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October 13, 2019
Work & Faith Workshop October 19
Both men and women - working and non-working are invited to this enriching and valuable workshop. No matter what your day-to-day job might be, our work and faith should intersect. During our morning workshop, we will explore biblical truths that apply no matter what type of work we do. T his is a great  opportunity to explore some of the issues we  encounter as we try to navigate being a Christ-follower in our jobs. Great discussion and encouragement will  definitely be part of our time together! 
Join us on Saturday, October 19 from 8:30 to 11 am.  
Free Workshop. Continental Breakfast will be served. 
Invite a friend! RSVP in the Lobby or online: 
Sign up by clicking here.
For more information,  contact katherine@peacehome.org. 
Men's Conference Saturday, October 26
Register Now

Men's Conference Saturday, October 26 Register Now!

The Men of Peace will plan to attend the Moody " Walk Worthy" men's conference as our October meeting. This takes place Saturday October 26 from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm at the Moody Bible Institute in Chicago. Meet at Peace at 7:30 am to travel to the conference together. Prepare to be challenged and encouraged in your walk with Christ! Enjoy inspiring worship and Bible teaching from Ed Stelzer, James Meeks, and Mark Jobe.  
Breakfast, lunch, a conference t-shirt, and a free book from Moody are included. Cost is $65 per person (non-refundable) if registered soon. Let us know if you need financial assistance to attend.   Register by clicking here now  or fill out a form in the Lobby. For more information, contact Brad Stirtz at  brad@peacehome.org .
Adults On The Go Oktoberfest October 13
Back by popular demand!
Join us for Octob erfest at Schnitzel Platz German Restaurant on Sunday October 13 at 5 pm
We'll enjoy schnitzel, music, and perhaps a beer!  
729 North Ave, Glendale Heights  
Contact Brad Stirtz to RSVP: brad@peacehome.org
Don't miss it!
LWML Stamp Party October 20
Stamp Party LWML Serving Event Sunday, October 20

All women are invited to join us on  Sunday, October 20 from
Noon to 2 pm in the Great Room
 for a fun serving event! We will be cutting/sorting postage stamps that will be sent to raise money for missions that LWML supports. A light lunch will be served and there will be plenty of socializing fun as we work together!
For more information contact
Nancy Ewert (edukatr68@yahoo.com),
Janet Stuckey (jstuckey13@aol.com),
or Ruth Winter (ruthwinter@att.net).
Peace Pumpkin Party October 25
It's a Peace Pumpkin Party! Friday, October 25
Kids and their families are invited to join us on Friday, October 25 from 6 to 7:30 pm.  Families will receive a pumpkin to carve together.  We will also have a story time, refreshments, games, and a special pumpkin craft that kids can decorate. Everyone is invited to wear their favorite costume, too! Please RSVP so we can plan accordingly.  For more information, contact Andrew Crist, Director of Children & Youth Ministry.  
RSVP Now for Caring Network Banquet

You are invited to attend the Caring Network Illinois
38th Annual Banquet!

October 24 from 6-8:30 PM
Drury Lane Oakbrook
Keynote Speaker:
Lee Strobel

Join our Peace Table! RSVP Now. 
Contact Dimitra Cornwell (708) 927-0487 or e-mail dvasilop2002@yahoo.com.
Peace Hosts PADS October 30-31
PADS  5th Wednesday- It's Our Turn! October 30-31
In months that have 5 Wednesdays, it is Peace's turn to provide staffing and food for our PADS shelter. Opportunities include making beds, setting dinner tables, serving dinner, clean-up, monitoring during the night, making breakfast and cleaning up in the morning after the guests have left. You can also sign up to provide the food. Sign-up sheets are in the Lobby. 
Any questions, please call Jan Waichunas 630.469.8154 or jchunas@sbcblobal.net. 
All-Ages Education Hour 9:30 AM Sunday
All-Ages Education Hour Sundays 9:30-10:20 am

Preschool/Kindergarten - Room 110
Grade 1 & 2 - Room 108
Grade 3, 4, & 5 - Room 303
Middle School - Room 302
High School - Youth Room
Pastor's Study - Great Room
Adult Bible Study - Room 305

Pastor's Marty's Study - Great Room
The Writings of John facilitated by Pastor Hufford. 

Adult Bible Study - Room 305
As Christians, what do we believe and why? God gave us the Bible and the Ten Commandments and the Church developed creeds to document the essentials of the faith, but how do we live in light of what we say we believe? Join us for an adult look at the basics of the faith with the goal of transforming your life.
This class is led by Tom Brauer and will meet on October 13 and 20 in Room 305.  
Martin Luther Reformation Presentation
October 27 9:30 AM
Join us Sunday morning, October 27 at 9:30 am (during the Education Hour) as we learn more about Martin Luther within the cultural and historical context of that time period.This presentation is DVD based, but will provide a look at the events during this time period that influenced Luther and others in the reformation. Enjoy coffee, some German sweet treats, and a very fascinating look at the events that changed church history!  
(This presentation will take the place of the Pastor Study and Adult Ed on October 27.)
Upcoming Youth Events
MS Mini Golf October 11
This Friday Fun Night will take place at Wilderness Falls for Mini Golf! October 11 from 6-8 pm. 

High School Corn Maze Trip October 13
We're going to the Haunted Corn Maze at the Jonamac Orchard on October 13 from 4-10 pm. We will meet at Peace and carpool there. Cost is $13.
Contact Andrew Crist: acrist@peacehome.org. 
Sign Up Now For FMSC  November 8 & 9
Peace is partnering with Trinity Lisle and St. John's Lombard to pack meals for FMSC on November 8 and 9.
Private registration for our three churches is open until October 17, then opened to the community.
Use private code 1221 when you sign up.
Contact Ralph Blessing (ralph@blessingsolutionsllc.com). 
Women's Retreat Deadline October 20

Saturday, November 2 from 8 am-3:30 pm. Late registration deadline is October 20.  Contact katherine@peacehome.org..
Care and Share Clothing Drive Nov. 3

Thanksgiving Care & Share will be here soon!
Please start going through your closets for any clean, gently-worn fall/winter clothes for our Thanksgiving Care & Share distribution. Many Care & Share families need winter clothes, especially coats.
Don't bring them to Peace yet--the GYM trailer will be in the parking lot starting November 3.
We will accept clothes for all ages and sizes. 

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Path 2019
Join your Family of Peace as we read the 
Bible in 2019.
The Path: 
" Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for men."
~Colossians 3:23