Birthdays: Julie Rosfeld, Vickie Tabor, Zoe Utsinger, Pam Wiegand Weaver, Bruce Hacker, Zachery Schmidt, Cadian Maples, Cristal Cooper, Carol Lunsford, Clara Wienhoff, Paula Durkle, Sara Helling, Dawn Orr, Trey Smith, Tammie Bitner, Laura Rosell, Kourtney Johnson, Dalton Cornett, Carol Torge, Marvin Horton, Lyndsay House, in memory of Harold Maxson
Anniversaries: Doug and Lisa Crowe, Buz and Kit Miller, Ross and Erica Childers
Registration forms for West Alexandria Baseball Organization went out to students before break. Sign-ups will be held Jan. 26, Feb. 1, and Feb 8 from 2-5 p.m. at the Salem Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall. Contact Kelli Melvin Wright on facebook for additional information.
Venison for Food Banks
The Venison for Food Banks of Preble County program is on-going. Anyone who takes a deer can donate all or part of the meat for the Foodbanks. We have sponsors who will take care of the processing fees. You may contact Brad Turner, Preble County Game Warden, or Curtis Early at 937-533-3226.
Items needed are ramen noodles, instant oatmeal, spaghetti sauce, pancake syrup, egg noodles, and shampoo. You may contact the Foodbank at 839-1615. Hours are Monday and Wednesday from 10 a.m.-noon at St. John Church, 20 East South Street.
The first Sunday of each month, non-perishable donations can be brought to Salem and St. John Lutheran Churches.
Calvary Baptist Church
Calvary Baptist Church has started a Good News Bible Club for students in grades K-4 at the TVS Middle School. We meet every Thursday from 3:30-5 p.m. as long as the school is open. Contact Wayne Cook at 937-336-9600 or Linda Cook 336-9500 for more information.
Salem Lutheran Church
If TVS Schools are closed due to inclement weather, there will be no Jr. Lutherans or Catechism classes on Wednesday evenings.
Social Outings of Salem, (S.O.S.) group will be attending the Brookville Community Theatre, “Mama Won’t Fly”, a comedy on Feb. 22, starting at 8 p.m. Cost is $15 with a Jan. 31 deadline due to ticket availability. We will dine at Rob’s Restaurant before the show.
The Men’s Breakfast and Bible Study will begin at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 15 in the Fellowship Hall.
Salem Men are offering a matching gift of $200 to the new Sign Fund. Gifts received in January will be matched by the Men up to $200. Make checks payable to Salem Church with the memo “Sign Fund” to have your gift matched.
Salem Lutheran Church Annual Congregational meeting will be held after worship on Sunday, Jan. 26.
Children’s Choir practices begin at 9:20a.m., Sunday School classes for all ages begin at 9:30 a.m. and Worship begins at 10:30a.m. every Sunday.
Salem is on facebook. “Like” our page to get the latest news related to our congregation, listed as Salem Lutheran Church of West Alexandria.
To report West Alex. community, club, organization, family or church news, call Mary Lunsford at 839-5554 or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org