Young Adults in Global Mission Speaker,Calla Gillson has just returned from a life-changing year serving as a Young Adult in Global Mission (YAGM) in Jordan and the Holy Land.  ALC has supported the YAGM program in Southern Africa through our Trust Fund. Come hear the impact of this ministry in which we share. Tuesday, Sept. 24,  12:00 PM in the Skylight Court. A light lunch will be served. All are welcome!

Center Creek Orchard: Join the Christian Ed Board for a fun Family Day at the Center Creek Orchard by Fairmont on Saturday, September 28th at 10am. There are games, a hayride, a big slide, mazes and all kinds of other fun activities to do for a fun fall day! Sign up on the Youth Events bulletin board. We will be taking the bus so please indicate if you will be riding the bus. 

Worship at 5:30pm
Worship at 9am
BAM-S, 10:15am
(Begins September 8th)
WOW (Worship on Wednesday) at 5:45pm
BAM-W at 6:30pm
Confirmation at 6:30pm
9th-12th Sr League at 8pm
(WOW & BAM-W begins on September 4th
Confirmation begins September 18th)
Wednesday Supper
Wednesday Night Supper’s will begin on
September 4th- Walking tacos, fruit cups,
  and a cookie.
September 11th- Ham sandwiches, chips,
  baby carrots, and a bar.
September 18th- Goulash, corn, buttered
  bread, and a cookie.
September 25th- Chicken noodle soup,
  crackers, buttered bread,
  fruit cups, and a bar.

Please Join Us for Worship

Sunday. September 1

9:00 AM Worship w/Holy Communion and Installation of Jane Cartwright as Worship & Music Coordinator

Wednesday, September 4

5:45 PM WOW (Worship on Wednesday) w/Holy Communion and Installation of Melanie Shamp Youth & Family Coordinator

Saturday, September 7

5:30 PM Chapel Service

Sunday, September 8

(Second Sunday Noisy Offering)

9:00 AM Worship w/Benson Family Singers

Wednesday, September 11

5:45 PM WOW (Worship on Wednesday) w/Installation of BAM Leaders, Confirmation Guides, and Blessing of Nursery Bibles

Saturday, September 14

5:30 PM Chapel Service w/Holy Communion

Sunday, September 15

9:00 AM Worship w/Installation of BAM Leaders, Confirmation Guides, and Blessing of Nursery Bibles

Wednesday, September 18

5:45 PM WOW (Worship on Wednesday) w/ Blessing of 3rd Grade Bibles


Saturday, September 21

5:30 PM Chapel Service w/Holy Communion

Sunday, September 22

9:00 AM Worship w/Holy Communion and Blessing of 3rd Grade Bibles

Wednesday, September 25

5:45 PM WOW (Worship on Wednesday)

Saturday, September 28

5:30 PM Chapel Service

Sunday, September 22

9:00 AM Worship 
Our Vision:
People experiencing a life-giving relationship with God.
Our Mission:
Living God’s grace, we cultivate community to love and serve.
Our Values:
God. Each other. Creation.
Affirmed. Included. Valued.
Active. Inquiring. Hopeful
September Events
WOW (Worship on Wednesday) Begins
Wednesday, September 4th at 5:45 PM with Supper beforehand at 5:00 PM
Confirmation Students & Parents Meeting
Wednesday, September 11th at 6:30 PM in the Fellowship Hall
Shetek Conference Fall Gathering
All Women are invited Saturday, September 14: Shetek Fall Conference Gathering at 9:00 AM (Registration at 8:30 AM) at Shetek Lutheran Ministries, Slayton. Program: Pastor Mike and Terry Strangeland, “C.S. Lewis’s Irish Roots”, Lunch $12.00, Contact Karen Skarphol at 831-5540 or 822-0785 if you would like to ride with her or need more information.
Honduras Presentation
Sunday, September 15th at 10:15 AM following Worship. Come to the meeting room across from the office for a presentation by Nick & Judy Trotter on their Mission Trip this year.
Soup & Bread Begins
Sunday, September 15th at 4:30 PM- 6:30 PM in the Fellowship Hall. Come and help us plan activities for the year!
Confirmation Begins
Wednesday, September 18th at 6:30 PM
Women’s GLOW Bible Study
Thursday, September 19 at 2:00 PM Bible Study “Gather magazine page 22 ‘No Hard Feelings? THE ANGST OF ANGER'”, in the Meeting Room across from the ALC office. Contact Carolyn Torkelson at 831-5986 if you have any questions.
Burger Bash & Kick Ball
Sunday, September 22nd at 6:00 PM. Come to the Recreation Softball Fields to  kick off to the school year with our Burger Bash and Kickball! We will be playing kick ball on eagle field, so bring your friends! There will also be a free meal including hamburgers, hotdogs, chips, cookies, and lemonade before kickball. Come have a blast and help us celebrate this school year!


Monday – Friday:

9 am-12 pm & 1 pm-4 pm

Saturday & Sunday:

Tune in to our Worship Broadcasts on

Sunday at 10:30 AM on KDOM 103.1 FM

Watch our Worship 

Thursdays at 10:00 AM & 6:30 PM on Local Cable Channel 3.


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ALC Prayer Chain
All prayer chain requests are handled through the church office. To activate a prayer request please call the church office at 831-1794 or an email may be sent to If you are not part of the ALC Prayer Chain and would like to be, please send your email address and request to the email address above.
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