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 at 605-343-4887 if you have any questions.



Call process for new pastor

We are in the call process for a new senior pastor. This is an exciting time in the life of the congregation as we seek new leadership and grow in our faith together. If you know of a potential candidate, please let one of the members of our Call Committee know: Ken Bauman, Jennifer Haar, Bill Bernhard, Diane Tschetter, Janet Oertly, Craig Pfeifle, and Kreena LeLaCheur.


New members

New members are always welcome at South Canyon Lutheran Church! Our next new members class is May 20, but new members will be received at any time. Contact Tristan in the church office (605-343-4887) for more information.


Summer Schedule

Our summer worship schedule will begin on Sunday, May 27, when we will move to one Sunday service at 9:00 a.m., with Holy Communion. Saturday's worship service remains at 5:30 p.m. Church on Wednesdays (C.O.W.) will return in the fall.


Peanut butter sundays

During May, we invite you to bring a jar of peanut butter to worship and help build a giant peanut butter tower! How high will our tower grow? All peanut butter will be donated to the Church Response food pantry.


NEW Leadership at South Canyon Lutheran

New members of the Congregation Council were elected at the Partners in Ministry Appreciation and Semi-Annual Meeting on May 6: Les Wermers, president; Chad Guge, vice president; Mieka Hanna, secretary; Paula Berg, treasurer; Ericka Heiser, budget and finance; Gary Evensen, property and grounds; Bill Bernhard, stewardship; and Jennifer Haar, youth and family. Thanks to all who serve our family of faith!

Good Grief Group


The Good Grief Group meets every Thursday at 2:00 p.m. in the Grace Room. This group offers support to anyone dealing with loss in their lives. This is an open group; come anytime you are able.


Accompanist Needed

South Canyon's Sanctuary Choir is in need of a piano accompanist. We rehearse Wednesday evenings from 7:15 p.m. to 8:15 p.m., late August through May, and sing in worship the first, third, and occasionally fifth Sundays at both the 8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. services.  Please contact Ellen Shirley in the office, 605-343-4887, for more information.


Read a good book lately?

Join our Book Discussion Group at 8:15 a.m. on the third Saturday on the month. On Saturday, May 17, the group will discuss "Lilac Girls" by Martha Hall Kelly. "Last Ballad" by Wiley Cash is the June selection. Read the books and join the discussion!



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

Sunday worship is at 8:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. Holy Communion is offered every Sunday at alternating services (first and third Sundays at 8:00 a.m., and second and fourth Sundays at 10:30 a.m.)

Wednesday worship with Holy Communion will resume in the fall.



Kitchen help wanted: Would you like to help prepare the Wednesday night meals? Contact Linda at kitchenlinda@sclc-rc.org.




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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Simply Giving

The Simply Giving Program is a simple, reliable way to make your regular contributions to our congregation through automated giving. We would love for you to get started below or pick up an authorization form at the church office. If you have any questions, contact Tristan.

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