CALVARY LUTHERAN CHURCH
2414 Route 414 North
Waterloo, NY 13165
315-539-8053

Advent and Christmas Schedules:
Sunday December 11 – 9:30 am – Sunday School Christmas Program “The Christmas Window”
Sunday December 18 – 9:30 am – Manifested in You”
Sunday December 25 – 9:30 am – “Christmas Changes Just for You”
Saturday December 24 (Christmas Eve) 6 pm – “It Really Happened”
Saturday December 24 (Christmas Eve) 10 pm – “Daydreaming at Christmas”

Advent Wednesday Services:
Dec. 14 – 7 PM – “The Last Day”

g> Third Sunday of the Church Year, December 11, 2016
E-Mail Address: calluth@rochester.twcbc.com; Website: calvarylutheranwaterloo.com
Secretary’s e-mail address: contact@calvarylutheranwaterloo.com

ACTIVITIES AND ANNOUNCEMENTS – Week of December 11 – 17, 2016
Sunday: Children’s Christmas Program: 9:30 am; Sunday School and Bible Class – 10:45 am
Monday: Decorating Church For Christmas – 10 am; Bible Class – 7 pm
Wednesday – Confirmation – 5:15 pm; Advent Dinner – 6 pm; Advent Service – 7 pm
Thursday: Bible Classes –1 pm

Future Dates: Children’s Christmas Program – TODAY; Youth @ Pastor’s – 12/18; Church Council – 12/20; Christmas Eve Services – 12/24 (6 and 10 pm)

2017 Budget Envelopes are available on the table in the narthex. See Janice Hyde if you have questions.

WE CONTINUE TO PRAY FOR EVERYONE ON OUR PRAYER LIST:
Jean Schoen, Vi Schroeder, Mary Dalton, Minnie Hergert, Carolyn Dyson, Bob Blodgett, Jeremiah (heart surgery), Esther Hergert, John Hergert, Peg Smink (stroke – rehab); Betty Bakke, Amy Taylor, Bob Heitmann, Wayland Daeffler, Carter Hergert, Annette Lutz, Denise Burgio; Jim Dawley, Philomena Corsner; Mark Schneider, Douglas Bender; Corey Checho; Ron Heitmann, Leigh Henry, Laurie Coughlin-Schenck, and Linda Barbi

Shut-ins: Wilson Hauf, Jane Heilig

BIRTHDAY: December 12 – Eryn French; 18 – Erin Fleming and Brian Wray, Jr.

Altar Pat Cimochowski, Carolyn & Paul Dyson
Ushers Mel and Nancy Lee
Refreshments Volunteers for Children’s Christmas Program

Barnabas Project – The Barnabas Project is in need of monetary donations and beds, clean mattresses, and household furniture. To donate, call 315-878-2886 or see Beth Reed.

Printer Cartridges and Cell Phones – We are collecting printer cartridges and may be left either in the box on the heater in the narthex or on the secretary’s desk.

Church Officers for 2017 – We are in need of a member of the Board of Finance. See Alan Strauss or Steve Hyde for more information.

Advent Dinner – The Advent dinner on Wednesday will be Pot Luck. See the sign-up sheet on the snack table downstairs. Confirmation at 5:15 PM; dinner is at 6 pm followed by the Advent service at 7 pm.

Seneca County Community Christmas – Items are due TODAY. If you did not bring your items for the children, please see Kristin Fleming.

LWML Mites will be collected through Sunday, December 18th.

Do You Need a Ride?? If you no longer drive at night but would like to attend the Advent dinner or the service, please let the Pastor, Nancy Lee or the ushers know and we will arrange transportation for you.

January – March 2017 Portals of Prayer are available on the table in the narthex or on the small table in the west entrance.

Youth Group @ Pastor’s – Sunday, December 18th after Sunday School (6th grade thru 12th).

Decorating the church for Christmas – Monday, December 12th at 10 am.

Christmas Flowers – Order forms for flowers from Sinicropi Florists are on the tables in the narthex and the small table in the west entrance. Orders to Sinicropi’s must be in the office no later than Tuesday, Dec. 13th. If you are bringing your own flowers, forms must be completed and left on the secretary’s desk by Tuesday, Dec. 20th and flowers in the church by Friday, Dec. 23rd.