Announcements for the week of Aug 19-26
Important Worship News: We will resume our regular Sunday Worship schedule on September 9th. Services will be held at 8:15am and 10:30am. Sunday School classes will meet between services, 9:30-10:15am.
On the calendar at Christ Lutheran Church:
Tuesday, Aug. 14...1:30pm: Prayer Shawls group
6:30pm: Council meeting
Wednesday, Aug. 15…1:00pm: Volunteers needed to mow at the Four Church Farm. Contact Bill Andersonor Stephen Goff if you plan to help.
Thursday, Aug. 16...6:30pm: Folk Legends
Friday, Aug. 17...9:30-11:00am: Food Pantry Produce Market
Sunday, Aug. 19…9:20am: Men’s Chorus
9:30am: Sunday School planning meeting—All teachers, please attend. Meet in big red classroom.
Tuesday, August 21…9:00am: Sewing Group
2:00-7:00pm: The American Red Cross Blood Drive will be held here. Please consider donating blood as the blood supply is low right now. You may sign up in the lobby or by calling Bill & Shirley Anderson. Walk-ins are welcome!
6:00pm: Four Church Farm meeting at the Farm
Friday, Aug. 24...9:30-11:00am: Food Pantry Produce Market
Thursday, Aug. 30…7:15pm: Worship and Music Committee meeting
Three more volunteers needed to help with construction for Habitat for Humanity in Licking County on September 15 from 8:30am-4:00pm. The sign-up sheet is in the lobby.
We are in need of plastic grocery bags to help with the Food Pantry Produce Market. Please recycle yours for a good cause. You may leave your donations in the office.
Preparation for “God’s Work, Our Hands” Sunday on Sept. 16th.
The following donations are needed by Sept. 9th:
(A box will be available in the church lobby for donations.)
· Blank note cards with one hand-written Bible verse of encouragement or positive and prayerful message
(signed but without last name) (150 total)
· Small bottles of hand sanitizer
· Small devotionals such as old copies of Our Daily Bread or any other devotional that is small in size
· Lifesaver spearmints (individually packaged) or individually wrapped peppermints
· Granola bars
· Small packages of Kleenex
· White Lunch bags (150 total)
Looking Ahead: We need five more volunteers to help with construction for Habitat for Humanity for Licking County on September 15 from 8:30am to 4:00pm. Please sign up in the lobby.
The pray-ground is a wiggle space for our youngest members. We ask that children who visit this area follow three simple rules:
1. Visit with a parent or guardian.
2. Place toys back in the basket when done.
3. Use a whisper if talking is necessary.
An Invitation to Men (high school & college students, too!)
Men’s Chorus will provide special music on Sunday, August 26th. We welcome men to attend 2 short rehearsals; the first is this morning August 12 and the second is on Aug. 19th, 9:20-9:45am each time. (We’ll meet in the sanctuary following the early service.)
Women’s Chorus will provide special music on Sunday, September 2nd. Women (high school & college students as well) are invited to join us for one Sunday rehearsal on August 26th, 9:20-9:45am.
Consider joining one of these ensembles for our new season, which begins in September!
Praising God in our Weekly Worship Services!
Making Connections with God and our Church Family!
We’re excited to offer NEW OPPORTUNITIES for singers
to join us as we try two new ensembles in September and October.
Trinity Choir will begin our music season on Sunday, September 9th. Join us for our 3 or 4-part choir, which will sing 3 times per month at either the 8:15 or 10:30 service. Our full group rehearsals will be on Sunday mornings at 9:30 in the Music Room. Additional rehearsals focused on individual parts will be on Mondays beginning Sept 10th from 7:00-8:00pm.
Generations Sing! Please join in the opportunity to sing unison and easy harmonies! This multi-generational group will sing once or twice per month. We’ll begin with rehearsals on Monday, September 24th, 7:00-8:00pm and Sunday, Sept 30th at 9:30am (prior to the 10:30 service). We’ll plan to have this group sing once or twice per month, generally the 1st and or 4th Sunday of the month.