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2014 Seeds of Faith Annual Meeting

posted Dec 31, 2013, 3:14 PM by Seeds Webmaster   [ updated Dec 31, 2013, 3:16 PM ]

Attention members!  The 2014 Seeds of Faith Annual Congregational Meeting is scheduled for Sunday, January 19, 2014, at 11:00 AM.  There will be food and fellowship before the meeting, so please stick around after the service.  Child case will be provided for those in need of it.  Please watch for The Seedling, The Weekly Sprout, and other announcements from the Seeds Office (including the Annual Report) that will be coming soon!

Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting is POSTPONED. New Meeting Date is Sunday, February 10, 11:00 AM!

posted Jan 27, 2013, 8:55 AM by Seeds Webmaster

Due to the inclement weather and icing conditions today, the 2013 Annual Meeting has been postponed until Sunday, February 10, 2013.  We will follow the same schedule as originally planned for today, Sunday, January 27, with Sunday School immediately after service, with a light meal, snacks, and fellowship (free-will donations accepted to offset the cost) at 10:30 AM, and the meeting will start at 11:00 AM.  Please also download a copy of the 2012 Annual Report for review prior to the meeting, using the link at the bottom-left of the home page.  Printed copies are available at the Seeds of Faith Office.

Annual Meeting is January 27th

posted Jan 20, 2013, 8:50 AM by Seeds Webmaster

Attention members!!!  The Seeds of Faith Annual Congregational Meeting is next Sunday, January 27, 2013, at 11:00 AM.  Please plan on attending.  We will review 2012 and set in motion our plans for 2013.  It is important that as many members as possible attend.  Sunday School will be shortened to run from 10:00- 10:30, immediately after Sunday Services, then there will be a time for fellowship until the meeting starts at 11:00.  There will be activities available to keep the younger Seedlings occupied during the meeting.
See you there!!!

2012 Sky VBS Participation Certificate

posted Jul 19, 2012, 8:23 PM by Seeds Webmaster

Here is the participation certificate for this year's VBS: Sky.  You can type your child's name and print the keepsake certificate as an additional remembrance of the great lessons learned this year.

Sky VBS Logo

Travel Inspired Quotes and Bible Passages

posted Jul 13, 2012, 2:12 PM by Seeds Webmaster

In light of Seeds of Faith hosting the group from Bike & Build this weekend, we have posted a document filled with travel inspired (and inspiring) quotations from an number of famous and historical figures, as well as a few travel-themed passages from the Bible.  The document can be found here:  Inspiring Travel Quotes

Sign up to get your family's picture in the new directory!

posted Jul 13, 2012, 11:46 AM by Seeds Webmaster

LifeTouch will be at Seeds of Faith on Friday and Saturday, August 24-25, 2012 taking family portraits for a new and updated Seeds of Faith directory.  There is no cost to sit for a family portrait and be included in the directory, however you can purchase packages of your family portrait suitable for framing or gifts at the time of the sitting.  To sign up, follow the link at the end of this message, enter the number sitting for the picture, pick your day and time, and sign up.  When signing up, enter your E-mail address, and LifeTouch will send you a reminder of your scheduled time.  You can also go back and change time slots, if you find out your first choice doesn't work.

Follow this link to go to the sign up page:  LifeTouch Seeds of Faith Directory Sign Up Page (Link opens to a site outside of seedsoffaithlutheran.org)

VBS is Coming!!!

posted Jun 18, 2012, 7:31 PM by Seeds Webmaster   [ updated Jul 13, 2012, 11:21 AM ]

It is that time of year again, and Seeds of Faith is pleased to be co-hosting Vacation Bible School with Mount Vernon United Methodist Church and First Presbyterian Church of Mount Vernon!  This year's title theme is Sky, published by Group Publishing (Sky Homepage). Sky VBS runs from July 15 - 19, 2012.  For registration information, or to volunteer, please contact the Seeds of Faith office.
Sky VBS:  Everything is possible with God.
Also check out the VBS Facebook page:  Mt. Vernon & Lisbon 2012 VBS

Please check out this list of school supplies needed for the Back to School Service Project the kids are working on for VBS.  The school supplies will again be donated to Southeast Linn Community Center's Back to School Backpack program.  Back to School Service Project List

Holy Week Services

posted Apr 1, 2012, 4:02 PM by Seeds Webmaster

Today is Palm Sunday, the beginning of Holy Week, leading up to Easter next Sunday.  Seeds of Faith will be hosting the following special services for this Holy Week:

Thursday, 7:00 PM:  Maundy Thursday Service with First Communion
Friday, 7:00 PM:  Good Friday Service
Saturday, 7:00 PM:  Easter Vigil Service, with Holy Baptism
Sunday, 7:45 AM:  Easter Breakfast
Sunday, 9:00 AM:  Easter Service with Holy Communion

An Easter Message from Bishop Mark S. Hanson, presiding bishop of the ELCA

posted Mar 30, 2012, 9:21 PM by Seeds Webmaster

We have posted a copy of Bishop Mark S. Hanson's Easter Message.  You can access Bishop Hanson's message here:  Bishop's Easter Message

Congratulations and Welcome, Pastor Stephanie!

posted Mar 27, 2012, 10:11 AM by Seeds Webmaster

On Sunday, March 25, 2012, Seeds of Faith was pleased and excited to host the service of ordination for Pastor Stephanie Wherry.  During the same service, the newly ordained Pastor Stephanie was installed as our new full-time pastor, after accepting the call that was offered during our annual meeting.  Congratulations and Welcome Aboard, Pastor Stephanie!

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