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Special Dates and Times for the Month of October

October 6th is Food Pantry Work Day. We will be meeting at 9:00 am at the food pantry in La Vernia. Many hands make quick work! Volunteers needed! Contact Dawn Young

October 7th at 4:00 pm is Family Confirmation Meeting. All our confirmands and parents are invited as our new year for our confirmands begins! Come and join us as we make plans for our new year and make new friends! Lots of exciting things for this group!

October 2nd is National Night Out in Seguin

October 2nd is National Night Out in La Vernia.

October 10th at 9:00 am our Cemetery Committee is meeting to discuss the care of our cemetery and plans for the holidays ahead.

October 28th from 4-7 pm is Trunk or Treating at Christ Lutheran. This is a community event so please spread the word and bring friends. Games, Candy, Food, and Fun abound!

October 9 at 9:30 am Dorcas Circle Women’s Bible Study
October 15th at 7:00 pm our Outreach Committee is meeting.
October 2,16,23,30 at 8:00 am Quilting
October 16th at 7:00 pm Church Council
October 17th at 10:00 am Care Team Committee Meeting
11:30 am Luncheon with Friends Bible Study
October 28th is Reformation Sunday. Communion will be served at both services.
October 29,30,31 from 9:00 am to 11:00 am is Cemetery Work Day as we prepare our cemetery for All Saints Sunday on Nov. 4th.Volunteers needed! Contact Buddy Strey


September 30th is 5th Sunday Celebration

Our theme for this Sunday is “Shine On”.
The worship service is at 9:30 am. We do not have Sunday School on our 5th Sunday’s.
We do have a potluck luncheon at 11:00 am.
Everyone is welcome to come and join us in worship and fellowship!


Meetings for the month of September

The church committees have set schedules for their meetings.
The Quilting Committee meets on Tuesdays at 8:00 am in the fellowship hall with the exception of the 2nd Tuesday of the month.
The Outreach Committee meets on the 3rd Monday of the month which is September 17th at 7:00 pm. Contact Jeff Wurzbach with any questions or concerns.
The Dorcas Circle Women’s Bible Study, led by Jo Kraft, meets on the 2nd Tuesday of the month, September 11th, at 9:30 am in the fellowship hall.
Luncheon with Friends bible study meets on the 3rd Wednesday, September 19th, of the month, led by Pastor Bonnie, at 11:30 am in the fellowship hall.
Care Team Committee Meetings will be held on the 3rd Wednesday of the month, September 19th, at 10:00 am in the fellowship hall.
Church Council meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month, September 18th, at 7:00 pm in the fellowship hall.


Cemetery Committee Meeting and Workday

Saturday, September 8th at 8:00 am is Cemetery Committee Meeting and Workday.
After a meeting, where plans and items of importance are being discussed, the group is going to spray weeds in the cemetery.
If you are able to attend and would like to help out, please bring your sprayer if you have one. Herbicide and additional sprayers, water, sodas, and other items will be provided.


Sunday, September 9th Family Confirmation Meeting

Our confirmation classes are starting up again for the new year!
The confirmation students and their parents are asked to attend this meeting at 9:15 am during the Sunday School time.
This meeting will make plans for future meetings and discuss what our confirmands will be working on during the year.
If your child is ready for confirmation and you have any questions please contact Pastor Bonnie


Dorcas Circle Bible Study for the Women of the church

Dorcas Circle Bible Study is meeting in the fellowship hall on the 2nd Tuesday of the month at 9:30 am.
The bible study is lead by our very own, Jo Kraft, who has a very insightful view on the bible and loves to share with others.
All women of the church are welcome to attend!
If you have any questions please contact Jo Kraft.


September 12th, Wednesday Bell Choir

On Wednesday, September 12th at 7:00 pm our church bell choir is meeting in the fellowship hall to start their practice and get their “notes” together.
If you have an interest in joining in the ringing of the bells, contact Jo Kraft with any questions!


September 15th Lutheran Fall Festival in Fredericksburg Texas

The annual Lutheran Fall Festival, a fundraiser to help Cross Trails (the camping ministry of the Southwestern Texas Synod) is being held in Fredericksburg Texas from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
The day kicks off with a 5K run at 9:00 am. During the day, there is live music, activities for the kids, craft vendors, a quilt show/auction, and a chili cookoff.
Our very own Yvonne Riske and Dawn Young are the chief cooks and bottle washers for the SWT Women of the ELCA chili cooking team.
Come on out for a fun day at the Fredericksburg Markplatz, support Yvonne and Dawn and their friends with the cooking and help support Cross Trails Ministry as they provide funds for Camp Chrysalis and Ebert Ranch.


September 18th, Church Council Meeting

Tuesday, September 18th at 7:00 pm is our monthly church council meeting.
If you have any concerns or new ideas that you would like the council to add to the agenda please contact one of the council members or Donnie Riske, president of our church council.


Third Wednesday of the Month Luncheon With Friends Bible Study

September 19th at 11:30 am is the monthly meeting of our Luncheon with Friends Bible Study lead by our wonderful Pastor Bonnie and everyone is welcome to attend.
A light lunch is served after the study and all those that attend are welcome to bring a dish to share with others.