On July 30th, we celebrated the baptism of Ellie Mae. The sun was shining down on this beloved child of God as she was baptized. It was a wonderful service reminding us of our own baptisms. Following the service, the family invited everyone to stay for a delicious brunch.
On June 25, we were honored to help the Theunes celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary. Their loving commitment to each other has proven a wonderful example for all who know them. Congratulations! (see photo in gallery)
Undie Sunday was a HUGE success!! Over 470 pieces of women’s and children’s underwear and socks were collected and sent to the Equinox shelter for battered women. THANK YOU to all who donated !! You have helped restore dignity to these women and their families.
On May 7, LPC sent out 17 brave walkers to the Albany CROP Walk to “end hunger one step at a time.” Several walkers completed the “Golden Mile” while others braved the rain and walked the three miles. Those who could not walk supported our walkers through prayer and donations totaling about $1400. THANK YOU to […]
ASH WEDNESDAY “God of all grace, you bring healing and wholeness to all creation. Gather us in light, hold us in hope and send us out to be a flame of faith. In this Lenten journey may we walk with you.” Ash Wednesday Worship, with the creation of Sacred Art, March 1st 7pm. All Warmly […]
Despite winter storm warnings, LPC turned out to celebrate Dot’s 97th birthday and to make Love Kits. In church, Dot was presented with a certificate deeming her LPC’s “Deacon Emeritus” to celebrate her years of being a dedicated and enthusiastic deacon. Following the service, party was held in her honor complete with a beautiful cake. […]
Last Sunday, our busy congregants stayed for a cup of soup and a cutting session. After collecting many, many plastic grocery bags, volunteers stayed Sunday to cut the bags into strips. These strips were then wound into balls like yarn. Those not completed were lovingly taken home to be cut and/or wound. The balls are being […]
Last week, we had the privilege of having Eric, from Interfaith Partnership on Sheridan Ave in Albany, join us during our service. He spoke passionately about the various services that they provide such as meals, clothing, legal assistance, health care, etc. and how we can help. LPC has supported them through our mission funds as […]
The LPC Bell ringers under the direction of our own Marcus Schlegel went to the Memory Care center to share their gifts during this Advent season. Christmas favorites were beautifully played for their audience. Their next stop is the Grace Fellowship Church. We are so lucky to have such a dedicated and talented group.
Lots of things are happening at LPC this month… Bell Choir caroling : singers are welcome to join us Dec 4 Make a boxwood tree: Dec 5 Caroling to church families: Dec11 JOIN US for some holiday fun!