LOMC AUTUMN FEST
Sunday, October 11 10-4pm
Pumpkin carving, cider pressing, human foosball, GAGAball, ziplining, hiking, tours, wagon rides, Swing Choir performance, and dedication of David’s Loft treehouse. A group will leave Messiah at 11:45 to travel down – don’t miss it this year!
MESSIAH BOOK CLUB
Thursday, Oct. 15
We will discuss the book “Trustee from the Toolroom” by Nevil Shute. Book Club is open to anyone who enjoys reading. If anyone has any questions please contact Rich Levy.
2015 CROP WALK
Benefitting Church World Service and Maine Township Food Pantry
Sunday, October 18, 2015
Beginning at Park Ridge Presbyterian Church, 1300 West Crescent, Park Ridge, IL 60068. Registration at 1:30pm, step-off at 2pm. This is a 10k walk to raise awareness and funds for Church World Services and the Maine Township Food Pantry. We are looking for walkers, and if you can’t walk, please sponsor our walkers. They will be in the narthex after church on Sundays in October to get your support. See Trudi Handzel or David Swanson to get a form to be a walker. You can also donate online at www.cropwalk.org. Click on Illinois on the map and find Niles/Park Ridge Walk. Click on that and click “donate,” and type in walkers name or team name (Messiah Lutheran Church) to donate. (Instructions are pretty clear once you get to Niles/Park Ridge Walk.)
ANNUAL YOUTH SPAGHETTI DINNER
Saturday, October 24, 2015 from 4-7pm
$10 for adults
$5 for children under age 10
Take a moment to enjoy being served by our young people in the family-friendly atmosphere of our Fellowship Hall
Proceeds benefit the service activities of Messiah’s Youth Group! A Youth Group Overnight Lockin follows the dinner.
We invite everyone to wear red to celebrate Reformation Sunday. We may even be visited by special guests Martin and Kate Luther!
FESTIVAL OF QUILTS
Sunday, October 25th
We’ll begin our new year of Quilts & Kits with the Fall Festival of Quilts following the worship service. Remember – no sewing experience necessary! Join us for the “festival” and fellowship! For additional information and to volunteer, contact Carol Hrodey