Newsltr-WEM July 2017
WEM NEWSLTR – Spring 2017
The 2016 season of Wittenberg English Ministry will soon be history. Read a recap of 2016 in the latest News From the Castle Church Door. We are already looking forward to and planning for the 2017 season, the year of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. Read more of the newsletter here. notes-fr-castle-door-newsltr-10-22-16
The 2016 season of Wittenberg English Ministry began on April 16 with a special service for a tour group from the USA. Six weeks into our WEM season we have already been blessed with a variety of people from all over the world. Read more of the newsletter here.
Due to renovations to the Corpus Christie Chapel (Kapelle) all WEM weekday services in 2016 will be held in the sacristy at the Town Church of St. Mary’s (Stadtkirche St. Marien). Weekday services begin at 4:00 p.m. on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays. The Town Church is adjacent to the chapel; signs and WEM representatives will guide visitors and worshipers to the sacristy. Saturday evening worship at 5:00 p.m. is held…Keep Reading
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Wittenberg English Ministry 2015 is now in the fifth month of offering worship service opportunities to visitors from all over the world and citizens of Wittenberg. Read more of the newsletter here.
Tour Announcements Welcomed Pastors or church leaders: If you are leading a tour to Wittenberg and other Luther sites in 2016 contact WEM and we will talk about including your tour announcement on the WEM website. USA contact: Rev. Robert Flohrs, WEM Director EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
Are you aware of “Thrivent Choice?” The Thrivent Choice program offers a way for eligible members to recommend where Thrivent Financial distributes charitable grant funds each year. If you are a Thrivent member you can direct charitable grant funding to nonprofit organizations, including the Wittenberg English Ministry. To date, WEM has received more than $21,000 through this charitable program. If you have been one of the members to designate WEM…Keep Reading
“We’re Lutheran – how wonderful to attend an English service in one of Martin Luther’s churches” was one of several comments from people who have worshiped so far in 2015 in The Castle Church, Town Church and the Chapel next to the Town Church. Read more of the newsletter here.