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Yearly Archives: 2017

New CCA Publication

June 18, 2017

Christ for Us is a collection of sermons by Pr. Rolf Preus which clearly show the justification of the sinner for the sake of Jesus’ blood shed on the cross.  These sermons are arranged according to the Small Catechism and are just as appropriate for laymen as for pastors.  The page for the CCA Store has information on how to order a copy of the book.

2017 Symposium

April 16, 2017

The family of Rev. Rolf Preus will be speaking at the June symposium on the Second Article of the Creed, under the theme of “Confessing Christ in a Hostile World.” For more information see the symposium tab of the CCA page.

Holy Week Services

March 25, 2017

Palm Sunday (April 9) — Divine Service at 7:45 and 10:30 a.m.

Wednesday midweek Divine Service at 2:30 and 6:45.

Maundy Thursday (April 13) — service of Corporate Confession and Individual Absolution at 7:00.  Divine Service concludes with the stripping of the altar.

Private prayer vigil — 8 p.m. Thursday until 10 p.m. Friday.

Good Friday (April 14) — tenebrae prayer service (no Communion) at 9:00 a.m.

Good Friday — Divine Service at 1:00 and 7:00.

Easter Vigil — begins Saturday at 7:00 p.m.

Easter Sunday (April 16) — Festival Divine Service at 7:45 and 10:30 a.m.

 

 

 

Report on Africa

March 8, 2017

Friday, March 17, at 7:00 after the fish fry, Pastor Bender will give a slide-show presentation on his teaching trip to Africa.  He will report on missionary efforts to Africa, the Lutheran Church of Ghana, the Lutheran Church of Nigeria, the pagan religions of west Africa, African culture, life, cuisine, and much more.  Come hear about the blessings and challenges of mission work in Africa.

Lent Services

February 28, 2017

Ash Wednesday services and midweek Lent services — each Wednesday at 2:30 and 6:45.   The focus this year is “The Lord’s Supper: The Salutary Gift.”  Come and receive the Lord’s gifts for you.

Auction

January 23, 2017

Dinner, fun, live auction, silent auction, raffles, door prizes, baked goods, and laughs on a Sunday afternoon.  Fundraiser auction for Peace Academy is February 26.  To make reservations, contact the church office at 262-246-3200.  Deadline for seating is February 12.

Symposium Dates

January 3, 2017

The annual catechetical symposium will be held June 14-16, 2017.