St. Peter Lutheran Church
2929 F.M 972 (at F.M. 1105)
Walburg, Texas 78626
Office: (512) 863-
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Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ
Dec. 2, 2017
St. Peter Lutheran Church at Walburg, Texas
LADIES AID -
The Ladies Aid meets the first Tuesday of each month at the education building from 11:00 P.M. to 12:00 noon. We encourage all ladies to attend.
GOLDEN OLDIES – Tuesday, December 5 at Noon
The Golden Oldies meet the first Tuesday of each month for a lunch of chilli / stew and games. Bring your favorite salad or dessert, invite a friend and join in the fun, food and fellowship.
News & Event Details from Around the Congregation
Fellowship Committee & Upcoming Events
1. Thank you so much to Carol and Michael M for providing the turkeys for our Thanksgiving Day lunch.
2. At noon on Tuesday, December 5 Golden Oldies will serve left-
3. At noon on Sunday, December 10 following the Cantata service, we will host a free baked potato bar and soup. We ask that members bring a salad or dessert. Zion choir members will be our special guests at this luncheon.
4. Monday, December 25 if you have no other family commitments, Elaine is hosting a noon Christmas meal in the gym. She will prepare pulled pork and pulled chicken. Bring a side salad or dessert. Lunch will be served at 12:00 noon. If you need a ride please contact Elaine.
5. Mark your calendars for Monday, January 22. St. Peter will host a community-
November Meeting Notes
The Worship Committee met on Tuesday, November 14th , and discussed the upcoming holiday worship services. We will have a Christmas Eve program and are looking for volunteers to participate in the program, please contact any Worship Committee member or if you are asked, please consider being a part of this event.
Decorating the church will take place on Saturday, December 9th, starting at 9 AM. Please make plans to attend so we can get the church ready to celebrate Christ’s birth. After we decorate the church we will have some delicious chili and stew. Please come out and enjoy the fellowship and food.
The committee has noticed that the children's activity bags are in need of some updating and we are looking for a volunteer(s), that would have some fresh ideas and time to update the bags, please let a committee member know, if you can help.
Thanks to Dick B for making a video of the Confirmation Service. To view the service please contact the church office.
Our next meeting will be Saturday, December 9th following the church decorating, and our January meeting will be Tuesday, January 9th. All are invited to join us and help plan future Worship services.
Women’s Bible Study with Shirley
Join Shirley for the monthly Women’s Bible study at noon on Thursdays. Bring a Bible and a friend. (And we will have extras of both, if you forget.)
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Pastor Philip’s Bible Study : Join Pastor Philip on Thursday evenings at 6:00 pm, beginning November 9. We will study the Gospel of John. All are welcome to join this study.
St. Peter Constitution and Bylaws
At the 10/15/2017 Annual Congregation Meeting, members of St. Peter Lutheran approved changes to the Bylaws and on first vote, approved changes to the Constitution. The Constitution changes require a 2nd approval (with no changes) during our October 2018 Annual Meeting. Until then, we will continue to use the 2013 Constitution, but we have 2017 updates to the Bylaws. The updated document is available on the St. Peter website or from the church office.
2018 Time & Talent Sheets
The 2018 Time & Talent sheets will be published in the church bulletins until November 26. They are also available on the website or upon request from the church office. Let us know if you are willing to assist with services, workdays, Bible studies, activity planning or long-
2017 St. Peter Confirmation Class
Congratulations to the St. Peter Confirmation Class of 2017. Pictured are Abigail, Alyssa, Pastor Philip, Eric and Charlotte. We also congratulate Emmett, who completed his Confirmation studies in August and is currently enrolled at Oklahoma State University.
Blessings to each of them!
Chili Supper Support for Hurricane Harvey Relief
The November 11 Chili Supper was a huge success. Thanks to all the workers, both St. Peter members and from the larger community. We could not do it without you. We cleared $1,900 in profits and had a great time in fellowship. This is in addition to $3500 previously donated. All profits will be sent to Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Victoria to help Hurricane Harvey victims. This congregation is coordinating relief supplies and workers. They support various churches and faith-