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Parish Services


The Lord’s Supper


The Divine Service with Holy Communion, sometimes called Mass, is celebrated every Sunday at 9:00 a.m. Other Divine Services are celebrated as announced in the parish calendar.

 

Matins, a once common prayer service in the Lutheran churches, is prayed at 9:00 a.m. on Monday through Thursday. The service includes Psalms, readings from Holy Scripture, and various prayers.

 

Holy Absolution

 

Private Absolution (as taught in Luther’s Small Catechism) is available by appointment. All confessions are kept in strictest confidence.


Catechesis (Instruction in the Christian Faith)

 

Those desiring membership at Saint Paul Lutheran Church are asked to speak with the Pastor. In order to receive the Sacrament of our Lord’s Supper, instruction in the Christian Faith according to the Scriptures and Luther’s Small Catechism is necessary. There is no fee or obligation for Instruction.


Office Hours

 

The office is open daily from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. on Monday through Friday. The Pastor is on call 24 hours a day.


Visitation of the Hospitalized and Homebound

 

The Pastor is willing to visit those members of the Parish who are hospitalized or homebound. Visitation includes Scripture readings, prayers and the Lord’s Supper. Please contact the Pastor if you know of someone in need of Pastoral visitation.


Sunday School

 

Children and adults are invited to attend Saint Paul Sunday School at 10:35 a.m. on Sundays. Lessons center around the Holy Scriptures, the Lutheran Confessions, and the Small Catechism. There is no cost or fee.