Adult Forum 6-26-16

My Neighbor is Muslim study part 5, Islam & Violence, was discussed today.  The video, below, ended our time. [Parts 6 & 7 of our study will be shared in July and August.]

VBS 2016 is Coming!

First Lutheran’s VBS committee welcomes all 3yo-grade 4 students to Kingdom Rock:  Where Kids Stand Strong for God

kingdomrock2-4 pm

(NOTE time change from previous years)

Tuesday June 7 – Thurs June 9

^ FMI, click VBS 2016 tab above ^


Easter March 27, 2016


Holy Week 2016


Give By Text


You can now make a contribution to First Lutheran Church with a quick text message!

Simply send a text to


with the amount you would like to contribute.

Make sure to include the dollar sign before the amount. Example: $25.

Within a few minutes, you’ll be sent a text with a link to register. Click on the link and enter your cardholder name and credit or debit card information. Once your registration is complete, you will receive a text verification and a receipt via email.

For future giving, simply send a text with the amount you wish to give, and it will process automatically.  Please note that this number will never change; once you’re registered, you’re set.

First Lutheran’s Stewardship Team would like to thank the giver who has underwritten this pilot program, GIVE BY TEXT, for the first year.  This program is administered by Vanco, the same company that handles our current online giving.  Generosity that is fast, secure, and convenient.  Give it a try!

Interim CYF Ministry Director

[Update:  Applications for this position are now CLOSED]

First Lutheran Church in Blooming Prairie, MN is looking to add to our ministry team with a qualified and capable Interim Director of Children, Youth, and Family Ministry (CYF).  

This is a fulfilling 20 hr/week position with some benefits.  Join with a vital congregation in Southeastern Minnesota, a region known for its low unemployment and world-class health care.

Click the tab above, titled “Interim CYF” for more details.

Applications are being accepted TODAY.  Thank you for your consideration, and blessings in your discernment!


We’re Back!

Confirmation class in session January 6, 2016 6:30 pm  – Grades 7, 8, 9

Worship Sundays at 8:30 and 10:30 am

Education Hour from 9:30-10:20 am

FULL CALENDAR FOR JANUARY:  Click “Calendar” tab, above

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