CTR WEEKLY NEWS
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

CTR HAPPENINGS

CANCELLATIONS AND POSTPONEMENTS:
 
May 25-31
 
Monday
 
 
Tuesday
10:00 am Sew N Sows
 
Wednesday
10:00 am Widows/Widowers Bible Study
7:00 pm Choir
 
Thursday
OWLS
 
Friday
8:00 am – Roustabouts
9:30 am – Ladies’ Bible Study
 
Sunday
9:30 am- Sunday School

 

 
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Keep up with coming events, announcements, and updates about recent events.
The public events page (where services are live-streamed) is at: https://www.facebook.com/ChristTheRedeemerLutheranChurch.
The private group (an information page for members only) is at: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ctrtulsa/.
To join the private group, click Join Group in the top right-hand corner of the page, or email James Morgan at: communications@ctrtulsa.org
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For the Twitter account use: @PastorBe_CTR
 
NEWSLETTER: Check the church website to read the online newsletter.
 

LOVE GATHERING for ECC is in May. Please donate Kleenex, paper towels, non-scented wipes and Clorox wipes for their classroom use. Containers are placed at the south entrance.

 

STEWARDSHIP

GIVING: As we continue to do ministry, even in the time of being physically apart, your faithful giving is a blessing to Christ the Redeemer and your community. We thank you in advance for continuing to keep the ministry moving forward at Christ the Redeemer.
 
Here are some options for sending in your tithes and offerings to CTR:
1. Online: You can visit www.ctrtulsa.org/on-line-giving to sign up through Vanco for one-time or ongoing offerings or donations. This allows you to set up weekly, bi-weekly or monthly giving.
2. Smartphone: You can contribute through GivePlus Church, our mobile giving app. Go to the App Store or Google Play and search for “GivePlus church” to download it for free.
3. Vanco Client Services: You can call 1-800-675-7430 to give your offering for Christ The Redeemer by phone.
4. Mail: You can mail your offering in your offering envelope to the church office: 2550 E. 71st St., Tulsa, OK 74136.
 
Questions about E-giving? Email Mary Jane Landin at mjlandin@ctrtulsa.org for more information.

OUTREACH

SOUTH TULSA COMMUNITY HOUSE: We are in great need of just about everything “canned,” as well as other proteins such as dried beans, peanut butter, meat based soups. We also need clean and labels removed prescription bottles which we use to distribute shampoo, body wash/soap and the like. They request that you not donate any Ramon noodles.
 
COLLECTION CENTER: Please remember to collect food and household supplies for South Tulsa Community House; various labels for ECC (check out the collection center for a list); various coupons for the military; eye glasses for MOST Ministries. All these items can be dropped off at the collection center at the south entrance.
 

YOUTH

CTR YOUTH SUMMER MISSION TRIP IN SANTA ROSA BEACH, FL. JUNE 2020! We will be hosting a VBS for Hope on the Beach Lutheran Church and doing other local mission opportunities as well as enjoying the beach!we will be leaving on June 20 with VBS the week of the 22-26 and returning Sunday, June 28. 
 
As of May 10, this trip is still planned as previously scheduled. The final payment for the rental homes is not due until May 21, so a final decision will be made by May 15. Please contact DCE Suzanne to let her know if your youth IS or IS NOT planning to attend. If hosting a VBS is not possible, we will plan to go and enjoy the beach and do our own mission projects while there. For more questions, please contact DCE Suzanne.
 
CAMP LUTHERHOMA: Summer Camp is still in the plans.  They will be making a decision about the status of summer camp mid-May.  For more information: www.lutherhoma.com

EDUCATION

Both classes are currently not meeting due to the church having to remain closed.
 
WIDOWS & WIDOWERS BIBLE STUDY is held in the library at 10 AM on Wednesdays with Pastor Burmeister.
 
LADIES BIBLE STUDY is held in the library at 9:30 AM on Fridays with DCE Suzanne. All ladies are invited to attend.
 
WOMEN’S RETREAT: Camp Lutherhoma has had to cancel all retreats through April due to the statewide closure of groups of 10 or more. When a new date is scheduled, it will be communicated.
 
SUNDAY SCHOOL is now online! Go to https://www.ctrtulsa.org/sunday-school/ for a video each week.
You can also find other lesson information on the church website that you will be able to print at home.
 

VBS: Due to the social distancing guidelines in place, VBS is postponed.

 

OTHER EVENTS

Watching Services via our website

If you are participating in our live services on Sunday morning via the website, you may need to refresh your screen if the live stream is not showing up when you access the page for the first time.
 
Also, the bulletin for the service, including hymns, is available via the link on the same page.