|I am the good shepherd; I know my sheep and my sheep know me. I lay down my life for the sheep. I have other sheep that are not of this sheep pen. I must bring them also. They too will listen to my voice, and there shall be one flock and one shepherd.
- John 10:14-16
Our mission is summed up in our Call to Action:
We are committed to fulfilling the Great Commission
• Jesus commanded us, "go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit" -Matthew 28:19
• We are active in local outreach and evangelism through our church and in our daily lives
• We support the global outreach work of our synod in bringing the good news to "every nation, tribe, people and language" -Rev. 7:9
We Are Committed to Christian Education
• Bible studies for adults on Sundays at 9:25 a.m., Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m. and Thursdays at 9:30 a.m.
• A series of classes for adults seeking to learn the basic teachings of God's Word.
• Bible studies for teens on Sundays at 9:25 a.m.
• Instruction in Luther's Catechism for seventh and eighth graders preparing to receive Holy Communion. Classes for those not attending our elementary school are held on Thursdays at 5:30 p.m.
• Sunday School for children ages 3½ to eighth grade, on Sundays at 9:15 a.m.
We Are Committed to Christ-centered Elementary Education
• We maintain a preschool ( for 3 and 4 year olds ) and elementary school for kindergarten through eighth grade.
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• Students learn the Bible in depth, and study all subjects in the light of God's Word.
• Our school's student–to–teacher ratio is low—approximately 14 to 1.
• Our elementary school is supported by the entire congregation and member children receive discounted tuition.
• Our teachers are well-qualified, and we strive to help all students reach their full potential.