Announcements ~ August


Sign up for Faith’s God’s Work. Our Hands event. This event begins following worship on Sunday, September 8th. Lunch will be provided and the Packers have cooperated with a scheduled Thursday night game. Please take time to discern your gifts and passions and commit to a time of giving to others. You may sign up on the board in the Gathering Space for an area or areas that you are interested in.


The Funeral Committee needs volunteer men and women to help serve the food, set up and take down of tables and chairs, and do dishes for funerals. Please sign up on the sheet at the Information Desk if you are available to help. More information can be given by contacting Marlene Evenson or Cheryl Domrath.

A huge thank you goes out to all those that donated food items for Faith's Open Pantry this past month, BUT it's not enough! We are out of a lot of items and very short on some and I need your help again. I'm packing for around 15 families a month, 12 of which are regular, the rest for new families or walk-ins during the week.




What's needed are:


Assorted crackers                                                            

Bagged soup mixes                                                    

Microwave popcorn/snacks

Ramen Noodles assorted flavors                          

Tomatoes (diced, stewed, whole, paste, etc.)

Brown beans (regular size can's, not jumbo)      

Canned mushrooms    


Olives - black/green

Mixed veggies (carrots, canned potatoes, sauerkraut, etc.)

Minute Rice                                                          

Rice a Roni                                                            

Variety of canned fruit

Pasta sides                                                            


Boxed potatoes variety - mashed potatoes                                                                                 BBQ sauce/ketchup/mustard/mayo

Pancake mix/syrup

Boxed cereal                                                       



Cake/brownie mixes/frosting/dessert mixes

Pizza crust mixes                                              

Baking ingredients

Canned meals                                                      

Salad dressing

Boxed meals

Boxed dressing


Dish soap/laundry soap

Facial tissue/toilet paper                                                                                                                   Shampoo/conditioner

Donated cheese, chocolate milk. chicken, hamburger, hotdogs would be appreciated too.

Help me, help those in need for September’s open pantry. Thank you. -- Sandy

Sunday School Teachers Wanted!  Faith Lutheran’s Board of Christian Education is looking for a few adults to teach Sunday School for the 2019-2020 school year.  No prior experience is necessary; lesson plans will be provided.  Requirements would be to enjoy working with children and a willingness to teach Faith’s kids about God’s goodness!  This is the perfect opportunity to be involved at church, give back to our community and be part of the fun!  Job share opportunities are also available.  Please contact Stefanie Kaderabek (901-4878) or Chloe Cigler (860-9894) if you would like more information. 

August Stewardship—School Kits

(4) 70 sheet notebooks of wide or college ruled

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

(1) 30 cm ruler or a ruler with centimeters on one

     side and inches on the other

(1) pencil sharpener

(5) unsharpened #2 pencils (no mechanical)

(1) box of 16 or 24 crayons

(5) black or blue ballpoint pens (no gel or click pens)

(1) blunt scissors

(1) 2 1/2” eraser (nothing smaller than 2 1/2”


Items donated should be placed inside the FLCW stewardship cabinet across from the church office. Label them “School Kits.”


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 BUT MAY NOT CANCEL WORSHIP. 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 24, 2019

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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

Lenten Worship

Wednesdays at

4:00 and 6:15 p.m.


All are welcome

Televised Worship:

Mondays @ 6:00 pm

Spectrum Channel 4



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