Friday, February 23, 2024

SCLA Upcoming Musical Events


Two musical events coming up at SCLA.

Both on Sunday, March 3, starting at 2:30 pm, in the SCLA gym with a

Band Concert. It features the Concert Band and the Crusader Cadet Band,

featuring students from the Association grade schools.

Following the band concert all are invited to attend Gathering Grounds,

in the commons area. This is a coffee house style variety show featuring

high school students and is hosted by the Music Parents Organization.

Enjoy warm drinks and purchase desserts.

Proceeds go toward wireless mics for the new gym audio system.


Thursday, February 22, 2024

Join Us for Worship-February 25, 2024

 Please join us at St. John for Worship, Sunday, February 25th, at 9:30 am.
The Second Sunday in our Lenten Journey.
The theme for Sunday is: 
Rethinking Religion:
Rethinking Suffering under the Cross!
Pastor's sermon message is from Mark 8:31-38,
"No Cross ... No Christ ... No Christian"
Stay for light refreshments, Bible Study, and Sunday School.
Everyone is welcome!

Friday, February 16, 2024

St. John Mid-Week Meal & Lenten Services


Services are:

February 21, 28, March 6, 13, 20

Lower Chapel, at 6:30 pm.


Suppers will be served in the Fellowship Hall,

beginning at 5:30 pm.


Please join us!


Thursday, February 15, 2024

Join Us for Worship-February 18, 2024

Please join us at St. John for Worship, this First Sunday in Lent, 
February 18, at 9:30 am.
The theme for Sunday is Rethinking Religion:
Rethinking Trials, Tests, and Temptations.
Pastor's sermon message is taken from Mark 1:12-13,
"A Quiet Battle in an Empty Place to Save the World"
Stay for refreshments, Bible Study, and Sunday School. 
Everyone is welcome!

SCLA Gala Registration Open


Registration Now Open

 for the SCLA Gala

...very important date...

Saturday, April 27, 2024
Sheraton Bloomington Hotel

Join us for a magical evening filled with captivating tales, exquisite cuisine, and the thrill of bidding in silent and live auctions.

Get your tickets for the Storybook SoirĂ©e gala, and prepare to embark on a night of wonder and generosity – a storybook evening you won't soon forget. Support SCLA students and programs!

View the Gala website for the dinner menu, ticket info, and ways to donate or volunteer.

Tuesday, February 13, 2024

St. John Lutheran Ash Wednesday Service

 Please join us at St. John for our Ash Wednesday Worship Service,
February 14th, at 6:30 pm. 
The service will be held in our Sanctuary.

Monday, February 12, 2024

SCLA-Celebrate Coach Mielke and Coach Pieper


Join us at the Varsity Girls Basketball Game vs. New Life Academy on Thursday, February 22 at 7:00 p.m. to celebrate coaches Dave Mielke and Ellen Pieper at their last regular season SCLA home game. Coach Pieper is retiring after 45 years at SCLA, and Coach Mielke accepted a call to be principal at Crown of Life Lutheran School for next year. The game is SCLA's Senior Night, and by God's grace, we may also celebrate Coach Mielke's 400th win! Let's fill the gym!
RSVP to help us with numbers or to leave a message for Coach Mielke and Coach Pieper.

Thursday, February 8, 2024

Join Us for Worship-February 11, 2024-Transfiguration Sunday


Please join us at St. John for Worship this Sunday, February 11, at 9:30 am.
The Transfiguration of our Lord!
Pastor's sermon text is from Psalm 51,
We have studied the commandments:
1)  Oh No!
     2)  Thank you!
3)  Help us! 
Stay for Refreshments, Bible Study, and Sunday School.
Everyone is welcome!

Tuesday, February 6, 2024

SCLA Drama Department presents "Cinderella"

We are excited to invite you and your church and school families to the upcoming production of Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella on February 15-18, 2024 in the SCLA auditorium. Click here for the cast list. 

Ticket information can be found in $15 adult, $12 senior, $10 student, $5 child.


Save big and take advantage of a special group rate for groups of 20 or more. 

Call or email me for more details!, (651) 455-1521


For families attending the grade school tournament over the weekend, there is a Thursday, February 15 preview option.

 (tickets are only $5) – limited quantity, but seats remain!


Thursday, February 1, 2024

Join Us for Worship-February 4, 2024

Please join us at St. John for Worship, Sunday, February 4th, at 9:30 am.
The theme for Sunday's Service is "The Devil's Work Undone"
Pastor's sermon theme is "We love our neighbor as God loves us":
a reflection on Commandments 5,7,8-10.
Everyone is welcome!