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03
Oct 2020
Piano Keyboard and sheet music

I am so very impressed with the way the Stewardship Team put this year’s packet together. It is a well-thought-out, comprehensive view of all the amazing things being accomplished here at Messiah and how your contributions of time, talent and treasure help support those ministries. Please check your snail mail and open and review the packet. All Messiah member families should receive it before this weekend. If you do not receive it, please let me know so we can figure out why.  CLICK HERE to read the packet contents online For me,......

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28
Sep 2020
Familly Outdoor Movie Event

When: October 24 at 7:30 pm Location: MLC side parking lot facing the fellowship hall  The youth groups of MLC and Erin Presbyterian invite “kids” ages 1-99 from each congregation to join us under the stars for our first ever outdoor movie event!  Drive in and watch from your car or bring your own chair and blankets to enjoy the film. Snacks will be provided. Social distancing guidelines will be followed. Click here to RSVP to Jaclyn Levy....

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18
Sep 2020
Holy Communion

From my first contact with the call committee to the first months of learning "how we do things here" and all the way through the these last months of figuring out how to "do things" in a whole new way while preserving our mission and ministry traditions and learning new ones, y'all have showered me with love and support beyond my wildest expectations....

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13
Sep 2020
This Week at Messiah

TUESDAY, September 15 10:00 am – WELCA Bible Study Follow-Up via Zoom 6:30 pm – Congregation Council via Zoom 8:30 pm – Diversity & Justice Meeting WEDNESDAY, September 16 10:00 am – Pericope Bible Study via Zoom https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89999226752?pwd=dlM3OTJ6bWMzWkdPcEFKNCtYT1NKUT09 THURSDAY, September 17 12:00 pm OWLs Luncheon via Zoom In observance of Suicide Prevention Month, Dr. Bob DuBois from UT will be our guest speaker. The subject will be “How to talk with someone who is having suicidal thoughts and how to help.”  Invitations to the Zoom meeting will be sent via email. 6:30......

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12
Sep 2020
Women of the ELCA Logo

Although our group events have all been canceled, we have been able to continue most of our other ministries even if virtually. Bible study is still being held, but by Zoom, the first Tuesday of each month from 10:00-11:30 AM. Pastor Susan leads us in the Bible Study from the Gather magazine (the magazine for women of the ELCA). Please join us for a bit of fellowship and bible study. WEE Care is still smocking preemie baby gowns for area hospitals. Our first in-person meeting will be September 26 at church, which is possible......

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12
Sep 2020
Red Apple with Heart carved in it, stethescope

Dear Messiah family,  Last Thursday, our delivery team comprised of Mary Ellen Whitson, Steve Hess, Doris Featherston, Mike Driskill and I delivered 24 meals to our homebound members. In addition, OWLs member picked up 20 meals at the church. What a joy and blessing! On Friday, I was able to secure a speaker for the OWLs meeting on September 17th. In honor of Suicide Prevention Month, we will have Dr. Bob DuBois from UT as our guest. The subject will be “How to talk with someone who is having suicidal thoughts and how......

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