A Closer Walk with God –
THAT IS OUR MISSION.
A closer walk with God through spirituality, evangelism, and community involvement is our mission and our vision. If you are looking for a church in or around the Peoria area where you can feel at home we invite you to experience God’s grace and peace here, where you are always welcome.
Worship Services For Everyone
Our Sunday worship service begins at 9:00 A.M. Pastor Wayne Shelksohn and our lay ministers lead us in worship that includes music and liturgy from the Evangelical Lutheran Worship Hymnals, choir anthems, scripture, a children’s sermon, and a message. We observe the sacrament of Holy Communion weekly (except on the fifth Sunday of the month). A healing station is available on the last Sunday of each month.
Celebrate Christianity around the world during our Global Worship Services held two Sunday’s a month. Our projection system allows you to worship freely and fully enjoy your worship experience.
Getting to Know You
During Fellowship Time 10:15 a.m., our congregation’s groups and families meet with members and visitors in our fellowship area to enjoy conversation and a variety of refreshments.
A Closer Walk with God
Beginning at 10:30 a.m. each Sunday, various education classes are offered for children age 3 through adults. Included are youth education classes and confirmation classes. A variety of adult education classes focusing on current events, stewardship, and purposeful living are offered throughout the year.
Click here for more information on our Sunday School program
Children’s Church is held on the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month. Children ages 3 – 6th grade are encouraged to attend Children’s Church. We have an opening song, an offering, a lesson and a time for prayer.
Kids are Welcome
A staffed nursery is available upon request during worship for infants through four-year-olds. The nursery is equipped with a diaper changing table in a private bathroom, napping crib, rocking chair, books, toys, crayons, and play areas. A cry room is also available at the rear of the church.