Live the Love

Peace Lutheran Church - Lombard

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Serving Opportunities

There are many opportunities to Live the Love...
Join the Honduras Mission Team - January 2018 
Honduras 2018 team is forming. This mission trip is an annual trip that Peace Lutheran sponsors through World Gospel Outreach.  Check out their website Contact Pastor Marty at Peace if you would like more information or would like to sign up. The dates are January 13-20 and we would love to have you serve with us. First meeting is Sunday, September 10 at Noon at Peace Lutheran Church, 21W500 Butterfield Rd. Lombard, IL 60148.
Sharing God's Care - Prayer Shawl Ministry
Since 2006, our Prayer Shawl Ministry at Peace Lutheran has created and given away over 300 shawls in celebration or time of need.
Would you like to be part of this meaningful ministry to create tangible reminders of God's constant presence and comfort? Share your love for knitting or crocheting by making prayer shawls for those who need encouragement.  Don't know how to knit or crochet, lessons are provided. Join this group Monday nights from 7-9 pm in the Peace Lobby.  Instruction is available and beginners are always welcome. For more information, contact Ruth Winter:
Serve in our Community
Humanitarian Service Project - Food Sorting, Packing, & Delivery
​Peace recently highlighted this community service organization through a food drive sponsored by our Vacation Bible School.  There are many ways to serve families and senior citizens in our community through this organization.  
Check out their website at

Interested in volunteering? At PRC, there are dozens of volunteer opportunities, for both individuals and for groups.

See a job or project here that looks interesting? Check out their website at

For Individual Volunteers

There are a variety of volunteer opportunities, including the following:

  • Food Pantry Worker
  • Resource Rescue Driver
  • Clothes Closet Worker
  • Intake Assistant
  • Specialized Intake Assistant
  • Office Assistant
  • Computer Refurbishing Assistant
  • Computer Service Representative
  • Computer Training Instructor
  • Job Coach
  • Tutor
  • Art Instructor
  • Children’s Art Instructor
  • Children’s Art Assistant
  • Professional Services Volunteer


Community Mobile Packing Event - 11/4/17

FMSC Community Packing Event - 11/4/17

Peace Lutheran Church and St. John's Lutheran Church are planning a community wide Feed My Starving Children packing event!  Our ambitious goal is to pack half a million meals and make the event a way to bring the community together.  

Our Theme:  Live the Love

When and Where:  November 4, 2017 at the Odium Park in Villa Park, IL

Funds Needed:  $220,000

How you can help "Live the Love" for this event:

1) Pray for God's guidance and help.

2) Donate either through Peace (just put FMSC on your check) or on the event specific link here.

3) If you know of any local businesses or organizations that may want to participate, please let us know.

4) Volunteer on the organizing committee.

5) Sign up to pack meals on November 4th. Sign-up lists will be available after Sept. 1st.

If you want to help or have any questions, please contact, comments, or concerns, please contact Ralph Blessing ( or (


Contact:  Katherine Richards

Peace Lutheran Church
21W500 Butterfield Rd.
Lombard, IL 60148

Phone: 630.627.1101
Fax: 630.627.1102