Christ Lutheran Church

Challenging Everyone to Experience an Adventurous Life With Christ Now!

Ministries

Have a deeper understanding about who God is and how influential His teachings are with the help of Christ Lutheran Church in Bexley, Ohio. Take part in our worship services and discover how God works in your life.

Care Ministries

Prayer Chain: Adults who are comfortable praying for others are welcome to participate in our prayer chain. If someone has a prayer request then the telephone tree among members is activated for the specific prayer concern. 


Stephen Ministry: Is a ministry by trained, caring lay people through which one of our members reaches out to others in time of need. It is a commitment to caring intentionally for each other one-on-one and to building a Christ-centered, nurturing community.

Worship Ministries

Altar Guild: Traditionally this is a women's group, but all adults are welcome. The Altar Guild prepares the paraments, communion, altar cloths, banners, and flowers for traditional worship. The group meets the first Monday of each month at
1:00 p.m.


Acolytes: Youth in grades 5 or above and adults can sign up to light the candles and pick up communion glasses in traditional worship.


Bible Bearers & Candle Bearers: Youth in grades 9-12 can sign up to carry the ceremonial Bible and candle in traditional worship on festival Sundays.


Communion Assistants/Lay Readers: Adults may volunteer to assist with communion distribution or reading the scriptures during traditional worship


Contemporary Worship: We welcome adults and school-age children to light candles, serve communion, collect offering, and lead prayers.


Crucifers: Youth in grades 9-12 can sign up to carry the cross in traditional worship on Festival Sundays.


Greeters: Youth, adults, and families can volunteer to greet people as they arrive for worship.


Ushers: Adults can volunteer to pass offering plates and assist greeters in passing out bulletins.


Homebound Communion Visitation: Once a month, members go out from worship to celebrate communion, one-on-one, with those not able to join us for worship.


Adult Ministries

Bible Studies: Check the announcements on the home page for dates and times. 


Book Club: Regularly meets the second Monday of the month at 7:00 p.m. in the church Lounge. Contact Ann Russell for a schedule of readings. 


Library: Books, devotionals, children's books and videos are available to check out on Sunday mornings or during the week during church office hours from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00p.m.  The Library Helpers meet Monday morning to shelf books and catalog them.  All adults are welcome! 


Office Receptionists: Adult volunteers are welcome to help out in the church office by greeting individuals that come to the office, answering phones, and assisting with church office work for a scheduled 2-3 hour time period.  Let us know if you would like to help. 


B.R.E.A.D.: Building, Responsibility, Equality, and Dignity. Adults and families are welcome to participate in Christ Lutheran's B.R.E.A.D. team. Our team joins with teams from other Columbus houses of worship to study and act on economic growth, transportation, affordable housing, and other justice issues in central Ohio. Click here for B.R.E.A.D's calendar Click here to edit text

 

Youth and Family
Kindergarten through 12th grade and their families are invited to be involved in various areas of this ministry. The high school youth meet regularly for fellowship, service, retreats, and go to the National Youth Gathering every three years. 


Middle school students are involved in Confirmation, fellowship activities, retreats, and more.


 Youth in K-6 are invited for family fellowship, education, and spiritual growth monthly.


Choirs
Children's Choir

Practice is on Wednesdays at 6:00 PM in Room 303 when in session

Special Events Choir

Watch the Chronicle for practice times

Soli Deo Bells (Adult Women)

Practice is on Thursdays at 9:30 AM in Room 301

Chancel Ringers (Bells - all ages)

Practice is on Thursdays at 6:30 PM in Room 301

Chancel Choir (Adults)

Practice is on Thursdays at 7:30 PM in Room 301