Our Mission and Purpose: As a community of women created in the image of God, called to discipleship in Jesus Christ, and empowered by the Holy Spirit, we commit ourselves to grow in faith, affirm our gifts, support one another in our callings, engage in ministry and action, and promote healing and wholeness in the church, the society, and the world.

 
 

Bible Study Circle Groups

JOY 10:30 am 2nd WED – Mary Packer 732-5627  (Joy Circle does not meet in June & July)
KINDNESS 7:00 pm 2nd MON – Jo Judson 699-3204
PATIENCE 4:00 pm 3rd THUR – Dot Meyer 255-4853
PEACE 1:00 pm 2nd TUE – Rachel Aanenson 252-8062
PRAYER SHAWL 10:00 am 2nd SAT – Marilyn Klettenberg 237-2888

 

Calvary Lutheran’s WELCA Board: If you would like to join us, please contact a Circle or a Board Member. Board Members are Dorothy Meyer, Rachel Aanenson, Sara Forsberg, Marleen Seach, Jo Ashmore, Mary Packer, Jan Kehr, Audrey Carlson, Candy Bugge, and Kathy Toomey.

 
 
 

August Bible Study In The Park

Tuesday, August 21st 9:00 AM-1:00 PM

Worship & Song Leader: Jo Judson
Gather Bible Study Leader: Kathy Toomey
Sign up sheet across from office.
$10.00 for Box Lunch to be collected that day.
All are welcome!
 
 

SAVE THE DATE!

31st Northwest MN Synodical

Women’s Organization Annual Convention

Friday, September 14th & Saturday, September 15th

Trinity Lutheran Church in Detroit Lakes.
The theme is “Hospitality”.

 
     Our
 Annual
 SWO
 Convention
 will
 be
 held
 Friday,
 September
14th
& Saturday, September 15th
at
Trinity
Lutheran
Church
in
Detroit
Lakes.

The
 ladies
from
First
Lutheran
and
Grace
in
Detroit
Lakes
are
co‐hosting
 the
convention.

Our
theme
is
 Hospitality
 and
our
theme
verse
is
 Hebrews
13:2.

Do
not
neglect
to
show
hospitality
to
strangers,
for
by
 doing
that
some
have
entertained
angels
without
knowing
it.

Sally
 Hanson,
from
Long
Prairie
is
our
keynote
speaker
and
she
will
tell
 about
hospitality
as
it
relates
to
her
life.

Pastor
Laurie
Natwick
will
 again
lead
our
Bible
Study
on
Saturday
morning.


     Breakout
sessions
 include,
Amber
Kraftnick,
presenting
a
session
on
“Bible
Crafting”
Jean

 Raines
and
Hailey
Coffield’s
session
will
be
on
a
Synod
program
called
 “Mission
 Interpreters”.
 
 Mary
 Jo
 Mettler
 will
 be
 with
 us
 and
 presenting
on
the
dedication
of
the
solar
array
at
the
Phebe
Hospital
 in
Liberia
and
the
next
solar
project
“Current
for
Curran”
at
the
Lutheran
 Hospital
 in
 Curran,
 Liberia.
 
 There
 will
 be
 a
 leadership
 training
session
led
by
our
Vice
President
Bonnie
Wagner,
Treasurer,
 Roxanne
Goulet
and
our
church
wide
representative
Freddie
Jordan.


     This
year
for
our
in
kind
offering,
you
will
have
the
opportunity
to
 provide
fleece
for
our
two
outdoor
camps,
Luther
Crest
and
Pathways
 for
their
campers
to
make
fleece
blankets.

Our
other
in
kind
offering
 will
provide
specific
items
to
go
into
the
gift
bags
for
the
Lutheran
 Campus
Ministries.

All
the
information
for
the
upcoming
convention
 will
be
coming
out
after
July
1st,
either
electronically
or
by
mail.

There
 will
be
bandage
rolling
for
you
to
take
part
in
and
putting
together
gift
 bags
for
Lutheran
Campus
Ministries,
in
Moorhead
and
Bemidji.
 
 
 

Quilter’s Corner –  August 2018

 
August Quilting Dates 9:00 Monday, August 13th & 20th in the Fellowship
Hall 
 
Mission quilting: “Tied in faith, sent in hope, wrapped in love.”
 

 

Prayer Shawl Knitters

We are a Bible Study group that likes to knit prayer shawls for those needing comfort.  We meet at various homes on the 2nd Saturday of each month.  
If you are interested in joining, contact Marilyn Klettenberg 732-9043.
 
 

Personal Care Kits Items

Thank you for your generous donations!

Newborn Kits  

Donations of the following items are needed: Starred items are especially needed. All items may be new or gently used.
 
* Bath Towel – 48” to 52” length – smaller towels are preferred; *Washcloth; *Bath Size Ivory Soap in original packaging; *Cotton T Shirt – Newborn to 6-month size; *Receiving Blanket – approximately 30” x 30”; 2 Cloth Diapers; Newborn Stocking cap – newborn’s head has approximately a 14” circumference; 2 diaper pins – not necessary if diapers have self closure system.
 
Drop bucket across from office.