Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church
& Christ Lutheran Preschool
701 E. Tilden Drive, Brownsburg, IN 46112 ~ 317-852-3343 ~ LCMS
For the Week of March 1, 2020


Verse of the Week:

"Jesus said to him, "Again, it is written, 'You shall not put the Lord your God to the test.'""   

Matthew 4:7 ESV 



Mid-Week Lenten Worship Schedule:

March 4th

March 11th

March 18th

March 25th

April 1st




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


**Please remember to spring forward 1 hour and change your clocks before bed on Saturday March 7th. Or you'll be an hour late to worship Sunday March 8th...and that would make us sad**




“Finding Lasting Friendship…in Christ and Others”

Come to Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church ready to be pampered on Saturday, March 14th, 2020 starting at 2pm and ending by 4:30, at 701 E. Tilden Dr. Brownsburg, IN 46112.

This is a FREE event for the community including delicious food, music, a special guest speaker, massages, and a special craft project.

                               Includes FREE childcare.                            

       Please contact CELC for further questions (317) 852-3343.   




                                       OFFICERS FOR 2020

President: John Bivens         Vice President:  Kerry Wiegland

Secretary: Christine Bivens     Treasurer: Joe Miller

Stewardship: Paul Seeman     Outreach: Kirk Knobel

Financial Secretary: Trisha Seeman

Trustees:  Mike Spees (ch), Matt Gahimer and Joe Miller

Education:  Verna Underwood, Jen Miller and Chris Clark

Deacons: Harold Kolb (ch), Andy Bawel, Bob Crockett, Jack Kelley, Monty Teague and Lonny Shattuck

  Deaconess: Sally Shattuck and Renae Clark



Mondays - 10am - 1pm

Tuesdays– 10am - 4pm

Wednesdays-10am - 5pm

Thursdays and Fridays 10am - 4pm

These hours are subject to change.




 *Welcome back to the 2019-2020 School Year!*  

Preschool Hours - Monday through Friday

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

9:00AM - 1:00PM Preschool Class

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



*** GOLDEN GIRLS ~   The Golden Girls have completed their Bible Study for this year. They will resume in the Spring. Stay tuned.                                                                                                                          

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


*** PEW SISTERS ~ Bible Study at 6:30pm. 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      January, February, March and April. 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 broadcasting 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 7am.  Join us! 


GROUNDS KEEPING SIGN-UP SHEET - Is posted on the bulletin board. Please consider how you might help. If you have questions or need help getting started contact Mike Spees, Glenn Douglas or Mike Hopkins.


***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. 


 ***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 Altar Guild schedule is on the bulletin board.                                                                                                                        


The Lutheran Hour ~ Broadcast Guide & Sermon Schedule


Sirius XM    FamilyTalk  channel 131  Sunday 10:00AM

WBRI     Indianapolis, IN  1500 AM    Sunday 6:30AM

         WBRI     Indianapolis, IN   96.7 FM    Sunday 6:30AM         

      WIRE    Indianapolis, IN   91.1 FM     Sunday 6:00AM       

WLW    Cincinnati, OH    700 AM     Sunday 7:00AM


                  Mobile App Available

                  The world's longest-running Christian outreach radio program!


                   March 8, 2020  "Upon Further Review"

                       Speaker:  Rev. Dr. Michael Zeigler             


                    March 15, 2020  "Gracious Confiscation"

                       Speaker:  Rev. Dr. Michael Zeigler





**Building Use ~ If you are planning to use the church for a family, group, or church related function, please contact Renae or Jen 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 Jen, our secretaries, is