St. Matthew Lutheran Church
A Congregation of the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod
211 E. Hinman Street
P.O. Box 469 
Mancelona, Michigan  49659
Church Office: 231-587-8442
Church Email: stmatthewmancelona@gmail.com
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April 2019

Last Wednesday Lenten Potluck and Service
April 10th will be the last of the potluck meals and Wednesday worship services during Lent. Please see the schedule of services for Holy Week and Easter on our homepage.

Easter Food Baskets
Our goal is to prepare 15 Easter meal baskets for area families. The names of families have been provided by the Mancelona Food Pantry. Please bring non-perishable food items and place in the box in the fellowship hall by April 14th. Cash donations are welcomed to purchase perishable items. Please see the poster at the back of the fellowship hall for more information. Thank you!

Easter Brunch
The altar guild will be hosting an Easter brunch after worship on April 21st. Ham, dinner rolls, and drinks will be provided. Please bring a dish to pass to help fill out the sides and desserts and will have a great meal to share!

Coins for Christ
The coins put into the offering plate helps our St. Matthew Scholarship Fund.

Altar Duty         Date                      Elder on Duty                       
Edith                    April 14                    Rick
All                        April 21                    Don
Marg                    April 28                    Roger

Birthdays
Alext Fleet - April 3
Betty Sell - April 9
Tyler Welch - April 15
William Herrst - April 15
Gretchen Heegeman - April 19
Shirley Whipple - April 27

Anniversaries
Richard & Edith Plumb - April 1
Adam & Alisha VanderLoop - April 4
Brian & Danielle O'Dell - April 13