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St Paul's Lutheran Church, ELCA ~ 420 West Avenue South ~ La Crosse, WI  54601 ~ (608) 784-2304 ~

Welcome to St. Paul's Lutheran Church, ELCA

Worship Schedule

9:00 and 10:30 a.m.*
Rev. Gary Daines preaching


*Combines Family Hour and worship in Fellowship Hall.
All are welcome

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Welcome to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, ELCA

Welcome to St. Paul's Lutheran Church, a small church with a big heart. We are a community of believers in Christ.  Anyone who wishes to know Christ's peace, joy, forgiveness and love is heartily received at our worship services and at our congregational events.  We are actively asking the Spirit of the Risen Christ to transform us into the church that brings God's mercy to the world.   



"Let the little children come to me,
and do not hinder them, for the
 kingdom of heaven belongs
to such as these."
Matthew 19:14

Family Hour for Young Families Small, informal group committed to introducing young children to Jesus, Sundays,10:30 a.m., youth room/nursery,
 780-2206 for more info.

Mission and Vision

Mission Statement

We are guided by the Holy Spirit in a Christ-centered mission to love and serve God, those in need and one another.

Vision Statement

God's vision for St. Paul's is to become a place where we love and trust God, love one another and bear witness to God's life-transforming grace. Filled with the spirit, we are excited about going into the community to share the good news of Jesus Christ with all people. We continue to strengthen our faith by serving others.


Sermons are available in CD form for delivery to your home.   Please contact the Church office to set up this service.

Reflection on Lessons

In reference to Hebrews 1:1-4;  2:5-12, quoting from the Psalms, this passage from Hebrews emphasizes that, Jesus, the one whom God created everything and who sits at God's right hand, is also the one who experienced human suffering and death in order to blaze the path of salvation for us.

Paul writes about love in Romans, Chapter 12:9-13. "Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good. Be devoted to one another in brotherly love. Honor one another beyond yourselves. Never be lacking in zeal, but keep your spiritual fervor, serving the Lord. Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer. Share with God's people who are in need. Practice hospitality."


The Bond, St Pauls Lutheran newsletter

2015 October Bond 1
2015 October Bond 2



St Paul's Lutheran - Activities and Meetings

  • Holy Yoga every Wednesday, 10:30 a.m., lounge

  • Breakfast Bunch meets every Tuesday at 9:00 am. All are welcome to join in for food and fellowship.
    October 06 Breakfast Club, La Crosse
    October 13 Ardies, La Crosse
    October 20 Fayze’s, La Crosse
    October 27 A & W, La Crosse

  • Al Anon meets every Monday at St. Paul's, 7:30 p.m.  

  • WAFER The third Sunday of every month is St. Paul's Sunday to help WAFER or World Hunger by either donating food or giving a monetary gift.

Church Calendar

St. Paul's Youth Project

Project m
ade possible by an Action Team Grant from Thrivent Financial

                                            Prayer Requests
Please pray for Lucille, Vicky, Norm, Debi, Todd, Deb, Rhonda, Lorraine, Lyle, Beth, Mike, Jessica, Laura, Erin, Nicole, Mark, Jane, Deanna, Beatrice, Norman, Erik ... 

                                               Prayer Chain
If you or someone you know (person need not be a St. Paul's member) needs extra prayers at a difficult time call Sheila (608-769-7137). Sheila starts the chain of prayers.


Mission Emphasis

The Giving Tree

We will again support The Giving Tree through monetary donations. Please give generously. You can put your donation marked "The Giving Tree" in the offering plate or drop it off at the office. All money collected through the "bucket" collection will help fund this project and provide gifts for people in our area. The La Crosse County Holiday For Goodness Sake project will then purchase gifts for families that are in need.