President: Gordon Johnson

Vice President: ?

Treasurer: Karen Bakken

Secretary: Mary Gudmunson 

Trustee’s: Lyle Meldahl (21), David Markegard(23), Chris Hoilnad (22), Joyce Dahl (23), Nancy Rustad (21). Tim Stensgard (22)

Council meeting minutes can be found in the latest Highland Prairie/Elstad Newsletter.

Welcome to Worship at Highland Prairie Lutheran Church!

Pastor: Rev. Luther Mathsen          Email:          Church Phone: (507) 864-2731

Lisa Chiglo, Parish Secretary/Administrator                        Email:

Weekly dontations can be sent to: Highland Prairie Lutheran Church c/o Treasurer   43267 Bowl Drive, Peterson, MN 55962
 Budget status is found in each monthly newsletter  

While vaccines for COVID-19 are beginning to be delivered to the public, it will be some time before the general public will be vaccination eligible, so we continue to live with the virus’ threat and effect. While normal worship times are listed below, circumstances may warrant a change in the manner in which worship is offered.

On Monday, January 4th, the parish council determined that face to face worship will resume Jan. 10th.  Click here for details. 
Recordings will still be available on the website/FB afterward.

+Sunday, February 7th NO WORSHIP - Sunday after the Epiphany Isaiah 40.21-31 Psalm 147.1-11, 20c 1 Corinthians 9.16-23 Mark 1,29-39 Use This As A Resource To Worship From Home+Sunday, February 14 Highland Prairie-9:00 a.m. Elstad-10:30-a.m. Transfiguration of Our Lord 2 Kings 2.1-12 Psalm 50.1-6 2 Corinthians 4.3-6 Ash Wednesday Wednesday, February 17th Elstad-5:00 p.m. Highland Prairie-7:00 p.m. Joel 2.1-2, 12-17 Psalm 51.1-17 2 Corinthians 5.20b-6:10 Matthew 6.1-6,16-21
+Sunday, February 21st 1 Lent Highland Prairie-9:00 a.m. Elstad-10:30 a.m. Genesis 9.8-17 Psalm 25.1-10 1 Peter 3.18-22 Mark 1.9-15
Midweek Lenten Prayer Wednesday, February 24th Elstad-7:00 p.m. Theme: Community Psalm 133 Colossians 3.1-17
+Sunday, February 28 2 Lent Elstad-9:00 a.m. Highland Prairie-10:30 a.m. Genesis 17.1-7, 15-16 Psalm 22.23-31 Romans 4.13-25 Mark 9.31 

You can always give in the way of donations.  Donations can be designated for use to the General Fund, Endowment, Youth, etc.  

We are also looking for volunteers to serve as Readers, Ushers, Grounds Committee, Worship committee.  Contact a Council member to let them know your intersted.


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