Sermons: November 18, 2018
Sanctuary Worship
My End Times To-Do List
211 Central & South Worship
Honoring & Celebrating Veterans
Congregation News
211 Worship: Numb, Fractured & Twisted
Why would someone bully another? Why would someone want to take their own life? The Holidays are filled with celebration but not for some. Let's gather together to hear hope!
Join Us for Thanksgiving Worship
Wed., Nov 21, 7:00 pm; Thurs., Nov. 22, 9:30 am; SMC
Join us tonight (Thanksgiving Eve) or Thursday morning (Thanksgiving Day) in Sanctuary Worship. Enter His gates with thanksgiving, and His courts with praise! Give thanks to Him; bless His name! - Psalm 100:4
Church Office Closed for Thanksgiving
Our church office will be closed for Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 22 and Friday, November 23.
Have a blessed day!
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.

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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.
Grow
First Thursdays for Women
First Thursdays For Women
Thursday, December 6; 6:30 pm (Fellowship), 7:00 pm (Bible Study); MS3
The topic for our next First Thursdays group is The Angels of Christmas: Meet the Messenger. Know the Message. Please read Luke 2:8-14 and join us for fellowship and bible study!
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 lcef.org/40month.
Serve
Church Christmas Decorating
Tues., Nov. 27; 6:30 pm; 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
Interested in singing some Christmas music this season? Consider joining one of our choirs for December! Contact David von Kampen at  dvonkampen@gmail.com .
Christmas Meal Baskets
Looking for a way to give back this Christmas season? Donate $25 and provide a meal for families in need. Mark your check or envelope as "Christmas Basket" and drop it in an offering tray or in the church office. Surplus transfers to Meal Ministry, which will continue to bless families throughout the year.
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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!  
Help With Disaster Response
Want to help with relief efforts in California and Florida? Christ Lincoln is supporting the efforts of our partner, Lutheran Church Charities. Please write checks or online donations  payable to "Christ Lincoln" RE:Disaster. For questions, contact Tom Grunow.
Giving Tuesday Opportunity
Did you know that Giving Tuesday is November 27? During this annual event, people all over the world are encouraged to donate to the organizations closest to their hearts. Christ Lincoln invites you to consider giving to our church or school, as well as to other causes and ministries most important to you.
Family Ministries
Festival of Trees Silent Auction
Silent Auction: Saturday - 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
Christ Lincoln Schools is Thankful!
We are grateful for all who came to the event and all who supported our 16th annual auction. It was an incredible, fun evening! Watch for a total raised soon!
Learn More About Our Elementary Program
Thurs., Nov. 29 or Jan. 10; 12:00 - 12:45 pm or 6:00 - 6:45 pm; MS2
Looking ahead to Kindergarten or wanting to explore a new school? Join Principal Mark L'Heureux for FREE lunch or dinner to learn about our program. Childcare is available. Register online to attend.  
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ChristLincoln.org
(402) 483-7774
4325 Sumner Street
Lincoln, NE 68516