Peace Lutheran Church Port Byron, IL

News and Events

July 2019 at a Glance

July 7 Church Service 10:15 a.m.
July 14 Church Service 10:15 a.m.
July 21 Church Service 10:15 a.m., Birthday Sunday after worship.
July 28 Church Service 10:15 a.m.

Food Pantry - Great results in June for donations to Messiah Food Pantry. Don't forget, children are home for the summer. Think kids! Thanks for your help!

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 opportunity 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