On Sunday, May 4, 2014, Faith Lutheran School students and their families gathered with members of Faith Lutheran Church, Faith Lutheran School faculty and staff and members of the community for the the school's annual Faith Family Picnic.
At the event, three staff members at Faith Lutheran School were recognized for years of service anniversaries:
• Tim Merritt of Plano - Faith Lutheran School Headmaster – recognized for serving 20 years as a teacher in Lutheran schools
• Connie Telschow of Plano - Faith Lutheran School Kindergarten teacher – recognized for serving 10 years as a teacher in Lutheran schools
• Sue Wells of Allen - Faith Lutheran School secretary, has also taught Spanish at the school – recognized for serving 16 years at Faith Lutheran School
"We are blessed to have these talented people serving at our school," said Faith Lutheran Church senior pastor Rev. James Woelmer of Lucas. "They are a blessing to all of us, especially to our students. We thank God for them and for their service."
About Faith Lutheran School
In 1971, the congregation of Faith Lutheran Church in Plano, Texas established a four-year-old preschool for children of the congregation. Since then, the school has grown and opened enrollment to others in the community on a tuition basis. Faith Lutheran School is fully accredited and currently provides classes from pre-school three-year-olds through the twelfth grade. School curriculum is based on the classical model of education. The school's educational program also includes both sports and the fine arts. To learn more about Faith Lutheran School, please visit the school's web site at www.flsplano.org or call 972.423.7448.
About Faith Lutheran Church:
Faith Lutheran Church is a conservative congregation of believers in the Lord Jesus Christ that confesses the teachings of the historic Christian church as they are taught in the Bible. Faith Lutheran Church is a member of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod and has locations in both Plano and Wylie, Texas. For more information, please visit www.faithplano.org or call 972.423.7447
Photo caption: L to R, Faith Lutheran School Board of Christian Education Chairman Steven Krycho of Plano, Faith Lutheran School Headmaster Timothy Merritt of Plano, Faith Lutheran School Secretary Sue Wells of Allen, and Faith Lutheran School Kindergarten teacher Connie Telschow of Plano, with Faith Lutheran Church Senior Pastor Rev. James Woelmer of Lucas. Krycho and Woelmer presented certificates of appreciation and a small gift to each staff member in recognition of their years of service at the Faith Lutheran Church & School annual Faith Family Picnic on Sunday, May 4, 2014.