Saturday, August 12, 2017

Monday, July 3, 2017

Pray for the Nation

As you celebrate the Fourth of July, this year, take a moment, pause and pray for America. Read scripture and with us at First Lutheran Church together pray for our nation and its leaders.

LYO Super Nacho Tent

Come support First Lutheran Church Youth Group 
at the 4th of July Tent in Pells Park. 

Remember to first go to worship at Pells Park Pavilion with the Paxton Area Ministerial Association at 9:45 am. 
Pastor Deb will be there.
Help out the LYO by purchasing lunch at our food stand 
on Tuesday, July 4th in Pells Park. 
Come get Super Nachos, Nachos, Water and Gatorade.
Also, meet our new Youth Director Andi Staton at the Super Nacho tent. 
She is ready to share the Good News of Jesus Christ!! 

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Congratulations to Brandon and Kirsten!

Saturday, July 1- 2017

Congratulations to the newly weds,
Brandon and Kirsten Wyatt! 
You are a beautiful couple
and will be a blessing to each other.
As you start together this new journey in life, 
may God send blessings to you 
and the family you are about to start. 
You have strength from the Lord above!

Welcome New Youth Director Andi Staton

We are excited that Andi (Lemley) Staton
has officially accepted the call
to become Youth Director
at First Lutheran Church.
Andi’s first day at First Lutheran Church
and her first Sunday is today, July 2nd.
Pastor Deb installed Andi Staton
into her position and the children
of the congregation.



Come join us for Vacation Bible School 2017
Registration is now available!
Sunday, July 9th to Thursday, July 13th
in Paxton, Illinois
301 S. College Street

6:00 pm to 7:30 pm
age 3 to 5th grade

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Thank you Paxton IGA

We would like to thank our local Paxton IGA 
for our Saturday, June 10th 
Ribeye Cook Out 
for our LYO fundraiser.

The LYO fundraiser was for our mission trip.
Thank you everyone for our support and prayers. 

Ashley Shorts' LuLa Roe Pop up Boutique

Today, Come join us!

Ashley Short 
has opened 
a LuLa Roe Pop up Boutique
at First Lutheran Church
to benefit the LYO mission trip.

She has beautiful fashion for sale until 3:00pm. 

Saturday, May 20, 2017


Our deepest sympathy to the family of Elizabeth Engelbrecht. Funeral services will be at Wednesday, May 24, at First Lutheran Church, 301 S. College St., Paxton, with the Rev. Debra Domeier and the Rev. Priscilla Geerdes officiating. Burial will be at Pontoppidan Lutheran Cemetery, rural Elliott. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 pm Tuesday, May 23, at Baier Family Funeral Services, 406 Pells St., Paxton.

Friday, May 19, 2017

Confirmation Day 2017 - Audrey Marie Adkins

On Sunday 21, Audrey Marie Adkins, daughter of Brook Adkins, is being confirmed. We welcome her as a confirmed member of First Lutheran Church. Please remember her in your prayers. 
Also please join in a reception in her honor 
in the church basement following the service.