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Service materials/Virtual Church

Please check out our new Youtube channel, and make sure to hit subscribe and the little bell so you will get notifications anytime we post a new video.

YouTube Chanel

To check out the RLCM’s new YouTube Channel and to watch older services, Click Here.

Disaster Response Stuff the Truck

The Resurrection Lutheran Cooperative Ministry is collecting items needed for Disaster Response.  We have heard that they are in desperate need of health kits.  Through March 21st we will be collecting items so we can stuff the truck.  If you would like to donate any items feel free to look at this list here.

2nd Sunday in Lent

Our 2nd Sunday in Lent service was recorded and put on YouTube and you can access it here.
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Lenten Mid-Week Service 1

Our 1st Mid-Week service was recorded and put on YouTube and you can access it here.
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1st Sunday in Lent

The 1st Sunday in Lent service was recorded and put on YouTube and you can access it here.
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Ash Wednesday

The Ash Wednesday service was recorded and put on YouTube and you can access it here.
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Transfiguration Sunday

The Transfiguration Sunday service was recorded and put on YouTube and you can access it here.
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5th Sunday after Epiphany

The 5th Sunday after Epiphany service was recorded and put on YouTube and you can access it here.
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4th Sunday after Epiphany

The 4th Sunday after Epiphany service was recorded and put on YouTube and you can access it here.
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3rd Sunday after Epiphany

The 3rd Sunday after Epiphany service was recorded and put on YouTube and you can access it here.
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2nd Sunday after Epiphany

The 2nd Sunday after Epiphany service was recorded and put on YouTube and you can access it here.
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Baptism of our Lord

The Baptism of our Lord service was recorded and put on YouTube and you can access it here.
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Weekly Morning Prayer bulletin

For Morning Prayer bulletins you can click on the right week and you can download the bulletin.

Week of 2/15/2021
Week of 2/22/2021

Throughout the week Pastor Joyce, Pastor Matthew, Morgan, and Gracie Faith will go through the daily offices on Youtube Live for all to pray and worship throughout the week.  

If you would like to borrow a LBW during this time, please contact Pastor Joyce or Pastor Matthew.

You can find the orders of service for the daily offices below.

Morning Prayer (Matins)
Evening Prayer (Vespers)
Compline

Coronavirus Updates:

At this time Pastor Joyce and Pastor Matthew will be recording services and uploading them to YouTube.  Please continue to check-in to this website for the most up to date information.  If you need Pastor Joyce or Pastor Matthew please reach out to us.

At this current time neither Pastor Joyce nor Pastor Matthew will be able to make any visitations to any kind of nursing home facilities as a majority of them in this area are closed to visitors.  

During this time, please consider mailing in your normal weekly offering to your congregation.  As we do not know what the future will hold, we do know that the church will have to pay bills and your contributions would be greatly appreciated.  Addresses to the churches can be found at the bottom of the page.

We're a Friendly, Welcoming Ministry of the NALC

Resurrection Lutheran Cooperative Ministry is a warm and welcoming Ministry and a member of the North American Lutheran Church (NALC). ​We’re a friendly bunch of folks, trying to be good Christians and follow Our Lord in our Daily Lives. We’re not Saints, yet! But we worship the One who can help us grow in Faith every day.​

Worship Time and Place

Worship

Pastor Joyce:

8:00 at Salem Lutheran Church
9:45 at Christ Lutheran Church
11:30 at Mt. Union Lutheran Church

Pastor Matthew:

8:30 at Christ Rupp Lutheran Church
10:30 at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church

Salem Lutheran Church in Smicksburg, Christ Lutheran Church, Shelocta, Mt Union Lutheran Church, Shelocta, Christ Rupp Lutheran Church, Kittanning and St Mark’s Lutheran Church in Adrian forms the new Cooperative Ministry: Resurrection Lutheran Cooperative Ministry.

RLCM

Welcome to our new webpage. Here you will find information for all of our churches in the RLCM.

Please be patient as we are learning the new tools to communicate all the news in our ministry.  

Youth
Youth Group is still not meeting at this time.

Confirmation:
Begin studying the Lord’s Prayer.

RLCM Bible Studies:  
Tuesday at 1:00 pm at Christ Lutheran in Gastown
Thursday at 1:00 pm at Christ Rupp Lutheran 
Thursday at 6:30 pm at St. Mark’s Lutheran 
Friday at 6:00 pm at Salem Lutheran

Memory Verse:

“For the word of the Lord is upright, and all his work is done in faithfulness.  He loves righteousness and justice; the earth is full of the steadfast love of the Lord” – Psalm 33:4-5

This Weeks Question:

On what day were the disciples filled with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues?  Where found?

Last Weeks Question and Answer:

Fill in the blanks:  God is not the author of Confusion but of Peace.  – 1 Corinthians 14:33

Cooperative Ministry Announcements

Bethesda: Bethesda Continues to collect Box-Top for the school.  Turn them into Pastor Joyce. 

Thrivent Members:  Remember to designate your choice dollars to your congregation before they expire.  Call 1-800-847-4836 and say “Thrivent Choice” or go to Trivent.com/thrivenchoice in order to designate your dollars.

Interested in Small group discussions – see Pastor Joyce or Pastor Matthew

Ambassadors: – Are you interested in our In-Tents Lutheran Church Camp?  Or maybe your interest is in Bethesda Lutheran Services?  If you are – you may want to be our ambassador for In-Tents or Bethesda.  We need someone that will take the information from these two places and see that our congregation knows the news from them.  If you are interested, please see Pastor Joyce or Pastor Matthew.

Worship Locations

Mt. Union Lutheran Church
1051 Girty Road
​Shelocta, PA 15774

Christ Lutheran
205 Gastown Road
​Shelocta, PA 15774

Salem Lutheran Church
26 Clarion Street
Smicksburg, Pa 16256

Christ Rupp Lutheran Church
228 Rupp Church Road
Kittanning, Pa 16201

St. Mark’s Lutheran Church
280 St. Marks Road
Adrian, Pa 16210