Trinity is located in Darmstadt, Illinois and St. Paul is in New Athens, Illinois. We are a dual parish of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod..

Christmas Eve Worship

Dec. 24, 5 PM Trinity, Darmstadt
Dec. 24, 7 PM St. Paul, New Athens

Year of the Epistles

You're not supposed to read other people's mail but that's what we will be doing this next church year. We'll be preaching on the letters in the New Testament written to the early Christian people and churches. During our Wednesday night Advent

Worships at 7 PM, we will focus on the epistles (letters) traditionally read at Christmas time.

​Sunday School

St. Paul Sunday School 9:30 AM.
No classes Dec. 23 & 30. Class resumes Jan. 6.

Midweek Advent Worship

Wednesdays at 7:00 PM. Dec. 5 New Athens,
​Dec. 12 Darmstadt, Dec. 19 New Athens


Lutheran Churches

Special Christmas Events

Dec. 16, 9:30 AM Happy Birthday Jesus Party

Our Sunday School will be wrapping presents for kids in the community plus receiving some gifts of their own.

Dec. 19, 7 PM Hawaiian Christmas Party

Following worship we celebrate Christmas like they do on the islands: Leis, Luau and Hawaiian traditions. Be sure and wear your floral shirt.

Dec. 23, 10:30 AM Sunday School Program

The Hawaiian theme continues as the Sunday School shares with us "Christmas by the Letters."

Worship Services

St. Paul: Sat. 6:00 PM, Sun. 10:30 AM

Trinity: Sun 9:00 AM 

Apply the Good News to your daily life.

We preach Christ crucified.