Communion

HOLY COMMUNION

Holy Communion, also called the Sacrament of the Lord’s Supper, is the part of our worship life we believe sustains followers of Jesus Christ on their faith journeys. God’s gifts of grace, forgiveness, and new life received through faith, come in this meal. Augustana invites all who believe in Jesus Christ as their Lord and Savior to participate as his guest at his table.

8:30 & 9:45 am Services

Holy Communion is celebrated on the first Sunday of every month, and occasionally at other times throughout the month.

11:00 am Service

Holy Communion is celebrated every Sunday

FIRST COMMUNION

Augustana welcomes children in 2nd grade and older to participate in the First Communion class. Classes are usually held in February or March. Students and parents must attend one of the classes to be communed. Children learn about the Exodus, the Last Supper, and about the Sacrament of Holy Communion as we celebrate it today. We celebrate First Communion for children on Holy Thursday.

To prepare your child for this very important event in their Christian journey, please choose ONE of the following dates to attend First Communion class wtih your child. Please call the church office with questions or to RSVP for your class date.

Spring 2017 dates 

Tuesday, March 21   6:00 pm
Sunday, April 2     9:45 am