​Weekly Announcements

Sunday School for All Ages @ 9:50AM -  All welcome.  Join us!!!

​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!

Adult Bible Study - Come join the lively discussion on Monday mornings from 10:30 to noon.  Each week we gather in the chapel to study and discuss the scripture readings for the following Sunday.  No experience is necessary.  Come when you are able.  See you there!

​​​​Coffee and a Prayer – Monday, February 5th,  From 7:30am to 8:30am Christ Lutheran members share a hot cup of coffee and a prayer to start the week with those who drive or walk by our building.  Lots of volunteers are needed!!!  If you are available any time between 7:00am and 9:00am please join us as we share the love of God in our community.  A good time is guaranteed whatever the weather!  Contact Pastor Cindy (982-8334; pastorcindy@christlutheranroanoke.org) for more information or to volunteer.   In addition, in December we are providing Coffee and a Prayer in the morning on Thursday, December 21st to invite our neighbors to join us on Christmas Eve.

Neighbor To Neighbor –  If you are in need of transportation to an appointment or the grocery store, a meal brought in, or if you could use some yard work or minor household chores done, please contact the church office (982-8334) to schedule a volunteer.

Current needs for the CIA Pac a Snac ministry are oatmeal, fruit cups and dry erase markers for the new semester.  We are still looking for volunteers to pack snacks once a month in teams of three to four at Grandin Court Baptist church.It only takes an hour.  Thank you for your continued support of this important ministry. 

Middle and Sr. High Youth Activities
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.

SonDaze (music ministry for elementary age children)​ meets each Sunday at 4:00pm.  Children gather for singing, musical games, crafts, and ice cream sundaes. Contact Sister Mary for more information.

Women’s Tuesday Night Bible Study  The women’s Bible Study Group is studying the Gospel of Luke.  Join us any week on Tuesday evening at 7 pm in the parlor.  All women welcome!

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.

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.   

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.

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