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Worship Service Information
Christ Lutheran Church in Conyngham will hold worship on Sunday morning at 9:30am in the sanctuary. Masks must be worn and social distancing will be observed. In accordance to the Executive Order of the Commonwealth of PA, CDC and ELCA guidelines, indoor capacity of 25 people will be seated in the sanctuary, 25 people seated in Roth Hall where you can see and hear the service. The courtyard has an outdoor seating of 250 people where you can see and hear the service.
Our Sunday Church School is working on starting in the next few weeks using Zoom. We ask that parents get their children’s updated information to the church office. i.e current grade, address, phone numbers and e-mails so information can be sent. And, please let us know if you are willing to be a volunteer in one of the grades: preK-K, 1-2, 3-4, 5-7, Confirmation.
CHRISTIAN COORDINATOR NEEDED - We are in need of someone (or 2 people) to oversee our Faith Formation program that includes Sunday School and VBS. This is a paid 10 hour per week position. A job description is available for anyone to see. Please contact Pastor Deb or the church office if you are interested.
WE LOVE - Building Safer & more Welcoming Congregations for LGBTQIA+ Youth and Families - Our Synod is hosting this Zoom online event day of workshops on October 17th from 9am-1pm. Our Pastor Deb will be one of the presenters. Go to the Synod site godslove.org to register. A list of workshops is on the bulletin board.
APPLE FEST 2020 - This year the Apple Fest will be a ‘Take-Out’ food only event on Saturday October 17th from 10am-2pm. All food must be pre-ordered by Sunday October 11th. Food items will be sold by the quart as will the Apple Sauce (yes, our famous Apple Sauce). Apple Pies, Apple Bread Pudding and Apple Cake will be sold in an 8” round pan. Order forms, with a full list of items available and prices, are on the table in the back of the church and in the September newsletter, or call 570-788-4219, 570-453-5969 or 570-788-1572 to order beginning Sunday September 27th. We ask that payment be made in the exact amount of cash or by check made out to Christ Lutheran Church
Please do not bring in any items for the Domestic Violence shelter at this time or the Apple Fest. The shelter is not collecting through the pandemic. We will let you know when collections begin again. Apple Fest news will come in the September newsletter and announcements.
BOUNTIFUL GARDENS - A table will be in the parlor for gardeners to donate some of the produce from their bountiful gardens. This produce will go directly to the Valley Food Pantry. Gardeners are asked to leave their produce on the table before Sunday service or during the weekly office hours.
Our Sunday Church School is on hold right now, but be assured as soon as guidelines say we can proceed, and all the teachers and helpers are ready to go, information will be sent to everyone. Members of the Confirmation class and First Communion class that were scheduled for April and May will get notice as to when those two events will take place in worship. Please be patient with us as we want to keep everyone safe!!
Members are reminded to mail in their offering envelopes so the church's work and mission may continue. Members may also make offerings online via "tithe.ly" by going to https://get.tithe.ly/download-tithely-app, setting up an account, and searching for Christ Lutheran Church - Conyngham.
Weekly bulletins and the monthly newsletter are available again on our website via the drop down under "Connect" or here.
Current office hours are weekdays from 9:30am to 11:30am by phone (570-788-1572) or email ( firstname.lastname@example.org).
UPDATES AND INFO NEEDED - We need your current information to keep our records accurate. If you have had any changes in address, phone #’s, have added a cell #, etc., please let the church office know. Also, make sure we have your e-mail address.