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Top 10 Ways to Celebrate Important Anniversaries of Jesus' Work at Chapel of the Cross This Year


  1. Sunday-Monday, July 16th - 17th:  We thank God for 15 years of worshipping in our Sanctuary.
  2. Sunday-Monday, July 30th - 31st:  We launch our Preschool by installing our first Pre-school Director and teacher, Ms. Andrea Weiss.  Please come and celebrate her installation with her and her family in between the services in the coffee shop.  Come and take a tour of th Pre-school if you have not already.
  3. Friday - Sunday, Septemeber 22nd - 24th: 15th annual Men's Retreat at Mark Twain State Park.
  4. Sunday-Monday, August 13th-14th:  We welcome guest preacher Rev. Micah Glenn, missionary at large to the Ferguson N. St. Louis County Community. Rev. Glenn was confirmed at Chapel of the Cross N. County, the mother congregration that helped plant our congregation 35 years ago.  We will begin our new $5 per month mission project and learn how we can help bring Hope in Jesus to hurting people.
  5. Sunday, August 20th: We gather for Rally Day to kick off our 2017-2018 Sunday School and Confirmation program.  We celebrate 35 years of Sunday School and confirmation ministries.
  6. Saturday, October 7th:  Family Ministry hosts an Octoberfest. From 5pm - 6:30 pm a family cookout will be served with activities for all ages.  The New Luther Movie wil be shown beginning at 7pm. Bring a friend or unchurched family.
  7. Sunday-Monday, October 8th-9th:  We welcome guest preacher, Rev. Dr. Jerry Bode, professor of Church history at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. Dr. Bode will preach on the importance of our Reformation faith 500 after Martin Luther pounded the 95 statements of faith on a church door in Wittenberg, Germany. We will also celebrate our confirmation class of 2017 with a light breakfast between services.
  8. Sunday, October 29th:  Celebration of 500th Anniversay of the Reformation and the 35th Confirmation Sunday.
  9. Sunday, November 5th:  All Saints Sunday.  We celebrate our loved ones who have died and are alive now with Jesus Christ and we will see them again.  It is also the day of our annual Sausage Supper. We also intend to burn the mortgage of 15 year old Sanctuary and main building.
  10. Sunday-Monday,December 24th-25th:  What is more important than celebrating Jesus Birthday.