Announcements - Spread the Word!

  • Click HERE for this week's bulletin. Bulletins are posted in PDF format. 

  • Paster Randy will be on vacation May 9-31. For emergency pastoral care, please contact Pator Brian Ricke (contact church office for number ) from May 9-14, and Pastor Tom Christianson from May 15-31 (605-793-2444 - office). 

    • ​Supply Pastors & Worship Leaders while Pastor is on vacation:​​

      • May 15: Jo Viteck​

      • May 22: Rev. Dr. Dennis Bielfeldt

      • May 29: Jim Erickson


  • An open house, double bridal shower will be held on Saturday, May 14 starting at 10:00 am at New Hope church for Alexandra Lakness (bride to be of Noah Winkelman) and Miranda Lakness (bride to be of Chance Niemann).  This a Pampered Chef shower and there will be wish lists for both brides if you would like to purchase a gift for them in that way, but all gifts, thoughts and prayers for these sisters are appreciated as they start this new chapter in their lives. This is also a great opportunity to try some of their new products, replace any of your favorite Pampered Chef items, or pick-up a gift for another person. 

  • Hayti Lutheran Church will be furnishing the meal for Watertown Banquet on May 23. Due to their COVID protocol, the church will be serving to-go meals. Meals will be assembled at the church starting at 2:30 pm on May 23, and will then be taken to Grace Lutheran Church in Watertown to be distributed. For anyone wishing to contribute to the cost of the meal, there will be a collection container at the back of the church for donations.

  • New Hope will be having their annual Memorial Day program to honor our Military Members with potluck to follow on Monday, May 30 starting at 11:00 am. As always, this is open to the public - everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend! New Hope has conducted a Memorial Day program every year for over 100 years. 

  • Joint Vacation Bible School will be held at Hayti June 9-10, starting at 9:00 am both days. Children are asked to bring a sack lunch June 9. Program will be June 10 starting about 11:30 am, with  ice cream floats to follow! Contact Jessica Schmuck or Erin Stevenson to sign up.

  • If your child would like to attend NeSoDak Bible Camp this summer, please contact the church office. We do not have the dates yet, but will let you know when we do get them. Or you can go online -

  • Hayti Lutheran has started coffee and fellowship following worship service again. If you would like to provide goodies and serve, there is a sign-up sheet in the narthex. There will always be coffee even if there are no goodies - so plan to stay and visit a while! 

  • Anyone interested in providing a meal for the Opdahl family please click HERE for a link to an online schedule, where you can sign up for a day/time. Contact Kristi Stevenson for more information - call or text 605-881-6136. 

  • Hayti Quilters are in need of good used sheets for quilt filling and/or backings for mission quilts. Also, they are in need of fabric suitable for cutting into squares for quilt tops. Donations are greatly appreciated, and can be dropped off at the church during office hours or Sunday mornings before or after church. 

  • Watch live-stream services from Hayti. The link to the YouTube channel is posted below and on the Services page for quick and easy access. You can watch the Hayti service live (please refer to service times for current year) while it's being recorded, or you can watch it later. ** Please note it takes about a day to upload the service to YouTube so it may not be available for viewing until Monday or Tuesday following the service. 

  • NALC Daily Devotions - Click HERE

Sunday Services:​

September 2021-September 2022

New Hope:

Service: 10:300 a.m.



Service: 9:00 a.m.

Sunday School

No Sunday School For the Summer

New  Hope:

9:45 a.m. - Church Basement


9:45 a.m. - Church Basement



Driving Directions


From Watertown/north: South on US Hwy 81 to SD Hwy 22. West 9 miles to 446th Ave. South 4 1/2 miles. Church will be on east side of the road.


From Brookings/south: North on US Hwy 81 to SD Hwy 21 to Hayti. Follow Hwy 21 through town to 450th Ave. North on 450th Ave approximately 1/2 a mile to 188th St. West on 188th St 4 miles to 446th Ave. North 2 1/2 miles. Church will be on east side of road.