Welcome to South Canyon Lutheran Church

We are an Evangelical Lutheran Church in America congregation dedicated to sharing the Good News of Jesus Christ by what we say and do. We hope you feel welcome here as you continue to seek to fulfill God’s rich purpose for your life. South Canyon offers many learning and ministry opportunities for you and/or your entire family.  As you browse our web site please contact us if you have any questions. Please feel free to contact me as a spiritual resource or for coffee and conversation.

Pastor Bruce Thalacker


Wednesday night meals resumed on September 14 at 4:45 p.m., worship at 6:00 p.m., and classes for all ages beginning at 6:30 p.m.  Please join us!



On Sunday, September 25, we held a service fair including packing meals for Kids Against Hunger, putting together school kits for Lutheran World Relief, a Habitat for Humanity booth, and going out into the community to serve.  More than 100 people helped pack 21,816 meals for the hungry at our God's Work, Our Hands event. The Kids Against Hunger meals will be distributed to Feeding South Dakota, the Church Response food bank, Cornerstone Rescue Mission, and at the Rapid City Stand Down for veterans.


Saturday worship is at 5:30 p.m. We serve Holy Communion every Saturday.

Sunday worship is at 8:00 and 10:30 a.m. Holy Communion is served at alternating services every Sunday: 1st & 3rd Sundays at 8:00 a.m., 2nd & 4th Sundays at 10:30 a.m., and 5th Sunday at both services.

Wednesday worship at 6:00 p.m.



October 5 - Pulled Ranch Chicken with Bacon - 6th grade boys & parents serving

October 12 - Chicken & Noodles - 6th grade girls & parents serving

October 19 - Mexican Night - 9th graders & parents serving

October 26 - Sloppy Joes - helpers needed - sign up on Wednesday nights



Thank you for helping to support the ministries at South Canyon Lutheran. We pray that you are encouraged and blessed knowing that your financial support helps change lives through Jesus Christ.

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