Weekly Announcements

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BRAILLE EDITION…Please note that a Braille edition of the ELW is available to use for worship. Please notify the church office if you know someone who needs it. 

BIBLE STUDY will be held each Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. in the social room and will be led by either Pastor Herr or Pastor Eckman. The study will focus on the readings for the upcoming Sunday. Please join us!

COME JOIN US ON NEW YEAR’S EVE.  Christ Lutheran’s role in Gettysburg’s New Year’s Eve celebration is growing.  Since inception in 2001, nearly 9,000 people have visited Christ Lutheran for our New Year’s Eve open houses.   As in prior years, our church will be open to the community, and we will provide free entertainment, fun, and refreshments throughout the evening.   This is a great way to ring out the old year and bring in the new year with your family, friends, and neighbors.      Current plans include:

  • Main Sanctuary
  • 7:30 to 8:30  -- Feats of Magic  -- John Wolfe
  • 8:45 to 9:45  --  Music  -- the Pomona Trio.  This trio features guitar, vocals, and tenor/soprano sax.  It will perform mellow jazz standards, arrangements of popular songs including music by the Beatles, Peter Gabriel, Bob Dylan and originals. Good for all ages.
  • 10:00 ~ 10:55  -- Music -- Christine and the Road King  (Ray Owen). This will be an all-ages show entitled “ The Great American Music and Classic Comedy Show” that includes classic rock, folk and country music. 

 11:00 ~ 11:30  -- Sing-along  -- seasonal and traditional songs led by Christ Lutheran musicians

  • 11:30 ~ 11:45  -- Brief Worship Service  . .  .  to thank God for our blessings in 2019, and to seek God’s guidance and blessings in 2020

Social Room.  From 7:30 until midnight, free refreshments and activities