm
Address:   715 S. Third Street, Clinton, IA 52372



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