St. Paul Lutheran School Newsletter

January 7, 2020

TUESDAY, January 7:

-Boys Basketball Practice from 3:30 – 5:30 P.M.

WEDNESDAY, January 8:

– Chapel at 8:35 A.M. with Pastor Dunbar. Our monthly mission for January is Orphan Grain Train “Christmas in July”.

-Girls Basketball Practice from 3:30 – 5:30 P.M.

– Board of Education meeting at 7:00 P.M.

THURSDAY, January 9:

D.A.R.E. classes begins for grades 5 & 6 from 8:30 – 9:15 A.M.

-Home Basketball games vs St. John, Columbus

  • Girls play at 4:30 P.M.
  • Boys play at 5:30 P.M.

FRIDAY, January 10:

SATURDAY January 11:

– The Emmanuel/Faith, York basketball tournament (The Chad Chapman Memorial Tournament). The boys play their games at 8:00 A.M. and 10:30 A.M. The girls will play at 11:45 A.M. and 12:15 P.M.

SUNDAY, January 12:

– The Kindergarten Class will sing at St. Paul’s church service. Please meet in the Kindergarten room at 8:40 A.M. for warm-up before the worship service.

MONDAY, January 13:

– Girls’ and Boys’ Basketball at St. Paul, West Point. Girls “B” at 3:30 P.M., Boys at 4:30P.M. and Girls “A” at 5:30 P.M.

  • We will dismiss the girls at 12:45 P.M. to arrive on time for their first game.
  • The boys will leave by 1:30 P.M. to get to their game on time.

Please plan accordingly.

ADDITION TO CALENDAR: Home basketball games on January 23, 2020, vs St. Paul, Plymouth have been added to our basketball schedule.

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PRAYER MINISTRY

Our Prayer Ministry families for this week are

Wes and Linda Rhodes and their children Wyatt, Layne and Olivia; and Audra Rohweder and her children Alexander and Kim. Please keep these families and our school staff in your prayers this week.

We also pray for missionaries; Robin McCoy in Thailand and Tom and Debi Going in Japan.

We request prayers for Haylea Nicholes and the Lekai family at the sudden death of Haylea’s infant son, James. We grieve now, holding fast to the promise of our Savior that all believers will someday be reunited with Him.

Please continue to keep Mrs. Pam Johansen in your prayers as she had knee surgery in December. We pray for continued recovery for her return to school.

Thank You Parents’ Association and Families for the wonderful Christmas gifts you have shared with our teachers and staff. It is a privilege to care for your children and share the Gospel with them daily, but it is also very nice to be appreciated. Again, thank you!

5-8 Parents – As we start the second half of the year after Christmas, many of my art students need their markers re-supplied. Please ask about their crayons and black sharpie pens and other supplies as well. Thank you, Mrs. B

Orphan Grain Train – St. Paul School will be collecting items for the Orphan Grain Train “Christmas in July” as our mission for the month of January. We will collect supplies and pack the boxes (goal of 30 plus boxes) at the beginning of February so that they can be delivered to Orphan Grain Train. OGT will then distribute these gift boxes world wide. Please consider making a donation of any of the following to this project:

The following items are to be placed in the box age and gender appropriate. No additions, deletions, or substitutions. Do not add money, photos, or personal notes. Coloring book, Crayons (24 count box), Plastic or rubber ball (tennis ball is okay), Stuffed animal (Beanie Baby size – Beanie Baby is okay), 1 toy per box – Doll for girls age 2 – 7, Wheeled toy for boys age 2 – 7(no combat vehicles),1 jump rope, 1 lip balm (non-liquid), 1 hair clip or bow for girls age 8 – 12, Deflated soccer ball and small pump for boys age 8 – 12, New toothbrush – in package, 1 pair new socks, non packaged (gender and age appropriate), 1 pair new underwear, non packaged (gender and age appropriate), 1 T-shirt gender and age appropriate (nonmilitary; non offensive), Stickers (age appropriate – non offensive)

Printed Christmas message provided by Orphan Grain Train.