Faith Formation for Children & Youth
Registration forms for Sunday School and Confirmation are available at the display in the Fellowship Area. Register today! Click here for a registration form.
Help Assemble Personal Care Kits
Sunday, August 25 at 11:45 am
Please sign-up on the bulletin board to help. A light lunch will be provided.
Volunteers Needed for Schenk Weekend
September 26 & 27; October 3 & 4, 10 & 11
We participate with 3 other neighborhood churches in the Schenk Weekend Nutrition Program. We pack 8 food items into plastic bags and place them in the lockers of Schenk Elementary School children who are on the free and reduced lunch program. Food is packed on Thursday and delivered on Friday. Currently 100 children qualify. Please sign-up to help on the sheet posted on the bulletin board. Thursdays: Pack at 3:30 pm at the Moravian Church. Fridays: Deliver at 9:00 am to Schenk Elementary. Contact the church office with questions.
“When They See Us” Group Film
August 22; 6:30-8:30 pm
Christ Presbyterian Church, 944 E. Gorham, No Charge.
Film series about 5 young men of color falsely convicted of assault and rape in 1990. In 2002, DNA evidence cleared them, but they had already served their terms. This event is free, but please register online at facebook.com/events/2536250013326913. Questions? Email email@example.com.
Book of Faith Bible Study “The Book of
Luke” Jesus’ Words, Actions & What They Say to Us
Thursdays, September 12, 19, 26 & October 3, 10, 17
1:00 pm and 7:00 pm. The same session is offered at 1:00 an 7:00 pm. Sign up now on the bulletin board and join us for a great study and conversation about the Gospel of Luke.
Young Adult Gathering
Resumes September 4th!
First Wednesday; 7:00 pm at Glass Nickel Pizza
Get to know other young adults age 21-35. We meet the first Wednesday of each month, in the basement room at Glass Nickel. Food or drinks are on your own.
Winsome Widows' Luncheon
Third Wednesday of the Month
The Winsome Widows’ Luncheon is held the third Wednesday of each month at 11:45am at a variety of locations. Check the current newsletter (click here) or contact the church office for location. All widows are invited to attend. Please sign up on the bulletin board.
Summer Worship;9:30 am
Through Labor Day
Join us for summer worship! We gather at 9:30 am for combined worship through the summer months.
Lutheran World Relief School Kits
School Kits for Lutheran World Relief must be returned to LELC as soon as possible so they can be packed for shipping. Return no later than August 30.
There are still many bags to be filled! The school bags, instructions and a list of what goes in each kit are on the table under the Jumbotron. Take bags home and fill them up! Please remove items from packaging. Walgreen’s and Office Depot are good sources for school supplies at good prices. Please return by August 30. Boxcar Loading day is September 14.
Blood Drive Sponsored by Seeds of
Tuesday, August 20; 1:00-6:00 pm at LELC
For an appointment call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit redcrossblood.org Enter sponsor code:EastMadisonSofP Walk-ins welcome! You can save up to 15 minutes when you donate blood by using RapidPass! Visit redcrossblood.org/RapidPass for more information. Those who come to give blood, July 29-Aug. 29, 2019, will receive a $5 Amazon.com Gift Card* via email, on behalf of Amazon* by email. *Restrictions apply, see amazon.com/gc-legal. Terms and conditions apply; visit rcblood.org/together
“One Coin Found” Book Reading and
Signing with Rev. Emmy Kegler
Thursday, September 26; 7:00 pm
Trinity Lutheran; 1904 Winnebago St., Madison
“One Coin Found” follows Pastor Emmy’s journey. As a queer woman who grew up in the church she knows how Scripture can be used to wound and exclude - yet she also finds beauty, truth, and liberation within it. Join Emmy in her story of coming to celebrate her sexuality, her faith, and her call to ministry - her story of being found. Emmy is the pastor of Grace Lutheran Church in NE Minneapolis, the founder and editor of Queer Grace, an encyclopedia of online resources around LGBTQ life and faith, and the author of the new book, “One Coin Found: How God’s Love Stretches to the Margins”. This event is sponsored by the Reconciling in Christ Team of the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin ELCA
Tunes on the Triangle: Benefit Concert
Thursday, August 29; 5:00 - 9:00 pm
This is a fundraiser benefiting the school nutrition programs at Schenk, Frank Allis and Nuestro Mundo elementary schools, coordinated by the Seeds of Peace congregations of the east side of Madison and Monona. Food carts, kids’ activities, pie auction, live music by local bands. Lakeview Moravian Community Church, 3565 Tulane Ave.. Volunteers are needed! You can sign up to volunteer at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60B044AA4A828ABF58-tunes1.
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 corner room, upstairs behind the library in the original building (8:30 am in the summer). Thursday Prayer Group meets Thursdays at 11:30 am in the office conference room. All are invited to these prayer opportunities.
This Week and Beyond