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!  

IRA rollover giving

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…]


All information for the November/December newsletter is due to the church office, ( no later than Monday, November7! Thanks!