December 15 - Gaudete Festival
Event: Gaudete Festival
Date: Sunday, December 15, 2019
St John Lutheran Church
305 Circle Avenue
Forest Park, IL 60130
Tickets: $15 in advance/$17 at the door
A light supper/reception follows the program.
St. John Lutheran Church is pleased to present their second GAUDETE FESTIVAL on December 15, 2019. It will recreate the spirit of the original Medieval and Renaissance Gaudete Festivals. The 'crown jewels' of this concert use original carols such as "What Tidings, Messenger", "Gaudete", "There Is No Rose", "Lo, How a Rose e'er Blooming", "Tomorrow Shall Be My Dancing Day', and " A Great and Mighty Wonder" in ancient settings and original compositions by Paul Lindblad, Carl Schalk, and Kevin Allen.
January 11 - March for Life
Event: March for Life Chicago
Date: Saturday, January 11, 2020
Rally at 1:00pm
March follows Rally
Meet at Trinity Lutheran Church
1101 Kimberly Way, Lisle 60532
for pre-event worship at 9 a.m.
Bus departs at 9:45 a.m.
Join area Lutherans at the March for Life Chicago on Saturday, January 11, 2020. A March For Life Chicago convention kicks off the day and a short walk around Daley Plaza begins with a lineup of inspirational speakers affirming the value of life and underscoring the importance of continuing to speak out for life. LCMS President Rev. Dr. Matthew Harrison is participating.
To take the NID-sponsored bus, meet at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1101 Kimberly Way, Lisle 60532 for pre-event worship at 9 a.m. Bus departs at 9:45 a.m. and returns at 4:45 p.m. Suggested Donation: $20.
Bus reservations MUST be made by January 7 at 630-234-1491 or email@example.com and participants must download a free convention fast past. Also, Rev. Harrison is giving the opening prayer at the March For Life Chicago Banquet on Saturday evening.
Info at: marchforlife-chicago.org