Sunday Announcements

Sunday Announcements - September 10,2017


Usborne Book FairTODAY - Join us in sharing a love of reading at the KofK Preschool Usborne Book Fair in the Library. Our preschool will receive 50% of the sales in FREE books!  Reading is a great way to ensure a child’s success!  Happy reading!



Confirmation Orientation for ALL 7th and 8th graders and their parents TOMORROW - September 11 at 7pm in the Fellowship Hall. Confirmation Classes are on Tuesdays beginning Tuesday, October 10th, 5:30-7pm. For more info about our Confirmation Program or to register to attend please contact Director Judi at or at extension 225 in the church office.



Wednesday Evening Bible Study: 7:30 – 9:00 pm.  This Wednesday is our first session and we will be studying the book of John, using John for Everyone, Part 1 by Tom Wright. If you have questions or would like to order this book with no delivery fee, contact Carol Sturz:  or 703-222-3907 - This welcoming group is suitable for ALL, including new students of God’s Word. PLEASE JOIN US!



Lunch Bunch – THIS THURSDAY - September 14 - 12:00 pm at The Blue Iguana located at 12727 Shoppes Lane Fairfax, VA 22033  - All are welcome. RSVP - Sign up sheet is on the kiosk in the narthex or email Fran -    or call extension 221 by the 12th of September. 


How to Reach Out - Welcome In – And Hang on to New People – E-vangelism E-vent – This Saturday, September 16 – 9am - 12:30 pm at Christ the King Lutheran Church located at 10550 Georgetown Pike – Great Falls, VA 22066 – Pastor Lynn will be attending  and hopes you will join her. Please register at For more information, contact: The Rev. Phil Hirsch –


Handbell Choir Rehearsals are on Thursdays from 6:30 - 7:30 pm beginning this Thursday September 14th.  Whether you would like to learn a new musical instrument or would like to apply your existing musical ability our Handbell Choir is looking for new members of all ages. Participation is open to any experienced handbell musician or those who can read music for another instrument. Just come and give it a try… it’s fun! For more info or to sign up for the handbell choir, please contact Director Beth at extension 230 in the church office.


Sunday School - All Kids Invited! Beginning NEXT SUNDAY - 9 amFor the upcoming Sunday School year, we are trying something new! We plan to offer one class that will encompass Preschool through 6th Grade using a new and interactive curriculum called “Dig: The Bible in One Year.” The first 10-15 minutes of each class will be music, led by Miss Beth, followed by 30-40 minutes for the lesson. We promise to make Sunday School fun for all ages as we share God’s message of love and grace.


Sunday Adult Forum - 9:00-9:45 am - Beginning  NEXT SUNDAY   - Up the Mountain with Jesus for Some Higher Education! We’ll be looking at Matthew, chapters 5-7, which include some of our Lord’s more familiar and significant teachings known as the Sermon on the Mount. Bring your favorite Bible.



Skate, Scoot & Bike Event for all K-6th graders - Next Sunday, September 17th, 4-6pm in the parking lot!  Helmets are required – We’ll finish with pizza and ice cream – While the kids are having a fun time we ask the parents to stay to help plan activities for the rest of the year! RSVP: Sign up sheet is located on the kiosk in the Narthex or email Karen Dunham at



Adult Choir rehearsals – Thursdays at 7:30 pm. Supercharge your Immune System … SING! One strategy that will help you stay healthy is to take up a relaxing hobby— singing in KofK’s choir, for example! British researchers report that singing increases levels of an immune system protein that helps fight illness. In fact, anything that feeds your soul is likely to be good for your body. So come feed your soul and share your gift of music! For more info contact Director Beth in the church office at extension 230.




Tai Chi Easy™ at KofK 

Mondays Sept. 25, Oct. 2, 16, 23, 30, Nov. 6 (no class Oct 9) 2:00pm – 3:00pm

Cost $90 Cash or checks payable to Pauline Reid at the first class


Register: Sign Up sheet is on the kiosk in the narthex or contact Fran in the Church office. Pre-registration required


Tai Chi Easy™ is a mind-body practice that combines gentle exercises with mindfulness – often described as moving meditation. Utilizing a few movements taken from traditional Tai Chi forms, its benefits can include balance enhancement, stress and anxiety reduction, sleep improvement, energy and wellness enhancement, increased flexibility, improved digestion, deeper self awareness, and more.  Tai Chi itself is a form of the Chinese self-care practices known as Qigong. This class is suitable for beginners through advanced practitioners. Movements can be modified to accommodate physical abilities.


For info about the teacher, Pauline Reid -  Questions? email - Pauline at



This Week at King of Kings


TODAY/Rally Day/Labyrinth Blessing


8:00/10:00am                     Worship

Following 10am Worship – BBQ Picnic …Fun Celebration!


11:15am                               Youth Gathering Info Meeting/Youth Room

12:30pm                               LYO Kick-Off



1:00om                                 Staff Meeting/Youth Room

6:30pm                                 AA Women/Youth Room

7:00pm                                 Confirmation Orientation/Fellowship Hall



7:00pm                                 Congregational Council/Fellowship Hall

7:30pm                                 Bible Study/Board Room



12:00pm                               Lunch Bunch/Blue Iguana

6:30pm                                 Preschool Board/Youth Room

6:30pm                                 Bell Choir Rehearsal/Sanctuary

7:00pm                                 Admin & Finance/Library

7:00pm                                 AA/Youth Room

7:30pm                                 Adult Choir Rehearsal/Sanctuary



7:00pm                                 AA/Youth Room



9am-12pm                          Special Needs Respite/Fellowship Hall/Kidz Korner/Sanctuary

9:00am-12:30pm                 E-vangelism Synod E-vent/Christ the Kings Lutheran Church

7:00pm                               Adult Fellowship – Porch Night at Director Judi’s



Next Sunday

8:00/10:00am                     Worship

9:00am                                 Sunday School

1:00pm                                 Korean Worship/Sanctuary & Fellowship Hall

4:00-6pm                             Skate, Scoot & Bike