The History of our Church

From humble beginnings to the present day...

 

1874-Present

 

From the early German speaking congregations to the present day English speaking congregations the history of the Emmanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church of Fontanelle is a rich one.

Pastors who served at our Emmanuel Lutheran Church are:

  • Rev. G. Scheuerle: 1873-1880
  • Rev. L. C. Niemeier: 1880-1885
  • Rev. H. Freytag: 1885-1902
  • Rev. Ernst Lehman: 1902-1909
  • Rev. A. Zimmermann: 1909-1918
  • Rev. William Kurtz: 1918-1935
  • Rev. Aurthur J. Seegers: 1935-1949
  • Rev. Paul Lutz: 1950-1957
  • Rev. Clifford Burrack: 1957-1983
  • Rev. Harold McMillin: 1984-1988
  • Rev. R. J. Miller: 1989-1993
  • Rev. Don Rothweiler: 1994-1997
  • Rev. John R. Emerson: 1998-
  • Rev. Steven Broers: 2010-Present

Emmanuel Lutheran Church

424 Scott St.

Fontanelle, IA 50846

elcsecretary@windstream.net

www.fontanellelutheran.org
Church Office:

641 745 2415

Pastor Steven Broers:

641 745 7648

Vicar Tony

607 437 2490

This week at a glance:

  

Thursday, Jan 17th 

9:00 - Prayer Group 

6:00 – Romans Bible Study

 

Sunday, Jan 20th

7:30 -Praise Team Warm-up

8:30 -Contemporary

Worship Service

9:45 - Adult Bible Study

10:30 - Traditional

Worship Service  

1:00 Annual Meeting

4:00 Bob & Barb's Life Group (Summerset Estates)

4:00 Friends in Faith Life Group (Bridal Room) 

6:30 - Praise Team Practice

 

Monday, Jan 21st

7:00 Handbell  Practice

Newsletter Deadline

 

Tuesday, Jan 22nd

10:00 - Pastor to GSC

6:30 - Alpha Course

 

Wednesday, Jan 23rd 

6:30 - Men's Bible Study 

6:00 - GROW & Confirmation

8:00 - High School Bible Study

 

 

Sun

23

Sep

2018

Who Am I

Who Am I.mp3
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Sun

16

Sep

2018

Follow Me

Follow Me.mp3
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