About Us


St. John’s has been a church family since its founding in 1932.  We are a member congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, within the South Central Synod of Wisconsin.

Brief History

St. John’s held their first worship service as a congregation in the year 1932.  The following year the congregation moved into the church building near downtown Beaver Dam.  (That building is currently the Alanon Building on Maple Ave. Read more

Life at St. John's

Our Sunday school starts during our 9:00 a.m. worship service.  Confirmation for middle school students takes place at 5:30 on Sunday evenings during the school year.  We have a women's Bible Study on Tuesday evening (contact the church for more information on this).  We have another Bible study that meets at 8:30am on the second Saturday of each month at church. In addition to these educational opportunities, we have a crafters group that meets at 10am on the second Saturday at church. We have youth events scheduled at various times throughout the year.  Please check our Events Page for upcoming events. Read more





St. John's Lutheran Church Mission Statement

"With glad and generous hearts we bring the Good News to all, in gratitude for God's grace."

St. John's Vision Statement

"We the family of God, believers in Jesus Christ, gathered as St. John's Lutheran, commit to be faithful, growing disciples within the parish, community and world.  Living in the grace of God, we continue to grow inwardly through devotion to prayer, study of the Bible and regular worship, so we can serve compassionately through our invitations, by encouraging future generations, and by generously sharing our selves."