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Stewardship for All Seasons

January 8, 2019 Dear CLC Members and Friends: "Welcoming Others, Growing in Grace, Sharing Christ's Love" is the theme for our stewardship appeal this winter.  We shifted the timing of the appeal by a couple months in order to be able to share finalized plans with you for our major [...]

Interfaith in February

Curious about your neighbors' faith? Three opportunities to learn, participate and build relationship Feb. 3, 9:30am - "The Living Word: Studying Scripture Together" @ Community Feb. 8, 6pm - "Soul of the Sabbath" @ Beth Chaverim Feb. 9, 5pm - "Living Theology: Judaism and Christianity - A Comparative Theological Dialogue" [...]

Conversations about the Faith

"Conversations about the Faith" will begin Sundays, January 6-27 at 9:30 am with the Pastors and Ron Bonica leading. If you are interested in knowing more or have questions about Christianity, Lutheranism, and/or Community Lutheran, please sign-up on the blue insert or email the church office at clcsecretary@communitylutheran.org

Bishop Eaton Responds to Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting

ELCA presiding bishop responds to Pittsburgh synagogue shooting 10/27/2018 4:15:00 PM Dear Sisters and Brothers, I write to you with a broken heart – for the lives lost, wounded, and shattered by horrific hatred and violence at Tree of Life Congregation this morning. We join our Jewish neighbors and enter [...]

The Cross & Dove Blog

A Joyful Letter

Pastors, Today we opened the year-end letter from CLC--and we were thrilled that the twins' Oktoberfest photo made the cut 😉 --but the most exciting part about opening that letter with Tori and Ella was that they were clearly engaged with the photos, and Ella pointed to a photo showing the [...]

January 14th, 2019|

2018 Noisy Offering Results

During every service, we collect a Noisy Offering which benefits non-profit organizations and partners of CLC. The purpose of this Noisy Offering is to serve Christ through outreach in our community and throughout the World. Collecting change and bills in a bucket may not seem like much, but the difference this [...]

January 14th, 2019|

Latest Sermons

Love Songs and Good News for All People

December 28th, 2018|

2018-12-23/Advent 4-C/Community Lutheran/Rev. Joseph Vought Luke 1:39-45  It is the custom in one African tribe that when a woman decides to have a child, she goes and sits under a tree, and she listens.  She [...]

Give More; Find Joy!

December 17th, 2018|

Pastor Annabelle P. Markey Year C – Third Sunday of Advent Luke 3:7-18 (Give More) Community Lutheran Church, Sterling, VA – December 16, 2018   As we’ve been working our way through Advent, we’ve heard [...]

God is Coming, Prepare His Way

December 10th, 2018|

2018-12-9/Advent 2-C/Community Lutheran/Rev. Joseph M. Vought Luke 3:1-6  In the 3rd year of Donald Trump’s Presidency, when Mitch McConnell was Majority Leader of the Senate, as Nancy Pelosi was ready to assume leadership as Speaker [...]

Worshiping Daily, Worshiping Evergreen

December 3rd, 2018|

Pastor Annabelle P. Markey Year C – First Sunday of Advent Luke 21:25-36 (Worship Fully) Community Lutheran Church, Sterling, VA – December 2, 2018   Tuesday found me bouncing around the office, sipping a pleasantly [...]

What is Faithfulness?

November 19th, 2018|

Pastor Annabelle P. Markey Year B – 26th Sunday after Pentecost Mark 13:1-8 Community Lutheran Church, Sterling, VA – November 18, 2018   As a child who grew up watching Indiana Jones and the Temple [...]

Small Things with Great Love

November 12th, 2018|

Community   25 Pentecost B    November 11, 2018      Mark 12:38-44  Rev. Paul Opsahl It’s a privilege.  It’s a joy.  What more can I say than thanks, Pastor Joe, for the invitation to be in the pulpit [...]