5869 South State Road 129, Versailles, IN 47042

(812) 667-6989

"The Church with the Glad Heart and Hand"
Established 1857

Sunday Services

  • 9:00 am Sunday School
  • 10:00 am Worship Service

Pastor: Rev. Curtis Black

Office Hours:

9:00 am - 12:00 pm Mon-Thur

Our Heritage

Born of a rich German heritage in the years just prior to the Civil War, St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church is a small rural church with deep roots.  Located in the rolling hills of Southeastern Indiana, the church is a landmark known by travelers who frequently travel State Road 129 between the towns of Versailles and Cross Plains. St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church is a member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). Please feel free to join us at any time!

#ThisChangesEverything #ELCAyg2018

Twelve of Olean's finest represented our congregation at the 2018 ELCA Youth Gathering in Houston, Texas, in July.  The group was among 30,000+ ELCA members and friends who participated in large and small worship services, workshops on current topics, and outreach activities throughout the Houston area.

The next ELCA Youth Gathering takes place in 2021 in Minneapolis, and our Luther League is already making plans to attend!

Joy - teaching a younger generation the joy of ringing the church bell.

Joy and Thanksgiving

Come and join us as we gather together with joy and thanksgiving to celebrate and worship our Lord and Savior!

We are "Growing in faith. Sowing the love of Jesus!"

This month at Olean

Blessing of the Animals

Thursday, October 4, 6:00 pm


Crop Walk

Sunday, October 7, 1:30 pm

St. Paul UCC (Finks Church)

See Gary Landwehr for details

Blanket Making

Tuesdays at 1:00 pm 

Beginning October 9

Women of the ELCA General Meeting

Tuesday, October 16, 6:30 pm

Choir Practice

Wednesdays beginning October 17

Kids Choir 6:30 pm

Senior Choir 7:30 pm

Southeast Indiana Conference of Women of the ELCA Fall Gathering

Saturday, October 20, 9:30 am

St. John Lutheran Church (Bellaire), Lawrenceburg

Homecoming Sunday

Sunday School 9:00 am

Worship Service 10:00 am

Pitch-In Lunch following worship

Hayride following lunch!

Women of Wednesdays

Wednesday, October 24

Story Inn, Nashville

Trunk or Treat

Sunday, October 28, 4:00 pm

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St. Paul Lutheran Church, Olean

5869 S. State Road 129, Versailles, IN 47042, US

(812) 667-6989

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