A Thrivent Financial event is planned for Sunday, February 19th. Tom Brookes from Thrivent will be at First Lutheran to discuss Thrivent choice dollars and action team money. A light lunch will be provided and Tom will discuss how we can use Thrivent dollars to help grow our church and serve others. Please mark your … [Read more…]
Join us on Thursday, February 9th, at 7:30pm, in the back room of M.D. Green’s, 1808 2nd Avenue, in the Rock Island District. We are children of God through faith. Martin Luther says that Paul purposely says ‘the hearing of faith,’ in his letter to the Galatians, because it is not only the sound of … [Read more…]
Open Mic Coffeehouse, Friday, February 10th, 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!
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.
On Sunday, December 4, at 2pm, several voice and piano students from Blackhawk College will present a Schumann recital in the sanctuary of First Lutheran. There is no admission. Come and support these young musicians!
Nova Singers will present their Christmas concerts on Friday, Dec. 16 at 7:30 p.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Davenport and on Saturday, Dec. 17 at 7:30 p.m. at First Lutheran, Galesburg. Admission is $18 for adults and $15 for seniors. Students are admitted free of charge. Pam Edwards is a member of the … [Read more…]
Wednesday, November 23rd, at 7pm, First Lutheran will host a community Thanksgiving service. Area congregations have been invited to participate. Please plan to come share your thanks! We will collect food for the Church of Peace food pantry at the service. We will bring the food to the altar as part of our offering.
Tuesday, November 22, 4pm, First Lutheran will lead a Thanksgiving communion service in the Friendship Manor Chapel.