Month: November 2021

Hi, friends!

Thanks for joining us for today’s worship service for Sunday, Nov. 28, 2021, the first Sunday in Advent.  Please see our bulletin if you’d like to follow along and participate in the service. We will return to indoor, in-person services soon! We will require masks and distancing, and will provide excellent ventilation to help prevent the spread of …

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HTLC News Email, November 26, 2021

Hi, Everyone: This Sunday, November 25, is the 1st Sunday in Advent (the beginning of the church year) and Lutheran Loose Change Sunday.  Once again, we will have an Outdoor Worship Service at 10 am (with distancing, masks, and probably gloves, scarves and sweaters).  Zoom Sunday School, Coffee Chat, and Communion will be at the usual times, and the pre-recorded Online Worship Service will …

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Devotions from Tri-City ELCA Churches – Pastor Tia Pelz, Nov. 24, 2021

Devotion for November 24, 2021, from Pastor Tia of Christ the King: Last week my kid had to make a Thankfulness paper pumpkin. He also had to write on it: “I am thankful for my family.” That was the assignment. And I am actually thankful that he chose to follow the instructions. For a lively …

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Devotions from Tri-City ELCA Churches – Tori Valcarcel, Nov 17, 2021

Devotion for Nov. 17, 2021 from Tori Valcarcel, Ministry in Context Student for HTLC and CTK: Today Today I’m flying low and I’mnot saying a wordI’m letting all the voodoos of ambition sleep. The world goes on as it must,the bees in the garden rumbling a little,the fish leaping, the gnats getting eaten.And so forth. …

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Hello! It’s Confirmation Sunday!

Thanks for joining us for today’s worship service for Sunday, Nov. 14, 2021. Our delightful new Confirmands will talk about their faith journey in today’s service. Please see our bulletin if you’d like to follow along and participate in the service. We continue to record online worship services for those who are unable to attend our in-person, outdoor services, …

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HTLC News Email, November 12, 2021

Hi, Everybody:This Sunday, November 14, is the 25th Sunday after Pentecost, but more importantly, it’s Confirmation Sunday!  Come and witness as Annelise and Marielle Miedema profess their faith in front of the whole congregation (and the entire neighborhood, since we will be outdoors [no pressure!]).  Other than that, things are pretty much as usual with Zoom Sunday …

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Devotions from Tri-City ELCA Churches – Pastor Barbara, Nov 10, 2021

Devotion for November 10, 2021, from Pastor Barbara of Holy Redeemer: 19 In the evening of that same day, the first day of the week, the doors were locked in the room where the disciples were, for fear of the Temple authorities. Jesus came and stood among them and said, “Peace be with you.” John …

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