The focus agency for September is Southwest Interfaith.. Outreach contributions are welcome using your blue pledge envelope, writing a check to St. Thomas of Canterbury and putting “Outreach” on the memo line, or through your electronic transfer account.
FOOD & ITEM DONATIONS
STOC continues to collect food and other donations that support St. Alphonsus, St. James, Guest House & the Hospitality Center. If you would like to donate additional items please label your contribution with your preference of ministry and donations will be distributed. If you are donating food items please do not use the outside drop box, food donations should be left inside the church. For more information please contact the church office at 414-421-0130. Thank you….Outreach
ST. LOUIS JESUITS BENEFIT CONCERT
Two of our St. Thomas choir members, Paul Stoving and Randy Schraw, will be singing in a benefit concert with the St. Louis Jesuits on Sunday, September 20, at 3:00pm, at the Pabst Theater. We have used some of their music here at our church. Today’s communion hymn (Here I Am Lord), was composed by Dan Schutte. Please consider attending to support these singers and Cristo Rey High School.
CANTERBURY CRAFTERS MEETING
The Crafters meeting is being switched to the 2nd Sunday of each month.
CAN YOU HELP A NEIGHBOR IN NEED?
A resident living in the Greendale village (R-Section) is willing to pay money for leaf removal and snow removal. If interested in helping out this resident, please call: (414) 421-6393
Yoga is starting Monday mornings at 8:30am on the following dates: September 14 — October 26,and November 2 — December 14
GRANDPARENTS’ DAY PLANT SALE
The Grandparents’ Day Mum Plant Sale is today after the 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. services. Brochures and information about Southwest Interfaith are available along with the beautiful mum plants to take to grandparents or any older friends or relatives. All proceeds will go to our Southwest Interfaith Neighborhood Outreach Program. Please be generous in your support of this project.
WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY
Our next Bible Study begins tomorrow, Monday, September 14 at 6:30. Please join us for Seamless, Understanding the Bible as One Complete Story. Questions? Contact Gayle Radavich.
Our next Vestry Meeting will be on Sunday, September 20 following the 10:00 a.m. service.
We need volunteers for Ushers for the 10:00 am service. My goal is to get the commitment down to once a month for everyone. Please contact Kathie Hein if you’re interested in joining our team. A training session for new Ushers will be announced in the near future.