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Our Sunday Worship Service time is at 9:00 a.m.


For the Week Starting 06/17

ALTERNATE SERVICES will be held at 5 p.m. on Sunday, July 8, and Sunday, August 19.

SHIPWRECKED: RESCUED BY JESUS— It’s that time of year again…we are getting ready for Vacation Bible School 2018 and we’d love to see you there!  This year’s VBS is the week of August 6-10, from 9 a.m. to noon each day.  The volunteer sign-up sheet is on the narthex table, along with registration forms.  We are also looking for juice and peanut-free snack donations.  We would love to see you be a part of this valuable outreach program.  Need more information?  Contact Kimberly Atkinson.

THE CHURCH OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED JULY 4-16.  Please note that the Sunday worship folders for July 8 and 15 need to be completed by July 2-3.  If you will have changes to the “Those Who Assist” listing or if you will have any announcements for the July 8 and July 15 bulletins, the deadline is Wednesday, June 27.  

ATTENTION WORSHIP SERVICE VOLUNTEERS:  The 3rd quarter schedules have been distributed into the family mailboxes.  If you are an acolyte, usher, reader, deacon, greeter, or serve on the Altar Guild, look in your mailbox for the July, August, September schedules.  You can access the current monthly chart of Worship Service Volunteers on our church’s website.  Go to www.holycrosstrumbull.org , click on “Newsletter” link on the right, and navigate to the Worship Service Volunteers link.

REGISTRATION FOR THE 2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR at our very own Holy Cross Christian Preschool is ongoing!  Part-day and full-day programs are offered for Pre-K, 4s, and 3s.  For details about the curriculum, or to schedule a visit, phone or e-mail our Preschool Director, Michele Glennon: 203-268-6471, preschool@holycrosstrumbull.com.

NAMES OF THOSE REQUESTING PRAYERS are listed in our weekly bulletin.  If you submitted a prayer request, please keep Pastor updated on the individual’s condition.  We want to keep this list current, offering a prayer of thanksgiving when appropriate.  If you would like someone added or removed from the list, please let us know!

LCMS NEWS:  Nominations are being solicited for officer, Board, and other positions in the Synod.  Information including the nomination form were sent out via email blast for our online members; and a limited supply of print copies are available on the narthex table for those who are not online.

STAY IN TOUCH WITH YOUR CHURCH! – Read the newsletter via the Holy Cross website—www.holycrosstrumbull.org (navigate on the banner to Resources, click Newsletter; scroll down, click on current month).  Paper copies of the June edition are on the narthex table.   Sign up for e-mailed news—Receive reminders of church services, events, cancellations, etc.  To be added, send an e-mail to congregation@holycrosstrumbull.com with “Subscribe blasts” in the subject line.  Are you on Facebook?  Holy Cross is!  After you “Like” us, you’ll see postings of upcoming events, pictures from events, and other notifications.