COVID Exodus (Coffee Talk)

Why are pastors leaving ministry during the pandemic?

Toxic Leadership (Coffee Talk)

Why does toxic leadership happen in the Church?

Do Not Be Anxious

Sermon | August 8, 2021

Brainstorming Session (August 8, 2021)

Sharing ideas about the future of All Souls.

Pastor’s Desk: What Comes Next?

The future of All Souls.

Quo vadis All Souls?

All Souls Protestant Church St. Gallen und Ostschweiz will cease to exist in its present form by the end of November 2021.

A Welcoming Church (Coffee Talk)

What do we mean when we say, "All are Welcome" at All Souls?

Pentecost Sunday (Coffee Talk)

Pastor Scotty and Karsten Risseeuw discuss where the Church is and where it is going.

What Is The Ascension?

Come and join us on Zoom where we learn about the Ascension and what it means for us today.

Sixth Sunday of Easter (Online Service)

Come and worship with us online! All are welcome!

New Sermon Uploads

Check out our Vimeo page for the latest messages.

Passion Poetry

by Rev. Desiree Bergauer-Deppinaar

Zoom Study Group (May 2021)

Come and join us as we learn about the Epistle of Polycarp.

Second Sunday of Easter (Online Service)

Come and worship with us online! All are welcome!

Pastor’s Desk: Holy Week 2021

Seeing things differently.

For God So Loved The World

Fourth sunday in Lent. Online Service.

Transfiguration Sunday (Online Service)

Come and worship with us online! All are welcome!

Upcoming Services

How we will proceed with worship gatherings this year.

Word of the Day 2021

The encouragement continues.

Pastor’s Desk: Back to the Table

After an eleven month break we will celebrate Communion again.

COVID-19 vaccines

Resources for questions and concerns.

It’s healing time!

What must the Church do as the pandemic ends?

Second Sunday After Epiphany (Online Service)

Come and worship with us online! All are welcome!

Second Sunday of Christmas (Online Service)

Come and worship with us online! All are welcome!

God is love (3)

Toward maturity.

God is love (2)

About Self-Love.

Early Christmas Service 2020

Come and join us as we celebrate the birth of our Lord!

Open Book feedback

Reflecting on the Open Book series in autumn 2020

God is love (1)

About Gods love.

2020 Advent Calendar

Daily readings for the Advent season.

Zürich Christmas Service

Carols in the Fraumünster Cathedral.

Pastor’s Desk: Advent explained

Answers to questions about the Advent season.

Characteristics of declining churches

Article by Carey Nieuwhof about reasons for declining churches

Meet the Congregation: Bima

This week we interviewed Bima. He comes from Indonesia and was a part of All Souls from 2019 to 2020.

All Souls Vimeo

Our Vimeo channel has sermons, songs and more.

Who’s your buddy?

Encouraging one another through the second COVID-19 wave.

Meet the Congregation: Sarah

This week we interviewed Sarah. She comes from England and was a part of All Souls from 2017 to 2018.

COVID-19 Resources

We have sourced some websites with sound information and practical help.

Now it’s your turn

Doing your part in the second COVID-19 wave.

OpenBook series moves to Zoom

Remaining sessions are virtualized (Zoom)

Meet the Congregation: Daphne

This week we interviewed Dahpne. She comes from Taiwan and was a part of our community in 2019.

The Word of the Day

A daily encouragement

Pastor’s Desk: A second wave

As COVID-19 cases rise in Switzerland, here is what our Church is doing.

Why an English-speaking community?

It's not just about language

The first will be last, and the last will be first

Sermon on Jonah 3:6-4:2 and Matthew 20:1-16.

How to read the Bible?

Open Book: A space to learn about the Bible together

Rejoice! (2)

How to put faith into practice.

How many times should I forgive?

Sermon on Psalm 130:1-8 and Matthew 18:21-35.

If your brother or sister sins against you

Sermon on 1 Corinthians 5:1-5 and Matthew 18:15-20.

I Will Give You The Keys Of The Kingdom Of Heaven

Sermon on Psalm 2:1-12 and Matthew 16:13-20.

The Millennials Are Coming

How All Souls is reaching Generation Y.

Send her away, for she is crying out after us

Sermon on Isaiah 56:1-8 and Matthew 15:21-28.

Rejoice! (1)

Paul to the Philippians about some basics of faith

He came to them walking on the sea

Sermon on Jeremiah 29:5-7;10-14 and Matthew 14:22-33

We Only Have Five Loaves and Two Fish

Sermon on Isaiah 55:1-5 and Matthew 14:13-21

Back to church!

Returning to public worship. August 2, 2020.

Pastor’s Desk: Summer 2020

Cast your cares upon the Lord.


Freedom reveals itself in connectedness

Subtle racism in Switzerland

Die Presse zum Anlass "Let's talk about race".

Being a blessing

Superhero feelings or is there something better?

Black Lives Matter To Us

How All Souls is showing solidarity.

Learning about the origins of racism

Videos in German and English about racism

Social Media

Different ways to stay in touch

Do not murder

Black Lives Matter

We are getting back on our feet

Check the calendar for upcoming events!

God is not religious

Differentiating between faith and religious practice

The church we want to be

How personal expectations and decisions form our community.

He restores my soul

A reflection on Psalm 23

What is Grace?

The undeserved favor of God – and what else is linked to it?

The new normal

How will Church be as the lock down ends?

Praying hands

Look at your hands and focus your prayer.

Give us a ring!

As the pandemic continues, help is just a phone call away.

What is Sin?

It's probably different from what you think.

What is Faith?

What does it mean to believe?

Stories In Stone – devotional readings before Easter

Day by day devotionals, featuring painted stones by Anja Knöpfli

Holy Week Story Stones

Being creative in the week before Easter

Thumbs up!

Vote for the posts you like!


Be nice to yourself. Be kind to others.

The apostle Paul in lockdown

Dealing with restrictions and crises.

What’s your story?

Participate! Our Resources page helps you to start creating content for our website.

The Art of Improvising

Tips for the lockdown

Social Distance Church

How can we worship together while services are cancelled?

Coronavirus Update: All services cancelled

There will be no services starting at March 15th 2020, until further notice

The “Pest Lied” liturgy

A prayer service for the Coronavirus and other epidemics.

Call To Prayer: Coronavirus

For the Coronavirus epidemic

Pastor’s Desk: Lent Is Remembering

Three things we should not forget

Lent Devotional

Daily Bible readings and prayers for the 2020 Lenten season.

How To Practice Lent

Don't prove yourself. Be yourself.

Brunch Seminar with Kirsten Haglund

This event has been cancelled.

World Day Of Prayer 2020

This event has been cancelled.

Pancake Day 2020

Why Celebrate Pancake Day?

The kingdom is not just work

We are called to rest.

A new beginning

We are all beginners.

The plight before Christmas

Where do we stand with our celebrations?

Sacred Idleness

The importance of rest.

Slowing down in a fast paced world

Unwind, connect, refresh.

How to focus fellowship

We are the church we want to be.

Podcast with Scotty Williams

A church planter's life and vision

Translation tools for writers

A selection of websites that help you to write better texts in different languages.

Change is inevitable

Charting unknown territory.

Listen to Sermons

Latest sermons are now shown automatically.

Pastor’s Desk: Grace for the summer

A word from our pastor for the Summer Break.

Summer Break 2019

No services on july 14th and 21st 2019.

Subscribe to our newsletters

We are switching from personal emails to better Newsletters. Subcribe now!

What is Rally Day?

Short introduction to Rally Day, a social event celebrated by protestant churches around the world.

New All Souls Website

We are just starting…

Pastoral Care

Visits, Baptisms, Funerals, or just a good talk.


Our sacraments are baptism and communion, by which we share our joy and faith.


Heartfelt comfort for our souls.


We welcome children to participate in our gatherings.

Bible Study

Educate yourself. Learn. Talk. Listen.

Sunday Gatherings

We currently have two types of gatherings: a classic church service or a table talk gathering.

Community Life

The church service is just one of many more activities.

Our Affiliations

We build together.

Our Denomination

This is our home.

Our Team

We love to create and support fellowship together.

Our Covenant

To live out our calling.

Our beliefs

As a fellowship, we try to grasp and to understand our calling.

All Souls Logo

Where does the All Souls Logo come from?


About the origins of the All Souls Protestant Church.