Welcome to Ascension Lutheran

April 2014


We’re glad you stopped by for a visit.  Please use the above tabs to learn more about Ascension Lutheran and  check out the many fellowship offerings at Ascension. 

Location: Ascension is located at 2400 Bloomington Road (click for map) in Ames. 

Church Office Hours:  Monday-Thursday 9-noon and 1-4 p.m.


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  1. BulletThis Week’s Schedule at Ascension!


7:00 pm - Informational Meeting regarding Pastor T's request of the nominating committee of The AALC for my name to be placed in nomination for the office of Presiding Pastor for our national church body. 


3:30 pm - WINGS Children's Ministry

5:30 pm - Praise Choir

5:30 pm - Evangelism & Missions Committee

6:30 pm - Worship Team 2


6:30 am - Men's Prayer Breakfast & Study


9-7 pm - Rummage Sale


8-12 pm Rummage Sale


8:30 am - Worship w/ Organ Call to Worship

9:45 am - Congregational Meeting in Sanctuary

9:45 am - Sunday School for the children

11:00 am - Worship w/ Youth Skit

2400 Bloomington Road

Ames, IA  50010


Office Phone: 232-3815

Roger Twito, Pastor


Wally Schmidt, Dir.Worship/Music


Brigitte Gassman, Deaconess


Vicki Neumann, Office Secretary


Congregational Officers:

Pauline Brittain, Council President

Don Williams, Council Vice President

Craig Nelson, Council Secretary

The mission of Ascension Lutheran Church is to glorify God and bring people to a full personal relationship with God through Jesus Christ

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East St. Louis Mission Trip Garage Sale Fundraiser

    There will be a Garage Sale Fundraiser at the church to help fund the East St. Louis Mission Trip (June 29-July 3).  The sale will be this Friday, April 25 (4-8 pm) and Saturday, April 26 (8 am -2pm).  Drop-off dates for those interested in donating sale items are April 21-24 at the church. Contact the church office for additional information.

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Youth Pizza Scavenger Hunt Sunday 5 pm

    The ROCK Youth Group will be having a Pizza Scavenger Hunt NEXT Sunday, April 27, beginning at 5 pm.  “What is a Pizza Scavenger Hunt, and where can I get mine?” you ask. You “don’t like scavengers on your pizza, only anchovies,” you say.  Come find out what it’s all about.  Bring your appetite for a fun time.

Congregational Meeting Sunday, April 27

    A congregational meeting will be held Sunday, April 27 at 9:45 am (during the Sunday School Hour) to consider, pray, and vote on the request made by the nominating committee of The AALC of Pastor Twito that his name be placed in nomination for the position of Presiding Pastor.  There will be an informational meeting regarding the Presiding Pastor nomination also this Tuesday, April 22 at 7 pm at the church.