Red Geranium(s) for Pentecost Sunday

You are invited to purchase a red geranium, the color associated with Pentecost, for use in “decorating” the chancel on Pentecost Sunday, May 23, 2021. The red geranium may be taken home after the morning services, the evening service, or picked up in the Fellowship Center during the week. Cost is $6.00 for a six-inch potted red geranium. Order deadline is Sunday, May 9, 2021. Download a copy of the Red Geranium Order Form.

Ascension Day Worship Service with Holy Communion

Thursday, May 13, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.

Starting Thursday, May 27, 2021 . . .

Summer Worship Services Schedule Begins
Thursdays at 7:00 p.m.
Sundays at 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m.
No Adult Bible Study

Thank you for supporting our school!

The St. John-Emmanuel school students have placed bookmarks in everyone's church mailbox as a way of showing how much they appreciate having a Lutheran school. God is good to us in so many ways, and you are a great blessing to the students in the school.

Items at April Voters Meeting

  1. Accepted the Church Roof Replacement bid of $77,400.00 from Lengacher Brothers. This project will remove the current roof and replace it with a one inch standing seam metal roof;
  2. Accepted the School Building Flat Roof Replacement bid of $91,000.00 also from Lengacher Brothers. This project will install a tapered roof that will provide proper draining of rain water and increase the insulation value of the roof material from R-8 to R-35;
  3. Delegated to the Church Council the authority to secure up to $175,000.00 in a loan for financing the two roof projects combined;
  4. Adopted a 2021-2022 congregation budget of $410,583.00; and
  5. Elected church officers for the coming year for the following positions: Chairman, Recording Secretary, Treasurer, Elder, Two Deacons, Two School Board Members, Three Trustees, Two Stewardship, and a Gym Director.

Athletic Director Opening

Saint John-Emmanuel Lutheran School is looking for a part-time Athletic Director beginning with the 2021-2022 school year. If you are interested, please contact Axel Gruen, Principal, for more information and a job description at (260) 639-0123 or email him at

School Teacher Needed

Wyneken Memorial Lutheran School is seeking a school teacher (3 days a week, pre-K) for the 2021-2022 academic year. Individuals who have LCMS synodical and theological training as well as an Indiana teaching license are preferred. Those interested are asked to submit a resume and cover letter. For additional information, please contact Andrew Gavrun at 260-639-6177 or