"Keep Awake therefore, for you do not know on what day your Lord is coming."
| Sunday Worship: ........
||8am & 9am
| Sunday School: ...........
||Rev. Joanne A. Bond
| Church Office:
| Preschool Director:
| Preschool Office Phone:
The Week at a Glance:
8am & 9am
Jr. Choir Rehersal
Feeding the Flock
"Hang Out" Time
Bell Choir rehearsal
Choir rehearsal (adult/teen)
Communion Assistants & Assistant Ministers meeting
"Family Night" Oktoberfest
Tai Chi class
8am & 9am - Eucharist|
9am - Sunday School
10:15am - Coffee Hour
Jr Choir Rehersal
Mark your calendars !
- Oct 3, 10, 12 & 24 - New Member Classes If you wish to join our
church or just review basic Lutheran teachings, please join us starting Oct 3rd.
Please RSVP to the Church Office.
Alternatively, classes will be offered at 11am Sundays on Nov 5th, 12th &19th.
Please let Pastor know if you plan to attend.
- Oct 14th - 3rd Annual Tag Sale 10:00 am – 4:00 pm For the benefit of
Cross of Christ. Sign up for a full table or half table in the Church foyer.
Benefit to you: clean out any items from your attic, basement, garage, yard,
closets and get rid of them! Benefits to the Church: raise $$$ for the general fund.
All unsold items will be donated to a local charity for resale or reuse.
- Oct 19th - Lectors, Communion Assistants, & Assisting Ministers meeting.
Lectors at 7pm, Communion Assistants, & Assisting Ministers at 7:30pm.
- Oct 20th - Family Night/Oktoberfest at 6:30pm. If you are a member of
our church family, we invite you to join us for Family Fun and Fellowship and to
celebrate OKTOBERFEST. We will have Bratwurst (or Chicken Nuggets for those who do
not like Bratwurst!) Sauerkraut, Apple Sauce, and Potato Salad. Look for a sign-up
sheet in the Church Hallway. We hope you can join us. And, be sure to bring your
family! You may bring a dessert to share!
- Oct 22 - Guest Preacher the Rev. Marcia Parkinson-Harrison, who serves as
pastor of Resurrection Lutheran Church in St. Albans, will be a guest preacher
as we begin a "mission partnership" between our two congregations. This mission
partnership will include a fellowship event being planned for November.
We will pray for our mission partner church every Sunday. We will learn from
each other and grow in God’s grace through this special relationship.
- Nov 1st - 500th Anniversary of the Reformation at 5:30 p.m. we will join
together with our brothers and sisters in the Metro NY Synod, as we mark this
moment in history, in the largest gothic footprint in the world, the Cathedral
of Saint John the Divine in New York City. A commemorative Eucharist will
begin at 6:00 p.m. and feature rich music, including a specially commissioned
anthem, ecumenical guests, and a procession. Rev. Dr. Robert Alan Rimbo, bishop
of the Metropolitan New York Synod, will preside and preach during this worship
service. A special reception will immediately follow the Service. A sign-up sheet
and possible bus arrangements to be announced. A bus will leave from St. Paul’s
in East Northport at 3:30 p.m. The cost is $25 per person. You must RSVP today
to Pastor or the church office.
- Nov 5th - All Saints Sunday Names of members and friends who have passed
on this year will be read at worship. In addition, we’d like to include a photo
of your loved ones on a banner. We invite you to submit photos and names of
those you wish to be included in prayer.
- Nov 12th - Blood Drive Mark your calendars!
- Tai Chi Classes - Fridays at 7pm Fee: $10.00 per class. Good for the mind,
body and spirit! Call the Church Office for more information
- The Food Pantry Is currently in need of canned fruit, shelf stable
milk (Parmalat) small jars of mayonnaise and cereal. And is always in need
of the following items: soup, canned vegetables (peas, carrots, mixed),
canned fruit, shelf stable milk (such as Parmalat), pasta sauce, peanut butter,
jelly, chunky style soup, cereal, and canned tuna. Thank you - Social Ministry.
- Feeding the Flock has been serving our community for over 20 years
now. It takes many hands to complete this task each week. There are a
number of different jobs at different times throughout the day. Please contact
Pastor Bond at the church office if you would like to get involved in our soup
kitchen. We can use your help.
- Preschool Registration for the 2017-2018 School year is under way. Stop by
the Preschool for an application. Full Day Sessions are available as we are a NYS
Office of Children and Family Services licensed facility.
- Preschool Help Wanted We are currently looking for loving, dedicated individuals
to work with the children in our preschool in the morning and afternoon session as a
substitute Teacher. If interested in working with the children please send your resume
to Allison Marinos at the Preschool office.
- Prime Timers meet every Wed at noon. All 50+ are welcome to join.
- Crosswords Article Submissions are due on the 15th of every month.
Pastoral Requests: If you become hospitalized or are having a surgical procedure,
please inform the church office so that your name may be included in the prayers of the church,
and so that we may visit you to bring comfort and/or Holy Comunion.
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