RUTH CIRCLE & LWML
MOTTO: "Serve the Lord with gladness." Psalm 100:2
MISSON: To help women of the church grow spiritually, to equip them to reach out in love to others, to provide opportunities for helping others, and to gather funds for mission projects.
OBJECT: A. To foster and support the programs and object of the Lutheran
Women's Missionary League--Lutheran Women in Mission in:
3. Mission inspiration
4. Mission service
B. To promote growth in Christian knowledge.
C. To further a love for and to help provide for active participation
in Christian service.
D. To further Christian fellowship.
E. To cooperate with Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in its ministry
to build the Kingdom of Christ..
Ruth Circle will be hosting the LWML Northeast Texas Zone Fall Workshop at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Mt. Pleasant, on Saturday, October 7.
Registration and continental breakfast will begin at 9:00 a.m. All ladies are welcome to attend.
The theme for the workshop is from Isaiah 40:8; "The grass withers, the flower fades, but the word of our God will stand forever."
In remembrance of the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation, Pastor Kimmel with lead the Bible Study, "From Fear to Faith + The Reformation Story". Ruth Circle ladies will act out, "A Chat with Katharine von Bora".
Lunch will be provided and attendees will get a chance to write a note of encouragement to a Hurricane Harvey survivor.
A freewill offering will be collected to purchase gift cards to be sent to Pastor Schroeder at Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Nederland. Holy Cross is the staging area for the LCMS Disaster Response for the Golden Triangle--Port Arthur, Beaumont, & Orange. Pastor Schroeder was formerly a pastor at Our Savior in Sulphur Springs and Good Shepherd in Mt. Pleasant.