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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 September 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

Special Service Information: On October 26 there will be ONE (1) service at 10:00 AM.
On this Sunday we celebrate the Reformation and the Confirmation of 5 young people. Congrats to those 5 students after two years of study.

One Service, 10 AM, October 26!!


Monday, September 15


7 PM Church Council Meeting

Tuesday, September 16

6 PM Adult Bible Study

Wednesday, September 17

6:15 Resurrection Choir Rehearsal

7:30 PM Glory Ringers (bells) rehearsal

Thursday, September 18

7 AM Genesis Group Meeting

9 AM Women's Breakfast @ The Egg & I

7:30 PM AA

Friday, September 19
6 PM Ladies Night Out/Fall Crazy Bunco
Saturday, September 20

Sunday, September 21


At 8:15 & 10:45 (15 minutes before service) gather in the back of the worship space for a prayer circle.

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

Monday, September 22

6 PM Parish Ed Committee Meeting

7:30 PM Preschool Board Meeting

Tuesday, September 23

6 PM Adult Bible Study

6:30 PM Preschool Open House

Wednesday, September 24

6:15 Resurrection Choir Rehearsal

7:30 PM Glory Ringers (bells) rehearsal

Thursday, September 25

8 AM Men's Breakfast

7:30 pm AA

Saturday, September 27
9:30 AM PSALMS Prayer Shawl Meeting

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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"

Sunday, October 26, 2014

One worship service at 10 AM

Reformation Sunday and Confirmation Sunday
Five young people affirm their baptism on this day!!





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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!

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: September , 2014