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June is Cataract Awareness Month

by Dan Wilkinson

What is a Cataract? A cataract is a clouding of the eye’s lens, which blocks or changes the passage of light into the eye. The lens of the eye is located behind the pupil and the colored iris, and is normally transparent. The lens helps to focus images onto the retina – which transmits the […]

Janesville Summer Food and Fun Schedule

by Dan Wilkinson

All children 18 years of age and under are eligible to receive FREE MEALS for the summer. No need to sign up or apply for the program – just bring yourself and enjoy tasty and nutritious meals provided by the Janesville School District.

Farmer’s Market Vouchers for Seniors

by Dan Wilkinson

The Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program provides vouchers worth $25 to eligible households so that they may purchase locally grown produce at approved farmer’s markets. Rock County residents age 60 or older (Native Americans age 55 or older) with a monthly household income that does not exceed $1872 for one person or $2538 for two […]

Memorial Day – May 28th, 2018

by Dan Wilkinson

Eternal God, Your love is stronger than death, and Your passion more fierce than the grave. We rejoice in the lives of those whom You have drawn into Your eternal embrace. Keep us in joyful communion with them until we join the saints of every people and nation gathered before Your throne in Your ceaseless […]

May is National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month

by Dan Wilkinson

Each year, the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) declares May to be “National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month.” It’s a peak season for those with asthma and allergies, and a perfect time to educate your patients, family, friends, co-workers and others about these diseases. There is no cure for asthma and allergies, and […]

Compassion Sunday on Mother’s Day

by Dan Wilkinson

The St. John Congregation will again be celebrating Compassion Sunday on Mother’s Day. We choose this day because there is no greater way to honor one’s mother than to do God’s work. Supporting a child helps to care for children in places where families do not have the means to give their children the basic […]

GIFTS Men’s Shelter

by Dan Wilkinson

Our congregation and our friends and co-workers from Hope Lutheran Church will once again help with the GIFTS Men’s Shelter beginning on May 20th and running through May 27th. We will work at the new GIFTS Men’s Shelter location on N. Washington St.  We still urgently need more helpers and more donors: meal providers, cooks, […]

Meals on Wheels

by Dan Wilkinson

MEALS ON WHEELS STILL NEEDS DRIVERS AND CARRIERS! We still need drivers and carriers (who take the meals to the door) to work as teams for May 23rd and the week of May 28th – June 1st. You can help for one or two days or the whole week. We are grateful for any and […]

Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive

by Dan Wilkinson

The 26th Annual Letter Carriers’ Stamp Out Hunger® Food Drive is held on Saturday, May 12. Place a bag of non-perishable food near your mailbox and your letter carrier will make sure it is donated to local food pantries! It is the largest one-day food drive in America. Thank you for helping our friends and […]

Lutherdale – Spring Feast

by Dan Wilkinson

Dinners at the Lake Mark your calendars, it’s only One Week Away! April 27th, 2018 Menu will include: Honey & Brown Sugar Glazed Pork Loin, Potato Leek Soup, Baked Fish w/ White Wine Reduction, Spring Vegetable Medley, Roasted Potatoes, & Strawberry Lemon Muffins COST: $14 for Adults……… $7 Youth (age 12 and under) Reservations suggested […]