People of Faith Reaching Our Community
Faith Community Food Pantry
This ministry is in place to offer emergency food rations to those who need them most, specifically in Dodge Center. Potential referral sources in the area have received a letter about the ministry and how to refer an individual or family. You can help by picking up a card from the pantry area and returning the item listed to the church office.
Alzheimer's Caregivers Support Group
We welcome anyone dealing with or caring for a loved one with dementia of any sort. The purpose of the group is to share our experiences and any resources we have found helpful. You do not need to be the primary caregiver but can be anyone with interest. Our privacy will be respected in all areas. We will meet on Thursdays from 5pm-6pm at Faith Lutheran Church. Shirley Traff — Trained Facilitator.
Faith in Focus
Praise Team -- Band practice is on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month at 7:15 pm starting on October 9 after the choir practice.
Thrivent members....We are having a short meeting on Sunday, October 13 at 9:15 am to discuss an expenditure request from the council. Please bring your coffee to the gathering area for this special meeting.
Sunday Night Bible Studies for grades 9-12 at 6–8 pm. Meet in Preston’s office.
WACKY Wednesdays -- Growing Kids in Faith. WEDNESDAYS 3:15–5pm -- WACKY begins Wednesday, Oct. 2. Register Now! Registration forms are in the church office .
BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION -- A celebration for Merece Langworthy Olson’s 90th birthday will be held on Sunday, October 20 from 1-4 p.m. at Faith Lutheran Church in Dodge Center. Please come and share your favorite stories and memories of our mother. No gifts please.
Visitation Ministry -- Faith Outreach Ministry. If you would be interested in the joy of visiting our homebound/care facility members, we would greatly appreciate your help. Please contact Jackie Short and let her know that you are available for this special ministry of our church.
9th Grade Confirmation Classes Wednesdays: September 11, 8, 25 from 6 -8 pm (Dinner included). Remember your Confirmation Retreat
is over MEA Break Wednesday, October 16 (9 pm or after the football game Thursday, October 17 (3 pm)). These final classes and retreat are required for confirmation. We will be working on your faith statement paper and planning your confirmation service.
7th and 8th grade Confirmation begins on October 2 at 6 pm. If you have not yet registered your child please fill out the attached Christian Education form and return it to the office. There will be an informational meeting for kids and parents on September 23 @ 6:30 pm to explain our confirmation program and answer questions.
On the day of Reformation we celebrate with these young people at their...Affirmation of Baptism on Sunday, October 27 at 10:00 am. Cale Giesler, Jude Gosse, Mena Faber, Noah Maixner, Spencer Marquette, Tegan Ridenour, Kyla Smith, Cami Vermilyea, Ari Wennes, Ella Woxland
Youth Trips Survey -- This survey was created to help us plan the trip(s) for the summer of 2020 based on what YOU ALL want it to be Middle and high school youth are invited to fill out this survey and return it to the church by the end of October. Drop it off, mail/email it! We want to hear your voices .
Sunday night Bible studies for 9-12th grade youth will begin Sunday, September 15 from 6–8 pm. Meet in Preston’s office