Ocean Springs, Mississippi


Godly Play

Our new Sunday School program Godly Play will begin on December 3. Everyone is invited to stop by Classroom #4 this Sunday to check out the new space. We got it freshly painted and ready. It looks great! We encourage you to bring your kids or grandkids, preschool to grade 5, to experience Godly Play. This is a Montessori-inspired Sunday School…

Pumpkin Patch – a Huge Sucess

Our net profit was $2,410.31! Special thank you to Betty Pizinski for coordinating our patch this year. Thank you Monika Stratakos, Jack Madison, Henry Harris, our youth, and the many others who helped make this a successful pumpkin patch year.


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.

Christian Education/Rally Day

Christian Education/Rally Day is September 10th.  Sunday school will start on September 17th.  We are in need of teachers for preschool, grade school, and high school. If you are interested in volunteering for the Sunday school year please contact Betty Pizinski, or call the church office. Thank you.

Families of preschool/elementary aged children:

We are looking to start monthly activities for this age group! August is the Shuckers game (August 27), and in September we will have a children’s service project to go along with Rally Day on September 10. ALL children of the congregation are welcome (bring your grand kids!) If you are interested in helping with the service project in September or coordinating…

Backpack Blessing

Hey kids, on Sunday, August 6th bring your backpack to church to receive a blessing for the upcoming school year.  Pastor Cuttino will bless the backpacks during our worship service.  

Lutheranch Dedication

Members of CVLC are invited to attend the dedication of the McKanna-Sandrock Retreat Center at Lutheranch, 342 McGinnis Rd, Tallapoosa, Georgia on August 5, 2017. Here is the schedule: Saturday, August 5 11:00am – Retreat Center Dedication, Bishop H. Julian Gordy presiding (public invited) 12:30pm – Lunch (prepared by the men of Lutheran Church of…

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…