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 For whenever

you eat this bread and drink this cup, you proclaim the Lord’s death until he comes.

- 1 Corinthians 11:26

First Communion

A wonderful journey for you, your child, and for the entire Salem community.

Salem instructs 5th graders on the beliefs, traditions, and practices of Holy Communion in the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod.

What to Expect

This class is designed for 5th students.*


Class dates (must attend both): Thursday, March 8th and March 15th, 6pm-7:30pm in the Youth Room (C7).


First Communion: Sunday, March 18th at your preferred service (8:30am Traditional or 10:30am Contemporary).


A parent must attend each meeting with their child.

*If your child is in 6th or 7th grade and has not gone through First Communion, please contact Katie Bauman (

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