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SERVICE TIMES + Holy Week Schedule

SUNDAYS:
Divine Service: 9:00am
WEDNESDAYS:
Vespers: 6:30pm
4TH THURSDAY:
Matins: 9:30am

Opportunities to STudy God's Word

SUNDAYS
Bible Study: 10:30am
Sunday School: 10:30am
TUESDAYS
Table Talk: 7:00pm
WEDNESDAYS
Looking ahead at Sunday Morning (Mens' Group): 8:00am
Looking ahead at Sunday Morning (Ladies' Group): 9:30am
Confirmation Classes: 7:15pm (following Vespers)
A Note from Pastor
November 5th, 2022
  As we move into November, the readings and the hymns emphasize the Judgment Day and the return of Christ.  “The day is surely drawing near,” we sing, “when Jesus, God’s anointed, in all His power shall appear as judge whom God appointed.”  (LSB 508)    Therefore, we remember that time is short. They remind us that even though Christians have been waiting for our Lord’s return since He first asce...
A Note from Pastor
October 5th, 2022
Luther was in his study at Wittenberg one day when he heard a beggar singing these words out in the street, 'Es ist das Heil uns kommen her…” As we sing in English, “Salvation unto us has come by God's free grace and favor; Good works cannot avert our doom, they help and save us never. Faith looks to Jesus Christ alone, who did for all the world atone, He is our One Redeemer.”  What Luther was hea...
A Note from Pastor
September 1st, 2022
The apostle Paul exhorted Timothy saying, “But as for you, continue in what you have learned and have firmly believed, knowing from whom you learned it and how from childhood you have been acquainted with the sacred writings, which are able to make you wise for salvation through faith in Christ Jesus.” (2 Timothy 3:14-15)      This encouragement from God’s Word is more important than ever before. ...
Lutheran Homeschooling: Catechizing an Evangelical Worldview at Home
August 6th, 2022
As we approach Catechesis classes and school starting, we have another treat from Pastor Johnson. Pastor Johnson presented on Catechesis in the Home at this year's ACELC conference. You can watch his presentation (below) or read his paper on the ACELC website.......
A Note from Pastor
July 1st, 2022
In place of his normal monthly note, here's Pastor's Paper presented at Iowa District East Symposia on "Obeying God Rather Than Man: When to Remove Your Children From Public Schooling". Enjoy!......