Ocean Springs, Mississippi

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Season of Lent

Ash Wednesday Services:  February 14th 12:00 noon & 6:30pm. Lenten Soup and Salad Suppers:  begin on Wednesday evenings February 21 thru March 21 at 5:30 p.m. We need volunteers to bring a soup, salad, or bread. There is a sign up sheet in the Narthex if you can help. Thank you. Holden Evening Prayer Service: begins on February 21st at 6:30 p.m. in the Worship…

Congratulations!

Since 2010, over $370 million has been distributed to thousands of churches, schools, and other nonprofits just like yours through Thrivent Choice®.  Through this program, eligible members can recommend where Thrivent donates millions of charitable outreach dollars each year. We are excited to share, based on member recommendations, Christus Victor Lutheran Church received $1,444 in charitable outreach funding in 2017. We hope this…

Preschool News

The Preshool are needing Mardi Gras beads and throws for the students upcoming parade. If you or your family have beads to donate please bring them to preschool by February 6. The Preschool Mardi Gras parade is Friday, February 9, at 10:30am. If anyone would like to come to the parade you are more than welcome. Thank you.

Bake Sale

The youth will be holding a bake sale following worship on Sunday, Feb 11. All proceeds will go toward travel expenses for our youth who are going to Gathering 2018 and Affirm. This is a great opportunity to purchase a sweet treat for your special someone for Valentines. And for those of you giving up sweets or chocolate for Lent, this is a…

Photo Directory Update:

We’re getting close to publishing the 2018 Directory. One section of the directory shows photos of members.  Another section of the directory lists names, addresses, etc. Currently, almost 70% of the congregation have had there photos taken. If you would like to have your photo in the directory, please see Lynda Richmond. She will be taking portrait shots after worship services through…

The Lord is My Help

Currently our food collections have dropped off and we need to do better. The panty always need non-perishable food items. Please bring your food items to the church and place them in the shopping cart located in the Narthex. Also, the pantry can always use brown paper bags and only 12 pack egg cartons. Thank…

Ocean Springs Church Women

Ocean Springs Church Women will meet January 29 at St John’s Episcopal Church at 705 Rayburn Avenue, Ocean Springs. The meeting will begin at 9:00 with fellowship and refreshments, followed by our guest speaker, and then the business meeting beginning at 11:00. Women from all area churches are invited to attend.

Message From the Pastor

Wintry greetings to everyone! Here at Christus Victor, we’ve got nuts and bolts, dollars and cents on our minds as we prepare for the upcoming Annual Meeting. I want to thank everyone for their generosity over this past year. Your contributions not only help keep the lights on and the bills paid, it helps us to fulfill our mission to be the…