Events and Resources for LCMS Churches and Church Workers in Northern Illinois - December 1, 2017
Here's What's Coming Up
From Northern Light Online :

More Than Tiny Socks and Saturdays: Swaddling Clothes, Elgin
Inspired by Swaddling Clothes, Channahon, a new co-op opens at Calvary, Elgin to serve new families in need.
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Free Senior Luncheon
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Aging Care Connections and Hope Lutheran Church, 6455 Joliet Road, Countryside, invite guests to join them for lunch, fellowship and entertainment on Wednesday, December 13 at 11:15 a.m. for Bible study, followed at 12:00 p.m. with lunch at Hope Lutheran Church. Call Aging Care Connections at 708-354-1323, indicate that you are reserving a space at Hope Lutheran Church. Print flyer
Service of Remembrance
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This Christmas season, you are encouraged to come and be a part of Trinity Lutheran Church, 1101 Kimberly Way, Lisle, special Service of Remembrance to be held on Saturday, December 16, at 6:30 p.m. Contact Trinity church office at 630-964-1272 or Print flyer
Junior High Retreat
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Jr. High youth groups, Bible study groups, and confirmation classes can take this amazing opportunity to join other Christians their own age in Christian fellowship and to dive into Bible study and fun in God’s creation, March 10-11, 2018, at Walcamp Outdoor Ministries. Cost is $100 (includes theme t-shirt). Visit
for more information and to register.
Illinois State Tax Credit Program
Information on the latest updates regarding the State Tax Credit program for private school donations has been compiled and posted to our website at
Church Workers:
Update Your Information
All rostered and non-rostered church workers are asked to please update their NID contact information when there is a change of email, address, phone, etc., or if new in the district.

Workers need to do contact updates in two places:
  1. District Office
  2. Rosters and Statistics
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