Entries by LivingJoyLutheran

God’s work. Our hands. Sep 9

We’ll join hundreds of other ELCA congregations around the country in celebrating this Sunday by using our hands in service. Wear some comfortable work clothes and we will put our hands to work at the Spring Lake Township Hall doing some indoor cleaning, weed pulling and outdoor clean up from 10 am – 11:30 am. […]

Worship Road Trip May 6

This Sunday (MAY 6th) Living Joy WILL NOT worship at Spring Lake Township Hall as we are giving up the building to our friends from Fish Lake Lutheran who will be using the building to host the Fish Lake 5K Run. You’re invited to hit the road to visit worship with some of our Living […]

SERVE Sunday- Mar 11

Our friends at Shakopee Community Assistance could use our help in stocking the shelves with diapers.  During the month of March you can bring a package or two of diapers to donate for a family who needs them in our community.  All sizes welcome but larger sizes are needed most.

Ash Wednesday- Feb 14

Join us for an Ash Wednesday service with imposition of ashes at Spring Lake Townhall.  Come any time between 6:00 and 7:00 pm as your schedule allows.  We will be journeying through prayer stations and imposing ashes as part of the final station.  Come and kick off the Lenten season together.

Fat Tuesday- Feb 13

In Germany it’s marked by parades.  In Belgium it is dancing in the streets.  In Brazil they dance too and call it Carnival.   In northern Italy it’s a food fight with oranges.  In Scandinavia the day is reserved for the serving of a particular sweet pastry.  It’s French expression is known as Mardi Gras […]

tuesday book study

God’s glory and goodness is all around us.  How do we see glory in the world around us? In the stories we hear and tell?  How do we invest in the glory around us and find solace in its presence? Kaitlin Curtice has a gift for seeing God’s glory in the world around her.  We’ll […]

Love in the PO Box- Nov 12

For our SERVE Sunday in November we will pack some love in care packages for our college, military, and Living Joy young adults.  Bring items to include in the care packages and we’ll have the boxes ready and take care of the shipping.  It’s easy: If you have a college student, a young person serving […]

Christmas Eve Worship- 4:30 pm

We will worship at Spring Lake Town Hall at 4:30 on Christmas Eve.  Come to celebrate the birth of Jesus and to share in the joy of the season.  Everyone is welcome in the Lord’s stable (and around God’s table) so come and join with all of creation in praising the infant king!  There will […]