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 Mondays & Thursdays at 5:00 pm -- 5:30. Everyone welcome!

Sunday Services
8:15 am and 10 am
Communion on 1st and 3rd Sundays
10:30 am - Children released to Sunday School
(Nursery during 10 am service)
Coffee & Fellowship after each service

Saturday Evening Services
5:00 pm

Wednesday Evening Services/Supper
5:30 pm
(Staffed nursery)
6:45 pm
* 7th - 9th Confirmation
* 3rd - 6th Faith Night

Listen to a recorded Sunday 9:00 am service on FM radio station KKIN 94.3 at 10 am
Watch a recorded broadcast of our Sunday service each Wednesdayat 9 am on Aitkin Cable channel 181

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Worship Information



On-line Calendar
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Weekly Calendar &

Church Service Bulletins

Monthly Newsletter

Youth Newsletter
 Background Check Form

Mission Statement

With God’s love we embrace one another, our neighbors, and all creation.

Vision Statement

Doing God’s work with our hands by providing:
 Spiritual growth for all
 Opportunities for living out our Christian faith
 Support of our mission and ministries

Church Values

TRUST and LOVE Jesus Christ

COMMIT to living God’s Word

PRACTICE hospitality with welcoming and kindness

RESPECT and CARE for all creation

SERVE our community

LIVE as generous stewards

  • 2017 is the 500th anniversary of the year Martin Luther posted challenges that sparked conversation, scared the powerful, encouraged the weak, and triggered unimagined change. Join us for worship and conversation!

    Rev. Dr. Rolf Jacobson, from Luther seminary will be with us on Saturday, October 14th. Worship service, reception, and workshop. Doors open at 1:30 PM. Worship @ 2 PM and Workshop at 4 PM. Free event open to the public.

    Click here for the informational poster.

  • ATTENTION ALL SINGERS! Please join us in our Reformation Celebration Mass Choir!! The reformation service will be held at the First Lutheran Church (FLC) of Aitkin, on Saturday, October 14th at 2:00 p.m.

    You will be singing a wonderful arrangement of Down to the River to Pray/Lord, Listen to Your Children Praying, with singers from all over our area. Music is available at the FLC. For more information, please contact Scott Ruffing, Choir Director at 218-534-3861. Thanks for your participation!

  • Reformation Festival Music Practices
    (All held at First Lutheran Church in Aitkin)

    Mass Choir Practice
    Saturday October 14th - 11:00am

    Mass Band Practice
    Saturday October 14th 11:00am

    Mass Contemporary Group Practice
    Wednesday October 11th - 8:00pm

  • Alzheimer’s Fundraiser -- Authentic German Dinner, Sat. Oct. 21, 2017—6pm, St. James Catholic Church, Tickets - $35.00, Contact: Cindy Roden 763-913-4773

    Men’s Weekend October 12-15, Women’s Weekend October 19-22
    Grace filled weekend filled with good food and lots of music, lay lead. For further information see the Church bulletin board for brochure or call 651-493-7350 or email

  • We are looking for basketballs, volleyballs, soccer balls, and footballs for our church youth. Please see Pastor Jordan if you are interested in donating.

  • The 125th Anniversary Cookbooks are Here!!!
    The National Youth Gathering kids are selling them for $15.00 They will be for sale before and after services or anytime in the church office.

  • Please note that there have been several forms and packets added to the Christian Education Ministries web pages, including Milestones schedules, the 2017 - 18 Sunday School Information packet, registration, health and release forms, Wednesday's schedule for the year, Sunday School teachers and where classes will meet, etc. Thanks to the Sunday School and the Youth ministry teams for all their work. A special thanks to the Pastors Darrell and Jordan for helping to keep the focus on the youth and children.

  • CONFIRMATION STUDENTS AND PARENTS - Please go to the Confirmation webpage for the handbook, schedule and registration form for the year.

  • Please note that a "Background Check" form has been loaded on the website. Print it off, fill it in and bring it to the office if you will be working with children or youth in any capacity. CLICK HERE FOR THE FORM

  • Time to Update the Resource Guide
    Please, Please:
     Take a look at the current Resource Guide
     Update your family’s address and phone numbers
     Look at the ministries that you are in – make sure they are current
     Remind your neighbors and friends to do the same
     Look for any typos or mistakes
     Email or stop in the office with changes ASAP
    Thank you very much!

  • Overviw of Children, Youth & Family Ministrieswith descriptions, age of participants, dates, times and invitation to participate.

  • Property Wish List

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