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25

SAT
AA
8:00 PM
AA Meeting
JAN

26

SUN
8 A.M. Rite I Eucharist
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Adult Choir Practice
9:00 AM to 9:45 AM
10:00 A.M. Rite II Eucharist
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Family service with Chorale Eucharist
Community Soup Lunch
11:15 AM to 12:15 PM
Lunch on Us
12:00 PM
JAN

29

WED
Open Office Hours
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Rev. Foley is available for prayer & conversation without an appointment.
Mid-Week Eucharist
12:00 PM
Please join us at 12 noon
Love Local - Douglas Diner (off-site)
12:45 PM to 1:45 PM
Douglas Diner on Main Street across from the Bound Brook Train Station
ESL Classes
6:30 PM
JAN

30

THU
ESL Classes
6:30 PM
FEB

01

SAT
AA
8:00 PM
AA Meeting
FEB

02

SUN
8 A.M. Rite I Eucharist
8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Adult Choir Practice
9:00 AM to 9:45 AM
10:00 A.M. Rite II Eucharist
10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Family service with Chorale Eucharist
Lunch on Us
12:00 PM
FEB

04

TUE
Golden Corner Fundraiser
Mention St. Paul's Church and we will receive a % donation of your check.
Vestry Meeting
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
FEB

05

WED
Open Office Hours
10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Rev. Foley is available for prayer & conversation without an appointment.
Mid-Week Eucharist
12:00 PM
Please join us at 12 noon
ESL Classes
6:30 PM
FEB

06

THU
ESL Classes
6:30 PM
FEB

08

SAT
Heavenly Boutique Thrift Store
9:00 AM to 1:00 PM
AA
8:00 PM
AA Meeting
Bible Search
Lunch On Us
Leader: Meg Rothberg

Lunch On Us! A Saint Paul’s Ministry

 

Leader: Meg Rothberg

 

Lunch on us began in 1984 as a ministry to the community by Kathleen Appleby.

 

Oh, autumn in New Jersey . . . . . what a wonderful time of year! The air is crisp, the fallen leaves crunch under your feet.

If you get the urge at this time of year to simmer delicious pots of beef stew or hearty soups, or to bake luscious cakes, then we want you for our Lunch On Us ministry!

Lunch On Us is, quite simply, a wonderful ministry here at Saint Paul’s. Each Sunday, a “volunteer team” prepares a meal for anyone in our community who walks through the doors of Rennell Hall. Guests have a variety of backgrounds and problems. One lady lives a few blocks from the church in a single room. Her rent takes about ¾ of her income. Another gentleman is homeless – he lives on the street. Not all our guests are poor but come for the company as much as for the meal. Some speak very little English. Those happy faces seen patiently waiting the noon hour is our reward. In the last 10 months, we have served approximately 540 lunches to our friends and neighbors here at Saint Paul’s.

Currently we have very dedicated teams, most of who have been diligently serving for many years now. The Lunch On Us ministry is looking to add to our core of volunteers. How you can help, you wonder. Well, that’s easy! All you need to do is join an existing team or form a new team and you too can share your culinary talents. Perhaps you have served on this ministry before and that little voice has been whispering in your ear of late. Perhaps you have always wanted to help others but you just aren’t sure how you can make a difference. In any case, please consider this wonderful ministry. I am anxious to speak to you about the Lunch On Us ministry, and to answer any questions that you may have.

Volunteers are always welcome. I look forward to seeing you in the kitchen!

Lunch on us is served from the Sunday after Labor Day through the month of June.

 

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