We have both Traditional and CONNECT (contemporary) worship. Both are liturgical.

Worship Services

TRADITIONAL

Traditional liturgy using the Lutheran Service Book. Songs and hymns are accompanied by the organ.

  • Saturday 6:00 PM

  • Sunday 8:00 AM

  • 1st Sunday of each month
    11:00 AM with Holy Communion

Located in the Church Nave

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Located in the School Cafeteria

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CONNECT

Worship in a casual setting with the service projected on a screen. Songs and hymns are accompanied by a small band or music videos.  Beverages and snacks are available.

Sunday 9:30 AM

We have both Traditional and CONNECT (contemporary) worship. Both are liturgical.

Worship Services

TRADITIONAL

Traditional liturgy using the Lutheran Service Book. Songs and hymns are accompanied by the organ.

Saturday 6:00 PM

Sunday 8:00 AM

Located in the Church Nave
Contact Us With Questions

CONNECT

Worship in a casual setting with the service projected on a screen. Songs and hymns are accompanied by a small band or music videos.  Beverages and snacks are available.

Sunday 9:30 AM

Located in the School Cafeteria
Contact Us With Questions
Connect Sermons

Meet Our Pastors

REV. RONALD A. BRAUER

REV. RONALD A. BRAUER

Pastor

Reverend Ron A. Brauer has served St. John’s since June 2004. Before becoming a pastor he taught in Lutheran elementary schools in Rocky River, Ohio; Gaylord, Minn.; Fremont, Neb.; & Rochelle, Ill.
In 2002, he earned a Master of Divinity Degree from Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, Ind. with concentrations in Exegetical and Practical Theology.

REV. DR. KENDALL SCHAEFFER

Assistant Pastor

Reverend Schaeffer has served St John's since 2017.
Before becoming a pastor, he was a Director of Christian Education.  While a DCE he served on the Youth Boards in the Northern Illinois District and Iowa District West.

Pastor Schaeffer earned the Master of Divinity degree from Concordia Theological Seminary, Ft. Wayne. He has served churches in Illinois, Iowa, and Michigan and has also served as Circuit Visitor.

In November 2016, he earned a Doctor of Ministry Degree in Biblical Counseling from Trinity College of the Bible and Trinity Seminary in Newburg, IN.

Meet Our Pastors

REV. RONALD A. BRAUER

REV. RONALD A. BRAUER

Pastor

Reverend Ron A. Brauer has served St. John’s since June 2004. Before becoming a pastor he taught in Lutheran elementary schools in Rocky River, Ohio; Gaylord, Minn.; Fremont, Neb.; & Rochelle, Ill.
In 2002, he earned a Master of Divinity Degree from Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, Ind. with concentrations in Exegetical and Practical Theology.

REV. DR. KENDALL SCHAEFFER

Assistant Pastor

Reverend Schaeffer has served St John's since 2017.
Before becoming a pastor, he was a Director of Christian Education.  While a DCE he served on the Youth Boards in the Northern Illinois District and Iowa District West.

Pastor Schaeffer earned the Master of Divinity degree from Concordia Theological Seminary, Ft. Wayne. He has served churches in Illinois, Iowa, and Michigan and has also served as Circuit Visitor.

In November 2016, he earned a Doctor of Ministry Degree in Biblical Counseling from Trinity College of the Bible and Trinity Seminary in Newburg, IN.

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