You Are Welcome Here!

Welcome to First Lutheran Church!

First Lutheran Church is a congregation of the Northeastern Iowa Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.

First Lutheran Church is a Reconciling in Christ congregation as an affirmation of our welcome to LGBTQIA+ individuals and families.

Worship with us this summer!

Saturday 5:00 p.m.

Sunday 9:00 a.m.

All worship services take place in the FLC sanctuary.

  • Holy Communion is celebrated at all services.
  • Nursery care available Sundays
  • Fellowship follows Sunday worship

News and Updates

Summer Giving

Thank you, First Lutheran members, for your ongoing and faithful giving to the mission and ministry of the church. As you know, cash flow during summer months is always tight. This is a gentle...

Worship On The Go

Traveling this summer and missing worship? Check out a Worship On-the-Go Box to take with you on your travels!. This box includes everything you need for a short, fun, interactive worship experience...

Kids Lunch Club Needs YOU!

Kids Lunch Club has been serving up a record number of lunches this season! They served more than 370 meals in the first two weeks of the summer. This means that KLC needs your help more than ever....

July Newsletter

The 2019 July First Word Newsletter is available for download!

Worship, Witness, Grow, Serve

The mission of First Lutheran Church, rooted in the Gospel of God’s grace, is to be a community of worship, witness, and spiritual growth in ecumenical service to God and God’s people.

First Lutheran Church is committed to being a loving and welcoming community centered in the good news of Jesus Christ. In faithfulness to the Christian Gospel, in reflection of our Lutheran emphasis on grace, and in celebration of our shared baptismal journey, we promise to enter into ministry with all who seek God here.

We invite you to join us for worship and take up your place with us in ministry for you are welcome at First Lutheran Church.


First Lutheran Church
604 W. Broadway
Decorah, IA 52101
(563) 382-2638



8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.