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April 29, 2018
 
 
5th Sunday Prayer Time Sunday, April 29
 
Please join us in the Great Room at 9:30 am on April 29  for a congregation-wide time of prayer. We will look at several prayers in Scripture to see what we can learn about the person praying, their prayer, ourselves and God. And then immediately apply those lessons in prayer with each other.
Flower Sale Pick-Up Saturday, May 5

It's time to pick up those flowers that were ordered for the High School Mission Trip Fundraiser!
Pickup Date: Saturday, May 5
Time: 11 am - 12:00 pm

Questions? Contact Shirley Protis: 630.888.0975
or e-mail believeyoucantoo@gmail.com.  
Confirmation Service Next Weekend

Rehearsal for our Confirmation Service will be held on  Friday, 
May 4 at 7:00 pm  in the Sanctuary. 
The Prayer Pal Reception immediately follows the dress rehearsal. All Prayer Pals should arrive by 7:00 pm.

The Confirmation Service will be held on Saturday, May 5 at 
2 pm.
 
Congratulations to our Confirmation Class of 2018!

Josiah Christian Cook
Justice Victoria Guevara
Kai Nicholas Johanson
Karsten John Ingo Kempfe
Lucas Stephen Kusmierz
Daniel Edward Lang
Nathan Michael Metz
Matthew Emmet Naughton
Katharine Emily Scavo
Brooklyn Josephine Spathies

Special thanks to Cheryl Neske for being our Prayer Pal Coordinator and making all the banners this year!
New Member Class Begins In May

Have you been attending Peace for a while and are thinking about becoming a member?  Join Pastor Hufford for his next New Members Class, held on Sunday mornings during the Education Hour (9:30-10:30 am) in Room 305.  Classes will begin the first Sunday in May and end On Sunday, June 10.  You can register through the link below, or by calling the Church Office. Questions?  Please contact Pastor Hufford: 630.627.1101 or
e-mail marty@peacehome.org.
Orchestra Concert at Peace May 1
 
Sinfonetta DuPage Orchestra Concert 
with special guest soloist:
Thor Sigurdson, cello
Tuesday, May 1 at 7:30 PM 
Adult $10  
Senior/Student/Family of Peace $5

Contact Sinfonietta DuPage 630.322.9187


Joybreak Spring Tea Brunch May 2
 
Joybreak Spring Tea Brunch Wednesday, May 2- 9:30-11:30 am
All women are invited to join us for a scrumptious brunch and some light-hearted fellowship. We are excited to have Christian comedian Michelle Krajecki to come and share some humor! This will be a delightful morning. This event is free so please invite friends.  For more information, contact Katherine Richards: katherine@peacehome.org. 
Guest Artists at Peace May 13

Special Guest Artists at Peace May 13
Our Mother's Day Worship will feature special music from Dave Anderson and Roger Walck. Many of you know Dave Anderson, who has performed over 5,000 concerts in the U.S. and 17 other countries around the world. Dave & Roger will lead us in singing gospel songs, contemporary worship songs, and hymns. Dave will also tell "The Rescue Story," about how he, wife Barb, and their team survived when their plane lost two engines, fell 3500 feet in
3 ½ minutes, and crashed into the Bering Sea!
Come and hear "the rest of the story" at 8:30 and 10:30 am on Sunday May 13.  
Thank You From CareNet

Thank you to everyone who participated in our recent Coins for CareNet fundraiser. The total given through the baby bottles at Peace Church was $908.68 ! The moms and babies of CareNet are so appreciative of the blessed support that you give them and their families.

It's VBS Time!

Registration begins May 1 and we are calling ALL volunteers!  We can always use lots of help for our Vacation Bible School coming  June 18-22! From crew leading to helping with crafts or games; hands on with kids or behind the scenes, there is something for everyone. 

Sign up in the Lobby  this Sunday and see how you can support this outreach ministry to the children in our community.  We are also forming a decorating team! Talk with Katherine on how you can lend a hand.  For more information, contact Katherine Richards,
Director of Family Ministry (katherine@peacehome.org.
Update On LWML Spring Rally 

LWML celebrated its annual Spring Rally for Zone 6 churches on Saturday, April 21. Ten churches sent their delegates to enjoy fellowship, review of Zone 6 news, and a very informative presentation from Deaconess Kris Blackwell from Voice of Care .

Festive table decorations were created by Ruth Winter, Zone 6 Treasurer and Recording Secretary. Everyone enjoyed a delicious breakfast provided by Peace Members, Mark and Rebecca Ross.
LWML will gather together on 
Monday May 7 at 7:00 p.m.  to discuss upcoming projects and to continue working on no-sew blankets for World Relief.
Please contact Nancy Ewert if you are interested in attending.
She can be reached via e-mail:  
edukatr68@yahoo.com .




In This Newsletter

Connect. Grow. Serve.

Worship with your Family of Peace

Sunday
8:30 am & 10:30 am
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9:30-10:30 am 
Education Hour



"Live The Love"
 at Peace.
It's a simple and     powerful idea.
It's the people of Peace, united in love for Jesus Christ, reflecting His great love in service to others.  
It challenges all church members to put their Christian faith 
into action.
Grasp the opportunities God provides to 
"Change Lives with 
The Love of Jesus"  wherever it is needed, around the globe or across the street!
to read stories of how people are
"Living The Love"!

Path 2017
 
Join your Family of Peace as we read the 
Bible in 2018.
The Path: 
"Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for men."
~Colossians 3:23