Saturday morning Basketball!

We're pleased to open our church gym on Saturday mornings from 9:00-11:00 for basketball. Hosted by a member of our neighbor church, River's Edge, it's for neighbors and friends. Bring your stamina and your best shot!

Church Office

To reach us:

Church office hours   

  • Monday - Friday         9:00 a.m.-noon.

Ascension’s Facebook page:  Ascension Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod - Sunday worship is live-streamed on Sunday mornings and recording is available following the service

Bible Studies

Sunday Bible Study                                                                     Sundays at 8:15 a.m. 

 Pastor Stolle's Bible Class                                                          Fridays at 10:00 a.m. 


Fellowship in the Family Life Center

A reminder that there is coffee available in the Family Life Center after Church. Grab a cup and visit with friends. 

Sunday, March 26 following church. Hosted by the call committee. Two topics discussed – what’s happening for Youth Ministry at Ascension and Bible Study

Adopt a Highway Pickup

Ascension will have an Adopt a Highway pickup on Saturday March 25th. Come and help us spruce up Ascension’s stretch of I-70. Bring someone along with you. We’ll meet at the usual place behind the Cracker Barrel (I-70 and Lee’s Summit Road) at 8:45am. We’ll pick up for about an hour or so. Come earlier if you want to join us for Breakfast. Thanks. Doug Rinas

Lost and Found 

A lightweight jacket, maroon tablecloth and a chair pad were found in the kitchen of the FLC. If any of these items belong to you, you can find them in the lost and found box by the elevator.

Need A Pastor? 

During our pastoral vacancy, please reach out to Doug or Jeff if you or a family member need pastoral care. They have agreed to serve as a point of contact and will connect you with a pastor. 

Doug Rinas:816-674-9080 Jeff Fisher: 816-820-5311

You may leave a message at the church office but there could be a delay in responding as the office is open Monday-Friday, 9am-noon 816-358-1919

Circuit Representation to Synod

Election for our circuit representation to this summer's Synodical Convention: 

  • Pastoral Delegate: Rev. Brian Hetzel, Ponte of Hope
  • Lay Delegate: Mr. Dan Martin, St. Paul
  • Alternate Pastoral Delegate: Rev. John Otte, Timothy
  • Alternate Lay Delegate: Mr. David Radtke, Ascension