Friday, January 13th, 7:00 – 10:00pm, in the Parish House! Come see the newly redone wood dining room floor! Refreshments served. Donations benefit the St. Joe’s Evening Meal, served weeknights at the Rock Island Township Hall. All are welcome!
We will be serving the first St. Joe’s Evening Meal of 2017 on Monday, January 16, 2017. There is a signup sheet in the Narthex. Please indicate if you can bring any of the needed items and how many. Please indicate if you can help prepare or help serve. Please place monetary donations in the … [Read more…]
Theology on Tap continues in the new year. It will be at its usual time and place, on the 2nd Thursday, January 12th, 7:30pm, in the back room of M.D. Green’s, 1808 2nd Avenue, in the District of Rock Island, IL. At the January ThoT, we’ll talk about Paul’s letter to the Galatians and discuss … [Read more…]
Beginning January 5, 2017, Friendship Manor has regularly scheduled a communion service in the chapel there, for the first Thursday of each month at 4:00pm. Pr. John Leaf, First Lutheran’s visitation pastor, will preside.
Monday December 19 6pm HANDBELLS – Balcony Wednesday December 21 9am – 1pm PRAYERS & SQUARES – PHSR 6pm SR. CHOIR CHRISTMAS PARTY – FH 7:00pm SR. CHOIR – Choir Loft Thursday December 22 4pm COMMUNION SERVICE – FM Chapel Friday December 23 – Church Office Closed PH S GUEST RM THROUGH 12/25 5-10pm … [Read more…]
Sunday School and Adult Forum will NOT meet Christmas Day or New Year’s Day.
Remember to pick up your copy of the newsletter if you don’t have it sent to you. Copies are available in the Church narthex and the Parish House.
Please remember to make your 2016 contributions to the church by Sunday, December 25th, so that the contributions can be deposited on Tuesday, December 27th. Please consider making a special year-end donation to First Lutheran Church. Thank you!
Offering envelopes are available for next year. They are in the narthex in alphabetical order. FYI: If you had a number greater than 100, it has been reassigned to a lower number.
Please sign up in the narthex to help with the Christmas Box Ministry. There are a variety of areas: shop, compile, make cookies, deliver… Non-perishable food items and monetary donations are also welcome. Please note Christmas Boxes in the memo area of your check or on an envelope for your donation. Contact Tim Anderson, firstname.lastname@example.org, … [Read more…]