Sunday Worship Times

8:00 a.m. & 10:15 a.m.

Education Hour 9:05 a.m. (September – April)

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200 South Main Street

Charles City, Iowa


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Latest News

Family Board’s Clothing Swap & Sale

The Family board will be holding a back-t0-school Clothing Swap & Sale September 22 from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. in the Parish Hall. All items will be .50 cents. They are in need of donated items. Those who donate will receive 10 tickets for free items and will also be able to start shopping early…


St. John will begin the Fall Worship Schedule on September 9th. Services will be at 8:00 and 10:15 a.m. The Education Hour will begin September 16th at 9:05 a.m.

Blessing of the Backpacks

We will have “Blessing of the Backpacks” at both services on September 9th! All students, teachers and support staff are welcome to participate.

Rally Day September 9th!

Worship Services will be 8:00 & 10:15 a.m. with a picnic lunch to be served after the 10:15 a.m. service in the Parish Hall. Also, there will be registration for Sunday School & After School will be in the Parish Hall & games to play for family fun!  

Upcoming Events

Newsletter Deadline
Sep 19 all-day
Wednesday Night Supper @ St. John Lutheran Parish Hall
Sep 19 @ 5:00 pm – 6:15 pm
Carol Choir
Sep 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm

Carol Choir is for students in grades 1st through 6th grade. Carol Choir is led by Erik Hoefer

St. John Confirmation program
Sep 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Confirmation is designed for 7th, 8th & 9th grade students. St. John has a “University style” program. Each student takes a 6 week course each time period with required and optional courses. For more information contact Laurie Heidebrink at 228-3397.

Trinity Choir
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Trinity Choir is for everyone 7th grade through adults who would like to sing and “make a joyous noise” to the Lord! Join us in this music ministry!

Communications Board @ Chapel
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Children’s Clothing Swap @ Parish Hall
Sep 22 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Children’s Clothing Swap & Sale! Do your kids need affordable back to school clothing? Mark your calendar for this event of September 22nd in the Parish Hall. (Those who donate clothing will get in early to shop at 11:30 a.m.!

7th Grade Students Entering Confirmation Milestone
Sep 23 all-day

7th grade students entering Confirmation will be celebrated at either service on September 23rd.

Worship @ St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church
Sep 23 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

St. John has a communion service on the 1st & 3rd Sunday of the month.

Education Hour
Sep 23 @ 9:05 am – 10:05 am

The Education Hour at St. John includes Sunday School and any Adult Bible studies. Sunday School begins at 9:05 a.m.