Sunday Worship: 8:00am | 9:30am Education Hour | 10:45am

News & Announcements

News & Announcements from FELC

If you have any questions about the information on this page or would like to have an announcement posted to our website, please contact our church secretary.

VBS Summer 2023

June 19th - 23rd, 2023

Join us at First English Lutheran Church for VBS 2023 as we

Set Sail with Jesus! 

 June 19th to the 23rd

9:00 a.m. - Noon

For children ages 3 (and potty trained) through 6th grade

 Kids will enjoy Bible stories, skits, crafts, games, music and more
as they journey with Jonah, Paul, and Jesus and His disciples!

Registration is open!

If you have any questions or would like to help please contact Julie Chalstrom at 712-240-2221.

Word of Hope Hotline

Lutherans for Life

Lutherans For Life offers help, healing, and forgiveness for anyone who bears the burden of overwhelming guilt through our 24-hour Word of Hope hotline (888-217-8679). This free service is available to men, women, and youths for information, referrals, and Scripture-based spiritual care to address life issues such as surprise pregnancy, abortion recovery, suicide, doubting salvation, and physician-assisted suicide.


Iowa Lutheran School Tuition Organization

Iowa Lutheran School Tuition Organization (ILSTO) - Please help ILSTO be fully funded for 2023! For the 2023 tax year, the legislature has allocated $20,000,000 for Tuition Tax Credits for the STO program across the state of Iowa so ILSTO will have over $1,000,000 in tax credits to distribute to donors. We need your help to raise this money to be able to fund our tuition assistance. Contact Dewey Torkelson for more information about the Iowa Lutheran School Tuition Organization at 712-260-2991.

2023 Christianity & Culture Conference

July 7-8 2-23

SAVE THE DATE - July 7-8, 2023: The Evangelism Committee of Christ the King Lutheran is excited to announce the 2023 Christianity & Culture Conference featuring the Rev. Bryan Wolfmueller on July 7-8, 2023. Rev. Wolfmueller is pastor of St. Paul Lutheran and Jesus Deaf Lutheran Churches in Austin, TX. As a prolific writer (Has American Christianity Failed?, A Martyr’s Faith for a Faithless World) and speaker (regular guest of Issues, Etc and host of the What-Not and Table Talk Radio podcasts and the wolfmueller1 YouTube channel), Rev. Wolfmueller has become well known in many Christian and Lutheran circles for his faithful teaching proclaiming Christ crucified. This summer, Rev. Wolfmueller will be presenting on Competing Stories: God and the World – an exploration of competing worldviews. Save the date and keep an eye open for registration to open within a month. 

Christian Estate Planning

Have you written a will or a trust?  You may contact our congregation’s Christian Estate Planning Counselor Jim Schroeder. Jim can help you determine your estate planning goals and help get you ready to meet with your attorney.  He can help you write a statement of your Christian faith that can be included in your will or trust.  For a personal no-cost meeting contact Jim at 515.490.7371 or

Live Streaming Sunday Worship Services

8:00 Worship Service & Adult Bible Class

Sunday’s 8:00 a.m. services, and Pastor Kaldahl's Bible Class at 9:30 a.m. will be Livestreamed. Find the link on our church website halfway down on the home page.