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.
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…]
We will be serving the last St. Joe’s Evening Meal of 2016 on Monday, Nov. 21, 2016. There is a signup sheet in the Narthex. Please indicate there how many of the needed items listed below you can bring: Bananas Gallons of milk Loaves of bread Dozens of cookies You don’t have to provide all … [Read more…]
Remember to pick up your copy of the newsletter if you don’t have it sent to you. Copies are available in the Church narthex and the Parish House.
Sunday, November 20 After the 10:30am worship service, there will be a congregational meeting. There are 3 items on the agenda: 1) 2017 budget 2) election of 2017 council members. 3) presentation of 2017 Discernment plan. Please stay. A special lunch using First Lutheran cookbook recipes will be provided by the council and discernment team. … [Read more…]
Sunday, November 13 9am SUN. SCHOOL/ADULT FORUM – PH 10:30am HOLY COMMUNION After Worship COFFEE FELLOWSHIP – FH 12n DISCERNMENT – FH Monday, November 14 6pm HANDBELLS – Balcony Tuesday, November 15 10:30am BIBLE STUDY – PH 5pm FINANCE – PH 6:15pm COUNCIL – PH Wednesday, November 16 9am – 1pm PRAYERS & SQUARES – … [Read more…]
Remember to bring non-perishable items next Sunday for the Church of Peace Food Pantry. Take a plastic bag home with you today as a reminder, if you wish. Remember that we are collecting at the Thanksgiving Eve service on Wednesday, November 23rd, also. Thanks for your donations!
The church office will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 24th and 25th, in observation of Thanksgiving.
Theology on Tap will be Thursday, November 10, 2016, at M.D. Green’s, 1808 2nd Avenue, in the District of Rock Island, IL. Please join us in the back room at 7:30pm, for a little pizza, Bible study, and discussion, for about an hour. Feel free to stay after to talk longer, if you want, but … [Read more…]