SERMON: Pentecost 3 (June 14)

Category: News, Sermon Tags: June 14, 2015 @ 9:00 am


The Rev. John Ruppenthal


Ezek 17:22-24
Psalm 92:1-4, 12-15
2 Corinthians 5:6-17
John 4:26-34


Tiptoe through the tulips with the Rev. John Ruppenthal.

Game night: July 25

Category: News Tags: June 13, 2015 @ 9:00 am

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Gather in the Great Room for another evening of fun for all ages on Saturday, July 25 at 6:30 pm. Bring your favorite games and a snack to share!

How much fun is Game Night at Luther Memorial? See for yourself!

Bike trip to Verona: July 26

Category: News Tags: June 11, 2015 @ 9:00 am

Luther Memorial Church Bike RideGet in gear for a bicycle outing to Culver’s in Verona with Music Director Bruce Bengtson on Sunday, July 26. Bruce will lead the group in this fun event for all ages. Be ready to ride from Luther Memorial at 2 pm, or join us along the Southwest Commuter trail.

Riders will need a state trail pass, available at DNR service centers, state park and forest entrances, and at some businesses near state trails. Passes are $20/season or $4/day. Learn more about state trail passes at

Cheese & beer tasting: Aug. 4

Category: News Tags: June 10, 2015 @ 9:00 am

Men’s Group Cheese & Beer Tasting

Tuesday, Aug. 4 | 7 pm

Great Room

The LM Men’s & Women’s Groups will host a cheese and beer tasting event on Tuesday, August 4. Interim Campus Pastor Eric Jones, professional beer judge and certified cicerone, will discuss pairings of some of Wisconsin’s finest cheese and beer. All over age 21 are welcome.

Ice cream social: Aug 9

Category: News Tags: June 9, 2015 @ 9:00 am

Bring a friend!

All are invited to an ice cream social at Oakwood Village University Woods in the Nakoma/Westmorland rooms on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2–3:30 p.m. Luther Memorial hosts this hospitality event for all the residents of Oakwood Village.


Contact Suelyn Swiggum at258-3160 x.15 or

Women’s Group: Aug 4 & 6

Category: News Tags: June 8, 2015 @ 9:00 am

2015 Schedule

All meetings have been rescheduled
to the FIRST week of each month.

Tues, Aug. 4, 7 pm (Great Room)
Thurs, Aug. 6, 10 am (Library)

Tues, Sept. 1, 7 pm (Fireside Room)
Thurs, Sept. 3, 10 am (Library)

Tues, Oct. 6, 7 pm (Fireside Room)
Thurs, Oct. 8, 10 am (Library)

Tues, Nov. 3, 7 pm (Fireside Room)
Thurs, Nov. 5, 10 am (Library)

Tues, Dec. 1, 7 pm (Fireside Room)
Thurs, Dec. 3, 10 am (Library)

Women’s Group

The Women’s Group is a monthly gathering for women of all ages to learn together and to get to know each other in a climate that is welcoming and open. Two sessions (morning and evening) are offered each month; the same topic will be presented at both sessions. Light refreshments and transportation as needed will be provided. For questions or to arrange a ride, please contact Nancy Raabe at or 258-3160 ext. 16.

women's-groupNext meeting: 

Tues, Aug. 4, 7 pm (Great Room)
Cheese & beer tasting, led by Pastor Eric Jones. Co-hosted by the Men’s Group.

Thurs, Aug. 6, 10 am (Library)
LM member Phyllis Pleuss will lead discussion on “Mary & Martha revisited.”

SERMON: The Holy Trinity (May 31)

Category: News, Sermon Tags: May 31, 2015 @ 9:00 am

The Rev. Brad Pohlman

The Rev. Brad Pohlman


Isaiah 6:1-8
Psalm 29
Romans 8:12-17
John 3:1-17


Food & Fellowship: June 13

Category: News Tags: May 20, 2015 @ 9:00 am

Sugar Ridge Airport
Saturday, June 13
4:30 pm–dusk

Enjoy a summer evening potluck high on a hill overlooking the Sugar River Valley. We’ll gather at Sugar Ridge Airport — just 4 miles outside the city of Verona. We’ll eat in the hangar, and (weather permitting) plane rides will be available, courtesy of owner Tom Kretschman and his team of skilled pilots. Lots of greenspace, beautiful views and whimsical historical art await. Directions will be at the welcome desk.

Your hosts are Caroline Oldershaw, Jay Suthers and Lynn Washington. RSVP by June 7 to Due to insurance liability, this event is limited to adults.

All-Church Master Planning Gathering: June 14

Category: News Tags: May 19, 2015 @ 9:00 am

All-Church Master Planning Gathering
Saturday, June 14

The congregation is invited to gather with The Kubala Washatko Architects on Sunday, June 14 after the 10:30 service. They will share the results of a pattern survey based on input from over 30 user groups at LM. A light lunch in the Great Room is planned. Join us!

Celebration honoring Pastor Wilson: May 31

Category: News Tags: May 6, 2015 @ 9:00 am

Celebration honoring Pastor Wilson

Sunday, May 31 | Noon

Great Room

You are invited to a celebration honoring Pastor Franklin & Marcia Wilson, May 31, noon–2 pm. Gather in the Great Room for a light lunch and festivities. Printed copies of Sue Gaard’s recent news email regarding pastoral transitions are available at the welcome desk.