This Sunday at Messiah

September 22, 2019

Worship at 9:00 a.m.

Holy Communion Every Sunday

About This Sunday

Guest Preacher

Pastor Larry Conway

Modern Traditional Worship 

With One Voice Service

After Worship:

Food & Fellowship Time, And …

Summer Reflections 2 on …

Keith Enstrom and his experience at the ELCA Assembly in Milwaukee 

Joanne and  her experience at the N. Illinois Synod Assembly

Next Sunday – September 29th 

Thanks a Thousand

A Journey of Gratitude

(A four week journey)


After Worship:

Special Brunch

and …

God’s Work Our Hands Sunday Projects


Looking for …

Part-time Youth Director

12 hrs. / week

For more information, call (309) 523-2421

Upcoming Events

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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.