Week of May 30, 2022

9393 Church Road
Grosse Ile, MI 48138
Office Hours: 9 am-noon T, W, R
Office: 734-675-0005
Quilters -
not meeting this week

Bible Study -
not meeting this week

Ladies' Monthly Lunch -
Wednesday, June 8 @ noon
Ramsey's, W. Jefferson in Trenton

Men's Monthly Lunch -
Thursday, June 9 @ noon
Sully's, Macomb St. on G.I.
St. Thomas
Lutheran Church
Pastor Sean Myers

will be conducting
worship services
for us again this week.

WORSHIP SERVICES
THIS WEEK

Thursday, June 2 @ 7 pm
(casual, no music)



Sunday, June 5 @ 10 am
(blend of traditional and contemporary)



Sunday School for children ages 4 - 10
during worship service
Join Bishop Don Kreiss
Southeast Michigan Synod
on a
Pilgrimage to the
Holy Land
October 18-28, 2022 
Walk the Via Dolorosa, sail on the Sea of Galilee, float in the Dead Sea,
pray at the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem
and the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in Jerusalem.
(Optional extension to Jordan, including a visit to Petra.)

Presented by Pastor Paul Walters & Good Shepherd Travel. 

Want to know more about this opportunity?

Questions and RSVP to Pr. Paul Walters: paulewalters@gmail.com
THANK
YOU
for your generous donations
to the Food Pantry!
Our very own Sandi Loso
collects the donated food at St. Thomas
and gets it over to Sacred Heart!
St.Thomas ❤ CARES ❤
Ask how you can help! Call the office at 734-675-0005
Thanks SO much!
We appreciate you bringing
your offering to services,
mailing it or going online at www.stthomasgi.com/giving.
SIGN-UP COMMUNION
If you would like to have communion brought to you and offered by a church member,
please call the church during office hours,
 T, W, R 10:30 am - 1:30 pm.


Stay connected to
and involved in
St.Thomas!

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

Celebrating this week . . .
Grace Ballantyne, May 31
Erika Kwan, June 2
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.
Celebrating this week:

Gayle and Ron Mitchell, May 31

Andrea and Dan Kujala, June 3
Quilters

We make knotted quilts;
no sewing experience
is needed!

Each Monday morning
@ 9:30!
(Not meeting on Memorial Day)
FINANCIAL
Contact our representatives,
Danielle or Nicholas Kerns
danielle.kerns@thrivent.com
734-366-2442
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!
St. Thomas continues to assist in 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 -734-692-0949.
MEDICAL SUPPLIES
Dressings, rolled bandages, tape
IV kits, tubing
Syringes
Liquids – any IV solutions as long as they are good-date
Colostomy/ostomy supplies
Bedpans, urinals
Adult diapers, blue pads (full packages, or cases only)
Liquid nutrition (Ensure, Boost, Jevity, etc.)
- must have 6 months left before expiration

PRESCRIPTIONS
No narcotics
Not expired, good-dated
Bottles still sealed, not opened
Partial bottles not accepted
Unopened, sealed, good-dated dr. samples
MEDICAL EQUIPMENT 
(Gently used and clean)
Hospital beds
Wheelchairs – manual
Shower chairs
Walkers
Canes
Crutches
Commodes

PERSONAL HYGIENE ITEMS
Shampoo
Soap
Deodorant
Bath towels (new or used) 
Wash cloths (new or used)
Bed sheets (flat, contour – new or used)
Giving BACK
  • Eyeglasses (basket inside St. Thomas)
  • Bedsheets for Quilters (bin inside St. Thomas)
  • Diaper Drive (St. Thomas or monetary donations)
  • Blood/Plasma Donations (check the Red Cross website for dates and locations)
  • Clothing Drop-Off (bins at Sacred Heart and Dry Cleaners)
  • Food Pantry (bin at St. Thomas-particularly cleaning and paper products, nonperishables, snacks needed)
  • Bottle/Can Collections (T.A.I.L.S. and G.I. Animal Shelter)
COUNCIL MEMBERS
Art Wahl - President
Sandi Loso - Vice President
Kent Kujula - Treasurer
Nancy Graver - Secretary
Justine Brozek
Wendy Brozek
Salvo Finazzo
Anna Gartner
Erika Kwan
David Patterson
Paula Riley
TBA- Youth Representative
council@stthomasgi.com
If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to reach out to a council member.
Mutual Ministry
will not be formed
until a new pastor
is called to St. Thomas.
In Our Thoughts and Prayers
Ryan Brozek
Laura Chamlee
Carol Figi
Lynn Henderson
Tamara Howes
Denise Keeler
Marjorie Lockhart
Sandi Loso
George Thompson
Learn character from trees, values from roots and change from leaves. Tasneem Hameed