Welcome to Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Warda, Texas.

We’re glad you’re here, and we invite you to come visit our church.  We have an active parish and love visitors to our community.  We’re just 10 miles north of La Grange and 10 miles south of Giddings off Hwy 77 in Fayette County. Sunday worship service – 9 a.m. Adult Bible Class & Sunday School – 10:30 a.m.

Now if we are children, then we are heirs—heirs of God and co-heirs with Christ,
if indeed we share in his sufferings in order that we may also share in his glory. Romans 8:17

Pastor Dennis Tegtmeier has been serving as Pastor here at Holy Cross since April of 2008. If you have a question about what it means to be a Christian or questions about worship here at Holy Cross, he would love to visit with you. Give him at call at (979) 242-3333.


March 6th begins the busy season of Lent and we look forward to Easter on April 21st. Following is a list of worship services scheduled at Holy Cross for March and April. Our Sunday services are at 9:00 a.m. unless otherwise noted and weekday evening Lent services begin at 7:00 p.m. Supper will be served on Wednesday evenings beginning at 6:00. Everyone is welcome to join us for a light meal before our Lenten services!!

Ash Wednesday Worship: March 6
Lent Worship Wednesday’s on March 13, 20, and 27, April 3 & 10
Sunday, April 14th – Jr. Confirmation Sunday
Thurs., April 18th – Maundy Thursday Worship w/Holy Communion (Confirmand’s 1st Communion)
Friday, April 19th, Good Friday Worship
Sunday, April 21st, Easter Sunday –
Sunrise Worship at 6:30 a.m.
Easter Breakfast at 7:30 a.m.
Festival Worship w/Communion at 9:00 a.m.
Sunday School/Easter Egg Hunt at 10:00 a.m.



Mark your Calendar for the Following Activities coming soon!!

Sunday, May 12th – Couple’s Club BBQ Chickens

Monday, June 17 – Wednesday, June 19 – Vacation Bible School!!

More info. on these activities coming soon!!

Fellowship in our groups.

The church has numerous group activities for our congregation.  Please feel free to visit these groups to see if they are a good place for you to fellowship:

  • Ladies Aid
  • Sewing Circle
  • Couple’s Club
  • Men’s Club
  • Youth Group

Click HERE to read more about these groups.


Church Bulletins & Newsletters

Our bulletins and newsletters are now online.  CLICK HERE to see them.

Watch our recent Sermons.   

If you were unable to attend service or just want to see the message again, we do post our sermons online. CLICK HERE to see the videos of recent sermons.

Cemetery Records


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