Located at 4001 Mandrake Road, Madison (608-244-6181)

Lakeview Lutheran Church is a Reconciling in Christ (RIC) congregation. We welcome people of all sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions to participate fully in the life and work of our congregation, and we are committed to work toward racial equity in our society and community.

Lakeview is a congregation of the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). We strive to be an open and hospitable place for all, and we invite you to join us often for worship and other activities and ministries that appeal to you.

Weekly Worship Services

Lakeview Lutheran Church has resumed in person services. There is 5:00pm service on Saturday evening and a 9:00am service on Sunday morning in East Hall – entrance at front of church facing Northport Dr.

We are also using YouTube Live to livestream the Sunday morning 9am Worship Service. Follow this link to access our YouTube channel and see previously recorded services.

Welcome Pastor Darin Wiebe – New Pastor at Lakeview Lutheran Church!!

Church Office Hours:  The church office is open 12:00pm-4:00 pm Monday-Thursday.

Saturday Evening Services in the Chapel.  We will be holding Saturday 5pm worship services in the chapel on November 5th and December 3rd.

The Lakeview Food Pantry is open Monday afternoons, 2:00-4:00pm.  It is a drive-thru/walk-up pantry.  Patrons do not enter the building.  Food is delivered to cars or to people walking up.  You are required to show an id. 

FREE THANKSGIVING DINNER!! – Thursday, November 24th at 12pm sharp.  RSVP at 608-244-6181.  Reservations will be capped at 200 people.   Take-outs only after 1:30pm.


Food Pantry Requests for the month of November:  Toothpaste and shampoo.  Brown paper bags.  

Sunday School Start!  Sunday School will be meeting on Sunday, November 20 after service in the West Hall. We will also meet Dec 11. Then, planning for the kids to participate in service with some music on Dec 18.  Registration forms can be found in Narthex. If anyone is interested in teaching, please reach out to Annette Pownell at aepownell@yahoo.com. Looking forward to seeing everyone!

Advent/Christmas Services

December 7, 14 – Advent Evening Prayer Services

December 21 @ 7pm – Blue Christmas

December 24 @ 4pm and 6pm – Christmas Eve Services

December 25 @ 9am – Christmas Day Service

Other Service information:  There will be no Saturday evening worship on New Year’s Eve.

The next Senior Lunch & Euchre Tournament will be Tuesday, December 6th – “Happy Holidays”.  The church will provide ham, hashbrown casserole, green beans, rolls.  Please bring your favorite Christmas cookies.  There will be caroling in the library around a roaring fire!  Sign-up is in the Narthex-if you are not a member of Lakeview please call the office at 608-244-6181 to RSVP.  There will be a free will offering to help with food costs. 

Blood Drive.   Start making your appointments for the next blood drive at Lakeview Lutheran Church on Tuesday, December 13th from noon until 5PM.  Masks are NOT required.  Please contact Terry Warnke if you will be able to help that day.

Breakfast with Santa at the Esquire on Saturday, December 3 from 8am-11am.  Tickets: Children-$5, Adults: $8.   This event is put on to benefit local food pantries including the River and Lakeview’s own food pantry.  We need volunteers to work the day of the event serving & busing tables, & working in the kitchen.  We also need volunteers willing to go to various businesses & schools to hang signs announcing the event.  Please let the church office know if are interested in helping out.

Bible study will be held in the Fellowship Room & Zoom, at 10:30 on Wednesday mornings.

Choir will meet Thursday nights at 7pm in the Sanctuary.

Vanco Give+

Click here to access our Vanco Give+ portal, which allows you to securely and conveniently support Lakeview online. You can give one time or set up an account to give regularly.

You can also download the Vanco Give+ App to your mobile device.  Members and visitors can search “GivePlus Church” in The App Store or Google Play to quickly find and download the app. To give to Lakeview, simply type Lakeview Lutheran Church into the App, once it is downloaded, double check that it is the one on Mandrake Rd. in Madison, WI, and select.

Online Directory Link to Access Profile


Members may use this link to access your Realm profile in the online directory and sign-in, once you have received the invitation via email to create a profile and follow the instructions to do so.