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Joy Lutheran Church

717 FM 359

Richmond, TX 77406-2005



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NALC EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE - will be meeting at Joy on October 22-23. On Monday, October 22, “It’s the Pits Cookers” will be providing a Bar-B-Que meal for everyone interested, to be followed by an open forum for anyone with the NALC Executive Committee and National Staff. Meal at 6:00p with the open forum at 7p.


PR. MARK CHAVEZ - the general Secretary of the NALC will be preaching and presiding on Sunday, October 21st as Pr. Christ installs the Pastor and welcomes Chinese Lutheran Church into the NALC.


REFORMATION DAY POTLUCK LUNCH AND FELLOWSHIP HALL DEDICATION  - We’ve had a few ‘soft’ openings of the fellowship hall but now it’s time to do a full all congregation pot luck dinner! Please reserve Reformation Day, October 28th 12:00 Noon for this great event of dedication of our new space and the first official pot luck dinner!  Signup sheets for the Pot Luck should be ready for signing up by October 7th so start checking on those favorite recipes!


CONFIRMATION CLASS - meets October 7th at noon!


ALL SAINTS’ SUNDAY - is coming up on November 4th. We are altering the way we remember those who have been called from the Church Militant to the Church Triumphant this year. Be alert for further information


YOUTH SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASS - Youth Sunday school is underway! Please join us at 9:15am!


WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY - will take a break this week, and resume on the 15th! The Women’s group usually meets on Mondays, at 7:00pm in the fellowship hall. This fall we will conduct an overview of several of the books of the Apocrypha.  Please let Vickie know if you need a copy.


MEN’S BIBLE STUDY - Men's Bible study meets on Thursday’s at 7:30 pm in the Gathering Place.


COLLEGE AGED YOUNG ADULTS ADDRESSES - It is that time again when we ask for current addresses for our young adults, aged 18-23, who may be in college, military, working or moving to a new address, we try to stay in touch with them by sending care packages. Please send the information to the office at office@joyrichmond.org so we can update our records.


SUNDAY ADULT CLASS - will resume today in the fellowship hall.HELPING HANDS ¾ at this time HH needs: canned & dry soup, jelly, juice, single serve items, bar soap, and laundry detergent.


BIRTHDAYS – 10/8 Ashley Hong



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Pastor Tim Christ (832) 549-4985 (Pastors Cell)

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