Mission Statement

Our mission is to offer the Gospel 
--in word and sacrament-- 
to sinners 
so that through the Gospel 
Jesus will produce and strengthen believers 
for this life 
and for eternity.


  1. We believe that God created the world in 6 days.
  2. We believe that when Adam and Eve sinned, they brought sin and death into this world.
  3. We believe that all people are born in sin (inherited sin) and in need of a Savior.
  4. We believe that God gave us a Savior in the person of His Son Jesus Christ, our Redeemer.
  5. We believe that Jesus Christ received the punishment for our sin when He died on the cross.
  6. We believe that the Bible centers around the person and work of Jesus Christ.
  7. We believe that through faith in Jesus Christ, we are declared innocent and righteous by God.
  8. We believe that only by the working of the Holy Spirit can we have faith in Jesus Christ.
  9. We believe that Jesus sends His Holy Spirit to us only through the Gospel in word and sacrament.
  10. We believe that Jesus has given us two sacraments through which He makes and strengthens believers--Baptism and Holy Communion
  11. We believe that God has revealed His will for how He wants us to live on this earth.
  12. We believe that what God says, He means, and we cannot change His words to fit our desires.
  13. We believe that only through faith can our works be pleasing to God.
  14. We believe that the devil, the world, and our own sinful nature are working against our faith.
  15. We believe that only by the power of our King, Jesus Christ, will we overcome these enemies.
  16. We believe that Jesus rose from the dead, guaranteeing our victory over sin and death.
  17. We believe that a day will come when Jesus will raise all those who have died to life.
  18. We believe that those who did not believe in Jesus Christ will be punished eternally in hell.
  19. We believe that those who believed in Jesus Christ will receive the reward of eternal life in heaven.

Lord of Life is part of the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod.  For more details, please visit their site: