SERVICE TIMES + Holy Week Schedule

Divine Service: 9:00am
Vespers: 6:30pm
Matins: 9:30am

Opportunities to STudy God's Word

Bible Study: 10:30am
Sunday School: 10:30am
Table Talk: 7:00pm
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
February 1st, 2023
  The season of Lent begins with Ash Wednesday on February 22.  However, already at the beginning of the month we enter the season of what is called pre-Lent.  While still officially part of the Epiphany season, what are often referred to as the “gesima” Sundays begin to prepare us for the “official” forty day season of Lent leading up to Holy Week and climaxing on Easter Sunday.     The pre-Lente...
A Note from Pastor
January 5th, 2023
“And behold, the star that they had seen when it rose went before them until it came to rest over the place where the child was. When they saw the star, they rejoiced exceedingly with great joy.  And going into the house, they saw the child with Mary, his mother, and they fell down and worshiped him. Then, opening their treasures, they offered him gifts, gold and frankincense and myrrh.” (Matt. 2:...
A Note from Pastor
December 13th, 2022
Throughout the month of December we celebrate the season of Advent, remembering how the prophet Isaiah declared the miraculous birth of Jesus with these words, “Behold the virgin will conceive and bear a son and shall call his name Immanuel.” He also described the how the Messiah would, “bring good news to the poor…bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of ...
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...