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“Angels Among Us” Ladies Tea

“Angels Among Us” Ladies Tea
Saturday, April 14 – 10:30 a.m.
RLC Fellowship Hall

“Do not neglect to show hospitality to strangers, for thereby some have entertained angels unawares.” Hebrews 13:2

The Fellowship Committee invites the Ladies of Reformation and guests to an Angelic Tea. The Tea will be held on Saturday, April 14 at 10:30 AM in the fellowship hall. We encourage all ladies to bring a guest(s) to have this event serve as an outreach, as well as a time of nurturing of faith for the women of Reformation. A sign-up sheet is located at the back of the sanctuary on the table. Looking forward to seeing you at the Tea.

Indoor Movie Night

Save the date and plan to attend indoor Movie Night.

Date: Saturday, March 17
Time: 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Place: Reformation Lutheran Church
2100 Manor Ridge Drive

Popcorn & drinks will be provided.
All are invited – please bring a friend!

Ladies Tea

Members of the Fellowship Committee transformed the Fellowship Hall into a tearoom, complete with fancy teacups, teapots, and table decorations for a Ladies Tea that was open to women in the congregation and their guests.

The event, which was held in April, began with the story of Anna Maria Russell, Duchess of Bedford, creating the British Afternoon Tea. Storyteller Joan Hollinger then offered an inspirational devotional before teatime and the meal, which included the traditional scones and lemon curd.

Musicians Mimi Bippus and Maria Riggi played background music as everyone arrived and they continued to entertain the group as guests were served. After dessert, Maria played a solo on her violin and the musically talented Susan Null sang a hymn.

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2016 Spring Cleanup

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Members of Tinsae Kristos Evangelical Church combined efforts with Reformation Lutheran Church members on Saturday, April 16 for an outside Spring cleanup day.

The workday involved weeding, pruning, edging, and mulching the existing flowerbeds and trees surrounding the church. The joint venture provided an opportunity for participants from each congregation to interact with each other while focusing on the common goal.

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Easter Egg Hunt

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Immediately following the Worship Service on Easter Sunday, children participated in an egg hunt, which featured the Story of Jesus told in Easter Eggs. While some eggs were filled with candy, an empty egg was a reminder of Jesus empty tomb for He is Risen! Risen indeed!

40 Days for Life

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Reformation Lutheran Church members participated in the local 40 Days for Life for the first time this spring. In addition to displaying pro-life signs to catch the attention of those who passed in cars or on the sidewalk outside the facility, we prayed together and talked with folks about other options before going into Planned Parenthood. We did not step onto Planned Parenthood’s property, but if they approached us to ask questions, we had information available to give them and offered to pray with them or for them.

40 Days for Life is a worldwide pro-life campaign that takes a peaceful approach to showing local communities the consequences of abortion and accomplishes this through prayer, fasting, and constant vigil with the purpose to end abortion. The 40 day approach uses Biblical history where God used 40 day periods to transform individuals, communities, and the entire world — from Noah and the flood, to Moses on the mountain, to the disciples after Christ’s resurrection.

Two campaigns are scheduled each year. One event takes place in the Fall and the other during the season of Lent. Visit 40daysforlife.com for more information.