FOOD PANTRY SUNDAY

If you don’t remember to bring non-perishable items Sunday, November 20, for the Church of Peace Food Pantry, bring them Wednesday, November 23, or next Sunday, November 27. Take a plastic bag home with you as a reminder, if you wish. We are collecting at the 7:00pm Thanksgiving Eve service, Wednesday, November 23rd. Thanks for … [Read more…]

SHOW YOUR THANKFULNESS

If you want to be a part of the Thanksgiving Eve Service on Wednesday, November 23rd, please contact Pam Edwards or Wanda Esping. You could be an acolyte, a greeter, a worship assistant, a lay reader, or a Psalm or prayer leader. Another opportunity is to decorate the front of the altar area, where we … [Read more…]

THANKSGIVING EVE SERVICE

On Wednesday, November 23rd, at 7:00pm, First Lutheran will host a community Thanksgiving service. Area congregations have been invited to participate. Please plan to come to join in sharing your thanks, too! We will collect food for the Church of Peace food pantry on Sunday, November 20, and at the service on the 23rd. That … [Read more…]

MEXICAN MISSION SUNDAY

When a month has 5 Sundays, Mexican Mission Sunday is on that 5th Sunday . This year, October has a 5th Sunday, so October 30 is Mexican Mission Sunday. The loose offering that day is designated for support of Paul & Nydia Johnson and the Mexican Mission.

HONEY SUNDAY

Honey Sunday will be Sunday, November 6th. The honey comes from the Dakota Boys and Girls Ranch. Bottles of delicious honey will be for sale for only $8.00 each and be delivered directly to you! Proceeds will support the Worship and Music Committee as well as the Ranch. Thank you for your support in advance. … [Read more…]

WORLD COMMUNITY DAY

Sharing Gifts at the Table Church Women United invites you to St. James Lutheran Church, 3145 31st Avenue, Rock Island, Friday, November 4, 2016. Registration 9:00 – 9:30am. Bible Study and Worship Service begins at 9:30. Lunch: $6.00. Reservations by Monday, October 31, to St. James, 309-786-0503. Bring signed Christmas cards and stamps.