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Inspirational Worship: Welcome to the Heart of Christ in the City

“Inspirational Worship: Welcome to the Heart of Christ in the City” is the third of four videos that will highlight each area of the mission statement of Christ Lutheran Church.

The mission statement of Christ Lutheran Church is to connect people to Jesus through:

  • Inspirational Worship
  • Loving Service
  • Caring Fellowship
  • Relevant Education

so that they may know, and grow in, his love.

Adult Bible Study Opportunities

Pastor’s Study Class – I Thessalonians – Sundays 9:30 am
Rev. Ziehr Bible Study – Hebrews – Thursdays 10:00 am
Men’s Bible Study – ‘Battle Ready’ – First Tuesdays of Month 7:30 pm

Thrivent Arbors Community – Sept. 14-28

Sept. 14th & 21st bags will be distributed after both church services for the food drive. The bags are to be returned filled with non-perishable food items on Sunday, the 28th of Sept. Please make certain the dates on the food items have not expired. The filled bags will be taken to Prince of Peace Lutheran Church on Oltorf Street on 29 Sept. Each Monday evening people in need are given food at Prince of Peace. This “Bread for All” food pantry has been in existence since Sept. 2013. This food drive is sponsored by Thrivent Community – Arbors Group. If you have any questions please speak to Jordan. If you have some free time on a Monday and would like to assist with this program please speak to Jordan.

The Quilting Group – Thursday, September 25

All are welcome; no experience is needed. Join us on Thursday, September 25th following Rev. Ziehr’s Bible Study class. The group is also considering going out for a late lunch following the meeting, details TBD.

Capital Area Food Bank – Saturday, September 27

Mark your calendars for Saturday, September 27 from 9 am – 12 noon for our next servant event with the Capital Area Food Bank (8201 South Congress). For ages 8 and older. Please contact Jordan for details and to sign up to volunteer.

R&R Group “October Fun Fest” – Thursday, October 2

Come and join us on Thursday, October 2 in the Church Fellowship Hall about 11:15 am following Rev. Ziehr’s Bible Class. Please bring your own box/bag lunch – tea and dessert provided. Come and celebrate German style! Invite friends, bring a stein to enter in the display contest. Each person is also asked to bring three quarters (money) and to wear your ladenhosen/suspenders or dirndl or any other Duetschland attire. Join us on October 2 for fun and frolic – “Ein Prozit”!

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Sunday Service Times

8:15 am – Traditional Worship Service
9:30-10:30 am – Christian Education
10:45 am – Blended Worship Service

Holy Communion Celebrated
1st and 3rd Sundays at 8:15 am
2nd and 4th Sundays at 10:45 am
5th Sundays at Both Services

Sermon for Sunday, September 21

“Worthy” of the Gospel
(Text: Philippians 1:12-14, 19-30)

Christian Education Hour on Sundays

Kingdom Quest for Children Age 3 – Grade 5
Run the Race for Middle School and High School Youth
Bible Class Led by Pastor John for Adults

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Most Recent Sermon

Sunday, September 14, 2014 (11:25 minutes)

Forgiveness is Not an “Option” (Text: Matthew 18:21-35)

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