West Berks Mission District Events
Tracey Ormsbee is the Ministry Partnership Coordinator. Tracey coordinates and promotes ministry partnerships among WBMD congregations by reaching out to church leadership and exploring ministry opportunities. For detailed information on specific ministries, go to the Grants & Ministries page, click on Partnership Opportunities or contact Tracey Ormsbee at 484-431-1048; email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hospital Visitor Program Training - On Feb 7, 2018 from 4:30 pm - 7:30 pm at Becker's St. Peter's Lutheran Church, 265 Maidencreek Rd., Fleetwood, PA there will be training offered for those who wish to support this program. Contact Linda Zawaski at 610-914-7331 or Julie Osterhout at 610-678-1782 if you are interested. Dinner will be provided, cost is free.
WBMD Youth Event at Robeson Lutheran church on Feb 24 for youth grades 5 - 12. Mark your calendars now.
Bowlathon fundraiser for WBMD Youth Ministries will be Mar 11 at Berks Lanes. Put together a team of 5 and come for an afternoon of fun!
Retired Leaders Group - Remember the first Thursday of each month the Retired Leaders group meets for breakfast at 9 am at the Heidelberg restaurant in Robesonia. All are welcome and no reservations required.
Thinking ahead? How about Mission Impossible? All are invited to participate in Gods calling to go on a Puerto Rico Mission Trip summer of 2018. For more information please come to a meeting Thurs, Nov 30 at 7:30 pm in the social hall of Trinity Lutheran Church at 130 S. Walnut St., Wernersville.
Common Ground and Hope Lutheran Churches have evening worship services during the week which include meals with worship. Each ministry needs help with meal preparation . It is a wonderful volunteer opportunity for individuals or a congregation to serve others in the community. Please see our Grants and Ministries page/Partnership Opportunities for more details about when and where for these ministries.
Mark your calendars for 2018!
Jan 27 - WBMD Council Retreat, Advent
Feb 24 - WBMD Annual Youth event at Robeson
Mar 11 - Bowl-a-thon
Mar 20 - WBMD Council Meeting, Calvary
May 17 - Spring Assembly/ Ascension Service
May 22 - WBMD Council Meeting
Aug 28 - WBMD Council Meeting
Oct 7 - CROP Hunger Walk
Oct 23 - WBMD Council Meeting
If you would like to have job openings posted here, please send the information to West Berks Mission District, 1015 Windsor St. Reading, Pa 19604 or call 610-375-8303.