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A LITTLE BIT OF GERMANY

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Shepard High School (Palos Heights) presents “A Little Bit of Germany” on Saturday, February 2, from 4:00 to 8:00. Dinner will be served from 4:00 to 7:00, and the German band Paloma will provide entertainment at the event. Proceeds will support the Shepard students hosting German exchange students and Shepard students traveling to Germany. For […]

FRIENDSHIP FRIDAYS

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FRIENDSHIP FRIDAYS Faith United Methodist Church invites any young adult, 18 and over, with physical, intellectual, and developmental disabilities to Friendship Fridays. Meetings are held on the 2 nd Friday of each month from 6:30 to 8:00. There will be a short Bible story followed by games, crafts, and fun! For more information call Liz […]

GPS IN CHRIST: NAVIGATING THROUGH GRIEF

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We will now be meeting the FIRST THURSDAY OF EACH MONTH ONLY. Our next meeting will be Thursday, February 7, at 10:00. This is an ongoing support group; feel free to come at any time if you are grieving the death of a loved one. Questions may be directed to Donna Garrity.

CAREGIVERS

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All are invited to join the Stephen Ministers on Wednesday, January 23, at 10:45 in the Fireside Room for a presentation from Kathleen Beary of Palos Community Hospital. Kathleen is the Coordinator of Hospice Bereavement & Volunteer Services and Coordinator of the Caregiver Resource Center. She will provide us with information available through the hospital […]

WELCOMING JOY & PRAISE ON SATURDAYS!

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WELCOMING JOY & PRAISE ON SATURDAYS! Due to popular demand, Joy & Praise will lead worship on Saturdays once a quarter beginning on January 19 at the 5:00 service. Join us as we praise our Lord with joyful song.

INSTALLATION OF PARISH OFFICERS

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INSTALLATION OF PARISH OFFICERS This Sunday, January 13, in the 9:30 worship service, retiring officers, newly-elected officers and re-committed church officers will be called forward to be recognized, thanked, welcomed or installed as appropriate. The installation service will take place at approximately 10:10.

ERIN OLMSTED SCHOLARSHIP FUND DONATION DRIVE

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ERIN OLMSTED SCHOLARSHIP FUND DONATION DRIVE If you would like to make a donation (now through January 30), checks should be made payable to The Erin Olmsted Scholarship Fund and mailed to: The Erin Olmsted Scholarship Fund, 15336 Teebrook Drive, Orland Park, 60462, or donate on-line with a credit card at www.erinsaaimforchange.org. Information/donation brochures are […]

CLEWS REGISTRATION FOR 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR

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CLEWS REGISTRATION FOR 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR Members of Christ Lutheran Church may register for the THREE AND FOUR YEAR OLD PRESCHOOL PROGRAM starting NOW! Being a Christ Lutheran member, your child will have first choice of class times and days. Registration packets are available in the CLEWS office or the Church Office. As soon as […]

LUTHERAN WITNESS

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LUTHERAN WITNESS Don’t forget to renew your subscription or submit your new subscription to Lutheran Witness. The cost is $16.00, and an envelope is provided in your offering envelope packet. Deadline to subscribe is Sunday, February 17.

FAITH & CONGREGATION SEMINAR (FCS)

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FAITH & CONGREGATION SEMINAR (FCS) The next session of FCS will meet on Sundays, January 27 and February 10, from 12:15 to 2:15, beginning with lunch fellowship. The class will review the basics of our Christian Faith, Lutheranism, and the specifics of Christ Lutheran congregation. Because of the seminar format, pre-registration and pre-seminar preparations are […]

DIRECT BURIALS AT ABRAHAM LINCOLN CEMETERY

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DIRECT BURIALS AT ABRAHAM LINCOLN CEMETERY The 2019 dates for direct burial at Abraham Lincoln Cemetery are Tuesday, January 8, Thursday, April 11, Friday, July 12, and Monday, October 21, 2019. All services begin at 9:00a in Shelter C. The public is invited to attend.

LADIES AID / LWML

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LADIES AID / LWML The next meeting of the Ladies Aid and LWML will be our Christmas party on Wednesday, December 5, at 1:00. Ladies are reminded to bring their stocking with a donation for the Mittens & More tree, dues for 2019, and a $10 wrapped gift for the Crazy Bunco game. Everyone should […]

BOOK CLUB

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BOOK CLUB Our next meeting will be Tuesday, January 22, 2019, at 7:15, in the Fireside Room. Our book for January will be The Boys in the Cave: Deep Inside the Impossible Rescue in Thailand, by Matt Gutman (2018). Looking to February, our book will be Places Along the Way: Meditations on the Journey of […]

CHRIST LUTHERAN CEMETERY

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CHRIST LUTHERAN CEMETERY At a previous meeting, the Cemetery Board voted to raise the purchase price of a cemetery lot to $1,000.00 on January 1, 2019, based on charges at comparable local cemeteries. Lots are currently available for $800.00 until January 1, 2019. Please direct requests for funeral lots and all other inquiries for the […]

WOMEN’S SCRIPTURE AND PRAYER GROUP

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WOMEN’S SCRIPTURE AND PRAYER GROUP continues this Wednesday, January 16, with our study on the Book of Judges. For this week: Judges 2: 6-23 and Chapter 1, pages 9 and following in booklet “Judges: Returning to God.”

ADULT BIBLE STUDY

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SUNDAY ADULT BIBLE CLASS meets this Sunday, December 9, beginning at 9:30, with Pastor Ray Rohlfs serving as leader. Class meets in the office conference room.

STEPHEN MINISTRY

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STEPHEN MINISTRY The next Stephen Ministry meeting will be held on Wednesday, November 28, at 10:45, in the Fireside Room. Please let Gerry know if you will be unable to attend.

CLEWS REGISTRATION FOR 2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR

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CLEWS REGISTRATION FOR 2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR Registration packets are available in the CLEWS office or the Church Office. Only a few spots remain for both the THREE and FOUR programs! Enroll your child before all classes are full! Call Patti Bareither at 708-448- 2614 if you have any questions, or contact the CLEWS office directly […]

NEW STEPHEN MINISTER

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Next Sunday, January 21, during the 9:30 worship, we are blessed to commission Tammy Marr as a new Stephen Minister to Christ Lutheran Church. Stephen Ministers provide one-on-one, Christ-centered care to people experiencing grief, unemployment, hospitalization, loneliness, divorce, financial stress, terminal illness, and other life difficulties. We praise God for our new caregiver!