Current Bulletin
May 16, 2021
South Lebanon Community Church
5/16/2021 | All Services

Live Stream

Services are live streamed on Sunday at 8:30 & 10:45 AM

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Prayer Requests

Physical Challenges/Illnesses

  • Ethel Wagner – upcoming hip surgery on May 17
  • Paul Ott – undergoing testing in LGH
  • Brian Johnson (friend of Fred Gray) – diabetes/emotional issues
  • Dean May (Lena Blauch’s nephew) – blood clots in lungs and leg
  • Billy McAdams (Dot Keller’s son) – underwent leg surgery
  • Earl Buffenmeyer – has returned home and feeling better
  • Duey Peiffer – recovering from reconstructive knee surgery
  • Amy Good (Richard & Joyce Good’s daughter) eye surgery recovery
  • Richard Rheinheimer (BJ Wick’s Brother-in-law) recovering from surgery
  • Roy Shirk (Jean Bucher’s brother) – has returned home and improving
  • Lois Brown – recuperating at home
  • Fred Gray – healing from anxiety and depression
  • Gus Bomgardner – (2-year old nephew of Hannah Walmer) recuperating from surgery, awaiting treatments
  • Cindy Patches – undergoing therapy 


  • Libby Kern (request from Fay Boyd) – 12 years old; brain tumor growing
  • Dawn Long – undergoing treatments
Youth Ministry

Junior High Youth Events

  1. May 16 – Bible Study at 6:00 pm
  2. May 23 – Game Night. Meet at church at 6 pm. 
  3. June 6 – Mission Trip meeting with Bible Study. Parents encouraged to attend, 6 pm
  4. June 27 – Consecration for Youth Mission Trip, 10:45 am 

Senior High Youth Events

  1. May 16 - Bible Study at 6:00 pm
  2. May 23 – Progressive Meal. Meet at church at 3 pm. Please signup if you will be participating in this activity.
  3. June 6 – High School Graduate Sunday
  4. June 6 – Mission Trip meeting with Bible Study. Parents encouraged to attend, 6 pm
  5. June 27 – Consecration for Youth Mission Trip, 10:45 am 

WELCOME TO SLCC! We are glad you are here! If you would like to get connected with us, have questions about the church, or have a prayer request, please call the church office at 717-273-4832; email us at; or text us at 866-738-4601 and our staff will get back to you. Connection cards are also available at the Information Centers. 

SUNDAY, May 16

  • 6:00 pm – Junior and Senior High Youth Bible studies


  • 6:30 pm – Elder Ministry Team Prayer Time


  • 9:00 am – Quilting Day


  • 6:00 am – Men’s Prayer Time


  • 3:00 pm – Senior High Progressive Meal
  • 6:00 pm – Junior High Game Night


  •   May 31 – Memorial Day. Church offices closed. 

JUNE NEWSLETTER INFORMATION is due next Sunday, May 16.

NEW YORK RELIEF BUS IS FULL! Thanks to those who signed up. Another bus will be going again later this year for those who could not go along this time. 

CARE PACKAGES are being prepared for our missionaries, Travis & Erin Brubaker and David & Susanna Brown. Boxes are in the narthex if you want to give them a card, letter, or a picture of your family. Please do not include any mention of God or prayers in your letters due to strict rules where they are. 

LADIES NIGHT OUT is Wednesday, June 2 at Cowrageous Picnic Grove, 535 Rexmont Road, Lebanon at 6:30 pm. Ice cream and coffee will be provided. Bring a dessert or appetizer to share. Bring your daughters, moms, and granddaughters for a time of fellowship and fun. 

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COOKBOOK FUNDRAISER - Get some great new recipes and support our missionaries David & Susanna Brown by purchasing a cookbook. There are tables set up in the narthex and FLC. 

PICNIC & LAWN GAMES ACTIVITY for adults with grown children and/or empty nesters on June 5 at the church pavilion. Come any time after 6 pm. A signup sheet with more details is posted at the SIGN-UP CORNER. In case of rain, it will be held in FLC. Provided will be sandwiches and drink, and those coming will bring sides, salads or dessert

OUTDOOR BAPTISM is August 1 at Brian & Amy Boyd’s home. If you would like to be baptized on this day, contact Pastor Charlie. 

ALL-CHURCH CAMPING is July 9-11, 2021.

Please sign up at the SIGN-UP CORNER if you plan to be attending. 

WHEELS OF FELLOWSHIP will be returning and will run July through December 2021. Watch for more details and signup sheets to come. 

SLCC COMMUNITY DAY at South Hills Park is planned for Saturday, June 12. Watch for more details to come.

COMMUNITY YARD SALE is Saturday, June 5. We need 12 volunteers to each provide 2 dozen of your choice cookies for this event. Please sign-up in the narthex if you are willing to bake cookies. You may drop the cookies off in the FLC kitchen on Friday, June 4, from 8 am – 8 pm.

MEN’S GRILL NIGHT will be held at Cowrageous Picnic Grove, 545 Rexmont Road, on Wednesday, June 16 at 6:30 pm. Bring your dads, sons and neighbors and a food item to share. The U-Turn men and their leader Keith Maxey will be joining us.

FAMILY DAY is June 13. There will be a bagged lunch for everyone in attendance following all of the worship services. A candy scramble will be held after the 10:45 worship service for the children. Watch for more details to come. 

STUDENT SIGN-UPS FOR ATHENS VBS are now open! Grab your registration papers at the Welcome Desk, and take one for your friends and family! We have a large but limited number of spaces, so don't wait. We are also still looking for small group and activity leaders for Athens - it isn't too late to serve!

LAST CHANCE! Don't forget to stop by the bulletin board downstairs and cast your vote for the VBS offering projects. Voting closes SUNDAY (5/16)!

TRAILS GARDEN ARE LOOKING FOR HELPERS to help tidy up the gardens on Saturdays from 2-3 pm, weather permitting. Please contact Tom Krall for more details.

DON’T STOP SINGING!  The Worship Choir will sing over the summer to help lead the congregational singing. Beginning on June 13th, practice will be on the 2nd and 4th Sundays at 8:10 am in the Choir Room. Anyone wishing to sing in the choir is welcome to join us! 

PRAYER ROOM: In an effort to make the Prayer Room a more “prayerful” environment, we are asking for donations of: 1-2 “comfy” chairs, end tables, table/floor lamps, carpets, LED candles, artificial greens, etc. If you are able to contribute, please contact Brian Oxenreider for coordinating this effort Thanks!! On behalf of the Prayer and Evangelism Team.

PURE DESIRE MINISTRIES, BETRAYAL AND BEYOND group for women who have suffered betrayal from a spouse’s sexual addiction or pornography, will start this summer instead of May. This group will meet this summer on Tuesdays from 9-11 am in Schaefferstown. Limited space is available. Please call/text Markay Freed 717-222-4181 or email