This Sunday at Messiah

February 17, 2019

Worship at 9:00 a.m.

Holy Communion Every Sunday

About This Sunday

Blessed are you …

Where do we find Real Happiness?

Modern Tradtional Worship
(With One Voice)

After Worship:


Faith Conversations

Religion and Spirituality:

What does it mean to be “spiritual?

Worship Next Sunday:

Modern Traditional Worship

Faith Conversations

Jesus and the revolution of Love:

What does “Jesus” love look like in real life?



Ash Wednesday Worship

Wednesday, March 6th

11:00 a.m. Worship with Holy Communion and Imposition of Ashes. Lunch afterwards.  

Rides available – contact church office (523-2421)


7:00 p.m. - Worship with Holy Communion and Imposition of Ashes

Midweek Lent Services

Every Wednesday from March 13th through April 10th

6:00  Soup & Sandwich Supper

7:00  Lent Service with Guest Preachers

Upcoming Events

View Messiah’s latest events, and special worship times.


Messiah Lutheran Church is located in Port Byron, IL and serves the communities of Port Byron, Rapids City, Hampton, Cordova, Hillsdale and beyond. Our ministries serve the community in a multitude of ways!


Our worship services are led by Pastor Wayne Melaas-Swanson and occur every Sunday at 9:00 a.m.


At Messiah we have a passion for focusing on our youth. With programs for elementary, middle, and high school students, we have something to help any age level with their spiritual fulfillment.


Messiah Lutheran Preschool is committed to nurturing each child by providing unique learning experiences designed to create a passion for learning and maximize kindergarten readiness, while expanding understanding and appreciation for all of God’s creations.


Messiah Lutheran Church is home to the Upper Rock Island County Food Pantry. The Pantry is affiliated with Churches United of the Quad Cities and the River Bend Food Bank.