THANK YOU for joining us today! We hope you were edified by God’s Word today and would like to join us again! We also hope that you felt comfortable and welcome here at Cross of Life. Let us know how we can help. Stay afterward for coffee and treats! Please fill out the Connect Card, and we’ll see you next week!
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DIVINE CALL STATUS At our congregational meeting on Sunday, April 22, it was unanimously decided to proceed with submitting our application for an assignment from the 2018 graduating class of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary. The assignments will take place on Thursday, May 24 at 11am. That service will be live-streamed on the Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary website and that is when we will find out if we receive a candidate assigned to us. Please keep this in your prayers!
PASTORAL SUPPORT During our vacancy we have called Pastor Mark Henrich from Hope, Toronto to be our official interim (vacancy) pastor. If you are need of pastoral support or counseling, do not hesitate to contact him at 647-546-8257 (mobile) or by email at email@example.com.
COMMUNITY GARDEN PLANTING DAY Saturday, May 19 from 10am-2pm. There will be an educational component and a hands-on component to the day. This is a family-friendly event. All are welcome. You can register for the event through the email link that was sent on April 24.
SPRING CLEAN UP at the Ministry Centre will take place on Saturday, May 26 @ 10am. We could use as many hands as possible to make light work of it all. Donald Forget will be coordinating, so speak with him if you are able to assist.
SOCCER CAMP registration continues! Help get the word out to your friends by sharing a flyer, email, or Facebook post. Dates this year are July 9-13, 2018. $60 per participant until June 18 ($75 afterwards). How many children can we share the gospel with this year? Can we get to 300?
MINI FEATHERS is the Junior Gardener’s program for kids aged 4-12 that will be held over the summer on Saturdays from June 2nd to August 25th in our Community Garden. Registration cost is $160 by May 1 ($190 afterwards until May 25). Children will get hands-on experience with gardening, doing crafts, learning about animals and the environment. The kids will also have the opportunity to share in the harvest! Speak to Kevin if you are interested.
WELS INTERNATIONAL YOUTH RALLY Teens! This is a summer experience you will want to check out. June 26-29, 2018. Theme: Never Alone. Bowling Green State University, Ohio. See the information at the Guest Services table or speak to Kevin if you are interested.
PRODIGAL GOD BIBLE STUDY Through Jesus’ beloved Parable of the Prodigal Son, this Bible study will change the way you see Christianity all together! Join us at 9:30am each Sunday before Worship.
FAITH JOURNEY NIGHT will be meeting at the Ministry Centre this Wednesday, May 9th from 6:00-7:30pm for children and youth classes and also Women’s Group.
SMALL GROUPS AND BIBLE STUDIES Trimester 3 has begun! Check out the opportunities at the back of your worship folders.
SUNDAY SCHOOL AND ADULT BIBLE STUDY meet every Sunday at 9:30am. Don’t miss these opportunities to be in God’s Word, especially if you are unable to attend a small group during the week. Everyone needs this rest!
IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN BECOMING A COMMUNICANT MEMBER here at Cross of Life, we would love to go through a few Bible studies with you to share what this means of God’s grace is all about and why it is so important. We are willing to set up these Bible information sessions in any setting that would be most comfortable for you - single, couple, group, your home, church classroom, etc. We will find a time that will work! Talk to Staff Minister Kevin Walker today!
SCHULZ ADDRESS UPDATE Want to stay in touch with the Schulz family? Their new address is: 9272 Cove Point Circle, Boynton Beach, FL 33472. You can reach them by email or phone at firstname.lastname@example.org (561-284-4939)
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