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Gifting for Good!

Gifting for Good is easy at Messiah Lutheran Church. Click the photo to learn more about how you cab give a gift in someone’s name that will go to helping others through Messiah’s ministries and missions.

Sermon Series: Advent Prophets

Sermon Series:  ADVENT PROPHETS This year, MLC will have Advent mid-week services of worship on Wednesdays, December 6, 13, and 20 at 12:00 noon and 7:00 p.m.  The evening services will have Holden Evening Prayer for liturgy.  At Noon we will have readings from God's...

You’ve Got a Friend

Read Pastor Scott’s December 2017 message from the “Messiah Messenger” monthly newsletter. ADVENT BEGINS A NEW CHURCH YEAR FOR THE FRIENDS OF GOD. This year, MLC will have Advent mid-week services of worship on Wednesdays, December 6, 13, and 20 at 12:00 noon and 7:00 p.m. In these Wednesday Advent services, we will listen to three prophets–three friends of God: Moses, Isaiah, and John the Baptist will help prepare the way for us to celebrate the coming of our Lord Jesus.

Wheelchair Ramp #28, 4 Nov 2017

The Wheelchair Ramp Team of Messiah Lutheran Church conducted another successful ramp build today. This ongoing ministry of Messiah Lutheran Church is conducted in partnership with CASA of Madison County to build fully functional and safe ramps for those in need. This...

It’s Good to Be Lutheran

The 500th Anniversary of Martin Luther’s historic “95 Theses” is this month.  Pastor Scott shares his top ten reasons why it’s “Good to be a Lutheran.” If those reasons sound “good to you” too, and you’d like to hear more, come and worship at Messiah Lutheran Church!



“The Messiah Messenger”

The Official  Monthly Newsletter of Messiah Lutheran Church
Newsletter Editor:  Rebecca Mast
Communications Director: Meredith Kilby 

The monthly “Messiah Messenger” has been a source of information and inspiration for Messiah members for years!   You can choose to receive a printed edition of the newsletter or decide to receive yours via e-mail.

December 2018

  • Pastor’s Message: “Lutherans are different especially this time of year. “
  • Outreach: Life Passages, Salvation Army Tree, Advent Offerings to The Riley Center and Gathered by Grace
  • Music & Worship:  Worship and Music through Advent and Christmas
  • Youth:   Christmas parties and gatherings planned for MLC Youth
  • Newsflashes:  20th Annual Ring & Sing, Manly Man Gift Exchange

November 2018 

  • Pastor’s Message: The Wisdom of Traveling Light 
  • Outreach: Life Passages, Ring and Sing Turns 20
  • Music & Worship:  Opportunities for Worship and Music through Advent and Christmas
  • Youth:  MOEs family trip to McWane Science Center on Saturday, Nov 17
  • Newsflashes:  Congregation Meeting & Potluck  Nov 4, Quilt Auction through Nov 30

October 2018

  • Pastor’s Page  –  “What is Messiah’s 2019 Plan for Mission?” 
  • Mission Outreach  –  Pet Blessing Oct 6, LEAP Academy Update
  • Music Ministries –  Yakov and Dina Kasman featured on Oct 14
  • Youth & Education –  God’s Work, Our Hands recap
  • September Pictures, Newsflashes & More!

September 2018

  • Pastor’s Page  “Who Gives you the most?”
  • Mission Outreach  –  God’s Work Our Hands Sunday  1-5 Sep 9
  • New Members received August 19th
  • Music Ministries –  Come, sing and play in Music Ministries!
  • Youth & Education –  Alassippi Retreat Details, Deadline Sep 16
  • Sunday School – Jesus Among Secular Gods begins Sep 23
  • Stewardship – “Why Tithe?”  — Commitment Sunday is Sep 23
  • Birthdays, Month In Pictures Link, Prayer Families, and September Calendar

August  2018

  • Pastor’s Page  “What Have You Learned?”
  • Children’s Church has a new format this fall!
  • Music at Messiah kicks off a new year with Andrew Nalley
  • Draft on Social Statement on Women and Justice on Aug 19
  • Rally Day is Sunday, August 5th
  • Birthdays, Prayer Families, and August Calendar

July 2018

  • Pastor’s Page  “Come to Church”
  • Mission Outreach  –  Madison Expo Booth July 28
  • Sanctuary Piano Dedicated June 6
  • “The Choir Goes Country” for LEAP Academy Sep 6
  • Youth –  Vacation Bible School July 9 – 13
  • Birthdays, Prayer Families, and July Calendar

June 2018

  • Pastor’s Page – Ten Reasons to Give God Thanks and Praise During June
  • Outreach –  Life Passages, Ministry Spotlight:  LEAP Academy Book Drive 
  • Music – Piano Dedication, Summer Choir Schedule & 18-19 Music at Messiah Concerts
  • Youth – Messy Games, Point Mallard & IHop Fundraiser for Sr. Youth
  • Newsflashes, New Member Photos & more! 

May 2018

  • Pastor’s Page – Ordinations and Affirmations; Keeping the Promises of Your Holy Baptism
  • Outreach –  Life Passages, Ministry Spotlight:  Men of Messiah & Women’s Book and Social Club 
  • Music – Adam Cobb Organ Concert on May 20, Piano Dedication June 10
  • Youth – Trivia Night Fundraiser is May 6, May meeting dates, VBS information
  • Newsflashes, Photos from #31 CASA Ramp Build and more!

April 2018

  • Pastor Scott’s Page – The Seeds of Faith in the Risen Jesus Were Planted in You
  • Outreach – MLC Rummage Sale Supports Bell Choir, Comforters
  • Music – An Oboe Stop for Messiah’s Organ – Music at Messiah  returns May 20 with organist Adam Cobb
  • Finance – Changes proposed to 2019 Giving Envelopes

March 2018 

  • Pastor Scott’s Page – “Remember you are dust, and to dust you shall return”
  • Outreach – Christian Women’s Job Corp
  • Music –  Steinway purchased for Messiah’s Sanctuary
  • A Comforter’s Quilt Story – Years in the Making
  • New Member Photos

February 2018

  • Pastor Scott’s Page – “New Life Coming to Light – Seven Signs of the Savior”
  • Outreach – Kids to Love KTECH training program.
  • Music – Music Camp details announced!
  • Youth & Ed – 30-Hour Fasting for Food, Fishing for Fund

January 2018

  • Pastor Page – “Soggy Cereal and Tepid Tea”
  • Outreach –  Conversation Cafe plans “Seeking Shalom”  Class
  • Music – Talent Show &  Piano Update
  • Welcome New Members
  • Link to Sights and Sounds –  Ring & Sing, Children’s Christmas Program gallery
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