Pastor’s Email for the Week of October 15
Durham Community Day is this Saturday, October 14, from 1-4:00, down by the Old Durham Mill and Post Office. Look for the ELC of Durham table and say hello. We look forward to meeting our neighbors and sharing some of the excitement of the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation. Also, we look forward to sharing our Preschool and Christian Education ministries.
Lutheran Charities Appeal Sunday – Sunday, October 22. Barbara Stechert will be our special guest preacher, representing Lutheran social service agencies and the more than 100,000 men, women, and children they help each year. Worship is at 10:30 AM. You will be given the opportunity to help our Lutheran ministry of mercy with a special offering.
The 500th Anniversary of the Reformation is almost here!!! The actual anniversary is October 31, 2017, but we will celebrate on October 29th with special visuals, special hymns, special scriptures, and a very special message of “Grace.” Don’t forget to wear RED, it is the color for the day.