​​Annual Congregational Meeting and Potluck Luncheon – Sunday, January 28 at 12:30PM all are invited to gather in the Fellowship Hall.  After lunch we’ll review some highlights from 2017 and look forward to ministry together in 2018.  All are invited!

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Winter Celebration – All High School youth are invited to participate in this annual Virginia Synod event.  Music, comedy, worship, faith sharing, free time in a beautiful setting at Eagle Eyrie Retreat Center will make this an event you won’t want to miss!  Youth and adults from Christ Lutheran will be going Friday, January 26 and returning Sunday, January 28.  Contact Pastor Dave ASAP if you are interested.

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Looking Ahead to February
Fat Tuesday – February 13th – 6pm Pancake Supper followed by Bingo.  Bring a gift valued at $5 or under to donate for Bingo prizes.
Ash Wednesday – February 14th – 12 Noon – Ash Wednesday Worship followed by a light lunch.  7pm – Ash Wednesday Worship
Wednesdays in Lent we have our traditional Soup & Bread Suppers at 6pm followed by Lenten Worship at 7pm.  Look for the poster in the narthex to sign up to bring soup, help set up and/or clean up.

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​​​​​​​​​​​SonDaze
A music program for children in Kindergarten through 5th grade. The group meets on Sundays (September-May) from 4:00 PM to 5:15 PM for music, crafts, games, supper and ice cream sundaes.

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​​​​​​Women’s Tuesday Night Bible Study
The women's Tuesday Night Bible Study meets every Tuesday at 7:00 p.m.in the parlor. All women are welcome. Contact the Church Office for more information.

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Adult Bible Study
Join other interested adults each Monday (September-May) morning as we gather in the chapel at 10:30 to preview the scripture readings for the upcoming Sunday.

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Pastor's Lunch Bunch
On the second Thursday of each month (September-May) Pastor Dave cooks a wonderful lunch for anyone interested in attending. A free-will offering is collected. Please call the church office by Tuesday prior to the Thursday lunch if you plan to attend.

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Bonjour mom ami! Join us for an international dinner as we celebrate the romance of France on February 24.  As in the past, the host will cook the main course, and we will ask those who sign up to either bring an appetizer, vegetable, or dessert.  We will find some easy recipes if you need help, so please don't hesitate to join us.  We want your company.  If you are new to our dinners, just sign up on the yellow sheet or call the church office.  The week before the party, we will have you sign up for what you want to bring, and then we assign everyone to homes.  We will call or have you call during the week so that you know whose home you will be visiting.  It's a fun evening and open to any adult. 

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Christ Lutheran Church will again sponsor a team for the Komen Race for the Cure.  Mark your calendars now for Saturday, April 14.  More details to follow. 





News & Events

​Sunday Worship Schedule
8:30 AM & 11AM - Traditional Worship      (childcare available)
5:30 PM - Contemporary Worship


​​Sunday School ​
Classes and activities for all ages - 9:50 AM​​​​​ 
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​​​​Coffee and a Prayer
On the first Monday of the month from 7:30am to 8:30am the Evangelism Committee and other volunteers share coffee, doughnuts, and an invitation to worship to passersby at the corner of Grandin and Brandon.  Lots of volunteers are needed! If you are available at that time of day, please join us as we share the love of God in our community.  Contact Pastor Cindy (982-8334; pastorcindy@christlutheranroanoke.org) for more information or to volunteer.

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Parents' Gathering ​​   On the Second Sunday of the month (September-May) parents of infants through high schoolers gather in the parlor for informal conversation, that we may support one another as we seek to raise faithful healthy children.

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​​Light the Next 100 for Christ! ​On Sunday, March 19, 2017 Christ Lutheran Church members and friends offered pledges of support for the ministry of this congregation through our current capital campaign.  With gifts, pledges, and matching funds from the congregation's endowment, we are close to meeting our $1.5 million dollar goal!

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Handyman Club
Christ Lutheran Handyman Club meets the second Tuesday of each month at 8:00 AM at the Salem Pancake House and then return to the church for a morning of handyman chores. It is open to anyone interested in helping with small chores and fix-it projects around the church.
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Prayer Ministry Team
All are welcome. If you have a particular prayer concern, come and let us pray with or for you. Please join us on the first Monday of each month at 9:30 AM.

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Yarn and a Prayer
This group gathers to knit/crochet prayer shawls and baptismal blankets. You don't need to know how to knit or crochet to join this group. There are people there to teach you this skill. This is a wonderful opportunity to share fellowship, learn a new craft and create beautiful shawls (to be given to people needing prayer) and blankets (to be given to babies being baptized). This event is open to all!
Yarn 'n Prayer will not meet over the summer.  Contact the church office for information about making shawls to donate in the coming months.

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Women's Book Club
The group meets on the second Thursday of each month. All women are invited to participate in this fun and insightful group.  Contact the church office for more information.

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New Member Classes
Those interested in joining Christ Lutheran Church as members, learning more about the congregation, or about the Lutheran faith are invited to attend the next 3-session new members classes. If you are interested in attending these classes, please contact Pastor Dave or call the church office. 

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​​​​Social Club
On the first and third Thursday of most months, Christ Lutheran volunteers host a group of adults with developmental and physical challenges for dinner and fun activities.  Cook teams arrive at 5pm and the event ends around 7:30pm.  Hosts, servers, cooks, and drivers are needed.  Please contact the church office for more information.

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