Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church

Blood Drive

Health Cabinet and Nickerson Fire Department will be hosting a Blood Drive on Sunday, August 13 at the Nickerson Fireman’s Meeting Room from 12:00 pm-6:00 pm.

Clean up at Washington County Fair Grounds

Clean up at Washington County Fair grounds by youth of Salem Lutheran of Fontanelle. God’s work. Our hands. #elca #2017
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Summer Worship Hours

Beginning June 4th, continuing through the month of August, Worship will be at 9 a.m. Fellowship to follow at 10 a.m.

Work Day – Spring Clean Up


Sign Up for Saturday, May 6th, 2017 at 9 am Spring Clean Up Work day.  Many hands make light work!  Click here to RSVP

Rain Date: May 20th

Holy Week Schedule

Sunday, April 9th

10:30am – Palm Sunday Worship with Holy Communion and First Communion

Thursday, April 13th

7:00pm – Maundy Thursday Worship with Holy Communion

Friday, April 14th

7:00pm – Good Friday Worship

Sunday, April 16th

7:30am Easter Early Worship/L.A.S.T. Group

8:15am Easter Breakfast served by L.A.S.T. Group

9:15am Sunday School Easter Activities

10:30am Easter Worship with Holy Communion/Decorating of the Cross

BBQ Cook Off

April 23rd is BBQ Cook Off Fund Raiser with silent auction. We are accepting donations for the auction now. Please bring donations to church so we can get them displayed and posted on church website.

If you are interested in competing in cook off let Heather Ruwe or one of the Men in Mission know.

All proceeds go toward camp fees for 10 youth going to confirmation camp this summer!

Goal to raise is $4500!!!

Baker’s Community Rewards

How to Enroll in COMMUNITY REWARDS for Salem Fontanelle

Account Number: 71891

  1. Visit To create an Account click on “register” in upper right hand corner. Enter required information of:  email, password, zip code & preferred store. Click CREATE ACCOUNT.
  2. You must own a Baker’s Plus card. Enter this number or your Alt-ID (phone number) in the field provided. Enter the last name you used when you filled out the card application. You can pickup a Bakers Plus card at any Bakers store. Complete the application and submit to the store.
  3. On the home page of the Baker’s Website, click on “COMMUNITY” at the top of the page, then COMMUNITY REWARDS.
  4. Sign in using your account information. Click on ENROLL NOW. Enter Salem’s organization number in the search field (71891). Click on our church name and then “enroll” to save your selection.

~~Visit the website often to see the amount that is donated to Salem each quarter. 

On a quarterly basis, the Bakers Company will submit a donation check to Salem depending on the purchases made by us with Baker’s Supermarkets.

You will Not lose your everyday savings, fuel points or coupons that you currently receive from them. This is a donation made to our organization based on our purchases.

Thank you,

Salem Lutheran Church Health Cabinet appreciates your support!

2017 Congregational Meeting

Salem Lutheran Church of Fontanelle annual meeting will then take place on Sunday, January 22, 2017 following worship and potluck.  Please plan to attend to hear the plans for 2017.

Christmas At Salem Lutheran Church

Christmas Eve

Saturday, December 24th at 5:00 pm

Christmas Day

Sunday, December 25th at 10:30 am

Come Celebrate Christmas at Salem Lutheran Church

Pastor Allison Siburg’s Installation

Pastor Allison Siburg’s Installation

Pastor Allison was installed at Salem on December 4, 2015 by Rev. Juliet Hampton of the Nebraska Synod.  A Potluck was held following worship to celebrate our new addition to Salem.