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Important Dates

Youth & Children (You do not have to be a Lutheran to participate; all are welcome):
Teen Ministry for 7th-8th graders: 10:00 am every Sunday morning at The First Lutheran Church.
5th Quarter LYO event (Senior High ministry for 9th-12th graders) is October 21st after the home football game from 4:30-7.
Next LYO gathering is October 31st at the First Lutheran Church from 6:30-8
Sonshine Kid’s: November 1st at the Presbyterian church.
Kid’s Christmas Program practices start November 1st and happens each Wednesday in November from 6:45-7:45pm.
Parents can stay and participate in Pastor Rob’s Taize Worship service from 7:00-7:30.



The December meeting of the First Lutheran Unit of Women of the ELCA will be held on Thursday evening, November 30, beginning at 6:30 PM. This will be a kick-off for the Christmas season and will start with a special devotional.  There will be coffee and cookies! Come and learn what WELCA is all about. This meeting is for all women of the church, not just the officers.

The First Lutheran unit of the Women of the ELCA will be hosting the Upper Missouri Cluster of units for the spring Gathering on Saturday, April 14, 2018. All women of Divide, Williams and McKenzie County churches are encouraged to attend for an interesting day of speakers and food. More details as these become available. Contact Cluster Financial Secretary Frances Olson with questions – 701-770-8502.

7:00 pm Thursday Evenings Praise Band Practice (open to all)
1st & 3rd Wednesday of each month is the Sonshine After School Program

5th Quarter: After home football games, all are welcome to come to the First Lutheran Church for pizza and a movie.


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Watford City Area Lutheran Parish - ELCA
The Congregations of First, Banks and Garden
First Lutheran - Church & Office:  212 2nd St NW
PO Box 441 - Watford City, ND 58854 - 701-444-3244
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