Campus Ministries

Campus Ministry: North Manchester University

St. John’s Lutheran Church in Columbia City is an official affiliate of the Synod’s LCMS-U program. LCMS-U is an initiative to connect and support Lutheran students as they head off to college and face countless challenges to their biblical worldview, doctrine, ethics and practices. You can get more information about LCMS-U by visiting the LCMS… Read more »

Campus Ministry: PFW

On the PFW campus, we meet weekly for Bible studies on Mondays at 12:00 noon in the cafeteria of PFW. Bible studies are led by various Lutheran pastors in the area. All Fort Wayne college students are welcome to join us as we explore our faith and reach out to unchurched students and the community…. Read more »

Campus Ministry: Indiana University

Rev. Richard Woelmer serves the large campus family at Indiana University. With his student leaders, Pastor Woelmer has been doing international ministry for some time. You can contact him at or by phone at 812-336-5387. More information about ministries at Indiana University can be found at the University Lutheran website.

Campus Ministry: Indiana State University and Rose–Hulman Institute of Technology

The Lutheran Student Fellowship of Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church is a historic and centrally located congregation – called, gathered, and strengthened by Christ’s Word and Sacraments. We are confessional in doctrine, evangelical in orientation, orthodox in liturgy and cosmopolitan in membership; serving the students of ISU, Rose–Hulman and other surrounding colleges. We are a member… Read more »

Campus Ministry: Butler University

We welcome you to the following events at Butler University campus ministry: Weekly Bible Study is on Thursdays at 7 p.m. in the CFV. Divine Service is each Sunday at 9 a.m. with Bible Study and Sunday school at 10:30 a.m. Individual Confession/Absolution is available. Each fall, we have a 1st Sunday BBQ at church. Participate… Read more »

Campus Ministry: Purdue University

Pastor Jared Deblieck at 765-743-2472 or Pastor Herman at 714-614-7835 or or at to learn more about campus ministry at Purdue. Divine Service Mask Optional (with Organ) 10:30 AM – Sundays Divine Service Mask Required (with Piano – 5:00 pm – Sundays Bible Class – Sundays at 9:15 am Bible Class – Mondays 7:00 PM… Read more »

Campus Ministry — A Place of Leadership Development

One of the not-so-obvious benefits of our Campus Ministries throughout the Indiana District is the fact that these ministries develop both lay leaders as well as professional leaders for the church. Young people become involved in the workings of the church through their involvement in campus ministry. They learn leadership skills in our campus ministries…. Read more »

Other Campus Ministries

The LCMS has more than 170 campus ministries with an additional 610 contact ministries. These ministries, currently covering about 25 percent of colleges and universities, strive to reach out to both the 160,000 students from LCMS congregations and the millions not yet connected in faith. About 8,000 students currently worship at LCMS campus ministry centers… Read more »