Jesus said, “I am the Resurrection and the Life. He who believes in me will live, even though he dies; and whoever lives and believes in me will never die.” (John 11:25-26 NIV)

A Family of God’s People

Welcome to Risen Savior Lutheran Church!

McFarland, Wisconsin

We’re glad you found us! Please take a moment to learn more about our Christ-centered ministry to our community. Feel free to contact us at any time.

Come and Join Us!

Youth Marching in Parade

Sunday Morning Schedule:

Worship Service – 9 a.m.

Fellowship –         10 a.m.

Children’s Sunday School – 10:15 a.m.

Adult Bible Study – 10:15 a.m.



Church Location

Our address is… 5001 Holscher Road, McFarland, WI 53558
The church is 1 mile East of Hwy 51 on the corner of Siggelkow and Holscher Roads next to the water tower.
The Village of McFarland is located 1 mile South of Hwy 12/18 on Hwy 51 between Madison and Stoughton.

Contact Information

Pastor Joshua P. Janke - Church office at Risen Savior: (608) 838-7212. E-mail addresses:   jankejp@gmail.com, pastor.janke@risensaviorlutheran.org; Risen Savior E-mail: risensavior@powercom.net
NOTE:      Joshua P. Janke, a 2013 graduate of the WELS Seminary in Mequon, was installed as Risen Savior’s pastor during a 3 p.m. worship service on Sunday, July 21, 2013. 


    • Sunday, February 14 – 9a Worship, 10:15a Bible Class & Sunday School (Sunday School Children Sing)
    • Wednesday, February 17 – 4p Confirmation, 6p Soup Supper, 7p Lent Devotion
    • Thursday, February 18 – 10a Bible Study
    • Saturday, February 20 – 9a Quilters
    • Sunday, February 21 – 9a Worship with Lord’s Supper, 10:15a Bible Class & Sunday School
    • Tuesday, February 23 – 6:30p Book Club
    • Wednesday, February 24 – 4p Confirmation, 6p Soup Supper, 7p Lent Devotion
    • Thursday, February 25 – 10a Bible Study, 6:30p Sheepshead
    • Sunday, February 28 – 9a Worship, 10:15a Bible Class & Sunday School

What We Offer:

We realize the importance of learning and growing in a Christ-centered atmosphere. That is why we provide the following opportunities for worship, education, and fellowship:
    • For All…
      • Uplifting, Bible-based worship services
      • Monthly fellowship events for all ages
Aerial View from northeast
  • For Adults…
    • Sunday morning Adult Bible Study
    • Weekday and weeknight Bible studies on a variety of topics
    • Basic Christian doctrine classes designed to fit your schedule
    • Book Club, Sheepshead, Quilting, Vets’ Club and other activities
    • For Children…
      • Sunday school for children age 4 through 8th grade
      • Vacation Bible School (VBS), in August
      • Confirmation instruction for grades 7 and 8
      • Frequent recreational activities – swimming, bowling, etc.

Helpful Links

www.WhatAboutJesus.com – Got real questions about Jesus? Get real answers you can count on!
www.livingbold.net – Online Magazine for Christian Teens
www.wls.wels.net – Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary in Mequon, WI
www.wels.net – Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod website
www.llhs.org – Lakeside Lutheran High School in Lake Mills, WI
www.lps.wels.net – Luther Preparatory School in Watertown, WI
www.mlc-wels.edu – Martin Luther College in New Ulm, MN; our Pastor/Teacher training school

View of Church from Northeast

Front of Church on Easter!