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!

Have questions?
Please call us at 701-223-1001 or email:

Welcome to LCC!

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has relaxed its mask guidance, allowing most people to ditch their face coverings as long as Covid-19 hospitalizations in their communities remain low. Lutheran Church of the Cross follows CDC guidelines.  To learn more about current CDC guidelines click on the following link:  https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/science/community-levels.html


Click here to see the weekly announcements or scroll to the bottom of the page to see the e-bulletin board.

Save the Date!

Confirmation/Mentor Meeting Confirmation begins in just a few short weeks! Orientation will be held on Wednesday, September 7th for grades 6, 7, and 8 in the Fellowship Hall. Please talk to Deacon Janie if you have any questions. Confirmation students who are in the...

Introducing Our Newest Staff Member!

We want to issue a warm welcome to Beth Greff, who has accepted the Worship and Music Coordinator position! Beth’s busy life includes her work as a long-time librarian with Mandan Public Schools, and a wife, mom and grandmother! We are grateful for her gifts and her...

Last Summer Worship and Picnic Aug. 10!

Join us for our last grill out and potluck picnic of the summer, followed by a brief worship led by the Camp of the Cross staff. They will have (practically moments before!) just have wrapped up their summer and will be full of excitement to share with us. All this...

2022 Church Council

Cherie Krueger, President Mike Humann, Vice President Kari Harris, Secretary Ron Borth Sarah Dahl Mike Geiermann Janice Martin

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...

Neighborhood Block Party Returns Wednesday, August 17!

This is becoming a great new tradition! Join the neighborhood for a potluck dinner at the UCC church at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, Aug. 17, followed by dessert, lawn games, face painting and a bounce house at LCC! If you’d be willing to help bake desserts, please speak to...

Volunteer Opportunities!

Summer may be busy, or it may be a time with fewer work demands. Is it a great time to explore volunteering? There are many opportunities. Here are a few you might enjoy: Heaven’s Helpers Soup Café: volunteer for a two-hour shift at soupcafe.org (there is info and...

Israel/Jordan trip scheduled in early 2023

In 2019, several members of LCC, plus friends, family and others who joined us, visited Israel. It is a journey that enriched our faith, expanded our horizons and understanding, and allowed us to hear Scripture in a whole new way. We had always planned to offer the...

Ice Cream Social

Join the education team in welcoming members back to fall and school for an ice cream social August 21st at noon. There will be lawn games and of course ice cream and all the toppings!

Camping Trip

Like to go camping? Join Janie at Fort Lincoln State Park August 26th-28th for a weekend of relaxing and camping. We have 3 campsites reserved. Cost is $55. Contact Janie to reserve your spot!

Theology on Tap August 25th 7:30pm

21 or older? Join Janie at Ale Works to dive deeper into faith and life questions.

Trekking Together

Do you enjoy walking in the summertime? Please join us for a new time to get together and visit while we walk. Each Wednesday (except the week of July 4) we will meet at church at 7 pm starting on June 8 (after worship) and go from there. Depending on numbers and...

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.