Welcome to Our Savior’s!
Announcements for Sunday, July 2, 2017
Altar flowers today are donated by Jim & Marjorie Ulrich in memory of loved ones and family.
Property & Grounds Committee will meet Monday, July 3, at 6:00 pm in the family room. All are welcome.
Bible Study in the Park — The first Bible Study in the Park will be held at Valley View Park in Oak Park Heights on July 6 at 9:30 am. Pastor Dale will lead the study “Stand with the Least of These.” Everyone is welcome to attend this study. Bring a friend and enjoy not only the study but the fellowship and the continental breakfast.
OSLC Float for Lumberjack Days Parade on Sunday, July 23! We are looking for members, of all ages, to ride the float and walk along side. Please sign-up at the Welcome Desk if interested in joining us! Donations are being collected for parade candy. Please deposit wrapped candy that can be thrown along the parade route (no chocolate or anything that will melt please). Please drop off donations in the “Candy Box” located near the Welcome Desk.
Habitat for Humanity build on July 24th through 28th. This build will again be at 14932 Generation Acres, Hugo, MN. Look for details and information at the Kiosk in the SE corner of the Gathering Area or contact Don Schuld at 651-491-2078 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Open Hands Midway is having a fundraising golf outing and dinner at Applewood Hills Golf Course on July 30 (a Sunday) with tee off at 1:00 pm. Come enjoy a round of golf (or just a ride/walk) and stay for dinner (or just come for dinner) to hear the story of Open Hands Midway ministry. Registration forms are available in the Gathering Area. If you have any questions, please ask Pastor Keith or Larry Puckett.
In-Kind Gifts — Eight women from Our Savior’s will be attending the Triennial Gathering of Women of the ELCA July 13-16 in Minneapolis. They will be joining 3000 other women from across the country and the world. Several items are being collected at the gathering that will then be given to agencies across the Twin Cities Metro Area. Our Savior’s is invited to participate with any of the following items:
• Gift cards ($10 min) from Target, Walmart, T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, Home Depot, Ace Hardware, Lowes, Cub foods or gas cards. Gift cards should be placed in the slot on the welcome desk.
• Hygiene products: ethnic hair products, shampoo, conditioners, body wash, soap, razors, skin lotions, hand soap, toothbrushes, feminine hygiene items, baby wipes and diapers, new socks and underwear and white t-shirts. These items can be placed in the box in the gathering area labeled “In-Kind Gifts.”
A full list of In-Kind Gifts can be found on the Women’s bulletin board across from the office. The women of Our Savior’s thank you in advance for your generosity!
A huge thank you to all who gave me a card, gift or visits during my 100th birthday celebration. God bless all of you. ~ Nethis Peterson
Vacation Bible School (VBS)
• When: July 31 – August 4
• Time: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
• Cost: $35.00
• Eligible Participants: Age 3 – 6th Grade
• Registration Deadline: July 16, 2017
Register at www.oslcstillwater.org under “What’s Happening”
Vacation Bible School Donations — Please grab a donation tag from the VBS wheel out in the Gathering Area and bring the items to OSLC. VBS is a great week for Age 3 –6th Grade children at OSLC and in our community. It happens only with your generous donations. Thank you!
VBS Volunteers Still Needed!
• Station leaders/co-leader
• Preschool crew leaders
• Elementary crew leaders
• Kitchen Assistance
Everything is organized for you. Please go to www.oslcstillwater.org and sign-up under “What’s Happening.” You can also contact VBS Director, Lori Olson, directly if you can help. Phone: 651-430-2482, email: email@example.com.