Peace Lutheran Church Port Byron, IL

News and Events

August 2019 at a Glance

September 1 Church Service 10:15 a.m.
September 8 Church Service 10:15 a.m.
September 15 Church Service 10:15 a.m.
September 23 Church Council meeting, 7:00 p.m., Fellowship Hall
September 17 Ladies of Peace, Coffee and Conversation 4:00 p.m., Dunkin Donuts
September 22 Church Service 10:15 a.m.
September 29 Church Service 10:15 a.m.
September 30 Deadline for newsletter

Ladies of Peace - "Coffee and Conversation" Meeting at Dunkin Donuts in Silvis on Tuesday, September 17th at 4:00 p.m. This replaces our Book Club Meeting.

Food Pantry - Let's not forget the Food Pantry! 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