About Us


We are a Parish in the Episcopal Diocese of Iowa

St. Alban's is a warm and friendly Episcopal church located in the beautiful summer resort community of Spirit Lake, Iowa.

You can discover more about the people, beliefs, history and practices of the Episcopal Church here!


Our Mission

The mission of this church is to restore all people to unity with God and each other in Christ.

         How does St. Alban's pursue its mission?
 St. Alban's pursues its mission as it prays and worships, proclaims the  Gospel in word and in example, and promotes justice, peace and love.

Through whom does St. Alban's carry out its mission?
St. Alban's carries out its mission through the ministry of all its members, lay and ordained.


Our Covenant

  • We will continue in the apostle's teaching and fellowship, in the breaking of bread, and in the prayers;
  • We will persevere in resisting evil, and whenever we fall into sin, we will repent and return to the Lord;
  • We will proclaim by our words and our example the Good News of God in Christ;
  • We will seek and serve Christ in all persons, loving our neighbors as ourselves;
  • We will strive for justice and peace among all people, and we will respect the dignity of every human being.

Parish Leadership





The Rev. Thomas Early





The Right Reverend Alan Scarfe, D.D.


Senior Warden   Chris McDonald

Junior Warden   Daren Baxter

Treasurer  Pat Moore

Clerk  Bryce Ricklefs

Church Secretary  Carol Meyer