Welcome to Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church

Here Gods Word

Rev. Mark Kreemer, Pastor

Sunday Services 8:45AM & 10:45AM

Sunday School 10:45AM

Confirmation Wednesday 7:00PM

 

Please join us!

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All are Welcome

Christ Lutheran Church has shared the Good News about Jesus Christ, by serving the people of this community for 100 years. Christ Lutheran is part of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. An active congregation of some two hundred families, we gather for worship regularly, have a Sunday School, youth activities, a Vacation Bible School program, adult study courses, and a variety of fellowship events. The church supports community organizations such as Alcoholics Anonymous, Islip Homemakers, and Scouting by providing a place for their meetings. Our Outreach Ministry Team ministers to those in the congregation who may be enduring particularly challenging situations, and our Social Ministry Group runs a year round food pantry, as well as periodic blood drives. The church has always been blessed by committed volunteers whose efforts have made a variety of meaningful ministries produce good fruit, and we invite you to worship with us and consider being part of this Christian family.

 

We are now on Facebook, please join us

 

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Please come down and visit the Islip Winter Farmers Market here at Christ Church!

Saturdays 9am - 1pm from December 3rd through March 25th

Winter Farmers Market Flyer - click for flyer

 

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Thrivent Financial - Disaster Response

Thrivent will match up to $250,000 in personal donations made on Thrivent.com to certain disaster relief organizations responding in Haiti and other areas affected by Hurricane Matthew. For details about the match, visit the Disaster Response page on Thrivent.com

 

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ELCA - Lutheran Disaster Response

Your gifts are needed now for Hurricane Matthew. Your support through Lutheran Disaster Response will bring God’s hope and healing to those who have been or will be affected by this hurricane. Our response already spans across several countries. Together, we will work with trusted partners and companion churches that know the communities well and are preparing recovery efforts. Although the hurricane has not yet reached the U.S. coast, Lutheran Disaster Response coordinators are collaborating with local community leaders, civic organizations, ecumenical partners and officials to begin planning the proper response. The storm is not over. You can help now. Gifts designated for “Hurricane Matthew” will be used in full (100 percent) until the response is complete to help disaster survivors recover and rebuild. For more information or to donate, please visit the ELCA's website for Lutheran Disaster Response - Hurricane Matthew.

 

Upcoming Events

December

12/3 - Islip Indoor Winter Farmers Market - 9am - 1pm.

12/5 - Yoga Class 12:30pm.

12/6 - Mid-Week Lenten Soup and Service. Please join us for soup and salad at 6pm followed by a lenten service at 7pm.

12/10 - Islip Indoor Winter Farmers Market - 9am - 1pm.

12/11 - Advent Service with the Festival Choir Contata - "The Christmas Story" both 8:45 and 10:45 services.

12/12 - Yoga Class 12:30pm.

12/13 - Mid-Week Lenten Soup and Service. Please join us for soup and salad at 6pm followed by a lenten service at 7pm.

12/17 - Islip Indoor Winter Farmers Market - 9am - 1pm.

12/17 - Pageant Practice 9:00am.

12/17 - Greening of the Church 1:30pm - Come help decorate the church for the Christmas Season.

12/18 - Advent Service with the Sunday School Christmas Pageant at 10:45am service.

12/18 - Advent Luncheon immediately following the 10:45am service.

12/19 - Yoga Class 12:30pm.

12/20 - Mid-Week Lenten Soup and Service. Please join us for soup and salad at 6pm followed by a lenten service at 7pm.

12/24 - Islip Indoor Winter Farmers Market - 9am - 1pm.

12/24 - Christmas Festival Services - 5:00pm, 7:30pm, and 10:00pm.

12/25 - Christmas Day Service - 10:45am.

12/31 - Islip Indoor Winter Farmers Market - 9am - 1pm.

January

1/1 -Sunday Service - 10:45am.

1/7 - Islip Indoor Winter Farmers Market - 9am - 1pm.

1/14 - Islip Indoor Winter Farmers Market - 9am - 1pm.

1/21 - Islip Indoor Winter Farmers Market - 9am - 1pm.

1/28 - Islip Indoor Winter Farmers Market - 9am - 1pm.

 

Senior Youth Group Calendar click for details

 

Notes:

Looking for videos of past services or special events, please click on the Services link on the left navigation bar.

DVD copies of any performance on the Services Page can be obtained, suggested donation - $5. Please send an email request to webmaster@christlutheranit.org or speak with Karl Von Seggern.

 

Our Mission

We are a family of Christians dedicated to sharing God's message of love, forgiveness and eternal life with all people. These gifts are not earned but come to us solely through God's grace. United by the Holy Spirit through baptism, we preach and teach the crucified and risen Christ through worship, fellowship, service, and prayer. Guided by our Lord's love we strive to live in accordance with His will. To this end we are committed to serve humanity in our community and throughout the world in His name.