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Oct Gifts: Thanks to Tom Berglin for his assistance with the County engineer in completing our storage building re-inspection process, to Rick Straub for being on hand on inspection day, and Karle Nimke for inspection adjustments! Thank you to both LCMC Gathering delegates, Karen Ellis & Molly Shofner, for attending the Minneapolis Gathering on our behalf! Sign tenders, Amy Birge & sons Ben & Owen DeWitt, changed messages weekly in Oct! Grateful thanks to the Castle Folk and Reformation Fest team for their donations and work!! 

The Budget Team has been appointed and just recently began preliminary work for 2018. If you have anything for budget consideration or input, please contact the church office – thanks!

Our elected 2017 Nominating Team of Mike Hill, Barb Nimke, Betty Nomanson, Maren Snyders are beginning their search to fill four council positions and delegates for next year. If this is how you would like to serve at Peace Lutheran, please contact anyone on the team!

Ron & Karen just had their property cleared of some timber. If you would like free firewood for this winter, all pine, medium sized logs, 5-6′ in length, please contact them at 208-699-3593 for your pickup.

October donations totaled 116 lbs to CDA Falls Food Bank and were delivered by Joyce Beghtel. More great giving Peace! For your convenience, there is a list posted on our food cart of the most needed items at our food banks & the holidays are coming. Please remember to check expiration dates before giving – thank you!

The Dorcas Quilting Group meets the first and third Mondays of the month from 9 am – 1 pm, and always welcomes new folks to this mission ministry. Anna Dailey has prepared two beautiful quilts for the upcoming Holiday Bazaar raffle. Tickets on sale Nov 5! Come for a few hours or stay for the day. If sewing squares or tops & bottoms together, pinning, tying the quilt, or ironing is something you would like to try, stop by! Please contact Cinda Fueller, 773-3025, about how you can assist anytime with this ministry, even at home!

We look forward to a special LCMC Gathering presentation by Molly Shofner on Nov 19 at fellowship!

Donations of supplies for the church are always welcome! Looks like TP is high on the list of needed items. Other items such as small paper plates, paper cups (hot), tissues, or vinegar are always gladly accepted. You may bring them in during the week or Sunday. Tax receipts available in the office for your gifts. Thank you!!

Looking for a simple task to do around church? Come change the letters on our new signage once/twice per month. Message is provided for posting. If you can help, please let the office know.

The Church Staff meets together every Tue from 10-11 am to pray, plan, and share goals. Please let us know on Monday if you have something for our agenda! We are always closed for the lunch hour from 12-1 p.m. The local LCMC pastors meet at Peace for Text Study every first Tue of the month from noon until 3 pm. P&M Team meets the first Tue at 6 pm – come see what the guys are up to and how you can help! Fellowship Team usually meets the first Monday at 10 am. Please call Margaret Nagel to become involved.

Two Future Events in 2018:

~ Peace has booked dates for our next Pictorial Directory for May 3-5, 2018. Can you believe it’s already been three years this month since we did the last one? So many changes since then!

~Liberty Quartet will be with us again for a beautiful morning of worship and songs. We have booked them for June 3, at 10 am. We only need to provide two hotel rooms and lunch after the service. Let the church office know if you would like to support those needs!

Copies of the November newsletter and calendar can be found in the holder on the table in the fellowship hall.

Updated PLC Directories are also available in the holder & update monthly – grab a new one when you’re here!