Worship at Incarnation

10:00 am on Sundays

12:10 pm on Wednesdays

Wonderful Wednesdays at Incarnation!

12:10 pm Midweek Eucharist with Meal Following

4:00 pm Youth Ringers

4:30 pm Confirmation with Pastor Anderson

5:30 pm Dinner

6:00 pm Evening Devotion

6:30 pm Handbells

7:30 pm Chancel Choir


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April 2014

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Incarnation Lutheran Church

3005 Devine Street
Columbia, SC 29205
Phone: 803-256-2381




Oktober 11-13, 2013

Friday and Saturday 11am-10pm, Sunday 12pm-6pm

Admission is FREE ... for Sinners!

Columbia's Oktoberfest offers authentic German food, beer, entertainment and fun!  The second weekend in Oktober brings live oompah bands, homemade authentic German food and lots of great beer to our big backyard at Incarnation Lutheran Church!



To volunteer Friday

To volunteer Saturday

To volunteer Sunday

Do you know your German foods?
  • Wiener Schnitzel -- breaded pork with lemon, fried Viennese style
  • Jägerschnitzel -- schnitzel in rich mushroom gravy
  • Bratwursts -- German sausage
  • Weisswurst -- White sausage, made with veal
  • Bratkartoffeln -- German fried potatoes w/bacon and onion
  • Kartoffelsalat -- German potato salad
  • Rotkraut mit Apfel -- sweet andsour cabbage w/apples
  • Späetzle -- traditional German noodles
  • Brötchen-- traditional German bread
Bakery Menu

Omas Bäckerei

  • Engelsaugen (angel eyes): Butter and Raspberry Jam Cookie Dipped in Chocolate
  • Pfeffernüsse : Cinnamon, Clove and Ginger Spiced Cookie
  • Black Forest cupcake: Chocolate-Cherry Cupcake w/Almond Buttercream Icing
  • Vanillekipferl: A Crescent Shaped Almond Cookie
  • Linzer: (Hazelnut and Raspberry Sandwich Cookie
  • Nussecken: Hazelnut, Apricot Bar Cookie
  • Apfelkuchen: Traditional German Apple Cake
  • Zitronenbretzeln: Lemon Pretzel Shaped Cookie
Beer on Tap

Columbia, SC

  • Conquest Brewery Der Alte Fritz
  • Conquest Brewery Medusa Stout

Chapel Hill

  • Carolina Brewery Oktoberfest

Other Beers

  • Becks
  • Becks Oktoberfest
  • Widmer Okto Festival Ale
  • Widmer Marionberry Hibiscus Gose
  • Widmer Hefe
  • Goose Island Oktoberfest
  • Pyramid Oktoberfest
  • Stegmaier Oktoberfest
  • Red Hook Wit
  • Hoegarden
  • Shocktop Pumpkin Wheat
  • Red Hook Pumpkin Porter
  • Magic Hat Elderbetty
Lemonade & sodas
Lunch & Dinner Menu

Plates = 1 Meat plus 2 sides and Brötchen

Choice of  Wiener Schnitzel, Jaegerschnitzel, Weisswurst or Bratwurst
  • Kartoffelsalat (Potato Salad)
  • Bratkartoffeln (Fried Potatoes w/Bacon and Onion)
  • Rotkraut mit Apfel (Sweet, Sour Cabbage w/Apples)
  • Green Beans
  • Späetzle (traditional German noodles)
  • Sauerkraut
  • Vegetarian Options Available
Sandwich Menu
Sandwich on Brötchen
Schnitzel (Pork)
• Hot Dogs for the kids

Oktoberfest Entertainment

The Incarnation Dancers will perform Friday at 4:30 and 7:00pm, Saturday at 5:00 and 6pm and Sunday at 12:00 and 2:00 pm
  Friday     Saturday Sunday
11:00 am      

Die Lustigen Musikanten

(the Happy Musicians)


12:00 pm   The German Connection Band
1:00 pm    
2:00 pm   Bavarian dance lessons with Caroline Hoadley. Performances by the Walhalla Bavarian Dancers
3:00 pm  

Die Lustigen Musikanten

(the Happy Musicians)

Special organ recital by Pastor Jim Parham 3:00-3:30

4:00 pm  

German Friendship
Folk Dancers
At 3:30


Die Lustigen
4:00 – 6:00

5:00 pm 4:30 Opening Ceremonies: O Zapft ist!    
6-10:00pm The German Connection Band The German Connection Band  

Special performances by the German Friendship Folk Dancers at 3:30 and 4:30 on Sunday.