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Faith Lutheran Church

A Christ-centered congregation of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) in Bloomington, Indiana.

For up-to-date news, announcements, and resources, please check our dedicated COVID-19 response page or follow us on Facebook.

 

For pastoral care please contact Pastor Edwards or Pastor Beck.

WORSHIP WITH US!

Maundy Thursday – April 9 – Worship ONLINE

Good Friday – April 10 – Worship ONLINE

Easter Sunday – April 12 – Worship ONLINE –  OR – 10:30am DRIVE-IN

(Stay in cars, tune in to 91.7 FM, and follow this order of service)

View past online worship services here.

2200 S. High Street, Bloomington, IN 47401

News & Events

Worship for EASTER Sunday, April 12

Join us this Sunday at 10:30 am for our Drive-In service in our parking lot.

  • Park in the main lot, facing the upper entryway.
  • Please remain in your vehicle at all times, windows up. No access to the building is allowed, so use the bathroom before you come.
  • Tune in to FM 91.7 to listen.
  • Download the Order of Service here.
  • Offerings may be placed in the open mailbox on the way out of the parking lot. Or submit this form to set up automatic withdrawals.
  • Greet each other with the peace of the Lord via smiles and waves through closed car windows.

We pray that this service will be an encouragement to you while maintaining social distance and the care of our neighbor.

We also continue to post our Sunday and midweek services ONLIINE. You can access them via this website or our Facebook page, or directly on our YouTube channel.  Feel free to share with your friends and family!

Continue to stay tuned in for further updates concerning services at Faith. In this time where we may be bound to keeping our distance with one another, the Gospel will never be bound! If you worship with us either in the parking lot or online, please let us know via the green button above.

If you need pastoral care, please contact us by phone or email. Continue to pray for us, as we pray for you.

Together in Christ,
Pastors Edwards and Beck

Hosanna

Palm Sunday Craft

Make your own palm branch or Hosanna coloring page.

ONLINE Devotion

“Personal, family, and public calamities test the Christian’s response to God’s promises…” Listen as Pastor Beck reminds us in this devotion that “all [our] times and seasons [are] under God’s unshakeable control.”

April NEWS

See below for our April NEWS. Check in regularly here on the website, keep an eye on our full online Calendar, and like us on Facebook for all the most up-to-date information and resources.

Mowing Schedule

The lawn mowing schedule was mailed out to this year’s crew members. If you signed up and didn’t receive a copy, contact the church office. Be sure to connect with your team member early to make arrangements.

Easter Photo Scavenger Hunt

We may not have been able to hold our regular Easter Egg Hunt this year, but here’s a wonderful Easter photo scavenger hunt you can do with your family at home!

Generosity Feeds

(tentatively rescheduled for October 3, 2020)

New Pictorial Directory

Postponed.  We will reschedule at a later date.

Stepping On

Postponed. Contact Janet Hitzeman (812-345-0882) with questions.

Attention Past and Potential Faith Softball Team Members!!

The 2020 men’s softball season is currently set to start league play in early May. Contact Mark Riggins  (812-325-4275), Doug Hackman (812-325-3684) or Norm Papke (812-824-7420) for more details if you are interested in joining this year’s team.  You will be able to sign the form after the season starts, before the first game you play. Be safe out there and we can’t wait to see you all out on the field for another great year of Faith softball!

Spirit Camp

June 1 – 4

Children and Adult volunteers (age 18+):  REGISTER HERE.

Calling all middle and high school students (currently in grades 6-11):  Join the ranks of Servanteens – an integral part of the Spirit Camp staff each year.

Craft Night is scheduled for Saturday, May 9 at 5:30 pm in the Grand Hall. Bring a pair of scissors and a mini hot glue gun, if you have them.

 

 

There are continuing changes and adaptations to the schedule and routines in the Faith Lutheran community right now.  To see the full calendar of events, click the button below.

“Hosanna: Lord, save us now!” This is a cry ringing out from many faithful (and even not-so-faithful) people in our world today. With the outbreak of a global pandemic, our society seeks deliverance from all the perils and uncertainties in the world around us. Yet, even dangers such as viruses, a faltering economy, or even war are all but symptoms of the far greater plague on mankind which is sin. Sin rips us away from life and casts us into death; it seeks to separate us from our loving God and Father. The monstrous presence of sin is something no amount of saving, quarantining, or discipline could ever hope to overcome and so we call out for rescue. To that end, God the Father sends forth His only begotten Son.

Only Jesus is the answer to those villains who are seeking our very soul. Jesus has come to save us now. Wave your palm branches for Him alone. “Hosanna! Lord, Deliver Us!” He is present always to save us – even as things look most uncertain. We in the church are blessed in times of trial to share this good word with our neighbors in peril

The celebration of Palm Sunday is a bold proclamation in the face of sin and death that our Lord still comes to deliver His people!