Worship Services

8:00 a.m. Worship
10:30 a.m. Worship

Third Wednesday Worship Services
Join us for supper at 6:00 p.m. and worship at 7:00 p.m. in the social hall on the third Wednesday of each month.



Messiah Lutheran Church is a congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. We have been in the Burlington community for over 150 years. Join us at 8:00 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. for worship or attend Sunday School for all ages at 9:15 a.m. We also hold an informal worship service on the third Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m.

Mission Statement
Welcoming all people to share in God’s blessings by strengthening our commitment to God through prayer, fellowship, and service.

History of Messiah Lutheran Church
Messiah is a friendly congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. We were organized in 1859 by Swedish Lutheran immigrants who built their church on “West Hill” in Burlington. In 1962, we dedicated our present building on West Avenue. Messiah is known for music and liturgy, Christian education, friendship and fellowship, and for ourinvolvement in the life of Christ in this community and in the world. Come worship with us!

What’s New?

Adult Forum
February 2 – 23: Heaven on Earth: Studies in the Book of Matthew

Messiah has three women’s groups, or circles. Each of our three circles welcomes new members. Membership at Messiah is not a requirement. Meeting times and locations are as follows:
Open Circle – First Wednesday of the month, 3:00 p.m., church library
Ruth/Mary Elizabeth Circle – First Wednesday, 9:30 a.m., church library
Sara Circle – First Thursday, 7:00 p.m., church library
In these groups, you will find fellowship, refreshment, and Bible study.

Messiah Lutheran Church
2411 West Ave
Burlington, Iowa 52601