Rebecca Sisters’ 2015 Annual Report

 

Officers 2015

President –  Linda Dahmer

Vice President –  Christine William

Secretary –  Laurel Albisser

Treasurer –  Susan Shultz

 

The Rebecca Sisters meet at 7pm the second Wednesday of each month at the homes of different members.  Each meeting is opened with a song, followed by prayer, scripture reading and a Bible study.  We have 16 members.  Two new members joined in 2015.  Average attendance each meeting was 11 – 12 members.

 

We provided support, participated and contributed in ways such as:

·         LWML Mites

·         Sponsored a child through Christian Children Fund of Canada

·         Purchased a Bible Study Companion for use at the Church

·         Student parcels for those attending university or college

·         Tapestry magazine for our members

·         Funeral lunches

·         Christmas Tea & Bazaar

·         Sympathy cards for Church members

·         Christmas card for those who visited the Church

·         Kitchen cleaning at the Church

·         Purchased a new large coffee maker for the kitchen

·         Provided supper for the Watoto Choir who performed at the Church to raise awareness and support for the orphanages in Uganda

·         Spring renewal

·         Food for our families in need at Easter

·         Sent offerings and a collection for the Mission Walk with a local delegate to National Convention

·         Monetary support for Vacation Bible School

·         LWML Sunday in October – collected items for Emergency Care Kits

·         Stocked a clinic for refugee camp and purchased mosquito nets through Canadian Lutheran World Relief

·         Participated at Christmas Pot-Blessed Supper, Red Stockings, Christmas Mission Tree and offered a Gift for Baby Jesus

 

We also share the costs of kitchen and bathroom cleaning supplies, Faith Alive Grade 3 Bibles, Communion wine and altar candles.