This Sunday at Messiah

October 20, 2019

Worship at 9:00 a.m.

Holy Communion Every Sunday

About This Sunday

Dedication Sunday

We Bring & Dedicate our Financial Gifts for 2020

Thanks a Thousand

Gratitude as a Gift

(Part 4 of our Four week Journey)

Modern Traditional Worship

With One Voice

After Worship

Celebration Brunch!

Next Sunday – October 27th

“Created to Dream” Reformation Sunday Celebration
Together with Peace Lutheran Church – Here
Guest Preacher – Pastor Jeff Linman
Traditional Blended Worship
ELW – plus

Refreshments &
“Dream Big” Table Discussions
Sharing the Dreams

Looking for …

Part-time Youth Director

12 hrs. / week

For more information, call (309) 523-2421

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.