Holy Week: Monday: 6 April 2020

Siblings in Christ, As we approach the end of our Lenten journey, I thought I’d offer a short reflection on the daily texts assigned for each of the days leading up to Maundy Thursday. I pray that you can spend some of this time leading up to the Holy Three Days in prayer and contemplation … [Read more…]

Palm / Passion Sunday Worship Service: 5 April 2020

Hosanna in the Highest! Happy Palm/Passion Sunday to you all.Please pay close attention to the announcements at the end of the service. Just in case you don’t get that far, I’m requesting that you participate in the electronic Maundy Thursday Service right before or after your evening meal, if that is reasonable and possible for … [Read more…]

Midweek Reflection: 1 April 2020

It’s a new month. Governor J.B. Pritzker has extended the Stay-at-Home Order through the month of April for Illinoisans. Please stay tuned for a date when services will return to the First Evangelical Lutheran Church and Parish House. Below is Pastor Chris Lee’s Midweek Reflection for today, April 1st. Be well. Peace. Photo: Therese Guise