Senior Adult Ministries

O.W.L.S. (Older, Wiser, Lutheran Seniors)

In addition to going out to lunch (always a favorite) and attending plays or musical events, many of our O.W.L.S. participate in one or more of the following service activities:

  • Serve weekly as mentors to students at St. John’s school
  • assist with weekly worship services at senior residential care facilities (known as the Faith, Hope and Peace Ministries)
  • Restock the pew racks in the sanctuary
  • Stuff weekly worship service bulletins and mailings
  • Provide transportation and visit the homebound
  • Serve as tutors at Schafer School, Lombard as part of Marla’s Project Tutor
    (initiated by Marla Fitzgerald and now coordinated by her mom, Marilyn Fawell

“Serve the Lord with gladness.” — Psalm 100:2

For the Word of God is active and alive.

The Book of Hebrews, Chapter 4, Verse 12