Who We Are

Immanuel Lutheran Church is located in Story City, Iowa, 10 miles north of Ames and Iowa State University. We have excellent music and youth programs and numerous mission efforts. Our pastors participate in the active area ministerial association


Immanuel is a thriving congregation of people of all ages. Our mission is to build strong relationships in Christ and make Him known to all. We are affiliated with Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ (LCMC), an international fellowship of congregations that focus on the authority of God’s Holy Word and the desire to spread the Good News of the Gospel to all both near and far.

More about Story City, Iowa

Story City is a progressive and active community of 3,300 offering a quality mix of businesses, as well as many cultural attractions, including the Story City Carousel, Story Theater Grand Opera House, and local museums. More details on the Story City Community can be found at www.storycityiowa.weebly.com and at www.cityofstorycity.org.