Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church
& Christ Lutheran Preschool
701 E. Tilden Drive, Brownsburg, IN 46112 ~ 317-852-3343 ~ LCMS
For the week of August 19, 2018




Verse of the Week:

 "Jesus said to the twelve, "Do you want to go away as well?" Simon Peter answered, "Lord, to whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life, and we have believed, and have come to know that you are the Holy One of God."

John 6:67-69 ESV  






~ Children's Sunday School and Adult Bible Study at 9:15 am ~

The Adult Bible Study group are studying - Noah The Man, The Ark, The Flood.                                                                            



CELC Logo Shirts  - We have a limited number of women's Nike    Golf Polo shirts available for $25.00. They are on the card table in front of the Outreach bulletin board. Please use an envelope from   the table so our treasurer knows it is for the purchase of a shirt.     

CELC Directories - Our latest updates are now ready. Packets can  be found in your mailboxes to be inserted in your current directory. If you need a complete directory, please see Sandy Rothenberger.    Thank you to Mark and Jason Rothenberger for their help with our  directory pages.                                                                                        

 MARK YOUR CALENDARS! Sunday August 26th following worship service, the Perry Family will be giving a presentation on their        recent Mission Trip to Taiwan. Please join us and learn how your     contributions and prayers were shared with the Taiwanese during    those two weeks! A light lunch will be provided.                                                                           



 FOR 2018

President: Chris Clark         Vice President:  Joe Miller

Secretary: Taylor Wendland     Treasurer: Kerry Wiegand

Stewardship: Paul Seeman     Outreach: 

Financial Secretary: Trisha Seeman

Trustees:  Mike Spees (ch),  Jeff Decker, Matt Gahimer

Education:  Olivia Clark (ch), Erin Gahimer,  Lori Marko

Deacons: Glenn Douglas (ch), Harold Atkins, Jack Kelley, Kerry Wiegand,

Greg Secor, Greg Spurgeon, Gus VonDielingen

  Deaconess: Lori Marko and Sandy Hopkins


TEMPORARY OFFICE HOURS ~ Mondays—9am-2pm, Tuesdays– 9am-4pm,ednesdays-10am-3pm, Thursdays and Fridays 9am-4pm. These hours are subject to change.




 ***New Preschool year for 2018-2019 has started please keep our Preschool Staff and children in your prayers.

7:00 AM - 9:00 AM          Before School Care

9:00 AM - 1:00 PM          Preschool Class   

1:00 PM - 6:00 PM           After School Care  


*** Mowing Schedule has been posted on the bulletin board.                                          

*** GOLDEN GIRLS ~   The Golden Girls will meet on September 5th at 1:30 pm. There will be no meets in  August.                                                                                                                       

*** YOUTH GROUP ~ Meets on the 1st, 3rd & 5th Wednesdays of the month.  Please join us and bring a friend!


*** PEW SISTERS ~ Bible Study at 6:30 pm. We meet at church every second Monday of each month so feel free to join us!


*** GREETER SIGN-UP ~ The sign-up sheet has been posted for   August, and September. Please see the bulletin board to sign up. Thank you!


*** TECH TEAM NEWS ~ There is a sign up sheet on the bulletin board to assist with taping on Sunday mornings.

*** CHURCH INVENTORY TEAM ~ Our inventory project has hit a stumbling point, so we will have set dates to meet during the summer to move on with this major project. Watch for more details to come.


*** PRAYER LIST UPDATE ~ As you have noticed, we have a large number of people on the prayer list, especially those with health issues.  Please take a look at the list and provide an update to Pastor if their status had changed.  Thank You!


*** The Men’s “Breakfast Club” Bible Study ~  Saturday mornings at 7 am.  Join us!   



*** EVENT POSTPONED - Night Out Against Crime has been              rescheduled for October 2, 2018 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. at           Brownsburgs Town Hall. Please join us for this special event             that provides an opportunity for the citizens of this community         and local Law Enforcement to partner in their anti-crime and drug    efforts.                                                                                                       

***Congregation Servant Opportunities.                                                 

Do you or a loved one need some help with something this season?  Lawn Care, Grocery Shopping, Rides to/from Medical Appointments, etc?  If so, please contact your deacon or Bob Abernathy. 


 ***Joyful Response ~ is an electronic offering transfer service for members of our congregation.  Reduce time, cost and effort associated with check writing by having your weekly contribution electronically gifted to the church.  Special Offering Notices still provide you with a unique way to place your offering in the collection plate each week.  Consider fulfilling your stewardship commitment through this easy program. Contact Paul Seeman for more information.




Don't forget to "LIKE" and "SHARE" our events and postings on our church and preschool Facebook page.  The added visibility helps us to reach so many more people,  Our preschool could really benefit from the extra views.  If you haven't "Liked" our preschool Facebook page, you can find it at "Christ Lutheran Preschool, Brownsburg, Indiana".  Our church Facebook page is "Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church".  If you have an event that you would like to have featured, please contact the church office.




 The 2018 Flower chart is posted on the Bulletin Board.

We have openings in October (2), November (1) and December (1). Cost is $17.00 per Sunday                                                                                  

Altar Guild schedule/sign up is posted on the bulletin board.                      VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED please sign up to volunteer.                                                                                                  



The Lutheran Hour ~ Broadcast Guide & Sermon Schedule


WKRY    Columbus,  IN    88.1 FM    Sunday, 7:00 PM

WYGS    Greensburg, IN  89.1 FM    Sunday, 7:00 PM

         WZWZ       Kokomo   IN   92.5 FM     Sunday, 6:00 PM         

WCBK    Martinsville, IN   102.3 FM   Sunday, 7:00 AM

WEEM     Pendleton, IN   91.7 FM    Sunday, 5:30 AM

WLW    Cincinnati, OH    7:00 AM    Sunday. 7:00 AM


                                      August 19 "In Your Light We See Light"

                                      Speaker:  Rev. Dr. Dale A. Meyer                         


                                      August 26 "What Is Best "   

                                      Speaker: Rev. Dr. Dale A. Meyer





**Building Use ~ If you are planning to use the church for a family, group, or church related function, please contact Renae or Diane at the church office so that it can be placed on the calendar. If your meeting or event has changed dates or has been canceled, please notify the office ASAP. We would like to avoid conflicts with scheduled events at church.

Thanks for your help in this matter.



**NEW EMAIL ~ With the launch of this website, we have a new website provider.

Our church email for contacting Renae and Diane, our secretaries, is