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    "Making Christ Known To All!"                                        Oak Forest, IL



You are invited to worship at Lutheran Church of the Resurrection!




The congregation of Lutheran Church of the Resurrection welcomes you to our Website. It is a privilege to have you visit our site. We invite you to visit us in person. Join us for an activity or a worship service.

Welcome our interim pastor:
Pastor Mary Appelt-Graves
Pastor Mary joined the staff of Lutheran Church of the Resurrection November 1, 2013.

If you have any questions about our church or our ministries please call the office or use the email address listed below.

Service Times

8:30 a.m. Sunday Traditional/Blended Service with Communion


11:00 a.m.  Sunday Family/Contemporary Service*

with Communion         

    *Nursery service provided at the 11:00 a.m. service
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Learn More ... Click here for info about being Lutheran, the Lessons for this Sunday, the ELCA, and more.

Click here to go to the Newsletter page where you can find archives of "The Reporter."
Download "THE REPORTER" for June 2014. THE REPORTER is our monthly newsletter. We hope you find it interesting, informative, and a window to our church.

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This Week at Resurrection:

This week:

Click here to check the calendar


Sunday, August 3


8:30 AM Worship Service ....traditional service with Holy Communion

9:45 AM Adult Bible Study

10:00 AM Praise Band Musicians Rehearsal

11:00 AM Worship Service...Family Friendly Service with Holy Communion

Monday, August 4



Tuesday, August 5


Wednesday, August 6

7:30 PM Worship Under the stars

Thursday, August 7
7:30 PM AA
Saturday, August 9
9:30 AM Worship and Music Meeting
Sunday, August 10

8:30 AM Worship Service ....traditional service with Holy Communion

9:45 AM NO Adult Bible Study

9:45 AM Fellowship -- Coffee and....between services

10:00 AM Praise Band Musicians Rehearsal

11:00 AM Worship Service...Family Friendly Service with Holy Communion


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Looking Ahead:

Plan ahead -- check the calendar!!

Resurrection Preschool has been a part of the Oak Forest community for over 40 years.
Registration is now open for the 2014-15 School Year. Look at the Preschool web page.
Consider Resurrection Preschool as the first place for your child on the path to education.

Preschool Flyer available here "CLICK"

See you in September!!

PEEPS & Sarah Circle are taking the summer off.


Resurrection PreSchool celebrates 50 years!!

August 24 from 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Join the celebration on the lawn outside church!
Alumni are all spread the word!
It would be fun to have representatives from every year at the picnic.
Call the preschool for more information
Call so you can be added to the list to receive additional information!

Preschool Information

Wednesday, August 27 @ 11 AM -- Orientation
Wednesday, August 27 12 noon - 5 PM Open House


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Music Ministry!! Isn't it time to join the Resurrection Choir or one of the Handbell groups? It's not too late!! Click here to learn about our music programs!! New members are always welcome for Handbells (Wednesday) and Resurrection Choir!! Share your musical talents with everyone. Or, maybe discover the talents you didn't know about!

Women's Page Sarah Circle meets at 9:30 AM on the first Thursday of the month. The PEEPS women's group will begin meeting on the first Monday of the month at 7:00 PM. You are invited to join one or both groups!!

==>>Around LCR and Page 2 AND Page 3

Boy Scout Troop 341 is sponsored by LCR

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Lutheran Church

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15050 S. Central Avenue
    Oak Forest, IL 60452

A member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

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Updated: August 7, 2014