Where We Need Your Help

Nomination Forms   Nomination forms for Congregation Council and various committees are printed on the back of the Looking Ahead flyer. Fill out the form to place names of candidates for consideration and put it in the red basket on the table in the lobby. Action will be taken on these nominations at the annual congregation meeting on Sunday, November 12.

Director for Children’s Christmas Play Needed   We are in need of a director for the Children’s Christmas play. A play will need to be picked and rehearsal will need to start soon, so please let the church office know ASAP if you are interested.

Highway Cleanup   We would like to do a highway cleanup during the month of October. Our portion of the highway, from Dollar General to Kepple’s Corners, is divided into three sections. Recruit a couple of people, and sign up for a section on the board. Bags, gloves, and orange vests will be provided here at the church.

Hurricane Financial Help   If you wish to help out with the relief effort for hurricane Harvey and Irma victims, you can do so through the offering by using one of the yellow envelopes and marking it “Hurricane Relief.” Your gift will be sent to Lutheran Disaster Relief. There is also information on the back of the Looking Ahead flyer.

Bundle Up Butler   The Center for Community Resources in Butler is once again collecting gently used children’s and adult winter coats for the Bundle Up Butler program. Today is the last day to collect coats.

Trucks to Sunnyview – Tuesday   Two trucks are needed this Tuesday, October 3, at 8:00 a.m. to pick up food at Sunnyview for the Food Cupboard. We also need people to help unload the trucks from Sunnyview at the Food Cupboard at 8:20 a.m. Please sign up on the board in the narthex if you can help.

Pine Haven Worship – Next Sunday   Pine Haven Worship will take place next Sunday, October 8. Meet here at the church at 12:40, or show up at Pine Haven at 1:00. Come and join us. Sign up on the board in the narthex.

Food Cupboard Help – October 18   Help is needed at the Food Cupboard on Wednesday, October 18, at 10:00 a.m. to unload the Pitt truck and set up. There is a sign-up on the board in the narthex.

Halloween Party Help – October 29   Help is needed for the Halloween party on Sunday, October 29. The party begins at 2:30 p.m. in Fellowship Hall. Show up at noon to help decorate. Help is also needed to run the games. Sign up on the board in the narthex.

Volunteers for BALM Reformation Worship Needed – Nov. 1   Butler Area Lutheran Ministries will have a Reformation worship on Wednesday, November 1, at 7:00 p.m. at First English Lutheran Church in Butler. They are in need of choir members, an organist, lector, usher and greeter from Holy Trinity. If you would like to participate, please sign up on the board in the narthex.

Prayer Chain Reorganizing   If you would like to be a part of the prayer chain, please sign your name on the board in the narthex. We also need one or two individuals who can serve as prayer chain leaders. A prayer chain leader will receive calls to begin prayers for an individual that is in need of prayer. If you would like to be a prayer chain leader, please note that next to your name on the sign-up sheet.

Greeters Needed for Worship   Greeters are needed for both the 8:30 and 11:00 worship services. Please consider greeting your church family as they gather for worship. A reminder will be mailed to you the week before you are scheduled to greet. Sign up on the board in the narthex.

Lectors for Worship   Lectors are needed for several weeks during the coming months. Please sign up on the board in the lobby. A copy of the readings will be sent to you early in the week before you are scheduled to be a lector.

                                                                                                             OTHER ITEMS
50+ Wedding Anniversaries   Needed We will recognize members with a 50+ wedding anniversary in the bulletin and also in the Prayers of the Church. If you are celebrating 50+ years of marriage, please let the church office know. We will keep a list once we receive your information.

Cookbooks for Sale   Cookbooks are still being sold. The cost of the cookbook is $10. All profits from the cookbook sale will be donated to the Petroleum Valley Food Cupboard and World Hunger. See Pat, Esther, or Laura to purchase a cookbook.

Have You Moved?   If your address, telephone number, or e-mail has changed, please let the church office know so our records can be updated.