One year ago at our annual meeting we voted to become a Reconciling in Christ congregation giving public witness to our welcome statement, and affirming our commitment to our LGBTQ brothers and sisters that they are not only welcome, but an important part of this congregation The weekend of February 25/26 we will be celebrating that commitment at all three of our weekend worship services, and a celebratory meal on Saturday evening. All Are invited!
The First Lutheran Trust Fund is now accepting applications for the 2017 EPIC (Educational Partners In Covenant) Scholarship Program, which provides fully enrolled college students scholarship money that is matched by participating ELCA colleges. View the EPIC Scholarships page for more information and a downloadable application. Please note that applications are due by May 1, 2017.
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Please remember the family of Carolyn Mikkelson in your prayers as they mourn her death on Friday, February 3, 2017.
Visitation will be Monday, February 6, 2017 at the Schluter-Balik Funeral Home in Decorah from 4-6PM.
Funeral will be Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at 11AM at the church with visitation beginning at 10AM.
Rest eternal grant her, O Lord, and let light perpetual shine upon her.