Lord of Life Lutheran Church


WORSHIP & Gather

Worship and Gathering in groups helps us all to Know Christ more deeply.




Know Christ through Music, Prayer, Communion, and Scripture.


Worship Times



Sundays: 8:30am & 11:00am

Summer Worship: Sunday - 9:30am

Wednesdays: 6:15pm


1st Sunday of the Month: ELW Setting 3
2nd: With One Voice
3rd: Blend of traditional and contemporary music
4th: Now the Feast and Celebration
5th: Let Us Enter In
Wednesdays: ELW (youth led once per month)
It’s not just sitting in the pew—it’s beyond this hour. But this hour we’re here focused on connecting with God. We take a break from the routine of the week—just to BE for this hour.


Worship is for the whole family so we welcome kids in worship. Children’s bulletins are available by the Activity Bags.


An unstaffed nursery is provided for parents to use as needed.

Quiet Infant Care Room

A soundproof room on the south side of the Sanctuary, where you’ll still be able to see and hear the service without worrying about disturbing anyone.

Church School

Church School is designed to help families equip children with a solid faith background through stories, music, crafts, and fun.



1143 North 26th Street Bismarck, ND 58501



(701) 223-2986


Assistive Devices

Mobility: A walker and wheelchair are available for your comfort and safety.

Vision: Large print bulletins are available from the ushers.

Hearing: Personal PA devices are also available for the hard of hearing.


Between Services

9:45am - 10:45am

Coffee Hour: with donuts (free will donation)

Church School: designed to help families equip children with a solid faith background through stories, music, crafts, and fun (click to learn more)

Adult Education: we continue to grow in our understanding of faith's role in our lives

Choir Rehearsal: 7th grade to 99 years old


Grow In Christ

Find opportunities for all ages to deepen their faith and Grow in Christ.


Go As Christ

Find opportunities for all ages to Go as Christ in service to the world, our neighbors, and our church.




What are you passionate about? From studying the Bible, to comforting those who are suffering, to just grabbing coffee and talking faith... we get to Know Christ when we gather.

Lord of Life has many opportunities for many hands and many talents. Whether you feel you only want an occasional chance to assist or you're looking to build long-lasting relationships, we have something for you.


Men’s Bible Study

Saturdays 8:30am. Coffee provided.


Women’s Bible Study

Second Tuesday of the month, 9:30am. (No Summer meetings)


Adult Education

We continue to grow in our faith. Between Sunday Worships 9:45-10:45am.



We seek to mobilize women to act boldly on their faith in Jesus Christ.  More about WELCA


Senior Choir

Rehearsals are Sundays at 9:45am.


Altar Guild

We help the pastors in preparing a worshipful environment during Worship. Interested in helping?  Email the Church Office

Altar Guild Contacts:

  • Diane Chepulius: 701-214-8118

  • Terri Bear: 701-258-2813


Church Council

We serve to ensure Lord of Life continues to achieve its mission. To learn more about what each team oversees, download the Team Duties PDF.

  • Executive Team - Jim Gray-Pres., Linda Simmons-V. Pres., Roxanne Gardner-Secretary

  • Property Team - Karl Carlson-Laison, Russ Honeyman- Chair

  • Education Team - Craig Nelson-Laison, Barbara Andrist-Chair

  • Stewardship Team - Bud Reiner-Laison, Larry Klundt-Chair

  • Worship & Music Team - Mark Swenson-Laison, Becky Salveson-Chair

  • Evangelism & Social Concerns Team - Dennis Steele-Chair

  • Youth and Family Team - Lark Welch-Laison, Jeremy Kjos-Chair

  • Volunteerism & Congregational Life Team - Crystal Engel-Laison & Chair

Caring Ministries

Caring Ministries focus on caring for our neighbors when they are in turmoil and struggle.

  • Cozy Comfort Ministry: We create prayer wraps for members experiencing serious medical problems or other traumas; quilted, knit, crocheted, or sewn.

  • Caring Ministry: We visit shut-ins and those recovering from illness at home.

  • Card Ministry: We mail cards to those who are ill, in the hospital, or who have recently lost loved ones.

  • Prayer Chain: Our Lord of Life email prayer chain.

Know of anyone who could use Caring Ministries right now? Want to get involved?  Email the Church Office


Piecemakers Quilting Group

We make and donate quilts to the less fortunate. Tuesday afternoons (time changes).

We make and donate quilts to the less fortunate. Tuesday afternoons (time changes).

Baby Ministry

Contact us for more information.


Nursery Staff

Contact us for more information.


Funeral Ministry

Contact us for more information.