September - May 14: 8:00 & 10:30 am
May 21 - Labor Day 3: 9:30 am
4032 Monona Dr., Madison, WI 53704
Office Hours: M-Th 8:30-4; Friday 8:30-Noon
Young Adult Gathering
First Wednesdays at 7:00 pm
Next Gathering: May 3
Discussion & relationship building with other young adults. Second Wednesday of every month. Check with Pastor Katya and the LELC Facebook page for location.
Note: the planners are defining “young adult” as age 21-35(ish) but no one will be checking IDs.
The Road Home April 26
Lake Edge Lutheran provides volunteers, food, and support for The Road Home once a month. Our next date to host is April 26. There is a sign up board in the fellowship area. The Road Home Dane County is committed to developing long-term relationships with homeless families with children that can change lives. www.trhome.org.
Help Make 2017 Vacation Bible School a Success
VBS June 12–15
Registration Now Open!
Click here for a registration form
Click here for a health form
VBS will take place June 12 - 15 at Lake Edge Monday-Wed, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm; Thurs 8:00 am to 7:00 pm. Children from LE and Christ the Solid Rock that have completed kindergarten through fifth grade are invited to join in the fun. Volunteers Needed! Lutherdale counselors will join us again to run the program! We have received generous funding from the Gifts Committee for a portion of the costs. Both Lake Edge and Christ the Solid Rock will raise remaining funds. Sheree Kehoe, LELC, and Jerome Flowers, CSR, will Coordinate VBS this year. We need help during the week of VBS in June. There is a sign-up sheet on the bulletin board. Please consider this opportunity to help make this year’s VBS a success. We will need volunteers from both LE and CSR, creating another opportunity to build bridges between the congregations!
Come And Pray
Sundays & Thursdays
Lake Edge has two weekly prayer groups that are open to all. Centering Prayer meets Sundays at 9:30 am in the Luther Room. Thursday Prayer Group meets Thursdays at 11:30 am in the Library. All are invited to these prayer opportunities.
Pastor Stephen continues to seek to share the work and learning from his Doctor of Ministry studies entitled "African-Centered Religious Thought and Ministry", and has the following plans to do so:
April 28, 7:00 pm: Friday Night Movie “Sankofa” in Good Shepherd Hall.
April 30, 9:30 am: Sunday Adult Education, “Sankofa” Processing Session following the movie, “Sankofa.” Adult Ed. Room
May 4, 1:00 pm & 7:00 pm: Thursday Bible Study to accompany the Movie “Sankofa” (April 28) and Processing Session (April 30). Adult Ed. Room.
Click here for more details about these opportunities
Confirmation Journey Garage Sale May
On May 20 the confirmation class will host a “garage sale” to raise funds for summer camp. Are there things you’d like to get rid of? Please donate them to the garage sale. Are there things you need? Please shop at the garage sale! Details forthcoming.
Building Bridges Book
Wednesdays, 6:30 PM at Christ the Solid Rock Baptist Church
Christ the Solid Rock and Lake Edge continue joint studies with Mark Allan Powell’s book “Loving Jesus”. The first 25 people to sign up will receive a free copy. Please sign up on the bulletin board. See Linda Netteshiem for your book.
Coffee & Conversation At Java
Every Wednesday; 2:30-3:30 pm
All Are Welcome! Each week, one of our co-pastors or council leaders will be at Java Cat to buy you a cup of coffee (or tea) for conversation about community, current events, church, and yourself, and listen to your ideas and concerns about our community. We look forward to seeing you at Java Cat on Monona Dr. between Cottage Grove Rd. and Davidson St.
A Trip To Outlaw Ranch
We will try to attend during the same week. The first-choice week to attend is July 9th. (Second choice is July 16th). These were the decisions of those who attended last week’s meeting. You will need a registration form and $100 per person. If this amount is impossible to raise by November 5th, we can loan you the money for a couple months. Please put an X beside your name on the sign-up sheet if you are 90% sure you will be attending. Ask questions by emailing Mary Graper soon: firstname.lastname@example.org
This Week and Beyond