ARCHIVE OF EVENTS
In 2017, Lappe Lutheran Church celebrated a century of faith and worship! Thank you to those who joined us throughout the year for various activities and celebrations of this landmark year!
KNOW THAT THE LORD IS GOD. IT IS HE WHO MADE US, AND WE ARE HIS; WE ARE HIS PEOPLE, THE SHEEP OF HIS PASTURE.
- On Sunday January 1 at 11:15 am, there will be a special service in English and Finnish with Rev. Jorma Tuomisto and Rev. Neil Otke to kick off our Centennial year and to honour the early Finnish settlers that started Lappe Congregation. An old Finnish Bible, donated by FELM, will also be dedicated during the service. Lunch to follow. All are welcome!
- On Saturday April 8, we will be hosting a 100th Anniversary Dinner at Current River Recreation Center. Doors open at 5:30 pm and dinner begins at 6:00 pm.
- On Sunday April 9 at 11:15 am, there will be a regular service in the morning. At 3:00 pm that day, there will be an Anniversary Celebration Service at Lappe Church with lunch to follow.
- On Sunday April 16 at 11:15 am, we will be having our Easter Sunday Service.
On Sunday June 11 at 7:00 pm, there will be a Community Concert at Gorham and Ware Community School starring Daylin James. Doors open at 6:30 pm. All are welcome! Proceeds will be going towards new playground equipment at Gorham and Ware School.
- On Sunday July 2 at 11:15 am, we will be having a Canada Day Celebration with lunch to follow.
- On Sunday July 9 at 11:00 am, we will be celebrating Pastor Otke's 30th year in the Ministry. A barbeque will follow the service.
- On July 30 at 3:00 pm, Lappe Lutheran Church will be hosting a Finnish service to honour the 100th Anniversary of Lappe with guest preacher Markku Niemela
- On November 5 at 11:15 am, we will NOT be having our Sunday morning worship service. At 3:00 pm that day, there will be a service to celebrate the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation and our 100th Anniversary. Lunch to follow.
- On December 3 at 5:00 pm, Pikku Joulu (Little Christmas) will be held at Lappe Church.
- On December 24 at 5:00 pm, we will be having our Christmas Eve Cemetery service at Lappe Cemetery, followed by a Christmas Eve Candlelight Service at 8:00 pm at Lappe Church.
- On December 31 at 11:15 am, there will be a 100th Anniversary Year End Service with lunch to follow.