There are so many ways to get involved at Christ Lutheran Hellertown. Our lists of Teams, Sunday Morning Activities and Adult Activities will give you a good idea of what we’re doing here within the church and what we’re doing in our community and the world. We think you will find there is something here for everyone.
Boys and girls in the fourth, fifth, and sixth grade, light & extinguish candles.
Men and women to prepare Altar for worship services.
AUDIO VISUAL ASSISTANTS: open
Run Power Point as needed, 8:30 & 10:45am services
Sound Engineer as needed, 8:30 & 10:45am services
Rehearsals: Sanctuary Choir – Tuesdays 7pm
Praise Band – Thursdays 7pm
Youth Choir – Sundays 9:45am
COFFEE HOUR ASSISTANTS:
Help provide and serve coffee hour with other members between our two services (8:30am and 10:45am).
Greeters welcome you as you arrive to church on Sunday mornings. Would you like to join our welcoming team?
Dancing during worship services.
Use your abilities to enhance our spirted traditional or celebrated worship services. Special instrumental and vocal offerings welcome.
Oversee childcare activity for parents during both Sunday worship services. Child clearances needed, provided by the church.
PASTOR’S ASSISTANT/COMMUNION SERVERS: Open
Help serve communion bread or wine at either service.
Read lessons at service of your choice.
Help prepare and serve breakfast once a month.
Ages 3 year olds – 6th graders. All youth welcome. Teachers and aides needed.
7th & 8th Graders. Sunday mornings 9:45 – 10:30am. All youth welcome.
Meets Sunday mornings 9:45am – 10:30am in Church Library.
Fall 2016/Winter 2017 Science, Religion & an Evolving Faith.
Sunday morning usher teams are responsible to distribute bulletins, collect offerings, offer assistance as needed and always providing a welcoming presence.
Lead prayers at either service.
Ladies fast paced dice game: last Friday of month.
COLOR ME CALM:
First Wednesday of month 6 pm before Contemplative service. Relax your mind and soothe your soul Enjoy beautiful music and the therapeutic effects of Adult Coloring.
Meeting on the third Thursday of the month, 10:00am until 2:00pm, stopping for a bag lunch. Dessert and beverages are provided.
Meet with individuals and couples over dinner four times per year. Late spring/early summer kick-off.
Drivers to transport those in need to appointments, church services, groceries and local errands.
Serving communion to our homebound community.
FOOD BANK: open
Advertise, collect, and deliver donated food on a regular basis to the “HAM” Food Bank at New Jerusalem Lutheran Church. Provide volunteers to assist with sorting and distributing of food from the New Jerusalem Lutheran Church.
FOOD BANK PICKUP: open
Deliver our weekly food bank collection to New Jerusalem.
Mary Ann Horvath
Funeral luncheon team provides the meal after a funeral service in Fellowship Hall. Help needed in preparing casseroles and serving and cleaning up food.
Are you interested in having a garden here at church raising produce for yourself and the Hellertown Food Bank?
Help keep our church looking presentable: painting, repairing, organizing. Coffee and donuts served on Monday 9:00am-noon.
Patty Jo Ivenz
Girls In God Growing Loving Eating Sharing. Bible Study, book discussion, theater, movies. Meets weekly. Contact Patty Jo for time and locations.
(Love Is Food Today) & Dinners for New Moms: Meals initiated to members in need as identified by CCT during follow-up post hospital discharge, in response to death in family or referral through church or community. Provide meals for new moms and family shortly after arriving home from the hospital.
NEW BETHANY MINISTRIES – KITCHEN:
Members volunteer on the fourth Wednesday of each month to prepare and serve lunch to the needy at New Bethany Ministries in Bethlehem. All supplies are provided.
NEW BETHANY MINISTRIES – PRODUCE PICK UP: open
Organize a group of members to pick up baked goods donated by Hellertown Giant Food Store and deliver to New Bethany Ministries.
Social activities for our seniors 65 and over.
PRAYER SHAWL MINISTRY:
Gifting of prayer shawls for baptism, marriage, illness, sympathy as a comforting and prayerful reminder of God’s ever present Love & Grace. Meet monthly.
Mary Ann Horvath
Quilt group meets Wednesday mornings 8:30am – 1:00pm and Thursdays 5:30pm – 7:30pm. All levels welcome.
Ladies participating will pick a name to be their Secret Sister to pray for and to encourage throughout the year. For all ages.
You’re invited to exercise for a healthier you. Lower Saucon Trail, Walnut Street entrance. Weather permitting. Every Monday, Wednesday, Fridays at 8:00am.
Connections With Our Members – CWOM
Creates opportunities for our members to get to know one another.
Connections With Our Community – CWOC
We want to get the word out about who we are and what we are doing. Are you creative?
The Faith Formation Team is responsible for providing education, encouragement and opportunities for the congregation and community to grow in their journey of Christian faith and relationship with God. Meets at Team Night – 4th Monday 7-8:30pm
To insure that Christ Lutheran Church is a good steward of the financial resources it manages. Provide leadership for all accounting and financial affairs of the congregation.
Concern and care for the church building, grounds, and property of the congregation benefits all who come to worship and praise the name of the Lord.
Service Care Giving
The Care Giving Team creates opportunities for our congregation members to sow seeds of love through caring. We care for one another and seek ways in which we might care for our members, families and others in need in our community.
God calls us to meet needs in our community and world. Our “Feed the Hungry” programs focuses our energies upon those who need food assistance.
Responsible for enriching the congregation’s understanding of Christian stewardship and encouraging the congregation to offer their gifts of Treasure, Time and Talent.
WORSHIP & MUSIC:
Responsible for making sure our worship services are relevant, meet the broad needs of the community and exceed people’s expectations. We want people to feel inspired, fulfilled, loved, welcomed, connected and have fun worshiping at Christ Lutheran.