During Lent, the First Lutheran Chapel will be open on Thursdays, through April 11, from 4:30 – 5:30pm. Come meditate or pray. You may come an go as you wish during the hour-long prayer time.
On Wednesdays through Lent, through April 10, 2019, First Lutheran will hold worship at 7pm, using Holden Evening Prayer. The theme for the season is “Prayer.”
Greetings friends! Inviting you all to come and be part of our friendly down-home gathering this Friday evening. Sure do hope you can come! Chris Open Mic Coffeehouse Friday May 19th, 7pm Parish House First Lutheran Rock Island Refreshments All donations support St Joseph Evening Meal Program
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.
If you want to give an in-kind Christmas gift to First Lutheran, here are a couple of ideas: rolls of paper towels and/or toilet paper! Thanks!
If you are age 70½ or older, you can give up to $100,000 to the ELCA each year from your individual retirement account, free from federal income tax. If you have not taken your required minimum distribution for the year, a charitable rollover can help satisfy that requirement. Talk to your tax professional, then call … [Read more…]
Theology on Tap will be Thursday, November 10, 2016, at M.D. Green’s, 1808 2nd Avenue, in the District of Rock Island, IL. Please join us in the back room at 7:30pm, for a little pizza, Bible study, and discussion, for about an hour. Feel free to stay after to talk longer, if you want, but … [Read more…]
All information for the November/December newsletter is due to the church office, (firstname.lastname@example.org) no later than Monday, November7! Thanks!