WELCOME TO OUR VISITORS!May you find God’s love, peace and warmth in this place. We’re thankful that you are worshipping with us and sincerely hope you will return soon. Please sign our guest book before you leave. Also, please know that your presence is always welcome and if you should decide to seek membership, the pastor will be happy to talk with you. 

We have aPRAYER GROUP that meets in the church office every Sunday morning after worship for 5-10 minutes.

HOT DOG PICNIC – We are having hot dogs with all the fixings downstairs after worship.  This is Lannette’s last day playing for us, so please join us at the picnic to let her know how much we have appreciated her and to wish her well.

MEMBERSHIP, GROWTH, & OUTREACHwill meet tomorrow at 3:00 p.m.

LAURIE’S KITCHENis tomorrow night from 5:00 to 7:00.  If you attended last month, you know what a good cook Laurie is, so please join us for this free meal and entertainment.  There is no charge, but a donation basket will be available if you choose to donate.  Also, we need people to help with the set-up and clean-up, so please let the pastor know if you would like to volunteer. 

THE CONGREGATIONAL BREAKFAST will be 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday at the Vista Cafe at the Galena hospital. 

OUR PUB THEOLOGY PROGRAMwill meet this Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. at the Irish Pub. 

WELCOME TO OUR VISITORS!

May you find God’s love, peace and warmth in this place. We’re thankful that you are worshipping with us and sincerely hope you will return soon. Please sign our guest book before you leave. Also, please know that your presence is always welcome and if you should decide to seek membership, the pastor will be happy to talk with you. 

PRAYER GROUP

We have a  that meets in the church office every Sunday morning after worship for 5-10 minutes.

SESSION

The Session will meet immediately after worship on Sunday, December 22nd.

GALENA STAUSS

The nursing home service will be December 22nd at 3:30.

CONGREGATIONAL BREAKFAST 

Our breakfast will not be held again until Wednesday, January 8th, at 9:00 a.m. at the Vista Cafe at the Galena hospital. 

PUB THEOLOGY

Our Pub Theology program will not meet again until  Thursday, January 2nd, at 5:30 p.m. at One Eleven Main.  

CHRISTMAS EVE

Our Christmas Eve service will be at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday.

FIFTH SUNDAY 

Our service next week will be held at the Galena Center for the Arts on December 29that 10:30 a.m.

CARIBBEAN HURRICANE RELIEF

If you would like to donate toward the recovery of victims of the recent hurricanes in the Caribbean, you may do so through our church. Simply mark your gift “Caribbean relief” and we will forward that gift to the Presbyterian Disaster Assistance organization.

NORTHWESTERN ILLINOIS COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCY

NICAA Gold Meals delivers hot mid-day meals to persons 60 years of age and older who are homebound and unable to make their own meals.  Hot meals are delivered Monday through Thursday, with a cold tray delivered on Thursday for Friday's meal and frozen meals for the weekend.  Sack suppers are available.  A suggested donation of $3 per meal is requested, but no one will be denied service due to their inability to donate.  Call 815-232-8896 to determine eligibility and start service. Meals can usually be started the next day.

BIRTHDAYS

Dec. 22nd          Alicia Dittmar

Dec. 24th           Carol Northcraft

Dec. 25th           Heidi Sincox

Dec. 29th          Tiffany Carroll

ANNIVERSARIES

Dec. 30th           Karen and John Stephens

First Presbyterian Church

106 N. Bench Street

Galena, Illinois 61036

(815) 777-0229

WORSHIP

    Sundays, 10 a.m.

 

SUNDAY SCHOOL (Sept – May)
    Adults: Sundays, 9-9:45 a.m.
 

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