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
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…]
Sunday, May 7, after worship, during Coffee Fellowship, in the Fellowship Hall. Come be part of the planning.
April 23 is the Celtic Service. At 10:30am, celebrate the Easter season Celtic style! Worship is accompanied by guitar, fiddle, flute, drum, and banjo, using Irish, Gaelic, English, Welsh, and American tunes. To support this music ministry, please note “Celtic” on your donation. Thank you!
Open Mic Coffeehouse, Friday, April 28th 7:00 – 10:00pm 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!
Planning meeting, 6pm, Thursday, April 20, in the Parish House. What part do you want to play? Please come to give and hear ideas. Contact Miriam Anderson or Wanda Esping with ideas or questions.
Saturday, April 8, 2 – 3:30pm. High Tea will be served in the beautiful Parish House, built in 1907 by Grace Velie Harper, a granddaughter of John Deere. Tickets include tea, Lagomarcino chocolates, other Russian/Swiss delicacies, a tour of the parish house, and entertainment! The cost is $25. This fundraiser will support the spring Nova … [Read more…]
First Lutheran continues simple soup suppers Wednesday evenings through April 5, from 5:30 – 6:30pm. The Holden Evening Prayer Service begins at 7pm, with a series on Dietrich Bonhoeffer, written by Pr. David. Please come experience God in a special way during this holy time of year. If you want to help with a soup … [Read more…]