Announcements ~ August 2017



Faith's open pantry is in need of specific items ASAP. These items include: Pizza crusts, either box mix or already made, pkg's of pizza pepperoni, pancake mixes/syrup, boxed meals. (at least 30 to start with,) canned meals, regular sized mayo or miracle whip, boxed stuffing, 14 oz. boxes of minute rice, assorted ramen noodles, Knorr pasta sides, flour, sugar, brown sugar, chocolate chips, cake mixes, brownie mixes, box pie crusts, cookie mixes, Pedi sure vanilla drink mix or bottles, dish soap, laundry soap, facial tissue, toilet paper, size 4 baby diapers, baby shampoo, lotion, diaper cream, dental floss.


Not needed. Not needed. Not needed! Any soups, beans of any kind, peas, corn, tuna, noodles (boxed or bagged), mac and cheese, pumpkin pie filling, can pie fillings, ketchup, mustard, BBQ sauces, bar soap.


August Stewardship - School Kits                                                                                                                                

(4) 70 sheet notebooks of wide or college ruled paper                                                           

8 x 10 1/2”, no loose leaf paper        

(1) pencil sharpener                                                                                                                                                           

(5) unsharpened #2

pencils (no mechanical)                                                                                                                                 

(1) box of 16 or 24 crayons

(1) 2 1/2” eraser

(1) sturdy drawstring backpack style cloth bag 14” x 17” with shoulder straps (no standard backpacks) Sewing directions/material are in the cabinet on the stage. Please help sew some bags, or ask someone you know to sew these for us.


Items donated should be placed inside the FLCW stewardship cabinet across from the church office.


“Place in their hands the Holy Scriptures”

   We’ve made this promise in front of God! Please help the Board of Christian Education as we look for those willing to sponsor a Bible to be given to our youth.

  Perhaps you would like to sponsor your own child, grandchild, Godchild, neighbor, or would like to sponsor a Bible that can be given to any of the youth of your choosing. All members in 4K (and those in 5K who did not receive a Bible in 4K) will receive a storybook Bible. Third graders are given a Bible that is wonderfully broken down for them to understand and 6th graders are given their Confirmation Bible.

  You will find a display in the Gathering Space (through Sunday, August 27th) where you can choose the child you would like to sponsor. There are labels provided that you will be able to write a special note on which will be inserted into the Bible so when your chosen youth receives their Bible on Rally Sunday they will know who was thinking of them.

  Place the youth’s name, label, and $20 in an envelope and put into the basket provided.

Thank You in advance! Please feel free to talk with Bridget Valleskey, Stefanie Kaderabek, or Nicki Behnke if you have any further questions.



Faith Lutheran has received a generous memorial bequest from Janice Jandrey. Janice’s deep love for God and Faith has led to a generous gift: the creation of a $50,000 matching fund to reduce our mortgage debt. We are so thankful to the family for this generous offer! The Janice Jandrey Memorial Matching Fund Drive has begun and will continue until December 31, 2017. All funds donated to the capital appeal during this time will be matched up to $50,000. (This includes all donations that have already been pledged, but the intent of the gift is to encourage additional giving). Every dollar you give during the fund drive is effectively doubled. Please see the display in the Gathering Space for more information.


Please Note: There will no longer be televised worship of our weekly church service on Channel 20 in Manitowoc. They have discontinued broadcasting it.


Please tune into WOMT, WGBA, or WBAY for ALL cancelations…Faith Lutheran will follow the Valders Public School District’s policy regarding closings, cancellations, etc. SO...If schools are closed…FAITH LUTHERAN is closed (church & office) no activities, worship, etc. If they dismiss classes early or cancel after school activities, FLC also cancels evening activities. No need to wonder, no need to get all bundled up.  Simply put- stay put!  What about Sundays?  If the worship service needs to be cancelled due to inclement weather, it will be announced ASAP.           




Faith's Food Pantry is open the 3rd Saturday of the month from 9:00-10:00 a.m. serving people within a 10 mile radius of Valders. If you are in need, please stop in and we can help you.



August 17, 2017

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Evangelical Lutheran

Church in America




9:00 am Worship with ELW

and Holy Communion


6:15 pm with the praise band
and Holy Communion


All are welcome

Televised Worship:


6:00 & 7:30 PM

Time-Warner Channel 4

Tuesdays & Thursdays: 

1:00 PM
Comcast Channel 20




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