Saturday, November 12, 2016, 8:00am – 12noon Fellowship Hall (Downstairs in the Church) Please donate items from one or many of the following categories: 3 dozen homemade cookies Sweet yeast rolls Coffee cake 2 pies 3 plates homemade candy Quick bread (2 large) Snack mix Caramel corn Yeast bread Yeast dinner rolls Directions to help … [Read more…]
Friday November 17th, 7:00 – 10:00pm Refreshments served. Donations benefit the St. Joe’s Evening Meal, served weeknights at the Rock Island Township Hall. All are welcome!
After the 10:30am worship service on Sunday, November 20th, 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 Discernment plan for 2017. Please plan to attend. A special lunch will be provided by the council and discernment team.
Sunday October 30 – Reformation Sunday Mexican Mission Sunday 9am SUN. SCHOOL/ADULT FORUM – PH 10:30am HOLY COMMUNION After Worship COFFEE FELLOWSHIP – FH 4:30 – 7pm JOINT CONFIRMATION – FH Monday October 31 – Reformation Day 6pm HANDBELLS – Balcony Tuesday November 1 10:30am BIBLE STUDY – PH 6:30pm DISCERNMENT – PH … [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 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…]
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…]
The church office will be closed Friday, November 11th, for Veterans Day.
The loose offering Sunday morning, November 6, will be designated for First Lutheran’s Christian Service Fund. This fund assists members and non-members with rent, utilities, food, etc.
All information for the November/December newsletter is due to the church office, (firstname.lastname@example.org) no later than Monday, November7! Thanks!
Sunday, November 6th, Daylight Saving Time will end for the year. Remember to “fall back” and set back your clocks the night before.