9393 Church Road
Grosse Ile, MI 48138
Office: 734-675-0005
Reverend Duane Schafer, Guest Pastor
Office Hours: 9 am-noon M, W, F
For other days or hours, call: 734-692-0949
We need and want YOU at worship!
WORSHIP SERVICES-Attendance limited to 40
Sign up for the service you plan
to attend by:
  • SignUpGenius form sent to your email, OR
  • Call the office (675-0005); M, W, F, 9 am-noon, OR
  • Call 734-692-0949 at other times
The Thursday service will begin at 7 pm.
The Sunday service will begin at 10 am.
Covid Protocols in Place for Services
  • Exterior doors open to prevent touching handles
  • Masks must be worn (masks available if you need one)
  • Each person sanitizes own hands before entering sanctuary
  • Maintain social-distancing
  • No nursery or Sunday School at this time
  • Children remain with families during Children's Sermon
  • No Passing of the Peace, Noisy Offering, or Passing Offering Plate
  • No singing at this time
  • Communion host offered by tongs into open hands
  • Order of Worship on screens (no bulletins)
  • Leave church immediately after the service
  • Chairs and high-touch areas sanitized after each service
THANKS TO THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS FOR HELPING
TO KEEP THE BUILDING
CLEAN FOR SERVICES,
THE GROUNDS TENDED, AND THE NEWSLETTERS COMING:

ALAINA GARTNER
ANNA GARTNER
NANCY GRAVER
JEFF KLINE
JOHN LANDIS
LINDA LANDIS
LINDA MATTHEWS
TIM PERRY
BETTY RUCK
GAYLE WITHEY
Hear the Word!
Past and current sermons
available online at
www.stthomasgi.com
Details to follow!
REMEMBER . . .

The sanctuary at St. Thomas is open on
Wednesday mornings, 9 am to noon.

Please feel free to stop in for prayer, reflection or meditation!
Thank you for mailing your offering or going online at www.stthomasgi.com/giving
SIGN-UP COMMUNION
If you are unable to attend worship services,
but would like communion brought to you
and offered by a church member,
please call the office, 734-675-0005
during office hours, M, W, F, 9 am -noon.
After-hours, call 7345-692-0949
Bringing It Home: Faith Practices for Real Life

FAITH PRACTICES
you can do
at home, alone or with those who live in your house.


Stay connected
to and involved in St.Thomas!


Website: www.stthomasgi.com
Facebook: stthomaslutheranchurch
Happy Birthday!


Celebrating this week . . .

Beau Beidelschies, October 7

If you want to send a personal note or a card, contact (office@stthomasgi.com)
Please contact (office@stthomasgi.com) with any omissions or corrections.
Quilters
Date Change
Next week ONLY
Tuesday, Oct. 12
9:30 am
FELLOWSHIP HALL
ALL are welcome!
Thrivent Choice

The Thrivent Choice® program encourages benefit members to recommend where Thrivent Financial distributes an amount of its charitable grant funds. Thrivent members make this recommendation by directing Choice Dollars to enrolled nonprofit organizations, including churches.

Visit Thrivent.com for details.
MEDICAL SUPPLIES NEEDED!
NEXT PICKUP IS OCT. 15!
Al Skrocki continues to lead the collection of medical supplies and equipment for worldwide relief.

If you have questions about items needed or want to drop off at the church,
Contact Lisa Perry (734-692-0949).
COMMUNITY EVENTS
Youth Nights
Women's Lunch Group
Men's Lunch Group
COUNCIL MEMBERS
Bill Stevenson - President
Brian Long - Vice President
Kent Kujala - Treasurer
Becky Arndt
Ben Fogt
Linda Hinzmann
Christine Riley
Betty Ruck
Jim Schiesel
Ethan Bammer - Youth Rep.
Alaina Gartner - Youth Rep.
council@stthomasgi.com
If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to reach out to a council member or to Pastor Heather.
In Our Thoughts and Prayers
Pastor Heather
Joan Hoffmeyer
Tamara Howes
Denise Keeler
The Lucidi Family
Bob Malone
Gayle Mitchell's Family
Maryellen Nelson
Family of Fred Parrill
JoAnn Schwenk
I'm so glad to live in a world where there are Octobers. L.M. Montgomery