St. John Lutheran New Member Welcome
April 23, 2017
We welcome Bonnie Etchison, Agustin Hinojosa and Donovan & Jennifer Ziegler as new members by reaffirmation of faith.  We welcome Jeff Giesige as a newly confirmed member. 
The new  member welcome will be held April 23 at 11:00 a.m. in the church. The Board of Parish Fellowship is sponsoring a luncheon that day also. After the 11:00 church service new members are welcomed at the luncheon. The menu will consist of: Shredded Chicken Sandwiches, Scalloped Potatoes, Tossed Salad, Desserts and Drinks.

 A Walk in the Woods!

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Boy Scout Camp Lakota-Defiance

10:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.


Have you ever marveled at God’s creation, especially in May when the whole world seems to come alive after a long winter? Have you ever witnessed the natural beauty at nearby Camp Lakota? For those wishing to do so, there is an opportunity on

Saturday, May 20th

for moms (grandmothers, aunts or another significant female in a boy’s life) and their lads to enjoy “A Walk in the Woods” and come face to face with all ­that nature has to offer.


Meet at 9:45 a.m. and the walk begins promptly at 10:00 a.m., at the Administration Building near the entrance to Camp Lakota, located at 2180 Ginter Rd, Defiance, Ohio. We will be done around 12:30 p.m.


Grilled hot dogs and all the fixin’s will be available at the end of the walk. “Walk in the Woods” will be led by Cub Scout Leader, Mike Saxton. Pay in advance and reserve your hiking adventure by

Friday, May 12, 2017.

Please return this form and money to the church office.



Don’t miss out on the fun! Come join us, see you there!




Boy’s Name:


Contact #:



$2.50 per person, wear good walking shoes. Walking sticks are optional. You might want to put some bug spray on.

Sponsored by the Ladies Aid of St. John Lutheran Church.