651-462-5212
5879 Wyoming Trail
Wyoming, MN 55092
Friday, January 1, 2021
"Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come: The old has gone, the new is here! "  

2 Corinthians 5:17


We wish you and your family a Happy New Year!
WORSHIP
Worship for Sunday, January 3rd:

Readings
  • First Reading: Jeremiah 31:7-14 
  • Second Reading: Ephesians 1:3-14
  • Gospel: John 1: 1-9,10-18 
You can view our services on our Website or Facebook, anytime. Or ...
You can LISTEN to our service by calling 651-371-5421
THE SPIRIT OF GIVING
2020 General Fund Offering Received
--as of 12/30/2020
Questions: Contact Council Treasurer, Chris Timmons treasurer@SharingChristsLove.org
Year-to-Date
Actuals
$ 170,130.04
Year-to-Date
Budget
$ 155,559.96
Over / (Under) Budgeted Giving
$ 14,570.08
Have you pledged yet? Please take a minute to fill out a pledge card to help the council accurately budget for the coming year. The pledge card includes information on available methods of giving and how to pledge.

  • Click here for the giving letter
  • Click here for the online form

Completed pledge forms may be returned to the church office (dropped in the outside mailbox), mailed to church or you may fill out the online form. Thank you for prayerfully considering St. Paul Lutheran Church in your planned giving for 2021.
SUNDAY SCHOOL


SUNDAY, JANUARY 10



Sunday School will meet, via Zoom, on Sunday, January 10, 2021. Zoom instructions will be emailed to parents next week.

If you have not been receiving emails about Sunday School, and you would like to be included, please email Melissa.

A schedule for the spring Sunday School classes will be sent to parents in the coming weeks. 
Katie and Chris have been working on an updated, larger space for the kids to be able spread out in, learn and be inspired in. Here is a sneak peek of one of the new vinyl inspirational quotes on the walls.

What other changes do you think are coming???
CHURCH BUSINESS
The Call Committee will be conducting second interviews during the month of January with some of the candidates.

We ask that you continue to pray for the Committee and our candidates through this process. That the Holy Spirit move within each of us to help discern the right pastor to lead our congregation into the next chapter.
Aluminum Cans = CASH!
Turn empty cans into cash! Simply bring your empty cans to our convenient drop-off location -- located in the parking lot, facing the road. Make the earth a little cleaner while earning a little extra cash for St. Paul Lutheran!
SUPPORT THE CHURCH WHILE
YOU SHOP!
AmazonSmile is a program that donates 0.5% of your eligible purchases on Amazon to a charity of your choice -- St. Paul Lutheran Church. All you need to do is start your shopping at smile.amazon.com and chose our church. The donation will be made at no extra cost to you. Click here to learn more.
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Please take a look at the schedule and see what you would feel comfortable doing. If you have any questions, please contact the SPLC Covid response team at Safety@sharingchristslove.org 

  • Sign up for bathroom cleaning here
  • Sign up for vacuuming here
  • Sign up for sweeping and mopping here
  • Sign up for emptying garbage and cleaning high touch surfaces such as tables, chairs, doors, light switches, pens, etc. here
NURSES CORNER
We are blessed to have knowledgeable and caring nurses in our congregation!

This week they have words on high cholesterol.

The full article is here.
WEEK-AT-A-GLANCE
Sunday, January 3
9:00 am Online Worship
Sunday, January 10
9:00 am Online Worship
10:00 am Zoom Sunday School