A City-wide Church with a World-wide Ministry
Kountze Memorial Lutheran Church is a vibrant, historic faith community of nearly 2,000 members that welcomes all and provides ministries for all ages and all walks of life. We are the birthplace of Lutheranism in Nebraska. We are a “City-wide Church with a World-wide Ministry” and have been worshipping, growing, and serving in the heart of Downtown Omaha for over 150 years!
While Kountze is among the largest ELCA churches in Nebraska, it maintains a family-like atmosphere. Our members come from all over the city and surrounding communities. Whether you are a member of long-standing, looking for a new church home, or visiting family and friends, Kountze provides a welcoming community to everyone.
Kountze Memorial Lutheran Church is a congregation in the Nebraska Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America (ELCA).
Sunday, February 26 | 12 PM | Office Conference Room
All those anticipating a baptism in the next few months should plan to attend this session led by a pastor.
LENT AT KOUNTZE
2017 Lenten Theme: We Are Church
Our Lenten theme centers around the Nicene Creed and utilizes resources from the Nebraska Synod, ELCA.
HOLY WEEK AND EASTER
Celebrate the Resurrection at Kountze
A variety of worship opportunities are celebrated throughout the week beginning with Palm Sunday and continuing through Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Holy Saturday, and Easter Sunday.