Congressman John Shimkus

Representing the 15th District of Illinois


Shimkus Recognizes 150th Anniversary of St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church

May 18, 2016
Press Release

WASHINGTON – Congressman John Shimkus (R, Illinois-15) entered a statement into the permanent Congressional Record recognizing the 150th anniversary of St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Strasburg, Illinois.

“The parishioners of St. Paul’s feel devoted to their parish and to each other, as generations have worshipped together as members of an extended family,” Shimkus said. “St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church has a long tradition of community involvement and care, and for 150 years it has been serving the spiritual and emotional needs of its members and the community.”

The full entry in the congressional record can be found HERE.