Your Father in heaven

gives good things

to them that ask him.

Matt. 7:11



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The Laestadian Lutheran Church (LLC) is the central organization of Laestadian Lutheran churches in North America. The website provides information about our faith, mission, organization, and activities. Here you will find an overview of our publications and links to member congregations. Welcome to our website and welcome to our services!

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2020 LLC Phoenix Winter Services

2020 LLC Winter Services March 19-22, 2019 "Watch ye, stand fast in faith..." (1 Cor. 16:13) Location: Desert Mountain Elementary School Wed..

News & Notes

Alternating Periods of Struggle and Peace

November, 2019

Editorial from Päivämies issue 43, Oct. 23, 2019 “It is good to discuss these matters listening with a tender ear and trusting in God’s care.” Next Sunday the SRK will release the third volume of its ..

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November 2019 Update

November, 2019

As another calendar year nears its end, many congregations gather around special fall services to pause in thanksgiving for God’s abundant blessings and protection that He alone has granted again this year. N..

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October 2019 Update

October, 2019

As summer fades and turns to fall, we are reminded again how our life is in God’s hands. We can feel secure remembering how God blessed our Summer Services and meetings. At the Annual Meeting congregation delega..

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Featured Articles

SFC Summer Services Youth Presentation: Without Faith It Is Impossible to Please Him

November, 2019

You who are sitting and listening here in the sanctuary or out in the yard. Or perhaps you are sitting at a computer in some other place listening to this. Have you pondered the meaning of life and what faith will mean the moment you close your eyes for the last time? Faith Is an As ..

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By Faith Alone

November, 2019

Installment 10 of 20, translated from the book Christ Is the Same Yesterday, Today, and Forever: Writings on the Basics of Faith and Doctrine. (Ed. Ari-Pekka Palola, SRK, 2018) During the Reformation, Lutheran beliefs came to be categorized as material and formal principles. The formal princ ..

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Season of Special Music

November, 2019

First Advent Sunday is only a few weeks away, so we can start thinking of music on that theme to listen to and sing in our homes. In our hymnal, the first eleven songs are Advent songs. Two of them are special to me. The first of these is, fittingly, song number 1: Hosanna, Son of David. Th ..

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