RESURRECTION LUTHERAN CHURCH
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Sunday, August 11 2019
SUMMER SCHEDULE! Service starts at 9:00 am. No Sunday school during the summer.
WOMEN OF THE ELCA
CONVENTION AUGUST 16th -18th
USED GLASSES- We are collecting eyeglasses for LIONS INTERNATIONAL and will take them to the WELCA convention in August.
SPAM ALERT - Be aware of fake emails using pastor's name to ask for gift cards or money. Never send money to these emails.
PRAYERS for kids returning to their schools this week!
BACKPACK BLESSING AUG. 18th We are blessing backpacks, lunch bags or workbags to start off the school year. Please bring your backpacks and adults can bring their workbags too.
SANDWICH SATURDAY AUG 24th We will gather at the church at 9:30am to assemble 200 PB&J sack lunches for distribution downtown that afternoon. Please come and help make sandwiches in the morning and help with this important ministry.
RLC YOUTH PRESENTS MYSTERY DINNER THEATER: CUPCAKE CAPERS AUG 24th at 6:00 – 8:00 pm. Adult Ticket $10 & Child under ten is $5.00. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Show begins promptly at 6:00 p.m. A fundraiser for 2021 National Youth Gathering.
SUMMER LUNCH WITH THE PASTOR – Sign up in the Narthex Hall to go have lunch with the pastor on the last Wed of the month- AUG 28th at 12:30, we will meet you at Village Inn Restaurant at 3535 S. Meridian Ave, Wichita, KS. A reminder that it’s free pie day too!
FIRST BIBLE CLASS – If your child is ready to receive their first Bible, please sign up in the narthex hallway. If there is enough interest, please attend classes with your child from 6-7pm on Tue Sept 10, 17, 24, Oct 1 with presentation on Oct 6th during service. (Deadline: Sept 1st)
CROP WALK IS OCT 6th AT SEDGWICK COUNTY PARK. We are celebrating the 50th year anniversary of the walk this year! We would love to have a great RLC representation to walk with Pastor Elizabeth. Protein is the most requested food type among local food pantries. Please help with our annual peanut butter drive which will be taken to the walk on Oct 6th!
MATCHING GIFT CHALLENGE To provide funding for the ELCA seminaries, First Lutheran Church of Topeka, KS is inviting us to participate in a Matching Gift Fund Challenge in an effort to raise $10,000 between now and Jan 31st, 2020. To contribute to this fund, make checks payable to RLC with ELCA Seminaries in the memo.
THRIVENT For the first half of 2019 Thrivent members have designated $1,296 Thrivent Choice Dollars to RLC. If you want to learn more about how to direct Thrivent Choice Dollars or if you are eligible, please contact Thrivent Financial Associate Justin Carlson at 729-2631 ext 1 or Justin.Carlson@Thrivent.com.
WE CARE ABOUT YOU AND YOUR FAMILY! What’s important to you is important to us. Requests are handled with the utmost sincerity and respect. A Sunday morning prayer sheet is on the sign up counter. The Prayer and Care committee (firstname.lastname@example.org) meets each Wednesday morning for prayer at 9:00 AM. Bert can be reached at 522-6767 or at email@example.com. Or call the church office at 522-1091: Let us pray with/for you.