We Give Ourselves Away in Generosity and Service
as apostles, sent by Jesus to be the good news in the world.
Top 10 Serving Opportunities for May
1. Give the gift of life!
Blood Drive | Mobile Blood Bus | May 5 | 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Come stop by and give blood on the mobile blood bus parked outside of the Blanton building. Register to donate here.
2. Share Jesus’ love with a child with special needs.
Kids’ Pals | Sundays | 9:45 a.m. | Once per month
Our special needs ministry called Kids’ Pals is looking for volunteers to join a care team. As part of a care team, you will be paired with one child and assist this child with participating in the Sunday School lesson, music and crafts. The time commitment is one Sunday per month. Contact Lori Fahrbach.
3. Thank a teacher!
Gratitude for Teachers Saturday Serve | Fellowship Hall | May 11 | 9:30-11:30 a.m.
In keeping with our year of gratitude, help us make treats to thank the teachers at our partner schools! We want to show them our gratitude for the past year and encourage them to finish the year out strong. Child care is available here. Contact Madeline Beem.
4. Sugar = Love
Gratitude for Teachers | Candy Donations | Now through May 11
Donate candy for the Gratitude for Teachers Saturday Serve. Candy can be purchased and dropped off at the Welcome Desk in the Gathering Room.
5. 3, 2, 1…blast off!
Be a part of the planning committee for Man on the Moon: St. Luke’s Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Lunar Landing. A family-friendly event is being planned for the evening of Sunday, July 14. A planning committee meeting will be held on May 7 at noon. Contact Mary Schuler.
6. Take worship beyond the walls.
Camera Operator | 8:30 or 8:45 service | Once per month
People from all over our community and the country worship with us each Sunday through livestream and television broadcasts. You can help us share the gospel by volunteering with our Media Team. No previous experience is required, just a willing heart! Contact John Manigold.
7. Company’s coming!
Sunday Fellowship Hospitality | Sunday | 7:30-8:15 a.m. or 12:00-12:45 p.m.| Once per month
Help us roll out the red carpet for our Sunday morning guests as we prepare for the weekly After-Church Fellowship. Tasks include setting up or taking down coffee and refreshments, sprucing up the Gathering Room, and more. Contact Alice King.
8. Help us prepare for worship behind-the-scenes.
Altar Guild | Sunday mornings | as available
Prepare communion elements for 8:30 traditional worship OR noon communion in the Chapel and for occasional special services. New members are needed and always welcomed! Contact Nancy Walker.
9. Make Confirmation Sunday special for our 8th graders and their families!
Service and Reception Prep | Sunday, May 19 | 2-6 p.m.
We are excited for our newest Confirmation Class to be recognized and celebrated on May 19th. We would love your help preparing for the service and setting up for the reception. Contact Savannah Burch.
10. Vacation Bible School is on the horizon…
To Mars and Beyond: VBS 2019 | June 10-14 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
VBS is next month, but we’re preparing now! Each year, St. Luke’s welcomes 100s of children and teen helpers to VBS. It’s an opportunity for children to experience God’s love, make friends, and make an impact in the world. Register a child and sign up to volunteer here.