Weekly Announcement Links

Our Nursery Care for during worship has conveniently moved up to just left of the Worship Space (rm. 102).

First Lutheran Kids! Check-in has moved up to the Third Floor, at the top of the Gold Stairwell.

Sunday Afternoon Concert! — We are hosting a series of musicians in concert in 2023, starting with Dr. Gregory Peterson this Sunday, Jan. 29 at 3 p.m. Dr. Peterson recently retired from Luther College and has had a long career of leading churches and universities across the U.S. and
performing recitals across the U.S. and E.U. This concert will be live-streamed!

Visit firstlutherancr.org/live, or youtube.com/firstlutherancr


Ladies Night Out — Once a month, all the women and friends of First Lutheran are invited to gather at a restaurant for food, fellowship, and fun.  Our next outing will be at 5:30 PM on Monday, January 30, 2023, at The Lucky Penny, 1705 Boyson Road, Hiawatha. You can sign up at the sign-up desk in the narthex, or  RSVP to Mary VanHouten, (319) 310-0974 to make your reservation, or for more information.


Sunday Morning Learning:

Ongoing: Bruce Gore video lectures on the religious roots of
    the American Revolution. Chapel - Rm. 217

Jan. 29: Budget Forum with Bob Koenig, Dir. of Support
     Services, and Jana Grimm, Cong. Treasurer. Rm. 104
Feb. 5: "Personal Philanthropy" Lois Buntz talks about ways  
     to be generous beyond giving from current income. Rm. 104

Annual Meeting & Pancake Brunch! — The Annual Meeting of the Congregation will be held next Sunday, Feb. 5, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. We will ​celebrate the story of how FLC served God's mission in 2022; approve ministry plan budget for 2023; and ratify updates to the church constitution.
A Pancake Brunch will be served 11 a.– 1p., so you can have a bite to eat between worship and the meeting without needing to leave and return!

Make an Impact: Be a Mentor Confirmation Faith Mentors is a ministry to match confirmation-aged youth with a confirmed member of our church to foster a spiritual friendship between the youth and the adult in our church family during the season of Lent. We are looking for over 40 adults to be mentors for Wednesday Evenings Feb. 22 through March 29. Visit firstlutherancr.org/mentor to learn more and fill out an interest form.


Weekly Devotions following the worship scriptures are available for individuals, small groups, or committees at firstlutherancr.org/connect/faith.


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