What’s Happening at Salem
National Lutheran Schools Week
Salem Lutheran School has joined with other Lutheran schools in celebration of National Lutheran Schools Week all this week. Salem will host an open house for the grandparents of Salem Preschoolers on Wednesday the 29th and another grandparents day on Friday the 31st for the grandparents of Salem Kindergarten to eighth grade students. The week-long celebration will end this Saturday February 1st.
Anyone coping with cancer – newly diagnosed, in treatment, post treatment, survivor or caregiver is invited to join Salem’s Cancer Support Group for its first meeting of the new year on Tuesday, January 28th at 6:30 p.m. in the Church Fellowship Hall. This meeting will focus on sharing experiences over the Christmas and New Year’s holiday, and how members can look forward with hope in Christ Jesus to what God has planned for each of them in 2020.
Ladies Guild to Meet on February 6
Salem Lutheran Church and School’s Ladies Guild will meet on Thursday morning February 6th at 11:30 a.m. in the Church Fellowship Hall. The ladies will gather together for a brown bag lunch and then for a business meeting. Members are asked to bring a sandwich and the guild will provide coffee and dessert. All ladies of the congregation are invited to attend!
Youth Ministry Valentine Dinner – That’s Amore!
Salem’s Youth Ministry will host its Eleventh Annual Valentine’s Candlelight Dinner on the evening of Saturday February 15th from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. The event will take place in the Church Fellowship Hall. A free will donation will be taken for the dinner. For more information please visit our Youth Ministry Valentine’s Dinner page.
During January Salem Lutheran Church and School is collecting canned meats and meals to donate to the Affton Christian Food Pantry. Items sought include tuna, chicken, ham, chili, hearty soups and pasta in a can. Please place your donations in the ACFP bin at the bottom of the atrium stairs.
To donate refrigerated or frozen food items, please contact Mary Wolfram. Your donations of other food and personal items are most welcome and very much appreciated. The clients of the ACFP are grateful for your generosity!
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, January 26th.