Holy Cross Sign: Jesus is the answer

Inspired by Christ
Serving Under Christ
Growing in Christ

Holy Cross Lutheran Church is a faith fellowship consisting of families and individuals who are part of our larger Family — brothers and sisters in Christ. This is a Family that gathers for worship, times of fellowship, and sharing of our stories around the Story of Jesus and His unconditional, sacrificial love for us.

Lord's Supper during worship

Worship and Education Schedule

Traditional Worship: Sanctuary

Saturdays 5:30 PM
Sundays 8:30 AM

Contemporary Worship: The LOFT

Sundays 10:45 AM

Taizé Comtemplative Prayer Service

2nd Saturdays 7 PM sanctuary

Adult Bible Study and Fellowship

Sundays 9:45 AM
Tuesdays 10:00 AM (Sep–May)
Thursdays 7:00 PM (Sep–May)
2nd/4th Thursdays 10 AM: Prayer Shawl ministry
1st/3rd Thursdays Noon: OWLS 60+ (Older Wiser Lutheran Seniors)

For Kids

Sunday School 9:45 AM
Confirmation (Grades 7/8) & Kids for Christ (Grades 3-6): 7-8:30 PM Wednesdays. September through Palm Sunday.

News and Events

Adult Evening Bible Study – Now on Thursday Nights @ 7:00 PM

Join us on Thursdays beginning September 27 from 7:00-8:00 PM in the lower level LOFT (Room 140) for a fascinating video Bible study guided by renowned teacher and historian, Ray Vander Laan.

Friday Night 3D Bowling, starting September 21 @ 6:30 PM

Bowlers wanted! No skill required. Join us the 3rd Friday of every month at 6:30 PM at 3D Bowl in Island Lake. The season runs September 21 through April 19, 2019. View CrossLink for more details.

Read our monthly newsletter, CrossLink, for more news and event details.

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Sermon Audio Files

Open the Holy Cross Google Drive sermon site and click on an audio file icon to listen to a past sermon from Pastor Bill. Recordings may have other elements of the worship service in addition to the sermon.

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Holy Cross Facebook Group Page

Check out our Facebook page for photos and other information.

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AmazonSmile Donations

If you shop at Amazon, 0.5% of your purchase price can be donated by the AmazonSmile Foundation to Holy Cross. Visit AmazonSmile by clicking the link below, and select Holy Cross Evangelical Lutheran Church as your charity.