August 20, 2023


1.       If you are new here and would like to know more about Jesus, Leidy’s Church, and how to get connected, please fill out the GetConnected Card and put it in the Get Connected box on the left-hand side of the doors when you leave.

2.       As you partner with us in the work of the Kingdom, please place your gifts and offerings in the Get Connected pillars.

3.       The O.A.S.I.S. Amish Dinner in Lancaster is set for Thursday, September 7th at 12 noon. Cost for meal is $18 per person. Sign up is on the wall by the elevator. Last day to sign up is August 27th.

4.       Precept Bible Study begins on Thursday, September 7th from 9 to 11:30 am in Room 123. Come join us for an in-depth, life changing study in the Gospel of John. Cost of the workbook is $22. Please contact Verna at gvbowman@comcast.net if new to the class or with questions.

5.       The Mission Committee meets this Thursday evening at 7 in the Conference Room.

6.       Come join us in the Women’s Sunday School class beginning September 17th for Truth filled – The Practice of Preaching to Yourself Through Every Season as we walk through the book of Colossians.  The study will be seven sessions of discussion and a short video teaching by Ruth Chou Simons.  Workbooks are available for $17.  Contact Lorraine (zanyrainy@aol.com) or Verna (gvbowman@comcast.net) for information. We will be meeting in Rm. 118.

7.       Thank you, Denise! Please join us in the Fellowship Hall on Sunday, September 17th to say thank you to Denise Kulp for her time in service to Leidy’s Church as head of the office staff. And for the many ways she’s brightened our days in that role.  The lunch will follow the service that Sunday, and we hope you join us.

8.       A Cojourner’s Evangelism & Discipleship Training Class, led by Nate Sims, will be held on Wednesday, August 30th, at 7 pm in the Conference Room. This class will be helpful for those that attended the last class offered in June, but it would be great for first timers as well.

9.       Currently, there are two part-time positions open at Leidy’s Church. If interested, job descriptions for both the Office Manager and Worship Leader positions can be found at leidyschurch.org/jobs/.

10.     Newsletter articles for the September Newsletter are due in the office by Tuesday. Thank you.

11.     A Trip to The Holy Land is being offered by Pastor Scott Nice of Christ Reformed Church. There is also a three-day extension to Egypt available (and recommended) as part of the trip. It will take place April 2024. Fliers with full information are available from the church office.

12.     The BMCE B&P Fall Breakfast takes place on Thursday, September 21st at the Franconia Heritage Banquet Center. Special speaker is John Yoast, the morning host on 107.5 Alive. A full breakfast buffet will be served. Starting time is 6:30 and tickets cost $18 per person. Tickets are available from Jack Parry, John Niederhaus, and the church office.

13.     The flowers are placed to the glory of God and in memory of Milton and Catherine Moyer, and Kathryn Scholl from their family.

14.     August ushers: Doug Elliott, Mark Kostishion, Dave Freed, Bob Hager.