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Welcome to the Advent Lutheran Church website. We believe this site will help you learn more about us and our witness for Christ. We strive to recognize and nurture the Christ in ourselves and each person that we encounter along the way. Our church is a thriving community of believers, and lovers of the word of God. Advent has a long tradition of outreach and service to its members and the community. We hope you will join us for service on Sunday to experience for yourself the fellowship of our congregation.

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Labor Day to 2 weeks b4 Memorial Day

Sunday @ 8 & 10:30 am & Sunday School @ 9:15 am

Sunday b4 Memorial Day to Labor Day:  

Saturday @ 5:00 pm & Sunday @ 9:00 am 

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                         THIS WEEK AT ADVENT 



4/29  Sunday           PASTOR DENNIS’ FINAL SUNDAY


                                 9:30 AM  Chime Practice


                                 9:45 AM  Choirs with Sunday School


                               10:30 AM  Worship / Communion


                               11:30 AM  P.D. Retirement Luncheon & Program



4/30   Monday         Pastor Dennis’s Last Day in the Office


                                 7:00 PM Exit Interview with Pastor Dennis



5/1    Tuesday        12:00 PM  Prime Timers in the FLC


                                 7:00 PM  Property Committee Mtg.



5/2   Wednesday      6:30 PM  Praise Team Practice


                                 7:00 PM  Adult Choir Practice



5/3   Thursday         4:30 PM   Exercise Class in the FLC



5/6   Sunday             8:00 AM  Worship / Communion Service


                                 9:00 AM  CINCO De MAYO BREAKFAST


                                 9:15 AM  Sunday School                            


                               10:30 AM  Worship / Communion Service


                                 2:00 PM   Girl Scouts




All of the upcoming events for the current month can be viewed by accessing the latest issue of our church newsletter The Announcer.  


Meet Pastor O'Brien 

Our Pastor, Dennis O'Brien, has been an inspiration to our community and our congregation. Pastor O'Brien's sermons are full of insightful stories that have real-life meaning and scriptural relevance, all while being engaging and full of life-force.  Click here to learn more about our Pastor.

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9/10   Sunday         8:00 AM   Worship

                              9:00 AM   Biscuits & Sausage Gravy Breakfast

                              9:15 AM   Congregational Meeting

                              9:15 AM   Sunday School

                             10:30 AM   Worship

                              6:30 PM   2nd Year Confirmation Theme Night


9/11   Monday         7:00 PM   Women’s DVD Bible Study (Library)

                              6:00 PM   Executive Committee Mtg.


9/12   Tuesday        9:00 AM   Northern Conf. Pastors (Chillicothe)

                              9:00 AM   Busy Hands Quilters

                              7:00 PM   Martin Luther Movie              


9/13   Wednesday   1:00 PM   Women’s DVD Bible Study

                              6:30 PM   Praise Team

                              7:00 PM   Adult Choir


9/14   Thursday       9:30 AM   Thursday Morning Prayer Group


9/16   Saturday       4:00 PM   Volunteer at Pumpkin Grille




9/17   Sunday         8:00 AM   Worship / Communion

                              9:00 AM   Fellowship in the FLC

                              9:15 AM   Sunday School

                              9:30 AM   Adult Learning Forum

                             10:30 AM   Worship / Communion

                              2:00 PM   ELCA Work Day (Peoria)

                               6:30 PM   2nd Year Confirmation Theme Night
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