Bishop Dr. Victoria Cortez of Nicaragua with Peace delegation
We were fashioned to behold the wonders all around us...
Art & Spirituality
Simplicity speaks volumes...
Jazz at Peace
The soul has no shape…only melody and pulse
A thousand candles can be lighted from the flame of one candle... Gandhi
Science & Evolution
When the solution is simple, God is answering... Einstein
Welcome to Peace Lutheran Church. — an unfolding mosaic of Grace. We encourage spiritual exploration; equip friends with experiences of wisdom, compassion and joy; provide pastoral care; engage contemporary prophetic struggles; value both our Christian roots and dialogue with interfaith partners as we celebrate creativity and contemplation in community life and worship. Join us!
¨ THANK YOU to Natalie Pfeiffer for sharing her musical gifts for Mother’s Day!
¨ May 20 – PENTECOST: The Third High Feast Day of the Church Year. A wonderful celebration is planned – and you are asked (if you have available) any clothing/ garb/ costume which conveys the ethnic/cultural roots of your family. Hats, vests, shawls… anything and everything is welcomed! I hope the whole congregation will be adorned in unique and intriguing garments.
¨ LAST FRIDAY FILM – MAY 25 6:30P (Date change): The Shape of Water (R Rated) Join us for this intriguing film on May 25, dinner 6:30, movie 7:30. The quality of this story is fine art, and though it has an R rating it warrants being seen and reflected upon. Please note: you must be 18 to attend.
¨ Disaster Preparedness in CCC – May 22, 10a – 3p Methodist Church, Lafayette A coalition of faith-based, non-profit and business organizations are coming together to share resources about how to help survivors and our coummunities in the time of a disaster. How do we Prepare, mitigate, respond and recover? Training and coordination is needed throughout the County. We need one or more representatives from Peace to attend. To register: www.eventbrite.come/e/cccvo (On the day of a disaster volnteers will be turned away because they have no training!!)
¨ Thyme for Tea – May 26 2:30p – Reservations for 8 or more made for the day, $35 (incl. Tax/tip). Notify Diane Kurtz or the Office if you wish to attend this lovely event.
¨ HOSPITALITY NEEDS YOU!! Join the fun of hosting the Hospitality / Coffee hour following worship– look for online signups in the Notes of Peace and on the website home page (www.peacejourney.org)
¨ 50 Days of Prayer for Peace: There are 50 days between Easter and Pentecost (May 20). I invite you and friends to Pray for Peace each day for the next 50 days. Pray for:
- Peace in our hearts • Peace in our community
- Peace among our loved ones • Peace with Korea; and
- “May Peace prevail upon Earth”(as our Peace Pole encourages)
¨ Music Events!
o SAT MAY 13 2:00p: Mother’s Day Spring Concert: Presented by the Sycamore Chamber Orchestra and Goran Berg. This is a fundraiser for the SCO Tour of Sweden this summer! Sure to be a delightful concert and such a precious way to let your mother know how much you love her!
o SAT MAY 19 7:00p: The PACIFIC CHOIR Concert at Peace! MOZART and More! A portion of proceeds will benefit Eden Housing. www.pacificchoir.org
Peace supports Justice for all.
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