2018 A Year of Gratitude

2018 - A Year of Gratitude LINK served 1781 families (9000+ individuals) during our Thanksgiving and Christmas programs “Two kinds of gratitude: The sudden kind we feel for what we take; the larger kind we feel for what we give.” ― Edwin Arlington RobinsonLINK would like to thank everyone who helped create a successful 2018. As [...]

2019-01-04T22:14:50+00:00January 4th, 2019|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

Link Holiday Toy Campaign

LINK Coat Drive: We collected over 100 coats that were distributed to 801 families (3845 individuals) at the Thanksgiving Holiday Program! Thank you for your generosity. Mitten Tree: Two car loads of toys were delivered by Jeff and Bettyann Biber to Herndon United Methodist Church. The toys will be distributed on 12/15 to 2,116 children [...]

2018-12-21T12:32:32+00:00December 20th, 2018|Cross & Dove|0 Comments

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