Lutheran Church of the Cross of Bismarck, North Dakota, where you will find a welcoming environment with friendly faces and meaningful worship experience. We are a participating member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. Please take some time to see what we’re all about. Get to know this wonderful church and make some friends along the way!

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Senior Week at LCC


Congrats to High School seniors in the Bismarck area as they celebrate graduation and step toward another adventure.  Have a great summer!


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Did you know the Crossword is available online?

Yes, our favorite monthly update is available online. Check it out at News | Lutheran Church of the Cross

April Calendar

Check out our online calendar at News | Lutheran Church of the Cross

Lent Altar Focus – Sweet Deal for CAR

This project will technically continue until Easter – April 9th. Once again, we will be collecting donations for our sister church, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in the Central African Republic (CAR). You can pick up a tube of mini-M & Ms at the back of the...

Giving generously for school kid’s lunch

You may have seen in the news that many student lunch accounts are way behind this year, probably because families are struggling due to inflation and already stretched budgets. We will be collecting money to assist Bismarck Public Schools pay off delinquent accounts....

Bible Study options!

Here are some options if you’d like to join in! Wired Word is a study that takes something in current events that’s happening in the world and offers Scripture and challenging questions with which to approach the topic. Every week is different; no need to come every...

Update the Directory

Have you moved to another house? Changed email addresses? Deleted your land line? Please review your listing in the paper directory on the round table in the narthex and make the necessary changes. Initial the listing if everything is correct. 

Soup Kitchen Needs

Heaven’s Helper’s Soup Kitchen put out a need for Vinyl Gloves, especially Medium and Large, Soda Crackers, Paper Towels, Bottled Water, Heavy Whipping Cream. 

Confirmation, Youth, and Church School Schedules

Check out confirmation and church school schedules and planned youth activities on the Youth and family page! School, Youth, Confirmation | Lutheran Church of the Cross

Special Alert! Women’s jeans needed

Pastor Gail Hagerty has alerted us that Bridges of Hope (Heart River Lutheran’s prison/post prison ministry) has an urgent need for larger sizes of women’s jeans (sizes 16 and up). Bridges of Hope has a clothes closet to help women leaving prison, who often have...

The Power of Play-helping kids in need

Bring items for the Power of Play Foundation, which provides toys and objects of comfort to pediatric patients in Bismarck, ND hospitals, emergency departments, surgery centers, and clinics. Our goal is to help children in our local healthcare system feel at ease...

Who we are

We started as a home mission congregation…

of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in 1955. Trinity Lutheran Church of Bismarck acted as the sponsoring congregation. The first services were held in the current building on the 11th of March, 1956, and the rest is history.