Lutheran Ministry in Chariton & Corydon, IA

Welcome to First Lutheran Church and Christ the Servant Ministry. We are communities of faith located in Chariton and Corydon, Iowa, trying our best to follow Christ faithfully in challenging times. We hope that the welcome we speak to you is one that looks and feels like a welcome that comes to you from God. Whenever or however you choose to be with us, may you know that God has a special place and love for you.

Whether at worship, through educational programs, in fellowship, conversation, service, or prayer, there is an open invitation for you to participate. Your presence makes our community richer and fuller.

We’re glad you are visiting as together we are engaged in God’s work — opening doors, sharing Christ, serving the world.


The Week of October 20 at CTS & FLC

A widow steps out of scripture today to teach us about persistence in prayer. The widow is acquainted with grief as one among many marginalized and vulnerable people, but also as a woman who stands her ground in her... Read More

The Week of October 13 at CTS & FLC

Today is a day of unexpected blessings and miracles, signs of how God is active and alive and present in our world and in our lives. Fragile relationships are restored. Hope is experienced in profound ways. Ten lepers implore... Read More