For 10 years Seeds of Faith Lutheran, a mission congregation in Lisbon, Iowa, has billed itself as “a church without walls … built of people instead of bricks.” Until now.
Seeds of Faith Lutheran Church, Lisbon, Iowa, is literally being built by the members.
In 1999 the congregation began gathering in the Lisbon Community School lunchroom, then moved to Mount Vernon High School — even meeting in the band room. Summer worship was in the Mount Vernon city park pavilion — unless it rained (then they’d meet at the Presbyterian church). Currently, they’re gathering in the old Mount Vernon Middle School. They hope to be in their church in August.
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