“Our mission is to be GATHERED by the Holy Spirit, FED by God’s word, and SENT to serve in love”
Sunday Worship Services
8:30 am Traditional Service
10:30 am Contemporary Service
9:30 – 10:20 Education and Fellowship Time – All Ages
Who are we?
What we believe
Welcome to Spirit of Joy Lutheran Church where our arms are open to all people from all backgrounds. To me, Spirit of Joy is a community where you can find the teachings of Jesus in a relevant and fun context.
New To SOJ
What to expect when you visit Spirit of Joy.
The ‘Barn’ on Greenfield Road was known throughout the East Valley because for years it housed frequent community craft fairs. The site is a well known landmark on the busy street.
Bless the Pets and Ice Cream Social. Watch for information on this event in the near future.read more
Saturday evening and a Jazz church service Sunday morning. This event will feature Bob Ravenscroft on piano. Refreshments will be served. You DO NOT want to miss either of these beautiful experiences.read more
4:30 to 8:00 p.m. FREE food, music, songs, games, costumes, a hay ride, kid activities and prizes. - Woo Hoo. Fest begins at 4:30 p., food served from 5:00 – 6:30 p. Keep October 28th open!read more
Yep, it is that time of the year. Bring in your empty SHOE BOXES starting the first of September. In October, gift lists for the kids will be distributed. If you don’t or won’t shop there will be a personal shopper available to you. Watch for detailed information to...read more
This year is the 500th year anniversary of the Reformation, a very exciting time to remember, explore and celebrate! As Lutherans, we have a rich heritage to share with the world! Starting on October 1, The Rev. Ted Swanson, a dynamic scholar, will teach a class on...read more
Be the Light in the Darkness.
KNOW THAT A CHURCH
IS NOT A BUILDING.
JESUS DIDN’T SAY FOLLOW CHRISTIANS.
HE SAID, “FOLLOW ME.”