Ocean Springs, Mississippi

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Hurricane Relief

The coastal congregations of our Synod are partnering with Faith Lutheran Church in Dickinson, Texas. We are invited to collect supplies and necessities here at Christus Victor. These will be gathered at Grace Lutheran in Long Beach and transported down to Texas when they’re ready. You’ll find a list of suggested items below. You may begin bringing these items to the church.…

WELCA Garage Sale

WELCA will once again host the annual garage sale on Saturday, October 7th from 9:00am til 12noon in the Blue Room.  On Monday, October 2, they need help to get the sale items ready. They will get started at 9:00am.  If you can come and help it would be appreciated. Thank you.

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…

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…

Blessing of the Quilts

On Sunday, August 20th a special collection will be requested by WELCA for shipping quilts, book bags, soap and personal kits.  Please use the small quilt bag on the pews or a pew envelope and mark it “shipping”.  On this Sunday, Pastor Cuttino will bless the quilts that will be packed and shipped to Lutheran World Relief on August…

July 31 Meeting of Ocean Springs Church Women

To be held at the downtown campus of St. Paul United Methodist Church at 800 Porter Ave.  Fellowship, with refreshments, starts at 9:00 in the Wesson Building and the program begins at 10:00.  Speaker, Lynette Curry, will be talking about P.E.O., a philanthropic educational organization that provides women with grants, loans, and scholarships.  The business…

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.