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

Thank You from Galilee

Thank You from Galilee During the months of June and July, our Noisy Offering was collected to benefit Backpack Buddies at Galilee United Methodist Church. We selected this Backpack Buddies program because they provide food for the weekends to almost 400 children at six local schools. Galilee is incredibly grateful for our donation of $1,206.83. [...]

2018-09-17T16:34:10+00:00September 17th, 2018|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

“Focus” Concert debuts at Community Lutheran with the Guitar and Vocal music of David and Sophie Buskin

On Saturday evening, September 8th Community Lutheran opened our doors to a full house of 80 people from CLC and the wider Sterling/Loudoun/DC community for a delightful evening of guitar and vocal music from David and Sophie Buskin, professional musicians from New York City.    Our Fellowship Hall was set up like a coffee house with [...]

2018-09-14T20:51:38+00:00September 14th, 2018|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

Thank you

To all My Friends in Christ at Community Lutheran, Wes Daczkowski here.  I was talking to Pastor Joe and just wanted to give everyone an update.  As some of you know, Michelle, Rilley and I moved to Haymarket last summer.  At first I hoped to make the commute and stay at CLC.  As this didn’t [...]

2018-09-17T11:55:09+00:00September 14th, 2018|Blog, Cross & Dove|0 Comments

Confirmation Camp!

On Sunday, July 22, 27 campers made their way from the Washington Metropolitan DC and Delaware-Maryland Synods for a week of Confirmation Camp at Mar-Lu-Ridge. Three Confirmation campers and two sponsors, Daphne B. and Pastor Annabelle, went from Community. The camp concluded on Friday, July 27. The theme for the week was “Freed from…Freed for…” [...]

2018-08-21T10:24:09+00:00August 21st, 2018|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

School Supplies for Meadowland Elementary

Over the past year, Community Lutheran Church has formed a connection with Meadowland Elementary. Meadowland is located less than two miles from our church, in Sugarland Run. The school has 28 classes, approximately 480 students, and sadly, approximately 40% of the students are on free or reduced lunch. This means that 40% of the children are [...]

2018-08-20T20:15:47+00:00August 20th, 2018|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

CLC Health Fair

  Loudoun County has the distinction of being the “richest” county in America with an estimated 2017 population of 398,080, but 3.5% of our neighbors live in poverty. On August 4, 2018, CLC and ACHN collaborated to provide a very well received health fair to highlight the community services available and to offer health screenings [...]

2018-08-26T09:37:55+00:00August 19th, 2018|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

The Brady Bunch Concert

  On July 18th we celebrated “The Brady Bunch”, a fundraising concert featuring Becca and Josh Shelor, and Nikki and Dan Tschinkel.  The concert benefitted the Music Department, and more specifically, the funds are mostly being dedicated to our new sound system in The Fellowship Hall, which will help amplify not only our upcoming Focus [...]

2018-07-24T21:43:08+00:00July 24th, 2018|Cross & Dove|1 Comment