Welcome to Holy Cross

A family-friendly Lutheran Church located in Clarence, NY

We invite you to worship with us and attend any of our activities. If you do not have a church home — or are away from it —we would love to have you join us. Thank you for checking us out and we hope to meet you sometime soon.

What's Happening

For additional postings please visit our Latest News page.


May News & Updates

May 1st, 2015

We look forward to our new Pastor’s arrival! We are so pleased and excited that Pastor Jeffrey Nickel has accepted a call to our congregation.  Between finishing up his studies and other logistics, he expects his ordination and installation to happen in late summer.  In the meantime, here is an abridged biography and a picture of Jeffrey &… Read More


May Message from Pastor Randy

May 1st, 2015

Family and Friends of Holy Cross, As we continue in the joy of our risen Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, we have even more to celebrate at Holy Cross! On Sunday, May 3rd, we have five 8th graders who will be confirmed in their baptismal faith and receive first communion! Stephen Hare Trenton Kelkenberg Paige… Read More


April Message from Pastor Randy

March 31st, 2015

Dear Holy Cross, A father and son were driving to worship on a Sunday morning. Their route led them by a local cemetery. As the young boy looked out his window he noticed a large pile of dirt next to one of the gravestones. He suddenly exclaimed, “Look, dad, one got out!” He is risen!… Read More