Attention Churches

To be published: all church notices and changes in church notices may be submitted no later than 10 a.m. Wednesday. Each notice will run as is until further notice is received from the church. People are encouraged to contact their church officials to confirm time and place for service.


Atlantic Gospel Chapel, 104 East 13th Street

Sunday: Chapel hour on KJAN, 9 a.m.; breaking of bread, 9:30 a.m.; Sunday School and Family Bible Study, 10:45 a.m.; Evening ministry, 7 p.m.


Evangelical Free Church, 22nd and Chestnut

Senior Pastor Donald McLean

Sunday: Sunday worship service at 10:30 a.m. The service is available onsite at the church and online live via our YouTube channel (search YouTube for “Atlantic E Free Church”). Masks are welcome and social distancing protocols are being followed.


Our Father’s House; Meeting at the Atlantic Nursing and Rehab

Rev. Cheryl Sjolin and Rev. Jeffrey Sjolin

Saturday: Meeting at 6:45 p.m.- Welcome to public, residents and staff — Enter to Worship; Exit to service!


Hillside Hope Assembly, 1913 East 22nd Street

Dave Beroth, Lead Pastor, Lori House, office administrator pastor, Stephanie Richter, Children’s Leader, 712-243-5044,,

Services are being shown on Facebook Live — search for 1st Assembly on Facebook- times are as follows: Sundays at 10 a.m., Tuesday thoughts at noon on Tuesdays, Wednesday Service at 6:30 p.m, and Thursday thoughts at noon on Thursdays


First Baptist Church

710 Walnut

American Baptist Church

Pastor: Rev. Ray McCalla

Phone # 243-4651

Sunday, Sept. 13: Adult Sunday School, 9:30 a.m.; Worship, 10:30 a.m.; Diaconate Meeting, 11:30 a.m.; Prayer Group in City Park, 7 p.m.; Wednesday, Sept. 16: ABWM, 1:30 p.m.


First United Methodist Church -Atlantic

Sunday morning service at 10 a.m. with social distancing- Streaming of live service on Facebook, and on Channel 18 of the previous Sunday at 2 p.m. and Tuesday at 8 a.m.


First United Presbyterian Church, 616 Chestnut St, Atlantic

Pastor Rachelle McCalla, 243-2195,

All worship services are available live streamed and archived online. Go to:

Sunday, Sept. 13: Adult Sunday School, 9 a.m.; Worship Service, 11 a.m.; Noisy Can Offering Drive By, 11:30 a.m. Please physically distance and wear a mask; Worship services are also available live steamed and archived online. Go to:; Tuesday, Sept. 15: Men’s Breakfast group virtual breakfast, 7 a.m.; Previous Sunday’s worship on Mediacom channel 18, 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m.; Session meeting- hybrid- in-person and via zoom, 7 p.m.; Saturday, Sept. 19: Women’s Breakfast group will meet for virtual breakfast, 7:30 a.m.;


SS Peter and Paul Catholic, Sixth and Locust

Father Trevor Chicoine

Saturday: Mass, 4:30 p.m.; Sunday: Mass, 10:30 a.m.

Tuesday: Mass, 5:15 p.m.; Wednesday: Mass, 8 a.m.; Friday: Mass, 7 a.m.

Sacrament of Reconciliation: Saturday 3:30 to 4 p.m.; Tuesday: 4:30 to 5 p.m.


St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 1011 E. 13th Street


Pastor Sharon Worthington

In person services have resumed — Saturdays at 5 p.m. and Sundays at 9 a.m.; Worship Video Link available at


United Church of Christ, 1607 Hazel

Rev. Nancy Jensen, 243-4846

Worship services shown on Channel 18 Tuesdays and Sundays at 11 a.m.; Radio Broadcast on 96.5 KSOM Sunday at 8:30 a.m.; Streamed live at


Sunday: Worship, 9 a.m. -Inside with masks on following CDC guidelines; “Playing Bigger and Better” Mark 10:17-22; No Pastor’s Bible Study; No Sunday School; Tuesday: Quilting Group, 9 a.m.; Wednesday: Atlantic Food Pantry Board Meeting, 9:30 a.m.; N.A. Meeting, 7 p.m.; Thursday: Weight Watchers — Not Meeting; Sunday, Sept.20: Worship, 9 a.m. -Inside with masks on following CDC guidelines; “Living and Loving Without Labels” Psalm 42:1-21; Ephesians 2:8-9; Luke 21:1-4; No Pastor’s Bible Study; No Sunday School


Zion Lutheran Church, 811 Oak Street, Atlantic, Iowa 50022 Church 243-2927 or KCF 243-7797, E-mail address –, Web Site –, Pastor Kyle McBee, Pastor, Cell Phone (712) 249-9102

The Zion Lutheran Church is now meeting on Sunday at the usual time 9:15 a.m. and on wednesday night at 7 p.m. All the rules of the virus will be followed. Masks are up to the individual. If you are not feeling well, please do not come to Church. You can view the service on the web site. There will be Sunday School after Church for all ages. It will start about 10:30 a.m. after the Church service.The Adult Bible study will be in the fellowship hall so there is more space.

If you would like to have Pastor McBee call on you, please call him on his cell phone (712-249-9102).

We will continue to have the services on the web site and we will make DVD disks for those who need them. Medicom will continue to have the Church services on Tuesday at 1 p.m. and at 7 p.m. You can also view the service at


Atlantic Seventh Day Adventist Church, 63251 White Pole Road

Pastor Taariq Patel, 707-280-8757

Saturday: Sabbath School, 9:30 a.m.- adult and children’s divisions; Worship services, 11 a.m.


Sunnyside Bible Chapel, 1301 Sunnyside Lane

Contact: Chris Bancroft 712-789-0976 or Chapel Phone at 243-2744

Sunday: Breaking of Bread, 9:30 a.m.; Family Sunday School and Teaching, 10:45 a.m.; Wednesday: Prayer and Bible Study, 7 p.m.


First Church of Christ, 1310 W. 7th St.

Pastor Colt Doherty — 712-243-2509

Sunday: TFL classes for all ages, 9:30 a.m.; Worship Service, “Why Come?” (Why Come Back to Church), 10:30 a.m.


New Life Church, 600 Pine St., Atlantic

New Life Church — Atlantic previously meeting at 600 Pine Street in Atlantic, is now meeting at the Cass County Community Center for Sunday Worship at 10:30 a.m. Children’s Church and Nursery facilities will be available. For more information, please visit our website at: or call 712.254.3928


Grace Cornerstone Fellowship, 906 Sunnyside Lane

Pastor Doug Howell Telephone: (712) 243-2199

Sunday: Sunday School, 9 a.m.; Worship Service at 10 a.m.; Monday: Celebrate Recovery, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.; Wednesday: Mid-week Bible Study, 7 p.m.; First Friday of every month-Christian Movie, 7 p.m.


St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 302 Chestnut Street, Anita

Father Trevor Chicoine

Sunday: Mass, 8:30 a.m., Thursday: Mass, 9 a.m.;

Sacrament of Reconciliation: Sunday: 7:45 a.m.


Congregational-United Church of Christ, Anita, Iowa

Sharon Guffy-Lewis, pastor

Sunday: Worship, 11:15 a.m.; Wednesday: Wednesday Night Bible Study-Meal, 6 p.m. and Study, 7 p.m.; Wednesday Night Kids Klub — from September and April; first, second and third Wednesday 3:30 to 5:30 p.m.


Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Anita

Rev. Ted Weishaupt

“I was glad when they said to me, ‘Let us go to the house of the LORD!’ “ (Psalm 122:1)

On Sunday, June 28 at 8:30 a.m, Holy Cross Lutheran Church of Anita will resume its public worship services. Following CDC Guidelines, we will practice social distancing, and also request that face masks be worn by those attending. Hand sanitizer and face masks will be available at the door. For now, Holy Communion will be received on the first and third Sundays of each month, starting in July.


First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod, South of Wiota

Pastor Mike Bodkins

Sunday: Sunday School, 9 a.m.; Worship Service, 10 a.m.; Holy Communion on the first and third Sundays


Anita United Methodist Church, 501 Main Street

Pastor Arlon Woodlee

Sunday: Worship, 10:30 a.m.; Wednesday: CAM Kids meet every Wednesday, 5:30 to 7 p.m.-All kids welcome!


Wiota United Methodist Church, 104 Center Street

Pastor Arlon Woodlee

Sunday: Worship, 9 a.m.


Rolling Hills Baptist Church, 506 Fourth Street, Anita

Pastor Mitch Holmes

Sunday: Sunday School, 9:30 a.m.; Worship, 10:30 a.m.; Sunday evening service, 7 p.m.


Brayton First Baptist, Brayton, Iowa 50042

Josh Farrell — Pastor, website: 712-549-2303

Sunday: Sunday School, 9:30 a.m.; Morning Worship, 10:30 a.m.; Evening service, 6 p.m.; Wednesday: Wednesday Patch the Pirate Club (ages 4 through sixth grade), 6:30 p.m.; Wednesday Compass (youth seventh through 12th grade), 6:30 p.m.; Wednesday Oasis (adults), 7 p.m.


Buck Creek United Methodist Church, 51929 Buck Creek Road, Atlantic

Sunday: Worship, 10 a.m.


Cumberland United Methodist

Pastor Casey Pelzer

Sunday: Worship services, 10 a.m.; Sunday School on first and third Sundays, 9:45 a.m.


Elk Horn Lutheran, 4313 Main Street

Pastor Keith Menter

Sunday: Worship on Sundays at 9:30 a.m. on Facebook: Elk Horn Lutheran Community Outreach and Marne Elk Horn Telephone Company Channels 99 and 399.


Exira Christian Church

Pastor Glen Meyers, Phone: 268-5498

Sunday: Sunday School, 8:45 a.m.; Morning Worship, 10 a.m.; Coffee time before worship on the first Sunday of the month; Wednesday: God Squad Youth (Grades 4 to 8), 3:30 p.m.


Exira Lutheran Church

Steven Frock, pastor

Sunday: Healing Service, 9 a.m.; Monday: Meals on Wheels Group 4


Brayton Evangelical Lutheran Church

Steven Frock, pastor

Sunday: Brayton Worship, 10:45 a.m.


Lewis United Congregational Methodist Church

401 First Street

Lewis, Iowa 51544

Pastor Jerry Neal

Sunday: Worship Service 11:15 a.m. with social distancing or join us via Zoom teleconference. Please contact Pastor Jerry Neal at or (641)757-0415 for the invitation link. Visit our Facebook page for recordings of the Sunday services.


Lewis Church of Christ

Dave Anderson, pastor

Sunday: Sunday School, 9 a.m.; Worship service, 10 a.m.


Marne United Methodist Church

Sunday: Worship service, 8:45 a.m.; Sunday School, 10 a.m.


Fellowship Church

18999 Highway 59

Oakland, Iowa

Michael D. Kalstrup, pastor

Sunday: Services for adults, children and youth, 9:45 a.m.; Wednesday: Services for adults, children and youth, 7 p.m.

Nursery, Toddler and Preschool provided at both services.


Calvary Baptist Church, Corner of Summit and Walnut Streets

Walnut 784-3703

Sunday: Sunday School, 9:30 a.m.; worship, 10:30 a.m.; Prayer Meeting, 6:15 p.m.; evening service, 7 p.m.; Wednesday: Joy Club, 6:20 p.m.; Pro Teens, 7-12 grades, 7 p.m. (during school year only)


St. Patrick Catholic Church, 503 Main Street, Massena

Rev. James Ahenkora

Sunday Mass, 10:30 a.m.; Weekday Mass: Tuesday, 5:30 p.m.; Wednesday, 8:30 a.m.; Holy Day Masses: 5:30 p.m.


Bethany Lutheran Church, 2453 Crane Avenue (one mile east on Highway 44, one and one half mile north), Kimballton, Iowa 51543

Sunday: Worship, 10:45 a.m.


Immanuel Lutheran Church, 204 West Second Street

Kimballton, Iowa 51543

Sunday: Worship, 8:45 a.m.


Bethany Evangelical Free Church-Exira, 2144 310th Street, Brayton, Iowa 50042

Alan Seehusen, pastor

No Sunday School during summer months

Sunday: Fellowship Time, 10 to 10:15 a.m.; Worship, 10:15 a.m.


St. John’s United Church of Christ, one mile south of Lyman

Sunday: Sunday School, 9 a.m.; Worship Service, 10 a.m.


Massena United Methodist Church

Karen Patrick, minister

Sunday: Worship, 11 a.m.


Canby Friends Church, 1590 Fontanelle Rd., Casey, 50048 (Canby)

Pastor: Rev. Bob Zirkelbach- 217-313-0596

Sunday: Worship: 9 a.m., Sunday School: 10 a.m.


Our Lady of Grace Catholic, Church of Griswold

Father Mike Berner

Monday: Mass, 8 a.m.; Tuesday: Mass, 8 a.m.; Thursday: Mass, 8 a.m.; Saturday: Mass, 4 p.m.; Sunday: Mass, 10 a.m.


Central Church of Christ, 51 Harrison Street, Griswold;

Thursday: Women’s Bible Study, 9:30 a.m.; Red Cross Community Blood Drive, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Monday: Weight Loss Group Meeting-FH, 5 to 6 p.m.; Tuesday: Women’s Prayer and Bible Study, 9 a.m.; Wednesday: K-5 Rock and Middle School GAP, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.; High School Ignite, 8 p.m. Thursday: Women’s Bible Study, 9:30 a.m.


Griswold United Methodist Church, 100 Cass Street, Griswold; Rev. Shirley Hoffmann Will

Sunday: Worship 10:30 a.m. via Face Book or