Ocean Springs, Mississippi

Community

Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School dates are tentatively set for July 16-26, 2018.  Our VBS will center around our “Godly Play” theme.  We are asking for volunteers to help during this week.  If you are interested in helping fill out a yellow card in the church pew or contact the church office.

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.

The Lord is My Help

The food pantry is always needing protein items, such as tuna fish and other canned meats, beans, peanut butter, etc. and rely on us to help feed these people struggling with money woes. Bring your food donations to the church and place them in the shopping cart located in the Narthex. Thank you.

Luther’s Roofers Bingo Night

A Thrivent Project: UPDATE (Dec 10 2017):  Thank you Amy Bearson-Lundy for coordinating the Luther’s Roofer Bingo Night. A total of $2,300.00 was raised for the Christus Victor roofing fund.  On Saturday, December 2, at 7:00 pm, we will have a charity bingo night at the VFW#2132 Bingo Hall, 3801 Old Spanish Trail in Gautier, MS. There will be Bingo games…

Pumpkin Patch

Pumpkin sales are going well. Thanks to Betty Pizinski for coordinating the patch and the volunteers who are helping. There are time slots to be filled. If you can help please contact Betty. We will sell the pumpkins through October 31st (or until they are all gone.)

Youth

There is a Youth Group meeting after worship this Sunday, September 24th. There will be a program and lunch will be served. On Sunday, October 1, after worship we need all youth to help erect the Pumpkin Patch fencing.  Lunch will be provided.

Community Events

GRACE FOR THE GIBSONS! Join us for a delicious spaghetti supper and dessert auction on Saturday, September 23, at 6:00pm at Bethel Lutheran Church to help with medical and other expenses for Pastor Barbara Gibson and Teresa Gibson. Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for children (5-10 years old), children under 5 are free. Call Bethel at 228-388-1226 for…

Christus Victor Lutheran Church Outreach

Here are some ways you can get involved with the many outreach programs at Christus Victor: The Lord is my Help: Food is collected weekly. They need egg cartons, brown paper bags, and clean plastic bags. Put items in shopping cart located in Narthex. Congregation members serve food at the Lord is my Help every 3 months. Save your…