Weekly Announcements

Congregational Meeting to call forth Student Leaders, Today, Sunday, March 1 at 5:30pm in Qualley Lounge (back of CFL) to share the names of all who feel called to leadership on Congregation Council and the Focus Vision Team and to begin the election process. Voting will take place before and after all worship services from Wednesday, March 4 to Sunday, March 8.

Outreach Extravaganza! Mar 3. 7-9pm in the Farwell 8th Floor Lounge. Free pizza. See what Outreach is all about. Now is a GREAT time to get involved!

Caf Fast for Ebola Relief- Donate your lunch and/or dinner meal on Friday, March 6th! Money raised will go to Lutheran Disaster Response for their Ebola Relief efforts. Your donation of meals will make a difference! Sign-up before March 4th at tabling events outside the Caf or online athttps://www.luther.edu/ministries/caf-fast/. Contact Annē Wermedal (werman01) with any questions.

Still Time to Join the 2015 Habitat for Humanity Spring Break Service Trip going to Columbia, South Carolina to build homes with Central South Carolina Habitat for Humanity (http://www.habitatcsc.org/). Estimated trip cost is $490. Students can register at the SAC office in the Union. The deposit will be $100.00. For more information, contact Luther Habitat for Humanity at habitat@luther.edu.

Pastor-Led and Student-Led Bible studies. Check out the opportunities listed below or online at http://www.luther.edu/ministries/groups/book-bible-studies/. Please note that these bible studies are open to Luther Students.

Breathing Underwater, Book and Support Group, Thursdays, 5:00 p.m., Melanchthon (CFL 205). Leader-Pastor Mike Blair, blairmic@luther.edu

Feeding Your Spirit Being, Studying and Meditating on Teachings of the Bible, Wednesdays, 8:00 p.m., Leader-Gifty Ama Dua Arthur, arthgi01@luther.edu.

Noah & the Ark and Other Favorite Bible Stories, Wednesdays, 8:00 p.m., Melanchthon Room (CFL 205). Leader-Pastor Judd Larson, larsju01@luther.edu

Contemplative Practices, Looking at Contemplative Practice of Lectio Divina and Psalmody. Leader-Brandon Peck, peckbr01@luther.edu. Time and location to be determined with group.

Sustainability and the Church: Paid Internship Opportunities - The Center for Sustainable Communities is looking for students interested in working at the intersections of sustainability and the church. You have the ability to develop your own internship experience with a church or non-profit organization but we also have set up some potential placements for you. These internships are eligible for up to $2,000 of summer internship funding. Contact Maren Stumme-Diers (stumma01@luther.edu) in the Center for Sustainable Communities if you are interested in learning more.

Chapel Streaming:  Weekday chapel in the CFL Main Hall is once again being live streamed and archived online. Go to "Live Events" (stream.luther.edu). You can watch the live stream at 10:30am on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays when classes are in session. You can see archived past chapels anytime by clicking on the "On Demand" tab.

Tuesday Silent Meditation each Tuesday of the academic year at 5:15 p.m. in the Melanchthon Interfaith Room (CFL 205). Sittings are lead by Rev. Shoken Winecoff of the local Ryumonji Zen Monastery, Professors Gereon Kopf, Scott Hurley, or Lee Zook. Email student coordinator DJ Simpson atsimpda02@luther.edu with questions. Sponsored by College Ministries.

Sign Up for “Upcoming in Chapel” to receive an email reminder about chapel. The email will include the name of the preacher, Scripture text, and musicians. Go to www.luther.edu/ministries and click on the tab on the left, “Upcoming in Chapel.”

 

Remember! Daylight Saving Time starts on Sunday, March 8 at 2:00 a.m.

Set your clocks Ahead One Hour when you go to bed Saturday night, March 7.