Activities: Services, Bible study groups, choirs and other actions in Rovaniemi
The Evangelical Lutheran parish of Rovaniemi welcomes everyone to take part in parish activities. Our task is to organize activities that cover practically every aspect of Christian life. Sunday Worship services, Bible study groups and pastoral counseling are few examples of what we offer. Most of the activities of the Rovaniemi parish are in Finnish, but you are always welcome join us even if we do not share a common language. Activities in Finnish that we offer are, for example, camps and trips, choirs and music groups, groups for seniors, support groups, open doors evenings for youth and silent retreats. Also affordable or free lunches or breakfasts are arranged for those in need.
Chaplain for international work and diacon in student work and international work
Rovaniemi Parish has chaplain for international work, diacon for multicultural work, and student pastor whose responsibility is to support, help and advise foreigners and immigrants. Our aim is to help people find their way into the church and become full members of the society. The best way to find activities that interest you is to contact our international staff.
Looking for a place to worship in English? Services also in English or the Finnish ones are interpreted. You are very welcome to ask when and where:
Chaplain for international work:
Heini Kesti tel. +358 40 178 1018
Diacon in multicultural work:
Marja Posio tel. +358 400 127 189
You can also contact student pastor to hear more about worship services and other activities in Rovaniemi.
Student pastor, University of Lapland:
Milla Purosalo-Vandenbroucke tel. +358 40 358 6067