Following state orders, we have suspended our indoor Sunday worship gatherings.
We are currently meeting for OUTDOOR worship services in the courtyard/parking lot
of First Lutheran Church of Venice, with a single worship service at 10:00 a.m. Our weekly
worship service is livestreamed on our YouTube page (First Lutheran Church Venice).

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Join us for OUTDOOR worship each Sunday morning at 10:00 a.m.

St. Andrew's Abbey Retreat

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November 19, 2021 to November 21, 2021

1:00pm – 1:00pm

Come to the high desert for rest, renewal and fellowship. For over 30 years, members and friends of FLV have been retreating to St. Andrew’s Abbey, a Benedictine monastic community in Valyermo, CA. This year our retreat will be held from Friday, November 19 through Sunday, November 21, 2021.

Over the weekend, we order our time together around the monks’ prayer schedule so that those who wish may join them in the chanting of the Psalms. We will have some structured study and fellowship time together on Saturday morning and mid-afternoon and there is ample unstructured time to read, walk, pray, nap, and visit the Book & Fine Art Store. On Saturday night, we’ll screen a film and enjoy some wine and treats. On Sunday morning, we’ll close with our own special worship service beneath the aspen trees in Father Eleutherius’s garden.

The retreat is open to anyone in the FLV community. The cost for the weekend is $180 per person for a shared room (including six tasty meals). If you would like a private room, the cost is $230. 

For more information about the Abbey, visit their website at St. Andrew's Abbey.

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June 26, 2021 8:30am – 10:00am
Men's Group (via Zoom)
June 27, 2021 9:00am – 9:30am
Children's Bible Story Time (via Zoom)
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