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    "Making Christ Known To All!"                                        Oak Forest, IL


WELCOME!!!

  Come worship with us!! You are always welcome!

 



The congregation of Lutheran Church of the Resurrection welcomes you to our Website. It is a privilege to have you visit our site. We invite you to visit us in person. Join us for an activity or a worship service.

Welcome our interim pastor:
Pastor Mary Appelt-Graves

Pastor Mary joined the staff of Lutheran Church of the Resurrection November 1, 2013.


If you have any questions about our church or our ministries please call the office or use the email address listed below.

Service Times

8:30 a.m. Sunday Traditional/Blended Service with Communion

 

11:00 a.m.  Sunday Family/Contemporary Service*

with Communion         

    *Nursery service provided at the 11:00 a.m. service
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Sermons & Scripture Readings
Older Sermons may be found here!
Date    
February 2, 2014 Lesson
A reading from Micah
Sermon
Thanks Pastor Terry Baeder
February 9, 2014 Lesson Sermon
February 16, 2014 Lesson Sermon
February 23, 2014 Lesson Sermon
March 2, 2014 Lesson Sermon
March 9, 2014 Lesson Sermon
March 16, 2014 Lesson Sermon
March 23, 2014 Lesson Sermon
March 30, 2014 Lesson Sermon
April 6, 2014 Lesson Sermon

 



Learn More ... Click here for info about being Lutheran, the Lessons for this Sunday, the ELCA, and more.


Click here to go to the Newsletter page where you can find archives of "The Reporter."
Download "THE REPORTER" for April-May, 2014. THE REPORTER is our monthly newsletter. We hope you find it interesting, informative, and a window to our church.

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This Week at Resurrection:

This week:

Click here to check the calendar

Pastor Mary is leading a bible study on Jesus Christ.
The Tuesday evening group and the Sunday morning group will be answering the question -- "Who is Jesus?"
This study was developed by John Stott -- preacher, evangelist, and communicator of scripture worldwide.
We will be led in 13 discussions by his book on Jesus. The cost of each book is $5.60.
Please sign up on the bulletin board in the narthex.
Sundays at 9:45 AM ---- Tuesdays at 6:00 PM

Tuesday, April 8

kids

Preschool Open House for New Students 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

Looking for a preschool for your 3, 4, or 5 year old? Please attend the open house for parents of new students!!

   
Sunday, April 6

8:30 AM Worship Service ....traditional service with Holy Communion

9:45 AM Adult Bible Study -- study on "Who is Jesus?" continues

10:00 AM Sunday School & Confirmation Class

10:00 AM Praise Band Musicians Rehearsal

11:00 AM Worship Service...Family Friendly Service with Holy Communion

Monday, April 7

7:00 PM PEEPS

Tuesday, April 8

5:30 PM Preschool Open house

6 PM Adult Bible Study

7:15 PM Shepherd's Ministry

 

Wednesday, April 9

4:30 PM Resurrection Choir Rehearsal

6 PM Confirmation Class

6:00 PM Lenten Supper

7:00 PM Lenten Worship Service

7:45 PM Glory Ringers Rehearsal

Thursday, April 10

7:30 PM AA

Friday, April 11

 

Saturday, April 12

9:30 AM Worship and Music committee meeting

2:00 PM Leaving with Grace -- a seminar/talk led by Pastor Mary

Sunday, April 13

Palm Sunday

Palm Sunday photo

8:30 AM Worship Service ....traditional service with Holy Communion

9:45 AM Adult Bible Study -- study on "Who is Jesus?" continues

10:00 AM Sunday School & Confirmation Class

10:00 AM Praise Band Musicians Rehearsal

11:00 AM Worship Service...Family Friendly Service with Holy Communion

12 Noon (after second service) Youth Committee Meeting

Monday, April 14

 

1 PM Evangelism Meeting

5:30 PM Seder Meal

7:00 PM Social Concerns meeting

Tuesday, April 15

6:00 PM Adult Bible Study

Wednesday, April 16

 

 

6 PM Confirmation Class

6:15 PM Resurrection Choir Rehearsal

7:30 PM Glory Ringers Rehearsal

Thursday, April 17
foot washing image

9 AM Women's breakfast @ Egg & I (179th and LaGrange)

7:00 PM Maundy Thursday Service with communion

7:30 PM AA Meeting

Friday, April 18

Good Friday crosses

No Ladies Night Out

7:00 PM Good Friday Worship Service

Saturday, April 19

 

Sunday, April 20

Easter Sunday

Easter Cross -- empty

8:30 AM Worship Service ....traditional service with Holy Communion

 

11:00 AM Worship Service...Family Friendly Service with Holy Communion


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Looking Ahead:

Plan ahead -- check the calendar!!

Resurrection Preschool has been a part of the Oak Forest community for over 40 years.
Registration is now open for the 2012-2013 School Year. Look at the Preschool web page.
Consider Resurrection Preschool as the first place for your child on the path to education.

 
 
Tuesday, April 8

Preschool Open House

for new students

Looking for a preschool for your 3, 4 or 5 year old? Look here!!
   
The Lenten Journey
Monday, April 14 @ 6 PM
Passover Seder Meal
Lenten crosses

Thursday, April 17 @ 7 PM

Friday, April 18 @ 7 PM

Maundy Thursday

Good Friday, "7 Last Words"

Celebration of
The Resurrection
Sunday, April 20 @
8:30 AM & 11:00 AM
Easter Cross
     

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Music Ministry!! Isn't it time to join the Resurrection Choir or one of the Handbell groups? It's not too late!! Click here to learn about our music programs!! New members are always welcome for Handbells (Wednesday) and Resurrection Choir!! Share your musical talents with everyone. Or, maybe discover the talents you didn't know about!

Women's Page Sarah Circle meets at 9:30 AM on the first Thursday of the month. The PEEPS women's group will begin meeting on the first Monday of the month at 7:00 PM. You are invited to join one or both groups!!

Parish Education -- Here's the place to explore the Educational programs for all ages. Learn about our SonDay Youth program, adult Bible studies and more.

Meet those who serve LCR! Staff & Church Council

==>>Around LCR and Page 2 AND Page 3

Boy Scout Troop 341 is sponsored by LCR

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Learn More ... about our church, Lutherans, daily Bible readings, Weekly Lectionary, the ELCA & more by clicking above (Learn More). Want to find a Bible verse quickly? Read the Bible online at BibleGateway.

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 of the

Resurrection

15050 S. Central Avenue
    Oak Forest, IL 60452
    708-687-2170

    info@resurrection-oakforest.org

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