Posts with the category “events”

COS Annual Food Drive
by Laurie Riegel on October 16th, 2020
We will be having our annual food drive to stock the pantry at COS.  The food drive begins next week and will continue for 4 weeks. Below are suggested donations for each week, but any of the items can be donated at any time:Oct. 25  - Thanksgiving meal items: boxed stuffing, boxed mashed potatoes, canned gravy, canned turkey, canned yams, canned cranberry sauce, applesauceNov. 1 - Boxes or bags o...  Read More
Crafts for Christ
by Laurie Riegel on October 16th, 2020
COS women (high school and up) are welcome to our Crafts for Christ event to be held on Sunday, November 15 from 2 – 5 pm in the Gym. Ministry leaders who organize the LWR quilting and kits, making and sending greeting cards, and Bible journaling will share about their respective ministries. During the three 45- minute segments held in different rooms around the church, those who attend will have ...  Read More
Flu Shot Clinic
by Laurie Riegel on September 25th, 2020
Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church is hosting Flu Shot ClinicVisiting Nurses Association will set up and provide everything needed to conduct a safe Flu Shot Clinic including one of their own nurses. EMU student nurses who are in their last semester at EMU will be giving the shots under the supervision of a Family Nurse Practitioner. The recipient should bring their insurance card and their insuran...  Read More
Forever Young Outing
by Miriam Rossow on July 29th, 2020
Come August, we thought it would be time for us to safely venture out together on a Detroit River boat excursion/tour! Diamond Jack’s River Tours offers a one-hour tour of river and history highlights! Fresh air, on the river, a transformed riverfront, Detroit and Windsor shore fronts and skylines, an enjoyable boat ride and history lesson! Doesn’t it sound great? We’ve all been inside, isolated for too long!  Read More
Pastor Khumalo Shaped to Serve
by Miriam Rossow on July 9th, 2020
On Sunday, July 26 Christ Our Savior will have the honor of Pastor Mandla Khumalo and his family join us for worship and share God's word with us. Pastor Khumalo will be our guest preacher Sunday, July 26, 2020.  Read More
Staff Favorite Recipes
by Miriam Rossow on April 7th, 2020
Neither of these activities will be taking place this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic that our world is struggling with this year. In these times of change and uncertainty the staff would like to share with you some of our favorite recipes for your Easter celebration. Many of these recipes come from the recipe cookbook Let These Gifts to us be Blessed that the Women of the Word put together in 2010. I will note the page and original submitter for each recipe found in the cookbook.   Read More
Helping Others See Jesus
by Miriam Rossow on March 2nd, 2020
Thank you for stuffing bulletins, counting our contributions, recording contributions, recording attendance, being a lector, doing audio & video, taking care of our altar, preparing meals & Bible breakfast, greeting, ushering, answering phones, quilting, teaching, playing music, and so many other things. Thank you for taking care of our safety. Thank you for staying late because staff is here late, making sure we get to our cars safely.  Read More
Thank you from Pastor Cronkright
by Miriam Rossow on January 24th, 2020
Seven years ago, I had big plans to go the Seminary and anxiously wait to see where God would call me with many other brothers in ministry who were also anticipating their first calls as pastors. I blame Pastor Jim for this not coming true. As many of you know, he had promised me the adventure of a lifetime if I stayed in Detroit and trusted him and God.   Read More
Bringing Sight and the Love of Jesus to South Africa
by Miriam Rossow on January 18th, 2020
We had no idea what to expect when we signed up for the South Africa mission trip. We had heard stories of sleeping on the ground (thank God, we had beds!), we had no idea what kinds of food they ate (from the mundane of McDonald’s to the exotic of wildebeest), whether was it safe (meh, safe enough) and what would it feel like to be a minority since the Republic of South Africa is less than 10% Caucasian and apartheid is still a bitter, sensitive memory for the country (the many Zulu we met were very accepting and open).  Read More
Ordination of Tyler Cronkright into the Office of the Pastoral Ministry
by Miriam Rossow on January 6th, 2020
On Saturday, January 4, 2020 Christ Our Savior had the opportunity to participate in the Ordination service for Tyler Cronkright. It was a joyous celebration and the community at Christ Our Savior and Family of God rejoiced together in being able to celebrate and witness God's calling on His servant, Tyler.   Read More
Look Back at a Decade
by Miriam Rossow on December 31st, 2019
As we move into 2020 we wanted to take a look back at a few highlights from the past decade. Enjoy a glimpse of what God has done at Christ Our Savior these past 10 years and look ahead with hope at what He will do in the coming years. ...We look forward into this new decade with a knowledge and hope that Jesus continues to guide us as we continue to follow where He leads.  Read More
CHRISTmas Blessings 2019
by Miriam Rossow on December 23rd, 2019
Saturday, December 21 Christ Our Savior opened up their doors to the community. We served over 300 families as we handed out baskets of non-perishable food, hams, and rolls.  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 Lovely Evening for the Ladies
by Miriam Rossow on December 10th, 2019
On Monday, December 9, 30 women from Christ Our Savior took time and effort to host 24 tables and welcome guests at gorgeously decorated tables. The hope and prayer of the evening is that people would feel welcome and treated to a beautiful evening of fellowship. Over 200 women enjoyed the night where the atmosphere was festive, the fellowship was enjoyable, the food and dessert were delicious and...  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
Gather Together as Family
by Miriam Rossow on November 18th, 2019
As a church we want to support you by giving you knowledge about these traditions and helping you know how you can use them in your homes to teach and raise up your family to know and follow Jesus. We want to give you a space to relax and fellowship and create something together.  Read More
Advent By Candlelight
by Miriam Rossow on November 15th, 2019
Advent By Candlelight is a time to enjoy fellowship with ladies around good food, good friends, and good entertainment. Men from the congregation serve as the women enjoy beautiful decorations and conversation and begin their advent season off with joy. Advent by Candlelight allows the women of the congregation and their guests to focus and orient themselves on the Jesus and the promises given in ...  Read More
GriefShare: Surviving the Holidays
by Miriam Rossow on November 4th, 2019
During the holidays it can be difficult to join in the joyful and happy emotions people are feeling during the holidays. People are sharing special times and making memories and that can be difficult to participate in after losing someone close to you.  Read More
WOW/LWML Bake Sale
by Miriam Rossow on November 4th, 2019
By Kathy Smar, Bake Sale CoordinatorDonations of homemade baked goods such as pies, cookies, cakes, breads, and muffins are appreciated.Please package your baked goods in disposable containers and bring them to the church kitchen or down to the lounge on Saturday, Nov 23rd between 11:00 AM and 2:00 o’clock. PLEASE NOTE THE NEW DROP OFF TIME!!!!Volunteers are needed on Saturday to help set up the b...  Read More






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