Serving Others

Bethel House
Bethel House provides interim housing for homeless families with children for up to one year while assisting them with utilizing various social services to transition them back to independent housing.  CLICK HERE for more information.

Lutheran-Episcopal Campus Ministry   
LECM Whitewater is a college ministry by the ELCA and ECUSA.  Our goal is to engage with the college community in Whitewater, to create relationships and grow together as a community.

Campus Ministry Student Meals are held every Monday from 5:00 pm--6:30 pm (during the school year) at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church (146 S. Church St.).  Free spaghetti meals are for all University students.    First English and St. Luke's work together as part of the Lutheran -Episcopal Campus Ministries to provide these meals.
Free Spaghetti Dinners  

University Sunday at First English Lutheran Church
The second Sunday of every month starting in October of 2018 is University Sunday.  University students are invited to attend any of the services with  Unveristy Fellowship begining at 11:35 am in the Fellowship Hall.  This is  
 a chance for students and members (many employed by the University) to get to know each other.  Refreshments will be provided.  
Watch for more details closer to the start of the fall semester.


Lutherdale Ministries located just north of Elkhorn, WI on beautiful spring fed Lauderdale Lakes provides a ministry of hospitality twelve months of the year. The summer is busy with wonderful camping programs for children, youth and families of all denominations. The fall, winter, and spring is bustling with retreat programs for adults, youth, and congregations. Lutherdale's unique location and facilities provide groups the opportunity to plan your own retreat, conference, or camp. Youth groups, family groups, public and private schools, college groups and more are customizing high-adventure and group-building retreats with our Eagles Nest Adventure Center. Weddings, day use group meetings, and banquets are also growing in popularity. Come and experience it for yourself!  Lutherdale Travel has many opportunties and events too!    CLICK HERE for more information.

First English is offering scholarships for FELC members to attend camps at Lutherdale.  
Please call the church office for further details.