Christ Risen Lutheran Church

85 Leacock Drive, Kanata, Ontario K2K 1S5

(613) 592-1546

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www.christrisen.com

Rev. Dr. Jorge E. Groh Pastor

Rev. Lawrence Eifert, Pastor Emeritus

Rev. Louis Natzke, Pastor Emeritus

 

ELEVENTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST

August 20, 2017

WELCOME TO CHRIST RISEN!

Good morning and welcome to Christ Risen. We’re very happy to welcome you to our Christian family. If you do not have a church home please consider us as family. If you have any questions about our worship please ask the pastor for more information. Our worship books are in the pew as is a Bible. Please feel free to use these during the service. This bulletin includes all the information you may require for worship.

ORDER FOR WORSHIP           Lutheran Service Book, P203

                                                   Divine Service, setting 4

 

HYMNS FOR WORSHIP

       LSB 905 Come, Thou Almighty King

       LSB 646 Church of God, Elect and Glorious

       LSB 923 Almighty Father, Bless the Word

 

PSALM                                                                             Psalm 67

 

SCRIPTURE LESSONS      Isaiah 56:1, 6-8

                                             Romans 11:1-2a, 13-15, 28-32

                                             Matthew 15:21-28

SERMON TEXT                                                     Pastor Kiiffner

 

THIS WEEK WITH CHRIST RISEN

August 20 - 27, 2017

Monday              7–10 pm                Church Rental

Tuesday             6:15 pm                 Church Rental

Wednesday        7:30 pm                 Midweek Service

Friday                 5–7 pm                  Church Rental

Saturday            9–3 pm                  Church Rental

Sunday              TWELFTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST –     August 27

                           8:30 am                 Lutheran Hour CHRI 99.1 FM

                        10:30 am                 Congregational Worship

 

TODAY WE CELEBRATE THE SACRAMENT OF HOLY COMMUNION

In preparation for communion you are encouraged to review the section titled "The Sacrament of the Altar" on page 326 of the Lutheran Service Book.  If you have not communed at Christ Risen before but wish to do so today, please talk to an elder or to Pastor before the service begins.

THANK YOU

Thank you to Pastor Kiiffner for taking service today and to Pastor Eifert for taking the Midweek service last week and this coming Wednesday.

SEPTEMBER CALENDAR DEADLINE

If you could please advise any items for the September calendar to Rachel This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Tuesday Aug 22nd, thank you.

SUNDAY SCHOOL KICKOFF - SEPTEMBER 17TH, 2017

The Sunday school year starts on Sept 17th with registration, fun activities and ice cream!  Please invite your kids, your grandkids, your friends' kids, anyone who should hear the good news of Jesus' redemptive love, and the Sunday School team will do the rest.  Along with registration in the Sunday school, there will be fun activities for the kids followed by an ice cream social for everyone at church.  Please contact Melissa Beck at 613-266-4662 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you would like to help with Sunday school this year.

SUNDAY SERMONS

You are invited to visit our website www.christrisen.com using the link below to listen to Pastor Groh's latest sermon.

http://www.christrisen.com/index.php/pastors-corner/sermons

MIDWEEK SERVICE

Please join us on Wednesday at 7:30pm for our Midweek Service.

IN OUR PRAYERS

Please pray for Colin Maxwell, as he deals with health concerns, Cheryl Gingras as she recovers from recent surgery, and all our shut-ins and seniors for the reassuring presence and love of God in their lives; for ourselves, our families and friends who are ill.

THE LUTHERAN HOUR: August 27th

“Absolutely Nothing”    (1 Corinthians 15:14-19)

Something that is “absolutely nothing” can be a very good thing. Listen to Rev. Ken Klaus, Speaker Emeritus of the Lutheran Hour on CHRI 99.1 FM at 8:30 am.  Available in mp3 at www.lhm.org

 

 

 

 


Alleluia! Christ is risen!
The Lord is Risen indeed! Alleluia!
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