Salem Lutheran Church of Montevideo, MN
Worship Time: Sundays at 9:30 a.m.
Phone: 320-269-7624; E-Mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Scroll down for more information, news & events!
Salem is a Christian congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)
Our mission is to bring the message of Jesus Christ to our members and the community through Worship, Faith Enrichment, Ferllowship, and Service.
Thurs. Feb 20: Salem Churchmen's Chili Supper
Feb 26-Apr 1: Salem Lenten Services with Meal 6:15-7:00 p.m.
Feb 29: Community Breakfast 8:30-10:30 a.m.
Worship: Sundays at 9:30am
1st & 2nd services of each month are a traditional service;
3rd & 4th services of each month are a more contemporary service.
Time for fellowship follows each service.
Holy Communion: 1st & 3rd service of every month
Sunday School: Sundays Sept. 15 - April 19 at 8:30-9:15am
Confirmation: Wednesdays Sept. 11 - April 26 at 6:15pm
Salem has paired with Vanco to make giving easier! Click the button above to open Salem's online giving page. Vanco receives a small fee for providing the service. Thank you for your stewardship!
Salem Contacts & Schedules
Salem's Office Administrator is the main contact for questions, scheduling and announcements. Salem's Pastor, Matt Philaya, can also be reached at Salem's number; his cell number is provided on the answering machine for emergencies when no one is available to take your call at Salem. Pastor Matt's e-mail is also provided below.
Salem's Weekday Office Hours:
Tuesdays: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Wednesdays: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Fridays: 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Salem's Daily Schedule
A monthly calendar can be found in Salem's newsletter; our newsletter is also made available here on our website.
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Below is Salem's latest newsletter.
Scroll down to see more information in the SLC Announcements column!
WORSHIP & EDUCATION:
SUNDAY SCHOOL: Salem Sunday School classes for PreK - Grade 6 meets at Salem on Sunday mornings at 8:30 a.m. for music and a Bible lesson with Pastor Matt before splitting into small groups for class time until 9:15 a.m. Worship begins at 9:30 a.m.
SALEM CONFIRMATION: Salem confirmation classes for Grades 7-9 meet at Salem on Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m. (meal provided at 6:15 p.m.).
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WELCOME TO OUR NEW OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR!
Salem member Amy Hamilton is our new Office Administrator. She will be working in the Salem office on Wednesdays and Fridays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
'THE TABLE' IS A MINISTRY OF SALEM! The Table is a free community breakfast at Salem on the last Saturday of every month, 8:30 - 10 a.m. Everyone is welcome! The Table is also looking for volunteers to help prepare and serve the meals. Click here to open our "Community" page to see what dates volunteers are needed. Sign-up by contacting Salem's office, or use the sign-up sheet provided at Salem on Sunday mornings.
OUR NEXT FREE COMMUNITY BREAKFAST: Saturday, February 29, 8:30-10 a.m. These meals are open to everyone in the community.
SALEM'S CHRISTIAN EDUCATION COMMITTEE IS CALLING FOR MORE MEMBERS: Please contact the Salem office if you are interested in joining this group!
S.O.S. 2020-2022 PROCEDURE PROCEDURE MANUAL AND DIRECTORY: Available in the Church office.
AMAZON SHOPPING: Many of us do some (or all) of our shopping online, and shopping with Amazon allows you to complete your shopping list AND donate to Salem (or other non-profits) for no extra cost to you! All you need to do is start at the AmazonSmile homepage (smile.amazon.com) and choose to shop in support of "Salem Lutheran Church of Montevideo" and a portion of your purchase cost will be donated to Salem!
SALEM PRAYER CHAIN: The Salem Prayer Chain is a volunteer group of Salem members who pray by request for the needs of others. Prayer requests may be for yourself or someone else, and may be for healing or other challenges in life. Requests can remain anonymous if you wish, and privacy of individuals is always respected. Please contact Ruby Flickinger at 269-2220 or 226-8591 with any requests you may have. This is different from the Sunday prayers listed in the bulletin. To be included in the Sunday prayers, please call the Salem office (269-7624) or e-mail us (email@example.com).
HOMEBOUND VISITS: If you are interested in visiting our homebound, others who would like a visit, or if you yourself would like a visit, please contact Robin Schwaegerl at 269-7576 or Meredith Brown at 269-5676.
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