Thanksgiving Eve Community Worship

Thanksgiving Eve Worship Wednesday, November 23, 7 p.m., Sanctuary Give thanks on the eve of Thanksgiving with the community, Augustana’s choirs and instrumental groups, Saint Paul Lutheran Church’s community and choirs, and a message by Augustana’s pastors. This night also concludes Augustana’s Chili Challenge for Metro Caring. Bring as many cans of chili as you’re…

“Gratitude Sunday” is October 23

What is “Gratitude Sunday”? During worship on Sunday, October 23, members and friends of Augustana will have the opportunity to offer an Intent of Giving card for 2017. Here are some answers to common questions: What is an Intent of Giving or “pledge”? A pledge is a financial commitment you make to our congregation and…

New Director of Youth and Family Ministry

At a congregational meeting September 11, a positive vote was taken to call Shanna VanderWel as Augustana’s Director of Youth and Family Ministry. Shanna is a Deacon in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America and has a Master of Arts in Youth Ministry from Luther Seminary. Shanna’s first day with our congregation will be October…

“God’s work. Our hands.”: an Augustana video!

“God’s work. Our hands.” Sunday is September 11! On that day, don your gold “God’s work. Our hands.” t-shirt (or get one at Augustana that morning), and come prepared to worship and work. A variety of service opportunities will be available for kids and adults, 9–10:15 a.m. and after 10:30 a.m. worship, and a “hand…

The Daniel Plan: 40 Days to a Healthier Life

You are invited to join Sheryl Stenseth, Augustana Faith Community Nurse, on a six-week journey toward better health. The Daniel Plan is a practical lifestyle program designed to improve your health at every level. We will be taking this journey one step at a time, meeting Wednesday mornings, 9:30–11 a.m., in the Anna Paulson Room,…

Summer Stories for Cookouts and Camping

We appreciate the fact that families travel during the summer, and we want to assist your family by providing you with additional ideas on how to continue your faith discussions while you are away. We have come up with twelve stories for your family to share and experience together as you travel this summer. Download the stories and study…

Vacation Bible School and Worship, Art and Music Camp

Augustana Lutheran Church is offering two weeks of onsite Christian education camps for children this summer! Vacation Bible School/Day Camp During the week of Monday, July 18–Friday, July 22, 9–11:30 a.m., Rainbow Trail Staff and Augustana volunteers offer a fun and exciting Vacation Bible School program for K–5th-grade students. Youth in grades 6–12 grade are invited to volunteer as shepherds,…

Two positions available at Augustana: Director of Youth & Family Ministry, and Director of Children’s Ministry

  Augustana Lutheran Church in Denver is looking to fill two positions: Director of Youth & Family Ministry, and Director of Children’s Ministry.  The Director of Youth & Family Ministry is a full time, benefits-eligible position. The Director of Children’s Ministry is part-time, with the expectation of 10–15 hours per week. Pay is commensurate with…

Welcome to worship during the Time after Pentecost

Welcome to worship during the Time after Pentecost. On Pentecost, the last of the 50 days of Easter, we celebrated the first century church’s baptism by the Holy Spirit AND the continuing new life and faith given to us by the Spirit today. In the Time after Pentecost, worship focuses on our life together as…

Announcing Augustana’s Bridge Children’s and Family Minister

Holly Massie is serving as Bridge Children’s and Family Minister!  She is working part-time to bridge Yvonne Wilken’s move back to Wisconsin and the search for a new Children and Family Minister. Holly’s experience includes her early work as a youth minister in several churches, her current career that involves project management, and her nine…