Update to Church Office Hours – Closed

Dear Congregation members and visitors, After the governor’s announcement on November 18; we have decided to close our Church Office until further notice starting November 20. This decision is to ensure that we continue to keep everyone safe and stay in compliance...

Suspending in-person worship

As of October 25, First Lutheran is suspending in-person worship until further notice. We will continue to post our Holy Gospel and Sermon videos every week. We are exploring how to expand our virtual worship options safely.

First Lutheran Updates Safe Practice Policy!

As of October 1, 2020; First Lutheran has updated our Safe Practice Policy according to the CDC and Winnebago Health Departments guidelines after the announcement of Region 1 in Illinois lowering the capacity of a gathering to 25 people or 25% capacity of a facility...

Happy Grandparents’ Day!

Did you know the Sunday after Labor Day is Grandparents Day? This is a day similar to Mother’s and Father’s Day in which we celebrate our Grandparents. These special people are our mentors, second mothers and fathers, teachers and above all else those who call...

From Pastor’s Desk

Late Summer—Early Fall Greetings to All! Hard to fathom that it was during Lent that the COVID-19 Pandemic struck the world and in the meantime thousands of people have gotten sick and thousands have died, thousands are without work and the whole economy has ground...