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.
ALTAR CARE is given for the praise and glory of God. Today we thank Beverly Mitchell for the flowers at the altar given in memory of her husband, George. We also thank Susan Ritchey and Donna Wilder for the coffee fellowship after the service.
BOOK OF REMEMBRANCE: Please add the names of your family and friends who have died since last All Saints’ Day to our Book of Remembrance. The book will be in the Narthex during November.
HAND AND FOOT: We’re playing Hand and Foot on Saturday, November 23rd at 5:00 p.m. Be sure to sign up on the bulletin board as this card game is played in groups of four.
ELCA GOOD GIFTS: Gifts that Grow the Church, Fight Hunger, and Transform Lives. How it works: Choose your gift; Choose either an ornament or card to send to your recipient; Make a difference by making your payment to St. Peter’s by the Sea and noting “Good Gifts” in the memo line or on the envelope.
CHILDREN’S CHRISTMAS PROGRAM: Our annual Children’s Christmas Program is Sunday, December 15th during the 9:30 a.m. service. Rehearsals are taking place during Sunday School and Saturdays December 7 and 14.
WOMEN’S TEA: The annual Women’s Christmas Tea is Saturday, December 14th at 1:00 p.m. Tickets can be purchased during coffee hour and are still only $8.
WOMEN'S RETREAT: Our annual retreat in conjunction with the women of Point Loma Community Presbyterian Church will be held Friday, January 24th through Sunday, January 26th 2020 at Singing Hills Golf Resort. The theme will be "Living my Grateful Life" with Pastor Megan Cochran as the keynote speaker. Register at http://pointlomachurch.org/womens-annual-retreat/. At St. Peter's, see Gail Bennett for more information.
EXERCISE CLASSES AT ST. PETER’S: There are four exercise classes held weekly at St. Peter’s by the Sea and all are welcome to participate. Mondays and Fridays at 9:00 a.m., the YMCA conducts chair exercise classes at no charge (thanks to a community outreach grant.) Tuesdays at 12:30 p.m., Sherlie Miller conducts a short-form Tai Chi class and on Fridays at 12:00 noon, Lizbeth Garcia conducts a Movement & Balance class. These two classes are open to the public and a suggested donation of $10 is asked.
MEMBERSHIP DIRECTORY: We have 2019 Membership Directories available from the church office or in the Fellowship Hall. One per household. Thank you.
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.