News and Events

Somber Annual Bazaar – October 4th, 2019 – 7:00PM

Hey Everybody, this will be our Umpteenth Annual Bazaar, Wednesday, October 4th, 2019 at 7:00PM. Please come and share in the fun of bidding for hand sewn articles and home baked goods.  A light lunch and fellowship to follow. Come to Somber Church, rural Lake Mills at ... Continue

Early Service Location Change

8:30AM Divine Service changes location from Lime Creek Ev. Lutheran Church to Lake Mills Ev. Lutheran Synod Church, Lake Mills, Iowa as of October 6th, 2019. Continue

All Parish Service and Picnic at Kuennen’s Quarry 10:45AM

Our Divine Service for August 18th 2019 will be held in the pavilion at Kuennen's Quarry in Northwood. Service time will be 10:45 AM. Please bring a dish to share. The address is: 1555 450th St, Northwood, IA, 50459   Continue

Ascension Divine Service – First Shell Rock, Thursday, May 30th, 7:00 PM

Special Divine Service with Holy Communion at First Shell Rock for Ascension of our Lord, Thursday May 30th at 7:00 PM Continue

Maundy Thursday Service – April 18th at First Shell Rock Ev. Lutheran Church, Northwood – 7:00 PM

Maundy Thursday Service with Holy Communion with be held on April 18th, 2019 at First Shell Rock Ev. Lutheran Church, Northwood. Continue

Good Friday Tenebrae Service -April 19th, will be at Lake Mills Synod Church – 7:00 PM

Good Friday Tenebrae Service, April 19th, 2019, will be at Lake Mills Synod Church - 7:00 PM Continue

Somber Easter Sunrise Service – April 21st, 6:30AM – with breakfast to follow service

Somber Ev. Lutheran Church will host the Five Point Parish Easter Sunrise Service - April 21st, 6:30AM - with breakfast to follow service. Continue

Easter Service – April 21st, 2019 at First Shell Rock, Northwood – 10:45 AM

First Shell Rock Ev. Lutheran Church Easter Service, April 21st, 2019, will be at 10:45 AM. Continue

Gender Issues Seminar – Somber Lutheran Church – Wednesday, May 8th, 7:00PM

Dr. Joshua Mears will be presenting on a clinically informed Christian model of sexual ethics. This presentation will help review some of the important changes within the mental health industry for best practices in regards to issues of sexuality and gender. Dr. Mears joined Christian Family Solutions in 2011 and practices ... Continue

Early Service Location Change – From Lake Mills to Somber – February 3rd 2019

Our Quarterly Early Service Location Change will be for the first Sunday of February-- February 3rd, 2019, from Lake Mills to Somber at 8:30. This will be February 3rd until May 26th 2019. Continue