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February 10, 2019

The flowers at the altar are provided by

In celebration of Chip’s 50th Birthday

May God bless you All!


Keep them in your prayers – send them a card or letter – give them a phone call – visit with them.

PASTOR RAMEY IS NOW OUR INTENTIONAL INTERIM MINISTER!     For more information about Pastor Ramey, please see the Church Website (rlcnn.org) under the ‘Meet Us’ tab.  His first Sunday will be February 17th and an installation service is planned for Sunday, February 24th at 3:00 pm.

SENIOR MOMENTS! Calling all who are “young at heart!”  Please join us at Resurrection’s monthly social gathering for seniors for Popcorn & a Movie in the Fellowship Hall at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, February 17thThe movie will be “Cocoon: The Return”.   A sign-up sheet is posted on the bulletin board near the sanctuary entrance.  (Any questions, please contact Phil). All members are welcome!

WIGS LADIES BUNCO NIGHT:  Friday, February 22nd (correct date) at 6:30pm in the Fellowship Hall.  All ladies of the congregation are welcome and bring your friends.  Cost will be $5(PROCEEDS WILL BE DONATED TO MITES.) Refreshments will be provided along with prizes! Bunco is a dice game with no skill needed just lots of luck!  Please RSVP to ann.wahlstrom@yahoo.com, so we have a good idea of how many people will be joining.  Hope to see you there!

DO YOU HAVE ANY OLD OR OUTGROWN SHOES? The Resurrection Lutheran Youth Fellowship (LYFR) is hosting a fundraiser collecting shoes in any condition to send to THRIVE Peninsula.  THRIVE’S mission is to help those most in need resolve their immediate crises and lead lives of more faithful stewardship.  Help by donating your outgrown shoes or any size, and place them in the big red bucket in the church office lobby.

PENINSULA RESCUE MISSION continues to share Hope, making a difference for the Lord!  You can support this ministry with donations of nonperishable food and household supplies that you might use in your own home.  In February they are specifically requesting donations of blankets and sheets for XL beds.  Please place your donation in the Peninsula Rescue Mission bin in the church office lobby.

SHROVE (FAT) TUESDAY PANCAKE SUPPER:  The WIGS (Women in God’s Service) are sponsoring a Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper on Tuesday, March 5th, between 5:30 – 7:30 PM.  All monies raised will go toward the WIGS College Students Love Box Ministry.  Tickets go on sale this Sunday, February 10thMark your calendars and enjoy pancakes, bacon, coffee and juice. The cost will be $5 for adult, $3 for child or $15 per family.

PRAYERS FOR RESURRECTION’S TRANSITION will be held immediately after both services, as the Elder Team leads a short (5-10 minute) prayer at the altar. We will be asking God’s guidance and comfort during this pastoral transition period.  All are welcome!

SUPPORT YOUR LYFR (LUTHERAN YOUTH FELLOWSHIP OF RESURRECTION) WHILE YOU SHOP: Purchase gift cards used for gas, groceries, restaurants, movies, iTunes, amazon.com, etc. for full face value and LYFR can earn up to 15% on each purchase.  This directly supports the National Youth Gathering & other youth activities.  Contact Mary Retzlaff or a LYFR to place an order.  Orders are due the 3rd Sunday of the month. February 17th is the next order date. THANK YOU!

LINK is in need of the following for the P.O.R.T. (People Offering Resources Together) SEASON (a ministry to the homeless and hungry on the Peninsula); men’s sweaters – all sizes, hats, gloves, shoes/boots, jeans and thick trousers/slacks, thick jackets, deodorant and toothpaste and toothbrushes.  Place your donations in the PORT Box in the church office lobby.  THANK YOU!

PARENTSPlease help us keep our building tidyChildren will play with the many toys and items from our school in both the Fellowship Hall and classrooms – but please return toys and books to their proper place when they are finished!  Classrooms need to be tidy also. If you borrow it PLEASE return it.  The Janitorial service does not clean on Sunday evenings – so your help is greatly appreciated!

THE 2019 FLOWER CHART IS NOW AVAILABLE: Please consider a gift to the Altar flower Ministry. Choose a date to honor or remember a special occasion. Your gift will be acknowledged in the Announcements in the Sunday Bulletin. The cost is $25.00 per bouquet.  Make your check payable to Resurrection Lutheran Church and put it in a Flower Fund envelope and then in the box outside the church office door.  You may pick up your flowers after the Late Service, but please: return the white cup to the sacristy the next Sunday.  If flowers are not picked up by Tuesday morning they will be delivered to a homebound member.

CANCELLATION OF SERVICES: If poor weather necessitates the cancellation of worship services, please: 1) check your email or check the Resurrection website www.rlcnn.org, 2) watch WAVY, Channel 10 for worship service announcements, or 3) check WAVY.com.   Cancellations will be announced through all these venues.

USE THE BULLETIN INSERT: “Taking Faith Home” to continue the faith conversations begun in worship, Sunday School and Bible study.  This handy guide gives hints on caring conversations, suggests service projects, give a brief devotional along with a daily Bible Reading guide – plus suggested prayers!  Great for parents and grandparents to use with their families!

DEAR RESURRECTION LUTHERAN CHURCH FAMILY:  We are very grateful for all your prayers and outpouring of love we received both before and after Christie’s surgery.  Your love and generosity played an important role in helping my family and I   through a very difficult time in our lives.  We are truly blessed to be a part of a loving and caring congregation such as ours.  We want to express our thanks to the congregation of Resurrection Lutheran Church for being there for us when we needed you most.  Sincerely, Rohan, Christie, Nicole & Natalie.

SOUPER BOWL OF CARING raised $300 and 5 bags of groceries.  THRIVE Peninsula will benefit from our offerings. THANK YOU FOR YOUR GENEROSITY!

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  • 765 J. Clyde Morris Blvd
  • Newport News
  • Virginia , 23601
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