Youth Activities

Sunday School

  • 2nd and 4th Sunday every month during sermon

    • Pastor will excuse children after the Gospel is read​

    • Meet in classroom area

  • Children of All ages are welcome

  • Welcome our children and their friends and neighbors

  • Email Magan Ratalsky ( 320-309-1740) or the church office if you have any questions

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Wednesday Women's Bible Study

Wednesdays from noon - 2pm

  • Building A Fellowship Hall

We meet every Wednesday. Distancing will be in place and masks are optional. Please join us!


Thursday Men's Bible Study

Thursdays at 8:00am - TIME CHANGE!!!!

  • Building A Fellowship Hall

We will meet every Thursday.  For questions, email the church office.

Book Club


You are cordially invited to our next book club in-person meeting.  We meet at 2pm on the 4th Thursday of each month, usually for 60-90 minutes. 

  • July 21st - 2pm Bldg A Fellowship Hall

    • Book: "One Italian Summer" by Rebecca Serle​

  • There will be no meeting in August​


For questions, please email the office or contact Judy Wandler.



Sundays from 1:00pm - 3:00pm


We are also looking for a couple of parents or college age students willing to serve as small group guides.


For questions, please see Pastor Jeff or email the church office.

Confirmation in the Lutheran Church is a public profession of faith prepared for by long and careful instruction. In English, it is called "affirmation of baptism", and is a mature and public reaffirmation of the faith which "marks the completion of the congregation's program of confirmation ministry".

Phoenix Lutheran Youth High School Ministry (PhLY)

Director: Casey Goslin
Click for talk at 8/22/21 service

Phoenix Lutheran Youth Ministry is a ministry that offers various events (online and in-person) for Lutheran high school youth.  CELC is a member and supporter.

From the PhLY web site (


"The mission of PhLY is to shepherd the identities of High School youth as children of God, loved by Jesus and saved by grace through the vision of connecting local congregations to one another, sharing resources, and encouraging the youth to meet with other area youth."

PhLY is an addition to the High School youth ministry already happening in congregations by providing an opportunity for High School youth from all over the Phoenix area to come together for a night of fun, food, and faith. "

PhLY Gives Back on Saturday, August 6 from 7-8:45 PM at Feed My Starving Children in Mesa. If you have never participated in a Feed My Starving Children Packing Session it is a high energy, great time spending time with friends making a difference on a global level. We have 25 spots reserved so make reservations now to be part of this exciting event by registering at   

Past Activities and Events

  • Youth Movie Night - 9/24/2021

  • PhLY - Be the Circle - 10/9/2021

  • PhLY - Zoom Halloween - 10/16/2021

  • Trunk or Treat  (sponsored by Hope Alive) - 10/23/2021

  • Sacrament of Confirmation - 10/31/2021

  • PhLY Open Mic Night - 11/13/2021

  • PhLY Service project - 11/20/2021

  • PhLY Holiday Hoopla - 12/4/2021

  • Centering Prayer

  • Youth Hike - 4/2/2022

  • Women's Retreat - 4/2/2022