Weekly Announcements

DONATE TO CHRIST CHURCH THROUGH AMAZON SMILE…Donate while you shop! When you shop using smile.amazon.com  you can either choose Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church as the organization you would like to support or plug smile.amazon.com/ch/23-1578712 into your browser and Amazon donates .5% of your purchases to Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church.

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!

THEOLOGY UNLEASHED. In this gathering, we will engage our minds through readings and discussion to help bring clarity to knowing God through the questions we all wrestle with. Theology Unleashed will meet twice a month from 6:30-8 pm at Singmaster Hall at the Seminary on the following dates:  Dec 9

OPPORTUNITY FOR SERVICE…The Budget and Finance Committee is looking for Christ Lutheran Church members who may be willing to fill the positions of Treasurer and Vice Treasurer for the coming year.  If you are able to serve in either of these capacities or wish to learn more about these positions, please contact Pastor Herr (pastor@christgettysburg.org), Lyle Ask (lyleask@gmail.com), or Martha Nelson (marthamkn@aol.com).


Friday, December 6 at 7:00 -8:00 p.m. : Caroling and Cocoa...Stop by Historic Christ Lutheran Church, 30 Chambersburg Street, following the Christmas Parade to enjoy hot cocoa and sing Christmas Carols.

Saturday, December 7

Christ Lutheran Church open house. from 10 a.m. - 7 p.m....Stop by the 1836 building – oldest in Gettysburg to be continually used as a house of worship.  Come to learn about the church’s role as a hospital during the Battle of Gettysburg.

Chrismon Making from 10:00-2:00 p.m.,,,Chrismons are Christmas decorations with Christian symbols on them. All are welcome to stop by and make a Chrismon to take with you to decorate your own Christmas tree or home.  Great activity for families with younger children.

Organ Christmas Recital at 3:00 p.m....Christ Lutheran Church’s Cantor Cameron Wentz offers a Christmas organ recital on the church’s 1976 fully renovated and expanded Schlicker Organ.

The Buzz Jones Jazz Quintet at 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m....Come and enjoy Holiday Songs and Christmas Carols That Swing!