December Mission Project

La Crescent Food Pantry Winter is one of the times that the food pantry is used the most.  With heating bills and holidays, it’s sometimes difficult to keep up with all of the expenses that a family incurs.  This month we will begin our three month collection of food items...

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Mission Trip News

Destination: Wilmington That’s right, the mission trip group next summer will be headed to Wilmington, NC. Wilmington was one of the communities that felt the most devastation from Hurricane Florence earlier this fall. We will be working with Youthworks to help repair homes, build structures, and do whatever is needed...

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December’s Staff Spotlight: Claire Stafki

Claire is one of the newer staff members here at LCUMC. She recently moved back to this area in May with her husband Nathan. Claire and Nathan met in college, at Southwest Minnesota State University, their freshman year. They celebrated their one year anniversary on October 7th. They have a Siberian...

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Operation Christmas Child

The Sunday Adventure Kids have been busy bringing in things to put in our shoe-box gifts this year. We’ve been collecting hygiene items and school supplies, and our focused donation in November is toys… think small “wow” gifts like Rubik’s Cubes, stuffed animals, toy cars, dolls, and the like. We...

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Confirmation Corner

Our Confirmation year is underway and our students have been working their way through Genesis trying to connect the pieces to Jesus. Second year students are about to begin working with their mentors for the next six months. Please pray for our young people who are on this journey: Tony...

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Mission Trip Voting Meeting

Interested in next summer’s big mission trip? Come cast your vote on Wednesday, November 7th at 7:30 pm! We will have four choices of trips for you to pick from. If there are dates that you know won’t work for you next summer, send them to Mindy ASAP so we...

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Youth Group Service Night

The youth will be hosting the pie fellowship after the Community Thanksgiving service on Sunday, November 18th.  Youth are invited to come at the regular youth group time of 6:00.  We will set up the fellowship hall for after the service and attend worship together. What a great way to...

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Christmas Program Rehearsal

Rehearsal will begin on October 10th. All children ages 4 through high school can participate in our Christmas Musical.  Speaking parts will be distributed for those who are interested and able to commit to coming to most of the rehearsals.  Rehearsals will be on a combination of  (mostly) Wednesday afternoons...

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Trick-or-Treat for Food

Want to trick-or-treat AND make a difference?  Join the youth in the community for Trick-or-Treat-For-Food on Halloween night!  We will meet at Prince of Peace Lutheran church at 5:00 pm. Then we will divide into small groups and trick-or-treat an area of town to collect canned goods for the food...

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