May 26, 2018
Saturday evening’s casual worship service is one of Holy Communion. Hymns come from a variety of sources and may be traditional or more contemporary. When a Sunday festival occurs (such as Reformation or Pentecost), the weekend’s Saturday service will also celebrate that festival. On the night before Easter, a shortened form of the Easter Vigil service is used. There is no need to dress up – come as you are.
May 27, 2018
Our Sunday morning worship service takes one of several forms depending on the Sunday. On the first Sunday of the month and on festival Sundays (such as Easter and Reformation), we celebrate Holy Communion. The second and third Sundays of each month use the Service of the Word. When there are five Sundays in a month, the fourth Sunday typically also uses this service. On the last Sunday, we use the Service of the Word with Healing. When a festival falls…
May 27, 2018
Trinity Sunday, or the Holy Trinity, celebrates God as the three-in-one, the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. It is the only Sunday in the church year dedicated to God as a whole rather than Jesus or the Holy Spirit.
Oct 1, 2018
The first Sunday in October is celebrated as “Ingathering Sunday” (formerly “Blanket Sunday”) in which items are collected and blessed before being sent to relief organizations. In particular, we use this Sunday to bless the quilts made Hands of Love Quilters in the past year and thank those that helped make them. The quilts are taken to Lutheran World Relief to be used around the world following disasters.
Oct 28, 2018
A celebration of Martin Luther and the beginning of the Lutheran church. Holy Communion is celebrated as part of this festival Sunday.
Jan 7, 2019
Celebration of Jesus’ baptism in the river by John the Baptist.
Apr 1, 2019
Full service celebrating The Resurrection of Our Lord with special music by a brass ensemble and Holy Communion.