Latest News and Updates


Special Summer Sunday School Program

Our new superintendent of Sunday School, Marie Maierhofer has come up with a new plan for our summer Sunday school.

She has titled this summers adventure “Journey with Jesus”.

There is something for all ages!

Our Sunday school classes start at 9:15 am between our 2 worship services.  On the fifth Sunday of the month, July 29th there is no Sunday school scheduled.


July 14th, Saturday 9:00 am Worship/Music Committee Meeting

There is a worship/music committee meeting being held on Saturday, July 14th.

This committee works hand in hand with Pastor Bonnie.

The hymns we sing on Sundays are chosen too.

Do you have a special hymn you’d like to sing?  Talk to one of our committee members!

WELCA general meeting July 15th

Sunday, July 15th after our second worship service, our ladies of the ELCA will be holding a general meeting open to all women where upcoming events in our church are discussed and plans are made.  Your ideas are important to the growth of our church so please come and share with us!

There will be a spaghetti lunch served before the meeting.


Third Monday of each month – Outreach Committee Meeting

July 16th is our next meeting at 7:00 pm. Contact Jeff Wurzbach for more details.

Everyone is welcome to attend our monthly Outreach Committee Meeting where they discuss what our church and its members can offer to the community surrounding us.

New ideas are always welcomed!

Help us to be the hands and feet of Jesus in our area!



Luncheon with Friends Bible Study Wednesday, July 18th

Our third Wednesday of each month we will conduct a bible study class at 11:30 am. This Bible study is open to everyone that would like to join in!

There is also a light lunch to be served after the study.

Feed the soul and feed the body! What a great way to spend your time!


Food Pantry Work Day July 28th

Saturday, July 28th is our scheduled food pantry work day in La Vernia from 9:00 to 11:00 am. The pantry opens at 9:30.

We will be collecting school supplies and backpacks for those in need.  More information as to what kind of supplies will be posted at a later date.

The deadline to donate for this program is July 29th.  There is always a need for other items during the year and non-perishable food is always welcomed

Volunteers are needed so if you would like to join in and lend a helping hand please contact Dawn Young.

The service area for the La Vernia Food Pantry is the La Vernia ISD territory.

July 29th Fifth Sunday of the Month and special congregational meeting

July 29th is our fifth Sunday of the month of July!

This means we will only have one worship service at 9:30 am.

After the worship service, there is a special congregational meeting scheduled and all confirmed members of Christ Lutheran are invited to come.

There is also a pot-luck luncheon being served.

Feel free to bring your favorite dish or dessert to share.

Worship, Fellowship, and Food!

Pastor Bonnie says to bring your favorite board games so we can make the time together even more enjoyable!

Everyone is invited to attend!

Confirmation Camp Ebert Ranch

Our confirmation students will be heading to Ebert Ranch in the Hill Country for a wonderful adventure of sun, fun, and Jesus!

They will be leaving on July 22nd and returning on July 28th.

On July 29th they will share with the congregation pictures and stories of their fun-filled week.


July 30th thru August 3rd Vacation Bible School

Cross Trails Ministry will be coming to our church on July 30th thru August 3rd to lead us in a Vacation Bible School program.

The hours are 5:30 8:30 pm. With a light supper being served at 5:15.

We have secured 40 spots for K-5th grade so please register soon to secure your child’s spot. We will also have pre-k classes for the younger children.

We will open the registration to the community in a couple of weeks but feel free to contact the church office for details or to see how you can get your registration packet.

Volunteers are needed to help out the Cross Trails Ministry team.


Festival Photos 2017

On Feb. 26 we celebrated our 131st anniversary as a congregation with our annual festival.  A great time was had by all.  Thanks to all who came out to support and celebrate our ministry in New Berlin and beyond!
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