Upcoming Events

 

Feb
24
Sat
Lenten Inspiration @ Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
Feb 24 all-day

“Jesus, Our Source of Joy”

I have told you this so that my joy should be in you and that your joy may be complete (John 15:11)

Featured speaker: Dr. Rev. Jeff Leininger, Campus Pastor, Concordia River Forest

Registration and Fellowship, Morning Coffee/and: 8:30 a.m.

A Matins service will begin the day at 9:00 with Inspiration ending at 3:00

Registration Fee: $15.00 includes Lunch (payable to LWML NID)

About Rev. Dr. Jeffrey Leininger

Rev. Dr. Jeffrey Leininger

Rev. Dr. Jeffrey Leininger

Rev. Dr. Jeffrey Leininger has served as Concordia University Chicago’s Campus Pastor since 2002. In addition to conducting daily chapel, he guides the pastoral care and counseling for all students, faculty and staff. He also directs the university’s pre-seminary program; supervises all the spiritual life activities; and supports Concordia’s church relations office.

Pastor Leininger has a Ph.D. and M.Phil. from Cambridge University in Church History. He still enjoys a nice cup of English tea. He lives in Maywood, IL, with his wife Rachel and their children Grace (13) and Andrew (7).

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Mar
3
Sat
Dignity for Girls Sew-In @ Faith in Family Christian Church
Mar 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

All are welcome to help us sew and assemble kits! Contact us at Dignityforgirls@gmail.com with questions.

Pray for the women who are gathering to sew and fill sustainable personal hygiene kits and those who have interest in learning more about the project.

DO check the NID website www.dignityforgirls.org for more about Kenya and new locations and times.

DO share the Days for Girls website www.daysforgirls.org to learn more about the process.

Mar
17
Sat
LWML NID EC meeting @ NID LCMS District Office
Mar 17 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Pastoral Counselor Rev. Klein will be leading the Bible Study.

Get your reports to the Corresponding Secretary by March 10th.

May
18
Fri
Dignity for Girls Sew-In @ Trinity Lutheran Church
May 18 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Pray for the women who are gathering to sew and fill sustainable personal hygiene kits and those who have interest in learning more about the project.

DO check the NID website www.dignityforgirls.org for more about Kenya and new locations and times.

DO share the Days for Girls website www.daysforgirls.org to learn more about the process.

May
19
Sat
LWML NID EC meeting @ NID LCMS District Office
May 19 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Pastoral Counselor Rev. Swanson will be leading the Bible Study.

Get your reports to the Corresponding Secretary by May 12th.

Jul
21
Sat
LWML NID Board of Directors meeting @ Bethany Lutheran Church
Jul 21 all-day
LWML NID EC meeting @ Bethany Lutheran Church
Jul 21 @ 8:30 am – 9:15 am

Pastoral Counselor Rev. Klein will be leading the Bible Study

Get your reports to the Corresponding Secretary by July 14th.

LWML NID BOD meeting @ Bethany Lutheran Church
Jul 21 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm

Pastoral Counselor Rev. Klein will be leading the Bible Study

Get your reports to the Corresponding Secretary by July 14th.

Sep
15
Sat
LWML NID EC meeting @ Best Western Plus Chicago Hillside Hotel and Conference Center
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Pastoral Counselor Rev. Klein will be leading the Bible Study

Get your reports to the Corresponding Secretary by September 8th.

Sep
21
Fri
LWML NID Convention 2018 @ Best Western Plus Chicago Hillside Hotel and Conference Center
Sep 21 – Sep 23 all-day
LWML NID Convention 2018 @ Best Western Plus Chicago Hillside Hotel and Conference Center | Hillside | Illinois | United States

2018 LWML NID Convention

Dr. Rev. John Nunes is our Keynote Speaker.

LWML National rep. will be Ginger Starrett, Secretary.

Mission speakers-Reaching the Homebound in NID and Pastor Warren from the Griffin Community Center Food Pantry.

The Servant Event on Friday beginning at 1:30 p.m. will make witness bracelets and crosses for MOST Ministries until 3:30 p.m.

Friday dinner is not included.

Opening Worship & fellowship on Friday at 7:00 p.m.

GFTH will be for the local Westchester food pantry

Song Leader for Friday and Sunday – Sherry Smith

Convention Song Leader – Lana Gibbons

Price: Register by 7/22/18 for the early bird price of $99. After 7/22 = $125. Online registration will be available soon along with a mail in flyer/form. There will be no refunds or registrations after Sept. 1st.

Convention starts at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday.

Candidates needed to fill 2018 slate:

  • Treasurer
  • Corresponding Secretary
  • Nominating Committee member from the West Region

Saturday night banquet sponsored by the Special Gifts & Bequests starts at 6:30 p.m. with entertainment following.

Closing Service and installation of officers on Sunday at 9:00 a.m.

To reserve a room at the Chicago Hillside Best Western Plus, call 708-544-9300 before August 21, 2018 and request the “Lutheran Women’s Missionary League Northern Illinois District” convention rate of $99 plus tax for 2 queens and 2 breakfasts OR 1 king plus breakfast. $6 for extra breakfast tickets. Hotel will not replace breakfast coupons if lost.

Event Registration