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Ballroom Dancing: Ever wanted to learn the Cha-Cha? Well, here’s your chance! Please join us on March 15, 21, 28 and April 4, at 7 pm.
Discipleship Class: Pastor Katie is teaching a discipleship class for newcomers and a refresher class for our members. Participants are laying the ground work for lifelong learning in community with others. After these classes, newcomers may be received into the congregation. The class meets Sunday mornings at 9:45 am and discussing the following topics:
- March 9: A brief history of the church and Lutherans
- March 16: Lutheran worship
- March 23: Word of God – the Bible and Jesus
- March 30: The Sacraments: Baptism and Holy Communion
- April 6: Ministry and Mission of Saint John
- April 13: More questions – Where do we go from here?
First Communion Instruction, March 16 and 23: Children and parents are invited to attend two classes at 12:30 pm, Sunday, March 16 and Sunday, March 23. The children will learn about Baptism and Holy Communion and bake bread for their First Communion. Parents, contact Pastor Katie, if you are interested in these classes.
Atlanta Hunger 5K Walk/5K Run, March 9, noon to 4 pm: The 5-K Walk begins at Turner Field at 2 pm. There is no registration fee to walk, but $25 is a suggested donation to receive a T-shirt. All proceeds go to six local hunger relief groups, and we can designate our money to Lutheran Services of Georgia. If you cannot participate, please sponsor someone else with a generous donation! We will leave after Sunday School and carpool from Saint John to Turner Field and walk together.
Open House at Lutheranch, Tallapoosa, GA, March 15: Everyone is invited! There will be a BBQ lunch, site tours and much more. NO ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS NEEDED. There will also be an auction and donated items are requested. Registration begins at 11:00. Lunch served from 11 am to 1 pm. A free will offering will be taken to offset costs for the day.