Welcome to Christ Church
Last Sunday’s Attendance ~ 53
Church Office Closed / 7 PM K-W Glee
Lincoln Village Weekday Activities Program (to Friday)
10:30 and 12 PM Music Together / 3 PM LVWAP (to Friday)
K-W Chamber Orchestra / Brain Tumour Support Group
10:30 and 5:30 PM Music Together / 9:30 AM Omas Siskona
Girl Guides / 7:30 PM DJIH
Sophia’s Circle 148 Ellis Cr S, Wat, Arlene 519-743-9692
Nia Fitness Class / 5:30 and 6:30 PM Music Together
K-W Chamber Orchestra / 7:30 Choir Rehearsal
and 10:30 Music Together / 4 PM Scouts Canada Apple Day
Sri Abiramy Dance Academy (George Mayer Room)
10 and 11 Music Together / Scouts Canada Apple Day (RGH)
Don Juan in Hell rehearsal
Youth Ministry Sunday: Holy Communion
CHRIST LUTHERAN CHURCH
Telephone (519) 885-4050 • www.christwaterloo.ca
The Rev. James F. Brown, Pastor
Sheryl Loeffler, Director of Music
Parsonage (519) 634-5134
Alicia Becker, Youth Minister
Valerie O’Reilly, Church Office Administrator
Leena Jensen, Seminarian
Darrell Erb, Caretaker
Use the labyrinth to express your joyful gratitude this Thanksgiving. Alone or in the
company of family and friends, run, skip or dance your way along the pathway!
Synod and ELCIC Benevolence
Canadian Lutheran World Relief
PENTECOST 18 THANKSGIVING SUNDAY
HOLY COMMUNION October 12, 2014, at 10 a.m.
Setting One page 94, Evangelical Lutheran Worship
Welcome to Christ Church this morning. We extend a special welcome to our visitors,
including David and Rose Kandel. Please join us in the song and prayer of worship, in sharing
the bread and cup of Holy Communion, and in conversation at the end of the service. All are
For serving in worship, we thank Bonnie Cole Arnal (Assisting Minister), Reiner Haussler and
Keith Myra (Lectors), Dawn and Reiner Haussler (Altar Guild), Ken Schade and Larry
Nafziger (Ushers), Wendy Wagler (Flautist).
We thank Eloise Breadner and Pat Hartley for the Thanksgiving display given to the Glory of
Happy Birthday this week to Pastor James, Shannon Henkel, Julie Hill, Jeffery Wagner, and Ed
Financial Summary for Last Week
Gathering Welcome, reunion, conversation, prayer, and announcements.
Greeting page 98; The grace...be with you all. And also with you.
Gathering Hymn 693 Come, Ye Thankful People, Come
Prayer of the Day
106:1-5 Choir and Congregation
page 102; Alleluia!
This is the Lord for whom | we have waited;*
let us be glad and rejoice in | God’s salvation.
Gospel Matthew 22:1-14
Opening the Word
Hymn of the Day 726 Light Dawns on a Weary World
Prayers of Intercession Generous God, hear our prayer.
Peace The peace of Christ be with you always. And also with you.
The Lord’s Prayer
Prayer after Communion
Bread and Wine Words: Sheryl Loeffler, Music: Scott Knarr
695 As Saints of Old
As grains of wheat become one bread, so let us be gathered.
page 107; Lift up your hearts.
page 67; God of our weary years...
page 112; Our Father in heaven…
879 For the Beauty of the Earth
870 We Praise You, O God
883 All People That on Earth Do Dwell
Send us from this banquet to invite others.
page 114; May God bless you.
840 Now Thank We All Our God
Go, you thankful people, go! Thanks be to God.