This Sunday at Central

Central Lutheran Church

1857 Potter Street, Eugene Oregon  97403



July 15, 2018   8:30am & 11:00am Holy Communion

PROCESSIONAL HYMN #835 All Creatures, Worship God Most High

ANTHEM                            Ingemisco – Verdi    David Gustafson, Tenor 

SERMON                                                        Pastor Laurie A Jones 

HYMN OF THE DAY  #813  Faith of Our Fathers  

(8:30) MUSIC DURING THE OFFERING   Now Praise God   Buxtehude

 (11:00) MEDITATION upon Sweet Hour

(8:30) ANTHEM     Panis Angelicus (Bread of Angels)                      Franck

The bread of angels becomes the bread of humankind, the heavenly bread gives an end to earthly forms. O marvelous and wondrous sacrament: a poor man, a slave, and the humble one all partake.

COMMUNION HYMN #807 Come, Thou Fount of Every Blessing

 HYMN:  On Our Way Rejoicing  



Next Sunday, July 22nd, will be CLCW Mission offering for Camp Lutherwood. Please make any checks payable directly to: Camp Lutherwood.

 Mark your calendars! Summer Programs for all ages: Register now for Confirmation Camp July 22nd – 27th (incoming 6th– outgoing 8th graders); Women’s Retreat July 27th – 29th (Oregon Synod Women of the ELCA) Family Camp August 10th – 12th (for Centralites and friends of all ages at Camp Lutherwood).  Plus: Vacation Bible School on-site at Central July 30th – August 3rd for 3-year olds – 5th graders (older youth and adult volunteers needed). For more info: talk to Nick or Pastor Laurie.

Equal Exchange/Fair Trade Coffee, Tea, Chocolate for sale today after each worship service.  Stop by the tables in the Narthex and shop for coffee (Reg or Decaf, ground or whole bean).

The CLC Book Club will meet Monday, Sept. 10th, at 7:00pm in the CLCW Room to discuss Ghosts Of The Tsunami: Death and Life in Japan’s Disaster Zone by Richard Lloyd Parry. All interested are encouraged to attend. Arlene Dietz will lead the discussion.

Hitting a yard sale this summer? Cleaning out the linen closet? Shopping at a thrift store? Our quilters are in need of sheets of all sizes and other colorful fabric to use for the beautiful quilts they craft. Please bring donations to the church and place in the quilting bin across from the library.  

 School Supplies Needed:  CLCW mission project for July and August:  St. Vincent de Paul’s First Place school supplies.   Items needed include: back packs, calculators, pen & pencil holders, folders with pictures, rulers, large 3-ring binders, markers, ballpoint pens, protractors, colored pens/pencils, writing books for journals. (First Place usually has a good supply of pencils, crayons, glue and glue sticks.) A collection box will be available during these months. Monetary contributions will also be accepted. Please give to Kristi in the office.  Make checks payable to Central Lutheran Church with notation School Supplies.

 Listen in at Central – All major worship services are available on the internet.  You can listen in while the service is in progress or you can listen on a podcast later in the week.  Get more information and access both the live stream and the podcasts at   Listen while you travel and spread the word to those who are home bound.  The Central community is indeed global.

Church Council Members:

Matt Haugen

Debbie Hudson

Lauralie Kallinen

Dennis Lindsay

Sonia Macke

Brent Moeller, Treas.

Ike Olsson

Sheri Pyron 

Larry Sutton

Greg Vik

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Monday Book Club

Book Club Meetings   2017 – 2018

7:00 PM – CLCW Room – 2nd Monday of the Month

Everyone is welcome.  Please join us whether you have read the book or not.

  • Monday, September 11, 2017 – led by Arlene Dietz
    Babbitt by Sinclair Lewis  *F (Classic)
  • Monday, October 9, 2017 * led by Kathleen Heinz
    Born a Crime: Stories from a South African Childhood (Account of Life Under Apartheid) by Trevor Noah  *NF
  • Monday, November 13, 2017 * led by Betsy Berg
    Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margot Lee Shetterly  *NF
  • Monday, December 11, 2017 * led by Sue Kilber
    Pastrix: the Cranky, Beautiful Faith of a Sinner and Saint by Nadia Bolz-Weber  *NF
  • Monday, January 8, 2018 * led by Elizabeth Uhlig
    The Shepherd’s Life: Modern Dispatches from an Ancient Landscape (A Tale of the Lake District) by James Rebanks  *NF
  • Monday, February 12, 2018 * led by Tonya Cockram
    The Lemon Tree: An Arab, a Jew, and the Heart of the Middle East by Sandy Tolan  *NF
  • Monday, March 12, 2018 * led by Tonya Cockram
    Take This Bread: A Radical Conversion by Sara Miles  *NF
  • Monday, April 9, 2018 * led by Elizabeth Uhlig
    Where the Dead Pause and the Japanese Say Goodbye by Marie Mutsuki Mockett   *NF
  • Monday, May 14, 2018 * led by Gretchen Simas
    The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead  *F
  • Monday, June 11, 2018 * led by Gary Wolfe
    Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J. D. Vance  *NF
  • Monday, July 9, 2018 — *6:00 PM* Annual Salad Potluck Book Choosing Meeting * Parish Hall, Kitchen, Library


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