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.
This coming Sunday we conclude the time after Epiphany by celebrating the Transfiguration of our Lord, when Jesus went up a mountain and showed himself to be divine. Then next Wednesday we observe Ash Wednesday, the beginning of Lent,... Read More
Much of the New Testament is a commentary on the Old Testament, in the light of Christ. The gospel for this coming Sunday is an example of this, as Matthew quotes Jesus discussing several of the Ten Commandments. Come... Read More