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.
“Christ, which will carry you through any and all turmoil. No matter what storms are raging all around, you’ll stand firm if you stand on His love.” Charlie Stanley

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.

PICNIC INFORMATION – Sunday, September 4th!

Our annual church picnic will be held on Sunday, September 4th, at the Picnic Grounds. Following is a little info about the day: ☻ BBQ by the pound will be available starting at 9:30 a.m. ☻ The Ladies Aid will be selling delicious sides to go with the BBQ – Potato Salad, Beans, Noodles and Cole Slaw will be available. ☻ Bake Sale – get some yummy dessert! ☻ Live Auction – will begin at 5:00 p.m. ☻ Come out and join the Holy Cross Youth Group for some fun… We will have Kid’s Tug of War from 3:30 – 4:30 pm – $1 for 3 pulls and a Water Balloon Activity from 4:30 – 5:30 pm – 5 balloons for $1. We look forward to fun Christian fellowship with you on Sunday, September 4th at the Warda Picnic.


A new faith-based high school to be on the grounds

Holy Cross Lutheran Church will house Faith Lutheran High School in our eight-classroom facility.  We signed the lease on May 4 with organizers of the new school.

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.

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