Lord of Life HAPPENINGS:
Weekly E-blast for October 15, 2020
FOOD TRUCKS & FAREWELLS! Join us raise money for the Pastor’s Discretionary Fund which helps those in need in and around our community. It is also an opportunity to bid farewell to Pastor Heath and Emily as they begin their next chapter in retirement.
Saturday, November 7 in the parking lot at Lord of Life. 4-7pm. More info and register online.

The online auction begins 11/01 to benefit the Pastor's Discretionary Fund.

Drop off a farewell card for the Heath’s at the church office during regular business hours, snail mail, email or drop it off the night of the event. Cards and remembrances will be presented to Pastor Gary on November 8 during worship.
Important Events This Week
Funeral for Gwen Drews - Saturday October 17, 2020 at 4pm. The service will be live-streamed at our website. Gwen passed away on June 15, 2020. You can read her obituary here.
Third Graders! Join us for a Footstep in Christ event - Learning about the Bible on Saturday, October 18 –12:30 to 2:30pm at the church. Email Sarah Lutz to RSVP or for more info.
Join us online for worship this Sunday, October 18 , starting at 8:20, 9:45 or 11:05am. You can participate/watch at our website or on our Facebook page. Re-broadcasts are available all day.

Margot Earnest, daughter of Jocelyn and Evan Earnest, will be baptised during 11:05 worship. Welcome to the family of God, Margot!

October Sermon Series: IMAGINE THE POSSIBILITIES: Sharing God's Love
Sunday's Gospel: Matthew 22: 15-22

Sign up to attend 8:20am or 11:05am worship this Sunday live and in-person. Even though the nursery isn't available and Sunday School is online, children are always welcome at in-person worship. Take-home busy bags are available. Read our safety measures here.

Interactive, on-line worship
Engage! interactive, online worship.
  1. Shorter than typical 1-hr worship
  2. Discussion-based message you can share with family and friends
  3. Has instructions for home communion
It's just another great way to share faith in your home or virtually with friends around the world. You can see this week’s message here.
Sunday School for kids age 3 through elementary school is Sunday at 10am on our Facebook page or our website. This month's theme: NOAH'S ARK.
Every week, we provide new resources to help you grow spiritually and to minister the love of Jesus to your family and community. There are lots of opportunities for bible studies/discussions for all ages.
Together in Hope: a Joint Catholic - Lutheran Service of Common Prayer
Friday, Oct. 23 at Lord of Life. Live-stream begins at 7pm on Facebook or our website. Featuring LOL's Jazz Band. We celebrate “Declarations on the Way”, 32 Statements of Agreement where Lutherans and Catholics no longer have church-dividing differences on issues of church, ministry and the Eucharist. Everyone is welcome to watch.



Trunk or Treat Sunday, Oct. 25 in the parking lot of Lord of Life from 3 to 5pm. To reserve space for a trunk, email Sarah.
We can’t control when disasters strike and we can’t end poverty overnight. But there are things we can do now to help people around the world reach their full potential. Learn how simple items can transform lives and how you can too. Now collecting items for Lutheran World Relief Personal Care Kits until Oct. 31st. Drop off at Lord of Life.
New Worship Times beginning Nov. 1: 8am, 9:45 and 11:05am.
We have shifted our start times, effective Nov. 1 to accommodate extra safety and cleaning of our facilities. Please note the time will ‘fall back” due to Daylight Savings Time Nov. 1 as well. We hope to see you in-person or online!
New in-store hours added at Hands of Faith
HANDS OF FAITH FAIR TRADE MINISTRY
SHOP IN-STORE Wednesday and Saturday, 10am to 2pm, and now Sunday 9am - 12:30pm OR
online anytime, with curbside pick-up at 3801 S. Panther Creek Dr. in The Woodlands.
Beyond Sunday Podcast - Weekly conversations with Pastor David Bauser and Faith Formation director Patrick Nazaroff. This week: JUSTICE, PT. 2- Maybe it's not what you think.
Hurricane season is here. Are you a "72-hour Lutheran"?
Practical Spirituality with the Pastor Gary and Emily Heath every weekday morning.
"Devote yourself to prayer, keeping alert in it with thanksgiving." - Colossians 4:2
We are here for you! If you need anything, call the church office at 281-367-7016 to talk with one of our pastors or to share your prayer requests.
We pray God continues to give you a spirit of peace, increase your faith, and provide for your every need.
Lord of Life is part of the Texas/Louisiana Gulf Coast Synod.
3801 S. Panther Creek Drive,
The Woodlands, TX 77381
To have an event listed in this publication or the Sunday bulletin, please contact Marna Arlien. The deadline for both publications is
Tuesdays at 2 pm.