ACOLYTES: August 11: Early: Camille & Camden Edwards – Late: Hannah Hadd
 
ACOLYTES: August 18: Early: Cora Davis & Hannah Haddad – Late: Addie Ross
 

CTR HAPPENINGS

CONNECT NIGHT is August 24 from 6-8:00 at McNellie’s South. Babysitting will be provided at the church.
 
CTR FRIENDS will meet August 11 at the Metro Diner (Tulsa Hills) for lunch.
BUNKO will meet August 13 at 7:00 at the church with hostess, Diane Morlock. There is a signup sheet.
OWLS will meet August 29 at 11:30 at Incredible Pizza. Their program will include a presentation from Johnny Barfield’s grandson, Lt. Kyle Baker, a criminal investigator for the Rogers County Sheriff’s Office. His topic will include scams and the new open carry law. There is a signup sheet.
 
A RESOURCE TABLE is located at the south entrance with a variety of books for all ages. Browse through them and take any that you may have a use of.
 
CTR-U CRAFT CLASS: September 11 at 5:00 (note new time). Sign up today to make a burlap canvas button tree. Cost is $10 and limited to 12.
 
Take control of your money with FINANCIAL PEACE UNIVERSITY (FPU)! This nine-lesson course uses biblical wisdom and common sense to help you tackle budgeting, pay off debt and make your money work for you! FPU includes your member workbook and a year of free on-line resources through Financial Peace Membership. These classes will be offered during CTR-U at 6:30. Sign up today! Contact Johnny Barfield for more information (671-4423).
 
COLLEGE STUDENTS: Parents, please send your child’s college address to Connie at the office (connie.phillips@ctrtulsa.org).

OUTREACH

WORLD RELIEF SCHOOL KITS: WORLD RELIEF SCHOOL KITS/WORKDAY: Any items that you wish to donate for the LWR school kits should be brought to the church no later than August 19. On August 20 there will be an LWR workday at 10:00. All are invited to join the ladies and help assemble the school kits for shipping.
Items for the school kits include: 
  •  four 70-sheet notebooks of wide or college-ruled paper; no loose paper
  •  1 ruler w/30-centimeters and inches – 1 pencil sharpener; 1 eraser
  •  1 blunt safety scissors – 5 #2 pencils w/erasers (secure w/rubber band)
  •  5 ballpoint pens (no gel ink-secure w/rubber band) – 1 box of 16-24 crayons
  •  1 sturdy drawstring backpack-style cloth bag (app. 14×17” with shoulder straps–no standard backpacks)
 
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

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
At the second annual Concordia Leadership and Service Summit (C.L.A.S.S.) We are partnering with churches in the Oklahoma & surrounding districts to equip & disciple your students & help them develop as Christian Servant Leaders in your congregation & community.
 
****OPEN TO STUDENTS AGE 14 OR IN 8TH GRADE THROUGH AGE 18 OR IN 12TH GRADE BY OCTOBER 15.
$40 REGISTRATION FEE INCLUDES PROGRAM, MEALS & T-SHIRT.
HOTEL & TRANSPORTATION SEPARATE
 

EDUCATION

FALL SUNDAY SCHOOL TEACHERS NEEDED: We are looking for high school, college or adult members to lead children’s Sunday School classes on select Sundays in August. Lessons and supplies will be prepared for you. Please sign up near the library or talk to DCE Suzanne for more information! Her email is suzanne.watt@ctrtulsa.org, we would love to have you join us even if only for a week!
 
HOLY LAND BIBLE STUDY will begin on August 22 (and continue on September 19, October 17, November 21 and December 19) at 6:00 in the fellowship hall for anyone attending the Holy Land Trip with Pastor Burmeister.
 
LADIES BIBLY STUDY is held in the library at 9:30 with DCE Suzanne. All ladies are invited to attend.
 
SUNDAY SCHOOL OFFERING SUNDAY SCHOOL OFFERING for this quarter will go to Camp Lutherhoma for the purchase of AEDs (automated external defibrillator).

UPCOMING AND ON GOING EVENTS

TULSA LUTHERAN BRAILLE WORKERS NEED YOUR HELP! CTR needs volunteers to continue their commitment to this mission. Please prayerfully consider joining our team. Additional info can be obtained by contacting Teresa Nightingale at 299-3396; tnightingale@cox.net
CLICK ON THE ICON TO OPEN THE CALENDAR!
YOUNG INVESTORS (Y.I.) CLUB ONLINE ACTIVITY CENTER is being introduced by LCEF. There are interactive games, coloring pages, Bible stories, devotions, videos and for older members, news stories and links to servant events and community service projects. Check it out today at lcef.org.
 
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.  
 
COLLECTION CENTER: Please remember to collect various ink cartridges and electronic equipment for the LWML; food and household supplies for South Tulsa Community House; 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.
 
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CTR Softball Team – check back for next years  Summer Season!

Check our Facebook page for more

details (CTR Softball Players)!

For more information, talk to: James Holt (jrholtOK@gmail.com / 918.808.8530)

OK DART BALL

The Oklahoma Dart ball Association is an initiative of the Oklahoma District of the Lutheran Church- Missouri Synod. The Association started in 2016 in the Tulsa Metro Area and has expanded to Oklahoma City and beyond.
 
Currently membership is limited to anyone age 18 years and older. For the Tulsa Metro Division players must be 21 or older since we play at Cabin Boys Brewery.
The Association is in the development phase. The Tulsa Metro division has 4 teams and expansion efforts are focused in Oklahoma City and beyond.
Deon Hull is available to consult with congregations and assist them in team development.
 
Please contact him at 918-928-6641 or DLHull5@gamail.com