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Hymn Sing

Please join us for a hymn sing on February 18, from 3 - 4:30 pm. We will fellowship and joy of worshipping God through the singing of "traditional" music.    

2018 Lenten Schedule

February 14- Ash Wednesday Service: “Lord, Have Mercy.” (7:00 p.m.)

February 21- “Cleanse Me.” (6:00 p.m.)

February 28- “Come Holy Spirit.” (6:00 p.m.)

March 7- “Teaching the Ways of God.” (6:00 p.m.)

March 14- “Declare God’s Praise.” (6:00 p.m.)

March 21- “Make Me an Offering.” (6:00 p.m.)

March 29- Maundy Thursday Service (7:00 p.m.)

March 30- Good Friday Service (7:00 p.m.)

April 1- Easter Celebration Services (6:30 a.m. & 9:30 a.m.)

The 6 p.m. worship services will be followed by a soup supper.

Crock-pot cook-off

Sunday, January 28th from 5:00-6:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall.

Interested COMPETITORS: sign up before Jan. 28th to bring a dish cooked primarily in a crockpot, along with the recipe, in one of the following categories: Beverages (non-alcoholic), appetizers, soups, sides, main dishes, or desserts. If interested, sign up on the Connection Board in the Narthex.

DINERS: come and try samplings of any/all items they wish to try in each category while supplies last. Diners will have the opportunity to vote on their favorite item in each category! Copies of recipes will be available as well.  

Faith filled Yoga

Women ages 16 and up, join us in a night of "Faith filled Yoga" with Instructor Addie on Friday, February 5th at 6:30 p.m. This is a free one hour event in the LCOP Fellowship Hall. This will be a safe, non-judgmental place for women to connect with other women. We will be praying and worshiping Christ through bonding together as women, through scripture and through Christian music. This will be a low impact Yoga class with some basic stretches to leave you feeling refreshed and renewed. We hope through this we can form relationships’ with each other and with other Christian women in our community. Addie attends LCOP and is a stay at home mom of two sets of twins ages 3 and 1. She is also a certified fitness instructor and licensed cosmetologist. Please RSVP to Addie at healthyhairdresseraddie@gmail.com

Christmas Caroling

Sunday, December 10th at 3:00 p.m.

This will be followed up with a pizza party.

This is always a special time as we sing at nursing homes, and senior resident centers.

Come be part of the Christmas choir, as we will be singing all the familiar Christmas carols.  

 

World Hunger-Good Gifts

A tree is available in the Narthex with ornaments available for purchase with various items listed to help those in need.

Simply take the ornament of your choice and write a check (or provide cash) for the amount and place in offering basket or leave at the church office.

All monies will be sent to World Hunger when the project is completed. Thank you for your support of this project!    

Youth Job Board

Located on the bulletin board in the Sanctuary Hallway.

You can fill out a work request for a job that you have at home that one or more youth could do or help with.

There are some ideas of jobs they could do on the board.

An adult from the Youth Gathering Team will be in contact with you to make arrangements.  

 

Christmas Poinsettias

We welcome you to share a poinsettia this year in honor of a loved one. All the poinsettias will be placed in the front of the sanctuary for the Christmas Eve and Christmas Day services.

Purchase one and have it delivered to the church office between Tuesday, Dec. 19th and Thursday, Dec. 21st.

Please call the church office by Dec. 19th to have your poinsettia designation in the bulletins.    

Youth Christmas Program

Sunday, December 17 at 10 a.m.

Snacks in the Fellowship Hall following the program.  

Advent Breakfast

Please join us for our Advent Breakfast.

Sunday, December 3rd.

Serving from 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m.

LCOP Fellowship Hall.

500th Reformation Breakfast

Sunday, October 29, 2017 from 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Lutheran Church of Peace

$10 per person, $5 for children under 8

This is a youth fundraiser for the 2018 Youth Gathering!

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ELCA Youth Gathering

 The Youth Gathering is in Houston, TX. Here are some key dates to keep in mind:

Nov 16, 2017-Regular registration rate begins.

Feb 16, 2018-Late registration rate begins.

May 15, 2018-Registration closes. All payments are due.

Jun 27 - Jul 1, 2018-ELCA Youth Gathering

Financial Aid: There are still opportunities for youth to receive financial aid from both the ELCA and the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin. This is something that the individual family needs to fill out. To learn more about financial assistance from the ELCA Youth Gathering directly visit www.elca.org/YouthGathering/registration/financial-assistance. For synod scholarship information, visit https://goo.gl/forms/dju7ozfP6clTJvHc2