Upcoming Events

6:00 PM

Storytelling Weekend with Rebecca Anderson

Advent Lutheran in Charlotte and Cross & Crown Lutheran in Matthews will host a Storytelling Weekend February 6th-9th featuring Pastor Rebecca Anderson of Gilead Church in Chicago, a ‘storefront’ church built around storytelling and the belief that every story is a God story. Pr. Anderson will lead a workshop on telling your own story, offer individual coaching, and gather tellers for a storytelling evening with the theme, “Small Things Considered.” Anderson will preach Sunday morning at Cross & Crown, and Advent worshipers will hear that sermon replayed in their own space. Supported by grant funding, these events are free of charge and all are invited. Join us! *Thursday, February 6th 6-9 p.m. at Advent Group storytelling workshop *Friday, February 7th at Advent & Cross and Crown Individual sessions to fine tune one story *Saturday, February 8th (a.m.) at Cross and Crown Individual sessions for the those who will tell stories Saturday night *Saturday, February 8th 6:30-9 p.m. at Advent “Small Things Considered,” a storytelling evening, with coffee and desserts *Sunday, February 9th Pr. Anderson preaches at Cross and Crown 8:15 & 10:45 a.m. Advent worshipers hear her sermon at 10:00 a.m.

9:00 AM

Women of ELCA Retreat about Hospice

Hospice –A Helper as we Face the End of Life- Why is it needed? How can it help?  Women of the ELCA One Day Retreat, February 15, 2020, 9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.  Cross and Crown Fellowship Hall. Lunch provided with registration. 

7:00 PM

An Evening of Amazing Music

The OWLS travel to hear The National Lutheran Choir perform on Saturday, February 22, 7 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 4519 Providence Road, Charlotte. Admission is free! Donations accepted for Crisis Assistance Ministry: new or gently used clothing. Sign-up in the Narthex. Please indicate there if you would like to carpool. All ages of folks are welcome to meet us there. Let’s be the Charlotte area church with the largest crowd that night!

8:00 AM

Miriam Circle Annual Yard Sale!

May 2nd is the date of the C&C annual yard sale. We are accepting donations NOW. All your gently used items, household goods, furniture, electronics, sporting goods, games, books, linens, glassware, gardening tools. Bring it! Your old/used stuff is someone’s “to die for” find. Donations should be brought to the signed room, downstairs near the elevator. NO CLOTHING however. Contact Julie Wright: juliemwright@att.net or Leslie Laatz: lalaatz@bellsouth.net for additional information.