Week of January 31, 2022
9393 Church Road
Grosse Ile, MI 48138
Office Hours: 9am-noon T, W, R
Office: 734-675-0005
After-hours, call: 734-692-0949
Chaplain and Office Hours: 10:30 am-1:30 pm M,T, W
Chaplains' Email: minister@stthomasgi.com
Chaplain Daniel's Cell: 734-897-7419
Adult In-Person Bible Study -
Monday, January 31 @ Noon
Fellowship Hall

Adult Bible Study on Zoom -
https://zoom.us/j/99964198457
Meeting ID: 999 6419 8457
Wednesday, February 2 @ 7 pm

Ladies' Monthly Lunch -
Ramsey's, W. Jefferson in Trenton
Wednesday, February 9 @ noon

Men's Monthly Lunch -
Sully's, Macomb St. on G.I.
Thursday, February 10 @ noon

Thrivent Informational Lunch -
Sunday, February 13
following worship service
St. Thomas Lutheran Church
WORSHIP SERVICES THIS WEEK
Chaplains Amelia and Daniel Collins and Baby Andy


Thursday, Febuary 3 @ 7 pm
(casual, no music)



Sunday, February 6 @ 10 am
(blend of traditional and contemporary)
Sunday School for children ages 4 - 10
During worship service

Thank you to the loyal members who attended the annual congregational meeting!
We appreciate the people who stayed or came in for the annual congregational meeting on Sunday.
IMPORTANT POINTS APPROVED:
  • 2020 ANNUAL REPORT
  • 2021 ANNUAL REPORT
  • 2021 BUDGET
  • PAT HARTIG JOINING CURRENT COUNCIL
  • BETTY RUCK EXTENDING TO 2024 COUNCIL
Thrivent Luncheon
Sunday, February 13
Following Worship Service
A representative from Thrivent Financial for Lutherans will be hosting a luncheon following the Sunday worship service on February 13th.
Various Thrivent plans and benefits will be shared at this luncheon. Thrivent helps its members as well as the church as a whole. Please attend to find out more about Simply Giving, Choice Dollars and more.
IT'S
BEEN
NOTED!
Thank you for your generous donations to the Food Pantry!
St.Thomas ❤ CARES ❤
Ask how you can help! Call Cheryl Shelton at 734-626-3408
We appreciate
you bringing your offering to services,
mailing it or
going online at www.stthomasgi.com/giving.
Thanks SO much!
SIGN-UP COMMUNION
If you would like to have communion with
Chaplain Daniel or Chaplain Amelia
in the pastor's office or brought to you
and offered by a church member,
please call the church during office hours,
M, T, W 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 . . .
Corey Bammer, January 31
Aaron Bickel, February 3
Sonny Ouellette, February 6
Cheryl Shelton, February 6
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

We make knotted quilts;
no sewing experience
is needed!

Each Monday morning
@ 9:30!
MEDICAL SUPPLIES NEEDED!
St. Thomas had a massive pick-up of medical supplies and equipment last week.
Thanks to all who donated!

If you have questions about items needed or want to drop off at the church,
Contact -734-692-0949.
to the
COMMUNITY
  • 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
Ben Fogt - President
Jim Schiesel - Vice President
Kent Kujala - Treasurer
Becky Arndt
Sal Finazzo
Christine Riley
Betty Ruck
Matt Shelton
Camden Finazzo - Youth Rep.
council@stthomasgi.com
If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to reach out to a council member.
In Our Thoughts and Prayers
Ryan Brozek
Laura Chamlee
Rev. Sean Ewbank
Carol Figi
Amy Hammond
The Hinzmann Family
Tamara Howes
Denise Keeler
Marjorie Lockhart
Cindy Thompson
Take me deep into the wintry woods where hope glitters freshly worn. Angie Weiland-Crosby