Announcements

July Benevolence Benefits Lutheran Home In Hollidaysburg

As part of our continued outreach program, FELC makes a charitable contribution to a worthy endeavor on a monthly basis. One of these twelve organizations receives a $200 check each month from the second offering.
August’s second offering will benefit the Allegheny Lutheran Home in Hollidaysburg. The Allegheny Lutheran Home was founded by FELC’s pastor, Dr. Luke Rhoads, and accepted its first residents in 1950. Today, this community of care offers independent-living apartments and cottages, in addition to a 67-bed skilled nursing, short-term in-patient rehabilitation, and long-term care facility.
https://www.alsm.org/residenti…/lutheran-home-hollidaysburg/

Thank you for your continued support!

Concert Sunday, June 26, 2022

Noah Concert Flyer

June Second Offering Benefits ALSM

As part of our continued outreach program, FELC makes a charitable contribution to a worthy endeavor on a monthly basis. One of these twelve organizations receives a $200 check each month from the second offering.
August’s second offering will benefit the Allegheny Lutheran Home in Hollidaysburg. The Allegheny Lutheran Home was founded by FELC’s pastor, Dr. Luke Rhoads, and accepted its first residents in 1950. Today, this community of care offers independent-living apartments and cottages, in addition to a 67-bed skilled nursing, short-term in-patient rehabilitation, and long-term care facility.
https://www.alsm.org
Thank you for your continued support!

Concert June 26

Spaghetti Dinner

Bowling

Bowling

We have started a bi-monthly bowling outing for anyone interested. The schedule is the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month, and we bowl at the Bavarian Hall at 5:30 pm. The cost is $1 per game. So that we know how many lanes to reserve for our group, we ask that you contact one of the following church members if you will be coming that particular Thursday: Helen Cramer, 814-944-7933 or Donna Ritts, 814-931-8886. Come join us!

May Benevolence Benefits Lutheran World Relief

As part of our continued outreach program, FELC makes a charitable contribution to a worthy endeavor on a monthly basis. One of these twelve organizations receives a $200 check each month from the second offering. February’s recipient is Lutheran World Relief (LWR). LWR works with local partners to provide lasting solutions to poverty, and emergency operations. Their staff and partners in the countries where they work know the local languages, traditions and customs necessary to provide appropriate solutions. In addition, they have access to the knowledge and expertise of their colleagues in other countries around the world. http://lwr.org
Thanks for your continued support!

April Second Offering Benevolence is Camp Sequanota

As part of our continued outreach program, FELC makes a charitable contribution to a worthy endeavor on a monthly basis. One of these twelve organizations receives a $200 check each month from the second offering. April’s second offering will go to Camp Sequanota. Sequanota is a year-round, Christian-based retreat center and camp, located in the Laurel Highlands region of south central PA. It hosts retreats, meetings, reunions, special events, banquets and training workshops. In the summer, it provides Christian camping for families and youth, grades K-12. Sponsorships are available for those with financial need. http://www.sequanota.com
Thank you for your continued support!

Altoona Brass Collection at First Lutheran

We are pleased to host the Altoona Brass Collective on Sunday, March 27, at 3:00 p.m. ABD willbe playing as multiple brass ensembles, divided into two and even three groups, surrounding our audience. Claude Fabinyi, organ soloist par excellence, will collaborate with us on the program! Our audiences have always loved hymn-tunes, and ABC’s settings are unique to us. The brass will be premiering “Here I Am, Lord,” and “Swing Low/Wade In The Water,” as well as offering favorites such as “A Mighty Fortress,” and “On Eagle’s Wings.”
We hope to see you there!
Brass Organ Concert

Easter Dinner Giving During Lent

During Lent our Care & Connect Team is collecting food items to assist the Food Bank in distributing Easter Dinner to families in need. Some items needed are boxed potatoes, canned vegetables, cake mixes and canned fruit. All donations are welcome and may be placed on the table in the narthex. Thank you for your generosity!
Food Bank