Peace Lutheran Church Port Byron, IL

News and Events

March 2019 at a Glance

Mar 3 Church Service 10:15 a.m.
Mar 6 Ash Wednesday service 7:00 p.m.
Mar 10 Church Service 10:15 a.m., Birthday Sunday following service
Mar 13 Lenten dinner 6:00 p m., Worship service 7:00 p.m.
Mar 17 Church Service 10:15 a.m
Mar 20 Lenten dinner 6:00 p.m., Worship service 7:00 p.m.
Mar 24 Church Service 10:15 a.m
Mar 25 Deadline for newsletter.
Mar 26 Book Club 4:30 p.m. Dunkin Donuts Silvis.
Mar 27 Lenten dinner 6:00 p.m., Worship service 7:00 p.m.
Mar 31 Church Service 10:15 a.m.

Lenten dinners -The Lenten dinners will be Wednesday, March 13, 20, 27, April 3 and 10. If you would like to host a Lenten dinner, there is a sign up sheet on the bulletin board in the Narthex. also so our host will know how many to plan for, there is a sign up sheet for that also.

Choir Practice will be immediately after church services when scheduled.

Birthday Sunday List. The list is on the bulletin board in the narthex.  Please consider sharing this opportunitiy to serve your church family.

The Prayer Chain is up and running. To request prayer chain activation please contact Pastor Gwen at 309-523-2296.

Worship Times

Sunday Service:
10:15 AM

Pastor Gwen H. Sefrhans-Murphy

Our new Pastor Gwen H. Sefrhans-Murphy was born in Rockford, IL. She was baptized and confirmed at Tabor Evangelical Lutheran Church, in Rockford, IL. She graduated from Ripon College, in Ripon, WI, and the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago. She served as Pastor at Messiah Lutheran Church in Aledo from Sept. 2010 until Feb. 2017.

She lives in Silvis with her husband Brian Murphy, daughter Lucy, and their two dogs and two cats.

Some of her favorite Bible stories are where God uses unexpected people to bear witness to God and do great things. She loves to read, swim, run and be outside walking the dogs.

Pastor's Contact Info

Phone: 309-523-2295
Email: peacepbpastor
@gmail.com