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UNUSED CHRISTMAS CARDS?

by Dean Porzel

Hits: 2The Beecher Amvets Post #67 is looking for donations of unused Christmas cards with envelopes so they can mail them to our troops in early December.CLC member, RaeAnn James belongs to the Ladies Auxiliary and Amvets Post #67 in Beecher.Last year they were able to send out over 12,000 Christmas cards to the troops. […]

ORLAND PARK LIBRARY CONCERT

by Dean Porzel

Hits: 2 Duo-pianists Janet Kuester and Millie Watland will perform an hour-long concert at the Orland Park Library on Saturday, February 18, at 2:00.They will perform works by Beethovan, Grieg, Cole Porter, Gershwin and Bizet among others.

ERIN OLMSTED SCHOLARSHIP FUND DONATION DRIVE

by Dean Porzel

Hits: 2If you would like to make adonation (through January 30), checks should be made payable to The Erin OlmstedScholarship Fund and mailed to: The Erin Olmsted Scholarship Fund, 15336 Teebrook Drive,Orland Park, 60462, or donate on-line with a credit card at www.erinsaaimforchange.org.Information/donation brochures are located on the Fireside Room table.

“EDUCATION IS OUR BAG” FUNDRAISER “

by Dean Porzel

Hits: 496I am part of a wonderful international women’s philanthropy organization: P.E.O. International. We help women of all ages fund their education through grants and low-cost loans. Women all across the U.S. and Canada contribute to these educational funds through local fundraisers. Our fundraiser is called “Education Is Our Bag”. We collect gently used handbags […]

FAITH IN ACTION

by Dean Porzel

Hits: 47There are hospice patients in your area that would benefit greatly from your companionship and encouragement. VITAS Healthcare is currently looking for knitters, crocheters and sewers for their comfort care hospice program. Volunteers would create blankets, robes, draw string bags, prayer shawls and other needed items for hospice patients. Your volunteer time would suit […]

ATTENTION VETERANS

by Dean Porzel

Hits: 58Welcome to Orland-Palos VFW 2604! We are looking forward to offering you the many benefits that come with membership in our organization, as well as the camaraderie and friendships you will make. We represent all service branches, and our members have served in all of the nation’s military actions. With your participation we will […]

PATHS TO MEMBERSHIP

by Dean Porzel

Hits: 84   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 […]

“IS MY GRIEF NORMAL?”

by Dean Porzel

Hits: 35It is really hard losing someone we care about. How that loss is felt and expressed is as unique as we are. Join Chaplain Ron Walker, Bereavement Services Manager of VITAS, on Wednesday, February 22, from 6:00 to 7:30, at VITAS Healthcare (8525 W. 183rd Street, Tinley Park) for “Is My Grief Normal?” The […]