Food, Fellowship and Fun
6th at 11:30am
All are welcome to come for lunch and stay to do
crafts or play Euchre. Sign up in the Narthex
and feel free to bring your friends.
Lenten Service Times
Wednesdays March 1- April 5; Noon & 7:00 pm
Starting on Ash Wednesday, March 1st, there will
be two Lenten Services on Wednesdays. One at 12
Noon and one at 7:00 p.m. Beginning March 8,
join us for potluck suppers at 6:00 pm.
Click to download the Lent 2017 Worship Flyer
Lent Survey Thank You
Thank you to those who filled out the survey
regarding Lent. The decision has been made to
hold a potluck supper each Wednesday starting
March 8th. This will take place at 6:00 p.m.
followed by the 7:00 p.m. worship.
40 Days of Giving
40 Days of Giving will be sponsored by the
Worship Committee. We will once again collect
monetary gifts and food for our five food
pantries EKLC sponsors.
Support Yana Rawinski’s Mission Trip!
Yana is going to New York City this spring with
Marquette University Lutheran Campus Ministry.
She is very active in this ministry. The mission
work will be addressing New York City Food
Desert and hunger issues. Your support is
greatly appreciated. Envelopes to financially
support this mission are on the table in the
Thank You Students!
Sunday School & Confirmation youth
shared the Gospel in a beautiful Christmas
Program on Epiphany Sunday!
Students sing in worship again February
Adult Bible Study:
Tuesdays at 10:00 am
Beginning with 1 & 2 Corinthians. Sign up in
the church narthex. Did you miss a session? You are welcome to attend
at anytime. Please join us!
Adult Bible Study:
Adult Bible Study
Unlocking the Mysteries of
Genesis begins Tuesday, October 11th at 6:30 pm
in the choir room. Contact Dave or Sue Repyak to
sign up and receive a study guide.
Needed to Record Worship
Did you know each worship service is recorded
and sent to our homebound members and
the web site? This is an important ministry,
and we need help! Many hands make light work. If
you are interested and gifted in using recording
technology, please talk to Karen Hayes or Pastor
Sign Up for Pastor Brenda to Visit You! Would
you like Pastor Brenda to visit you at home or at work? Signup
on the clipboard in the Narthex. She will
contact you to arrange a visit. Thank
Click here for Food Pantry information.
Current needs: 4 pack of fruit cups,
ketchup, cereal, strawberry pop tarts, Ramen
Noodles, pancake mix and syrup, diapers sizes 2,
3,4 5 & 6, paper towels, Kleenex, shampoo and
conditioner, adult women’s large disposable
underwear, maxi super tampons and pads.
Good Samaritan Fund
As we enjoy all the blessings that
God has granted to us there are still those in our communities who suffer
with financial struggles. Click here to
learn how you can give or receive help.
Cambridge Area Resource Team
Cambridge Area Resource Team (CART) provides confidential
assistance bringing together resources for our neighbors
(Individuals/Families/Elderly/ Homeless) in our local community to help meet
their basic human needs.
for more information.
Cambridge Community Cafe: Free Meal
First Thursday of every month, 5:30-6:30 pm, Amundson Center, 200 Spring St., Cambridge
Fostering Friendship, Family and Fellowship within our
Community. Everyone is welcome.
March 2: Next
Cambridge Community Café!
Comment cards are available in the pews inviting your
comments – good or bad (e.g. new idea; suggestions; things you like/don’t
like; items that need to be fixed, etc.) All comments will be reviewed by
This Week at EKLC:
Sunday, February 19, 2017
9:00 am Worship
10:15 am Coffee hour
10:15 am Sunday School/Confirmation
10:30am Mutual Ministry Committee Meeting
Tuesday, February 21, 2017
8:30 am Staff Meeting
9:30 am Prayers for Our People
11:00 am-2:00 pm Pastor’s Office Hours
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
10:00 am Pastor Meeting at Grace Lutheran
6:00 pm Confirmation
Thursday, February 23, 2017
9:00 am Pastor Text Study
9:00 am Newsletter Assembly
Sunday, February 26, 2017
9:00 am Worship
10:15 am Coffee Hour
10:15 am Sunday School/Confirmation
10:15 am Worship Committee Meeting
& Worship Helpers
In case of severe weather, contact
the church office at 423-3017; or check this web site.
Church Council Minutes:
If you would like to receive prayer requests from the EKLC Prayer Chain by
email (or phone) please contact the church office, 608-423-3017. Together in
"Like" EKLC on Facebook!
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then click “LIKE” just under the ALTAR picture.
Ash Wednesday: March 1
We begin our Lenten observance with Ash Wednesday worship, including
imposition of ashes and Holy Communion. The service begins at 7:00pm on
March 1. All are invited to attend this important service of repentance and
new life in Christ.
EKLC: Skaalen Church of the month in January 2017
Welcome! Join us at Skaalen for a visit, a cup of coffee, or an activity.
Bring your children and your grandchildren. Your presence here brings a
sense of the “corporate family.” WELCOME! During the month of January, would
you be willing to help with any of the following? We ask the Church of the Month to provide home-baked treats and a
setup/serving crew of 3-4. Assist with serving Ice Cream on Thursday,
January 19, at 1:30pm. Assist some of us with our bingo cards on Wednesday
afternoons at 1:30pm, in the Main Dining Room. Assist us with our Sunday
morning worship service (transporting to and from the chapel, special music,
and ushering) 9:45am –11:15am. Service begins at 10:30am. Please call Wilma Furseth at 205-6274 with your willingness to assist with any of these
The Upper Church
we prepare to celebrate the 125th anniversary of the Upper Church we are
planning to have a commemorative service later this summer. We hope to
expand our regular worship service with a bit of history, some special
music, all to be followed by a reception. The community will be invited to
join us on what we hope will be a day of great fellowship. Of course, this
type of event will require many willing hands. If you would consider
helping, please contact Bonnie Ehrke, Marilyn Gunderson or the church
East Koshkonong Lutheran
Church Cemetery Perpetual Care
We are blessed with dedicated cemetery board members as well as a
hardworking grounds keeper. However, there is more that is needed to keep
our historic cemetery in good condition. The care of our cemetery is a
ministry that needs continuous financial assistance. Please consider making
a special donation to help in the care of the Church Cemetery property.
Donations should be labeled "EKLC Cemetery Perpetual Care". They can be put
in with your Sunday Offering or mailed to the church office at East
Koshkonong Lutheran Church, Attn: Cemetery, 454 East Church Rd, Cambridge,
LWR: Where Donations Went
Dear Friends at East Koshkonong Lutheran Church,
Greetings from Lutheran World Relief! We’re so thankful for your
partnership, and for your energy and enthusiasm for this ministry. You may
already have spotted in your online Tracker record that your Mission Quilts
went to Georgia. Your donations departed our warehouse on July 13, 2016.
Personal Care Kits, School Kits, Baby Care Kits, and Mission Quilts will be
distributed to an estimated 25,000 people. Read
the whole story on page 9 of the November newsletter: