1701 Fredericks Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93405
A Blended Service
Sunday School/Adult Education Hour:
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Monday through Friday
Happenings around Mt. Carmel Lutheran Church
Confirmation Class Sunday, Mar 3 at 11:00 a.m.
Love to Learn Jr. High Classroom
The Colaborate Study Unit for this Sunday is the Holy Communion, Luke 22:19. Learn what Jesus and Martin Luther have to say about the bread and wine and what is promised. Bring your Collaborate Guide and Lutheran Handbook to class on Sunday.
Bike Rider's Dinner Sunday, March 3, 5:00 pm
Mt. Carmel Youth will host the Chicago Cycling Club again this year. Thank you to those who volunteered to bring a food item/ingredient. Please remember to drop your food item off at the church by 10 a.m. on March 3rd. Thank you for supporting this small but fun fundraiser for the CAT programs.
ADULT FORUM Sunday, March 3 at 11:00AM
Steve Bennet, Mt. Carmel Thrivent Rep., will outline procedures to request financial aid from Thrivent Financial for church and mission activities. Steve will provide sample requests for grants and spell out the Thrivent opportunities to support our ministry.
Ash Wednesday Service March 6, 7:00pm
Join us in the Sanctuary as we observe of Ash Wednesday. Members of the SLO Methodist Church will also join us for this service.
LENTEN SOUP SUPPERS
in us for our annual Lenten Soup Suppers hosted by various church groups each week during Lent:
March 13 – Church Council March 20 – Men’s Breakfast
March 27 – Norm’s Team April 3 – Congregation (Sign-up) April 10 – Children and Teen (CAT) Ministries
A sign-up sheet is available in the narthex for the congregation to bring soup, bread, milk, or juice on April 3. Bowls and utensils are supplied – or bring you favorite soup mug from home – and enjoy homemade soup and fellowship.
LENTEN STUDY SERIES Sundays, 11:00 am in the Sunday School Area Beginning March 10
Using the devotion book, Lasting Hope, we will meet each Sunday during Lent to discuss the Psalms. Devotion books are available in the narthex for $3.00 & $5.00.
LENTEN WORSHIP SERIES Wednesdays at 7:00 pm
Beginning March 13
We will gather under the theme “Sense-Making Faith.” Each week we will explore how our senses are connected to our experience and faith in God.
Week 1: Sight: Luke 18:35-43 Week 2: Smell: John 12: 1-7 Week 3: Taste: Mark 14:12-25 Week 4: Hearing: Mark 7:31-37 Week 5: Touch: Mark 14:43-50
Book Club Sunday, Mar 10, 6:00 PM
Karen Petersen’s Home
Bold Spirit by Linda Hunt is our book for March. It’s the story of Helga Estby, a Norwegian immigrant who dared to cross 3500 miles of the American continent, on foot, to win a $10,000 wager. Copies are available in the church office.