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NEW TO THE AREA?  Welcome! One of the best ways to start in a new place is to find a church family!  We’re not meeting in person right now, but the church is far from closed. God’s work in worship, mission, youth groups, and fellowship are unbroken. If there are ways we might connect with you or provide further information about Messiah Lutheran Church,  please click here! 

ONLINE WORSHIP

Sunday Service of Worship –  July 12, 2020
Sixth Sunday after Pentecost 

Pre-Recorded Service of Pentecost Sunday will be available at 6 a.m. Sunday Morning. Please be sure to download an e-bulletin and e-insert so you can follow along and stay informed.

Members don’t forget the Online Fellowship Time at 10 a.m. via the ZOOM conferencing app. The ZOOM meeting ID Instructions were sent in recent e-news.

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Sunday Service of Worship –  July 5, 2020
Fifth Sunday after Pentecost 

Pre-Recorded Service of Worship will be available at 6 a.m. Sunday Morning.  Please be sure to download an e-bulletin and e-insert so you can follow along. 

Members don’t forget the Online Fellowship Time at 10 a.m. via the ZOOM conferencing app. The ZOOM meeting ID Instructions were sent in recent e-news.

Download and VIEW e-bulletin 

Download and PRINT e-bulletin 

Download the e-bulletin insert

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Service and Reception Information - Judy Starkloff

Service and Reception Information for Judy Starkloff can be found by clicking the link or image above.

WORSHIP

UPDATE  6/11/2020 

Online Only Sunday Worship Services shall continue.    We continue to be church together in our separate places.   Please check the church calendar for upcoming events!   The church office remains staffed during office hours, yet we are keeping our doors locked to keep our church space as Covid-19 free as possible.   Thank you!  

For more information visit: 

June 5 MLC Covid-19 Response Letter
Southeastern Synod Covid-19 Page

  Please take care.  Please stay connected.

Pre-Recorded Sunday Services of Worship

ONLINE ONLY
starting at 6:00 a.m.

Rev. Scott Peterson, Pastor

Contact Us:
(256) 721-0041  | office@mlutheran.org
Office Hours: M-F, 8:30 a.m. - Noon
An ELCA Affiliated Congregation
Established 1990

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LOCATION

Messiah Lutheran Church 7740 Hwy 72 West Madison, Alabama 35758 _______________________________

CHURCH EVENTS - click to view

BIBLE READING

Compassion Camp

Vacation Bible School

Once again St. Matthews Episcopal and Messiah Lutheran Church will partner up on Vacation Bible School.  This year’s VBS will be at home, and online July 13 -17th.
This year our theme is
Compassion Camp, and our camp directors, Sara and Lee Ann, are excited to have you join us for this awesome week. You can register, and find more information at our VBS Website.

Give and Take Cart

Stop by the front entry porch of Messiah Lutheran Church. There are cloth face masks if you need one, hymnals to borrow for online worship,  devotionals, and a few other food and hygiene items.

Do you have any of the following items to donate?

Elastic string
pipe cleaners
bias tape

These items can be placed in the plastic donation box outside the door.   Please do not enter the church.

BIBLE READING

BIBLE READING

RSS Daily Bible Verse

  • John 12:44-50 July 11, 2020
    ​50And I know that his commandment is eternal life. What I speak, therefore, I speak just as the Father has told me."

Messiah "Messenger" Blog

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Online Sunday Service of Worship – July 5, 2020

Sunday Service of Worship –  July 5, 2020Fifth Sunday after Pentecost ...

TBD -Taking Back Discipleship

And when He had said this, He breathed on them and said to them, “Receive the Holy...

Sunday Service of Worship – June 28, 2020

https://youtu.be/jtt9kc_P93g Sunday Service of Worship –  June 28, 2020Fourth Sunday after...

Daily Devotion – Friday, June 26, 2020

Editor’s Note: Pastor Scott Peterson is sharing daily devotions written by some of his favorite...

Daily Devotion – Thursday, June 25, 2020

Editor’s Note: Pastor Scott Peterson is sharing daily devotions written by some of his favorite...

Explore Messiah’s Ministries

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Worship

Gathering around God’s Word is central to the church community at Messiah. Services are mostly traditional, though contemporary settings and worship are offered.

Music

Music is a treasured gift from God. Messiah offers a range of music ministries for singers, musicians, and bell-ringers throughout the year for all ages. Rehearsal times vary.

Youth Programs

Faith enriching learning and fellowship activities for upper elementary (MOES), Junior, and Senior High Youth are offered throughout the year. Get your youth involved today.

Education

Sunday School builds a foundation for faith! Messiah offers Sunday School and Bible Studies for all ages as well as First Communion instruction and Confirmation classes.

Outreach and Mission

We are a community-facing church! Messiah members are active and engaged in outreach activities that respond to the real-life needs of our friends and neighbors, near and far.

Stewardship

Stewardship is more than annual pledge drives. It’s using the gifts of time, talent, and treasure, which God has given every one of us to be active in the Church body.

Fellowship

We enjoy being together! Messiah offers fellowship groups for men, women, young adults, seniors and more! Fellowship is an essential part of getting to know your church family!

Music Camp

Open to all children in the community, Messiah’s annual week-long music and drama summer camp will foster a love of singing and acting through learning and presenting an original musical based on the Bible.

Church Resources, Tools, and Links

Online Resources

Third-party online resources that support member giving, volunteer coordination and one very active church family!
Members can choose to automate their monthly contributions through an online, third-party payment service. The service allows members full management of their giving as needed.
“Sign-Up Genius” is an online, website tool we use to help coordinate volunteers for our Services of Worship, ministries, and other various other activities.
View our facility calendar and resource page. Looking for a space to host a small gathering? Start here!
Pass the Peace!