St. John’s is part of the family of Christ, with many brothers and sisters around the world! Below are links to some of our close family.
We are a member congregation of the Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod – www.lcms.org
Our synod is divided into smaller groups, called districts. We are a member of the Minnesota South District – mns.lcms.org
We are part of a campus ministry program called uConnect, which serves students at the University of Minnesota Rochester by providing a free Saturday lunch each week at their 318 Commons home.
We support our local Lutheran school, Rochester Central Lutheran School, which serves families with children in pre-K through 8th grade.
We also have a
- 24/7 radio partner in KFUO – http://www.kfuoam.org/
- publishing house, Concordia Publishing House – http://www.cph.org/
- great resource for devotions, Bible studies, and information on what’s happening globally through Lutheran Hour Ministries – http://www.lhm.org/
- women’s organization, the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League – http://www.lwml.org/home
- financial partner, Lutheran Church Extension Fund, that provides accounts to members with solid interest rates, and also provides loans to congregations and schools for building purposes – http://lcef.org/