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Note our Sunday Worship time for Memorial Day through Labor Day weekend:

Sunday, May 29, through Sunday, Sept. 4, our Sunday Worship Service time is at 9:00 a.m.

We also offer a Worship Service on Mondays at 7:00 p.m. (However, there is not a Monday service on the summer holidays, Memorial Day, Independence Day and Labor Day.)

 

Announcements

For the Week Starting 8/28

 MONDAY NIGHT SERVICES:  Please note that going forward our Monday night services will be held on the 2nd and 4th week of the month starting in September.  Both services will be with Holy Communion.  Hope to see you on September 12th and 26th.

 A FAMILY PASTA DINNER NIGHT will be held on Saturday, September 10, serving from 5:30 to 7 p.m. in the Froehlich Fellowship Hall.  Tickets are on sale following the worship services!  Ticket prices: Adults-$10; Children (6 to 12 yrs) $5; under 5-free; per family maximum-$30.  The menu will be pasta with marinara, meatballs, garlic bread, salad bar, dessert and beverages.  B.Y.O.B.  Get a table together of friends and family to join together with your HCLC family.  Hope to see you there!!

ATTENTION FAMILIES WITH CHILDREN, AGES 3 THROUGH GRADE 12!  Please join us for another exciting adventure in Sunday School this year!  We will be using the program entitled “BUZZ.”  Through Bible study, music and activities, we hope students will “buzz” with excitement!  Registration forms are located on the narthex table and on our church website, so register your children today!  Sunday School begins on Sunday, September 11.  Can’t wait to see you there!  Questions can de directed to Kimberly Atkinson—203-924-2883.

 HAVING BACK PROBLEMS OR JUST NEED SOME EXTRA SUPPORT?  We have a donation of cushions to use during service.  They are located on top of the coat rack if you would like to use one.  Please put the cushion away after service.  Thanks.

 OPENINGS ARE STILL AVAILABLE IN OUR PRESCHOOL for the 2016-2017 school year.  We offer part-day and full-day programs for these age groups: Pre-K, 4s, and 3s.  Please share this with your family and friends who may need a preschool!  For details and to set up a visit, phone or e-mail our Preschool Director, Michele Glennon, at 203-268-6471 or  preschool@holycrosstrumbull.com.

THE COFFEE FELLOWSHIP HOST SIGN-UP SHEET covering the next couple months is on the narthex table.  Please pick a week to host that fits best with your schedule.  We have an immediate need for a host for next Sunday, Sept. 4, as well as quite a few weeks into the Fall months.

 OUR NEXT DAY TO COOK AND SERVE THE COMMUNITY SUPPER is a week from Tuesday, on September 6.  See the sign-up sheet on the narthex table and indicate your availability to help with the specific tasks. 

EACH SUNDAY WE OFFER PRAYERS on behalf of those who are in need, listing them by name in the bulletin.  If you submitted a prayer request, keep Pastor and/or the church office updated on the individual’s condition.  We want to keep our prayer list current and offer a prayer of thanksgiving when appropriate.  If you would like someone added or removed from the list, please let us know!

A NOTE FROM OUR PROPERTY DIRECTOR:  Please do not touch the controls for the air-conditioning units and the overhead fans during church services.  Thank you!

ENJOY THE CONVENIENCE OF ELECTRONIC GIVING.  E-giving offers a convenient way to automate your regular weekly offering via automatic withdrawal from your bank account, or charging your debit or credit card.  Visit holycrosstrumbull.org, and click the green button at the bottom of the page to get started.  Contact Andrew Struzik at financialsecretary@holycrosstrumbull.org with questions, and go digital today!!

STAY IN TOUCH WITH YOUR CHURCH!  Read the newsletter via the Holy Cross websitewww.holycrosstrumbull.org (navigate to the Resources heading, click Newsletter; scroll down and click on current month).   Paper copies of the July/August newsletter are on the narthex table.  Sign up for the e-mail blast—Receive notifications of services, events, and cancellations, etc.  To be added, send an e-mail to worship@holycrosstrumbull.com with “Subscribe blasts” in the subject line.  Are you on Facebook?  Holy Cross is!  “Like” us to begin seeing postings and pictures.