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On July 25-29, 9:00-11:30 am,

Grace Lutheran Church in Fridley, MN

will be having VBS.


Old Testament Pictures of Christ


This includes children age 4 years through 8th grade.

Contact Pastor John Hein ( or 763-784-8784) to register.


Berea Vacation Bible School

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2016 Vacation Bible School

Each year Berea Lutheran Church offers a free, BackstageLogo
week-long Vacation Bible School (VBS) program for children ages 4 – 14 (grade 8 in the fall). Children participate in daily contests and prizes, crafts, singing, games, and Bible lessons. Daily they have the opportunity to meet new friends and learn more about their Savior through a variety of fun activities. In addition, snacks are provided each day.

Come Join Us at Vacation Bible School (VBS) This Year!  July 11 – July 15!

Click here to register online!

Hey Rock Stars, at Vacation Bible School this year you will have an all-access pass to go Backstage with Bible, where you’ll have an epic expedition through the books of the Bible!


Your children are sure to return each day with new knowledge and a smile on their faces!

Please contact us with any questions.

“Shadows and Substance” Instruction Videos

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Pastor John Hein is preparing a series of instructions based on the document named “Shadows and Substance” by Pastor John L. Schierenbeck (used by permission from the author).  A PDF copy of this document can be downloaded for use with these instructional videos.  Shadows & Substance 3rd Edition

The videos will be posted on Pastor Hein’s Youtube playlist and referenced here.

Questions and comments should be directed to

Shadows and Substance – Playlist

2016 ILC Tour Choir Concert at Berea

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You’re invited!


We are pleased to host an Immanuel Lutheran High School & College Tour Choir Concert on Sunday, March 27, 2016 at 9 a.m. at Berea Lutheran Church, 9308 Rich Valley Blvd, Inver Grove Heights, MN. Free admission. Come join us!
Lutheran High School & College Tour Choir of Eau Claire, WI is directed by Professor John Reim. See for more information.

2016 Lenten Devotional Calendar

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In time for Ash Wednesday, Pastor Walter Schaller has written up another Lenten Calendar of Bible Readings.

2016 Lent Devotional Calendar

2016 Lenten Worship

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“Lord, Is It I?” “Could You Not Watch With Me One Hour?” “Friend, Why Have You Come?” “What Is That To Us?” “Are You The King Of the Jews?” “What Shall I Do With Jesus?” “My God, My God, why have You forsaken Me?” “Why do you seek the living among the dead?”

Beginning Ash Wednesday, February 10, Berea Lutheran Church of Inver Grove Heights and Grace Lutheran Church of Fridley will begin our Lenten season at 6:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. respectively. Our series this year will be “Probing Questions of the Passion” with a pulpit exchange involving area active and retired CLC pastors.

Please join us this Lenten Season at Berea Lutheran Church  and/or Grace Lutheran Church to examine these questions of the Passion of our Lord.

2016 Lent Questions of the PassionsContact one of the pastors if you have questions of your own!

Pastor David Schierenbeck
9308 Rich Valley Boulevard
Inver Grove Heights, MN 55077
Church: 651-454-1915 or email: email

Pastor John Hein
460 75th Ave. NE
Fridley, MN 55432
Phone:  763-784-8784 or email:

Amidst your busy schedules, why not prioritize these services and spend some time meditating on the Passion Story and the great truths of our salvation found in it. All are invited to join us for a “Soup And Sandwich Supper” will preceding the service beginning at 5:30 pm. in the Berea Activity Center or 6:00 pm in the Grace fellowship hall.


2015 Advent Worship

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Advent Service

Advent Worship begins this Wednesday, December 2 at 7:00 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church in Fridley.  Join us as we prepare our hearts for the coming of our Savior!

Our worship will continue with the Colors of Christmas on Wednesday, December 9 at 6:30 p.m. at Berea Lutheran Church in Inver Grove Heights and at 7:00 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church in Fridley.

Our third mid-week advent service will be on Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church in Fridley.

Our Advent season will conclude with a Christmas Eve presentation of the good news of Jesus’s birth from our Sunday school children!  We pray that you are blessed during this Advent and Christmas season.