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How do I know if I’m a Christian?

If you died tonight, would you go to heaven? People often think the goal is to try to be a good person, so God will love you and let you into heaven. That’s NOT what the Bible teaches! Learn the true, shocking message of the Gospel.

How do I get baptized or have my child baptized?

Baptism is a special gift from God that is freely available to everyone – babies and adults alike. Learn more about baptism and how to schedule one at Messiah.

How do I become a member of Messiah?

If you’ve been visiting us and would like to take the next steps of learning about our history and how we connect people to Jesus, please visit our Membership Page for the class information and schedules.

How do I sign up for Bible Studies and Classes at Messiah?

Bible Study is an important part of the Christian Life – LEARN from Jesus. Messiah has a variety Bible Studies including Pastor-Led studies, women’s studies, and men’s studies. Join any time! View the most recent schedule.

How can I learn more about the school?

Messiah Lutheran School is a nationally recognized blue ribbon school for preschool age 3 through 8th grade. Visit the school web site for tuition information and other details. Schedule a tour any time!

How I do I submit a prayer request?

Prayer is powerful.  It connects us to Jesus and to each other.  If you have a prayer request, please contact the church office, fill out the Connection Card in the Sunday bulletin, or submit an online prayer request.

How can I get help & support through a difficult time?

Messiah has several Care & Support ministries that can help you through life’s tough times.  Our Spiritual Care Coordinator would love to talk to you about these resources.  You can learn more online or contact us!

How do I volunteer at Messiah?

Hundreds of people serve at Messiah, connecting one another to Jesus.  View the Serve at Messiah page to learn about the many ways you can use your God-given talents to impact lives right here in our church.

How do I learn more about a foreign mission trip?

Jesus instructs us to share His love with the world!  Messiah has mission partnerships that provide the opportunity to serve in the following locations each year for a short-term mission trip:  Uganda, Poland, Guatemala & South Dakota.  Learn more about these mission trips to reflect Christ’s love around the world.

How can serve in our community?

You can make a difference right in your backyard.  The Serve Our Community page provides info about many ways to serve others right here in St. Charles County.

How do I give online?

Electronic giving makes it easy to give the way The Bible instructs: first-fruit, cheerfully, and proportionately.  You can set up your giving to be weekly or monthly from a checking account, credit or debit card.  Learn more about giving electronically..

How do I get offering envelopes?

Offering envelopes are provided when you become a new member and also to all members each January.  To request offering envelopes, please contact the church office.

How do I purchase altar flowers to commemorate an occasion?

Altar flowers can be purchased to commemorate special occasions such as birthdays, anniversaries, and in loving memory.  To reserve a date, please view the online form and request.

How do I sign up for Messiah’s weekly email newsletters?

We send weekly emails with information about the upcoming worship service and other ministry announcements.  To add your email to our distribution list, please complete the online form.

How do I reserve a room on campus?

Messiah’s campus is busy day and night!  To reserve a room, you are required to complete the online calendar request with the details of your event.  Our Operations Assistant will contact you about your request as soon as possible.

How do I promote an event or ministry?

Messiah has several channels for communicating about events and ministries.  The first step is to get approval from the appropriate ministry area.  Then complete the online form with details about the event/ministry.