Sermons: November 11, 2018
Sanctuary Worship
A Widow's Story: Bake, Then Die
211 Central & South Worship
Honoring & Celebrating Veterans
Congregation News
211 Worship: Numb, Fractured & Twisted
In a world where pain abounds, it is easy to feel the need to numb the pain. This week, we'll dive into a discussion on using drugs and alcohol to escape reality, and how God still reaches us in our addiction. Bring a friend.
Congregational Meeting this Sunday
Sunday, November 18; 12:30 pm; Fellowship Hall
Join us to discuss congregational business and a review of the Central campus improvement presentation. Lunch is provided with a free-will offering.
Auction Directions & Silent Bidding
Fri., Nov. 16; 5:30 - 10 pm; Sesostris Shrine Center- 1050 Saltillo Rd
Attending the auction? View a map to location and details here. Can't attend, but want to bid on our silent auction? Use this link to bid (active by 3:00 pm Thursday).
Some Church Entrances to be
Locked on Sundays
To ensure the safety of our congregation, all doors on our Central Campus except those indicated by a yellow star in the   attached map will be locked from the outside on Sunday mornings beginning December 2.
New Name Tags Available
If you would like to wear a nametag for worship services, new name tags are available for purchase at the Welcome Desk. Cost is $7.

Next Steps
Senior Dinner: Year-End Celebration
Sunday, December 2; 12:00 pm; Fellowship Hall; $10/person
Don't miss our Year-End Celebration! RSVP today for a delicious dinner of turkey, stuffing, mashed potatoes, corn, and homemade pie! Register and pay online, or stop by the church office by Thurs., Nov. 29. Please note that there is no dinner in November.
Women's Bible Study
Would you like to join a Bible study but don't know how to fit it into your week? If you have time over lunch, consider "Wednesday Women in the Word."   Details online.
Surviving The Holidays When Grieving
Mon., Nov. 19; 5:00 - 7:00 pm; Youth Room
How do you survive the holidays after a loved one has passed? This session offers helpful tips for navigating emotions, social events, and discovering hope for your future. Questions? Contact  Alex Keinbaum , or  register online.
SmartMoney: Live Stream Tonight
Thurs., Nov. 15; 6:30 pm; MS#3
This Smart Money live stream event will give you the momentum you need to kick-start your financial goals. Dave Ramsey and Chris Hogan will teach you the seven-step plan that can help you get out of debt, build wealth, and retire with dignity.  Register here.
LCEF 4% Investments
Lutheran Church Extension Fund supports the work of many LCMS pastors, teachers and ministries. Invest $500-$40,000 for 40 months at a 4% fixed interest rate. Brochure at Biblical Generosity display or at

Church Christmas Decorating
Tues., Nov. 27; Meet in the Commons
We need your help to get ready for Christmas! Join us for fellowship, cookies, hot chocolate, music, and decorating. All are welcome. Contact Sue Anne Philson with questions.
Short-Term Choir Commitment
Wed., Dec. 5 & 12; 7:45 pm; FH
Interested in singing some thrilling Christmas music this season? Consider joining the Celebration Singers! Contact Michael Jank at (402) 488-8851.
Night To Shine Registration Open
Registration: Open until Jan. 10; Event: Feb. 8; 5:00 - 9:00 pm; Central Campus
Christ Lincoln is proud to be an official host church for the 2019 Night to Shine, sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation. Night to Shine is an unforgettable prom night experience, centered on God's love, for people with special needs, ages 16 and older.  Registration is now open!   To volunteer:  Click here .   To donate: Contact  Nancey Bernhardson
Register for Serve Lincoln
Saturday, December 1; 9:00 am - 12:30 pm; Central Campus
Make your first gift of the season one of serving others! On December 1, Live Our Mission as Christ Lincoln. Invite friends and family. Lunch featuring Raising Cane's chicken included.  Learn more here , or  register now!  
Support Lutheran Church Charities
Wondering where to send your money to support disaster relief from coast to coast? Christ Lincoln supports Lutheran Church Charities! Hurricanes, to fires, to mass shootings, they're equipped to care!
Family Ministries
Festival of Trees Silent Auction
Silent Auction: Friday - Sunday, Dec. 1 - 9; Central Campus
Decorate a 3-foot tree in a creative theme for our silent auction, benefiting our middle school youth's summer mission trips. We provide the trees (new this year: wreaths!), you provide the decorations. View details and reserve your tree or wreath here.
Family Nativity Workshop
Saturday, November 24; 9:00, 10:00, 11:00 am or 12:00 pm; YR; $15
Your whole family can create a nativity set out of terracotta pots and tons of craft materials. Bring creativity and an open mind. Visit our website to view details, photos, and  to register .

Seeking Extended Family Photos
Families with kids Pre-K to 4th grade: Send in your family photos to be used in slides for the Sunday School Christmas Program. We're celebrating how Christmas means joining Jesus' family tree! Send photos to   Rebecca Fisher.
Christ Lincoln Schools
Children's Book Fair at Christ
Thurs. - Tues., Nov. 15 - 20; Central Campus: Main Church Hallway & School Lobby Hallway
Join us for our Scholastic Book Fair and grab some great books and Christmas gifts! Stop by and shop during the week or on Sunday.  View hours here.
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(402) 483-7774
4325 Sumner Street
Lincoln, NE 68516