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Sunday Extra Online

Click on the PDF below and access the current “Sunday Extra" 2018-05-27 Extra For past “Sunday Extra” inserts, please call the church office (703-430-6006) or email (clcsecretary@communitylutheran.org).

Church Picnic – June 10th

CLC Picnic, Sunday, June 10th, 12:00pm. Burgers and hot dogs with all the fixings (free will offering accepted). Members with last names A-Q to bring a side dish or salad, and R-Z to bring a dessert. All are welcome. Please sign up using the insert in this week's bulletin.

Wine Tasting Event June 9th

https://www.virginia.org/listings/Events/DessertWinePairing/ Rwanda Ministries - Wine Tasting Event Saturday, June 9th. Join us for an evening of wine and food pairings and contribute towards gifts that your mission team (Peg and Wayne Nielsen, Karen Shelton, and Cathy Whitlow) will take to our friends in Rwanda this summer. Sign up [...]

Vacation Bible School June 18-22

Come, sail away! This summer, Community Lutheran invites you to come and be "SHIPWRECKED:Rescued by Jesus" with us for Vacation Bible School. God is with us through every storm of life, so come and set sail for adventure! Vacation Bible School is available for Kindergarten through 5th grade and will [...]

The Cross & Dove Blog

Vigil The Vespers by Sergeii Rachmaninoff

This group of talented individuals have been rehearsing since September and for them, that was a labor of love for the Rachmaninoff and the wonderful people of Community Lutheran Church Following is a note received from a fellow admirer after the concert. Folks,   The Vespers: All Night Vigil was [...]

March 28th, 2018|

Palm Sunday

On Palm Sunday, we celebrated Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem with the waving of palms and a jubilant (but cold!) procession from the Cascades Marketplace to the church during the late service. We also heard a dramatic reading of the Passion Story according to St. Mark.   You are invited [...]

March 27th, 2018|

Community Preschool Dr Seuss and Magic Show with Dean Alan

      Dr Seuss Birthday Party:  Community Kids hosted it’s Annual Dr Seuss Birthday Party on March 1, 2018. It was a fun filled event with many families of the school showing up dressed in various characters of Dr. Seuss books. The event had ten activity stations which were [...]

March 27th, 2018|

Latest Sermons

Closer Than Our Breath

May 20th, 2018|

Pastor Annabelle P. Markey Year B – Day of Pentecost Acts 2:1-21 & John 15:26-27; 16:4b-15 Community Lutheran Church, Sterling, VA – May 20, 2018 I recently watched a documentary on Netflix called “Coffee for [...]

‘One in Christ, Remembering Who We Are”

May 13th, 2018|

2018-05-13/Easter 7-B/Community Lutheran/Pr. Joseph Vought John 17:6-19 I see them every morning driving out of my neighborhood as I stop for the school bus: mothers and fathers praying as they hug their kids; praying as  [...]

True Love and Friendship

May 8th, 2018|

Pastor Annabelle P. Markey Year B – Sixth Sunday of Easter John 15:9-17 Community Lutheran Church, Sterling, VA – May 6, 2018 Love. Friendship. Chosen-ness. After talking about how amorphous or nebulous the word “love” [...]

Abiding and Bearing Fruit

April 30th, 2018|

2018-04-29/Easter 5-B/Community Lutheran/Rev. Joseph Vought John 15:1-8  Jesus uses the symbol of the vine to speak of his life.   He speaks these words to his disciples at the Last Supper, the night before he is [...]

When Sheep Become Shepherds

April 24th, 2018|

Pastor Annabelle P. Markey Year B – Fourth Sunday of Easter John 10:11-18 Community Lutheran Church, Sterling, VA – April 22, 2018 “Like a Good Shepherd, Jesus is there!” Well, it’s not a State Farm [...]

“You got anything to eat?” Jesus Real Presence and Our Witness

April 16th, 2018|

2018-04-15/Easter 3-B/Community Lutheran/Rev. Joseph M. Vought Luke 24:36b-48 The disciples were having difficulty believing Easter because of Jesus’ death on Good Friday.  The disciples think they are seeing a ghost.  Many of us who have [...]