Faith & Worship

Dassel Area Church Directory

Updated June 2019

New Life Assembly of God
Assembly of God
190 Johnson Ave. NW, Cokato | 320-286-2565
Website: nlagcokato.com | Email: office.nlag@gmail.com.
Rev. Allen Jones
• Established in 1958, and has a membership of 100 people.
• Worship services Sunday 10 a.m., Wednesday evening education for all ages at 7 p.m.

Albion Evangelical Free Church
Evangelical Free Church of America
11480 Fifth St. NW, Cokato | 320-286-5442
Pastor Kevin Sorensen
• Established in 1882, and has a current membership of 75 people, with an average attendance of 145
• Sunday school for all ages at 9:15 a.m. (Sept.-May), worship celebration 10:30 a.m.; AWANA, youth group, and adult Bible study and prayer Wednesdays at 6:30 p.m.  (Sept.-May).

Elim Mission Church
Evangelical Free and Evangelical Covenant
405 Broadway Ave. S., PO Box 296, Cokato | 320-286-2662
Email: elimoffice@elimmission.org | Website: www.elimmission.org
Senior Pastor: Matt Miklasz | Director of Worship: Jay Asplin
• Established in 1909, and has 130 current membership, with attendance at 300.
• Worship Sundays at 10 a.m.
• Wednesdays (Sept.-April): Awana clubs and Student Ministries.
• Visit the church website for more ministry opportunities.

First Baptist Church
Baptist
395 Broadway Ave. N, Cokato | 320-286-2562
Email: office@firstbaptistcokato.com | Website: www.firstbaptistcokato.com
Pastor: Troy Roemer | Youth Minister: Tim Roemer
• Established in 1871, and has a worship attendance of 200.
• Sunday worship 9 a.m., Sunday school 10:30 a.m.; Saturday Men’s breakfast 8 a.m.; Wednesdays (Sept.-May) Family meal 5:45 p.m.; education for all ages at 6:30 p.m.

Cokato Laestadian Lutheran Church
Laestadian Lutheran
16144 20th St. SW, Cokato | 320-286-2024
Website: www.cllchurch.org
Pastor: George Koivukangas
• Worship services: Sunday school (Sept.-May) 9:15 a.m.; regular worship Sundays 10:30 a.m., also 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Sundays at 7 p.m.; Bible class 7 p.m. Wednesdays.

Evangelical Lutheran Church
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
280 Third St. SE, PO Box 448, Cokato | 320-286-5964
Email: dhammond@elchome.net | Website: www.elchome.net
Pastor Timothy Wheatley
• Established 1870, and currently has 530 baptized members.
• Worship services Sept. – May 10 a.m.; June-Aug. 9 a.m.; Nursery care available. Handicap-accessible.
• Sunday school is available for all ages Sept.-May. Vacation Bible school on July 28-30, 2019. Green Lake Bible Camp July 21-26, 2019. Children and youth
programming and choirs Sept.-May; adult choir Sept.-May.
• Sunday worship service broadcasts live over radio station KLFD 1410 AM and 95.9 FM.

Grace Hill Church
Nondenominational
15905 US Highway 12, PO Box 295, Cokato, MN 55321 | 320-286-2100
Website: GraceHillMN.org | Pastor: Jon Thorson
• Sunday family time 9:30 a.m.; worship 10:15 a.m.

Grace Apostles Lutheran
Lutheran
Cokato City Hall, 255 Broadway Ave., second floor
Contact: Dave Aho 320-286-5242
• Sunday school at 9:15 a.m. (during school year), worship services at 10:30 a.m. Communion first Sunday of the month.

Freedom Church
Nondenominational
Located at Cokato Mall | Mailing address: PO Box 574, Dassel, MN 55325
Email: 76.truth@gmail.com
• Worship at 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Pastor Steve Nelson 612-212-2033, or Tom Sovereign 320-275-9525
Text or call Pastor Steve Nelson for outreach and small group information

Grace Lutheran Church
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
17225 30th St. NW, South Haven | Mailing address: PO Box 1085, Cokato, MN 55321 | 320-286-2354
Email: gracenorthcrowriver@yahoo.com | Interim Pastor: Eileen Mehl
• Grace was established in 1898, and currently has a membership of 70.
• Worship schedule is 9 a.m. the first and third Sundays each month (alternating with North Crow River Lutheran Church). Please note that on the following upcoming dates (fifth Sundays), worship will take place at  Grace Lutheran Church: June 30, and Dec. 29, 2019; May 31, Nov. 29, 2020;  and at North Crow River Lutheran Church: Sept. 29, 2019; March 29, Aug. 30, 2020.
• Parish Sunday school takes place at Grace Lutheran Church at 10:15 a.m. (Sept.-May).

Stockholm Lutheran Church
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
16133 Co. Rd. 30 SW, Cokato | 320-286-2991
Pastor: Mark Little | Email: stocklc@xtratyme.com | Website: stockholmlutheran.org.
• Established in 1866.
• Worship at 10:30 a.m, Sunday school at 9 a.m. (Sept.-May);  Worship at 9 a.m. (June-Aug.).

Good Shepherd Free Lutheran
Association of Free Lutheran Churches
5939 Oliver Ave. SW, Cokato | 320-286-2861 | Website: www.goodshepherdcokato.com
Senior Pastor: Rob Edwards | Assistant Pastor: Mark Olson
• Established in 1985.
• Sunday worship times 9 a.m. (Memorial Day through Labor Day), 10:30 a.m. (Sept.-May, with Sunday school at 9 a.m. and fellowship at 10 a.m.), Communion served the first Sunday of the month.
• Wednesday night activities for all ages 6:30 p.m.

North Crow River Lutheran Church
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
45 Quinnell Ave., PO Box 848, Cokato | 320-286-2354 | Email: gracenorthcrowriver@yahoo.com | Interim Pastor: Eileen Mehl
• Established in 1870, with current membership at 80.
• Sunday worship at 9 a.m. the second and fourth Sundays of the month (alternating with Grace Lutheran Church). Please note that on the following upcoming dates (fifth Sundays), worship will take place at  North Crow River Lutheran Church: Sept. 29, 2019; March 29, Aug. 30, 2020; and at Grace Lutheran Church: June 30, and Dec. 29, 2019; May 31, Nov. 29, 2020.
• Sunday school at Grace Lutheran Church 10:15 a.m. (Sept.-May).

Lamson Evangelical Free Church
Evangelical Free Church in America
22246 Co. Rd. 4, PO Box 41, Dassel | 320-275-2678
Pastor Mike Newsom | Email: lamsonsecretary@gmail.com | Website: www.lamsonfree.com
• Sunday worship 10 a.m., fellowship 11 a.m.; Wednesdays 6:30 p.m. adult prayer.

Dassel Covenant Church
Covenant
251 Lake St., Dassel | 320-275-3315
Website:  dasselcovenant.org | Email: office@dasselcov.com | Pastor Darren Olson
• Established in 1879, and has a membership of 350.
• Worship times:  Sundays (Sept.-May) 10:30 a.m. or (June-Aug.) 9:30 a.m.; Sunday school 9:15 a.m. during the school year; Wednesday night AWANA and youth groups at 6 p.m.

Our Saviour’s Lutheran
Independent Lutheran
14550 Co. Road 37 NW, Annandale (north of Cokato at “French Lake Corners”) | 320-274-3265 | Pastor DelRoy Johnson
• Established in 1892.
• Sunday worship 9:30 a.m.; Bible study 10:30 a.m.

Cornerstone Church
Christian/Nondenominational
Currently meeting at Cokato Elementary School, Door D; 200 5th Street SW, Cokato | Website: www.CornerstoneChurchMN.org
• Identical Sunday services 9 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.
Full children’s programming, birth through fifth grade

Gethsemane Lutheran Church
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
221 Atlantic Ave. E, PO Box C, Dassel | Phone 320-275-3852 | Fax 320-275-2111
Pastor Laurie O’Shea | Email: office@glcdassel.com | Website: www.glcdassel.com
• Established in 1873, and membership is 200.
• Sunday worship 9 a.m.; Sunday school (Sept-May) 10:15 a.m.
Find us on Facebook at Gethsemane Lutheran Church of Dassel.

Dassel Church of Christ
Christian/Nondenominational
100 Parker Ave. E, Dassel, PO Box 250 | 320-275-3322
Email: dasselchurchofchrist@gmail.com | Website: www.dasselchurchofchrist.com
Pastor Chris Halstead
• Worship: Sundays 10 a.m. , Sunday school 9 a.m.

Lake Jennie Covenant Church
Covenant
18531 705th Street, Dassel | 320-275-3233 | Pastor: Douglas Pierce
• Founded in 1886
• Sunday worship 10:45 am; Sunday school 9:30 a.m.

St. John’s Catholic Church
Catholic
412 E Curran Street, Darwin | Mailing address: 106 N 4th Street, Darwin
320-275-2915 or 320-693-9496
Website: www.stjohnscatholic-darwin.com | Pastor: Jeffrey Horejsi
Associate Pastor: Brian Mandel
• Established in 1878
• Mass Saturdays at 5 p.m., Reconciliation at 4:30 p.m. and Sunday at 10 a.m.

All Saints Lutheran Church
Evangelical Lutheran Church of America
118 North First St., PO Box 98, Darwin, 55324 | 320-693-5778
Pastor: Joe Midthun | 320-699-1045
• Established in 1954
• Worship service Sunday 10:30 a.m., Wednesday night education at 5:30 p.m. alternating with Ostmark Lutheran Church from Sept.-May starting with Ostmark.

Apostolic Lutheran Church
Apostolic Lutheran
Located one-half mile west of Highway 15 on CSAH 27, Kingston | Mailing address: 71580 CSAH 27, Kimball, MN 55353 | 320-398-2130
Website: kingstonalc.com | Pastor: Orval Wirkkala
• Established in 1896.
• Worship service Sunday 10:20 a.m.