In addition to all of the ammenities offered at St. John’s for providing physical care, another key component in creating home and building community is spiritual care. Indeed, this is largely the philosophy on which St. John’s was built and continues to promote.

St. John’s is supported by 24 area Lutheran churches, listed below. Some of the programs and services St. John’s provides for our residents to fulfill their spiritual needs include:

• Chapel
• Fulltime chaplain
• Sunday morning worship services
• Daily devotions
• Weekly Bible studies
• Special seasonal services
• Monthly Catholic Mass
• Spiritual Care committee
• Ongoing spiritual in-service training for staff
• Chapel available for special services

Corporate Churches

Ascension Lutheran Church – Albert Lea
South Central Freeborn Church – Clarks Grove
Concordia Bear Lake Church – Albert Lea
Cross of Glory Church – Hartland

Emmons Lutheran Church – Emmons
First Lutheran Church – Ellendale
Grace Lutheran Church – Albert Lea
Lunder Lutheran Church – Twin Lakes
Moscow Lutheran Church – Austin
Round Prairie Lutheran – Glenville
St. Paul’s Lutheran Church – Conger
West Freeborn Church – Manchester

Bethlehem Lutheran Church – Myrtle
Community Lutheran Church – Geneva
Concordia Pickeral Lake Church -Albert Lea

East Freeborn Church – Albert Lea
First Lutheran Church – Albert Lea
First Lutheran Church – Glenville
Hayward Lutheran Church – Hayward
Mansfield Lutheran Church – Alden
Oakland Lutheran Church – Oakland
Salem Lutheran Church – Albert Lea
Trinity Lutheran Church – Albert Lea
Trondhjem Lutheran Church – Austin