The lefse-making at 9:00am, Monday, May 29th, in the Fellowship Hall, has been cancelled. If you want to make Lefse, contact Miriam Anderson. She will still make it that day, but at a different time and place.
Come work on a project or help get ready for the Folk Arts Fest. The next 2 Folk Arts gatherings are Thursday, May 25, and Thursday, June 1, beginning at 7pm, in the Parish House Lower Level. Contact Miriam Anderson or Wanda Esping if you have questions or suggestions.
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
The next study is Thursday, May 11, at 7:30pm, at M.D. Green’s, 1808 2nd Avenue, in Rock Island’s District. We will look at what God said: “This Is My Son, the Beloved,” and read Matthew 3:13 – 4:11. Before his ministry begins, Jesus’ identity and purpose are affirmed by God – and tested by the … [Read more…]
On Saturday, May 13th, beginning at 9am, we will work in the Fellowship Hall Kitchen to make Finnish Pasties for the Folk Arts Fest. Come learn how to make these hot “pot-pies-to-go” in a pastry. These meat and veggie “sandwiches” were used for lunches in the mines in Finland and Wales and are also known … [Read more…]
Friday, May 19, 7 – 10pm, in the Parish House. Refreshments served. Donations benefit the St. Joe’s Evening Meal, served weeknights at the Rock Island Township Hall. All are welcome!
As part of the Folk Arts Fest, members of First Lutheran are invited to sing hymns from various cultures (all of the hymns are in the hymnal) on Saturday, June 10, from 11-11:45 a.m. We may sing outside or in the narthex. Please let Pam Edwards know that you are planning to participate by June … [Read more…]
We are getting ready for the Folk Arts Fest! If you want to help, or just want to make sausage, come to the Fellowship Hall Kitchen, Thursday, May 4, at 6pm! We are making food ahead and will freeze it until the Fest on Saturday, June 10. Learn, have fun, and prepare for the Fest, … [Read more…]
The UnityPoint at Home Foot Clinic that is held in the Parish House has had a schedule change. The next Foot Clinic will be MONDAY, JUNE 12, 2017. The time schedule will be from 1:00pm – 3:00pm. If you are scheduled for May, please call the church office to reschedule. The new schedule will be … [Read more…]