Evangelical lutheran church congregation focuses on "homeland
Since its official inauguration in 1935, the christuskirche of the evangelical-lutheran congregation has become home to generations of people. Reason enough for the entire congregation to consider the term "home" in the context of the church consecration festival on this sunday in the center of the festivities.
In addition to the festive service, a highly acclaimed exhibition in the christ church will also provide an opportunity to do this. In september 2015, the kronach school center had new "neighbors" for some time. The gymnasiums there had been converted into reception centers for asylum seekers. When they left the gymnasium again after a few weeks, they had left their mark on the students of the frankenwald-gymnasium (G). With a school group from the G, the "mutmachern, the desire arose to get a more precise picture of the refugees and their fate. After several months of intensive work and moving encounters, the students had then collected their findings in an impressive exhibition. It bears the title "people - flight, expulsion, home and was already on invitation of the state parliament president barbara stamm in the bavarian state parliament to see.
On sunday the exhibition will be opened at 2 pm in the christuskirche by the kronach high school students. The fact that the exhibition is perfectly integrated into the church consecration festival is demonstrated by the family-friendly festive service at 10 a.M. In the afternoon.30 a.M., which was held under the motto "god gives us a home" stands. The trombone choir, the flotenchor and "querbet" will provide the festive framework worry. In addition, the kindergarten will participate in the service. Afterwards, pastor geyer and the congregation invite to the parish hall, where a lunch will be served. Coffee and cakes are also served. The afternoon offers a program for young and old.
Youth speaker annette boxdorfer invites to the "children"s participation concert" at 1 p.M into the youth cafe. At 2 p.M., the exhibition will be opened in the christuskirche, and the event will conclude with a concert at 5 p.M., performed by "vocalisto" from kulmbach. The motto of the concert devotion with pastor heinz geyer is the title of the five-part motet by heinrich schutz "herr auf dich traue ich" (lord in you i trust). The request of the six-member vocal group "vocalisto is to make it clear, with the breadth of its repertoire from the middle ages to modern times, that singing is not only praising god and proclaiming god"s message, but that singing and listening can also be thanksgiving and a balm for singers and listeners. Admission to the concert in the christuskirche is free.
In the context of the church consecration festival, the forderverein fur die jugendarbeit der evang-luth. Church congregation already tomorrow friday evening a prize sheep head. The prize bowl will start at 19.30 o'clock in the evangelic parish hall. The fee is set at seven euros per person. Young people pay only five euros. 100 percent of the proceeds go to youth work. In addition to a cash prize of 100 euros for the best karter, there are other valuable prizes such as a martini goose or fuel vouchers. The concert will be played with a short reed.