The Book of Life

Lutherans believe in the sainthood of all believers, so every year we remember those who are gone on the first Sunday of November, All Saints Day. If you have lost someone this past year, or if you continue to feel the weight of a less recent loss, please record their name in the Book of … More The Book of Life

Nursery Attendant Needed

Nursery Attendant Needed Augustana has an opening for a nursery attendant. We need someone for the second service only and will pay $20 per Sunday. If you love small children and feel capable of watching a dozen at a time, please talk to Pastor Goede or Carolyn Rahaman about the position.

Oktoberfest – Sunday October 28th

Augustana’s annual Oktoberfest celebration is this Sunday, October 28th after worship in the fellowship hall (and in the courtyard if the weather cooperates).  Organizing committee for this year’s Oktoberfest is Jim Vondracek, John Nielsen, Bennie Currie, Max Kellogg and Gary Worcester.  Bruce Tammen is providing his homemade bratwurst and Jim and Chris Barnard brewed a … More Oktoberfest – Sunday October 28th

St. Francis’ Day Blessing of the Animals

Sunday October 7, 10:45 am Animals join their keepers in a worship service that’s all about the place of the creeping, crawling, slithering and swimming in our lives. Bring your friends to our carpetless, spill-proof sanctuary for a blessing. Animals should be on a leash or controlled/contained in some way. Certificates of blessing and treats … More St. Francis’ Day Blessing of the Animals

Hyde Park Jazz Festival: Thaddeus Tukes & Alexis Lombré

Saturday September 29th, 3:00 pm Augustana Lutheran Church of Hyde Park (Woodlawn and 55th) Augustana is hosting a free concert by Thaddeus Tukes and Alexis Lombre, organized by the Hyde Park Jazz Festival.  The Augustana sanctuary is a great venue for music and its lively acoustics will show off this vibraphone and piano duo’s delightful … More Hyde Park Jazz Festival: Thaddeus Tukes & Alexis Lombré