Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church
1206 C Avenue
Vinton, IA
Pastor Mark C. Urlaub
We like to say that every person at Bethlehem Lutheran Church is a “Bethlehem star.” We want to make Jesus known in the world. We invite you to Bethlehem.

The mission of Bethlehem Lutheran Church, a fellowship of Christian believers is
· To worship together and to proclaim the word of God’s love and saving grace
· To receive the forgiveness of sins through the Sacrament of Holy Baptism and Holy Communion
· To share in the joys and in the sufferings of our fellow members exercising patience and forgiveness
· To reach out and intentionally welcome others
· To provide an education program to encourage our spiritual growth
· To serve the Lord by sharing our gifts of time, talent, and treasure
· To do all things in the name of Jesus Christ

Blessed Hope Church
1509 South M. Avenue
Vinton, IA
Pastor Matt Hantz
Our mission at Blessed Hope is to always praise Christ through: drawing people to Him; teaching them to become more Christ-like; and sending them out as His ambassadors.

BLESSED HOPE CORE VALUES (what is important to us) RELATIONSHIPS – everyone is valuable and needs grace WORSHIP – it’s all about God EXCELLENCE – if it’s worth doing – it’s worth doing well RELEVANCE – connecting when/where matters most DISCIPLESHIP – saved people grow BOLDNESS – try it – God is worth the risk BLESSED HOPE VISION (desired outcome resulting from our ministry) “Blessed Hope desires to be a church that is known in the community for making a real difference in the lives of those that are lost, hurting, frustrated, burned, burned-out and confused. We strive to be an authentic church that demonstrates the grace and truth of Jesus Christ to a lost world – showing biblical love, hope, encouragement, and forgiveness to all in His name.”

Queen of Saints

Weekend Mass times for the Queen of Saints cluster for 2017 are as follows:
January 7/8 through June 30:
4 pm-St. Patrick, Watkins OR St. John, Blairstown (alternating every other week)
6 pm-St. Michael, Norway
8 am-St. Paul, Newhall
10 am-IC, Van Horne

From July 1 through December 31:
4 pm-St. Paul, Newhall
6 pm-IC, Van Horne

8 am-St. Michael, Norway
10 am-St. John, Blairstown OR St. Patrick, Watkins (alternating every other week)