"Shew me thy ways, O Lord;

teach me thy paths."

Psalm 25:4



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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Updates

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!

Upcoming Events

Jul 02, 2020

2020 LLC Summer Services

Location: Superior Dome, Northern Michigan University Food Service Contact: Aleta Honkala (906-250-8937) Send Email Meals and concessions w..

News & Notes

Limiting Our Social Gatherings

March 26, 2020

While we understand the vital importance of fellowship in the life of our believing young, we feel a need to remind them that it is also their duty to obey the recommendations and regulations set forth by local and n..

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LLC Office Closed, Staff Working Remotely

March 26, 2020

We continue to monitor and react to changes that arise from the COVID-19 pandemic. As of Wednesday, March 25 the LLC office has closed through Friday, April 10 as the MN Governor has issued an order to stay home exce..

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Online Broadcasts

March 26, 2020

Listen to a Worship Service (/listen) We have all felt the impact of the restrictions on gathering due to the concerns of the COVID-19 pandemic. The opportunity to listen to God’s Word online is truly a bless..

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Featured Articles

Work of the Holy Spirit

March, 2020

Installment 13 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) The Word and the Sacraments According to Lutheran understanding, the Word and sacraments are instruments o ..

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Fasting and Penitence in Preparation for Easter

March, 2020

Moreover when ye fast, be not, as the hypocrites, of a sad countenance: for they disfigure their faces, that they may appear unto men to fast. Verily I say unto you, They have their reward. But thou, when thou fastest, anoint thy head, and wash thy face: that thou appear not unto men to fas ..

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Ponder the Path of Our Savior

March, 2020

The way doth lead to perfect bliss, but a way of pain it is – refrain from SHZ 77. We are living the time of Lent. Lent is a time of preparing for Good Friday and Easter, just as Advent is a time of preparation for Christmas. Before Easter comes, we live the holy week, when we  ..

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