WELCOME TO ST. PETER'S BY THE SEA
We are glad that you have come to worship with us today! Please sign a WELCOME card found in the pew rack, and give it to an usher or drop it in the offering plate. A nursery is available for toddlers and young children. Children’s Church School for grades Pre-K to 5th grade meets during the worship service. Large-print bulletins and children’s bulletins are available from an usher. You will find hand sanitizer in the pew rack for your use during the service.
SUNDAY HOSPITALITY is given for the praise and glory of God. Today we thank Richard and Colleen Doering for the flowers at the altar given in memory of John Doering. We also thank the Women’s Book Study group for the coffee fellowship after the service in honor of Father’s Day.
WELCOME, VICAR THOMAS: we welcome back our former seminary intern, Thomas Voelp, who is preaching and presiding today. Thomas is a candidate for Word and Sacrament ministry. He is living in Temecula while he awaits a call.
CHRISTIAN SERVICE BRUNCH & EMPTY BOWLS FUNDRAISER: June 23rd is our annual fundraiser for TACO (Third Avenue Charitable Organization). The Christian Service committee is sponsoring a freewill offering brunch and Empty Bowls will be offered for sale for a suggested donation of $25 per bowl.
HAND AND FOOT: Our next game of Hand & Foot cards is Saturday, June 29th at 5:00p.m. The game is played in groups of four so be sure to sign up on the bulletin board in the Fellowship Hall.
VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL: St. Peter’s annual VBS is scheduled for the week of July 22-26. Registration forms are available on St. Peter’s website, in the Fellowship Hall and from the church office. Volunteers are needed, please contact Kara Bleday.
U.S. TORNADO RELIEF: Gifts to Lutheran Disaster Response designated for “U.S. tornadoes" will be used entirely (100%) to help those affected by tornadoes until the response is complete. Together, we can support those who are on the long road to recovery. Please give today; make your check payable to St. Peter’s by the Sea and write “U.S. Tornadoes” in the memo line or contribute directly to Lutheran Disaster Response at: https://community.elca.org/ustornadorelief
NAME BADGES: We have Name Badges again! They are on the new magnetic board in the Narthex. Please wear yours during the worship service & coffee hour and re-hang before leaving each Sunday.
E-MAIL: If you have not been getting email communication from Pastor Marohn and/or the church office, check your email settings and SPAM folder. Our email addresses haven’t changed but we have a new server and some have said they aren’t getting our emails. The pastor’s and church office email addresses have not changed: [email protected] and [email protected].
SAVE THE DATE: Pastor Marohn’s last Sunday with us will be September 22nd. Bishop Andy Taylor will be preaching and Pastor Marohn’s Retirement/Farewell party will be that evening.
SECOND ADULT NEEDED for Nursery Care. Please sign-up to assist our Nursery Care provider, Anya, as the second adult. This will allow us to follow best-practices when caring for our children. Thank you!
AMAZON SMILE: St. Peter’s by the Sea is now a charity on Amazon Smile. How does AmazonSmile work? When visiting their website, customers are prompted to select a charitable organization from over one million eligible organizations. For eligible purchases at AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to the customer’s selected charitable organization. Sign into smile.amazon.com and browse for St. Peter’s by the Sea Lutheran Church.
RALPH’S COMMUNITY PROGRAM: If you have a Ralph’s Grocery Reward card, you can choose St. Peter’s by the Sea as your designee. Annual renewal begins now, St. Peter’s by the Sea has a newly assigned number: BJ967. If you have any questions about the program, contact Elaine Lauger at the church office on Mondays from 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. or email: [email protected]
CHRIST IN OUR HOME: Daily Devotion booklets are available in the Narthex or from the church office. There are large print editions available.