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EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH OF THE CROSS


Welcome to EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH OF THE CROSS

Welcome

Lutheran Church of the Cross (LCOC) offers a variety of Sunday worship experiences in both English and German, and activities including Golden Agers (Fridays at 1:30 PM), Women of the Church at 1:30 p.m (third Tuesday) and Frauenverein (German Ladies Group) First Tuesday of the month. LCOC also has an active Outreach Committee that works with the surrounding community. Welcome to everyone! We also have an active Worship and Property Committees.

Service Times:

Sunday 9:30AM Traditional German worship with Holy Communion celebrated the 2nd Sunday of each month; Sunday 11:00AM Worship Service with Holy Communion 2nd and 4th Sunday.

Child care:

Parent accessible nursery and playroom downstairs. A separate 'cry room' is located at the rear of the sanctuary with a sound system that allows the service to be heard. No supervised child care is available during worship times.

More information:

Our building is wheelchair accessible. We provide headsets for the hard of hearing.

Worship Language(s):

English

Location:

In the central area of the city, located close to the corner of Ellice and Arlington; On the Arlington St bus route; Ample off-street parking.

Contact Information

Mailing Address:EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH OF THE CROSS
560 Arlington St.
Winnipeg MB R3G 1Z5
Canada
Phone:(204) 775-0331
Fax:(204) 774-4420
Email:crosswinnipeg@mymts.net
Website:www.crosslutheranwinnipeg.ca
Office secretary:Heidi Gerrard
Year organized:1905

Mission Statement:

Draft as of 2007: Mission Statement: Guidance - Participation - Invitation Born again through water and spirit (John 3) we are guided by God’s word in service of our daily life and the life of our worship service. We participate in the life and worship service of the church in heaven and earth, of all times and all places. We invite our neighbours in the West End to join this service: And they continued steadfastly in the apostles’ doctrine and fellowship, and in breaking of bread, and in prayers. (Acts 2) New Mission Statement is upon an review.

Statistics

Overview of congregational membership, programming and finances for the last five years reported.
20162015201420132012
Statistics derived from annual parochial reports.
Baptized Membership163196228273281
Confirmed Membership:163193232260259
Average worship attendance:6366767057
Confirmation4
Other programs:5
ELCIC Benevolence$9,600.00$9,600.00$9,600.00$8,800.00$5,801.00
Directed Giving:$4,135.00$5,604.00$4,890.00$7,248.00$3,331.00
Other Giving:$650.00$879.00$0.00$0.00$0.00
Current Expenses:$112,900.00$151,747.00$147,834.00$147,039.00$156,197.00
Other Expenses:$21,082.00$5,049.00$19,901.00$0.00$0.00
In full communion with The Anglican Church of Canada
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