February 25, 2018

 

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Join us Sunday:

Worship Service 9:30-11:15* AM

Youth Sunday School after service*

Adult Bible Study after service*

*Approximately 11:15 AM

 

Upcoming Events

Adult Forum

Sundays, 11:15-Noon
Now through end of Lent

Discussing "America's Original Sin: Racism, White Privilege and the Bridge to a New America" by Jim Wallis

 

Lenten Dinner & Discussion

Join us for this joint event as hosted by our partipating partner churches.

2/21 -- Cross Lutheran

2/28 -- Cross Lutheran

3/7 -- Wauwatosa Presbyterian

3/14 -- Good Shepherd Trinity Pres.

3/21 -- Cross Lutheran

More info here >>

 

Soul Food Sunday

Feb. 25 ~ Noon-1pm

Celebrate Black History Month
with a shared meal. Sign up in
church to bring your favorite dish.

 

Spring Leadership Retreat

Saturday, April 28

More info to come!

 

Yard Clean-Up &
Garden Sign Dedication

Saturday, May 19

 

Healing Service

Saturday, May 19

 

 

News & More

Scholarships available!

Registration is open for the Ellwanger
and Luedke/Hoffman Scholarships!
Deadline is May 1, 2018.

Learn more >>


Adopt a Plot for 2018

Apply now for a plot in our 2018 Cross Lutheran Community Garden!

foodjustice.crosslutheranmke@gmail.com


Read our February Newsletter >>
African American History, Hate Crimes Prevention Act and James Byrd Jr., plus other news, articles and more!

 

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Boards & Ministries -- 2014

Bread of Healing Empowerment Ministry

Provide oversight and advice to BOHEM and Adult Center programs.

Chair: Dr. Terry McGee

For more information >>

 

Caregivers

Assist the pastors and parish nurse in ministering to the sick and shut-ins.

Co-Chairs: Gloria Wright

 

Endowment Board

Build, invest and disperse church endowment funds.

Through 2017: Sandy Adams, Paulette Barr, Trish Dent
Through 2018: Peggy Drana, Deb France, Tina Polk
Through 2019: Judi Hunter, Brian Mickelson, Sarah Olson

 

Elders

Assist the pastors in worship and meeting other spiritual needs of the congregation and pastors.
Richard Coleman, Craig Dent, Coeco Ghoston, Tracy Harris, Rochelle Jackson, Cynthia Mounger, Czerda Riley, Kim Sallis, Janet Williams.

 

 

Evangelism: Hospitality+Neighborhood

Attend area groups and activities, meet and follow up with interested neighbors. Serve as greeters and welcome team, work with new members and create materials.

Chair: Francisco Mojica
Assisting: Emory Churness on Hospitality

 

Finance

Develop and monitor church budget and other expenses; solicit grants and gifts.

Chair: Tom Jackson

 

Human Resources

Oversee job descriptions, hiring, salaries and benefits and review of church employees.

Chair: Fran Love & Emory Churness

 

LGBT (Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender)

Provide support and programs to further Cross Lutheran's Reconciling in Christ mission.

Co-Chairs: Ann Hogan & Lisa Quam

 

Mental Health Advocacy

Work towards better understanding of and reduced stigma for mental health issues.

Chair: Matt Jandrisevits

For more information >>

 

MICAH Core Team Recruit congregation members to active involvement in MICAH (Milwaukee Inner-city Congregations Allied for Hope).

Chair: Barbara Wilson Walker

 

Stewardship

Work with the pastors to encourage members to donate time, talents and money.

Chair: (open)

 

Trustees

Care for Cross' building and grounds.

Mark Drana, Bradley Hausler, Jamaal Polk

 

Contact Person: Carla Brockman, Craig Dent

 

Ushers

Greeting and Assisting during Sunday Services.

Lead Usher: Lillian Miller

 

Worship

Work with the pastors and choir directors for spirit-filled services and revivals.

Chair: Carolyn Jackson

 

Youth Education

Oversee Adult Education, Bible Study, Sunday School and Vacation Bible School.

Provide oversight to staff and programs who work with youth.

Chair: Peggy Drana

For more information >>

 

Board of Directors

Oversee church operations

Council President: Ann Hogan • VP: Tina Polk • Secretary: Alicia Barr• Treasurer: Lisa Quam