Friday and Saturday July 24th and 25th
1145 Arbor Lane Slatington
Proceeds will benefit our American Baptist Women
Free Clothing Days
Monday Aug. 3- Set up 10am-4pm
Tuesday Aug. 4- Set up 10am-4pm
Wednesday Aug. 5- DISTRIBUTION OF LADIES' CLOTHING ONLY 10am-4pm
Thursday Aub. 6-DISTRIBUTION OF LADIES' CLOTHING ONLY 10am-4pm
Monday Aug. 10- Set up 10am-4pm
Tuesday Aug. 11- Distribute all clothing 10am-4pm
Wednesday Aug.12- Distribute all clothing 10am-6pm
Thursday Aug. 13- Distrube all clothing 10am-1pm
Tentative Schedule of Events
*Believer Baptisms previously slated for Easter Sunday have not yet been rescheduled.
*Memorial Sunday “In Memory of Loved Ones” normally observed over Memorial Day weekend, is rescheduled to Sunday, November 1st, All Saints’ Day.
*The 120th Anniversary of our church building (June 3rd, 1900) will be recognized on October 25th, Reformation Sunday.
*The One Great Hour of Sharing Offering will be collected throughout the month of July.
*The annual 4th of July patriotic Heritage Day service, sponsored by the Northern Lehigh Chamber of Commerce is cancelled in 2020 due to the impossibility of social distancing with a large crowd.
*Graduation recognition will be held on Sunday, July 19th during the worship service.
*Vacation Bible School will not be held until next Summer (July 2021).
*Sunday School Bible Classes will begin meeting after Labor Day in September.
* Wednesday morning Bible Study will resume meeting in September.
*Thursday, July 9th at 7pm we will begin rehearsals for Summer Choir.
*The annual American Baptist Woman’s Yard Sale has been postponed and will be held Friday and Saturday, July 24 & 25 at the church parsonage, 1146 Arbor Lane, Slatington. Yard Sale donations need to be dropped off by Wednesday, July 15th.
*Free Clothing Days will be held during the weeks of August 3rd through August 13th.
*Our annual Church Picnic at Victory Park on August 23rd will include the children’s Easter Egg Hunt (which was cancelled on Palm Sunday, April 5th).
Weekly Worship Schedule
Slatington Baptist Church has Sunday School every week. There are classes for Preschool, Elementary, Middle School, High School and two different adult classes. Sunday School runs from 9:30 am to 10:30 am. The first Sunday of each month a fellowship breakfast is shared at 9am.
Lord's Day Worship
Worship services begin at 10:45 am. Communion is celebrated during the first Sunday of each month. During the worship service Jr. Church is provided for elementary age children which includes a short Christian lesson and fun activity. Child care is provided for preschool age children.
Wednesday Bible Study and Prayer meeting is held at 10 am at the church. The group is currently studying the book of Proverbs.
During Lent they will be studying "Overcoming Life's Challenges- Lessons from the Life of Joseph of Genesis.
Choir practice is held every Thursday at the church at 7 pm to prepare for weekly Sunday service.
FALL COMMUNITY SERVICE PROJECTS
Christmas Gifts for Food Bank Children
In addition to the food collections for the Northern Lehigh Food bank, we will be participating in the children's gift giving program for food bank clients and are asking for donations of gifts for these children.
Christmas Gifts for Riverstone Manor Residents
We will be purchasing gifts for the residents of Riverstone Manor and will be asking for gift donations for these adult residents.
Shoe Box Ministry
We will be participating in the Shoe Box Ministry to send small boxes of gifts to children outside of our community.
All of these mission projects are very worthwhile and you can find out more information about these projects in the Sunday Church bulletin or by calling 610-767-6276.