Chi Rho Center, an outreach ministry of St. John’s Lutheran Church of Minneapolis, nurtures body, mind and spirit.

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Annual Confirmation Retreat

Four young people were confirmed at St. John’s on Sunday, September 13, 2015.  The confirmands, high school youth, and Pastor enjoy some quality time every winter at Chi Rho.

ChiRho Worship on Sunday, August 16

St. John’s Lutheran Church held outdoor worship at ChiRho Center on Sunday, August 16.  After a refreshing thunderstorm during the night. Sunday morning was comfortably cool and overcast for the 66 worshipers.  Overnight visitors from […]

Summerfest 2015 was a success!

What a fantastic Summerfest! We had many people all weekend. On Saturday folks enjoyed the music of four groups, including our Belz Brothers. Tacos in a Bag, hamburgers, brats, watermelon and more were served all […]


  • Welcome to Chi Rho Center!

  • Beautiful music at sunset!

  • Chi Rho Peninsula on Lake Sylvia, Annandale, MN

  • Enjoying great games at the camp!

  • Go for a wonderful hayride in the fall!

  • Kick your heels up with some line-dancing!

  • Bobbing for apples! Fun for all!

  • Having fun making HUGE bubbles!

  • Hit the basketball courts!

  • A refreshing swim in the lake with friends!

  • The beach is a great place for fun!

  • Catching fish on a summer day!

  • Carving pumpkins in the fall - fun for everyone!

  • Playing hockey on the ice - a great time to be outdoors!

  • Brass musicians playing outdoors - great entertainment!

  • Our winter landscape is beautiful!

  • Come see our beautiful sunset over the lake!

  • Come see our fall colors over the lake!

  • Playing with friends at Camp Chi Rho!

  • Evenings around the campfire are the best!

  • Group gatherings and play are delightful at Camp Chi Rho!

  • Everyone enjoys playing together at Camp Chi Rho!

  • Having fun out on the lake!

  • Relaxing on the dock on a beautiful summer day!

  • Activities for all ages!

  • Chi Rho Center has distictive Red Doors! Welcome!

  • Ringing the dinner bell at Camp Chi Rho!

  • Picnic at Camp Chi Rho!

  • Summerfest music at Camp Chi Rho!