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Congregational Christmas Party
You are invited to participate in an evening of Christmas fun and fellowship with the Lena UMC family This Sunday December 15th at 4:30 meet at Lena UMC and carpool for Christmas caroling around town to visit local shut-ins until 5:30. From 5:30-7:00 – Enjoy a delicious chili supper and time for intergenerational fellowship back at church. ALL are welcome!
Kids, youth, adults, family, friends…There is no charge for this event, but a free-will offering will be collected for the meal, which is hosted by the Lena UMC Mission/Outreach Committee.
Youth (grades 6-12) are invited to come to church at 2 pm the same day for the youth Christmas party that includes a fun Christmas movie and gift exchange. For more information about the youth party contact youth ministry director, Christin Flucke, at 815-369-5291 (church office)
LACC is going to do the cookie plates for Operation Good Fellow.
We are asking for 30 dozen from our congregation.
Please bring your cookies on Thursday, December 12.
WANTED: COOKIE & GOODIE BAKERS
Fundraiser proceeds to help
Mission Trip to Honduras Feb. 2014
Sale Date: Dec. 13, 2013
Lena State, Citizen’s State and
Lena Community Banks
8 AM - ???
Please have donations to LUMC kitchen
by Thursday, Dec. 12
Mark your goods for “Mission Fundraiser”
God Bless you for your help
Sally Buchenau & Vera Kempel
Please check out ALL our events and activities in our December newsletter2013.pdf
Rooted in Christ, Growing Towards God, Producing the Fruit of the Holy Spirit, Spreading Seeds for the Future.
Look at Our Photos
Come see a slideshow of our wonderful community, and get a glimpse of some of the many activities that take place at Lena UMC.