Let our Pastors help grow your faith.

Growing your faith in the Lord is rewarding when you have a faithful Shepherd. Our congregation is blessed with Pastors Cliff and Linda Hanus who serve as co-pastors. Come witness one of their personal stories of faith, and feel the warmth of a caring congregation this Sunday.

Mount Cross Lutheran Church, located in the tall pines of Payson, Arizona welcomes you and invites you to share the peace of the Lord with us on Sunday mornings. 

Mount Cross is a congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). Committed to share the promises of Jesus Christ, our life is centered in worship, nurtured in fellowship and study, expressed in service.

Congregation of THE ELCA

Spiritual Growth Opportunities

Mount Cross offers a variety of opportunities for spiritual growth through bible studies, music, fellowship, and service to others. Click above to view some of these opportunities.

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Sunday Services

Held at 9:30 a.m., we welcome you to praise God each Sunday in a warm and friendly setting. Come try our new "Contemporary Traditions" service format. Join us as we sing a mix of familiar and favorite contemporary hymns. Communion is served every Sunday and everyone is welcomed to the Lord's table. Videos of past services can be found at this link: https://vimeo.com/channels/1341353