Group Ministry

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OWLS NOTES

by LouisP

OWLS will not have a meeting on Thursday, March 8, because of Lenten lunches. Our next meeting will be Thursday, April 12, at 10:00.

OWLS EVENT – JOIN US!

by LouisP

The OWLS are planning a bus trip to “Festa Italiana” at the Jacob Henry Mansion Estate in Joliet on Tuesday, June 19. A tour of the 40-room mansion, an Italian-style lunch, and entertainment by “The Tenors 3” is included. The cost will be $65 for members of the OWLS, and $70 for guests. Check the […]

LWML MITES

by LouisP

Give your pennies, nickels, dimes and quarters (mites) in the mite boxes for mission work through the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League. These boxes will be collected during Lent and Holy Week in the large purple/white box in the narthex.

CHOICE BAKERS THANKS

by LouisP

The CHOICE Bakers wish to thank the many volunteers who participated in the recent cookie sale. We also thank our wonderful congregation for their very generous freewill donations. Proceeds of $1,430 were collected and, along with a donation of $570 from First Fruits, will be evenly divided between Trinity Services and Bethshan Association. ~ The […]

BOOK CLUB

by LouisP

The next meeting of the Book Club will be Tuesday, February 27, at 7:15. Our book for February will be Meeting Jesus Again for the First Time: The Historical Jesus and the Heart of Contemporary Faith by Marcus Borg (Paperback – April 7, 2015). The Book Club will not meet in March, but will resume […]

OWLS 26th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

by Dean Porzel

Through the vision of Don Pleger, assisted by Ernst Zimmermann, the OWLS – Older, Wiser, Livelier Seniors – was formed in 1991. Membership in the group was for those 50 years of age and older. The purpose of the group was to provide Christian fellowship, social activities and service to the church. Rose Graunke and […]

PATHS TO MEMBERSHIP

by Dean Porzel

  Guests and regular guests are always most welcome here at Christ Lutheran! Recently, some regular guests have asked me about how to formally join the congregation. There are several paths to membership. For those who have current Lutheran membership, a Transfer request letter is asked for and sent from our church office to the […]

WE WANT YOU TO JOIN THE OWLS!

by Dean Porzel

Join the OWLS during the month of October, and get three months FREE membership! We would love to have YOU as a new member! Why not stop by our next meeting on Thursday, October 13, at 10:00 to see what we’re all about? Join us to hear our guest speaker discuss the topic, “Ageless Grace,” […]

OWLS COOKBOOK

by Dean Porzel

      The new OWLS Cookbook is available for purchase. The cost of the cookbook is $10.00. Pick up your copy this weekend (available in the Fireside Room on Saturday and on Sunday before the 8:00 and 9:30 services) and enjoy the recipes of our great OWLS cooks!

OWLS 25TH SILVER ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

by Dean Porzel

Through the vision of Don Pleger, assisted by Ernst Zimmermann, the OWLS – Older, Wiser, Livelier Seniors – was formed in 1991. Membership in the group was for those 50 years of age and older. The purpose of the group was to provide Christian fellowship, social activities and service to the church. Rose Graunke and […]