Ash Wednesday Today we start the season in the Church Year known as Lent. The word Lent comes from an Old English word for Spring (“lengten,” the time of the year when the days grow longer). For the last 1700years, the Church has set aside the 40 days between Ash...
Advent Devotion 1 Today: Hope Faith is being sure of what we HOPE for and certain of what we do not see. – Hebrews 11:3 If you’d like to follow along with the service video, feel free to download or view today’s service...
Is to make disciples for Jesus Christ by sharing the gospel in God’s Word and Sacraments. Following God’s direction and seeking His help, we will fulfill this mission by conducting the following activities:
• Glorifying and praising God through public worship services,
• Teaching classes for all ages
o to strengthen those who believe,
o to train and equip members to lead exemplary Christian lives,
o to train and equip members to reach out to others;
• Seeking the lost and straying,
• Administering the sacraments of Baptism and Holy Communion,
• Mutually encouraging one another through fellowship activities,
• Supporting one another and caring for each other’s needs, and
• Participating in the worldwide mission of the church through our synodical and district affiliations