Falcon Weekly Newsletter

March 12th, 2019

Worship Times: St. Paul Lutheran Church worship services are on Sundays at 8am & 10:30am, and Mondays at 6:30pm. Join us on Sundays at 9:15 for Sunday School and Adult Bible Study at 9:20 in the church basement.

Midweek Lent services will continue tomorrow (Wednesday). The theme for our midweek services this year is “Three Words of Truth.”  Service times will be at 3:45 pm and 6:00 pm. Grades K-4 will be singing in the 3:45 service this week and will head over to church with their teachers right after school.


Lent Fellowship Meals: With the Lenten season, come the opportunity for fellowship meals. Meals are served between the Wednesday services from approximately 4:30 – 6pm. If your group or committee would like to sponsor a meal, please sign up in the office. Dates are as follows:

3/13 – ECC serving Pasta Bar (noodles and zoodles) with choices of meat sauce, alfredo, or pesto; garlic bread, vegetable, and dessert.

3/20 – LWMS & Wed. pm Bible Class serving sub sandwiches and baked beans


4/3 - Athletics serving Lasagna

4/10 – Evangelism Committee serving hot beef sandwiches


No School Next Week: No school 3/18 – 3/22. School resumes on 3/25. Enjoy your Spring Break!


Forensics Info: The FVL meet is TODAY, Tuesday, March 12th, starting at 5 p.m. Students should be at to FVL by 4:30 so they can get settled in and ready before the start time. The canteen will be available for anyone looking to purchase food/drinks. Good luck and God’s blessings to all participants!


St. Patrick's Day Fun Friday: We will be celebrating our final Friday before spring break with some St. Patrick's Day activities.  Students are encouraged to wear green or orange, necklaces, top hats, and dress-code appropriate St. Patrick's day attire. We will have some surprise activities for the whole school as well. 


Free Martial Arts Classes: St. Paul will be hosting 3 weeks of character education courses by Championship Martial Arts on Tuesdays (March 26th, April 2nd, and April 9th) from 3:30pm – 4pm. Registration is required, and forms will be sent home today with your child(ren). Children must return forms to the office by Monday, March 25th.


St. Paul Early Childhood Center in Appleton has immediate openings for the following positions:

 ● Part-time cook

 ● Part-time afterschool care teacher

 ● Part-time floater

 ● Part-time infant teacher

Positions can be combined to equal a full-time position. Training and experience are preferred but not required. If you love children, are flexible, and want to be part of a Christ-centered environment, we are looking for you! Contact ECC Director Candy Schulz at 733-9061 or cschulz@stpaulappletonwi.com for more information.

Easter For Kids (E4K): Registration is now open for Easter for Kids! This Christ-centered event is on Saturday, April 13th from 8:45am – 11am, and will include fun, games, songs, and teaching of the death and resurrection of our Lord. You may register online here: E4K Registration  


Pictures needed! The school yearbook is currently underway and will be completed shortly. There are a few pictures we are missing yet . . . perhaps you can help? We need anything from Boys C Team basketball as well as the spelling and geography bees. If you have any fun shots from field trips or misc. pictures of the kids taken around school you would like to submit for consideration, please email or text them to Tanya Dvorak at tmdvorak@yahoo.com or 920-460-0015 or put them on the school Shutterfly site by the end of the week.  Thank you so much for your help!


Awards Night – Save the Date! The St. Paul Awards Night will be on Thursday, May 9th. Awards will be given for both athletics and academics, including forensics, geography and spelling bees, etc. Please mark your calendar for this night of fun and recognition. More info to come.


American Heart Association Challenge Update:  We have had 18 students take the heart challenge. How many more will take the challenge to get us to our goal of 63 students?  Just go on line and decide if your challenge will be to choose water over sugary drinks, be physically active for 60 minutes every day or do an act of kindness each day.  Our school has raised $685.00 for the American Heart Association.  How much more can we raise for heart research?  Big prizes earned will be given after our day of fun on Friday, March 29.  Stay active and be kind heart heroes.


American Heart Association Event – 6 MORE PARENT HELPERS NEEDED! We are in need of parent helpers on March 29th from 12:30 – 3pm. These helpers will lead students from station to station, be in charge of a various station, or help with snacks. If you are available to help, please sign up with Mrs. Plamann (dplamann@stpaulappletonwi.com). Thank you for considering!


Annual Church Cleaning: On SATURDAY, APRIL 6th, from 8:00 a.m. – noon, we are looking for help! Everyone is asked and encouraged to participate in the cleaning of our Church interior. Make it a family affair – bring the kids, too! There is a lot to do in a few morning hours, but we will be well organized, have supplies, and of course, coffee and donuts. Please bring buckets and rags, if possible. If we have a good turnout, we will be able to get all our tasks completed.  Can we plan on you?  Please join us.


FVL Passports: With the winter sports season coming to a close, it is almost time to turn in your FVL student passports. We ask that they be turned into the St. Paul office by Friday, March 15th. Please note that the last passport event is 3/10 (spring musical). There is a collection box in the office. Keep in mind that those who have stamped passports are eligible for prizes, including tuition assistance, but they MUST be turned in in order to win!


Upcoming Events:

3/13 @ 8:05am School Chapel Service

3/13 @ 3:45pm Grades K-4 Sing in church

3/18 – 3/22 No School – Spring Break

3/27 @ 8:05am School Chapel Service

4/3 @ 3:45pm Grades 5-8 & Jr. Choir Sing in church

4/10 @ 8:05am School Chapel Service

4/13@ 8:45am Easter for Kids

4/14 @ 8am & 10:30am ECC, Sunday School, K-8, & Jr. Choir sing in church (both services)

4/19 No School – Good Friday

4/22 No School – Easter Monday

4/24 @ 8:05am School Chapel Service

4/25 @ 6pm Piano Recital

4/26 @ 2pm & 6pm K-3 play performances

5/3 @ 2pm & 6pm 4-8 play performances

5/9 St. Paul Awards Night – Save the date!

5/14 @ 5pm Spring Skate Night @ Skate City – Save the date!