September is the month of Our Lady of Sorrows. Join us in celebrating many special feast days in September: (9/4) Canonization of Mother Teresa of Calcutta (I am thankful to be able to be present @ the Vatican ceremony this date), (9/8) Birth of our Blessed Virgin Mary; (9/23) St. Padre Pio of Pietrelcina (present there also on his feast day, then to San Giovanni Rotondo), (9/24) Our Lady of Mercy, (9/27) St. Vincent de Paul, (9/29) Saints Michael, Gabriel & Raphael, Archangels (present @ St. Michael’s Cave on his feast day). Delicious autumn is near. Join us in special prayers of celebration honoring both our new Saint Mother Teresa of Calcutta and St. Padre Pio in beautiful September.
May we respectfully request that you continue your active support of our monthly Padre Pio Prayer Group gatherings by inserting the following invitation in your parish bulletin: “Humility and purity are the wings which carry us to God and make us almost divine.” ~ St. Padre Pio. Mark your calendars now for our next Padre Pio Prayer Group ‘Movie’ Day, Thursday, October 13, 2016 (Feast of Our Lady of Fatima, who healed St. Padre Pio), 1-3 and 7-9 p.m., Christ the King Parish Meeting Room, flyer forthcoming. Join our Padre Pio Prayer Group (PPPG-CK) each 2nd Saturday (September 10, 2016) monthly for the 8 AM Mass, Rosary, Discussion, and Adoration @ Christ the King Church, 4100 Harvest Lane, Toledo, OH 43623. Access ‘www.pppg.org‘ for info. Contact Magdalena Skiles (419-356-4208) or email: email@example.com.
The Flanders Road Church of Christ, 5130 Flanders Road, Toledo, OH 43623, will be hosting a clothing giveaway on Saturday, September 17th from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. There will be clothing for men, women and children.
Everyone is welcome.
Because of the current vacancy in our Pastoral office, Zion Lutheran Church 8307 Memorial Hwy. Ottawa Lake, Mi. has invited three Pastoral candidates to come to Zion to preach a sermon and meet our congregation.
The schedule is as follows:
July 17, 2016
August 7, 2016 (This date is still waiting for confirmation)
August 21, 2016
We will have a gathering after each 9:30 am. Worship Service to give the members as well as the visiting pastor a chance to meet each other and answer any questions.
Please join us to listen and welcome each candidate for Zion.
Call 419-856-2921 for information
ZION LUTHERAN CHURCH ANNUAL ICE CREAM SOCIAL
Zion Lutheran Church 8307 Memorial Hwy. (Old US 223) Ottawa Lake Michigan Is having our annual Ice Cream Social on Sunday JULY 31, 2016 from 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm. Ice Cream with toppings will be served and chicken sandwiches, hot dogs, chips, lemonade and iced tea. Cost is by Donation. Sponsored by the Altar Guild.
Faith Community United Church of Christ is holding our Annual Spring Rummage Sale on Thursday and Friday, May 5 and 6, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the church, 1126 Anderson Avenue, Maumee, Ohio. No stairs. Check it out and you will no doubt find some treasures. We have a huge selection of household items, electronics, clothing, books, bedding, etc. On Friday, everything will be half price. Both days we will be selling 50/50 raffle tickets. You need not be present to win.