Big Canoe & Highland Lutheran Parish



All Saint Sunday is on Sunday, November 3rd.  It is a time where we can remember those who passed away this year.  We will be lighting candles to remember those who past this year. Come to service and pay your respect and honor those members of our church who passed away.



Luther League Lutefisk Supper preparation is on Saturday, November 9th at 9 am to 11:30 am. Then we need all youth help work on Sunday, November 10th.  Please be at the church at 3 pm.



Please come and help “Greening the Church” on Sunday, November 24th after services.  Everyone is asked to help out and decorate the church for the Advent & Christmas Season.


Advent Wreath readers and lighting of candles are needed for the season of Advent.  We are asking anyone or family to sign up to read and light wreath candle. Sign up sheet will be available by the bulletins at each church.


Winter Cancellation Policy - Big Canoe has change how we notify our members if there is no worship service because of weather for this upcoming winter season.  If we have bad weather, we will leave a message on the church answering machine by 8:00 am that Sunday morning.  If you are not sure about service, please call the church office number (563-546-7974).  Cancellation will also be notified through KWWL, KVIK, KDEC & so on. 



Ushering has been updated by council for the 2020 year.  We are going to try something different.  We are adding all members on the usher list by family name.  Each Sunday a different family will be asked to usher.  Usher list will be posted by Christmas. 



Each Thrivent member is allowed to apply for two Action Team Cards each year. Each card is worth $250. Imagine what we could do if everyone participated! If you are Thrivent member, please contact Pastor Kurt for how you can use your action team. 

THRIVENT MEMBERS to designate your CHOICE DOLLARS, either call "800-847-4836" and state "Thrivent Choice," or on the internet you need to use this address: and log in.  Remember you have to designate every quarter of the year so your Choice Dollars get to the group or your church you wish to donate to.

2019 Council

President - Mike Darling

Vice-President - Rita Hurd-Thomas

Secretary - TBA

Treasuer - Laurie Emery

Jim Biedermann

Mike Onsager

Darrel Stoen

Sandy Gavle

Council meeting will be on 2nd Wednesday of every Month

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