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Please join us for Worship on:

  • Sunday 9:00 am
  • Monday 6:00 pm

Holy Communion is celebrated on the first and third Sundays and Mondays of each month.

Church Office Hours:

Tues. 10:30am - 1pm, Chantelle

God's people at Alive! serving:

Altar Guild: Serving for the month of September: Dana/Jeanne Ritari & Chantelle Kiphuth

September 27

Cleaning & Treats: Greg & Trisha Busse; Lois Mitchell (clean only); Luther & Phyliss Priebe (treats only)

Ushers: Greg Busse & Ben Busse

Acolyte: Courtney Knutson


Altar Guild: Serving for the month of October: Phyliss Priebe & Wendy Mapes

October 4

Cleaning & Treats: Danielle Gloege; Kevin & Connie Wischnack

Ushers: Scott Ludwig & Kevin Wischnack

Acolyte: Alex Jundt

October 11

Cleaning & Treats: Rich Dixon & Michelle Johnson; Roger & Marolyn Bigalke

Ushers: Rich Dixon & Greg Busse

Acolyte: Kaelin McDermott


October 18

Cleaning & Treats: Roda & Carlo Yonak; Deb Ross

Ushers: Rod Yonak & LeRoy Kiphuth

Acolyte: Taylor Kline

October 25

Cleaning & Treats: Mark & Rita Quigley; Wilinda Smith

Ushers: Mark Quigley & Shawn Redepenning

Acolyte: Jackson Jundt

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AliveWelcome to Alive! Lutheran Church in Monticello

where lives are transformed, friendships are created and strengthened, tears are shed, laughter is heard, songs are sung, Christ is proclaimed and God is glorified!

A warm & hearty welcome to our members and our guests! It is a privilege and honor to worship our Crucified, Risen, Ascended & Glorified Lord with you. Alive! is the BIGGEST, little church in Monticello, and we are glad to have you here.  As always, make yourself at home, you are among family!

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Alive Alive! News
  Identity Theft Workshop: Tuesday, Nov. 3rd at 6:30pm and Sunday, Nov. 22 following church service

“Identity Theft:  What You Need to Know” - Workshop at Alive! Lutheran Church Tuesday November 3, 2015, at 6:30PM
The holidays are just around the corner.  So are the identity theft thieves…Every two seconds, someone becomes a victim of identity fraud.  If your identity is stolen it puts your finances and credit rating at risk.  Don’t become a statistic!  Join us at Alive! Lutheran Church for a FREE educational workshop, presented by Thrivent Financial Representative, Dave Jackson.  You will learn how identity theft occurs, how you can prevent it and what to do if your identity is stolen.  Several ways to register:  contact the church office thru our website, email, or call 763-295-1749.  You may also register by calling Val Jackson at 763-633-5300 or email  A repeat session of the workshop will also be offered on Sunday November 22, 2015, at 10AM (following 9AM church services).  

  Register for the Alive! Golf Tournament!

When: Saturday, September 26, 2015

Time: 1:00 P.M. Rain or Shine

Location: Monticello Country Club - 1209 Golf Course Road, Monticello

For more information, please email or call/text Brenda McDermott at / 763-587-1861 or Jess Kline at / 612-590-2093

Click here to Register! Click here to Register!

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Alive Bible Study
  Monday Mornings at 10am - Small Group Adult Bible Study

Small Group Adult Bible Study at Lois Mitchell's home in Monticello meets Monday mornings at 10:00 a.m. with fellowship followed by a Bible study. Join us for fellowship and lively discussions! Please contact Lois Mitchell with any questions.

  1st Thursday of the month, 7pm - Small Group Adult Bible Study

A second Small Group Adult Bible Study meets the 1st Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at River City Extremes restaurant. Our current topic of discussion is Is Gods Word still relevant to You?. Join us for an evening of fellowship and discussion. Please contact Pastor with any questions.

  Men's Group - 4th Tuesday of the month

The Men's Group will meet at church on Tuesday May 26th at 7pm for Bible study, fellowship and a fun activity (TBD). All Alive! men are welcome. Meetings will continue through the summer months, June 23rd, July 28th & August 25th. Please contact Elder Roger Bigalke at 320-217-9177 or for more information.

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Alive Reminders
Looking for help with "stuff"? Well look no further...A.C.T. to the rescue! You can"rent" an A.C.T. member for an hour, two hours, morning, afternoon or evening, whatever you need, for any help with yard clean-ups or other projects. All we ask in exchange is a free will donation for our services. Please contact Jen or Jess Kline or email: with your request and we will make the arrangements. We look forward to helping you!

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Alive Devotions

...because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, made us alive with Christ..."- Ephesians 2:4-5 <

  Publications and cards available
Please utilize the publications in the narthex (Portals of Prayer, Lutheran Witness & more) and take a copy home today! We have received a free supply of Lutheran Hour Ministries, Memorial and Special Occasion cards. They are available for you on the counter in the narthex next to the literature rack.
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Alive Help Needed
  Readers at/for Church
Feel comfortable reading one of the lessons on a Sunday morning? Let the pastor know!
  Technical Team (Audio/Visual/Computer)

Computer savvy teens and adults, this one is for you...running the computer (PowerPoint, etc.) & sound system at church! We currently have two individuals, Paul Stemper & Josh McDermott,
heading up the team and fulfilling these tasks when needed. We would like to have 3-5 more people who can assist when needed. Please let the pastor, Paul or Josh know if you want to share your computer skills with Alive!

  Play An Instrument?
Share your talents during worship! Please let the pastor know if you are interested.
  Board Members
Want to help with church activities or be on a board, but not as a chairperson? You can! Use your talents to further Alive!s mission and ministry by joining one of the boards in any capacity. Let the Pastor or a board chair know of your interest!
  Website/Social Media
Looking for someone who can help with updating Alive's web site and posting to the Alive! facebook page. Will train on web site (it's not hard - do not need to know HTML code). Please contact Michele Hertwig
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