Church Grant News: Christ's Lutheran church has received a grant through the Lily Endowment, Inc. Clergy Renewal Program. The grant will
support a sabbatical time of renewal for Pastor Sonja (and us?) from June 1 to September 12, 2019. We are delighted and grateful to receive this grant.
Mission Endowment Fund Grants Awards:
Today we will be recognizing organizations that were selected to receive 2018 MEF grants: The Carter Center, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Family of Woodstock, Inc., and Ulster Literacy
Sunday School is meeting today in the Parish Hall.
Children ages 3 and up are invited to attend. Classes began at 10:00 a.m. and will end at 11:15 a.m. at which time the children will be dismissed into worship.
Annual Congregational Meeting:
Mark your calendars for our Annual Congregational Meeting on Sunday, November 4, directly after worship. A light lunch will be served.
Ministry Reports: Please submit your reports to
email@example.com by Sunday, Oct 28.
Stewardship Meeting: Wednesday, October 10 at 1:00 in the Fellowship Hall.
Church Council Meeting: Thursday, October 11.
Vesper at 6:30 and meeting at 7:00.
An Introduction (or refresher!) to + Who We Are + What We Believe + What We Do: The first session is being offered on October 14: "We Are Church" The center of our life together is worship. October 21: "We Are Lutheran" We are a church that walks by faith. October 28: "We Are Church together" "We Are Church for the Sake of the World" All classes will meet 12-1p.m. in the Parish Hall upstairs.
See Last Year's "New" Luther Movie: "Martin Luther: The Idea that Changed the World" will be screened Sunday, October 14, at 4p.m. at Atonement Lutheran Church 100 Market St. in Saugerties.
The film is approximately 2 hours long.
On Saturday, October 27, from 9– 3:00p.m. Healthy Congregations is offering a workshop on Healthy Relationships. Join us at King of Kings Lutheran Church in New Windsor. See Carmen Adler for registration forms.
Christ - O - Lanterns: In preparation for our Halloween open house at CLC, we invite the congregation to help carve Christ –O- Lanterns upstairs after worship in the Fellowship Hall on Sunday
Adam's Cards: Available upon request. This new approach will allow us to have Adam's cards on a more steady basis. See David Adler
to purchase Adam's cards.
Thrivent Action Team Grants: Please contact Carmen Adler at 679-5328 for more information.
Just a Reminder: If you wish to have a comfortable temperature
during your meetings, please contact David Adler at 679-5328. He will program the thermostats to provide heat for your meeting.
Snow Cancellation Policy: Christ's Lutheran Church
activities are canceled whenever Onteora Schools close for bad weather. Worship cancellation due to bad weather: call church council president.
Office Hours: The office will be open on Thursdays,
12:30 until 3:00.
Announcements to share?
E-mail them to firstname.lastname@example.org or call the church office at 679-2336 no later than 8:00 a.m. each Thursday to be included in that Sunday's weekly bulletin.