Evangelism Ministry is charged with responsibility for encouraging a climate of hospitality in the congregation; providing training for greeters, ushers, and others who come in contact with guests; providing a system for identifying, welcoming, and following up on visitors and prospective members who attend worship service; providing a system for identifying and contacting nonmembers who regularly participate in the life of the congregation; providing opportunities for guests and new members to be introduced to the Christian faith; enlisting and training members of the congregation to serve as sponsors for new members; planning and promoting special events designed for the surrounding communities; identifying persons in the community who should be targeted for outreach efforts; develop ways for the work of the congregation to be regularly advertised and promoted in the community; educating, encouraging and providing tools to help members invite friends, relatives and acquaintances to worship with them; reviewing for approval applications for confirmed membership.
All are invited to join us for worship on Sunday mornings.Stop by our Welcome Booth and enjoy a cup of coffee in the narthex. “This congregation and all the baptized who are the Southwestern Minnesota Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America are claimed by this mission:
“God places us in cities, farms and towns together under one prairie sky. The Risen Christ surprises us with opportunities to plant God’s Word in the world. Walking together in confidence, we cultivate life-giving congregations, nuture partner ministries, and cooperate in the life of the ELCA. By God’s grace, together we have what we need.”