St. Luke’s United Methodist Church

1199 Main Street, Dubuque, Iowa


Upcoming at St. Luke’s

Sunday August 25th, 2019
Worship Service at the Arboretum
at the Dubuque Arboretum

10:00 a.m. Worship Service (View Bulletin)  (View Sunday Chimes)
9:50 a.m. Prelude by American Dixie Band

Rain or Shine! Potluck picnic follows the service. Please bring a dish to share, your own table service. Beverages provided by Invitation & Welcome.


Regular Sunday Worship Services
Summer* Sunday Services:  Sundays at 10:00 a.m.
Fall/Winter/Spring* Sunday Services:  Sundays at 8:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.
1st Sundays – Communion (also special services: Easter, Christmas)

Saturday Night Praise Service
Every Saturday at 6:00 p.m. in the Wesley Room


Summer* Sunday Schedule

10:00 a.m. Sunday Worship Services in the Sanctuary
(except August 25th, 2019 at the Arboretum)

Fall/Winter/Spring* Sunday Schedule (begins on September 8, 2019)

8:30 a.m. Sunday Worship Services in the Sanctuary
9:30 a.m. Sunday School
10:45 a.m. Sunday Worship Services in the Sanctuary


Worship Services Schedule

August 25th – 10:00 a.m. Worship Service at the Dubuque Arboretum
(View Bulletin)  (View Sunday Chimes)

September 1st – 10:00 a.m. Worship Service with Communion

Return to two services:

September 8th – 8:30 & 10:45 a.m. Worship Services

September 15th – 8:30 & 10:45 a.m. Worship Services

September 22nd – 8:30 & 10:45 a.m. Worship Services

September 29th – 8:30 & 10:45 a.m. Worship Services

To view past bulletins, view our bulletin archive.


Special Events

Understanding Homelessness
Thursday, September 5, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.
St. Luke’s UMC – Sanctuary

Join us for a community discussion on understanding the homelessness of women and families in Dubuque. “Doorways of Hope for the Homeless” by speaker Ann Lorenz of Dubuque organization Opening Doors.

Church Women United
Friday, September 6, 2019 at 9:30 a.m.
Dubuque Arboretum Porch

Church Women United hosts 2019 Human Rights Day. 9:30 a.m. Meet & Greet. Speaker Megan Ruiz, Executive Director of the Presentation Lantern Center, will speak on “Equity & Advocacy for our Immigrant Brothers and Sister.” 10:00 a.m. Celebration.

Busy Bees
Monday, September 9, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.
St. Luke’s UMC – Fellowship Hall

Devotions, dessert and tying of quilts for Hillcrest residential youth and for Dubuque’s Almost Home Men’s shelter guest house. All willing hands are invited! Host: Lila Menke.

Wonderful Wednesdays Begin!
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.
St. Luke’s UMC

St. Luke’s family and friends share in a congregational meal each Wednesday throughout the school year before rehearsals and activities.


Regular Weekly Events

Sundays at 10:00am (SUM*) – Worship Service – Sanctuary
1st Sundays and special holy days – Communion
Some 3rd Sundays – Word on the Third Contemporary Worship Service

Tuesdays at 9:30am – Terrific Tuesdays – (locations vary, see calendar or bulletins)
                     4th Tuesdays at 8:30am Breakfast at Village Inn
                     4th Tuesdays at 10:00am Sit & Knit – St. Luke’s Parlor
Terrific Tuesdays meet for many, but not all Tuesdays (see calendar or bulletins)

Wednesdays at 5:00pm – Wonderful Wednesdays meal, rehearsals, and activities

Thursdays at 10:00am – Bible Study – Conference Room

Fridays at 7:00am – Men’s Worship Sanctuary

Saturdays at 5:30pm – Food for the Soul (Free Meal) – Fellowship Hall

Saturdays at 6:00pm – Saturday Night Praise – Wesley Room

*SUM: Summer: May 20, 2019 – September 1, 2019
(Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend)

*FWS: Fall, Winter, Spring: September 2, 2019 – May 17, 2020


Volunteers Always Needed!
Food for the Soul Saturday Evening Meals