On Sunday May 29th during our 9:00 a.m. worship
service we would like to recognize all of our
members who will be graduating from high school
this year. We would also like to recognize all
our members who have graduated from college in
the past six months or who will be graduating
We would appreciate it if the graduating
students or their parents would notify the
office of those who are graduating, including
from what high school or college. We would also
like to know who of our graduates will be able
to attend worship on May 29th when this
recognition will take place. Thank you, in
advance, for contacting us! 608-423-3017
The Sanctuary Piano
A new Kawai has been found at Farleys House of
Pianos in Madison. The cost will be about
$5,500. It would be wonderful to have it here
for Rally Day in September! If you would like
to donate monies to purchase the piano please
note in the memo line: New Piano. Donations made
be put in the offering at church or brought to
the church office, 454 East Church Rd.,
Cambridge, WI 53523. Thank you for your support!
Sign up for Pastor Brenda to visit you! Pastor
would like to visit you at home or at work if
you would like a visit. In the narthex, you
will find a clipboard sign up sheet for visits
from Pastor Brenda. Please sign up and she will
contact you to arrange a time to visit. Thank
Food Fellowship & Fun Group
Gathered Monday March 14!
Bible Study On James
Tuesday Mornings at 11am
Wednesday Evenings at 7pm
We meet on Tuesdays at 11:00am and another group
meets on Wednesdays at 7:00pm . The same study
will be on both Tuesday mornings and Wednesday
evenings to provide opportunity for people
available during day or night to attend. All are
welcome to join at anytime.
June & July
Please include July 1-10 calendar events with June items by
May 19th for inclusion in the June Newsletter. Also, please submit all July
newsletter items before June 8, if possible.Thank you!
Food, Fellowship & Fun Group
13; 11:30 am; Fellowship Hall
You are invited to lunch and time to visit
with friends. Bring your cards for a game of
Euchre, or a project you are working on. This is
a time to have a meal, be in fellowship and have
fun together. I will need a count of how many
plan to come. The deadline to sign up with be on
June 5th. If you are bringing a friend, please
include that in the number of people. This event
is hosted by the ARK committee. Hope to see lots
of you in attendance. ~Vicki Schuh
Habitat: Faith Build Update
Habitat for Humanity Stewardship is seeking
donations for the Habitat for Humanity Summer
Faith Build project! Donations can be enclosed
in special envelopes provided in the Narthex.
Simply drop these envelopes in the offering
plate or mail/drop them off at the church
office. Please indicate on the check memo line
that it is for the Habitat Home! Habitat build
dates are: 6/21, 6/25, 9/6, 9/10.
year, the home will be built on the east side of
Sun Prairie in the Uplands Neighborhood on 237
Prairie Clover Court. Our build days will be:
Tuesday, June 21st& Saturday, June 25th;
Tuesday, September 6th & Saturday, September
10th. There will also be a “Site Blessing
Ceremony” on Wednesday, May 11th at 6 pm at the
site of the new Faith Build home. EVERYONE is
welcome!! Please make plans to attend this
event, even if you’re not planning to build! We
will pray over the site and even have a change
to “sign” 2X4 studs that will be used to build
the home!! This is an amazing event for all
Please click here to read more about this
project on page 9 of the May Issue of the
Do you play an instrument or like to sing by
yourself or with others? We would love to have
anyone from elementary school to adult provide
special music for our services. Contact Pastor
Brenda or Vicki Schuh.
Click here for Food Pantry information.
Find out how you can volunteer and contribute.
Learn about the Food Pantry Garden.
Good Samaritan Fund
As we enjoy all the blessings that
God has granted to us there are still those in our communities who suffer
with financial struggles. Click here to
learn how you can give or receive help.
This Week at EKLC:
Sunday, May 29, 2016
9:00 am Worship, Graduates Recognition
10:00 am Coffee Hour hosted by Worship Committee
Monday, May 30, 2016
Happy Memorial Day!
10:30 am Memorial Day Parade in Cambridge
Immediately following parade a Memorial
Service will be held in Veterans Park.
Pastor Brenda will be participating.
Tuesday, May 31 , 2016
9:30 am Staff Meeting
10:30 am Prayers for Our People
11:00 am Adult Bible Study
12:00 pm-3:00 pm Pastor’s Office Hours
Wednesday, June 1, 2016
7:00 pm Adult Bible Study
Thursday, June 2, 2016
8:00 am-12:00 noon Pin & Sew
12:00 pm Potluck
1:00 pm Women of the ELCA Meeting
1:30 pm Women of the ELCA Bible Study
Sunday, June 5, 2016
9:00 am Worship, 70th Anniversary of Ordination
for Rev. A. Stanley Christensen
10:00 am Fellowship Coffee Hour hosted
by Church Council
& Worship Helpers
In case of severe weather, contact
the church office at 423-3017; or check this web site.
Church Council Minutes:
If you would like to receive prayer requests from the EKLC Prayer Chain by
email (or phone) please contact the church office, 608-423-3017. Together in
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from Missionaries John & Amy Lindstrom.
Thank you Hilary Terland for plant planting at the upper church and Hal &
Vicki Schuh for planting the geraniums at the lower church for Pentecost.
Thank you Diane Luginbuhl, Marge Stach and Holly Loomis for your plant
In conjunction with this year’s stewardship theme of “Growing Stewards”, the
stewardship team is holding a “hosta” sale on
12th, 2016 immediately following worship and
fellowship time. The sale will be held at the parsonage, and everyone is
welcome to purchase from the selection. If you have plants from your garden
at home that you’d like to donate to the sale, please drop them off at the
parsonage before the Sunday of the sale, as bare root and divided as much as
possible. ALL proceeds from the plant sale will be donated to the Sanctuary
Community Hymn Sing
12; 2pm; Willerup UMC, Cambridge
Hymns from the 7th through the early 20th centuries will be celebrated on
the organ, chimes and piano. All are welcome!
Rev. Stanley Christensen
Celebration of 70th Ordination Anniversary for Rev. A. Stanley Christensen
All are invited to worship and fellowship in honor of Rev. A. Stanley
Christensen's 70th ordination anniversary! Family and friends will gather
with Pastor & Mrs. Christensen on Sunday, June 5, 2016, beginning with
worship at 9:00 am, at East Koshkonong Lutheran Church, 454 East Church Rd,
Cambridge, WI 53523. There will be a luncheon following worship. If you have
any questions, please contact the church office, 608-423-3017.
Cambridge Community Cafe: Free Meal
First Thursday of every month, 5:30-6:30 pm, Amundson Center, 200 Spring St., Cambridge
Fostering Friendship, Family and Fellowship within our
Community. Everyone is welcome.
Comment cards are available in the pews inviting your
comments – good or bad (e.g. new idea; suggestions; things you like/don’t
like; items that need to be fixed, etc.) All comments will be reviewed by
Cambridge Area Resource Team
Cambridge Area Resource Team (CART) provides confidential
assistance bringing together resources for our neighbors
(Individuals/Families/Elderly/Homeless) in our local community to help meet
their basic human needs.
for more information.