Sunday began the New Year in the church, which begins with the season of Advent. The definition of advent is a period of waiting for a noble person, thing or event. In the Christian church, we are both waiting and anticipation the celebration of our Savior birth/arrival on Christmas and His second coming. Most of […]

Today is the anniversary of Martin Luther’s Birthday. In honor of the great reformer, we have chosen his hymn, A Mighty Fortress is Our God. This is the more original tune which is #656 in our hymnal

This past week, Pastor Andy Carlson was installed at Zion Lutheran in Fairbanks. Pastor Carlson has been in Alaska for several years at Funny River Community Lutheran Church in Funny River. He was called to Zion this summer. Many of our current and retired pastors made the trip up the road to attend his installation. […]

God has justified us and continues to sanctify us each and every day. 1 Corinthians 6:11 “And such were some of you. But you were washed, you were sanctified, you were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and by the Spirit of our God.”

God loves each of us so much, that He sent His one and only Son for us, so that we might be saved by His precious blood. There is nothing we can do to gain salvation, but rather is it the free gift of God. Romans 3:23-24 “For all have sinned and fall short of […]