Weekly Announcements

Below is the link to our YouTube channel where we will be posting the services we record while we are keeping our social distance.


2020 Church Directory:  The 2020 Church Directory has been placed in your church mailbox and a few copies have been placed on the table in the Fellowship Hall.  Please let the church office know of any corrections.

Women's Bible Study:  Although we will be dealing with the COVID situation, we will try to have a Women's Bible Study on Saturday, September 26th at 9:00 a.m.  We will social-distance at the tables.  No breakfast will be served.  Bring your own drinks if you wish.  We will continue with our study of A WOMAN JESUS CAN TEACH.  Upon request, I will send notes to those who cannot attend.  Hope to see you there.  Let us be considerate of each other as we share our thoughts on God's Word.  Contact Ruth Cavallini with questions:  doncavallini@hotmail.com or 309-365-8257.  Everyone is welcomed to come.

Sunday School Starts:  On Sunday, October 4 after church all students PreK-12 are invited to meet in the Sanctuary to kick off the start of the Sunday school year.  Social distancing will be practiced along with encouragement of wearing masks. We look forward to having you!

Mark Your Calendar:  St. Paul Lutheran Church, Lexington will be hosting a Drive Thru Pork Chop Mission Dinner on Friday, October 9, 2020 from 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. All proceeds will benefit Wittenberg Campus Ministry.  Dinner includes a pork chop snadwich, baked beans, chips, cookie and a bottle of water.  Tickets are $7.00 for the dinner and $3.50 for a pork chop sandwich only.  To reserve your meal, please call or text Ruth Colclasure at (309) 530-6746 with your name, # of meals, # of pork chop sandwiches only.  All orders need to be received by 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 7, 2020.

Volunteers are needed the day of to help assemble dinners and deliver them to the cars.  Delivery will also be provided to senior citizens that live in Lexington.  Thrivent Action Team funds will cover some of the expenses.  Monetary donations to cover the remaining expenses would be greatly appreciated.  Let us continue to support Wittenberg Campus Ministry under the direction of Pastor Bill Jensen.  CDC guidelines will be followed which include masks and social distancing.  For questions, please contact Ruth Colclasure or Kevin Lucht at (309) 532-0703.

Save The Date: Church Campfire Night! Sunday, October 11th starting at 4pm at the Reimer’s Farm. More details to follow.

The Catechetical Retreat for anyone in grades 5-12 is coming up Saturday, October 3 at Camp CILCA. This event is ONE DAY only and will include all outdoor activities, instruction from CID pastors, worship, and two meals. Individuals and whole youth groups are welcome. Cost is $40. Register at www.cilca.org/catechetical-retreat.html.   

The G.R.I.T. Run at Camp CILCA is October 24th at 10am. This in-person 5K winds through the 225 acres of CILCA across creek beds, trails, fields, and hills. Adults run for $30. 18 & under run for $10. Top overall male and female runners receive a CILCA hoodie. Sign up at cilca.org/homecoming