What’s Happening at Salem

“What’s Happening at Salem”

 

Senior High Service and Outreach Event

Destination STL VI  is underway now through Sunday June 24th.   Service events for the youth and members of the congregation will take place each day at retirement communities, animal shelters and at Salem.  For the full list of activities and the times you may download this flyer, or visit the Salem Youth page, or you may also contact Jeff Kullmann.

 

Sign Up to Have Your Picture Taken

This fall Salem Lutheran Church will be publishing a new pictorial directory of its members.  To have a portrait made of you or your family please click on the button to the left.  The first appointments are available in early August.

 

 

All communicant members of Salem Lutheran Church and School, age 18 and older, are asked to attend a  Voters Assembly (Congregational Meeting) on Sunday June 24th in the Sanctuary immediately following the 10:30 a.m. worship service.  The budget for the 2018-2019 fiscal year will be presented for approval.  Please plan on going to this meeting.

 

Salem’s Cancer Support Group will meet on Tuesday June 26th at 6:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall.  The discussion will focus on healthy living and the strength needed to cope with cancer and the side effects of its treatment.  Anyone who is newly diagnosed, in treatment, post treatment, a survivor or caregiver is invited to attend.

 

Red Cross Blood Drive at Salem

Salem Lutheran Church will host a Red Cross Blood Drive on Friday aftternoon July 6th from 2:00 p.m. t0 6:00 p.m.  in the Fellowship Hall.   This drive is a service project for Salem member and Lutheran South student Katarina Lettner.  To schedule your donation visit redcrossblood.org  Donors will receive a free Red Cross T-Shirt while supplies
last.

 

Men’s Club July Barbecue…

Salem’s Men’s Club will be open for business on Saturday July 14th from 10:00 a.m until 4:00 p.m. or until it sells out of food.  (The barbecue sold out at 3:30 p.m. in June).  The BBQ takes place on the Lakewood Drive side of the church lawn.  For more information please visit the Men’s Club BBQ page page.

 

…and a Youth Group Car Wash

While the Men’s Club is barbecuing, Salem’s Senior High Youth Group will be holding a “free” carwash on the Upper Parking Lot.  The car wash will start on Saturday the 14th at 9:00 a.m. and run until 3:00 p.m.  The Youth are asking that those having their car washed make a free-will contribution.

 

Affton Christian Food Pantry News

During the month of June Salem Lutheran Church and School is collecting items for the Affton Christian Food Pantry   Items requested are dry beans, canned tuna, canned chicken, hamburger helper, tuna helper and Mac & Cheese.

Your donations of other food and personal items are also welcome.  Please place your donations in the ACFP bin located at the bottom of the atrium stairs.  You may also make monetary donations to the food pantry.  Please make your check payable to the Affton Christian Food Pantry and mail it to 4960 Heege Road, Affton, MO 63123.

To view everything happening at Salem Lutheran Church and School you may click on the “Spirit” for Sunday June 17th, 2018.