Join us for Worship!


 Sunday Worship Schedule

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Hesper
8:30 am Worship
Coffee & Fellowship following Worship

Burr Oak
10:00 am Worship

Holy Communion is served on the 1st & 3rd Sundays of the month

Back Pack Blessing
Sunday, August 23, 2015

  During worship on August 23rd we will recognize
students and all who are involved with Education as they prepare for a new school year!
  All students and anyone with a connection to school is invited to be a part of the Back Pack Blessing.  In addition to the kids this includes Teachers, Custodians, Lunch Room Workers, Librarians, Bus Drivers, etc.  Bring your backpacks or whatever you take to school with you daily to Church for a     special blessing!
 
Bring a friend.  All are welcome!



 
Burr Oak WELCA Bazaar & Raffle

Wednesday, September 16th

Beginning at 7:00 pm
at Burr Oak Lutheran Church


Raffle items include:
Kitchen Aid Mixer
19" Flat Screen TV
$100 Gift card

30" Square Fire Pit
(4) $15 Gift Certificates
$50 Fareway Gift Card
(2) $50 cash prizes
3 Crock Slow Cookers
$30 Gift Certificate
$25 Chamber Dollars
Handmade Table Runner
(3) $ 25 Gift Certificates
$20 Gift Certificate
4 Wooden TV Trays
Oil Change at Don's
Candle & Candle Mat

Raffle Tickets are $1.00 each and are available from any Bazaar Committee member:
Brenda Headington
Cindy Leonhart
Carol Thunberg
Roxie Schnitzler
Jan Schnitzler
Rose Breitsprecher
Tonya Tollefsrud
Melissa Lovstuen


Or call the Parish Office:  563-735-5925

Many more items will be available
to bid on at the Bazaar. 

Proceeds benefit many community and charitable organizations.


Coming up . . .

                                         Rally Sunday in
Burr Oak & Hesper
September 20,  2015

Sunday School Registration and fun Rally Day activities are being planned.  More information to come!

Bur
r Oak & Hesper Sunday School Registration forms located on Church pages.  Click on the Sunday School link.

 
ELCA Youth Gathering in Detroit

Burr Oak & Hesper join Decorah Lutheran and First Lutheran in Decorah traveling to the ELCA Youth Gathering in Detroit July 15 - 19, 2015

Ryan, Meretta, Rachel & Pr. Matt
Ready to board the bus to Detroit!

God's Blessings and Safe Travels!



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Sunday School classes are held in   Burr Oak & Hesper
at 9:30 am
each Sunda
y
September through May




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Fifth Grade youth in Burr Oak receive
their first communion at
Maundy Thursday worship April 2, 2015



  FAITH 5


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+ + + Welcome  + + +
to Burr Oak & Hesper

Lutheran Parish
website!

Burr Oak Lutheran Church

Hesper Lutheran Church


Click links below to view pages for each church and the parish

Contact Us:

Matt Larson, Pastor
Burr Oak - Hesper Lutheran Parish
Email:  bohpastormll@gmail.com

Linda Folstad, Parish Secretary
Email:  bohoffice@mabeltel.coop
Parish Office Phone:  563-735-5925

Facebook:  B.o.H. Lutheran Parish


* * Parish Office hours * *
8 am to 4 pm Tuesday - Friday


                     Burr Oak Lutheran Church
                                          2358 - 360th St
                                   Decorah, IA    52101
                                       563-735-5431

Hesper Lutheran Church
                                    3794 - 188th Ave.
Decorah, IA    52101
563-735-5925


Organists:
Kathy Tollefsrud
Renae McIntosh
Rose Breitsprecher
Jan Schnitzler

Custodians:
Burr Oak:  Elmer & Rose Hansen
Hesper:  Stanley Vongroven


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Church Membership
If you are interested in membership at Burr Oak or Hesper Lutheran or would like to know more about Sunday School or other ministries here, you are cordially invited to call the Parish office at 735-5925Our office hours are Tuesday - Friday from 8 am - 4 pm


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  Bingo at Aase Haugen
August 4, 2015


  Hesper WELCA with the assistance of youth from the congregation and community spend an afternoon with residents of Aase Haugen playing BINGO and enjoying treats!




Parish Family Ski Trip


41 Burr Oak & Hesper parish family members and friends enjoyed a beautiful day of skiing on the slopes of Mt. LaCrosse on Saturday, February 28, 2015.