March 24, 2020
Worship With Us Online
Wednesday 6:30 p.m.
& Sunday 9:30 a.m.
Pastor Reggie
Preaching This Sunday
"Be still and know... you are not alone."
Fifth Weekend in Lent
Crown of Glory Updates
Building Use: 
  • The church is now closed and locked to all group activities, members and visitors.

Pastors:
  • Pastors will be available by phone in case of an emergency or for any other pastoral care needs. To reach one of our pastors directly please call the church office at 952-448-3230 and select the appropriate extension. The office phone system will forward the call directly to the pastor’s personal cell phone every time you call.

Online Worship:
  • Please join us for an online worship experience Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. and Sundays at 9:30 a.m. To join, go to our website at www.crownofglory.org and click on the “YouTube: Watch Video” link and enjoy worship from home or wherever you find yourself. Invite your friends and neighbors to join the live stream as well!
  • A Worship outline is now available! It is packed with songs, prayers and the full order of worship for you and your family.  You can access the “Worship Outline” by clicking the red icon on our homepage; then download it and print at home!
  • A Children’s Message will be offered during online worship on Sundays! Gather your children around the screen and tune in.
Holden Evening Prayer Service
Join us online this Wednesday, March 25 at 6:30 p.m. for our live stream of Holden Evening Prayer to worship and to hear a special message from CoG member David Delforge .
Subscribe to Our YouTube and Turn on Notifications
If you would like to be notified of when we are “live” or when we post a new video on our YouTube page, make sure you click on the “Subscribe” button on the Crown of Glory Chaska MN YouTube homepage, as well as clicking on the “bell” icon and select “All” to receive notifications whenever we publish a new video! If you have any questions, contact Pastor Laura !
Send Your "Peace" Selfies
If you haven’t already, be sure to send in a picture of you and your family sharing a sign of peace to crownofglorychaska@gmail.com so that we can send out a special e-blast and share Christ’s peace with one another remotely! If you have any questions, contact Pastor Laura !
Coming to CoG THIS Thursday, March 27: “Thankful Thursdays!"
Join us on our YouTube channel at 12:05 p.m. on Thursday for a brief devotional by Pastor Laura! We will offering this devotional every Thursday during this age of social distancing. If you have any questions, contact Pastor Reggie or Pastor Laura !”
Offering and Electronic Giving
Please consider continuing your weekly offering during these times when we are not gathering, as our congregation will still have our regular financial obligations. Thank you for considering one of the following ways:
  • Dropping off your envelope in the secure ‘drop box’ in the church main office.
  • Mailing your offering to our address at 1141 Cardinal Street Chaska, MN 55318.
  • Getting signed up for Simply Giving, an automated giving option, by filling out this form and sending it to our Director of Finance, Ashley Pederson.
  • Trying “Text to Give” by sending a text to our secure account at 833-497-3991.

Please scan our QR code to be taken to our giving page or click here to learn more.
SPARK News
Its Spring Break, so no “official” SPARK Lesson this week. Pastor Reggie will be preaching on Ezekiel 37 ~ the prophet Ezekiel encounters God in a valley of Dry Bones! Take an opportunity to move your bones~ go for a walk outside and breath the fresh air, invite wonder as you walk, look for something that gives you delight. Notice it and share with others what delights you discovered on your walk! Your body is a gift from God to delight in and enjoy creation. Even in the midst of a pandemic! Create a poster or message board with all your delights and God sightings! 
Connect
Connect News
Connect families have a Facebook group to complete their Spiritual Gifts assessments, share Highs and Lows and Bless one another. The assessment is in two posts. 
easter flowers
Easter Flower Orders
If you would like to order Easter flowers, please email Kellie Bokusky . Please include your name, as you would like it to appear in the bulletin, your dedication (in memory or in honor) and your flower choice: Easter Lily ($8), Yellow Tulip ($8), Purple Tulip ($8), White Mum ($10) or Blue Hydrangea ($20). Checks can be mailed to the church office. Orders are due by March 25 at 3:00 p.m.
Caring and Sharing Hands Ministry: People in Need
Do you have any specific needs around travel, getting groceries, or other shopping needs? Members of our Caring and Sharing Hands team are ready to help!

During this time of social distancing, it may be difficult for you to get out of the house and get your groceries or get to the pharmacy or to a doctors appointment. 

If you would like assistance, please contact Pastor Reggie and share your needs. One of our Sharing and Caring Hands team members will contact you directly. Be assured that all team members will practice safe “distancing” during their service time with you.

Caring and Sharing Hands Ministry: Seeking Team Members to Serve

Crown of Glory is seeking team members to help serve those in need. 

Tasks would include shopping or providing transportation for older members of our congregation who find it difficult to get out during this time.

If you are willing to serve in this way please contact Pastor Reggie . All team members are expected to practice safe distancing during our service times. 
Illustrated Psalm Devotions
Contact Gretchen if you are interested in receiving an electronic copy of the Illustrated Psalm devotion packet. Read, listen, and reflect on a Psalm and your life as you color! Set a family date night each week to grow in faith together during the season of Lent! 
Vacation Bible School
VBS registration is available online! Our theme this year is Generation to Generation! Gather with friends old and new as we worship, play, craft, and share faith conversations June 15-19, 2020! Staff from Green Lake Lutheran Ministries will guide us. Full and Half Day registration available. Youth volunteers, adult volunteers, and host homes are needed. Contact Gretchen to participate or to learn more.

Live Streamed Worship
In Our Prayers
March 22, 2020
9:30 a.m.: 174 Views
Prayer Requests
Please E-mail

"Where Family and Friends
Grow Together in Faith"