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From Conflict to Communion Together in Hope Joint Lutheran – Catholic Commemoration of Reformation Trinity Lutheran Church Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church October 29, 2013 On this day, we commemorated 500 years that have passed since Martin Luther expressed 95 ideas that he felt would remedy issues within the Catholic Church of his day. Unknowingly, Martin Luther effected a reformation movement that would change the Christian Church for centuries. Fifty years ago, Lutherans and Catholics began a journey from conflict to communion. We have joyfully discovered that we have many more things in common, than we have differences. A mutual trust and understanding has evolved from this journey. Together, we look forward to the future. The combined worship service began at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church. ELCA Bishop Ray Tiemann and Victoria Diocese Bishop Brendan Cahill joined Pastor Barney Matocha and Father Albert in welcoming the combined congregations. … Continue reading →
Fabric and Sheets Needed for Lutheran World Relief Quilts! We are proud to send so many beautiful and functional quilts around the world to help people displaced by conflict or natural disasters and to those living with extreme illness or poverty! This year, we shared many quilts with neighbors in Victoria and Rockport who were affected by Hurricane Harvey. We depend on donated materials for this project and are now in need of fabric for the quilts. If you have fabric, sheets, tablecloths or curtains that can be donated, they can all be used to make quilts. Please leave your donations in the church office or the Narthex. If you have any questions, please call Barbara Zimmerman. Thank you so very much for your ongoing support of this important ministry. … Continue reading →
Please join the Deborah Circle for projects, fellowship and fun. We will meet quarterly on a Tuesday at 10:45 in the quilting room (former Boy Scout room). After a short meeting, we will have lunch at Fossati’s at 11:30. Our next meeting will be Tuesday, November 14. Our focus will be on Lutheran World Relief quilts and kits and on Compassionate Servers lap throws and pillows. Please call Dawn Foerster or Barbara Zimmerman for more information. We hope to see you! … Continue reading →