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April 15, 2018

The flowers at the altar are provided by

Bob & Lenore in celebration of their Birthdays, Dick in memory of Dixie and In celebration of Ella Grace’s Baptism.

SAVE THE DATE!! JULY 18 – 20, 2018.  Join us on a trip to Babylon with Daniel as we present VBS 2018.  Volunteers are needed to make this a successful and memorable event for our youth and community!  If interested, please contact Michelle.

RESURRECTION LUTHERAN SCHOOL will be holding their annual SPRING FLING FUNDRAISER Saturday April 28th.  The next donation drop off will be Sunday, April 22nd, Noon -1; Last drop will be Friday, April 27th from 3:00– 6:00pm or call the church office or Christy for other times. Volunteers are needed on Friday, April 27th from 3-6 for set up.  Also, help is needed on Saturday the 28th from 7:30 am till 2:30 pm. Contact Christy for more information.

WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY BREAKFAST: Hosted by the WIGS (Women in Gog’s Service), Saturday, April 21 9am-1.  Bring a friend or your daughter or mother, and your Bible and your Pet Rock or a favorite rock.  Please sign up on the signup sheet so we will have enough hand outs and food.  Any questions, please contact Doreen.

ARE YOU HAVING A SENIOR MOMENTIf so, then join up with Resurrection’s best monthly social group, the “Senior Moments,” for seniors of course.  Dining out is the theme for TODAY, April 15th, and all seniors (and near-seniors!) are invited to join us for dinner at Mi Rancho, in the Bayberry Shopping Center, 950 J Clyde Morris Blvd.  We will meet at 3:00pm. A sign-up sheet will be posted on the bulletin board near the sanctuary entrance.  (Phil)

PLEASE – YOU CAN HELP FELLOW MEMBERS: We are starting a special drive to raise funds for the Discretionary Fund to assist at least two members in great need.  A special collection plate will be set out to receive your gifts of love.  Also, if you help the Davis/Thompson family, please see Pr. Hank or call him at 596-5808 / hhollar@hotmail.com.  Help is needed to prepare forms for moving and in following up on rental opportunities.

PENINSULA WALK 4 LIFE – APRIL 28TH: Care Net Peninsula is a Christ-centered non-profit organization with a mission to bring practical help and hope to women facing pregnancy decisions. Raise funds, SAVE LIVES! RLC is committed to supporting Care Net’s Peninsula’s Walk 4 Life on April 28th. Our church’s goal is to have 50 fundraising walkers—will you help? Register online at www.peninsulawalk4life.org and choose Resurrection Lutheran Church as your team. If you have any questions, please contact Sean.

THE DUO OF PHILIP AND PAM BOULDING, MAGICAL STRINGS, will be returning to Resurrection Lutheran Church on Sunday, April 29 at 3:00pm.  You don’t want to miss this dynamic duo as they share their love of music with harp, hammer dulcimer, Irish whistles and more.  The concert is free and will be followed by a reception in the Fellowship Hall so that we can talk with these wonderful folks.  So, Mark your calendars!

RESURRECTION NOMINATIONS COMMITTEE: has been selected by the Board of Directors, and consists of Wade, Feleasha, and Thom.  Please do not hesitate to share with them you suggestions for our next Church Officers that will be elected at the May Voters Meeting.

PENINSULA RESCUE MISSION continues to share Hope, making a difference for the Lord!  You can support this ministry with donations of nonperishable food and household supplies that you might use in your own home.  In April they are specifically requesting donations of coffee and sugar. Please place your donation in the Peninsula Rescue Mission bin in the church office lobby.

HELP WANTED:  Resurrection Lutheran School and Child Care is accepting applications for Summer Help.  Applicants must be at least 18 years of age.   Please contact the school office at 757-596-5808 and ask to speak with Ann Ezell, DCE/School Administrator.

COUNTER HELP NEEDED: Have you have been looking to get involved with a quick but impactful mission? Consider joining one of our counting teams.  New counters are needed starting 2019.  We are also looking for subs to help cover when someone is out of town. Confirmation parents make great counters! For more information or to schedule training contact Christy.

OUR SINCERE APPRECIATION TO the Resurrection School Board and Bob (given in memory of Gloria), for their very generous donations to purchase the new kitchen range.  Also thank you to the Women in God’s Service (WIGS) for their gift to purchase six new tables for use in the Fellowship Hall.  THANK YOU ALL!

THANK YOU!  THANK YOU!  Pastor Hank expresses his sincere appreciation to those who filled-in for him while he was assisting Rita in NC last week.  Many thanks to Thom, who led the Sunday morning Bible Class on 1 Corinthians, to Deni, who volunteered to lead the Wednesday Evening Bible Class; and to the Elders Team, who followed up on those who were hospitalized.  THANK YOU!

RESURRECTION LUTHERAN SCHOOL – THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT:  RLS&CC thanks you for your support in the collection of 1,432 Box Tops and Farm Fresh purchases during the 2017 – 2018 school year.  The next deadline for Box Tops submission is Friday, October 26th, 2018.  With the selling of Farm Fresh, the Farm Fresh points program has come to an end, but we received 43,876 points which were used to obtain items for the School’s child care program.

Link Your Kroger Card to THRIVE PENINSULALink you Kroger Plus Card to THRIVE so that THRIVE reaps the benefits of your dollars spent grocery shopping.  Checkout THRIVE PENINSULA’S website for more information. (www.thrivepeninsula.org)

A GREAT OUTREACH TOOL: SHARE A PRAYER SHAWL WITH SOMEONE IN NEED OF PRAYER AND HOPE: Don’t hesitate to see or contact Christy if you would like to share a PRAYER SHAWL with someone.  It is a wonderful way of offering God’s promise of hope and sharing His love!  It also means that YOU will keep this person in your prayers!

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  • Resurrection Lutheran Church & School
  • 765 J. Clyde Morris Blvd
  • Newport News
  • Virginia , 23601
  • 757-596-5808
  • 757-596-5010

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