At St. Ansgar’s Lutheran Church we offer
Wednesday Evening Church School.
Wednesday Church School meets in the classrooms
at 6:00 pm for classroom lesson.
At 7:00 pm Church School ends, pick-up youth in classrooms.
Church School runs September through April, ending with a BBQ the first Wednesday in May.
Christmas Program practice is Wednesday, December 6th.
There is no class on Wed., December 27th for Christmas Break.
Church School kids sing the 1st Sunday of the Month.
Join us Sunday, December 3rd
Kids will take a noisy offering for St. Ansgar’s Assistance Network fund. After service join us for the Advent Fair and Crepes Breakfast.
You may register your child for Church School online:
Children’s Christmas Program “Gifts”
Sunday, December 10 at 9:30 am
Meet in the preschool room at 9:00 am.
Service Learning Overnight (Grades 8-12)
Sunday, January 21, noon, to Monday, January 22, 2:30 p.m.
Cost is $25
Join friends from both St. Ansgar's and First English for this unique overnight where you will serve, worship and have fun!
What will we do? On Sunday afternoon we will serve at The Sandwich Project and learn about this ministry to the homeless. Later we will worship at Humble Walk Lutheran, a church with an interesting history. After dinner will climb at Vertical Endeavors, then to Holy Cross Lutheran where will will play some games, have a discussion, watch a movie and spend the night.
Monday morning we serve a Global Health Ministries, a place that collects and distributes medical supplies to send to places around the world in need.
Sign-up on the youth board. Friends are welcome. There is a maximum of 30.
Registration forms are available on the youth board. Deadline to sign up is January 17. Because Sunday dinner is on our own, please bring an additional $12-$15 spending money.
Please check with Pastor Carol for any questions.
St. Ansgar's 2017 CONFIRMATION CLASS -
Sunday, October 22, 2017
Confirmation Bible Study/Pizza Night is Wednesday, December 6, 2017: Elijah is called the 'GET-R-DONE' prophet. He helped people know God and discern God's will for them and their community. Come hear Elijah's story and enjoy pizza for dinner.
Confirmation: On December 13 we will study another of the wisdom literature books of the Bible, The Psalms. Martin Luther called The Psalms, the little Bible. On December 20, we will learn about Simeon and Anna and their part in Jesus' early life. There is no confirmation on December 27 because of the Christmas break.
Gathering for Change is a new Senior High (8th -12th grade) youth experience.
Every month teens from all over Cannon Falls will gather for games, a meal, discussion and FUN. National Youth Gathering participants are expected to attend but everyone is invited. Join us in January as we will be at Vasa Lutheran January 28 from 4-6 p.m. We'll carpool.
January 28 (4-6 p.m. Vasa Lutheran
February 25(4-6 p.m.) First English
March 25 (4-6 p.m. Urland
April 22 (4-6 p.m.) First English
May 30 (6-8 p./m.) St. Ansgar's
June 20 (6-8 p.m.) Spring Garden
Breakfast: Youth and their parents are invited to sign-up to work at the first Sunday of the month congregation breakfast. Sign-up is on the youth board.
Christmas Cookie sale: Sunday, December 10th. Sign-up on the youth board how many 10 Dozen Cookie batches you will bring.
Help Support our 4 Youth traveling to the National Youth Convention
December 17th 10:30 am– 1:30 pm
"Drop and Shop!"
Drop off your kids ages 5 and up with us while you get some last minute things done! Kids can come and gather with us and do crafts, decorate Christmas cookies,
play games, get creative, have lunch, and watch a Christmas movie. Sign up upstairs in Narthex
Cost is $20.00/child and $30.00/family
December 17th 10:30 am-1:15 pm
"It's a Wrap!"
After church drop off your gifts for us to wrap for you! Drop your gifts downstairs and pick up by 1:15 pm
$2.00/gift or 3 gifts for $5.00
Donations will also be accepted for That's a Wrap! Red Wrapping paper/gift bags Any color ribbons or bows, Scotch tape, and name tags
Donation bin upstairs in the Narthex Thank you!-
For St. Ansgar's Youth and friends
Wednesday, December 27,
6-11 p.m. Grades 6-12th Bring a gift for exchange (limit $5) Food: Taco Bar, snacks, Hot Chocolate, Games, Candle Making, Movie, Caroling to our local shut-ins, Sign-up on the Youth Board. Cost is $5
Parents, set your calendars now, and let us know that you are registering for next Summer 2018 Camp Wapo.
Youth Camp - July 8-13
Youth completed 4th - 9th grade, Cost is $430
Senior High Camp - July 8-13
Youth completed 9th - 12th grade, Cost is $430
Servant Leadership Program -
July 8-13—Cost is $450
Youth completed 11th - 12th grade
For more information talk to Pastor Carol
Seeds Weekend - July 13-14
Youth completed 2nd & 3rd grade, Cost $165