BOOK CLUB To kick off our new season in September, we will discuss Outlive Your Life: You Were Made to Make a Difference, by Max Lucado (2010). Join us anew on Tuesday, September 26, at 7:15.
A play group for children ages 0-3! This interactive play group for children and parents (or other favorite adults) will be led by Patti Bareither, CLEWS Director, on Fridays, September 8, 15, and 22, from 9:30 to 11:30. The group will meet downstairs in the classrooms at Christ Lutheran Church. For more information or to register for this fun group, pick up the form available on the narthex table.
God’s blessings to our 13 confirmands who will affirm their Christian baptisms and confirm their
Christian and Lutheran Faith this Sunday during the 11:00 worship service. The banners which
adorn the chancel area were designed by the confirmands to reflect their faith-life. Let us lift up
these confirmands in prayer:
JEREMIAH ALLAN BURDEN
DEREK MICHAEL LINKO
LAUREN OLIVIA DUDEK
KAYLA ROSE RICE
LINDSEY KATELYN DUDEK
KIMBERLY JESSICA SAVAGE
LILLY ANN FITZSIMMONS
TAYLOR RENEE STENGEL
EDWARD FRANCIS HOWANIEC
PAYTON ALYCE VANDENBURG
ANDREA LARA KORZONAS
BROOKE MARIE WEHMEIER
GRIFFIN WILLIAM LEHNHARDT
With appreciation and gratitude, the confirmands would like to thank:
♥ Our teachers, Monica Stampanato, Jeanette Miller, and Dr. George Garrett, for
volunteering their time to teach us. And to Brian Alexander for serving as a
♥ The Banner Committee for crafting our beautiful banners and emblems of faith,
and to Ken Karlson for making the banner stands.
♥ The Hospitality Committee for their service at the Retreat and Confirmand Supper.
And to Diane Linkowski for taking pictures at these events (see bulletin board).
♥ Walter Burden, Rick Peterson, Dean Porzel, Jo Ann Rohlfs, Kathi Sterling, and youth
Diana Borgstahl, Will Driver, and Andrea FitzPatrick for their assistance with the
♥ Mr. and Mrs. Jason Borgstahl, for the special Chi-Rho pins for the Confirmands.
For sharing in our special day and for all you’ve done, thank you!
The Diefenthaler Foundation for Professional Church Workers was established in August 1983 as a testimonial to † Mark Diefenthaler and his ministry as Director of Christian Education at Christ Lutheran. Scholarships from the fund are available to students preparing for full-time church work. Applications are available in the Church Office. Applicants must reapply every year. Applications are due by June 30.
The summer worship schedule begins Saturday, May 27, and continues through Sunday, September 3. The Saturday worship service will be at 5:00, and Sunday services will be held at 8:00 and 10:00. ☼ Beginning Friday, May 26, the Church Office will begin summer hours. The Church Office will be open Monday through Thursday from 8:30 to 5:00, and on Fridays from 8:30 to 3:00.