“How good and pleasant it is when God’s people live together in unity!”
— Psalm 133:1
Circles meet once a month and are times for women of all ages to have fellowship, devotions, and Bible study. Please call the church office if you’re interested, and we can get you in touch. The general schedules are listed below, but may vary by month; please check the event calendar for specific information.
Esther Circle: 1st Tuesday, 12:30 pm, 7500 York.
Faith Circle: 1st Tuesday, 7:30 pm, in homes.
Lydia Circle: 2nd Tuesday, 12:30 pm, Fireside Room.
Rebecca / Sarah Circle: 2nd Wednesday, 1:30 pm, Fireside Room.
Sunday Morning Circle: Our first meeting will be on Sunday, September 25, at 8:45am in the Heritage Room. We will discuss our recurring schedule for the year at this first meeting.
Faith and Fellowship Speakers
We have coffee and fellowship in the Fireside Room starting at 8:30 am (after the morning prayer service). During the program year (September – May), we also have a guest speaker at 9:00 am. The speaker program is sponsored by Woodlake’s Commission for Older Adults, but all are welcome!
Sep. 7: Tom Newman, “Vietnam War”
Sep. 14: Dr. Bird, “Health Source”
Sep. 21: Bible Study with Pastor Charlie
Sep. 28: Tony Kerber, “African American Sports”
Faith and Fiction Book Club
We meet the fourth Thursday of each month (except November and December), 7:00 pm in the Heritage Room. Our list of books for 2016 is below. Join in at any time!
January: The Mapmakers Children by Sarah McCoy.
February: The American Heiress by Daisy Goodwin
March: Wonder by R. J. Palacio
April: Accidental Saints: Finding God in All the Wrong People by Nadia Bolz-Weber
May: All the Light We Cannot See by Anthony Doerr
June: A secret Kept by Tatiana de Rosnay
July: The Martian by Andy Weir
August: The Secret Place by Tana French
September: Kitchens of Great Midwest by J Ryan Stradal
October: The Boy in the Suitcase by Lene Kaaberbol and Agnet Friis
November/ December: Stillwater by Nicole Nelget
Men Whose Wives Have Gone Before
The widowers meet for breakfast at Perkins one Friday a month (usually the fourth Friday).
Monday Morning Small Group
Join us from 9:30 – 11:30 on Monday mornings for coffee, treats, and a Bible study. Meets September – May.
The prayer knitters and crocheters create beautiful shawls. During the winter months, we also create hats, scarves, and mittens for people in need. We have a group that meets on Monday evenings, and one that meets on Thursday mornings. Please check the church calendar for specific dates.
The quilters meet on Mondays at 9am. We make quilts for Lutheran World Relief. Meets September – May.
S.A.L.T. (Socializing Adult Lutherans Together)
Join us for a social activity one Saturday a month. Activities will be posted on the church calendar.
Join the stampers to make cards for the congregation — we’ve made cards for the Homebound ministry, Sunday School kids, special occasions, and more! You do not need to have any experience in making cards or stamping to participate. We welcome all who want to have fun and fellowship while creating homemade cards!