Pastor Paul Tomkiel invites you to Easter Worship

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Topic: Easter Sunday Worship Service
Time: Apr 12, 2020 10:30 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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(929) 205-6099


Meeting ID: 696 682 489
Password: 031966

Pastor Paul is available Tuesday through Sunday from 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM. Monday is his day off. For pastoral emergencies he is available 24/7. He can be reached at 814-325-7571 or email his at

During the Coronavirus Emergency, the Church Secretary will be working from home during the normal hours of Tuesday and Friday from 11:00 AM -3:00 PM.  While working from home I will be checking messages periodically and will be happy to assist you however I can. My phone number is 814-699-1701 and by email:

  Thursday April 16 –BLOOD DRIVE at FERGUSON TWP. LIONS CLUB    from 1:30-6:00 PM     Due to the need for blood, this event is   scheduled to happen as planned. Volunteers are being trained in disinfectant cleaning.  

New at St. Paul Lutheran Church — Blessing BoxDo you need a blessing? Do you want to be a blessing?      We now have a blessing box on the church porch to share non-perishable food and household/personal items! Take what you need…leave what you can. Open to all! Please share with your friends and neighbors. If you have something you would like to donate but can’t get to the church for any reason, please let me Michelle McMullen know (by phone or text 412-965-1694; and she will arrange a time to come pick up the items from you church. 

Even though our building is closed for worship and other events for at least the month of March, the financial obligations the church faces continue without pause. Our staff continues to do its work, and we continue to pay them. Other expenses continue. Thus, we are asking you to consider sending your weekly offerings for March to the church. You may send checks, preferably in your offering envelopes to: St. Paul Lutheran Church, PO Box 200, Pine Grove Mills, PA. 16868. You may also give online by going to:  .

Our church building may be locked down due to the virus but our people are here ready to help in any way we can. Please let Pastor Paul, the church office, or any member of the congregation know. We are all in this together.

April Birthdays: 6- Kathy Wheeler; 12-Jason Wills; 14- Matt Homan; 19- Claire Johnson; 25- Karol Magnuson; 27- Beverly Molnar

April Anniversaries: 17- Randy and Judy Wills

April 12– Easter Day: First Reading: Acts 10:34-43; Jeremiah 31:1-6 (alternate); Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24; Second Reading: Colossians 3:1-4Acts 10:34-43 (alternate); Gospel:  Matthew 28:1-10 ; John 20:1-18 (alternate)

April 19 — The Second Sunday of Easter: First Reading: Acts 2:14a, 22-32; Psalm: Psalm 16; Second Reading: 1 Peter 1:3-9; Gospel: John 20:19-31

April 26 – The Third Sunday of Easter: First Reading: Acts 2:14a, 36-41; Psalm: Psalm 116:1-4, 12-19; Second Reading: 1 Peter 1:17-23; Gospel. Luke 24:13-35