• ...where two or three gather in My name, there am I with them
  • ...but the word of the Lord endures forever
  • ...if the Son sets you free, you will be free indeed
Welcome to St. Paul's Lutheran Church
"We, the members of St. Paul's Lutheran, saints through Jesus Christ, give glory to God for His free gift of salvation and personally reach out to the community and the world with this good news."


We invite you to worship with us in person on Sunday, June 23, 2024 at 9:00 a.m. The service, with Holy Communion, led by Pastor Evandro Kopper, will be broadcast on KRLL 1420AM Radio and also via Facebook Livestream.
We hope you can join us!


Welcome to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church!
We believe that the door to salvation is always open. Our mission is to be fully devoted to Jesus by opening our arms to those in search of the truth. We show God’s love and concern for our fellow man at every opportunity. Through works of charity and opening our doors to listen and love, we feel that we are walking in the footsteps of Jesus Christ.

Sunday 9:00 a.m. (this service will also be available via Facebook Livestream)

Please join us at 9:00 a.m. this Sunday for Worship Service broadcast on KRLL 1420AM radio. For those out of the area, you can access this radio station via https://mytuner-radio.com/radio/krll-1420-am-435192/ or by clicking below.


    FINANCIAL PEACE UNIVERSITY: Learn how to get out of debt in 2024 with Dave Ramsey’s Financial Peace University. Classes held virtually on Thursday evenings at 630pm CST starting January 11th through March 7th. Sign up with St. Paul’s Lutheran Church Financial Peace University.

    PASTORAL VISITS: For those unable to attend church in person, Pastor Kopper is willing to visit and commune with you at your home. To request a visit, please call the church office at (573) 796-2735.

    ACH Offerings Reminder!
    The church has the capability of automatically withdrawing an offering from your account on a weekly, biweekly, or monthly basis. If you prefer this method over offering envelopes, please call and leave a message at (573) 796-2735 or email office@stpaulslutheran1860.com for assistance. You may also choose to download the ACH Withdrawal Authorization Form on our church website (Bulletin Board page) and submit it to the church office, either by emailing or mailing it.

    Gift Cards to benefit Child Care Center
    If you would like gift cards for giving or to use for your weekly shopping at C&R or Cal’s, you can order those at any time. They can be purchased for $25, $50 or $100 from Cal’s or $50 or $100 from C&R (5% will be given back to the daycare). Text or call Diane Weicken at (573) 690-6647 to order.
    SPCCC Gift Card Order Form

    Radio Broadcasts
    Since July 29, 1984, St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, California, Missouri has been continuously broadcasting its Sunday Worship service live each week from 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. on KRLL Radio (1420 AM). Please contact the church office (leave a voicemail message or send an email) if you would like to sponsor a broadcast. The cost is $130.00 per broadcast.

    Lutheran Hour Broadcasts
    Heard round the world and locally on KRLL 1420 AM at 7:00 a.m. each Sunday! If you wish to sponsor a broadcast please contact the church office (leave a voicemail message or send an email). The cost is $85.00 per broadcast.

    Flower Chart
    If you would like to provide flowers for a Sunday service, please reserve a date by contacting the church office (leave a voicemail message or send an email).

    Volunteers Needed
    ~To serve as an usher during worship services. If you are interested in becoming an usher please contact the church office.

    ~To become a Radio Announcer. If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity to serve, please contact the church office.

    Church Text Alerts
    St. Paul’s now has the capability of sending out notifications by text message to alert the congregation of church cancellations due to weather and events taking place. If you would like to sign up for these alerts, please let the church office know.

    St. Paul’s Coffee Cups
    If you would like to purchase a coffee cup, they are $5 each. Money raised will go towards purchasing more cups!

    Thank You!
    Please see the Thank You! page for recent thank you notes received by the church! This page can also be accessed via the Bulletin Board page.

    Church Office Hours
    The office is open from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. on Monday – Friday.

    Upcoming Events

    Sunday School/Bible Class

    June 23, 2024
    10:15am - 11:15am

    There will be Sunday School/Bible Classes from 10:15 – 11:15 AM.

    Sunday Worship Service

    June 23, 2024
    9:00am - 10:00am

    Sunday 9:00 a.m. (this service will also be available via KRLL 1420 AM and Facebook Livestream) Broadcast of the service on the local radio station, KRLL 1420 AM begins at 9:00 a.m. each Sunday and is also available via the internet by using https://mytuner-radio.com/radio/krll-1420-am-435192/ anywhere in the world! Please check the Current Calendar located on the Bulletin […]

    Adult Choir

    June 26, 2024
    6:00 pm

    Adult Choir at 6:00 pm!

    Bible Study: Wednesday Morning Women’s Group

    June 26, 2024
    9:30 - 10:30 am

    This weekly women’s study group meets from 9:30 – 10:45 am in the Martin Luther Room (church basement) and is intended for women of all ages. It is hoped that many of St. Paul’s members will take the opportunity to grow in the Word and get to know others better by joining one of the […]

    Bible Study: Thursday Mornings

    June 27, 2024
    10:00 - 11:00 am

    This weekly study meets in the Church library every Thursday morning from 10:00-11:00 a.m. and all are welcome. It is hoped that many of St. Paul’s members will take the opportunity to grow in the Word and get to know others better by joining one of the our Bible Study classes! Join Facebook Group

    Recent Sermons

    Facebook Feed