News & Events

Please visit the Calendar page for a full listing of events!

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Volunteers are needed during the Heart Gallery Exhibits on 10/19 & 10/20 from 4PM – 9PM and 10/21 from 10AM – 2PM.

Volunteers are also needed weekdays 12PM – 1PM so we can keep our wonderful church open to the public! If interested in helping with either event, please sign up on the sheets in the Narthex.

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The Spirit Newsletter

The newsletter was mailed last week to all members who did not pick one up at church after worship.

View The Spirit Newsletter – 2017-09 Online

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St. Paul’s Choir Rehearsal Change

St. Paul’s Choir Rehearsal has been changed to Sunday mornings after worship in the Balcony.

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Children’s Hospital of Toledo Christmas Drive

Teddy bears can be brought to church on Sundays and we will give them to Dan Kolhoff to add to his collection for the Children’s Hospital of Toledo Christmas drive.

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Sacred Threads Fiber Art Exhibit 

WHEN: 
Thursday Oct 19 4-9pm 
Friday Oct 20 4-9pm 
Saturday Oct 21 10-2pm

WHERE: 
HeART Gallery
St. Paul’s Lutheran Church
428 N. Erie St
Toledo, OH 43604

*Free parking is available in the Kwik Park lot beside the church. Enter through the side door accesible from the parking lot. Wheelchair ramp is through the first door on the right and leads directly to the elevator. Take the elevator up 1 floor turn left and enter the Gallery.

WHAT:
You are invited to view a unique exhibit of 40 art quilts based on themes of joy, spirituality, grief, healing, and peace. Art pieces are accompanied by a story describing the inspiration that guided each artist in their creative process. The artwork themes provide healing and encouragement to grief and human hardships.

Additionally, guests can participate by completing a quilt for the Lutheran World Relief Refugee project. Quilts made by local Lutheran churches will be displayed and tagged to identify the areas around the world where quilts are sent to help in crisis situations.

Refreshments will be served.

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Congregation Council Meeting

October’s Council meeting is Tuesday, 10/17 at 5:30 PM in the Social Room.

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Working Groups Meeting 

There will be a working groups meeting on 10/18 directly after service in the Social Room.

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Reformation 500 Crawl
Saturday, 10/21

  • Hope Lutheran: 10 AM, 11:30 AM & 1 PM
  • Toledo Museum of Art
  • Black Cloister: 10 AM, 11:30 AM & 1 PM
  • Lutheran Orphans and Old Folks Home Archives, Seaman & Wheeling Sts.

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Working Groups Meeting

There will be a brief Working Groups Meeting after service on 10/22 to prioritize top 5 goals for each group. These goals will be factored into the 2018 budget.

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Lunch Bunch

Lunch Bunch will be at Spaghetti Warehouse, 42 S Superior St, Toledo, OH 43604, on Sunday, 10/22 at noon. Please contact coordinator Karen Rydman with questions, 419-754-6196.

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Arts Committee Meeting

October’s Arts Committee meeting is Thursday, 10/26 at 10 AM in the HeART Gallery.

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First Thursdays – Culture At the Crossroads

Guest Speaker Dr Johnathon Ross presents “An Improved Medicare For All”.
Enjoy a light lunch and good conversation!

When: 11/2 – 12PM – 1:15PM

Location: 
St. Paul’s Lutheran Church’s Social Room
428 N Erie St
Toledo, OH 43604

*Parking available in the Kwik Park lot next to the church. Enter through the church’s side door accessible from the parking lot.

RSVP to FirstThursdayToledo@gmail.com by 10/26.

Cost: $15 per person. Cash or checks payable to John Blaser with “First Thursday” in the memo line.

Brought to you by the Association of U.S. Catholic Priests Toledo Social Chapter, Social Justice Subcommittee and St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in downtown Toledo.

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All Saints Day

All Saints Day will be observed 11/5 during worship. Names of anyone you would like include during service can be written on the sheets provided on the table in the Narthex and returned to the office by 10/30. We appreciate your help assembling this list because our records are incomplete due to computer software issues.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Altar Flowers

10/1 ALTAR:  In appreciation to Freda for her commitment to worship and contributions in all areas. Donate Diane Pauken Paid
10/8

 

 

ALTAR: In Honor of all the disaster responders for flood and fires.

CHANCEL: In Memory of Pinky Fischhaber from her family.

Take

 

Take

Paula Hiett

Sherri Fischhaber

Paid

 

 

10/15

 

 

 

ALTAR: In Memory of Henry R & Katherine Rumpf & Louis C.A. & Sofia Henkel by their granddaughter Mary on her birthday.

CHANCEL: In Memory of Norma Caris on the anniversary of her passing.

Donate

 

Donate

Mary

 

Charles Caris Jr

Paid

 

Paid

10/22 ALTAR: In Memory of Helen Pauken from her daughter, Diane. Take Diane Pauken Paid
10/29 ALTAR:  In Honor of Cy Schumann’s Birthday given Anne & Dave.

CHANCEL: In Memory of Adam Hasecke given by the Nicoll’s Family

Take

 

 

Anne Schuman

 

 

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Anniversaries

10/8 – Thomas & Carol Westgate

10/12 – Michelle & Rich Faylor

10/19 – Marv & Renee Caris

10/28 – Becky & Oscar Abitua

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Birthdays

10/1 – Keith Christ

10/1 – Jackie Druckemiller

10/1 – Jack Spratt

10/7 – Randy Hutchinson

10/11 – Ruth Barker

10/18 – Nancy Atkins

10/18 – Diane Pauken

10/23 – Omajean Roper    

10/26 – Pete Bowmer

10/28 – Helen Oberle

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Ammended Congregational Constitution Available

There are copies of the amended congregational council constitution on the table in the Narthex. If any member would like a copy, please contact the office and one can be mailed or emailed to you.

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2017 Altar Flower Calendar

If you would like to order Altar Flowers or Chancel Flowers for a special date, please complete the Altar Flower Order form located on the church Narthex table and place it in the offering plate or mail it to the church office. Available dates to purchase Altar Flowers are: 11/12 & 12/17. 

If you would like to purchase an additional bouquet, Chancel Flowers, the following dates are not available: 10/8, 10/15, 10/29, 12/10 & 12/17. All other dates are available.

Altar Flowers: $25 for 2 bouquets

Chancel Flowers: $15 for 1 bouquet

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Glenwood Lutheran Church Giving Store Needs

The Giving Store needs donations of soap, deodorant, toilet paper, toothpaste and toothbrushes. Please call the Giving Store Coordinator at 419-255-0886, Mon-Thu 9AM – 1PM, for more information.

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Jazz Worship

The First Sunday of EVERY month at 10 AM.

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Altar Guild Schedule 2017

October          Becky Abitua

November      Cindy Rockwell & Linda Price

December      Freda Lang

*If any changes need made to this schedule, please contact Becky Abitua.

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Communion Assistants Schedule 2017

 

10/1 – Jan Montrie, Mary Fetzer & Sharon Kohler

10/8 – Mary Laws, Jill Calcamuggio & Dave Price

10/15 – Jan Vogelpohl, Becky Abitua & Jill Calcamuggio

10/22 – Mary Fetzer, Sharon Kohler & Mary Laws

10/29 – Jan Montrie, Dave Price & Jan Vogelpohl

 

11/4 – Becky Abitua, Jill Calcamuggio & Mary Fetzer

11/11 – Sharon Kohler, Mary Laws & Jan Montrie

11/18 – Dave Price, Jan Vogelpohl & Becky Abitua

11/25 – Jill Calcamuggio, Mary Fetzer & Sharon Kohler

 

12/3 – Mary Laws, Jan Montrie & Dave Price

12/10 – Jan Vogelpohl, Becky Abitua & Jill Calcamuggio

12/17 – Mary Fetzer, Sharon Kohler & Mary Laws

12/24 – Jan Montrie, Dave Price & Jan Vogelpohl

12/31 – Becky Abitua, Jill Calcamuggio & Mary Fetzer

 

*If any changes need made to this schedule, please contact Chuck Atkins.

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Lectionary Readers Schedule 2017

 

10/1 – Cindy Rockwell

10/8 – Judy Kolhoff

10/15 – Ruth Barker

10/22 – Cindy Rockwell 

10/29 – Jill Calcamuggio

*If any changes need made to this schedule, please contact Anne Schumann.