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We’re still here! Although we may not be physically in our offices, we all are checking e-mails and voicemails on a regular basis.
IMPORTANT: There is so much happening at Ascension, we couldn't fit it all on our announcement page. Please be sure to read our April Tidings newsletter for all the details!!
PARKING LOT WORSHIP WITH HOLY COMMUNION
Sunday, April 18th at 10:00 a.m.
Communion available from 10:45 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. for those who worship online.
We will also be collecting non-perishable food for the pantry at Resurrection Lutheran Church.
ADULT EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES
Sunday Adult Bible Study (April 25 at 9:15 a.m.)
We continue to deepen our understanding and skills at personal Bible study. Knowing how to mine the riches of individual Bible study is so important for keeping spiritually healthy. We schedule our Sunday Adult Bible Studies on those Sundays in which there is no outdoor worship or drive-up communion.
"Love Your Neighbor - Learning and Growing Together”
On Tuesday, April 20, at 7:00 p.m., two leaders of We All Rise: African American Resource Center will join us. Robin Tinnon, Executive Director, and Rachel Westenberg, Strategic Communications and Marketing Director, will discuss their programs here in the Green Bay area. We All Rise offers educational services, family support, and mental health assistance along with skill building and mentorship and community connectedness. Be sure to mark your calendars, you won't want to miss this! The conversation will take place via Zoom, and you can register for this discussion by clicking here.
Sunday School meets virtually on Sunday mornings at 9:00 AM on Zoom
Watch your email or our private Sunday School Facebook page for more information! If you are not receiving information regarding Sunday School and a link to join us on Zoom, please contact Annika.
Classes are meeting on Sunday mornings via Zoom:
• 6th Grade meets at 9:00 AM
• 7th Grade meets at 9:00 AM
Third year Confirmation Students (9th graders) are required to attend the following in-person meet ups in the Gathering Room (use Door 2 to enter):
Wednesday, April 14 at 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, May 12 at 7:30 p.m.
Watch for June date
Wednesday, August 25 at 7:30 p.m.
HIGH SCHOOL FELLOWSHIP TIMES
The following fellowship times are a way to stay connected and meet in person. All meetings are in the Gathering Room (use Door 2 to enter):
Wednesday, April 21 at 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday, April 28 at 7:30 p.m.
HIGH SCHOOL MISSION TRIP
Please get your registration form in! If you need more information, please contact Tracy.
SUPPORT OUR YOUTH
Support our youth attending 2021 mission trips and summer camps:
SCRIP Fundraising Dates: Orders for gift cards are placed every Sunday!!
When you order gift cards for personal use or to give as gifts, Ascension's youth get a kickback. Orders can be placed for such things as gas, groceries, clothing stores, restaurants, home improvement and entertainment and much more. To learn more about SCRIP please contact Jean Fredrickson or Tracy.
CHRISTIAN SERVICE & OUTREACH
Sunday, April 18th, Food Collection for Resurrection Lutheran Church Food Pantry
We will collect non-perishable food items at the outdoor parking lot Service on Sunday, April 18th.The Pantry Coordinator indicates special needs include baked beans, soup, coffee; and potatoes, onions, toilet tissue and laundry soap. As always, any and ALL donations are greatly appreciated. Please note expiration dates.
The Food Pantry will receive a share of items to be collected by the Boy Scouts in April and are in need of additional volunteers to assist with sorting on Saturday, April 17th. Sorting will be done at tables outside, weather permitting. If indoors, masks will be required and temperatures taken. To volunteer to assist in sorting the Boy Scout donations contact the Resurrection Lutheran Church Food Pantry Coordinator, Larry Peterson.
SCRIP Fundraising Dates
Many Christcare groups have started meeting again virtually or in person following our approved protocols. If you are interested in joining a ChristCare group, please contact the church office.
NEW COMMUNITY SHELTER MEALS
We have resumed preparing and serving our monthly lunch at the NEW Community Shelter. Our next meal is scheduled for Sunday, April 18th. The process has changed due to Covid 19. Anyone willing to help prepare and serve the meal or make cookies should contact the church office.
HOME SWEET HOME is operating on a limited basis and with some safety changes. HSH volunteers will be contacted. Questions? Call the HSH phone: 920-784-7092
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