Saved by Grace. Led by the Spirit. Called to Serve.

Saved by Grace. Led by the Spirit. Called to Serve.

Join us for IN-PERSON Worship:

Sundays @ 9:00 a.m.

Saturdays @ 5:00 p.m.

Facemasks are required, and physical distancing is observed.  


If you cannot attend or do not feel comfortable attending in person, join us:

ONLINE on Sundays @ 9:00 a.m. on Our YouTube Channel.


ON AIR @ 9:00 a.m.:

Oregon Public Access channel 983, or TDS channel 1019. In Stoughton on Charter channel 983, and TDS channel 1019.


Watch this Sunday’s Worship Service on April 11 @ 9:00 a.m.:


Watch the Easter Sunday Worship Service from April 4 @ 9:00 a.m.:

Watch more Online Worship Services anytime…just visit Our YouTube Channel.


Regularly Updated Information:

Weekly Announcements – April 4

Weekly Children’s Bulletin for Pre-Readers – April 11

Weekly Children’s Bulletin for Readers – April 11

Weekly Synod Newsletter “What Matters” – Updated Every Thursday

Share your news. If you have something you would like considered for publication in “What Matters”, send it to Assistant to the Bishop for Synodical Life, Deacon Vicki Hanrahan

Monthly Connections in Christ Newsletter – April


Transition Team Conversations…

…will resume following worship on Sunday, April 11 – lasting about 20-25 minutes.

Here’s a look at what the upcoming conversations will focus on:

April 11 – What are three gifts St. John’s Lutheran Church contributes to the community of Oregon?  Submit Question Responses

April 18 – What are three priorities for St. John’s Lutheran Church in the future of God’s mission?  Submit Question Responses


Our New Cross is Installed

Our beautiful new Cross is not only unique and one-of-a-kind, but it also has special meaning.  Read More…


St. John’s Scholarship

Applications due April 21, 2021

HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS – Application packets are ready for you to apply for the 2021 St. John’s Scholarship. Applications are due by the end of the day, Wednesday, April 21. If you would like an application packet, please contact the church office (608.291.4311, or email us at – we’ll have one ready for you to pick up, or we can email the packet to you.


St. John’s Annual Meeting 

Sunday, May 2, 2021 

2020 Annual Reports will be printed soon. They will be available online and emailed out. If you would like a printed report, please call the church office (608.291.4311), and we’ll get one to you. 


Who are the People of St. John’s?

Wondering what kind of family we are at St. John’s?  Use the Left and Right arrows to view the smiling faces of the gallery photos below…


About St. John’s:

Our Denomination: Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)

Our Synod: South-Central Synod of Wisconsin

Our Mission:  “Saved by Grace — Led by the Spirit — Called to Serve”

Our Vision:  In the context of Oregon and our local community, we, the people of St. John’s Lutheran Church, are called to…

    • welcome all persons into a life in Christ, fostering acceptance and love in the Spirit. (Community/Evangelism)

    • offer our diverse community varied Christ-centered worship opportunities that celebrate God’s grace and that affirm, educate, inspire and challenge us in our daily lives. (Worship)

    • teach the Good News of Christ and challenge (encourage) children, youth,  and adults to grow in their spiritual lives. (Education)

    • recognize and share our material and spiritual resources to serve God through church and community. (Service/Stewardship)


Find Us and Get in Touch:

Our Address:  625 E. Netherwood St. in Oregon, WI  53575

Our Office Phone Number:  608-291-4311

Office Hours:  Monday through Thursday 8am to 4pm

Emergency Phone Number (please leave a message):  608-291-4311

Send Us an Email


Our Staff

Naomi Garber – Interim Pastor
Laura McGoveran – Coordinator for Congregational Life
Ondra Williams – Director of Worship and Music
Jen Kooistra – Director of Youth, Family, and Education Ministries
Shirley Schiffner – Financial Director
David Klarich – Technical Director
Barb Daane – Office Assistant
Beverly Brinkman – Nursery Assistant
Chris Staveness – Custodial Superintendent

Read About Our Staff




Whoever you are, and However you come…

There is always a place for you at St. John’s.