The Rev. Dan Purtell will be installed as pastor of Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Sturbridge, Mass., on Sunday, October 20 at 3:00 pm. Rostered ministers are invited to vest and process; color of the day is green. Reception to follow the installation.
2020 Oberammergau Passion Play / Reformation Tour
This is a 12-day tour to Germany set for June 28-July 9, 2020. The tour will include the well-known Passion Play put on every ten years by the citizens of the small Bavarian town of Oberammergau and a tour north through towns important to Martin Luther and the Reformation. The detailed itinerary and other information, including online registration, for the tour can be found here:www.pilgrimtours.com/groups/smlhoffman2020.htm Reservation deadline October 31;