WOMEN’S MINISTRY

GLOW
GALS LIVING OUR WITNESS
OUR PURPOSE STATEMENT
As a community of women created in the image of God, called to discipleship in Jesus Christ, and empowered by the Holy Spirit, we commit ourselves to grow in faith, affirm our gifts, support one another in our callings, engage in ministry and action, and promote healing and wholeness in the church, the society, and the world.
 
QUESTIONS OR SUGGESTIONS CONTACT ONE OF US!
Kathy Hiley – 507-831-4109
Jean Johnson – 507-822-2715
Irene Menken – 507-831-3269
Karen Skarphol – 507-831-5540
Carolyn Torkelson – 507-831-5986
Danni Vagle – 507-831-3288
Donna Vaupel – 507-831-4727
ONGOING FAITH OPPORTUNITIES
Women’s Bible Study:
Every 3rd Thursday of each month at ALC (except June & August) at 1:30pm.
Contact: Carolyn Torkelson – 507-831-5986
 
Prayer Chain:
Be part of a team that prays fro members and their loved ones.
Contact: Rosalee Brodin – 507-831-2330 or Lavonne Swenson – 507-831-5018
 
Hospitality:
Be a part of our Greeter and Usher Teams for Sunday morning. Wednesday evening and Saturday evening worship.
Contact: Karen Wojahn – 507-831-3161 or karen.wojahn@gmail.com
 
Quilters:
We meet at 9am on January 9th & 23rd and the 1st & 3rd Tuesdays in February through April. We meet in the Fellowship Hall to make quilts for missions.
Contact: Carolyn Janssen – 507-831-3082
 
Baby Care Kits, Fabric Kits, Personal Care Kits and School Kits:
These kits are made during the quilting sessions and they are for Lutheran World Relief.
Contact: Carolyn Janssen – 507-831-3082
 
Sunshine Greetings:
This is a ministry that sends notes of encouragement.
Contact: Judy Woizeschke – 507-831-2262
 
Altar Guild:
This group meets the 2nd Tuesday each month at 2pm, except in June, July and August. The primary duties are communion & baptism preparation and altar care.
Contact: Judy Holt – 507-831-2128 or Kathy Hiley – 507-831-4109
 
Prayer Shawl Ministry:
We knit or crochet prayer shawls while praying for whomever the recipient may be. These shawls bring love, comfort and God’s healing presence to those who are suffering.
Contact: Kathy Hiley – momhiley@gmail.com
 
Library Board:
Contact: Robin Rahn – 507-831-2182 or Judy Holt – 507-831-2128
 
Decorating Committee:
This group handles the seasonal decorating of the church.
Contact: Carol Vought – 507-831-4717 or Judy Holt – 507-831-2128
 
F.Y.I.
All Members of ALC are in a work unit to serve for events and funerals on a rotating basis. If you would like to volunteer to serve beyond your group, please contact…
Contact: Jean Johnson – 507-822-2715
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
GLOW EVENTS
2017-2018
March 2 – World Day of Prayer
March 31 – Prayer Vigil
April – Shetek Spring Gathering
April – GLOW Night Out
June 7 – Ice Cream Social and Mikkelson Manor
June 23 – Shetek Quilt Auction
June 29-30 – SW MN Synod Women of the ELCA Convention
September 7-8 – Shetek Women’s Retreat
September – Shetek Fall Workshop
November 17 – Love Boxes
December 6 – Christmas Tea
December – Sogge Home Christmas Party
 
Be watching for more information about these events throughout the year in the ALC Messenger, Worship Bulletins, on this Website, Facebook and Posters around the church.
 
 
PLAN TO BE A PART OF GLOW