There are so many ways to be involved at First Lutheran in a range of activity levels and interests.
For further information on the following small groups please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
For specific group times and dates please check the calendar.
Blue Jean Amblers – This is a wonderful way to develop new friendships and Christian support through the shared joy of reading. New books are introduced monthly. This group meets the first Wednesday of each month.
Book Discussion – This is a wonderful way to develop new friendships and Christian support through the shared joy of reading. New books are introduced monthly. This group meets the first Wednesday of each month.
Bridge to Friendship & Hand & Foot Card Groups – Enjoy a fun evening of Christian fellowship. These groups meet weekly in the Fireside Room.
Cancer Prayer Support Group – Cancer Prayer Support Group is a gathering for sharing and listening. Learn from topic presentations and most importantly, pray for and with those who request our prayers. This group meets the fourth Saturday of the month in the Library at 10:00 a.m.
Caregiver Tote Bag Ministry – This group gathers to sew and assemble tote bags for the Christian Care Giving Ministry. They meet monthly in Luther Hall.
Circle Groups – Rebekah Circle meets the second Tuesday of each month at 9:00 a.m. in Luther Hall. Lydia Circle meets the second Monday of each month in the Fireside Room.
Dinner for Eight – Four dinners are held each year - September, October, January and February. Eight people consisting of couples and singles, come together to share food and fellowship. Dine with new people each month.
Doll Doctors – This dedicated group lovingly restores donated dolls and stuffed animals which are then donated to the Department of Human Services. They meet the first Monday of each month.
Fleece Blanket Ministry – This ministry makes no-sew fleece blankets. These bright and cuddly blankets are then donated children in need within the community. They meet the first and third Thursday of each month.
Knit & Crochet Ministry – Knitting needles and crochet hooks click away during this fun fellowship time. Scarves, hats and blankets are created from donated yarn and then donated to designated ministries from First Lutheran. They meet the second and fourth Saturday of each month.
Men's Bible Studies – Held weekly on Thursday mornings at 6:15 a.m. in Luther Hall and Thursday evenings at 7:00 in the FLC Library. These are both new and continual studies.
Mid Singles 40+ Sunday Brunch – Pastor Bob leads this monthly single gathering. Enjoy Christian fellowship at a local restaurant. Meet in the reception area at the church at 11:30 a.m. to travel together, or meet the group at the restaurant at 12:15 p.m. This group meets on the third Sunday of each month year-round.
Quilting Group – Quilters gather twice a month to create beautiful quilts. Those wishing to learn the art of quilting are encouraged to join the as well. Quilts are donated to Luther Family Refugee Services as well as to low-income families within our community. They meet the first and third Thursday of each month.
Seeds of Joy – This joyful group of gardeners meets once a month to support flowers beds on campus, discuss gardening techniques and share Christian Fellowship.
Theatre Group – Those who enjoy live theatre gather together to see local plays and enjoy Christian fellowship. This group meets four to five times throughout the year.
Walking Groups – Congregational Hikes & Women's Walkabouts. This is a wonderful way to develop new friendships and Christian support while enjoying the gifts of creation. These groups meet weekly and the congregational hikes are once a month.
Women‘s Bible Study – Explore the bible through new and continual studies. This group meets biweekly in the FLC Library.
Women's Spring and Advent Teas – Women's Ministries host an Advent Tea each Advent season and a Women's Spring Event to celebrate the women of all ages at First Lutheran. Join us for food, fellowship and inspiration.
Woodcarver Club – Come share the love of woodcarving and good fellowship at this weekly gathering. Open to all skill levels including beginners. This group meets each Wednesdays in Joseph's Workshop.
OWLS (Older Wiser Lutherans) - A group for active retired persons, known as the "OWLS," which stands for Older Wiser Lutherans is a popular ministry at First Lutheran. Older adults have the opportunity to get to know one another on a deeper level through monthly fellowship events.
During fair weather months, three church buses carry members on a variety of monthly field trips in the surrounding area. When winter arrives, members meet in Fellowship Hall to share a potluck lunch and enjoy an entertaining and informative program.
All retired members are welcome to join in the fun with this very active and interested group. For further information or to sign up for an upcoming event, please contact: email@example.com.