Upcoming Events

  • Harvest Home Festivals are traditional celebrations at various churches in our circuit. You are invited to attend:
    • Oct. 21(today) Mt. Calvary Lutheran, Kannapolis
  • New Members and First Communicants will be recognized in worship next Sunday, October 28. Join us for a reception between services in Luther Hall. 
  • Youth Corn Maze: October 28th, 12:30pm
  • Sunday School Christmas Program Auditionsare next Sunday for children grades 2-5. All students should report to the New Member/First Communion reception first, then students will be excused to audition.
  • Operation Christmas Child Shoebox Shopping for Youth will be on November 11.

Outreach and Mission Opportunities

  • Guests: Ascension is a warm place where Christ’s love blesses, fills, and sends us to serve the world in His name. Membership in the church is a step in saying “yes” to this calling of love and service to others as we commit our lives to Christ. If you are interested in membership at Ascension, please join Pastor Newberg today between services in Luther Hall (lower level) fora brief lesson and campus tour, with time for questions. 


  • 3rdQuarter Giving Statementsare available on the table at the Side-Chapel door. Please let us know if you have any questions.
  • Since the beginning of 2018, our worship service live stream on YouTube has had 1,213 views. What an impact! However, we need 8 more sound/video operators for Sunday services. If interested, come to the Sound/Video Training today between services in the Sanctuary. 
  • Volunteers neededOakhurst Elementary Schoolwill be hosting their FallFestival on 10/26 from 6-8pm. They need volunteers to sell tickets, help run games, set up and clean up. (4-8pm) They also need items for their Cake Walk. (Cakes, cupcakes, etc. Items must be store bought per CMS guidelines.) If interested, please sign up on the volunteer sheet, or call the church office.
  • Director of Adult Bible Classesneeded. This person would help plan course offerings for adult classes on Sunday mornings for the upcoming season, collect offering, and attendance. They are not asked to teach. Interested, please contact Elizabeth Marquardt at marquardt.elizabeth@gmail.com
  • Poinsettia order formsare available in the pew rack until November 4th. Please consider ordering a poinsettia in honor of or in memory of a loved one, and help us decorate our chancel area for the Christmas holiday. Questions, please call the church office.