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Home for Christmas
by Miriam Rossow on December 23rd, 2019
“I’ll be home for Christmas, you can count on me…” I’ve had that song playing in my head for a month now. I remember rehearsing that tune with a big band in Germany during an exchange year; I’d make fake sobbing sounds from the trumpet section every time we got to the refrain. I was joking, but it was also sad to sing, an ocean away, “I’ll be home for Christmas, if only in my dreams …”   Read More
CHRISTmas Blessing
by Miriam Rossow on December 17th, 2019
This Saturday our church opens up the doors to bless the community with our CHRISTmas Blessing baskets. This is the 7th year we will be hosting this event. We serve breakfast, hand out large baskets of non-perishable food items, give a ham and some fresh produce. All the while we try and make it a festive atmosphere as we provide Christmas music.  Read More
Children Share their Faith
by Miriam Rossow on December 17th, 2019
This Wednesday, December 18 our children in the Sunday School and the Early Childhood Center will be leading us in worship. .... The children are excited to share the important story of Jesus as they take us on a journey to Bethlehem and the manger to meet the baby boy, Jesus.  Read More
A Place to Call Home
by Miriam Rossow on December 3rd, 2019
Christmas is my favorite season of the church year especially when it comes to decorations. I love the lights, the candles, the nativities, and the greens. I love the music of Christmas. I always decorate the Saturday and Sunday after Thanksgiving and leave the decorations up through Epiphany!  Read More
Advent at Christ Our Savior
by Miriam Rossow on November 21st, 2019
As you use this resource over Advent you will find that the prayers and devotions for Sundays and Wednesdays will match up with the readings and themes for those Worship Services at Christ Our Savior.   Read More

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