Resurrection E-news: Sunday, June 16, 2019

This Sunday in worship, Pastor Denny will celebrate the blessed name of God, Holy Trinity, using Psalm 8 as his text. First Light Worship is using Setting 3 liturgy this summer. Next Sunday Laura Campbell of Marion Cares will speak to us about the SHINE after-school program that LCR supports. On June 30th, the Camp Chisomo mission trip team will share stories and video from their time in Malawi this month.

Please also note that Lifetree Cafe’ will NOT meet on Friday, June 21st. See details below.


Elementary Day Camp registrations are on the gathering space table. Non-members are very welcome, so invite friends and neighbors! You can also sign up online at

EWALU Summer Camp registrations are available at the welcome center window or you can sign up online. Please let Jill know if your child has registered for camp, so they can get one of our scholarships –

2019 Confirmation photos are in the church office, ready to be picked up.


Lifetree Café is now on Sundays too! We are offering this popular program at 9:05 am each week this summer, in addition to our regular Friday gathering. Grab your coffee and snacks, and join us in the fellowship hall. Feel free to invite outside friends as we have conversations about topics relevant to anyone. We meet this Sunday morning to discuss “Can God Love a Mess Like Me?” There will not be a Lifetree Café on the 21st due to Vacation Bible School.

Summer Novel Conversations – We’ve put together a great list of books for your summer reading. Each of these books can be borrowed at local libraries or purchased in a variety of formats. If you are one who enjoys talking over a good book after you’ve read it, we’ll have discussion sessions at 9:05 am each Sunday this summer in the church lounge. This Sunday we’re talking about “The Prayer Box” by Lisa Wingate – please join us!


Blood Drive – Share your good health with community members in medical need. Monday, June 17, from 2:30-6:30 pm, we’re hosting a blood drive for Resurrection members and friends from Ascension & Faith Lutheran. A sign-up sheet is on the entryway bulletin board, or you can call organizer Bob Wolter (360-6184) to make your appointment. Last date to have given previously is April 22nd.

FLY helpers – The ‘Feeding Lunches to Youth’ program provides sack lunches in the summer for needy youth in the Marion & Linn Mar districts. LCR volunteers serve on Mondays by preparing lunches or delivering/serving at designated sites. Kids and teens are welcome to serve with an adult. Use our online scheduling site ( to choose your dates or call Jill Hansen here at the church.

Ushers and Communion servers: You are invited to join all of us in the YAC on Sunday, June 30th from 9:10 ‘til 9:50. We’ll discuss procedures and answer questions. Please let Marcia ( know if you are able to attend.

Remember – Now that Pastor Dennis is retired, he will not be available to conduct or participate in funerals, weddings, hospital calls, emergency calls, or other functions normally carried out by a pastor of LCR. Please instead contact Pastor Denny at the church (377-4689 or


Mission of Hope Golf Outing is still accepting registrations for this great event on Sunday, June 23rd. The sign-up sheet is posted on the entryway bulletin board and cost is $50 per player. You can sign up as a group of 4, or as an individual and we’ll put you in a group. In addition, non-players are welcome to sign up for just the dinner ($10). See flyer on bulletin board for details.

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