Big Lake Area Church Listings



Bethany Bible Church
511 Eagle Lake Road, Big Lake 
Sunday school- 9 a.m.
Worship 10 a.m.
Bridgeview Assembly of God
Pastor Brad Hunt 
Youth Pastor, Joe Lemperes  
Worship: 10 a.m. 
Sunday School, 9:00
Wed. activities, 6:30 p.m.
Community Covenant Church (SVEA)
Interim Doug Whittlef
 • 763-263-6322 
Cty. Rd. 15, 6 miles north of Hwy. 10 
Worship, 10:30 a.m., Sunday school 9 a.m. nursery provided. 

The Crossing Church - Crossing Recovery

A 12-step, faith-based recovery program. 
15550 190th Ave NW, Elk River, MN (Lord of Glory Lutheran Church)
Fridays, 5:30 potluck, 6 program. Crossing Kids programming is provided.
Hope Lutheran Church (ELCA) in Orrock
Pastor Steve Seiffert 
(612) 788-4349 • 263-7990 (LM)
8 mi. N. of Big Lake or 7 mi. W. of Zimmerman or
12 mi. NE of Becker Cty. Rd. 4
Sunday worship 10 a.m.   Confirmation & Youth classes 6:45 Wed.
Spirit Life Church
221 Lake Street North
(763) 262-5433
Pastor Jim Herzing
Services: Sunday 10:30 a.m.
Living Love Church
Saturday, 6 p.m.
221 Lake St N
Big Lake,MN 55309
(763) 607-5403
Juan & Patricia Aguayo-Pastores
Lord of Glory Lutheran Church
4 miles E of Big Lake, off Hwy 10 & CR 15
(763) 263-3090
Marty Mably, Pastor
Regular Hours:
Sunday 8 & 10:30 Worship
9:15 Educational Hour
The Church of Mary of the Visitation
Father Gene Doyle 
• 763-447-3339

Saturday: Mass at 5 p.m. alternating campusues

1st, 3rd and 5th Saturdays in Becker
2nd and 4th Saturdays in  Big Lake
Sunday: 8:30 a.m. in Big Lake
             10:30 a.m. in Becker

Riverside Church 

Phone: (763) 263-2410; Hwy 25 & Cty Rd 14, Big Lake.
Sunday Schedule: 8:45am, 10:30am & 12:05pm
Come as you are!  Not just a CHURCH where you go, it’s a FAMILY where you can BELONG.
Real & Relevant Sunday Experiences for the entire family [Worship Services, Music, Nurseries, Sunday School (Pre-School thru Gr. 5)]  Weekday Opportunities!  Engaging Children & Student Ministries, Celebrate Recovery, DivorceCare for adults, students & kids and Small Groups.
Tom Lundeen – Senior Pastor, Skipp Machmer – Executive Pastor, Chad Doran – Creative Arts Pastor, Chip Garrison – Children’s Ministries Pastor, Dan Boal – Student Ministries Pastor, Nate Sickler – Small Groups Pastor, Bill Arant – Care Pastor, Glen McKinney – Connections Pastor
Saron Lutheran Church
Pastor Kyle Sidlo, 311 Lake St. S. (Hwy 25), Big Lake, MN 55309.  (763) 263-2209. 
Summer Worship: 9a.m.
Fall Worship: 8:45a.m.
Contemporary 10:30a.m.
Holly Communion celebrated on the 2nd and 4th Sundays, Holy Baptism celebrated on the 1st and 3rd Sundays year round.
 Snake River Church
5 miles north of Hwy 10 on CR 11, then 1.5 miles E on CR 4, 3/4 mile w on 180th St
Phone: Barb 763-263-7950  Pastor Steve Johnston
Sunday Worship 10:30 a.m.


MEMBERS OF THE BIG LAKE HIGH SCHOOL CHAMBER CHOIR performed for the school board at the beginning of their last meeting. The Chamber Choir members are selected for their skills from among their peers. They were directed by Mary Ebanks. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

DARLENE LANZ grew up just east of town and has lived in or around Big Lake all her life. She recalls what Christmas was like in Big Lake back then. (Photo by Jennifer Edwards).

SHERBURNE COUNTY ATTORNEY Kathleen Heaney, taking over as MCAA President. (Submitted photo.)

Cheryl Turck and Corey Mabis of the Sherburne County Probation Dept. (Photo by Ken Francis.)

SANTA AND HIS HELPERS prepared to give out toys to 111 families at the Food Shelf Monday. The toys were all donated by one local merchant. (Photo by Ken Francis.)