2021 – 2022

St. John Lutheran Ladies Aid


The Ladies Aid of St. John Lutheran Church, Defiance, Ohio has a long history of serving our congregation and community. All ladies of our church our invited to attend and join this ministry. The meetings are held the last Thursday of each month at 2:00 p.m.



Thursday, September 30, 2021 – 2:00 p.m.

Suggested item for the Food Pantry: Detergent


Hostess Committee

Chair:         JoAnn McCray

                  Colleen Worline

                  Nancy Schatz

                  Diana Grim

Thursday, October 28, 2021 – 2:00 p.m.

Program: Pack boxes for our troops

Suggested items for Military boxes (to be updated)


Hostess Committee:

Co-chair:   Beth Miller           

                    Janet Koch

                    Jenny George

Thursday, November 18, 2021 – 2:00 p.m.

Program:   Advent Planning

                   Election of officers

Suggested items for Food Pantry: Body Wash or Bars of Soap


Hostess Committee:

Chair:        Barb Dales

                  Sharon Meyer

                  Nancy Kemper

                  Sandy Gyurnek


Sunday, November 21, 2021 -2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

ADVENT TEA for all ladies and girls 10 years and older.

If you would like to be a hostess at one of the tables please call Nancy Baldwin at 419.615.7074.




Thursday, December 16, 2021 – 2:00 p.m.

Program:   Christmas Party

                  Christmas gathering-Site to be determined

Suggested items for Food Pantry: Disposable razors


Hostess Committee:

Chair:        Roberta Phlipot

                  Lorna Smith

                  Donna Van Vlerah

                  Nancy Kemper

                  Nancy Baldwin


Thursday, January 29, 2022 – 2:00 p.m.

Program:   Installation of officers

Suggested items for Food Pantry: Hand & Body Lotion


Hostess Committee:

Chair:       Janet Seymour

Samira Stelzer

Jeanette Tingle

Roza Shasteen

Elaine Harris