St. Paul's Lutheran Church


Our mission is To spread the love of Christ Jesus through worship, ministry, and outreach. Worship times
Sundays 10:30am (9:30am during the summer). Traditional/Liturgical services
Communion served twice per month and holy days. History
Our congregation has continually served the community since formation in 1862 with our current church building being built in 1872. Additions have been made with a parish hall in 1945, a parsonage in 1957, office additions to the parish hall in 1992 and a ramp to make the church building handicapped accessible in 1993. We are located at 360 main st Elma NY (near Transit Rd and Seneca creek)


Children Sunday school, Sunday mornings at 9:00am

Adult Sunday school, Sunday mornings at 9:15am.


Confirmation is a 2 year program for 7th and 8th graders weekly on Mondays from 6:00pm to 7:30pm utilizing the Faith Incubators curriculum.  Confirmation events are held as Learning, Service, or Fellowship events. The rite of confirmation is held for 9th graders in October after 3 additional sessions typically held over the summer.


Sunday school and confirmation programs run from September through May and go on break over the summer.


Adult confirmation classes are offered as necessary, with two offerings in the last four years. It is offered as a 10 session program using a curriculum from Sola publishing.