Announcements November 6, 2016

Community Outreach

Community Reach


Southwest Interfaith is an ecumenical organization which furnishes several means of assistance to older adults in the southwest corner of Milwaukee. The transportation ministry helps people, who don’t drive, in making appointments and running errands.  The home assistance ministry helps with chores around the house and yard.  Both ministries help people maintain an independent lifestyle.  Visitation is a very impotent facet of the Southwest Interfaith ministry.  Loneliness can be just as incapacitation as a physical disability.  S.T.O.C. was one of the founding members of Southwest Interfaith.  Please do your best to keep this tradition alive.

Ecumenical Thanksgiving Eve- Service


Please plan to attend this Service on November 23rd at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church – 6705 Northway, Greendale

It’s also a Pie Fest – Please bake pies and bring to the service to share.  More details provide at a later date.




Friday, November 11 5:30 to 7:30pm, the Greendale Public Library will host a program in honor of those who served.

Saturday, November 12, 9:00am – Veterans Parade.

Flyers for this event can be picked up in the Narthex after each service.  Please take one, as this form can also be used to order Bricks for the Greendale Memorial


St. Thomas of Canterbury will celebrate Veterans Day during both services on November 13th.




Prince of Peace ELCA and Adoration ELCA are coordinating a Holy Land Pilgrimage in June of 2017.  The total cost is $3935, and this includes airfare, lodging, tour bus and guide, breakfasts and dinners (buffet style), and 9 full days in the Holy Land.  (It’s a day and a half for roundtrip travel of course.)  This Israel Pilgrimage will be over June 17-27, 2017, and all who are able to come along are welcome and invited to join us!  We will visit the sites associated with our Lord and Savior Jesus, and we will visit some sites associated with his Apostles, his Mother, and his early Church.  For more information (trip itinerary, registration, and so forth) please call 414-345-7368.  Shalom!  Pastor Andrew Nyren and Pastor Tim Singleton

Fall Raking & Cleanup


Please join us this year again for:

Nov. 12 – Leaf Raking     Nov 13 Fall Cleanup

Rain dates:

Nov 19 Leaf Raking        Nov 20 Fall Cleanup

Calendar Looking ahead

NOV 6 NOV 7 NOV 8 NOV 9 NOV 10 NOV 11 NOV 12 NOV 13
All Saints’ Day 8:30am   Yoga 6:30pm  Jiu Jitsu 12:00pm Euch Rite I     8:30am Altar Guild Setup Celebrate Veterans Day Service
Healing Services Kids at Altar 6:30pm  Jiu Jitsu 6:30pm Men’s Bible Study 6:30pm Choir Reh      


FALL         Clean-up

8:00am Euch Rite I 6:30pm Women’s Bible Study 7:30pm AA-Loft 6:30pm  Jiu Jitsu       8:00am   Euch Rite I Gideon Church Assignment
9:15am  Choir Reh             9:00am Canterbury Crafters
10:00am Euch Rite II             9:15am   Choir Reh
Daylight Savings   Election Day     Veterans Day   10:00am Euch Rite II Gideon Church Assignment


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