Sunday Worship

8:00 AM & 10:15 AM

9:05 Sunday School

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Charles City, Iowa


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Holy Week

Joy… Sorrow… & Everlasting Life Holy Week & Easter – 2014 “Truly this man is God’s Son” Join St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church in Charles City for Holy Week Worship as we travel  through the final period of preperation before the celebration of the Christ’s resurrection on Easter Sunday. At sunset on Maundy Thursday, Lent comes…


Youth & Family Ministries Coordinator

St. John Lutheran Church is looking for a dynamic person to lead our youth and family programs. This full-time position allows you the opportunity to mold and shape this program while working with an energetic staff to carry out God’s will in our community. The right person for this position will develop, lead, and oversee a ministry of faith in Jesus Christ…

Book Club

Book Club Announces 2014 Books

The St. John Book Club announces their 2014 book club reading list. The St. John book club meets the fourth Tuesday of the month in the fireside room. Everyone is welcome.  Books can be picked up the night of the meeting or in the church office. 2014 books March 24th – “An Invisible Thread”  by Laura…


Exploring a soup kitchen

Plates of Plenty For the past five years, a group of high school students and adults from St. John have gone on a 3 or 4-day mission trip to Chicago. Traditionally this trip has focused on ways in which St. John can help provide food for the needy in the windy city. God has provided…


St. John Scholarships

St. John students who will be attending a Lutheran college this fall who would like to receive an EPIC grant must notify the church by May 1. St. John scholarship applications for non-Lutheran colleges are available online by downloading this form . Applications should be emailed to the office by the NEW deadline of April 1….

Upcoming Events

Easter Egging
Apr 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

The youth will be hiding eggs around the community with the message that we remember that Jesus rose for us. If you would like more information please talk to Melinda.

Easter Breakfast
Apr 20 @ 7:00 am – 10:00 am

The youth will be making and serving breakfast. The menu includes eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy, and cinnamon rolls.

Worship @ St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church
Apr 20 @ 8:01 am – 9:00 am
Worship @ St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church
Apr 20 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Youth Board
Apr 20 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Latin Style Fitness
Apr 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Cub Scouts
Apr 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Women’s Bible Study
Apr 22 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Apr 22 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Wednesday Night Supper @ St. John Lutheran Parish Hall
Apr 23 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm