Hospital Visitations: If you are admitted to the hospital be sure to inform them that you would like Pastor Pagotto notified. Dinkey Memorial Church's code number is 370. By giving the hospital that number they should have all the information on file to contact the church office.
Lay Eucharistic Ministry: Vising homebound members of the congregation and sharing communion with them is an extremely rewarding ministry. By taking a few hours a month to visit and spend some time with a homebound member of the congregation you are making yourself a conduit for God's love helping keep that person connected with his/her church family. If you are interested in participating in this task or just want to find our more information, please speak with Pastor Tony. Perhaps you can even accompany him or one of the other ministers on
Vacation Bible School: VBS will be held Monday, July 9th through Wednesday, July 11th from 6 to 8:30 pm. Please sign in July 9th at 5:30 pm. All are welcome to attend. Please help spread the word!
Pastor Pagotto will be on Vacation Monday, July 2nd through Sunday, July 15th. If you are in need of pastoral care during this time, please contact Rev. Paul Schoffstall at 610-767-0549.
Clothing Drive: St. John's in the Heights, Jim Thorpe is gearing up for their annual clothing drive and giveaway. They will be receiving gently used clothing and small household items such as dishes, pots and pans, curtains, bedding, etc. beginning June 25th through July 13th. Times are as follows: Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 9 am to 4 pm. Wednesday evenings from 6 to 8 pm and Fridays from 9 am to 2 pm. If you cannot drop during these times, please contact Bonnie Hoffman at 610-554-3528 to make arrangements for pick up.
Flower & Bulletin Sponsors: You may sign up to sponsor flowers and bulletins for 2018 by either 5signing the charts at the top of the social hall stairs or by calling Marjorie Balliet at 610-377-4740. Call Margie to sponsor Strength for the Day, Devotion booklets and the Cemetery flag pole. There are also openings to sponsor a memorial bowl. It is appreciated if you pay at the end of the month for your sponsorship.
Food Pantry News: The community care program provides emergency food relief for those living in East Penn Township or for any member of Dinkey Memorial Church, low income households who are experiencing food insecurity. Non-perishable items are needed on a monthly basis. Donations may be placed in the baskets inside the entrances to the church. The pantry is running low. We could use donations of Mac and Cheese, Cereal, Canned fruit or vegetables, Canned/boxed milk, Tuna fish, Pudding/Jello, and any paper products.