Usborne Book Fair – TODAY - 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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: email@example.com 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 - firstname.lastname@example.org 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 http://tinyurl.com/DCConnectEvent- For more information, contact: The Rev. Phil Hirsch – phirschmetrodcelca.org
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 am - For 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 email@example.com
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.
This Week at King of Kings
TODAY/Rally Day/Labyrinth Blessing
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
9:00am Sunday School
1:00pm Korean Worship/Sanctuary & Fellowship Hall
4:00-6pm Skate, Scoot & Bike