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.
Last Sunday we heard Matthew’s version of the baptism of Jesus, and this coming Sunday we hear the story from John’s gospel. Listen for all the titles of Jesus that the evangelist John includes in his telling of the... Read More
Throughout the Sundays after Epiphany, the lectionary readings feature stories in which Jesus is shown forth as Christ, our Savior. The gospel for this coming Sunday tells of John the Baptist baptizing Jesus and a voice from heaven naming... Read More