Ushers are needed for the months of July, October and December. Please talk to Tom Ritter if you are interested, or phone him at 636-244-7747.
If you are interested in leading the Facilities Committee, or just want to know more about the committee, please talk to Jim Berry or phone him at 314-587-5989.
SOTH will host a table at St. Ann Food Truck Thursdays, held at St. Ann Park the last Thursday of each month through August, from 5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Events are free and open to the public. These events are co-sponsored by the St. Ann Business Association and St. Ann Parks and Rec The next event is June 30
The Garden of Eatin' Community Garden will be hosting a cooking demonstration by Operation Food Search on Saturday, July 9 at 9:00 a.m. Everyone is welcome to attend and learn how to make use of some of the vegetables that are typically grown in home gardens in our area.
Vacation Bible School will be held July 11-15 in the evenings at Shepherd of the Hills. We are gearing up for an Adventure this summer: Cave Quest, Following Jesus, the Light of the World. "Where kids will find grounding in the rock-solid foundation of God's love, a love that takes us through life's dark times." Bring your kids and their friends. Please sign up to help with crafts, games, snacks, teaching, leading and more. See Jenna Hutson if you have any questions.
Lots O' Fun parking lot fundraiser will be Sunday, July 17 after worship. There are sign up sheets in the Fellowship Hall to bring a cake for the "Cake Walk" and a Bucket of Water. You can buy tickets to play a game. There will be water games, Carnival Games, Ice Cream, a Cake Walk and Face Painting. All the proceeds will be used to fix our parking lot. You can also make a donation directly to Shepherd of the Hills. Just write "Parking Lot Donation" in the memo line on your check. We are hoping to raise $2,100 for the parking lot. It will be lots of fun. Bring your family and friends. Fun for everyone and money for a good cause!
SOTH will host a Book Fair on Saturday, July 30. Start looking through your books to find those you would like to donate, and bring them to church. There will also be a Bake Sale to benefit WELCA during the Book Sale. Please bring your goodies to sell. The Men's Group will be serving hot dogs and chips. There will be a raffle. Volunteers will be needed on Thursday and Friday to get the books ready for sale. Please see Pat Amick for more information
SOTH will host a Bridal Shower for Jackie Vick and her fiancé Brandon Smith on Sunday, August 14 at 11:00 a.m. here at Church.
Lutheran Restoring Creation (LRC) is a grass-roots effort designed to encourage the ELCA to promote care for creation. The Central States Synod and LRC Mission Table is committed to helping equip our synod, congregations and members to live out our vocation as earth-keepers.
In St. Louis the LRC Mission Table will be hosting the following:
* August 20, 2016 LR Creation Care Workshop in St. Louis at the beautiful Pallottine Renewal Center in Florissant. Delve into many aspects of creation care and work together to create action plans to move forward in our congregations and as individuals
For more information on local events, please see www.css-elca.org/lrc or email Jan Koch <firstname.lastname@example.org>