Music, Fellowship, and Dessert: Saturday, May 28th at 7 pm in Poppen Hall at St Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church
Mary Ann Siefke is the featured vocalist for an American Songbook. Siefke is serving as a Pastor Intern at St Paul Ev. Lutheran Church, Grosse Pointe Farms; she graduated from Trinity Lutheran Seminary in Columbus, Ohio on Saturday, May 21st with a Masters of Divinity degree and also holds a Masters degree in Music from Trinity Lutheran Seminary. She is now prepared to serve as a Pastor in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Fellow musicians include Linda Bauer, Rev. Justin Dittrich (Pastor at St Paul Ev. Lutheran Church), Rick Grenzke, Bob Mobley, Ben Wrobel and Bill Wrobel. The program includes favorite works from American composers such as Jerome Kern, George Gershwin and Stevie Wonder. There will also be a sing along. This is a fundraising event with sponsorship from Thrivent Financial to support the education of the children of Rev. Samer Azar, Pastor of The Good Shepherd Church at Amman, Jordan. Pastor Azar has been an Ecumenical Minister at Grosse Pointe Memorial Church in 2015 and 2012. Dessert and beverages will be served. Individual tickets are $20; children $5, age 6 & under free. There will also be a Silent Auction that concludes on Sunday, May 29 at 11:15 am. Please contact Mary Mobley for more information, reservations and donation of auction items 313-885-0529. Tickets will be available at the door.