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Welcome to Edwards River Ministry!

We are glad that you stopped by. Edwards River Ministry serves three Lutheran churches in Illinois: First Lutheran in Sherrard, Grace Lutheran in Ophiem, and Bethany Lutheran in Woodhull.

Please explore the info here and then come and experience the congregations in person. We will be delighted to share God's grace and joy.

Want to reach out to us or to find out more information?

Call us: 309-334-2144
Email us:
Mail us: ERM, P.O. Box 459, Woodhull, IL, 61490


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Worship Schedule

Photo of the outside of First Lutheran Church in Sherrard
First Lutheran of Sherrard, IL

Worship 10:45 am, Communion 1st and 3rd Sundays, Adult & Children's education 10:00 am

photo of the outside of Grace Lutheran Church in Opheim
Grace Lutheran of Ophiem, IL

Worship 9:00 am, Coffee and Bible Study after worship, Communion 1st and 3rd Sundays

photo of the outside of Bethany Lutheran Church in Woodhull
Bethany Lutheran of Woodhull, IL

Worship 9:00 am, Communion 1st and 3rd Sundays, Coffee hour after worship. Education hour 10:15 am.