Did You Know?
Did you know that childhood experiences can influence a person's health for their entire life? Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) can increase the risk for substance abuse, risky sexual behavior, depression, and poor performance at work or school, among other things. See what the CDC has to say about ACEs at https://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/acestudy/index.html, or discover your own ACE score at goo.gl/e6Y47G.
Job Opening: Financial Manager
Lake Edge Lutheran Church
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Lake Edge Lutheran Church (Madison) is seeking a part-time financial manager who would be responsible for the general financial management of the church. Position would be 15-20 hrs/wk, $20/hr. Position entails interesting work with a chance to be of service to a faith community involved in social justice. Benefits include pro-rated holidays, vacation and sick time. No health or retirement benefits are included. The ideal candidate for this position would be a retired accounting professional; an accounting professional who has been at home caring for children and is ready to get back into the profession on a part-time basis; an accounting professional who needs a flexible part-time schedule with the ability to work remotely at home if necessary.
Lake Edge Lutheran Church Scholarships
The Gifts Committee awards annual scholarships to Lake Edge members. The order of priority for these scholarships is:
1. A member attending an ELCA seminary for a Masters of Divinity degree and pursuing ordination in the ELCA;
2. A member attending an accredited institution of higher learning for a two-year or four-year undergraduate degree.
Students are eligible to receive an annual scholarship a maximum of four times.
2018 Lake Edge Scholarship Application Procedure
The deadline for applications is June 4, 2018. Late applications will not be accepted. Download the application procedure details by clicking here.
March Artist of the Month: Rev. Mary
Rev. Mary Kay Baum Now a retired pastor. She will share her nature photos from the Ridgeway Pine Relict State Natural Area, 30 miles West of Madison. Mary Kay is the volunteer steward for this unique 550 acre natural area. Stop in the church library to see her wonderful photos!
Wisconsin Council of Churches
The Wisconsin Council of Churches (WCC) is a community of Christian denominations that covenant to engage in a common ministry focused on church unity, peacemaking, social and economic justice for Wisconsin’s most vulnerable residents, and revitalizing congregations. The Council encompasses 19 denominations with approximately 2,000 congregations and over one million church members. Join with us as we pray and work together for the unity and renewal of the church and the healing and reconciliation of the world. You can learn more on our web site at https://www.wichurches.org/. Keep up to date with news from Wisconsin Council of Churches by subscribing to our electronic newsletter. Click her to sign up.
2017 Pride Parade, Sunday, August 20
2017 Vacation Bible School
New Bible Study for Circles
Deborah Circle meets on the second Tuesday of the month at 1:00 pm; contact Doreen Davidson 770-5194.
Salome Circle meets on the second Tuesday of the month at church at 7:00 pm; contact Terry Anne Taylor 223-9807.
Rhoda Circle meets on the third Tuesday of the month at 1:00 pm; contact Sharon Kreul 279-2814.
Available in the Office or Under the Jumbotron
Now it is easier to tell others about the joy you experience at Lake Edge, invite others to worship on Sundays or to attend a special events. Pick up a few LELC business cards to share with friends, neighbors, co-workers, and strangers-become-acquaintances you meet on life’s journey. Ministry Support
Texas Roadhouse Donates 10% of Your
Purchase to LELC
Come in to Texas Roadhouse in Madison every Sunday with your church bulletin and we will donate 10% of your food purchases back to LELC each month! 4841 Annamark Drive, Madison WI 53704
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