INTERESTED IN TECHNOLOGY AND STREAMING?
Come, share your talent
and join our tech team!
Streaming and recording our Worship services is an important part of getting the GOOD NEWS out to our congregation and beyond! Persons are needed to help operate the system on Sundays during worship.
If you are interested in sharing your expertise, please contact the church office at 507-263-3042 or email email@example.com. You can also talk with Gary Anderson (612-986-8659 or firstname.lastname@example.org); Lynette Pagel (507-321-0309 or email@example.com); or Matt Shoemaker (651-233-6065 or firstname.lastname@example.org) after church!
Social Ministry Collecting
The Social Ministry Committee is collecting items to make personal kits now through October, which will then be shipped through Lutheran World Relief (LWR).
Personal Kit Items Most Needed
• ONE light-weight, bath-size towel (between 20” x 40” and 52” x 27”), dark color recommended
• TWO or three bath-size bars of soap equaling 8 to 9 oz., any brand, in original wrapping
• ONE sturdy comb, remove packaging
• ONE metal nail clippers (attached file optional), remove packaging
• ONE adult-size toothbrush in its original packaging (Toothbrush multi-packs may be used by sealing an individual toothbrush in a business-size envelope; no plastic bags or wrap).
DONATE TO THE GOOD SAMARITAN FUND
Community members can donate to the CCIC Good Samaritan Fund through Cannon Falls Family Fare grocery receipts. When $150,000 is counted in receipts, the Fund will receive $1,000. The collection box is in the church office.
Guidelines for the CCIC Good Samaritan Fund can be found on our website at www.firstenglishchurch.com. The Good Samaritan Fund is a joint effort of area churches to support community members with emergency needs.
Donate to help your community members today!
New Habitat for Humanity Home in Cannon Falls
Goodhue County Habitat for humanity is starting a new home in Cannon Falls. The groundbreaking was held on July 26, 2021, with the hole for the foundation to be dug shortly.
Volunteers are needed starting in September. They are looking for persons who would be willing to be a regular volunteer, and also larger groups who may come for a day or two over the course of the project. If interested, contact Carrie Wittenburg, volunteer and family support coordinator, at 651-280-9930 or email email@example.com. For more information about the Goodhue County Habitat for Humanity, go to their website at www.gchabitat.org.
The Cannon Valley Senior Center is sponsoring a trip to the Ark Encounter and Creation Museum in Williamstown, KY, on October 4-9, 2021. This trip is open to all ages. Cost is $665 person. Contact the Center if interested or for more information at 507-263-2136 or email Lora Bremer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cannon Falls Food Shelf
(Housed in Lower Level of First English Lutheran Church)
For more than 25 years, Cannon Falls Food Shelf has devoted its energy to passionately advocating for the hungry, needy and politically under-represented members of our community family. Find out how you can contribute to the future of someone in need through donations of money and time.
Cannon Falls Food Shelf Schedule
1st Saturday of the Month
2nd Thursday of the Month
3rd Thursday of the Month
4th Thursday of the Month
511 W. Belle St.
Cannon Falls, MN 55009
Contact the church office at
Email us at email@example.com
or call us at (507) 263-3257 with any questions.