Welcome to St. Olaf Lutheran Church
St. Olaf is a ministry of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA). We are located about 30 miles northwest of Milwaukee and we’re part of the Greater Milwaukee Synod, Lake Country Mission Cluster. St. Olaf has about 140 people worshiping weekly in two services. Baptized membership is about 600 with about 30% youth. St. Olaf has a very active youth ministry and small groups.
St. Olaf Lamplight Service, Harvest Fest and Box City
Saturday, October 22nd
3:00 Youth arrive to set up boxes
4:00 Herb Heck will explain how & set up his teepee with those willing to help
5:00 Oil lamp light service
Service will be followed by a potluck supper, including harvest stew & breads, at 6:15pm.
(For the potluck please bring desert items if you can. If not just show up for the fun)
(free will offering + can goods donation for the Ashippun Food pantry).
There will also be old fashion games, crafts, pumpkin carving/painting, bonfire (weather permitting) and American Indian presentations by Herb Heck.
For those interested there will also be a St Olaf Cemetery Tour with Tales & Folklore.
Following the Harvest Fest activities, the youth will sleep outside in boxes
to raise awareness and donations for the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation Retreat Center