Ocean Springs, Mississippi

Posts from May 2017

Community Events

Ocean Springs Church Women will meet On Monday, May 29 at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church, 1702 Weed St. Fellowship and refreshments will start at 9:00 a.m., and our program begins at 10:00. Local author, Johnnie Bernhard, will be discussing her book, A Good Girl. It is a story with the universal themes of family, parenting…

Christian Education

Christian Education ends for the summer months and will resume in the Fall. Bethany Fayard will continue with a study from the ELCA Task Force on Women and Justice until completion. The class meets in the Lectionary room at 9:00am on Sunday morning. Please note that the class will not meet on May 28th due…

Synod Assembly

Synod Assembly begins in less than a week!  The event is being held in Chattanooga, TN, from May 26-28. The Synod Assembly is an annual gathering of rostered ministers and lay people representing the congregations that make up the Southeastern Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). The Assembly serves as the synod’s…

Preschool Graduation

Christus Victor Preschool Graduation End of Year Program will be held on Friday, May 19, at 10:00am in the Parish Hall. Thank you to all of the preschool parents and children. You have made this year very special. Best wishes to those going to kindergarten and to keep up the good work. Hugs and best…

Trike-AThon

The Students of Christus Victor Preschool held a Trike-AThon on Friday May 5th at Christus Victor Lutheran Church to raise money and awareness for St Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The 24 preschoolers ranging in age from 3 years to 5 years asked friends and family to donate money to sponsor them in their ride for…

WELCA Notes

Thank you to everyone who helped support the Personal Care Kits for Lutheran World Relief. Please join us this Sunday, May 7 right after worship to put the care kits together. We will meet in the Parish Hall right after worship for those who are available to help. Thank you! WELCA meets this Wednesday, May…

The Lord is My Help

Christus Victor’s week to serve at The Lord is My Help is May 15-19th. Volunteers are needed to help serve. If you can volunteer an hour, day, or week you are needed. For more information contact Evelyn Jensen. Please continue to bring in your empty egg cartons for The Lord is My Help until further…

Mom’s Pancake Breakfast

We will honor all mothers on Sunday, May 14 with a pancake breakfast. The men in the church will cook, clean, and serve the pancakes to the moms. Breakfast will begin at 8:30am. Happy Mother’s Day!

Grounds Beautification

There will be a church grounds beautification work party on Saturday, May 13 beginning at 9am. The event is sponsored by Thrivent. Wear work gloves and bring a pitch fork if you have one. Lunch will be provided after the event. Please sign up in the narthex so the food can be planned. Many hands…

Youth News

Thank you to all participants in last week’s Cinco de Mayo Youth/Thrivent fundraiser. This includes everyone who set-up, cooked, decorated, cleaned, and bought tickets! This is the first of many Youth fundraisers for the coming year, and there is a very specific reason behind this increased fundraising activity. We want to send as many of…