We've been expecting you, because we are always expecting pilgrims --
the people of God on the journey of faith and life! 

Worship Times

Morning worship is at 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. every Sunday (unless noted otherwise).


Worship at 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

January 26 —  Holy Communion, Cross+Generational Worship, Families in Faith rite, 2nd Grade: Share, Save, Spend (11 am); Pastor Jen Rome preaching

February 2 — A Global Service of Holy Communion, with a special focus on Tanzania/Africa, preacher: Leif McClellan, Pilgrim Leadership and Creativity Johnson Fellow
╬ 8 am — First Sunday Meditation — Upstairs Community Room

February 9 — Nordic Morning Prayer, Point for Pilgrims, Pastor Jen Rome preaching

February 16 —  A New Liturgy of Holy Communion, “From Ancient Grounding into the Unknown,” Families in Faith Rite, Age 2-3: My Church (11 am); Pastor Carol Tomer preaching on “Frozen 2”

Worship Times

Sunday Morning Worship
at 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. 
Contemplative Worship
2nd, 3rd, & 4th Sunday nights
September through April
6:51 pm

Celtic Contemplative Communion

Choral Contemplative Prayer

Nordic Contemplative Prayer

extended prelude at 6:30 pm

"The Tale of Three Trees": Pilgrim's 2020 K-8 Musical
Presented in worship on Sunday, February 23 at 8:30 & 11 am

Our musical for February will be "The Tale of Three Trees" by Allen Pote. This musical is based on an American folk tale, and tells the story of Jesus' life in a creative and timeless way!

Seven Times Well
Contemplative Conversation and Connection

A New Opportunity for the Pilgrim Evening Worship Community

GATHER...     in small groups from 5:51 to 6:30 pm before the seven Celtic and Nordic services, January through April.

SHARE...    reflections related to the theme for that evening’s service. Guiding questions 
for the seven conversations will be provided.

WEAVE...   the fruits of our individual contemplation together to create community. 

Evening worshipers will serve as group facilitators.

All are welcome to attend our next gathering on
January 26, 2020, 5:51 to 6:30 p.m.
Upstairs Community Room 

(Take the stairway or elevator by the Fireside Room.)

January 26 Theme ~ “Stepping Fearless Through the Night”

"Through the night of doubt and sorrow, onward goes the pilgrim band."
From “Through the Night of Doubt and Sorrow,” Bernhardt Severin Ingemann, (1789-1862), Evangelical Lutheran Worship, #327

Guiding Questions:

  • What are your fears?

  • What helps keep you from obsessing about your fear?

  • How do you step fearless into the night?

(You are invited to bring your own brown bag supper if you wish.)

Click here for a schedule of conversations through March 8, 2020.

Pilgrim Birth celebrated in local media

Hanna Ruby Heggeseth was born on January 1 at Regions Hospital. (Her parents are Brianna and Paul Heggeseth, and her sister is Maren.) She was the first girl born at Regions in 2020!

She is the first child ever to be awarded the new St. Paul CollegeBound savings account. Here are links to two local media features:

Star Tribune / KARE11

Johnson Fellowships Available

Now accepting applications for Johnson Leadership and Creativity Fellows for this fall, winter, or spring. Click here for more information.

Reconciling in Christ
Caring for Creation