Temple Talk on CLC Endowment Fund

For all the Saints who from their labors rest, Who Thee by faith before the world confess, Thy name, O Jesus, be forever blessed, Alleluia! ………Alleluia! Many of you know that hymn by heart.  You’ve grown up singing it for every year on the first Sunday in November.   If you are like me, I’m [...]

2017-09-08T19:19:46+00:00 June 21st, 2017|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

Pentecost Sunday Celebration

On Pentecost Sunday,  June 4th Community Lutheran celebrated the” Birthday of the Church” as told in Acts , chapter 2, when devout Jews gathered in Jerusalem were filled with the Spirit of God and began to speak in other tongues, the mighty acts of Gods and sharing Jesus’ love with the world.  We filled the [...]

2017-09-08T19:19:46+00:00 June 21st, 2017|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

Earth Keeping Ministry

Bottled water  can be  very dangerous! On the Ellen show, Sheryl Crow said that this is what caused her breast cancer.  It has been identified as the most common cause of the high levels of dioxin in breast cancer tissue.. Sheryl Crow's oncologist told her: women should not drink bottled water that has been left [...]

2017-09-08T19:19:46+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

Garden Party Tea

June 3, 2017 CLC Women’s Breakfast Group hosted a “Garden Party Tea.” The weather was beautiful and the food was delicious. Kathy Shaffer made beautiful butterflies out of the church bulletin’s as a token for everyone to take home with them and to Sharon Conley for our program. A big thank you to the following [...]

2017-09-08T19:19:46+00:00 June 15th, 2017|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

CLC Book Readers Club

Did you know that CLC has a Book Club that meets on the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 7:15 PM in the church library.  I have  been the moderator for 6+ years.  We average 10 to 15 people in attendance every month and we welcome both men and women. I am  continually amazed at [...]

2017-09-08T19:19:47+00:00 June 14th, 2017|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

The Giving Garden at CLC

On Saturday, May 13th, our Giving Garden was planted! We are growing tomatoes, peppers, cantaloupe, and squash. The produce harvested from this garden will be delivered to the LINK pantry throughout the summer. Our fresh produce helps nourish families in need in the Sterling, Herndon and Ashburn communities. To make our Giving Garden a success, [...]

2017-09-08T19:19:47+00:00 June 1st, 2017|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

Women’s Retreat Sweet Life Cafe 2017

Sweet Life Cafe was our retreat study on the weekend of May 5-7.   There were 20 women in attendance.  It was for women to savor time with God and other women of faith.  There were 5  groups of 4 that got to know each other during the weekend and share with each other.  They [...]

2017-09-08T19:19:47+00:00 May 14th, 2017|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

Youth Trip to Jonah

The Confirmation kids along with their sponsors of CLC took a trip to Sight and Sound in Ronks, Pa.  They allowed extra's to tag along and it was an amazing trip for all.   The presentation of Jonah was excellent and enjoyed by all.  They saw the whale and his fellow ocean buddies moving over [...]

2017-09-08T19:19:47+00:00 May 9th, 2017|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

Our Youth at Shema

Shema was a  Metro DC Synod Youth event for 3rd-6th graders hosted by King of Kings Lutheran Church in Fairfax, VA. on Sunday April 30th. The theme this year was We Need You to Be You and they used the wonderful movie, Wreck-It Ralph, to explore several faith lessons shown by the fictional lives of Ralph, [...]

2017-09-08T19:19:47+00:00 May 4th, 2017|Cross & Dove|0 Comments