stained glass window image First Lutheran Church of Aitkin
107 Second Street SE
Aitkin, Minnesota 56431
Office - 218-927-2028
Email -
For a map and directions to the church, click here.

Contemporary Services every 2nd and 5th Sundays.

Community Meal: Every Monday at 5:30 pm -- everyone welcome!

Sunday Services
9:00 AM
with Communion
on 1st and 3rd Sundays
Nursery staffed during services
Sunday School
(none during summer)

Saturday Evening Services
5 p.m.

Wednesday Evening Services
 6:30 PM at Maria Chapel
Worship & Supper woven
together & provided.

Listen to the Sunday 10:00 service on FM radio station 94.3
Watch a rebroadcast at 9 a.m. Wednesdays on
Cable channel 181

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Weekly Calendar &

Church Service Bulletins

Monthly Newsletter

Newsletter Inserts

Youth Newsletter

Mission Statement

Welcoming all to Jesus Christ through intergenerational worship, Christian Education, local service and global outreach.

Vision Statement

Becoming shepherds afield, taking the church where the sheep are pastured.

Church Values

* Trust and love in Jesus Christ
* Commitment to living God's Word
* Respect and care for all people
* Spiritual growth
* Service to the community

  • God’s Work. Our Hands.
    Rally Day Schedule

    9:00am – Worship
    10:00 – Parade Forming
    10:15 – Parade
    10:45 – Games, door prizes, bouncy house,
    picnic lunch (hotdogs, brats, chips,  
    baked beans, watermelon,
    ice cream cones – free will offering)
    Noon – Prayer walk, mission projects, neighborhood canvas          

  • Confirmation & Sunday School registration forms are now
    available. Please complete and return the form to one of the Pastors or to the office. Forms can be found online at the link above, at the CYF booth, or in the church office.

  • FAMILY LABOR DAY WEEKEND AT CAMP VERMILION September 4-6, 2015 Enjoy a peaceful time with your family at the camp on the last weekend of summer !
    *Games and activities for all ages*
    *Learning time for the kids*
    *Conversation for the adults*
    *Crafts * Swimming * Fishing *Canoeing*
    Cost: $75/adult, $50/kids ages 4-13
    Max Cost per family: $250 Includes program, housing, and food
    Please RSVP by calling or emailing VLM 800-331-5148 * 218-666-5465 *

    The Clean Air Act of 1970 has saved millions of lives and protected rivers, lakes and forests from untold damage.  Since the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) began implementing the Clean Air Act, emissions have dropped by 55%, while the economy has more than tripled.

  • NEEDED: Community Food Shelf Volunteer: Just 1 hour per month, the 2nd Monday of each month. Some lifting required.
    Will help unload and store food. Please call the Church Office
    927-2028 to volunteer.

  • BACKGROUND CHECK FORMS FOR VOLUNTEERS WORKING WITH YOUTH September is fast approaching (can you believe that?),
    and our fall activities begin with Sunday School, Confirmation, and other activities involving our youth in particular. With that in mind, please make every effort to fill out a background check form if you will be working with our youth. We want to create a safe environment for our church family. It's easy and confidential. The forms are located in the Narthex or office. Please complete and turn in to our Office Manager, Heather Olson. Thank you for your attention to implementing this procedure.

  • A reminder - When using your vehicle for church outings such as Synod gatherings, etc. and you have passengers, here are some things to consider. Your vehicle should be in good operating condition. The driver's insurance provides primary coverage in case of an accident, not the church..

    *Jesus Christ Super Star fliers
    *Book of Acts reading list
    *Easter flowers/chicks order envelopes
    *Volunteer sign-up sheets
    *Radio ministry, KUWAA, flower sign-up
    *Devotional booklets
    *Special offering envelopes
    *Voyageur Lutheran Ministry information

    *3rd-6th grade Rejuve Retreat application form
    *7th -8th grade Boundary Waters Canoe Trip
    *9th-12th grades Jesus Christ Super Star fliers

  • Health Kits are needed for the Summer Gathering in Duluth. Items can be put in the plastic bin in the narthex. These kits are sent to Lutheran World Relief. The cost to send a kit is $2.65 so donations of money are welcome.
    Items due by the end of May…
     1 light or medium weight bath towel, between 20”X40”and 52”X27 dark
     2 bars bath soap( 4-5 oz ) any brand, original wrap-ping.
     1 adult size toothbrush in original pkg.
     1 sturdy comb (remove packaging)
     1 metal nail clipper (remove packaging)
    Individual items or full kits are welcome.

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