Ocean Springs, Mississippi

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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…

WELCA School Kits

It’s that time again!  Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (WELCA) is assembling school kits for Lutheran World Relief. These kits make the difference between going to school or not for many children in poverty-ridden areas. The supplies needed are: 70-sheet notebooks 30 centimeter rulers or a ruler with centimeters on one side…

Preschool Registration

Christus Victor Preschool Preschool is now taking applications for Fall. They currently have openings. Preschool School hours are Monday-Friday, 8:30 – 11.30 Serving children ages three and four Must be potty trained Enrollment capacity 28 10 Month program August – May (Subject to change based on OS School Calendar) We follow the Ocean Springs Public…

WELCA meets

WELCA (Women of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America) will meet on Wednesday, June 14 at 10:00am. Come be a part of this active group of ladies at Christus Victor. One mission, three mission areas: Community, growth, and action.  Our three mission areas are at the heart of the ministry of women of the ELCA…

Father’s Day Breakfast

Next Sunday, June 18th beginning at 8:45am, the women will serve a breakfast in honor of Father’s Day. We plan to serve Breakfast Quiches. We need volunteers to make a breakfast quiche for 12, there is a sign up sheet in the Narthex along with a great recipe from Evelyn Jensen if you would like…

Notes from Pastor Cuttino:

Many thanks to all who came to participate in this year’s Synod assembly. I was very glad that Christus Victor was well represented, even sponsoring a resolution on the floor. Among the highlights from the events: The Assembly unanimously passed a mission funding plan and compensation guidelines for pastors and deacons. We deliberated on three…

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…