Christmas Tree Lighting – “Sweets, Singing, and Seasons Greetings”

On Sunday evening, we gathered together with our sisters and brothers from the Immanuel Mar Thoma Congregation with whom we share our space to sing carols, enjoy cookies, hot cocoa (with marshmallows!), hot cider, and a tree lighting! We started off by singing some classics, even mixing it up and having women, men, and children [...]

2018-12-11T13:08:53+00:00December 11th, 2018|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

CLC Honors Veterans and Raises over $700.00 for Vets in Need Elects Council, Board Members and Approves 2019 Spending Plan for Ministry 18 November 2018

Over 75 CLC Members gathered for Lunch catered by “Mission Barbecue” for CLC’s Loudoun Veterans and Family Support Group.   Members gave free-will donations of over $700.00 to support veterans in need.  Chad Bates recognized and thanked all veterans from CLC.  Thanks to those who brought food and served:   Kristen Andersen, Roberta Buxton, Peggy Darr, Deborah [...]

2018-12-05T21:07:50+00:00December 5th, 2018|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

Youth Sunday – Community Lutheran Church

  Youth Sunday was an incredible success. There was as much departure from our usual structure of worship as there was familiarity and comfort in the liturgy. 27 youth, from 12th graders all the way down to 2nd graders led everything in worship, and I do mean everything. Lectors, musicians, ushers, communion assistants, preachers, assisting [...]

2018-11-08T17:16:35+00:00November 8th, 2018|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

Prayer Vigil at Sha’are Shalom Synagogue

CLC Members attend Prayer Vigil for Pittsburgh at Sha'are Shalom Synagogue and ELCA Bishop Eaton Addresses the Violence in Pittsburgh Members from Community Lutheran - Mark and Pam Becker, Karen Shelton, Roberta Buxton and Debra and Pr. Joe Vought- attended the Interfaith Prayer Vigil for Victims of the Pittsburgh Shooting at Sha’are Shalom Synagogue in [...]

2018-11-03T22:06:20+00:00November 3rd, 2018|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

Recess Equipment for Meadowland

Earlier this year, the Loudoun County Public School Board voted to extend recess time for all Loudoun County Elementary Schools. Our partnership with Meadowland Elementary had us thinking....with more recess time, maybe the school is in need of more recess equipment? After discussing with the principal and teachers at the school, the answer was a [...]

2018-09-25T18:44:23+00:00September 25th, 2018|Cross & Dove|0 Comments