Holy Cross is a member congregation of the Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod and has been part of the Portage community since 1961. The congregation is served by Rev. Timothy Engel. Pastor Engel is a 1989 graduate of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. He is married and has two children. In addition to serving Holy Cross, Pastor Engel is chaplain for the Portage Fire and Police Departments and the Team Coordinator for IN-CIRT, the Indiana District Critical Incident Response Team.
- Children, Youth and Family Ministry
- Christian Care
- Cross-Cultural Outreach