Salem Lutheran Church, Mahtowa · Home of the Holy Hootenanners
Mission: Energetic Christian community of all ages called to love, accept, and grow through Discipleship
Our vision at Salem Lutheran is to be a stable foundation and vibrant hub for disciples new and old.
Joey Krog's fundraiser dinner and silent/live auction: December 3rd from 3-7pm. The fundraiser is to help and support Joe in the purchase of his new handicap accessible van, an expensive necessity for Joe to get around. The Joey Krog Fundraiser event is live NOW. Bid on auctions items, pre-order tickets, and/or make a donation now. Just follow the link! https://my.bidr.co/events/joeykrogbenefit
Meal is TACOS!! Yum Yum! Or as they say in Spanish... ¡ñam ñam!
Are you interested in helping in worship by lighting the advent candles one Sunday? We are looking for individuals or groups of people (like you and your family, or you and a friend) to sign up! This will mean coming forward to light 1, 2, 3, or 4 candles and reading something as part of worship. Email us back or talk to Pr. Beth if you're interested.
Have you signed up for Salem's Super-Sweet Sidewalk & Stairs Snow Shoveling Squad? Otherwise known as the S.S.S.S.S.S.S.S., or the Ssssssss, or the 8S (as named by Broderick)... Volunteers are needed to sign up as individuals, families, pairs, best friends, doesn't matter...to shovel the sidewalks and stairs around Salem. Sign up for one week at a time. Look for the sign up at church or email Pr. Beth to choose your week(s)!
Soul Sisters next meeting will be held on December 6th beginning with a potluck at 5:30 followed by a short meeting at 6:00 p.m. Please remember to bring 2 dozen Christmas cookies for our Christmas Cookie boxes that we will be putting together that night. We will be delivering them to shut-ins and older members of our congregation and also to others in the community that may be in need.
Sr High Youth Group: December 11 starting at 12:00pm will be the youth group's Christmas Party at the Lekander's house.
CHRISTMAS Play-- practices Wednesday nights from 7:30-8:30pm in Salem Church and Sunday mornings from 8:30-9:30am. Performances will be December 17 (Saturday) at 2pm and December 18 (Sunday) at 9:30am.
There will be a community blood drive held on Saturday, December 17th at Mahtowa Covenant Church from 9-1. If you have donated at this drive in the past, you will be getting a call to see if you are interested in donating. If you haven't ever donated at this site and would like to, contact Sydney at 218-565-8274 to schedule your time.
Prayer Chain - Prayer requests can be submitted to Pr. Beth via email, phone, in person, or anonymously through leaving a note in Pr. Beth's mailbox. Also, prayer requests can be shared anonymously or with names and details included.
ANYONE can go for food! Great way to get a lot of food for cheap!
December 3, 3-7pm: Joey Krog's Fundraiser
December 6, 5:30pm: Soul Sister's Christmas Party
December 10, 6:30pm: Church Council Meeting
Coffee and treats following worship
Weekly Activities at Salem:
Sunday School (PreK-6th grade): 10:15-11:15am at Salem's Hall
Sr. High Youth Group (8th-12th grade): 10:45-11:45am at Salem's Hall
Men's Club: 9-10am Coffee, 10-11am Bible Study at Salem Church
7-8th grade Confirmation Class: 6-8pm at Salem's Hall
AA - Alcoholics Anonymous: 6pm at Salem Church. The only requirement is the desire to quit drinking. (This group functions independent of Salem Church but meets in the building)
Where are The Hoots?
Dec 3 - at Salem Hall, Krog Fundraiser
Dec 11 - Worship at Salem
Dec 17-18 - Christmas Play, Salem
Dec 31 - New Year's Eve Party at Salem Hall