WELCOME TO FIRST LUTHERAN CHURCH IN PAXTON

Saturday, May 20, 2017

ELIZABETH ENGELBRECHT FUNERAL


Our deepest sympathy to the family of Elizabeth Engelbrecht. Funeral services will be at Wednesday, May 24th 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 Cementary, rural Elliot. 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. 

Kyndall Baptized!



Celebrate Holy Baptism of Kyndall Grace Luebchow 
with her parents Micah and Jodie!

Saturday, April 15, 2017

EASTER SUNDAY with Holy Communion


Easter Sunday with Holy Communion
April 16th at 9 am 
HE IS RISEN! 
Come join us as we lift up praise to our risen Lord Jesus 
at First Lutheran Church 
(301 S. College Street in Paxton, Illinois)


EASTER BREAKFAST


Following the Sunrise Service, 
we invite you to join us 
for our EASTER SUNDAY BREAKFAST 
on Sunday, April 16th at 8 am at First Lutheran Church. 
(301 S. College Street in Paxton, Illinois)
Celebrate with the entire family the Resurrection of our Lord.

SunRise Service - Celebrate the Resurrection

First Lutheran Church 
(301 S. College Street in Paxton, Illinois) 
will be hosting the Sunrise Service 
with Holy Communion
on Sunday, April 16th at 7 am. 
Rise and shine to greet the Lord Jesus on this blessed day.

Friday, April 14, 2017

EASTER PRAYER VIGIL


EASTER PRAYER VIGIL
Saturday, April 15 7:30 am. 
Come join us at Prince of Peace in St. Joseph.

EASTER EGG HUNT 2017


EASTER EGG HUNT - 
SATURDAY, APRIL 15 @ 10:00 AM 
@ First Lutheran Church in Paxton. 
This is going to be EGGS-CELLENT!!

Blessing of the Animals

BLESSING of the ANIMALS: 
Saturday, April 15 
at First Lutheran Church 
(301 S. College St, Paxton, Illinois) 
at 9:30 am
We take time once a year with this ceremony 
to give thanks and bless our companions in life 
- cats and dogs, birds and chickens, turtles and fish 
and so much more!

Community Good Friday service


Don't forget. Tonight, Paxton Community Good Friday service is at Loda United Methodist Church at 7:00pm. Paxton area pastors will be participating in the worship. I will be there. Come join us on this most Holy Night as Jesus Christ dies for us.