Weekly Newsletter of Memorial Lutheran Church                                 Houston, Texas
Memorial Messenger
24 March 2017
Come join us during Holy Week to celebrate the Resurrection of our Lord
Palm Sunday 9 April 8:15 AM & 11:00 AM
Holy Monday 10 April 7:00 PM
Holy Tuesday 11 April 7:00 PM
Holy Wednesday 12 April 7:00 PM
Maundy Thursday 13 April 7:00 PM
Good Friday 14 April 7:00 PM
Easter Vigil 15 April 8:00 PM
Easter Sunday 16 April 8:15 AM & 11:00 AM
From the Vicar
Lord, I Believe!
In the Epistle lesson for Sunday (Eph. 5:8-15), Paul calls us to walk as children of light. In the Gospel lesson for Sunday (Jn. 9:1-7, 13-17,34-39), Jesus heals a person who was born blind. Upon telling the blind man that He is the Messiah, the man says "Lord, I believe." God gave this man His Holy Spirit, by which he walked as a child of light, believing in and confessing Jesus Christ. God does the same for us, that we would walk as children of light, trusting in Jesus, our Savior, to give us life.
Sunday's Scripture Readings & Hymns

Hymns: LSB 914, 406 (1,2,7), 942, Awake O Sleeper (printed), 746, 744, 972 (printed)
The MLS Gala and Auction
on 29 April Will Be the Cat's Meow!
  • Live entertainment - Boomtown Brass Band's 20's era jazz 
  • Enjoy drinks, appetizers and dinner
  • Bid on live and silent auction items
  • Meet our special guest speaker, Nick Russo from 100.3 The Bull
  • Have a swell time!
There is still time to make an auction donation, be a sponsor, and purchase tickets.

Please RSVP by 7 April online at www.wedoauctions.net/memoriallutheranschool.

If you have any questions please contact LouAnn Webber in the school office at 713 782 4022.
If you have suggestions about things that you'd like to see in the Memorial Messenger, please let the office staff know. We would love to hear from you.

Sincerely,
Rev. Dr. Scott R. Murray
Senior Pastor
Memorial Lutheran Church and School
In This Issue
Let Us Pray
For Kirstyn Harvey as she recovers from surgery

For Ellen Brda as she goes through therapy


Lenten Service Times
Noon (with lunch following) 
and 7:00 PM

29 March - Lent 4 Midweek

5 April - Lent 5 Midweek

VBS Save the Date
Memorial Lutheran Church will hold Vacation Bible School the week of 12-16 June 2017. We hope to see your children there!
Stay tuned for the curriculum/theme, which will be based on Higher Things.

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5800 Westheimer Rd.
Houston, TX 77057


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