We ‘re glad you have stopped by. As a community of faith for 151 years, we share a passion for making positive changes in our community and world. Our vision is to reach every person with the love of Christ and we hope you feel that love when you worship with us. We look forward to sharing Christ's love with you. 150th Celebration Video
What should I wear?
Come as you are! You will find a variety of attire, from suits, dresses, khakis, jeans, and shorts for indoor and outdoor worship.
What are your beliefs?
As a member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), we share a living, daring confidence in God's grace. Our faith is built on a strong belief in God as made known to us in Jesus Christ. Through worship, service, and education, we practice our faith, grow our relationship with God and experience God's grace in our lives. Join us as we do God's work in Christ's name for the life of the world.
What is your worship style?
Each service has its own unique worship style.
Sat. 5 PM is a smaller traditional service with weekly communion.
Sun. 8 AM is traditional and features a rotation of choirs and bell ringers.
Sun. 10:30 AM is contemporary with a praise band leading worship (outdoors by the lake at 9:30 AM June-August).
Wednesday 6:30 PM youth worship with confirmation students is open to everyone.
Lenten worship Wednesdays at 6:30 PM. A Soup Supper with homemade soup, bakery breads & desserts starts at 5 PM.
Can I take communion?
Yes, all who believe that Christ is present in the bread and wine - with grace and forgiveness of sins – are encouraged to participate.
Juice and Gluten-free wafers are always available. Communion is offered weekly Sat 5 PM, and the 1st & 3rd Sun. at 8 & 10:30 AM.
How are children involved in worship?
During Sunday Worship (8 & 10:30 AM Sept. - May, 9:30 AM June - August) pastors gather with children 3 -8 yrs. for a fun, child-friendly message based on the day’s sermon. After the message children are invited to Children's Church (Sept. - May at 10:30 AM worship) which uses drama, crafts & activities to expand on the day's sermon. Children return to their parents after the sermon.
Do you have a Nursery?
Yes, our caring Nursery staff and volunteers engage children birth - 4 yrs with Bible stories, crafts, activities and an abundance of tender loving care. Available Sunday mornings 7:45 AM until the end of 10:30 AM worship (June - August 9:30 AM worship only).
Do you have Sunday School?
Yes, join us at 9:00 am on Sundays (Sept. 9 - May 19). Your kids will love it! Interactive learning with music, drama, crafts, large & small groups in our lower level Fellowship Hall. Parents are welcome to stay. We look forward to seeing you!
Do you have Adult Classes on Sunday?
Yes, join us at 9:00 AM on Sundays (Sept. - May). A variety of classes and fellowship groups are held. Enjoy fair trade Mt. Meru coffee or Tea, donuts and fresh fruit in our Gathering Area overlooking the lake.