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This Christmas Season

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The beautiful season of Advent begins on Sunday Dec 1, a time of expectant waiting and preparation for the Nativity of Jesus. A new candle will be lighted on the Advent wreath each week with a special focus during the Youth Message!

Pastor Jon will be gone on LCMC Trustee business in MN, Dec 2-6, then attending Deck the Halls at Lutherhaven with several of our PLC families that weekend. He’ll be here for worship!

The Spirit of Christmas! Holiday Bazaar will be held on Sat, Dec 7, from 8 am – 2 pm, and will be filled with awesome baked goods available by-the-pound sale (thank you for your delicious donations!), a wondrous Craft Corner, Christmas Treasures (your new or gently used Christmas items only donations – no rummage sale items please), tasty soups and sandwiches to enjoy a sit down lunch with friends, fresh cookies with coffee, and the ambiance of the season. Please bring in donations beginning Sun, Dec 1. The team will be setting up Thu & Fri to receive your baked goods during regular business hours (9 am – 4 pm). If you have any questions, please contact any Fellowship Team member!

Our annual Quilt Blessing is during worship on Dec 8. The Dorcas Quilting group will cover the pews in love with their handcrafted quilts which will be distributed to our local communities for various needs. A true blessing for our community!

Let’s go caroling this Christmas season after worship on Sunday, Dec 8. We’ll enjoy a little lunch, then we’ll head out caroling Christmas favorites to our PLC members in the area who are unable to gather with us on Sunday mornings. We will visit some area care centers and individual homes. Let’s go spread some Christmas cheer!

Kids Paint Day Sun, Dec 8, 3 pm!! Lisa Seher is offering another fun paint day for kids on a Sunday afternoon. Touch base with Lisa if your little artist can attend so she has plenty of supplies. Always lots of fun!!

Would you like play an important part in the Manger Story during the annual Christmas Cantata? Needed are young

and not so young actors! We will provide costumes!! If you are interested, please call Karen Jones at 208-660-8524.

A beautiful Christmas Cantata, The Gift of Christmas, will be presented on Sunday, Dec 15, during worship. Ruth Clark and choir members have been rehearsing to bring us a meaningful adaptation of the Christmas story. Please come and enjoy!

It’s time for Annual Reports! What a joy to recap this ministry year and tell our history! So much has happened! Reports are due electronically to the church office by Dec 15 at office@peace-lutheran.com. We can’t wait to hear from all who lead an event, special ministries, our Pastor, President, and council Ministry Team liaisons!

BIG Fun Night is Dec 18, at 6 pm! All ages are invited to join us for a Christmas themed event for delicious potluck, Christmas Carol Karaoke, marshmallow snowmen making, hot chocolate and cider, and loads of fun activities!  

Christmas Eve Worship

Because God is blessing us with growing attendance, Peace will offer two Christmas Eve Candlelight services this year. The 5 pm will be more family centered and even include a wondrous and impromptu children’s pageant! The 7 pm, also with candlelight, will include communion. Please join us this Christmas Eve with family and friends!