This Week at CLC~Feb. 11-17, 2018

Christ Lutheran Church
7809 Woodman Road, Richmond, VA 23228
(804) 266-5775

Sunday, February 11: The Transfiguration of Our Lord
CLC HOSTS CARITAS through February 17
• 8:15 a.m. & 10:30 a.m. Worship Services with Holy Communion led by Pr. Jim Kniseley & the disciples of Christ Church
• 9:00 a.m. Early Ensemble Rehearsal
• 9:15 a.m. All Faith Formation Classes
•10:05 a.m. Chancel Choir Rehearsal
•11:40 a.m. Bell Choir Rehearsal
• 2:30 p.m. Casa de Dios

Monday, February 12
CLC HOSTS CARITAS through February 17
12:00 NOON Monday Miracles (AA Meeting)
•7:00 p.m. Church Council Meeting

Tuesday, February 13
CLC HOSTS CARITAS through February 17
• 7:00 p.m. ESL Class

Wednesday, February 14 – Ash Wednesday
CLC HOSTS CARITAS through February 17
• Lamb’s Basket CLC Volunteer Day
•12:00 Noon & 7:00 p.m. Ash Wednesday Worship Services
Chancel Choir Rehearsal ½ hour before the evening worship service & ½ hour after service.

Thursday, February 15
CLC HOSTS CARITAS through February 17

Friday, February 16
CLC HOSTS CARITAS through February 17

Saturday, February 17
CARITAS Departure
• 8:00 a.m. Casa de Dios Church Grounds – Mulch spreading & other tasks
•11:45 a.m. CARITAS break down and clean-up
• 8:00 p.m. Northside Fellowship (AA & AL Anon)

Sunday, February 18: First Sunday of Lent
• 8:15 a.m. & 10:30 a.m. Worship Services with Holy Communion led by Pr. Jim Kniseley & the disciples of Christ Church
• 9:00 a.m. Early Ensemble Rehearsal
• 9:15 a.m. All Faith Formation
•10:05 a.m. Chancel Choir Rehearsal
•11:45 a.m. Bell Choir Rehearsal
• 2:30 p.m. Casa de Dios

Monday, February 19 – OFFICE CLOSED IN OBSERVANCE OF PRESIDENT’S DAY
Please call the church office as the message center will be checked throughout the day & leave a message with a phone number where you can be reached in case of an emergency.
12:00 NOON Monday Miracles (AA Meeting)

UPCOMING EVENTS
February 10-17: CLC HOSTING CARITAS 2018

February 14: Ash Wednesday Services at CLC (12:00 Noon & 7:00 p.m.)

February 19: Church Office Closed in observance of President’s Day Holiday.
Please leave a message in case of an emergency.

Schedule for mid-week worship during Lent 2018 at Christ Lutheran:
Also refer to the “This Week at CLC” blog and the church calendar on our website: www.christlutheran.org

Ash Wednesday Worship at Christ Lutheran
Services offered at 12:00 noon & 7:00 p.m.
Our worship at both services includes the imposition
of ashes, Holy Communion, and Pastor Jim’s sermon.
Our Chancel Choir will sing at the evening service.

Each Wednesday -12:00 noon service at Christ Lutheran
This intimate service will include a short
“interview” with Pastor Jim and a congregation member on the topic, “Encounters with the Divine.” We will have Holy Communion and prayers in this 30-minute service.

On Wednesday evenings February 21, 28 and March 14 & 21
at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church on Woodman Road
Lakeside Churches join for a meal at
5:45 p.m. & worship at 6:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
CLC prepares the food for Feb. 28’s service.
(Note: No meal or service on Wednesday March 7)

Palm Sunday, March 25, at Christ Lutheran
The 8:15 a.m. service will follow the regular liturgy.
10:30 a.m. service will include at this service only our Chancel Choir presenting the meaningful cantata, “Light in Deepest Night.” This is a Lenten Meditation, based on the writings of Julian of Norwich.

Maundy Thursday, March 29, at Christ Lutheran
5:30 p.m. Seder Meal in our Fellowship Hall. Our invited guests are the members of Lakeside Presbyterian Church.
7:00 p.m. service in the Sanctuary.
A combined choir from Lakeside Presbyterian and our CLC Choir will sing & we will have the “stripping of the altar.”

On Good Friday, March 30
We are invited to participate in the Stations of the Cross at Our Lady of Lourdes at 2:00 p.m.
Christ Lutheran will host a Tenebrae Service at 7:00 p.m. with choir members and clergy from several Lakeside Churches participating in this service. The service will include the words of Jesus from the cross and meditative music.

The Festival of the Resurrection (Easter) is April 1. We will worship at 8:15 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Our Easter Breakfast will take place in the Fellowship Hall, between services.