St. Pauls Lutheran Church
Welcome to St. Pauls Lutheran Church in Grand Island, Nebraska. We invite you to look around and get a feel for things. If you are not currently a member of our church, we would like to take this opportunity to invite you to one of our weekly services. And of course, feel free to reach out and contact one of our pastors. We are home to an award winning Childcare and Preschool Center. For more information about our Childcare and Preschool click here. We hope you and your family will have a spirit-filled experience with us as we worship and celebrate Christ together at St. Pauls.
Get Your Hands on a Palm Sundae at GRASP!
Generations Relating Around Spiritual Practices
Sunday March 25 @ 10:10AM Fellowship Hall
Join us for a cross-generational gathering to celebrate Palm Sunday and prepare for Holy Week. Delicious Palm Sundaes will be served. There will also be an in-gathering of donations from the Giving Up What? project, supplies to make a Ribbons of Love Decoration and a Resurrection Eggs devotion.
Butter Braids are back! We will be taking orders for butter braids beginning February 25 and throughout much of March. Delivery will be April 20th. Proceeds will support Anna McCoy and McKenna Marsh in attending the 2018 National Youth Gathering in Houston, Texas. Sign up on the order sheets in the Gathering Area if you would like one.
LENTEN EVENING MEAL
The last Midweek Lent supper will be on March 21 from 5:00-6:00 pm. The meal will be served by the Boy Scouts, Troop #14, and the menu will be Dutch style chili, sausage and potato soup, and Dutch oven desserts.
THE COST OF DISCIPLESHIP
Examining Acquaintances of Jesus – Tuesday at 7:00 pm
This next Tuesday on March 20 will be our third class, and take place in Room 16-17.
HOLY WEEK SERVICES – March 24 – April 1 PALM SUNDAY SERVICES:
Saturday, March 24 at 5 pm – Chapel Service
Sunday, March 25 at 9 am – Traditional Worship
Sunday, March 25 at 11 am –Contemporary Worship
Maundy Thursday: March 29 at 11 am & 7 pm (First Communion)
Good Friday: Friday, March 30 at 3 pm & 7 pm
Easter Vigil: Saturday, March 31 at 7 pm
EASTER SUNDAY SERVICES:
Sunday, April 1 at 7:30 am & 9 am – Traditional
Sunday, April 1 at 11 am – Contemporary
Radio Service: KRGI 1430 AM at 9 am, 105.5 FM
THANK YOU OUR HOST FAMILIES FOR THE AUGUSTANA CHOIR GROUP
Thank you to the many host families that have offered their welcome and hospitality to provide a Friday meal and overnight accommodations for the Augustana Choir group after their performance this last Friday evening. Your efforts is very well appreciated to hear these talented students share their gifts of music.
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LOADS OF LOVE TO OUR COMMUNITY
Messiah Lutheran Church, located at 122 W 7th St, will be distributing laundry detergent and toilet paper to any families that have a need for these necessitates. This event is planned for March 18th from 1-2:30pm. Doing our part in the community to take a “load” off! All families are welcome!
22ND ANNUAL EASTER BASKET EXTRAVAGANZA
Stop over to the Conestoga Mall on Saturday, March 24 to help benefit a silent auction to raise proceeds for our community for local organizations to fight hunger. This program is sponsored by Project Hunger visit Pastor Bill's Confirmation class this year will have a couple of baskets Nebraska and Kitchen themes available for bid. Bidding will be from 10 am to 3:00 pm.
CENTRAL CONFERENCE ELCA SPRING GATHERING
The 2018 Spring Gathering for the Central Conference of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Nebraska Synodical Women’s Organization will be held March 24 at Messiah Lutheran Church in Grand Island. The theme for the gathering is “Daughters of the Spirit. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., and the day will conclude at 3:30 p.m. The day will include music, guest speakers, Bible study, lunch, business meeting with the election of 2019 officers, and worship with Holy Communion. For more information contact Conference Coordinator Betty Rother at 308-384-8800.