A Vibrant & Nurturing Faith Community

inviting others to experience the Grace of God

We welcome you to join First Lutheran Church — regardless of your age, race, gender, life experience, complexities and questions. You have a unique story that can only add to the richness of the larger story that makes up the First Lutheran Church family.  We are a church that shares a living, daring confidence in God’s grace. This faith comes through the good news of Jesus Christ and gives us the freedom and the courage to wonder, discover and boldly participate in what God is up to in the world.  There is a place for you here!
Located at: 302 S. 10th St., Saint Joseph, MO, 64501  Phone: 816-232-8378  Email: flcsj302@gmail.com








June 17
5 Star Jazz

Brent Isom
These All Star musicians from North Kansas City blew us away last summer and are preparing to do it again. 

June 24
Lyin' Eyes

Open Mic
Lyin’ Eyes is an Eagles tribute band dedicated to accurately recreating the music of one of America’s favorite bands, the Eagles. Call (816) 232-8378 to reserve one of five spots open for Open Mic Night.

July 1
Under The Big Oak Tree

Tom Keller
St. Joseph based, this band is a honeyed mixture of vintage folk, acoustic country, and bluegrass. Tom Keller opens the evening.

July 8
The Center State

Restoration Band
A part of Imagine Eleven since its inception The Center State is part acoustic pop music, part troubadour with a silky lament, and one part organic Americana. A local favorite. Restoration Band opens the evening.

July 15

Jerry Rodriguez
The Wildwoods, are an acoustic music group from Lincoln, Nebraska. Their music is rich in love, happiness and passion that will melt your heart and inspire your soul. Jerry Rodriguez opens the evening.

July 22
Bill Hoffman and the Firebabies

Stephanie Gummelt
Bill Hoffman and the Firebabies join Imagine Eleven for a night of fun. Stephanie Gummelt opens the evening.

July 29
Valentine and the Knights

Roger Price
Valentine & The Knights are a 5 piece incredibly talented band featuring three lead singers and a horn player who plays alto and tenor sax, flute and clarinet. Roger Price opens the evening.

August 5
Atlantic Express

Phil Vandel
A celebration of the best of soul, funk, R&B is delivered live through eleven musicians. So inspiring we had to have them back.

August 12
Soca Jukebox

Shawn Minter
Soca Juke Box is our only choice to end the summer with their island music and ability to entertain, inspire, and lift the human spirit. Shawn Minter opens.